The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Publishing
Rank 61 46 36
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -10
Contract jobs citing Publishing 2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.35% 0.22% 1.36%
As % of the General category 1.49% 0.64% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£313 - £313
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 - £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £365 £313
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +16.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.29 £30.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-45.70% +130.76%
Publishing
Wales

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

General Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
134 157 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 23.43% 34.97% 40.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 105 105
Average daily rate £383 £384 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.32% -4.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 10
Average hourly rate £80.00 £16.00 £10.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+400.00% +45.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £10.18 £6.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £132.00 £24.70 £62.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -19.23%

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Publishing Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Publishing
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Publishing Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Publishing
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Publishing Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Publishing
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Publishing within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 1 £350 -
Publishing
Wales

Publishing
Top 21 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 (80.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) Interactive TV
3 1 (20.00%) Web Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Web 2.0
3 1 (20.00%) SEO
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) CMS
3 1 (20.00%) Streaming Video
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Statistics
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Social Network
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 1 (20.00%) CMS
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Content Editor
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Web Editor
2 1 (20.00%) Web Content Editor
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Streaming Video
2 1 (20.00%) Interactive TV
2 1 (20.00%) Web 2.0
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Content Management
2 1 (20.00%) Web Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) BDD
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) User Stories
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) SEO
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree