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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Publishing
Rank 158 153 130
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -23
Contract jobs citing Publishing 37 61 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.68% 0.97% 1.15%
As % of the General category 1.30% 1.82% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 39 62
Average daily rate
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£394 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £298 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +11.53%
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 £21.50 £15.97 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+34.62% +3.03%
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
2842 3359 3581
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 52.36% 53.37% 56.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2207 2492 2749
Average daily rate £475 £482 £476
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 49 41
Average hourly rate £17.87 £22.00 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.79% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £11.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £47.50 £26.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -5.66%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 21 (24.71%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (18.82%) HTML
3 15 (17.65%) Finance
4 14 (16.47%) JavaScript
5 13 (15.29%) Java
5 13 (15.29%) Configuration Management
6 12 (14.12%) Marketing
7 11 (12.94%) Microsoft
7 11 (12.94%) CSS
8 10 (11.76%) Puppet
9 9 (10.59%) DevOps
9 9 (10.59%) User Experience
9 9 (10.59%) SQL
9 9 (10.59%) Linux
9 9 (10.59%) Python
9 9 (10.59%) Adobe
9 9 (10.59%) Project Management
10 8 (9.41%) .NET
10 8 (9.41%) Oracle
10 8 (9.41%) CMS
11 7 (8.24%) VMware
11 7 (8.24%) Ruby
11 7 (8.24%) Google
11 7 (8.24%) Web Services
11 7 (8.24%) XML
11 7 (8.24%) Tomcat
11 7 (8.24%) Analytics
11 7 (8.24%) HTML5
11 7 (8.24%) Amazon AWS
12 6 (7.06%) Git (software)

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (9.41%) CMS
2 7 (8.24%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.88%) Apache
3 5 (5.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 5 (5.88%) Apache Solr
4 4 (4.71%) IIS
5 3 (3.53%) Drupal
5 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.53%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.53%) MS Exchange
5 3 (3.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (3.53%) Node.js
5 3 (3.53%) nginx
6 2 (2.35%) SAP Portal
6 2 (2.35%) WordPress
7 1 (1.18%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.18%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.18%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (7.06%) MS Office
2 5 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.18%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (2.35%) SAP R/3
1 2 (2.35%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.18%) SAP EBP
2 1 (1.18%) RMDS
2 1 (1.18%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.18%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.18%) BigMachines
2 1 (1.18%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.24%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.71%) Google Analytics
3 3 (3.53%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (3.53%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.53%) SaaS
4 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.35%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (2.35%) GitHub
5 1 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.18%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.71%) CTI
1 4 (4.71%) Intranet
1 4 (4.71%) HTTP
1 4 (4.71%) DNS
2 3 (3.53%) LAN
2 3 (3.53%) SAN
2 3 (3.53%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (2.35%) Internet
4 1 (1.18%) Network Security
4 1 (1.18%) VLAN
4 1 (1.18%) DHCP
4 1 (1.18%) FTP
4 1 (1.18%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.88%) MySQL
1 5 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (3.53%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.35%) Redis
3 2 (2.35%) Big Data
3 2 (2.35%) SAP BW
3 2 (2.35%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.18%) QlikView
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.18%) OLTP
4 1 (1.18%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.18%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.71%) Subversion
3 3 (3.53%) Hudson
4 2 (2.35%) Mercurial
4 2 (2.35%) Grunt
4 2 (2.35%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.35%) JIRA
4 2 (2.35%) Maven
5 1 (1.18%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.18%) Ant
5 1 (1.18%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.18%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.18%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (17.65%) Finance
