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 2 December 2016 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Publishing
Rank 147 124 156
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +32
Contract jobs citing Publishing 16 33 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.50% 0.94% 0.89%
As % of the General category 0.97% 1.73% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 31 37
Median daily rate £506 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.56% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £280 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £413 £389
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +6.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.46 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.75 £23.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-27.17% +15.00%
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
1645 1907 3048
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 50.96% 54.30% 51.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1298 1492 2384
Median daily rate £525 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £322 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 22
Median hourly rate £20.34 £21.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.41% +16.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.84 £14.10 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.35 £50.00 £27.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £28.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.60% +12.00%

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 2 December 2016.

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 2 December 2016, 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 19 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (30.43%) Finance
3 10 (21.74%) HTML
4 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
5 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
6 7 (15.22%) Scrum
6 7 (15.22%) CSS
6 7 (15.22%) User Experience
7 6 (13.04%) Analytics
7 6 (13.04%) Java
7 6 (13.04%) Migration
7 6 (13.04%) Marketing
8 5 (10.87%) TDD
8 5 (10.87%) CMS
8 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce
9 4 (8.70%) Mobile App
9 4 (8.70%) AngularJS
9 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (8.70%) Pair Programming
9 4 (8.70%) Advertising
9 4 (8.70%) Degree
10 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
10 3 (6.52%) QA
10 3 (6.52%) Google
10 3 (6.52%) Programme Management
10 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2
10 3 (6.52%) Quality Management
10 3 (6.52%) SQL
10 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (6.52%) BigQuery

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 5 (10.87%) CMS
2 2 (4.35%) IIS
2 2 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.17%) Acrobat
2 1 (2.17%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.17%) InfoPath
2 1 (2.17%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Google Analytics
1 3 (6.52%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.17%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) NetScaler
2 1 (2.17%) DHCP
2 1 (2.17%) DNS
2 1 (2.17%) HTTP
2 1 (2.17%) Internet
2 1 (2.17%) NAS
2 1 (2.17%) SAN
2 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) BigQuery
2 1 (2.17%) KDB
2 1 (2.17%) MS Access
2 1 (2.17%) MySQL
2 1 (2.17%) Neo4j
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.35%) Selenium
2 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.17%) Grunt
2 1 (2.17%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.17%) RSpec
2 1 (2.17%) Sahi
2 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.17%) WATIR
2 1 (2.17%) Xcode
General
1 14 (30.43%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Marketing
3 4 (8.70%) Advertising
4 2 (4.35%) Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Billing
4 2 (4.35%) Games
4 2 (4.35%) Legal
5 1 (2.17%) Back Office
5 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.17%) Front Office
5 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.17%) Retail
5 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (26.09%) Developer
2 8 (17.39%) Analyst
3 5 (10.87%) Designer
4 4 (8.70%) Business Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Digital Project Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Java Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Programme Manager
5 3 (6.52%) UX Designer
6 2 (4.35%) Angular Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Content Designer
6 2 (4.35%) Digital Transformation
6 2 (4.35%) Digital Transformation Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Governance Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Integration Manager
6 2 (4.35%) IT Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) IT Governance Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) IT Risk Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Transformation Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.74%) HTML
2 7 (15.22%) CSS
3 4 (8.70%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.35%) .NET
4 2 (4.35%) HTML5
4 2 (4.35%) REST
4 2 (4.35%) WPF
5 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.17%) Cocoa
5 1 (2.17%) CSS3
5 1 (2.17%) Django
5 1 (2.17%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (2.17%) iOS SDK
5 1 (2.17%) JSON
5 1 (2.17%) RESTful
5 1 (2.17%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (2.17%) Sass
5 1 (2.17%) Web Services
5 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) User Experience
2 4 (8.70%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.35%) Fintech
4 2 (4.35%) Social Media
5 1 (2.17%) Animation
5 1 (2.17%) Blog
5 1 (2.17%) Clustering
5 1 (2.17%) Derivative
5 1 (2.17%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.17%) FMCG
5 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.17%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (2.17%) NHS
5 1 (2.17%) Social Network
5 1 (2.17%) Taxonomies
5 1 (2.17%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
1 2 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Android
2 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (15.22%) Scrum
3 6 (13.04%) Analytics
3 6 (13.04%) Migration
4 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce
4 5 (10.87%) TDD
5 4 (8.70%) Pair Programming
5 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.52%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 3 (6.52%) Kanban
6 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.52%) Product Management
6 3 (6.52%) Programme Management
6 3 (6.52%) Prototyping
6 3 (6.52%) Quality Management
6 3 (6.52%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (6.52%) Service Design
6 3 (6.52%) User Stories
6 3 (6.52%) Wireframes
7 2 (4.35%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
2 6 (13.04%) Java
3 3 (6.52%) Groovy
3 3 (6.52%) SQL
4 2 (4.35%) Apple Swift
4 2 (4.35%) C
4 2 (4.35%) Objective-C
4 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.35%) Python
4 2 (4.35%) Ruby
5 1 (2.17%) PHP
5 1 (2.17%) Scala
5 1 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) CGEIT
2 2 (4.35%) CRISC
2 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) QA
2 2 (4.35%) COBIT
2 2 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) RSA Archer
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) Google
3 2 (4.35%) Citrix
3 2 (4.35%) Sitecore
3 2 (4.35%) VMware
4 1 (2.17%) Adobe
4 1 (2.17%) Apple
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco
4 1 (2.17%) Facebook
4 1 (2.17%) NetSuite
4 1 (2.17%) Twitter
4 1 (2.17%) Zuora