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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Publishing
Rank 152 156 148
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Contract jobs citing Publishing 51 72 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.89% 1.02% 1.00%
As % of the General category 1.72% 1.81% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 55 51
Average daily rate
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£375 £351 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.99% +3.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £222 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.35% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +69.01%
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
2957 3973 3720
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 51.87% 56.11% 57.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2320 3007 2815
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 £285 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 64 51
Average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% -6.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £11.50 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.30 £38.00 £45.37
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -14.00%

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 26 November 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 26 November 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 35 (27.13%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (20.16%) HTML
3 22 (17.05%) Project Management
4 20 (15.50%) Finance
5 16 (12.40%) CSS
5 16 (12.40%) XML
5 16 (12.40%) Microsoft
6 14 (10.85%) JavaScript
7 12 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (9.30%) Content Management
7 12 (9.30%) Analytics
8 11 (8.53%) Social Media
8 11 (8.53%) CMS
8 11 (8.53%) Scrum
8 11 (8.53%) XSLT
9 10 (7.75%) Java
9 10 (7.75%) .NET
10 9 (6.98%) MS Excel
10 9 (6.98%) Project Planning
10 9 (6.98%) QA
11 8 (6.20%) MS Office
12 7 (5.43%) PRINCE2
12 7 (5.43%) Python
12 7 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (5.43%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (5.43%) Workflow
12 7 (5.43%) Degree
12 7 (5.43%) Marketing
12 7 (5.43%) Kanban
12 7 (5.43%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 11 (8.53%) CMS
2 6 (4.65%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.33%) IIS
3 3 (2.33%) Node.js
3 3 (2.33%) Liferay
3 3 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.55%) Drupal
4 2 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.55%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.55%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.78%) Apache
5 1 (0.78%) Captiva
5 1 (0.78%) WordPress
5 1 (0.78%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 9 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.20%) MS Office
3 6 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (3.88%) Photoshop
4 5 (3.88%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.55%) MS Project
6 1 (0.78%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 3 (2.33%) Google Analytics
1 3 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (2.33%) SiteCatalyst
2 2 (1.55%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.78%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.78%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.65%) Intranet
1 6 (4.65%) Internet
2 3 (2.33%) DNS
3 2 (1.55%) Network Security
3 2 (1.55%) LAN
4 1 (0.78%) DHCP
4 1 (0.78%) FTP
4 1 (0.78%) HTTP
4 1 (0.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (3.88%) Hadoop
2 5 (3.88%) Big Data
3 3 (2.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.33%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (1.55%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.78%) DB2
5 1 (0.78%) OLAP
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (0.78%) HBase
5 1 (0.78%) 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
Development Applications
1 7 (5.43%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.10%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (3.10%) JUnit
3 3 (2.33%) Selenium
3 3 (2.33%) Subversion
3 3 (2.33%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (1.55%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.78%) Xcode
5 1 (0.78%) JIRA
5 1 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.78%) NUnit
5 1 (0.78%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.78%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.78%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.78%) TestNG
5 1 (0.78%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.78%) Sinon.JS
General
1 20 (15.50%) Finance
2 7 (5.43%) Marketing
3 4 (3.10%) Retail
