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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Publishing
Rank 162 128 130
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +2
Contract jobs citing Publishing 30 74 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.55% 1.24% 1.26%
As % of the General category 1.05% 2.34% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 53 65
Average daily rate
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£438 £410 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.70% +17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £301 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £586 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £300 £328
% change year-on-year
+24.22% -8.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £10.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +62.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+80.00% +2.94%
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
2861 3158 3657
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 52.73% 52.83% 56.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2240 2416 2793
Average daily rate £488 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 37 67
Average hourly rate £19.72 £17.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.65% -18.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £47.50 £42.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 20 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (19.51%) HTML
3 15 (18.29%) JavaScript
4 14 (17.07%) Java
5 13 (15.85%) Finance
6 12 (14.63%) CSS
6 12 (14.63%) Marketing
7 11 (13.41%) Configuration Management
8 10 (12.20%) SQL
8 10 (12.20%) Linux
8 10 (12.20%) Puppet
8 10 (12.20%) User Experience
9 9 (10.98%) Python
9 9 (10.98%) Oracle
9 9 (10.98%) Adobe
10 8 (9.76%) Project Management
10 8 (9.76%) .NET
10 8 (9.76%) Tomcat
10 8 (9.76%) DevOps
11 7 (8.54%) Analytics
11 7 (8.54%) HTML5
11 7 (8.54%) Microsoft
11 7 (8.54%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (8.54%) XML
11 7 (8.54%) CMS
11 7 (8.54%) Scrum
11 7 (8.54%) Ruby
12 6 (7.32%) Ajax
12 6 (7.32%) Google
12 6 (7.32%) Content Management

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 8 (9.76%) Tomcat
2 7 (8.54%) CMS
3 6 (7.32%) Apache
3 6 (7.32%) Apache Solr
4 5 (6.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (4.88%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.66%) nginx
6 3 (3.66%) Node.js
6 3 (3.66%) Drupal
7 2 (2.44%) WordPress
7 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (2.44%) IIS
7 2 (2.44%) MS Exchange
7 2 (2.44%) SAP Portal
8 1 (1.22%) Apache Pig
8 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.22%) Lync
8 1 (1.22%) SAS
8 1 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (4.88%) MS Office
2 3 (3.66%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.22%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.22%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) RMDS
1 2 (2.44%) WebTrends
1 2 (2.44%) SAP R/3
1 2 (2.44%) Eikon
1 2 (2.44%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.22%) BigMachines
2 1 (1.22%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.22%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.22%) SAP EBP
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.66%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (3.66%) SaaS
2 3 (3.66%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.66%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.44%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (2.44%) GitHub
4 1 (1.22%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.22%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.88%) Intranet
1 4 (4.88%) CTI
1 4 (4.88%) HTTP
2 2 (2.44%) SAN
2 2 (2.44%) Internet
2 2 (2.44%) DNS
2 2 (2.44%) LAN
2 2 (2.44%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (1.22%) WebEx
3 1 (1.22%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.10%) Oracle Database
1 5 (6.10%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (6.10%) MySQL
2 4 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.88%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.44%) SAP BW
4 2 (2.44%) Big Data
4 2 (2.44%) Redis
4 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.22%) Triplestore
5 1 (1.22%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.22%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.22%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.22%) HBase
5 1 (1.22%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (7.32%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.88%) JIRA
2 4 (4.88%) Subversion
3 3 (3.66%) Hudson
3 3 (3.66%) Maven
4 2 (2.44%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.44%) Mercurial
4 2 (2.44%) Grunt
5 1 (1.22%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.22%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.22%) Ant
5 1 (1.22%) JUnit
5 1 (1.22%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.22%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (15.85%) Finance
2 12 (14.63%) Marketing
3 4 (4.88%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.66%) Legal
