Period
to 18 July 2018

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 July 2018 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 181 197 198
Rank change year-on-year +16 +1 +12
Contract jobs citing Publishing 21 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.40% 0.18% 0.23%
As % of the General category 1.18% 0.56% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 12
South West median daily rate £375 £350 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +13.82% -5.38%
10th Percentile £312 £295 £201
90th Percentile £484 £510 £488
England median daily rate £450 £420 £425
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.18% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
South West median hourly rate £17.31 - -
England median hourly rate £17.41 £15.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +16.03% -25.00% -9.09%

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 1,782 1,795 1,807
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 33.53% 32.71% 29.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,112 1,218 1,277
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £270 £238 £250
90th Percentile £563 £550 £551
England median daily rate £475 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 61 111
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.59% -1.25% +8.11%
10th Percentile £15.48 £12.79 £12.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £47.50 £54.50
England median hourly rate £27.08 £24.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year +9.41% -1.00% +11.11%

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 July 2018.

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 July 2018. 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 +1 8 £438 +25.00% 4
Somerset - 6 £375 -
Wiltshire +6 4 £375 +29.31%
Dorset -4 2 £168 -52.05%
Devon - 1 £379 -
Publishing
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, 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 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 5 (23.81%) Google
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
4 4 (19.05%) Legal
4 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
4 4 (19.05%) Windows
5 3 (14.29%) Adobe
5 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 3 (14.29%) Marketing
5 3 (14.29%) G Suite
6 2 (9.52%) Social Media
6 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
6 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
6 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (9.52%) Coaching
6 2 (9.52%) Critical Thinking
6 2 (9.52%) Desktop Publishing
6 2 (9.52%) .NET
6 2 (9.52%) Intranet
6 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
6 2 (9.52%) C#
6 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
6 2 (9.52%) VMware
6 2 (9.52%) Finance
6 2 (9.52%) CMS

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 2 (9.52%) CMS
1 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) G Suite
2 1 (4.76%) Google Analytics
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Intranet
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (4.76%) LAN
2 1 (4.76%) NAS
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (19.05%) Legal
2 3 (14.29%) Marketing
3 2 (9.52%) Finance
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Content Designer
1 5 (23.81%) Designer
2 2 (9.52%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (9.52%) Administrator
2 2 (9.52%) Developer
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Administrator
3 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
3 1 (4.76%) Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Specialist
3 1 (4.76%) Communications Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Consultant
3 1 (4.76%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (4.76%) IT Support
3 1 (4.76%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing Executive
3 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Strategy Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) .NET Core
2 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Core
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (4.76%) jQuery
2 1 (4.76%) LDAP
2 1 (4.76%) SOAP
2 1 (4.76%) WCF
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Graphic Design
1 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
1 2 (9.52%) Social Media
2 1 (4.76%) Fintech
2 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.76%) Photography
2 1 (4.76%) Taxonomies
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) CentOS
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
4 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.52%) Coaching
5 2 (9.52%) Critical Thinking
5 2 (9.52%) Desktop Publishing
5 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.52%) Information Management
6 1 (4.76%) Analytics
6 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.76%) Change Control
6 1 (4.76%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (4.76%) Signal Processing
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
6 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) C#
2 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) JSP 440
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) Firmware
3 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (4.76%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Google
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Adobe
3 2 (9.52%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) Capita
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) Dell KACE
4 1 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) Juniper
4 1 (4.76%) Sophos
4 1 (4.76%) Tableau