The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Publishing
Rank 141 138 134
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Contract jobs citing Publishing 7 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.23% 0.19% 0.30%
As % of the General category 0.78% 0.62% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 4
Median daily rate £325 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £409 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £275
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £27.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-47.74% +38.75%
Publishing
England

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

General Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
901 962 1010
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 29.57% 30.02% 33.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 654 668 679
Median daily rate £375 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £504
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +3.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 68 47
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +17.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.42 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £55.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Publishing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Publishing Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Publishing
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Publishing Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Publishing
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Publishing across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Publishing Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Publishing
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Publishing Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Publishing
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Publishing within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bristol -1 3 £325 -10.34% 2
Wiltshire -4 2 £425 +47.82% 1
Dorset - 1 £200 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £290 -
Publishing
England

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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 South West region with a requirement for Publishing.

1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) Marketing
2 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) MS Office
3 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) CMS
3 2 (14.29%) Business Development
3 2 (14.29%) Content Management
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Google
3 2 (14.29%) ArcSight
3 2 (14.29%) Web Application Development
3 2 (14.29%) Social Media
3 2 (14.29%) User Experience
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Content Management
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Publishing
4 1 (7.14%) Service Design
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (7.14%) Open Source
4 1 (7.14%) Web Usability

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Solr
2 1 (7.14%) Drupal
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
2 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) GitHub
1 1 (7.14%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Intranet
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (21.43%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) Back Office
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (14.29%) Content Designer
1 2 (14.29%) Content Manager
1 2 (14.29%) Designer
1 2 (14.29%) Head of Communications
1 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Digital Architect
2 1 (7.14%) Digital Content Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Digital Developer
2 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Junior
2 1 (7.14%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared Project Manager
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Support
2 1 (7.14%) Web Content Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Web Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Website Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Social Media
2 2 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Business Development
1 2 (14.29%) Content Management
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL
1 2 (14.29%) Migration
1 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
1 2 (14.29%) Project Management
1 2 (14.29%) Web Application Development
2 1 (7.14%) Analytics
2 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.14%) Digital Content Management
2 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
2 1 (7.14%) Logistics
2 1 (7.14%) Network Planning
2 1 (7.14%) Open Source
2 1 (7.14%) SEO
2 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
2 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
2 1 (7.14%) Web Usability
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) ArcSight
2 2 (14.29%) Google
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (7.14%) VMware