The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Publishing
South West / Bristol
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 66 70
Rank change year-on-year +2 +4  
Contract jobs citing Publishing 3 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.37% 0.66% 0.12%
As % of the General category 1.09% 1.75% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year -16.66% -17.24%  

Publishing is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 274 343 305
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 33.74% 37.57% 36.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 248 219
Median daily rate £375 £361 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.02% -3.86%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £474 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.87% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 1
Median hourly rate £34.50 £37.50 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.00% +3.02%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +24.00%  

Publishing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing Publishing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Publishing in Bristol

Publishing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Publishing in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for Publishing in Bristol

Publishing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Publishing in Bristol

Publishing
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Publishing.

1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) User Stories
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) SEO
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) XSLT
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) Maven
3 1 (25.00%) XPath
3 1 (25.00%) Grunt
3 1 (25.00%) Docker
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Social Media
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) Spring Boot

Publishing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Grunt
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Content Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Product Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Product Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
1 1 (25.00%) Spring Boot
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Social Media
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) SEO
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker