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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Publishing
London / City of London
Rank 133 118 138
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +20
Contract jobs citing Publishing 20 33 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.68% 1.05% 1.01%
As % of the General category 1.32% 1.88% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 28 43
Median daily rate £369 £428 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.74% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £565 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-25.58% -

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
1513 1760 2596
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 51.18% 55.78% 51.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1203 1399 2005
Median daily rate £513 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.38% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 15
Median hourly rate £15.98 £32.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.06% +79.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £10.00 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £74.94 £55.00 £24.61
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £32.50 £23.43
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +38.74%

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Publishing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Publishing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Publishing.

1 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
2 11 (31.43%) HTML
3 10 (28.57%) CSS
4 9 (25.71%) Finance
4 9 (25.71%) Marketing
5 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (20.00%) CMS
6 7 (20.00%) QA
6 7 (20.00%) Photoshop
7 6 (17.14%) SAP
7 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
7 6 (17.14%) TDD
7 6 (17.14%) WordPress
7 6 (17.14%) BDD
8 5 (14.29%) User Experience
8 5 (14.29%) Marketing Management
8 5 (14.29%) hybris
8 5 (14.29%) SAP Hybris
8 5 (14.29%) Migration
8 5 (14.29%) SAP CRM
8 5 (14.29%) Statistics
8 5 (14.29%) Email Marketing
8 5 (14.29%) SQL
8 5 (14.29%) CRM
8 5 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
9 3 (8.57%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (8.57%) Sitecore
9 3 (8.57%) Microservices
9 3 (8.57%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (8.57%) Product Management

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (20.00%) CMS
2 6 (17.14%) WordPress
3 3 (8.57%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (5.71%) Drupal
4 2 (5.71%) IIS
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (8.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.71%) Acrobat
3 2 (5.71%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.86%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (14.29%) SAP CRM
1 5 (14.29%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) DHCP
1 1 (2.86%) DNS
1 1 (2.86%) HTTP
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
1 1 (2.86%) NAS
1 1 (2.86%) NetScaler
1 1 (2.86%) SAN
1 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.86%) KDB
1 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.86%) MS Access
1 1 (2.86%) MySQL
1 1 (2.86%) Neo4j
1 1 (2.86%) QlikView
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.71%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.86%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.86%) RSpec
3 1 (2.86%) Sahi
3 1 (2.86%) Selenium
3 1 (2.86%) WATIR
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
1 9 (25.71%) Marketing
2 3 (8.57%) Games
3 2 (5.71%) Legal
3 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Advertising
4 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.86%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Developer
2 4 (11.43%) Analyst
2 4 (11.43%) Designer
2 4 (11.43%) Email Developer
3 3 (8.57%) HTML Developer
3 3 (8.57%) HTML Email Developer
3 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
3 3 (8.57%) UX Designer
4 2 (5.71%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Content Editor
4 2 (5.71%) Drupal Developer
4 2 (5.71%) PHP Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Programme Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Senior Drupal Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Web Editor
5 1 (2.86%) Agile Tester
5 1 (2.86%) Digital Designer
5 1 (2.86%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 1 (2.86%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (31.43%) HTML
2 10 (28.57%) CSS
3 3 (8.57%) Web Services
4 2 (5.71%) .NET
4 2 (5.71%) Behat
4 2 (5.71%) HTML5
4 2 (5.71%) RESTful
4 2 (5.71%) Symfony
4 2 (5.71%) WPF
5 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.86%) CSS3
5 1 (2.86%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (2.86%) Kafka
5 1 (2.86%) Node.js
5 1 (2.86%) React
5 1 (2.86%) REST
5 1 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) User Experience
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Animation
2 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.71%) FMCG
2 2 (5.71%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.71%) Social Media
3 1 (2.86%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) Derivative
3 1 (2.86%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.86%) Fintech
3 1 (2.86%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.86%) Learning Management System
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) NHS
3 1 (2.86%) SCORM
3 1 (2.86%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (17.14%) BDD
2 6 (17.14%) TDD
3 5 (14.29%) CRM
3 5 (14.29%) Email Marketing
3 5 (14.29%) Marketing Management
3 5 (14.29%) Migration
3 5 (14.29%) Statistics
4 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (8.57%) Microservices
4 3 (8.57%) Mobile First
4 3 (8.57%) OO
4 3 (8.57%) Product Management
4 3 (8.57%) Prototyping
4 3 (8.57%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (8.57%) Scrum
4 3 (8.57%) Wireframes
5 2 (5.71%) Analytics
5 2 (5.71%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (5.71%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
2 5 (14.29%) SQL
3 3 (8.57%) PHP
4 1 (2.86%) Java
4 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.86%) Python
4 1 (2.86%) Ruby
4 1 (2.86%) Scala
4 1 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.86%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (2.86%) Nagios
1 1 (2.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
1 6 (17.14%) SAP
2 5 (14.29%) hybris
3 3 (8.57%) Adobe
3 3 (8.57%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco
4 1 (2.86%) Citrix
4 1 (2.86%) Facebook
4 1 (2.86%) Splunk
4 1 (2.86%) Tableau
4 1 (2.86%) Twitter
4 1 (2.86%) VMware