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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Publishing
Rank 149 136 136
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Contract jobs citing Publishing 47 66 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.84% 0.99% 1.08%
As % of the General category 1.65% 1.78% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 49 51
Average daily rate
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£365 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+28.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
2855 3716 3357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 51.07% 55.88% 55.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2252 2819 2577
Average daily rate £475 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 53 52
Average hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.70 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.45 £38.40 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014, 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 31 (24.22%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (21.88%) HTML
3 20 (15.63%) Microsoft
4 19 (14.84%) Project Management
5 18 (14.06%) CSS
5 18 (14.06%) XML
6 16 (12.50%) Finance
7 14 (10.94%) JavaScript
8 13 (10.16%) Content Management
8 13 (10.16%) Analytics
9 12 (9.38%) XSLT
9 12 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (9.38%) CMS
10 11 (8.59%) Java
10 11 (8.59%) Scrum
11 10 (7.81%) MS Excel
12 9 (7.03%) .NET
12 9 (7.03%) Marketing
12 9 (7.03%) Project Planning
12 9 (7.03%) QA
13 8 (6.25%) MS Office
13 8 (6.25%) E-Commerce
13 8 (6.25%) HTML5
13 8 (6.25%) Social Media
14 7 (5.47%) Git (software)
14 7 (5.47%) Windows
14 7 (5.47%) Linux
14 7 (5.47%) Python
14 7 (5.47%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (5.47%) PRINCE2

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 12 (9.38%) CMS
2 4 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.34%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (2.34%) IIS
3 3 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (2.34%) Liferay
3 3 (2.34%) Node.js
3 3 (2.34%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (2.34%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.56%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.56%) Drupal
4 2 (1.56%) Apache
5 1 (0.78%) Captiva
5 1 (0.78%) WordPress
5 1 (0.78%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (0.78%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 10 (7.81%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.25%) MS Office
3 6 (4.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (3.91%) Photoshop
5 4 (3.13%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.56%) MS Project
7 1 (0.78%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 4 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.34%) Google Analytics
2 3 (2.34%) SiteCatalyst
3 2 (1.56%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.78%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.78%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.69%) Intranet
1 6 (4.69%) Internet
2 4 (3.13%) DNS
3 3 (2.34%) LAN
4 2 (1.56%) SAN
4 2 (1.56%) Network Security
4 2 (1.56%) HTTP
5 1 (0.78%) CTI
5 1 (0.78%) DHCP
5 1 (0.78%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (3.91%) Hadoop
2 5 (3.91%) Big Data
3 3 (2.34%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.34%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.56%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.56%) Triplestore
5 1 (0.78%) MarkLogic
5 1 (0.78%) Cognos Query Studio
5 1 (0.78%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 1 (0.78%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (0.78%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (0.78%) Cognos Connection
5 1 (0.78%) HBase
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (0.78%) DB2
5 1 (0.78%) OLAP
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 7 (5.47%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.13%) JUnit
2 4 (3.13%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (3.13%) Subversion
3 3 (2.34%) JIRA
3 3 (2.34%) Selenium
3 3 (2.34%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (1.56%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.78%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.78%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.78%) QUnit
5 1 (0.78%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.78%) Sinon.JS
5 1 (0.78%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (0.78%) TestNG
5 1 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.78%) Maven
5 1 (0.78%) Xcode
5 1 (0.78%) CruiseControl
General
1 16 (12.50%) Finance
2 9 (7.03%) Marketing
3 5 (3.91%) Legal
3 5 (3.91%) Retail
4 2 (1.56%) Games
4 2 (1.56%) Law
