The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Publishing
Rank 160 122 118
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -4
Contract jobs citing Publishing 46 73 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.80% 1.27% 1.57%
As % of the General category 1.50% 2.51% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 50 82
Average daily rate
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£450 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £669 £476 £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £275 £350
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £21.25 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+33.75% +21.21%
Publishing
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

General Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3069 2909 4112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 53.11% 50.48% 58.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2383 2185 3078
Average daily rate £500 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 29 77
Average hourly rate £21.00 £20.25 £20.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.69 £11.05 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.50 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Publishing across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Publishing Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Publishing
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Publishing across the City of London region.

Publishing Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Publishing
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Publishing across the City of London region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Publishing Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Publishing
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Publishing across the City of London region.

Publishing Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Publishing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Publishing.

1 25 (32.05%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (25.64%) HTML
2 20 (25.64%) JavaScript
3 17 (21.79%) CSS
4 15 (19.23%) Java
5 14 (17.95%) Finance
5 14 (17.95%) jQuery
6 13 (16.67%) TDD
7 11 (14.10%) Oracle
8 10 (12.82%) SQL
8 10 (12.82%) Windows
8 10 (12.82%) MVC
9 9 (11.54%) Scrum
9 9 (11.54%) SQL Server
9 9 (11.54%) Microsoft
10 8 (10.26%) SharePoint
10 8 (10.26%) Spring
10 8 (10.26%) Project Management
10 8 (10.26%) Android
10 8 (10.26%) Marketing
10 8 (10.26%) AngularJS
10 8 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (8.97%) User Experience
11 7 (8.97%) Jasmine
11 7 (8.97%) BDD
11 7 (8.97%) QA
11 7 (8.97%) .NET
11 7 (8.97%) ITIL
11 7 (8.97%) Web Services
12 6 (7.69%) PRINCE2

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Publishing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Publishing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (10.26%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.69%) Node.js
3 5 (6.41%) Lync
4 3 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (3.85%) Drupal
5 2 (2.56%) Apache
5 2 (2.56%) CMS
5 2 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.28%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.28%) IIS
6 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.28%) SAS
6 1 (1.28%) WordPress
6 1 (1.28%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.56%) PowerPivot
2 2 (2.56%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.56%) MS Office
2 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.28%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (2.56%) RMDS
1 2 (2.56%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (2.56%) Eikon
1 2 (2.56%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.28%) BigMachines
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.28%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (1.28%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.56%) SaaS
2 2 (2.56%) GitHub
3 1 (1.28%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.28%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.28%) Taleo
3 1 (1.28%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.28%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) WAN
2 4 (5.13%) DHCP
2 4 (5.13%) HTTP
2 4 (5.13%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.13%) VPN
2 4 (5.13%) DNS
2 4 (5.13%) ADSL
2 4 (5.13%) LAN
2 4 (5.13%) WLAN
3 3 (3.85%) Intranet
4 2 (2.56%) Internet
5 1 (1.28%) VLAN
5 1 (1.28%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.28%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (6.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (6.41%) MySQL
4 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.85%) Big Data
5 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.56%) QlikView
6 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Power View
7 1 (1.28%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.28%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.28%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.28%) HBase
Development Applications
1 7 (8.97%) Jasmine
2 5 (6.41%) Grunt
2 5 (6.41%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.85%) Subversion
3 3 (3.85%) Sinon.JS
3 3 (3.85%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (3.85%) JIRA
3 3 (3.85%) QUnit
4 2 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.28%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.28%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.28%) Maven
5 1 (1.28%) JUnit
5 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.28%) Toad
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.28%) Selenium
5 1 (1.28%) gulp
General
1 14 (17.95%) Finance
2 8 (10.26%) Marketing
3 3 (3.85%) Advertising
3 3 (3.85%) Banking
4 2 (2.56%) Legal
4 2 (2.56%) Front Office
4 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.56%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Retail
5 1 (1.28%) Billing
Job Titles
1 27 (34.62%) Developer
2 9 (11.54%) Analyst
3 6 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 6 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 4 (5.13%) Administrator
4 4 (5.13%) Architect
4 4 (5.13%) Web Developer
4 4 (5.13%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (3.85%) Designer
5 3 (3.85%) Desktop Analyst
5 3 (3.85%) DBA
5 3 (3.85%) Business Analyst
5 3 (3.85%) SQL DBA
5 3 (3.85%) Node.js Developer
6 2 (2.56%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (2.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (2.56%) Data Migration Manager
6 2 (2.56%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (2.56%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 2 (2.56%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.64%) HTML
2 17 (21.79%) CSS
3 14 (17.95%) jQuery
4 8 (10.26%) Spring
4 8 (10.26%) AngularJS
5 7 (8.97%) Web Services
5 7 (8.97%) .NET
6 6 (7.69%) J2EE
6 6 (7.69%) Hibernate
6 6 (7.69%) Spring MVC
6 6 (7.69%) Backbone.js
7 5 (6.41%) HTML5
7 5 (6.41%) Ajax
8 4 (5.13%) REST
8 4 (5.13%) Sass
9 3 (3.85%) Ember.js
9 3 (3.85%) Underscore.js
9 3 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (3.85%) YUI
9 3 (3.85%) Modernizr
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.97%) User Experience
3 5 (6.41%) Private Cloud
4 4 (5.13%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (3.85%) iPad
6 2 (2.56%) Social Media
6 2 (2.56%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.56%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.56%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.56%) NHS
6 2 (2.56%) Blog
7 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.28%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.28%) Informatics
7 1 (1.28%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.28%) FMCG
7 1 (1.28%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.28%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.82%) Windows
2 8 (10.26%) Android
3 6 (7.69%) Linux
4 5 (6.41%) Windows 7
5 4 (5.13%) Windows 8
5 4 (5.13%) Windows Phone
5 4 (5.13%) Mac OS X
6 3 (3.85%) UNIX
7 2 (2.56%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.05%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (16.67%) TDD
3 10 (12.82%) MVC
4 9 (11.54%) Scrum
5 8 (10.26%) Project Management
6 7 (8.97%) ITIL
6 7 (8.97%) BDD
7 6 (7.69%) Analytics
7 6 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 6 (7.69%) DevOps
8 5 (6.41%) OO
8 5 (6.41%) Service Management
8 5 (6.41%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (6.41%) Change Management
8 5 (6.41%) Migration
8 5 (6.41%) Web Development
9 4 (5.13%) Open Source
9 4 (5.13%) Kanban
9 4 (5.13%) Data Migration
9 4 (5.13%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (25.64%) JavaScript
2 15 (19.23%) Java
3 10 (12.82%) SQL
4 6 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 5 (6.41%) Scala
5 5 (6.41%) PHP
6 4 (5.13%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.85%) C
7 3 (3.85%) Python
7 3 (3.85%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.56%) Ruby
8 2 (2.56%) C#
8 2 (2.56%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.56%) VBScript
9 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.28%) C++
9 1 (1.28%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.28%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 4 (5.13%) MCP
1 4 (5.13%) MCSA
1 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.56%) Degree
3 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.28%) CCNP
3 1 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.97%) QA
2 2 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.41%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.28%) XenApp
3 1 (1.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (5.13%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (5.13%) SCCM
2 2 (2.56%) Puppet
2 2 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.28%) XenMobile
3 1 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (14.10%) Oracle
2 9 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.41%) Citrix
3 5 (6.41%) Cisco
4 4 (5.13%) Apple
4 4 (5.13%) McAfee
4 4 (5.13%) Google
4 4 (5.13%) Polycom
4 4 (5.13%) Dell
4 4 (5.13%) ServiceNow
5 3 (3.85%) Tableau
5 3 (3.85%) Eloqua
5 3 (3.85%) Adobe
5 3 (3.85%) HP
6 2 (2.56%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.56%) Siebel
6 2 (2.56%) Aprimo
6 2 (2.56%) Zend
6 2 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.56%) Facebook
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