The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Publishing
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 136 136
Rank change year-on-year +29 0  
Contract jobs citing Publishing 10 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.49% 0.43% 0.31%
As % of the General category 1.65% 1.23% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 8
Median daily rate £350 £555 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.93% +101.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £600 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £408 £396
% change year-on-year -1.84% +2.83%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £13.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year -3.22% -53.03%  

Publishing is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 605 977 905
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 29.86% 34.63% 30.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 712 644
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 7 21
Median hourly rate £13.93 £14.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.93% -42.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.24 £11.80 £7.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.38 £48.40 £159.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Publishing
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing Publishing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Publishing in Yorkshire

Publishing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Publishing in Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Publishing in Yorkshire

Publishing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Publishing in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Publishing in Yorkshire

Publishing
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Publishing within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +16 10 £350 -36.93% 1
Publishing
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Publishing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Publishing.

1 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (41.94%) User Experience
3 9 (29.03%) HTML
3 9 (29.03%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (25.81%) Analytics
5 7 (22.58%) .NET
6 6 (19.35%) OO
6 6 (19.35%) Legal
6 6 (19.35%) DevOps
7 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
7 5 (16.13%) Web Application Development
7 5 (16.13%) Entity Framework
7 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
7 5 (16.13%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 5 (16.13%) SOLID
7 5 (16.13%) SEO
7 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
7 5 (16.13%) MVC
7 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
7 5 (16.13%) C#
8 3 (9.68%) Finance
8 3 (9.68%) Social Media
9 2 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (6.45%) Selenium
9 2 (6.45%) Load Testing
9 2 (6.45%) Test Scripting
9 2 (6.45%) Scrum
9 2 (6.45%) C
9 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services

Publishing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) CMS
1 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) HP UFT
1 2 (6.45%) LoadRunner
1 2 (6.45%) Selenium
2 1 (3.23%) Xcode
General
1 6 (19.35%) Legal
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Electronics
3 1 (3.23%) Games
3 1 (3.23%) Law
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Content Designer
1 17 (54.84%) Designer
2 9 (29.03%) Developer
3 5 (16.13%) .NET Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Senior .NET Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Digital Content Designer
5 2 (6.45%) Digital Designer
5 2 (6.45%) Portal Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) C/C++ Developer
6 1 (3.23%) C++ Games Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (3.23%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
6 1 (3.23%) iOS Developer
6 1 (3.23%) J2EE WebSphere Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Java WebSphere Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Web Content Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) HTML
2 7 (22.58%) .NET
3 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
3 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
3 5 (16.13%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.23%) Cocoa
4 1 (3.23%) CSS
4 1 (3.23%) J2EE
4 1 (3.23%) RESTful
4 1 (3.23%) SGML
4 1 (3.23%) Unreal Engine
4 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) User Experience
2 3 (9.68%) Social Media
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) iPad
3 1 (3.23%) iPhone
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (29.03%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (25.81%) Analytics
4 6 (19.35%) DevOps
4 6 (19.35%) OO
5 5 (16.13%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
5 5 (16.13%) MVC
5 5 (16.13%) SEO
5 5 (16.13%) SOLID
5 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (16.13%) Web Application Development
6 2 (6.45%) Load Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Scrum
6 2 (6.45%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.23%) Content Management
7 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (3.23%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.23%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) C#
2 2 (6.45%) C
3 1 (3.23%) C++
3 1 (3.23%) Java
3 1 (3.23%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) ISEB
1 2 (6.45%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.23%) vCenter Server
2 1 (3.23%) vRealize
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) HP
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Apple
2 1 (3.23%) IBM
2 1 (3.23%) Progress
2 1 (3.23%) SAP
2 1 (3.23%) VMware