The first 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the City of London region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Publishing
Rank 117 110 119
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Contract jobs citing Publishing 78 113 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.36% 1.59% 1.36%
As % of the General category 2.67% 2.73% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 85 76
Average daily rate
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£394 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £487 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £350 £365
% change year-on-year
-21.42% -4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £21.25 £42.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +70.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.65 £42.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.85 £42.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+21.21% +10.00%
General Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2918 4146 4678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 50.95% 58.31% 59.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2193 3121 3540
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 75 63
Average hourly rate £20.50 £20.93 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.03% +0.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £48.00 £47.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
- -15.09%
Publishing
London

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 30 (21.28%) Finance
2 29 (20.57%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (19.15%) Project Management
4 23 (16.31%) HTML
5 20 (14.18%) PRINCE2
6 17 (12.06%) ISO 9001
6 17 (12.06%) Scrum
7 16 (11.35%) SharePoint
8 14 (9.93%) Business Analysis
8 14 (9.93%) Kindle
9 13 (9.22%) Analytics
10 12 (8.51%) JavaScript
10 12 (8.51%) Oracle
10 12 (8.51%) MS Office
10 12 (8.51%) CSS
10 12 (8.51%) Windows
10 12 (8.51%) Migration
10 12 (8.51%) Degree
11 11 (7.80%) MS Excel
11 11 (7.80%) Marketing
12 10 (7.09%) Management Information System
13 9 (6.38%) Java
13 9 (6.38%) MS Project
13 9 (6.38%) Microsoft
14 8 (5.67%) SQL Server
14 8 (5.67%) XML
14 8 (5.67%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (5.67%) CMS
14 8 (5.67%) MS PowerPoint
14 8 (5.67%) Kanban

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 16 (11.35%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.67%) CMS
3 7 (4.96%) Drupal
4 3 (2.13%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.13%) Node.js
5 2 (1.42%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.42%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.42%) Apache
5 2 (1.42%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.42%) Joomla!
5 2 (1.42%) Confluence
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.71%) WordPress
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 12 (8.51%) MS Office
2 11 (7.80%) MS Excel
3 9 (6.38%) MS Project
4 8 (5.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (4.96%) MS Visio
6 4 (2.84%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.71%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.71%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (2.13%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.42%) WebTrends
2 2 (1.42%) SiteCatalyst
3 1 (0.71%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.42%) SaaS
2 1 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.26%) Intranet
2 5 (3.55%) Internet
3 3 (2.13%) VLAN
3 3 (2.13%) SAN
4 1 (0.71%) HTTP
4 1 (0.71%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.13%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.13%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.13%) Big Data
3 3 (2.13%) MarkLogic
3 3 (2.13%) MySQL
3 3 (2.13%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.42%) Triplestore
4 2 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.42%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.71%) OLAP
5 1 (0.71%) QlikView
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.71%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (2.84%) Selenium
2 3 (2.13%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (2.13%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.42%) SoapUI
3 2 (1.42%) PhoneGap
3 2 (1.42%) SpecFlow
3 2 (1.42%) JIRA
3 2 (1.42%) Calabash
4 1 (0.71%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.71%) JUnit
4 1 (0.71%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.71%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.71%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.71%) Xcode
4 1 (0.71%) NUnit
4 1 (0.71%) Maven
4 1 (0.71%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.71%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.71%) XMLUnit
4 1 (0.71%) Cucumber
General
1 30 (21.28%) Finance
2 11 (7.80%) Marketing
3 6 (4.26%) Advertising
4 4 (2.84%) Games
4 4 (2.84%) Banking
4 4 (2.84%) Retail
4 4 (2.84%) Legal
5 3 (2.13%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.42%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.42%) Billing
7 1 (0.71%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.71%) Law
