Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 210 193 196
Rank change year-on-year -17 +3 +4
Contract jobs citing Publishing 21 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.33% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the General category 1.07% 0.58% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 7
South West median daily rate £390 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.44% +38.46% -15.86%
10th Percentile £344 £281 £225
90th Percentile £597 £588 £393
England median daily rate £450 £450 £434
% change year-on-year - +3.69% +2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £29.33 £17.43 £19.00
% change year-on-year +68.24% -8.26% -16.48%

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 1,965 1,905 1,734
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 31.08% 33.85% 29.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,275 1,281 1,240
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -3.85%
10th Percentile £294 £256 £240
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 66 90
South West median hourly rate £41.50 £35.00 £34.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.57% +0.72% -10.90%
10th Percentile £16.50 £13.50 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £56.88 £49.30
England median hourly rate £24.11 £25.12 £24.41
% change year-on-year -4.00% +2.89% -0.53%

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 14 November 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 14 November 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 -3 6 £363 -19.44% 5
Dorset - 5 £400 - 1
Devon +3 3 £446 -10.84% 1
Wiltshire -26 2 £375 +30.43%
Somerset - 1 £375 - 1
Publishing
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (38.10%) .NET
3 7 (33.33%) Java
3 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 5 (23.81%) JBoss
5 5 (23.81%) Back Office
5 5 (23.81%) Microservices
5 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (23.81%) Office 365
5 5 (23.81%) Java EE
5 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
5 5 (23.81%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (23.81%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (19.05%) Records Management
6 4 (19.05%) E-Discovery
6 4 (19.05%) REST
6 4 (19.05%) DevOps
6 4 (19.05%) Identity Management
6 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
6 4 (19.05%) Scrum
7 3 (14.29%) Content Management
7 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (14.29%) CMS
7 3 (14.29%) Workflow
7 3 (14.29%) Finance
7 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
7 3 (14.29%) SOA
7 3 (14.29%) User Stories

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 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 5 (23.81%) JBoss
3 3 (14.29%) CMS
3 3 (14.29%) Confluence
4 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Office 365
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.76%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) VLAN
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (4.76%) NAS
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) VoIP
2 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Power BI
2 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.76%) QlikView
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) SAP BW
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Artifactory
1 1 (4.76%) Gradle
1 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (23.81%) Back Office
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Architect
1 5 (23.81%) Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) SharePoint Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) SharePoint Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Digital Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Writer
4 2 (9.52%) Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Digital Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Android Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 1 (4.76%) Communications Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Power BI Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Power BI Developer
5 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) .NET
2 5 (23.81%) Java EE
3 4 (19.05%) REST
4 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
4 2 (9.52%) XML
5 1 (4.76%) Android SDK
5 1 (4.76%) Dagger
5 1 (4.76%) Gson
5 1 (4.76%) JSON
5 1 (4.76%) Lambda Expressions
5 1 (4.76%) LDAP
5 1 (4.76%) Retrofit
5 1 (4.76%) RxJava
5 1 (4.76%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
2 5 (23.81%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
4 3 (14.29%) Blog
4 3 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (14.29%) Wiki
5 1 (4.76%) Social Media
5 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.76%) CentOS
2 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
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 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (23.81%) Microservices
2 5 (23.81%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (19.05%) DevOps
3 4 (19.05%) E-Discovery
3 4 (19.05%) Identity Management
3 4 (19.05%) Records Management
3 4 (19.05%) Scrum
4 3 (14.29%) Acceptance Criteria
4 3 (14.29%) Content Management
4 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 3 (14.29%) Kanban
4 3 (14.29%) Open Source
4 3 (14.29%) SOA
4 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (14.29%) User Stories
4 3 (14.29%) Workflow
5 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) Java 8
2 1 (4.76%) R
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) Firmware
1 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (4.76%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Capita
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco
2 1 (4.76%) HP
2 1 (4.76%) Juniper
2 1 (4.76%) McAfee
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.76%) SAP
2 1 (4.76%) Sophos
2 1 (4.76%) Tableau
2 1 (4.76%) Talend
2 1 (4.76%) VMware