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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Publishing
Rank 143 132 91
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -41
Contract jobs citing Publishing 7 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% 0.25% 0.77%
As % of the General category 0.64% 0.73% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 11
Average daily rate
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£275 £393 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.93% +30.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £299 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £487 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+34.16% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £15.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+96.82% -10.00%
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
1099 1099 720
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 32.86% 34.76% 32.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 741 724 477
Average daily rate £400 £389 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.89% -0.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 49 28
Average hourly rate £38.00 £33.50 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.43% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.00 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £41.01 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.83 £22.50 £22.47
% change year-on-year
+14.80% +0.15%

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
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 28 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Publishing within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 August 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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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 -3 3 £375 -26.47% 2
Wiltshire -1 2 £238 - 1
Somerset +3 1 £347 +26.18%
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Publishing
England

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (36.36%) Finance
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
2 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) User Experience
3 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
3 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (18.18%) jQuery
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (18.18%) MS Office
3 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
3 2 (18.18%) Intranet
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) CSS
3 2 (18.18%) XML
3 2 (18.18%) Content Management
3 2 (18.18%) Information Management
3 2 (18.18%) Ajax
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) CMS
4 1 (9.09%) Games
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Military
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) CMS
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (9.09%) IIS
3 1 (9.09%) Drupal
3 1 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Intranet
2 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (9.09%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) SpecFlow
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Military
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Web Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Webmaster
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Communications Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (9.09%) PHP Drupal Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Android Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Governance Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Android Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Android Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Ajax
1 2 (18.18%) jQuery
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) XML
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) XSLT
2 1 (9.09%) Flash
2 1 (9.09%) OpenGL
2 1 (9.09%) HTML5
2 1 (9.09%) iOS SDK
2 1 (9.09%) CSS3
2 1 (9.09%) Sass
2 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 1 (9.09%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) User Experience
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) W3C
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Blog
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Content Management
2 2 (18.18%) Information Management
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security
3 1 (9.09%) UML
3 1 (9.09%) SOA
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) Validation
3 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Web Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C#
1 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) PHP
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) CCIA
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) CCA
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCEA
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix
2 1 (9.09%) Apple
2 1 (9.09%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) Sitecore
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
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