The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Publishing
Rank 55 52 44
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Contract jobs citing Publishing 6 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.84% 0.18% 0.93%
As % of the General category 3.17% 0.45% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Average daily rate
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£425 £288 £256
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.82% +12.19%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £321
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.54 £17.50 £17.69
% change year-on-year
+23.08% -1.07%
Publishing
UK

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

General Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
189 221 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 26.40% 38.70% 35.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 150 100
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 £13.87 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.56% -15.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -13.72%

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Publishing Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Publishing
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Publishing Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Publishing
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Publishing Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Publishing
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 5 March 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
South Wales +5 5 £425 +47.82% 1
Publishing
UK

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
1 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
1 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
1 5 (55.56%) Migration
1 5 (55.56%) jQuery
1 5 (55.56%) Office 365
1 5 (55.56%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (44.44%) MS Office
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) .NET
3 3 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (33.33%) XML
3 3 (33.33%) Intranet
3 3 (33.33%) CSS3
3 3 (33.33%) MVC
3 3 (33.33%) HTML5
3 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (33.33%) Ajax
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 1 (11.11%) MS Access
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) Streaming Video

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
1 5 (55.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 1 (11.11%) InDesign
3 1 (11.11%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Office 365
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MS Access
1 1 (11.11%) OLAP
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
2 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
1 1 (11.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) SharePoint Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Auditor
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
1 5 (55.56%) jQuery
2 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 3 (33.33%) XML
2 3 (33.33%) CSS3
2 3 (33.33%) HTML5
2 3 (33.33%) Ajax
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Streaming Video
1 1 (11.11%) Interactive TV
1 1 (11.11%) NHS
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) Social Network
1 1 (11.11%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Content Management
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) BDD
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) ITSM
3 1 (11.11%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe