The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in contract job vacancies advertised in Wales. 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
UK / Wales
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 77 59
Rank change year-on-year +15 -18  
Contract jobs citing Publishing 3 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.43% 0.44% 0.55%
As % of the General category 1.81% 1.65% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
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 Wales with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 166 182 180
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 23.68% 26.49% 24.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 129 99
Median daily rate £394 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £265 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.87% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 8
Median hourly rate £20.00 £29.50 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.20% +35.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £13.40 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.78 £66.50 £34.80
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 Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

Publishing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Publishing in Wales

Publishing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Publishing in Wales

Publishing
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Publishing within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +18 3 - - 1
Publishing
UK

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 Wales region with a requirement for Publishing.

1 6 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Web Development
2 5 (33.33%) HTML
2 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (33.33%) CSS
2 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) Data Structures
3 4 (26.67%) User Experience
3 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (26.67%) Data Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
4 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (20.00%) Visualisation
4 3 (20.00%) Highcharts JS
5 2 (13.33%) Sass
5 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (13.33%) HTML5
5 2 (13.33%) iPad
5 2 (13.33%) Network Management
5 2 (13.33%) iPhone
5 2 (13.33%) jQuery
5 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
5 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (13.33%) REST
5 2 (13.33%) Grunt

Publishing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 (13.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Grunt
1 2 (13.33%) gulp
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Architect
1 6 (40.00%) Data Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (13.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Database Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (6.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (6.67%) Information Systems Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Data Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Database Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) CSS
1 5 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (20.00%) Highcharts JS
3 2 (13.33%) .NET
3 2 (13.33%) Ajax
3 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (13.33%) HTML5
3 2 (13.33%) jQuery
3 2 (13.33%) REST
3 2 (13.33%) Sass
3 2 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (13.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (26.67%) User Experience
3 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (13.33%) iPad
4 2 (13.33%) iPhone
4 2 (13.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Web Development
3 4 (26.67%) Data Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
4 3 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (20.00%) Visualisation
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 2 (13.33%) Mobile First
5 2 (13.33%) Network Management
5 2 (13.33%) Software Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Business Process Modelling
6 1 (6.67%) Change Management
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (6.67%) Statistics
6 1 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared