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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Publishing
Rank 133 89 123
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +34
Contract jobs citing Publishing 6 32 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.19% 1.29% 0.080%
As % of the General category 0.60% 3.95% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 26 1
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£361 £321 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.21% +33.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £303 £325
% change year-on-year
+26.85% -6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.58 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+23.31% -2.77%
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
1003 811 916
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 31.91% 32.57% 36.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 687 544 615
Average daily rate £425 £393 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.28% +6.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £264 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £576 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 32 49
Average hourly rate £36.50 £30.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.66% -17.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.68 £12.78 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+20.45% -12.00%

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Publishing across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Publishing within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
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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
Bristol -8 4 £361 +31.09% 6
Dorset - 1 - - 5
Gloucestershire - - - -
Somerset - - - - 2
Publishing
England

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 9 (34.62%) Content Management
1 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
2 7 (26.92%) CMS
2 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
2 7 (26.92%) Intranet
3 6 (23.08%) HTML
3 6 (23.08%) Migration
3 6 (23.08%) QA
3 6 (23.08%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (19.23%) SCCM
4 5 (19.23%) Windows
4 5 (19.23%) ITIL
5 4 (15.38%) SMS
5 4 (15.38%) CSS
5 4 (15.38%) Remedy
5 4 (15.38%) MSI
5 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
5 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
6 3 (11.54%) Drupal
6 3 (11.54%) jQuery
6 3 (11.54%) Open Source
6 3 (11.54%) HTML5
6 3 (11.54%) Finance
6 3 (11.54%) Legal
6 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
6 3 (11.54%) PHP
6 3 (11.54%) MySQL
7 2 (7.69%) Photoshop
7 2 (7.69%) Linux

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 (26.92%) CMS
1 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
2 6 (23.08%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (11.54%) Drupal
4 1 (3.85%) WordPress
4 1 (3.85%) IBM Notes
4 1 (3.85%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (3.85%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) Intranet
2 4 (15.38%) SMS
3 1 (3.85%) Internet
3 1 (3.85%) DHCP
3 1 (3.85%) VPN
3 1 (3.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MSI
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
1 3 (11.54%) Legal
2 1 (3.85%) Multimedia
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (15.38%) Analyst
1 4 (15.38%) Deployment Engineer
2 3 (11.54%) Drupal Developer
2 3 (11.54%) SharePoint Administrator
2 3 (11.54%) Business Analyst
2 3 (11.54%) Administrator
2 3 (11.54%) Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Web Developer
3 2 (7.69%) PHP Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Senior Communications Officer
3 2 (7.69%) PHP Drupal Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Designer
3 2 (7.69%) Communications Officer
3 2 (7.69%) SCCM Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Web Editor
4 1 (3.85%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Content Editor
4 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) HTML
2 4 (15.38%) CSS
3 3 (11.54%) jQuery
3 3 (11.54%) HTML5
4 2 (7.69%) Ajax
5 1 (3.85%) Symfony
5 1 (3.85%) CSS3
5 1 (3.85%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Open Source
2 2 (7.69%) Social Media
2 2 (7.69%) Kindle
2 2 (7.69%) User Experience
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.85%) Photography
3 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Vista
3 1 (3.85%) Mac OS
3 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Content Management
2 6 (23.08%) Migration
3 5 (19.23%) ITIL
4 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.69%) UML
5 2 (7.69%) SEO
5 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.69%) Project Planning
5 2 (7.69%) Asset Management
5 2 (7.69%) Web Usability
5 2 (7.69%) Information Architecture
5 2 (7.69%) Web Application Development
6 1 (3.85%) Time Management
6 1 (3.85%) Business Transformation
6 1 (3.85%) Analytics
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.85%) Information Management
6 1 (3.85%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.85%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
2 3 (11.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) QA
2 2 (7.69%) ISO 9001
2 2 (7.69%) SLA
3 1 (3.85%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) SCCM
2 2 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Remedy
2 2 (7.69%) Adobe
2 2 (7.69%) Google
3 1 (3.85%) LANDesk
3 1 (3.85%) VMware
3 1 (3.85%) Lotus
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
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