4 2 (1.56%) German Language
5 1 (0.78%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.78%) Back Office
5 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.78%) Banking
5 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (27.34%) Developer
2 23 (17.97%) Analyst
3 17 (13.28%) Project Manager
4 11 (8.59%) Business Analyst
5 10 (7.81%) Designer
6 6 (4.69%) Front-End Developer
6 6 (4.69%) Digital Content Designer
6 6 (4.69%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 6 (4.69%) Java Developer
7 4 (3.13%) Web Developer
7 4 (3.13%) Architect
8 3 (2.34%) Senior Manager
8 3 (2.34%) Consultant
8 3 (2.34%) Web Designer
8 3 (2.34%) Graphic Designer
8 3 (2.34%) Content Editor
9 2 (1.56%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (1.56%) Data Analyst
9 2 (1.56%) Senior Project Manager
9 2 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (21.88%) HTML
2 18 (14.06%) CSS
2 18 (14.06%) XML
3 12 (9.38%) XSLT
4 9 (7.03%) .NET
5 8 (6.25%) HTML5
6 6 (4.69%) Spring
6 6 (4.69%) Web Services
6 6 (4.69%) Visualforce
7 5 (3.91%) RESTful
7 5 (3.91%) jQuery
7 5 (3.91%) CSS3
8 3 (2.34%) Spring MVC
8 3 (2.34%) Silverlight
8 3 (2.34%) Ajax
8 3 (2.34%) XSD
8 3 (2.34%) XSL
8 3 (2.34%) SOAP
8 3 (2.34%) AngularJS
8 3 (2.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.25%) Social Media
2 6 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.69%) Kindle
3 5 (3.91%) Open Source
3 5 (3.91%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.91%) Data Conversion
4 4 (3.13%) Statistics
5 3 (2.34%) Thin Client
5 3 (2.34%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.34%) Fat Client
5 3 (2.34%) User Experience
6 2 (1.56%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.56%) iPad
6 2 (1.56%) Wiki
6 2 (1.56%) Blog
6 2 (1.56%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.56%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.56%) W3C
6 2 (1.56%) Graphic Design
6 2 (1.56%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.47%) Windows
1 7 (5.47%) Linux
2 6 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.56%) UNIX
4 2 (1.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.78%) Android
5 1 (0.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (24.22%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (14.84%) Project Management
3 13 (10.16%) Content Management
3 13 (10.16%) Analytics
4 12 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (8.59%) Scrum
6 9 (7.03%) Project Planning
7 8 (6.25%) E-Commerce
8 7 (5.47%) PRINCE2
8 7 (5.47%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (4.69%) Workflow
9 6 (4.69%) Kanban
10 5 (3.91%) BDD
10 5 (3.91%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (3.91%) Business Analysis
10 5 (3.91%) Knowledge Management
10 5 (3.91%) Data Analysis
10 5 (3.91%) Migration
10 5 (3.91%) MVC
10 5 (3.91%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (10.94%) JavaScript
2 11 (8.59%) Java
3 7 (5.47%) SQL
3 7 (5.47%) Python
4 6 (4.69%) Apex Code
5 5 (3.91%) XQuery
5 5 (3.91%) C#
6 4 (3.13%) VBA
7 3 (2.34%) PHP
8 2 (1.56%) C
8 2 (1.56%) Scala
9 1 (0.78%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.78%) Ruby
9 1 (0.78%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.78%) SPARQL
9 1 (0.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (5.47%) Degree
2 5 (3.91%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.34%) CCNA
3 3 (2.34%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.56%) ISEB
4 2 (1.56%) CISSP
4 2 (1.56%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.78%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.03%) QA
2 6 (4.69%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.78%) WCAG
4 1 (0.78%) WAI
4 1 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (5.47%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.34%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.34%) XenApp
3 3 (2.34%) Xen
4 2 (1.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.78%) vSphere
5 1 (0.78%) vCloud
5 1 (0.78%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 4 (3.13%) Puppet
2 3 (2.34%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.56%) SCCM
3 2 (1.56%) SCOM
4 1 (0.78%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.78%) Salt
4 1 (0.78%) Mesos
Vendors
1 20 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.47%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (4.69%) VMware
3 6 (4.69%) Citrix
3 6 (4.69%) Oracle
4 4 (3.13%) MicroStrategy
4 4 (3.13%) Omniture
4 4 (3.13%) Google
4 4 (3.13%) Tableau
5 3 (2.34%) Talend
5 3 (2.34%) Teradata
5 3 (2.34%) Business Objects
5 3 (2.34%) Adobe
6 2 (1.56%) Open Text
6 2 (1.56%) RedDot
6 2 (1.56%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.78%) Akamai
7 1 (0.78%) Hitwise
7 1 (0.78%) Zend
7 1 (0.78%) Cyber-Ark
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