The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Bristol region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Publishing
Rank 66 48 65
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +17
Contract jobs citing Publishing 3 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.38% 0.38% 0.47%
As % of the General category 1.15% 1.00% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£225 - £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £350 £361
% change year-on-year
-21.42% -2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
General Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
261 200 454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 32.95% 37.59% 53.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 139 320
Average daily rate £350 £380 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 11
Average hourly rate £16.00 £42.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.35% +88.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £17.85 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £47.50 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -18.18%
Publishing
South West

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Publishing across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Publishing Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Publishing
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Publishing across the Bristol region.

Publishing Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Publishing
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Publishing across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Publishing Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Publishing
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Publishing Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Publishing
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Publishing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Publishing.

1 7 (58.33%) SharePoint
1 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) Service Management
2 5 (41.67%) Intranet
2 5 (41.67%) Remedy
2 5 (41.67%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) .NET
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Ajax
4 3 (25.00%) Drupal
4 3 (25.00%) jQuery
4 3 (25.00%) Open Source
4 3 (25.00%) HTML5
4 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) UML
4 3 (25.00%) MySQL
4 3 (25.00%) PHP
4 3 (25.00%) HTML
4 3 (25.00%) Digital Media
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) Legal
6 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 1 (8.33%) Solvency II

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Publishing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Publishing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (58.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (25.00%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Consultant
1 6 (50.00%) SharePoint Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (25.00%) PHP Web Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Drupal Developer
3 3 (25.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Solvency II Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Lead Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) Ajax
2 3 (25.00%) jQuery
2 3 (25.00%) HTML5
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Open Source
1 3 (25.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Service Management
2 3 (25.00%) UML
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C#
1 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Remedy
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft