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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Publishing
Rank 136 136 126
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Contract jobs citing Publishing 50 63 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.99% 1.09% 1.19%
As % of the General category 1.91% 2.01% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 37 51
Average daily rate
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£344 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £313 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £321
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.54 £17.50 £17.69
% change year-on-year
+23.08% -1.07%
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
2621 3139 3276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 51.75% 54.37% 57.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2035 2268 2558
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 £300 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 49 36
Average hourly rate £17.87 £22.38 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.15% -5.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.95 £12.95 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.61 £50.00 £52.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -13.72%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 28 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (17.65%) HTML
3 17 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 14 (13.73%) Project Management
4 14 (13.73%) JavaScript
4 14 (13.73%) XML
4 14 (13.73%) Content Management
5 13 (12.75%) Finance
6 12 (11.76%) CMS
7 11 (10.78%) CSS
7 11 (10.78%) Java
7 11 (10.78%) Configuration Management
8 10 (9.80%) XSLT
8 10 (9.80%) Python
8 10 (9.80%) Marketing
9 9 (8.82%) VMware
9 9 (8.82%) MS Excel
9 9 (8.82%) Linux
9 9 (8.82%) Web Services
9 9 (8.82%) MS Office
9 9 (8.82%) SQL
9 9 (8.82%) .NET
9 9 (8.82%) Puppet
10 8 (7.84%) DevOps
10 8 (7.84%) C#
10 8 (7.84%) Scrum
11 7 (6.86%) Windows
11 7 (6.86%) Tomcat
11 7 (6.86%) Adobe
11 7 (6.86%) Active Directory

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 12 (11.76%) CMS
2 7 (6.86%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.90%) Apache
3 5 (4.90%) Apache Solr
4 4 (3.92%) Node.js
4 4 (3.92%) Adobe CQ
4 4 (3.92%) IIS
4 4 (3.92%) MS Exchange
4 4 (3.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (3.92%) Drupal
5 3 (2.94%) nginx
6 2 (1.96%) SAP Portal
7 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.98%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.98%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.98%) Liferay
7 1 (0.98%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (8.82%) MS Excel
1 9 (8.82%) MS Office
2 4 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.94%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.98%) MS Project
4 1 (0.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Google Analytics
1 3 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.96%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.98%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.98%) SAP EBP
3 1 (0.98%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.98%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.90%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.94%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.96%) SaaS
3 2 (1.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.90%) Intranet
1 5 (4.90%) HTTP
1 5 (4.90%) DNS
2 4 (3.92%) LAN
2 4 (3.92%) CTI
3 3 (2.94%) SAN
3 3 (2.94%) Internet
4 2 (1.96%) Network Security
5 1 (0.98%) VLAN
5 1 (0.98%) DHCP
5 1 (0.98%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (2.94%) Big Data
1 3 (2.94%) Oracle Database
1 3 (2.94%) Hadoop
1 3 (2.94%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.96%) Redis
2 2 (1.96%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.96%) MySQL
2 2 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.96%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.98%) QlikView
3 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.98%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.98%) OLTP
3 1 (0.98%) Apache Hive
3 1 (0.98%) HBase
Development Applications
1 6 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.94%) Subversion
2 3 (2.94%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (2.94%) Hudson
3 2 (1.96%) Mercurial
3 2 (1.96%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.96%) JUnit
3 2 (1.96%) Maven
3 2 (1.96%) JIRA
4 1 (0.98%) Selenium
4 1 (0.98%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.98%) Ant
4 1 (0.98%) QUnit
4 1 (0.98%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.98%) Sinon.JS
4 1 (0.98%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.98%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.98%) Cucumber
General
1 13 (12.75%) Finance
2 10 (9.80%) Marketing
3 4 (3.92%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.92%) Legal
4 3 (2.94%) Banking
5 2 (1.96%) Retail
5 2 (1.96%) German Language
6 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.98%) Law
6 1 (0.98%) Back Office
6 1 (0.98%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.98%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 27 (26.47%) Developer
2 23 (22.55%) Analyst
3 9 (8.82%) Business Analyst
4 8 (7.84%) Project Manager
5 7 (6.86%) Java Developer
6 6 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (4.90%) C# Developer
7 5 (4.90%) Web Developer
8 4 (3.92%) Designer
8 4 (3.92%) Digital Content Designer
8 4 (3.92%) Siebel Business Analyst
8 4 (3.92%) Siebel Analyst
9 3 (2.94%) Architect
9 3 (2.94%) Citrix Analyst
10 2 (1.96%) Senior Designer
10 2 (1.96%) Salesforce.com Developer
10 2 (1.96%) Drupal Developer
10 2 (1.96%) Front-End Developer
10 2 (1.96%) Front-End Web Developer
10 2 (1.96%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (17.65%) HTML
2 14 (13.73%) XML
3 11 (10.78%) CSS
4 10 (9.80%) XSLT
5 9 (8.82%) Web Services
5 9 (8.82%) .NET
6 7 (6.86%) HTML5
7 6 (5.88%) jQuery
8 5 (4.90%) Ajax
9 4 (3.92%) WPF
10 3 (2.94%) Spring MVC
10 3 (2.94%) Spring
10 3 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (2.94%) RESTful
11 2 (1.96%) Visualforce
11 2 (1.96%) Play Framework
11 2 (1.96%) REST
11 2 (1.96%) CSS3
11 2 (1.96%) ASP.NET
11 2 (1.96%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.86%) User Experience
2 6 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.92%) Open Source
3 4 (3.92%) Social Media
3 4 (3.92%) FMCG
3 4 (3.92%) Data Conversion
3 4 (3.92%) Kindle
3 4 (3.92%) Blackberry
3 4 (3.92%) Thin Client
3 4 (3.92%) Clustering
3 4 (3.92%) Fat Client
4 3 (2.94%) Statistics
5 2 (1.96%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.96%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.96%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.96%) W3C
5 2 (1.96%) Replication
5 2 (1.96%) E-Learning
5 2 (1.96%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.98%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.82%) Linux
2 7 (6.86%) Windows
3 6 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.96%) UNIX
6 1 (0.98%) Solaris
6 1 (0.98%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.98%) Android
6 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.98%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (13.73%) Project Management
2 14 (13.73%) Content Management
3 11 (10.78%) Configuration Management
4 8 (7.84%) DevOps
4 8 (7.84%) Scrum
5 6 (5.88%) Analytics
5 6 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 6 (5.88%) Project Planning
5 6 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (4.90%) Data Analysis
6 5 (4.90%) Migration
6 5 (4.90%) Change Management
6 5 (4.90%) MVC
6 5 (4.90%) SEO
6 5 (4.90%) E-Commerce
6 5 (4.90%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (4.90%) PRINCE2
6 5 (4.90%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 14 (13.73%) JavaScript
2 11 (10.78%) Java
3 10 (9.80%) Python
4 9 (8.82%) SQL
5 8 (7.84%) C#
6 6 (5.88%) Ruby
7 5 (4.90%) PHP
7 5 (4.90%) VBA
8 4 (3.92%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.92%) Groovy
9 2 (1.96%) Apex Code
9 2 (1.96%) Scala
9 2 (1.96%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.96%) XQuery
10 1 (0.98%) Korn
10 1 (0.98%) Perl
10 1 (0.98%) C
10 1 (0.98%) VBScript
10 1 (0.98%) R
10 1 (0.98%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 6 (5.88%) Degree
2 4 (3.92%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.98%) CCNP
3 1 (0.98%) ISEB
3 1 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (0.98%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.90%) QA
2 4 (3.92%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.98%) WCAG
3 1 (0.98%) WAI
3 1 (0.98%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (6.86%) Active Directory
1 7 (6.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.92%) Hyper-V
2 4 (3.92%) XenApp
2 4 (3.92%) Xen
3 3 (2.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 3 (2.94%) VirtualBox
4 2 (1.96%) Varnish
5 1 (0.98%) vCloud
5 1 (0.98%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.98%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (8.82%) Puppet
2 5 (4.90%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.94%) Vagrant
4 2 (1.96%) SCCM
4 2 (1.96%) SCOM
5 1 (0.98%) AppDNA
5 1 (0.98%) Mesos
5 1 (0.98%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 17 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.82%) VMware
3 7 (6.86%) Adobe
3 7 (6.86%) Citrix
4 5 (4.90%) Google
5 4 (3.92%) Siebel
5 4 (3.92%) RedDot
6 3 (2.94%) Zend
6 3 (2.94%) Open Text
6 3 (2.94%) SAP
6 3 (2.94%) Oracle
7 2 (1.96%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.96%) Twitter
7 2 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.96%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.98%) Omniture
8 1 (0.98%) AppSense
8 1 (0.98%) BMC
8 1 (0.98%) Remedy
8 1 (0.98%) MKS
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