3 4 (3.10%) Legal
4 2 (1.55%) German Language
4 2 (1.55%) Games
5 1 (0.78%) Law
5 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.78%) Back Office
5 1 (0.78%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.78%) Billing
5 1 (0.78%) Banking
5 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.78%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 34 (26.36%) Developer
2 23 (17.83%) Analyst
3 19 (14.73%) Project Manager
4 11 (8.53%) Designer
4 11 (8.53%) Business Analyst
5 6 (4.65%) Digital Content Designer
5 6 (4.65%) Salesforce.com Developer
5 6 (4.65%) Java Developer
6 5 (3.88%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (3.10%) Consultant
8 3 (2.33%) Architect
8 3 (2.33%) Senior Manager
8 3 (2.33%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (2.33%) Web Designer
8 3 (2.33%) Content Editor
8 3 (2.33%) Graphic Designer
8 3 (2.33%) Agile Project Manager
8 3 (2.33%) Digital Project Manager
9 2 (1.55%) Senior Designer
9 2 (1.55%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (20.16%) HTML
2 16 (12.40%) CSS
2 16 (12.40%) XML
3 11 (8.53%) XSLT
4 10 (7.75%) .NET
5 7 (5.43%) HTML5
6 6 (4.65%) Visualforce
6 6 (4.65%) CSS3
6 6 (4.65%) jQuery
6 6 (4.65%) Web Services
7 5 (3.88%) Spring
8 4 (3.10%) AngularJS
8 4 (3.10%) RESTful
9 3 (2.33%) XSD
9 3 (2.33%) XSL
9 3 (2.33%) SOAP
9 3 (2.33%) Silverlight
9 3 (2.33%) REST
9 3 (2.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.53%) Social Media
2 7 (5.43%) User Experience
3 6 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.65%) Data Conversion
3 6 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.88%) Digital Media
4 5 (3.88%) Open Source
5 4 (3.10%) Kindle
5 4 (3.10%) Statistics
6 2 (1.55%) iPad
6 2 (1.55%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.55%) Graphic Design
6 2 (1.55%) Video Editing
6 2 (1.55%) Wiki
6 2 (1.55%) Blog
6 2 (1.55%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.55%) W3C
6 2 (1.55%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.78%) Social Network
7 1 (0.78%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.65%) Linux
2 5 (3.88%) Windows
3 4 (3.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.10%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.55%) UNIX
5 1 (0.78%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (27.13%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (17.05%) Project Management
3 12 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (9.30%) Content Management
3 12 (9.30%) Analytics
4 11 (8.53%) Scrum
5 9 (6.98%) Project Planning
6 7 (5.43%) PRINCE2
6 7 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (5.43%) Workflow
6 7 (5.43%) Kanban
7 6 (4.65%) BDD
7 6 (4.65%) Data Analysis
7 6 (4.65%) Migration
7 6 (4.65%) Web Design
7 6 (4.65%) CRM
7 6 (4.65%) E-Commerce
8 5 (3.88%) MVC
8 5 (3.88%) Risk Management
8 5 (3.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (10.85%) JavaScript
2 10 (7.75%) Java
3 7 (5.43%) Python
4 6 (4.65%) Apex Code
4 6 (4.65%) C#
5 5 (3.88%) SQL
5 5 (3.88%) VBA
6 4 (3.10%) XQuery
7 2 (1.55%) Scala
7 2 (1.55%) VBScript
7 2 (1.55%) PHP
7 2 (1.55%) C
8 1 (0.78%) VB
8 1 (0.78%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.78%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (5.43%) Degree
2 6 (4.65%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.33%) CCNA
3 3 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.55%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (1.55%) CISSP
4 2 (1.55%) ISEB
5 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.78%) CCSA
5 1 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.98%) QA
2 4 (3.10%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.78%) SLA
4 1 (0.78%) WCAG
4 1 (0.78%) WAI
System Software
1 5 (3.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.55%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.55%) XenApp
2 2 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.55%) Xen
3 1 (0.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (0.78%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.33%) Puppet
2 1 (0.78%) SCCM
2 1 (0.78%) SCOM
2 1 (0.78%) Mesos
2 1 (0.78%) Salt
Vendors
1 16 (12.40%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.43%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (4.65%) Oracle
4 5 (3.88%) Omniture
5 4 (3.10%) Tableau
5 4 (3.10%) Google
5 4 (3.10%) VMware
5 4 (3.10%) Citrix
5 4 (3.10%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (2.33%) Business Objects
6 3 (2.33%) Teradata
6 3 (2.33%) Talend
7 2 (1.55%) RedDot
7 2 (1.55%) Adobe
8 1 (0.78%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.78%) Cognos
8 1 (0.78%) Siebel
8 1 (0.78%) Apple
8 1 (0.78%) BMC
8 1 (0.78%) Remedy
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