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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Publishing
London / City of London
Rank 135 110 145
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +35
Contract jobs citing Publishing 18 39 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.62% 1.27% 0.96%
As % of the General category 1.20% 2.24% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 36 39
Median daily rate £379 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.26% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £278 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £50.00 £21.58
% change year-on-year
-65.00% +131.69%

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
1505 1739 2634
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 52.00% 56.48% 51.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1183 1356 2076
Median daily rate £525 £513 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 19
Median hourly rate £21.75 £30.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +67.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.73 £20.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.73 £55.00 £28.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £33.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-18.79% +27.88%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 9 (29.03%) Finance
1 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
2 8 (25.81%) HTML
2 8 (25.81%) CSS
2 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
3 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (19.35%) CMS
4 6 (19.35%) Marketing
4 6 (19.35%) QA
4 6 (19.35%) Photoshop
4 6 (19.35%) Migration
5 5 (16.13%) SAP
5 5 (16.13%) WordPress
6 4 (12.90%) Statistics
6 4 (12.90%) Email Marketing
6 4 (12.90%) SQL
6 4 (12.90%) CRM
6 4 (12.90%) Dreamweaver
6 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (12.90%) SAP CRM
6 4 (12.90%) Scrum
6 4 (12.90%) Marketing Management
6 4 (12.90%) hybris
6 4 (12.90%) SAP hybris
6 4 (12.90%) User Experience
7 3 (9.68%) Wireframes
7 3 (9.68%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 3 (9.68%) Prototyping
7 3 (9.68%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (9.68%) 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 6 (19.35%) CMS
2 5 (16.13%) WordPress
3 2 (6.45%) IIS
3 2 (6.45%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (3.23%) Drupal
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Photoshop
2 3 (9.68%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (6.45%) Acrobat
3 2 (6.45%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
4 1 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) SAP CRM
1 4 (12.90%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) NetScaler
2 1 (3.23%) DHCP
2 1 (3.23%) DNS
2 1 (3.23%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) NAS
2 1 (3.23%) SAN
2 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.23%) KDB
1 1 (3.23%) MS Access
1 1 (3.23%) MySQL
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.45%) Selenium
3 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.23%) HP UFT
3 1 (3.23%) PHPUnit
3 1 (3.23%) RSpec
3 1 (3.23%) Sahi
3 1 (3.23%) WATIR
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Marketing
3 3 (9.68%) Games
4 2 (6.45%) Advertising
4 2 (6.45%) Legal
4 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.23%) Front Office
5 1 (3.23%) Retail
5 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Content Editor
3 3 (9.68%) Designer
3 3 (9.68%) Email Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Programme Manager
3 3 (9.68%) UX Designer
4 2 (6.45%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) HTML Developer
4 2 (6.45%) HTML Email Developer
4 2 (6.45%) PHP Developer
4 2 (6.45%) QA Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Web Content Editor
4 2 (6.45%) Web Editor
5 1 (3.23%) Business Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Information Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Junior
5 1 (3.23%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) CSS
1 8 (25.81%) HTML
2 2 (6.45%) .NET
2 2 (6.45%) WPF
3 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.23%) Behat
3 1 (3.23%) CSS3
3 1 (3.23%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (3.23%) HTML5
3 1 (3.23%) RESTful
3 1 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (3.23%) Symfony
3 1 (3.23%) Web Services
3 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Statistics
1 4 (12.90%) User Experience
2 2 (6.45%) Animation
2 2 (6.45%) FMCG
2 2 (6.45%) Social Media
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Blog
3 1 (3.23%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Copywriting
3 1 (3.23%) Derivative
3 1 (3.23%) Fintech
3 1 (3.23%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.23%) NHS
3 1 (3.23%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (19.35%) Migration
3 4 (12.90%) CRM
3 4 (12.90%) Email Marketing
3 4 (12.90%) Marketing Management
3 4 (12.90%) Scrum
3 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (9.68%) BDD
4 3 (9.68%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 3 (9.68%) Product Management
4 3 (9.68%) Programme Management
4 3 (9.68%) Prototyping
4 3 (9.68%) Quality Management
4 3 (9.68%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (9.68%) TDD
4 3 (9.68%) Wireframes
5 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.45%) Mobile First
5 2 (6.45%) OO
5 2 (6.45%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
2 4 (12.90%) SQL
3 2 (6.45%) Java
3 2 (6.45%) PHP
3 2 (6.45%) Ruby
4 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.23%) Python
4 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) SAP
3 4 (12.90%) hybris
4 2 (6.45%) Adobe
4 2 (6.45%) Citrix
4 2 (6.45%) Sitecore
4 2 (6.45%) VMware
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco
5 1 (3.23%) Facebook
5 1 (3.23%) Twitter