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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Publishing
England / South West
Rank 130 124 141
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +17
Contract jobs citing Publishing 4 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.15% 0.48% 0.20%
As % of the General category 0.48% 1.48% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 2
Median daily rate £330 £325 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -9.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £269 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £412 £389
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £122.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £50.00 £21.58
% change year-on-year
-65.00% +131.69%

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
828 944 984
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 31.97% 32.66% 32.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 573 642 673
Median daily rate £375 £375 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 49 53
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +18.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £27.50 £21.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £57.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-24.28% +27.27%

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
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 23 January 2017. 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 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
Wiltshire +3 2 £290 -10.07% 1
Dorset - 2 £350 -
Publishing
England

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 (45.45%) CMS
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Document Management
3 3 (27.27%) Content Management
3 3 (27.27%) QA
4 2 (18.18%) Social Media
4 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
4 2 (18.18%) BDD
4 2 (18.18%) User Experience
4 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Selenium
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Intranet
4 2 (18.18%) Marketing
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) SEO
4 2 (18.18%) Workflow
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) MS Office
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) SpecFlow
4 2 (18.18%) User Stories
5 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
5 1 (9.09%) HTML
5 1 (9.09%) Content Development
5 1 (9.09%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Content Writing
5 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
5 1 (9.09%) Analytics

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 5 (45.45%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
1 2 (18.18%) Selenium
1 2 (18.18%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Designer
2 2 (18.18%) Content Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (9.09%) Content Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Content Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Content Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (9.09%) IT Change Manager
3 1 (9.09%) QA Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Quality Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Software Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Web Content Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Web Content Writer
3 1 (9.09%) Web Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) CSS3
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) HTML5
1 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Social Media
1 2 (18.18%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Copywriting
2 1 (9.09%) Graphic Design
2 1 (9.09%) Replication
2 1 (9.09%) Statistics
2 1 (9.09%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (27.27%) Content Management
1 3 (27.27%) Document Management
2 2 (18.18%) BDD
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
2 2 (18.18%) SEO
2 2 (18.18%) TDD
2 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
2 2 (18.18%) User Stories
2 2 (18.18%) Workflow
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) API Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Content Development
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Publishing
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Content Management
3 1 (9.09%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
3 1 (9.09%) Tag Management
3 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe
2 1 (9.09%) Ektron
2 1 (9.09%) EPiServer
2 1 (9.09%) Meridio
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