7 1 (0.71%) German Language
7 1 (0.71%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 26 (18.44%) Analyst
2 20 (14.18%) Project Manager
3 19 (13.48%) Developer
4 15 (10.64%) Business Analyst
5 10 (7.09%) Designer
5 10 (7.09%) Architect
6 9 (6.38%) Consultant
7 6 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (3.55%) Tester
8 5 (3.55%) Siebel Business Analyst
8 5 (3.55%) Contracts Manager
8 5 (3.55%) Front-End Developer
8 5 (3.55%) Agile Project Manager
8 5 (3.55%) Siebel Analyst
9 4 (2.84%) Enterprise Architect
9 4 (2.84%) Infrastructure Architect
10 3 (2.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (2.13%) Technical Consultant
10 3 (2.13%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 3 (2.13%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (16.31%) HTML
2 12 (8.51%) CSS
3 8 (5.67%) XML
4 7 (4.96%) jQuery
4 7 (4.96%) HTML5
4 7 (4.96%) .NET
5 6 (4.26%) XSLT
6 5 (3.55%) Web Services
7 4 (2.84%) CSS3
7 4 (2.84%) AngularJS
8 3 (2.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (2.13%) RESTful
8 3 (2.13%) XSD
8 3 (2.13%) Spring
9 2 (1.42%) REST
9 2 (1.42%) J2EE
9 2 (1.42%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (1.42%) Apache Cordova
10 1 (0.71%) Apache Jena
10 1 (0.71%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.93%) Kindle
2 10 (7.09%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.96%) Social Media
4 6 (4.26%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.84%) Graphic Design
5 4 (2.84%) Replication
6 3 (2.13%) E-Learning
6 3 (2.13%) Economics
6 3 (2.13%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.13%) Open Source
6 3 (2.13%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (2.13%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.42%) FMCG
7 2 (1.42%) Copywriting
7 2 (1.42%) Wiki
8 1 (0.71%) Blog
8 1 (0.71%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.71%) Semantic Web
8 1 (0.71%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.71%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.51%) Windows
2 7 (4.96%) UNIX
2 7 (4.96%) Apple iOS
3 5 (3.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (3.55%) Linux
4 3 (2.13%) Android
5 2 (1.42%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.71%) pSOS
6 1 (0.71%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (20.57%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (19.15%) Project Management
3 20 (14.18%) PRINCE2
4 17 (12.06%) Scrum
5 14 (9.93%) Business Analysis
6 13 (9.22%) Analytics
7 12 (8.51%) Migration
8 8 (5.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (5.67%) Kanban
9 7 (4.96%) Waterfall
9 7 (4.96%) BDD
10 6 (4.26%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (4.26%) TDD
10 6 (4.26%) Content Management
10 6 (4.26%) Change Management
10 6 (4.26%) Risk Management
10 6 (4.26%) ITIL
11 5 (3.55%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (3.55%) UML
11 5 (3.55%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.51%) JavaScript
2 9 (6.38%) Java
3 6 (4.26%) SQL
4 4 (2.84%) C#
4 4 (2.84%) XQuery
5 3 (2.13%) Objective-C
5 3 (2.13%) Ruby
6 2 (1.42%) Groovy
6 2 (1.42%) PHP
6 2 (1.42%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.71%) VBScript
7 1 (0.71%) VB
7 1 (0.71%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.71%) VBA
7 1 (0.71%) Python
7 1 (0.71%) C
7 1 (0.71%) SPARQL
7 1 (0.71%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 1 (0.71%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (8.51%) Degree
2 8 (5.67%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (2.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (2.84%) ISEB
4 4 (2.84%) CISSP
5 3 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.13%) CISA
5 3 (2.13%) CISM
6 2 (1.42%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.71%) CCNA
7 1 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.71%) MAPM
7 1 (0.71%) CCSA
7 1 (0.71%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.71%) PMP
7 1 (0.71%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.06%) ISO 9001
2 7 (4.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.55%) QA
4 4 (2.84%) SLA
5 3 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.71%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 5 (3.55%) XenApp
2 3 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.42%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.42%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.71%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (0.71%) Puppet
1 1 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.71%) Salt
Vendors
1 12 (8.51%) Oracle
2 9 (6.38%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.96%) Siebel
3 7 (4.96%) VMware
4 6 (4.26%) Adobe
4 6 (4.26%) Citrix
5 5 (3.55%) Omniture
5 5 (3.55%) IBM
6 4 (2.84%) Google
6 4 (2.84%) Tableau
6 4 (2.84%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (2.84%) Business Objects
7 3 (2.13%) Teradata
7 3 (2.13%) Talend
8 2 (1.42%) TOWER Software
9 1 (0.71%) FatWire
9 1 (0.71%) Cisco
9 1 (0.71%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.71%) SAP
9 1 (0.71%) Apple
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