The 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Publishing
Rank 67 56 73
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +17
Contract jobs citing Publishing 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.54% 0.16% 0.22%
As % of the General category 1.28% 0.47% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£405 £550 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.36% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.72 £15.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +14.81%
Publishing
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

General Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
391 212 434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 42.18% 34.08% 48.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 155 295
Average daily rate £360 £390 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.67% +6.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £485 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 12
Average hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% -56.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £22.60 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £20.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+23.17% -29.31%

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 23 September 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 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) Drupal
2 3 (33.33%) jQuery
2 3 (33.33%) Open Source
2 3 (33.33%) HTML5
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Ajax
2 3 (33.33%) Digital Media
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) PHP
2 3 (33.33%) MySQL
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (22.22%) Intranet
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 2 (22.22%) ISO 9001
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) .NET
3 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Kindle
3 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) Mac OS
4 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
4 1 (11.11%) COBIT
4 1 (11.11%) LANDesk
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 3 (33.33%) Drupal
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 1 (11.11%) IBM Notes
3 1 (11.11%) Lotus Domino
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Intranet
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Web Developer
1 3 (33.33%) PHP Developer
1 3 (33.33%) PHP Web Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Drupal Developer
1 3 (33.33%) PHP Drupal Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
1 3 (33.33%) Ajax
1 3 (33.33%) jQuery
1 3 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Open Source
1 3 (33.33%) Digital Media
2 2 (22.22%) Kindle
3 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) Mac OS
3 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) UML
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 3 (33.33%) PHP
2 2 (22.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO 9001
2 1 (11.11%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Lotus
1 1 (11.11%) Remedy
1 1 (11.11%) VMware
1 1 (11.11%) LANDesk