4 3 (3.66%) Banking
5 2 (2.44%) Retail
5 2 (2.44%) Advertising
6 1 (1.22%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.22%) Electronics
6 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (31.71%) Developer
2 13 (15.85%) Analyst
3 9 (10.98%) Java Developer
4 7 (8.54%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (8.54%) Project Manager
5 6 (7.32%) Business Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) Siebel Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) C# Developer
6 4 (4.88%) Siebel Business Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) Web Developer
7 3 (3.66%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 3 (3.66%) Trainer
7 3 (3.66%) Architect
7 3 (3.66%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (3.66%) IT Trainer
7 3 (3.66%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (2.44%) Front-End Web Developer
8 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Architect
8 2 (2.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (2.44%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (19.51%) HTML
2 12 (14.63%) CSS
3 8 (9.76%) .NET
4 7 (8.54%) HTML5
4 7 (8.54%) XML
5 6 (7.32%) Ajax
5 6 (7.32%) jQuery
5 6 (7.32%) Web Services
6 4 (4.88%) WPF
6 4 (4.88%) Spring
7 3 (3.66%) XSLT
7 3 (3.66%) J2EE
7 3 (3.66%) Hibernate
8 2 (2.44%) Spring MVC
8 2 (2.44%) JSON
8 2 (2.44%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (2.44%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.44%) REST
8 2 (2.44%) CSS3
8 2 (2.44%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.20%) User Experience
2 4 (4.88%) FMCG
2 4 (4.88%) Clustering
2 4 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.66%) Open Source
4 2 (2.44%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.44%) Replication
4 2 (2.44%) E-Learning
4 2 (2.44%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.44%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.44%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.44%) Kindle
4 2 (2.44%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.44%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.22%) Social Media
5 1 (1.22%) iPad
5 1 (1.22%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.22%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.20%) Linux
2 5 (6.10%) Windows
3 4 (4.88%) UNIX
4 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.44%) Android
5 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.44%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.22%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.22%) Solaris
6 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (13.41%) Configuration Management
3 8 (9.76%) Project Management
3 8 (9.76%) DevOps
4 7 (8.54%) Analytics
4 7 (8.54%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (8.54%) Scrum
5 6 (7.32%) Content Management
5 6 (7.32%) Web Development
5 6 (7.32%) Change Management
6 5 (6.10%) Campaign Management
6 5 (6.10%) MVC
6 5 (6.10%) Migration
6 5 (6.10%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (4.88%) TDD
7 4 (4.88%) Software Engineering
7 4 (4.88%) ITIL
7 4 (4.88%) PRINCE2
7 4 (4.88%) E-Commerce
8 3 (3.66%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.29%) JavaScript
2 14 (17.07%) Java
3 10 (12.20%) SQL
4 9 (10.98%) Python
5 7 (8.54%) Ruby
6 6 (7.32%) C#
7 4 (4.88%) Groovy
7 4 (4.88%) PHP
7 4 (4.88%) PL/SQL
7 4 (4.88%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.22%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (1.22%) SPARQL
8 1 (1.22%) C-shell
8 1 (1.22%) Scala
8 1 (1.22%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.22%) R
8 1 (1.22%) C
8 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.22%) VBScript
8 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (2.44%) Degree
2 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.22%) CCNP
2 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) QA
1 2 (2.44%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.88%) XenApp
3 3 (3.66%) VirtualBox
3 3 (3.66%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (2.44%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.44%) Xen
4 2 (2.44%) Varnish
5 1 (1.22%) vSphere
5 1 (1.22%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.22%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (12.20%) Puppet
2 6 (7.32%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.66%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.22%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.22%) XenMobile
4 1 (1.22%) AppDNA
4 1 (1.22%) SCCM
4 1 (1.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (10.98%) Oracle
1 9 (10.98%) Adobe
2 7 (8.54%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.32%) Google
3 6 (7.32%) VMware
4 5 (6.10%) Siebel
4 5 (6.10%) Citrix
5 4 (4.88%) SAP
6 3 (3.66%) Eloqua
6 3 (3.66%) RedDot
7 2 (2.44%) EPiServer
7 2 (2.44%) Aprimo
7 2 (2.44%) Zend
7 2 (2.44%) OpenText
7 2 (2.44%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.44%) Bloomberg
7 2 (2.44%) Tableau
7 2 (2.44%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.22%) Facebook
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