Period
to 18 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Publishing over the 6 months to 18 January 2019 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
England > South West
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 205 181 197
Rank change year-on-year -24 +16 -15
Contract jobs citing Publishing 17 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.27% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the General category 0.88% 0.52% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 4
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +9.09% -1.79%
10th Percentile £350 £274 £253
90th Percentile £659 £510 £415
England median daily rate £450 £450 £428
% change year-on-year - +5.14% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £29.33 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +67.57% -12.50% -35.48%

Publishing is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,934 1,747 1,669
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 30.34% 33.08% 31.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,294 1,152 1,168
South West median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £305 £275 £238
90th Percentile £625 £575 £550
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 61 94
South West median hourly rate £37.75 £32.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.15% -7.14% -15.97%
10th Percentile £18.70 £12.09 £18.95
90th Percentile £49.38 £59.50 £47.70
England median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% -3.85%

Publishing
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Publishing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Publishing in the South West

Publishing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Publishing in the South West

Publishing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Publishing in the South West over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Publishing in the South West

Publishing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Publishing 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 6 months to 18 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -10 6 £363 -19.44% 3
Dorset - 4 £456 -
Devon -2 2 £513 +2.50%
Wiltshire -45 1 - -
Publishing
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Publishing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Publishing.

1 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (47.06%) .NET
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) Java
4 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
5 5 (29.41%) JBoss
5 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
5 5 (29.41%) Java EE
5 5 (29.41%) Back Office
5 5 (29.41%) Microservices
5 5 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (29.41%) Office 365
5 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
5 5 (29.41%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (29.41%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (23.53%) Records Management
6 4 (23.53%) REST
6 4 (23.53%) E-Discovery
6 4 (23.53%) DevOps
6 4 (23.53%) Scrum
6 4 (23.53%) Identity Management
7 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
7 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
7 3 (17.65%) SOA
7 3 (17.65%) Content Management
7 3 (17.65%) CMS
7 3 (17.65%) Workflow
7 3 (17.65%) Finance
7 3 (17.65%) Kanban
7 3 (17.65%) QA

Publishing
Co-occurring 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 (29.41%) JBoss
1 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
2 3 (17.65%) CMS
2 3 (17.65%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Office 365
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.88%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) VLAN
1 1 (5.88%) VoIP
1 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Power BI
2 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.88%) QlikView
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) SAP BW
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Artifactory
1 1 (5.88%) Gradle
1 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (29.41%) Back Office
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Architect
1 5 (29.41%) Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) SharePoint Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) SharePoint Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Digital Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Writer
4 2 (11.76%) Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Digital Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Android Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 1 (5.88%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Power BI Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Power BI Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Support
5 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
2 5 (29.41%) Java EE
3 4 (23.53%) REST
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
4 2 (11.76%) XML
5 1 (5.88%) Android SDK
5 1 (5.88%) Dagger
5 1 (5.88%) Gson
5 1 (5.88%) JSON
5 1 (5.88%) Lambda Expressions
5 1 (5.88%) Retrofit
5 1 (5.88%) RxJava
5 1 (5.88%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
2 5 (29.41%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (17.65%) Blog
3 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
3 3 (17.65%) Wiki
4 2 (11.76%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Android
1 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (29.41%) Microservices
2 5 (29.41%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (23.53%) DevOps
3 4 (23.53%) E-Discovery
3 4 (23.53%) Identity Management
3 4 (23.53%) Records Management
3 4 (23.53%) Scrum
4 3 (17.65%) Acceptance Criteria
4 3 (17.65%) Content Management
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
4 3 (17.65%) Kanban
4 3 (17.65%) Open Source
4 3 (17.65%) SOA
4 3 (17.65%) User Stories
4 3 (17.65%) Workflow
5 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
5 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) Java 8
2 1 (5.88%) R
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.88%) SAP
2 1 (5.88%) Tableau
2 1 (5.88%) Talend