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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Publishing
Rank 65 69 63
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Contract jobs citing Publishing 8 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.95% 0.46% 0.62%
As % of the General category 2.64% 1.39% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Average daily rate £325 £361 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.84% -19.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £21.58 £16.74
% change year-on-year
+131.69% +28.95%
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
303 287 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 35.86% 32.99% 34.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 206 200
Average daily rate £361 £380 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.13% -4.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £525 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 7
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +105.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.65 £22.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.40 £45.35 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

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
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 12 February 2016, 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 16 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 11 (50.00%) Finance
3 8 (36.36%) Web Application Development
4 6 (27.27%) Risk Management
4 6 (27.27%) C
4 6 (27.27%) Blog
5 5 (22.73%) MS Office
5 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
6 4 (18.18%) Programme Management
6 4 (18.18%) WebEx
6 4 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (18.18%) Change Control
7 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
7 3 (13.64%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (13.64%) Information Management
7 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
8 2 (9.09%) Windows
8 2 (9.09%) RoboHelp
8 2 (9.09%) Project Management
8 2 (9.09%) SCORM
8 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (9.09%) Learning Management System
8 2 (9.09%) User Experience
9 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (4.55%) Analytics
9 1 (4.55%) Social Media
9 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
9 1 (4.55%) Google
9 1 (4.55%) Video Editing
9 1 (4.55%) Google Analytics

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (13.64%) SharePoint
1 3 (13.64%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (4.55%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Office
2 2 (9.09%) RoboHelp
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) WebEx
General
1 11 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Designer
2 6 (27.27%) Communications Manager
2 6 (27.27%) Governance Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) SharePoint Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Author
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Author
5 1 (4.55%) Campaign Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Web Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Web Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Blog
2 2 (9.09%) Learning Management System
2 2 (9.09%) SCORM
2 2 (9.09%) User Experience
3 1 (4.55%) e-Learning
3 1 (4.55%) Social Media
3 1 (4.55%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Web Application Development
2 6 (27.27%) Risk Management
3 4 (18.18%) Change Control
3 4 (18.18%) Programme Management
4 3 (13.64%) Information Management
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Analytics
6 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.55%) Scrum
6 1 (4.55%) SEO
6 1 (4.55%) Time Management
6 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Google