2 12 (14.12%) Marketing
3 5 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.53%) Banking
4 3 (3.53%) Legal
5 2 (2.35%) German Language
5 2 (2.35%) Retail
6 1 (1.18%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.18%) Back Office
6 1 (1.18%) Electronics
6 1 (1.18%) Law
6 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (27.06%) Developer
2 17 (20.00%) Analyst
3 9 (10.59%) Business Analyst
4 7 (8.24%) Java Developer
4 7 (8.24%) Project Manager
4 7 (8.24%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (4.71%) Web Developer
5 4 (4.71%) Siebel Analyst
5 4 (4.71%) C# Developer
5 4 (4.71%) Siebel Business Analyst
6 3 (3.53%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (3.53%) IT Trainer
6 3 (3.53%) Architect
6 3 (3.53%) Trainer
6 3 (3.53%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 3 (3.53%) Citrix Analyst
6 3 (3.53%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (2.35%) Designer
7 2 (2.35%) Drupal Developer
7 2 (2.35%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (18.82%) HTML
2 11 (12.94%) CSS
3 8 (9.41%) .NET
4 7 (8.24%) Web Services
4 7 (8.24%) XML
4 7 (8.24%) HTML5
5 6 (7.06%) Ajax
6 5 (5.88%) jQuery
7 4 (4.71%) WPF
8 3 (3.53%) XSLT
9 2 (2.35%) REST
9 2 (2.35%) CSS3
9 2 (2.35%) Play Framework
9 2 (2.35%) RESTful
9 2 (2.35%) ASP.NET
9 2 (2.35%) J2EE
9 2 (2.35%) Spring MVC
9 2 (2.35%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (2.35%) Spring
10 1 (1.18%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.59%) User Experience
2 4 (4.71%) Kindle
2 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.71%) FMCG
2 4 (4.71%) Clustering
3 3 (3.53%) Fat Client
3 3 (3.53%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.53%) Thin Client
3 3 (3.53%) Open Source
4 2 (2.35%) iPad
4 2 (2.35%) Social Media
4 2 (2.35%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.35%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.35%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.35%) Replication
4 2 (2.35%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.18%) Data Conversion
5 1 (1.18%) Statistics
5 1 (1.18%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.59%) Linux
2 6 (7.06%) Windows
3 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.53%) UNIX
4 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.35%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.35%) Android
6 1 (1.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (24.71%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (15.29%) Configuration Management
3 9 (10.59%) DevOps
3 9 (10.59%) Project Management
4 7 (8.24%) Analytics
5 6 (7.06%) Change Management
5 6 (7.06%) Migration
5 6 (7.06%) Content Management
6 5 (5.88%) Scrum
6 5 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (5.88%) Project Planning
6 5 (5.88%) ITIL
6 5 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (5.88%) SEO
6 5 (5.88%) MVC
6 5 (5.88%) Campaign Management
7 4 (4.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (4.71%) E-Commerce
7 4 (4.71%) PRINCE2
7 4 (4.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.47%) JavaScript
2 13 (15.29%) Java
3 9 (10.59%) SQL
3 9 (10.59%) Python
4 7 (8.24%) Ruby
5 6 (7.06%) C#
6 4 (4.71%) Bash Shell
6 4 (4.71%) PHP
6 4 (4.71%) PL/SQL
6 4 (4.71%) Groovy
7 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.18%) Korn
7 1 (1.18%) C
7 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.18%) VBScript
7 1 (1.18%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.18%) VBA
7 1 (1.18%) Perl
7 1 (1.18%) C++
7 1 (1.18%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (5.88%) Degree
2 3 (3.53%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.18%) CCNP
3 1 (1.18%) ISEB
3 1 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.35%) SLA
2 2 (2.35%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.88%) XenApp
3 3 (3.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 3 (3.53%) Xen
3 3 (3.53%) VirtualBox
3 3 (3.53%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.35%) Varnish
5 1 (1.18%) vCloud
5 1 (1.18%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (11.76%) Puppet
2 6 (7.06%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.53%) Vagrant
4 2 (2.35%) SCCM
4 2 (2.35%) SCOM
5 1 (1.18%) AppDNA
5 1 (1.18%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.18%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 11 (12.94%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.59%) Adobe
3 8 (9.41%) Oracle
4 7 (8.24%) VMware
4 7 (8.24%) Google
5 6 (7.06%) Citrix
6 5 (5.88%) Siebel
7 4 (4.71%) SAP
8 3 (3.53%) RedDot
8 3 (3.53%) Eloqua
9 2 (2.35%) Tableau
9 2 (2.35%) ServiceNow
9 2 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (2.35%) Aprimo
9 2 (2.35%) Zend
9 2 (2.35%) EPiServer
9 2 (2.35%) OpenText
10 1 (1.18%) AppSense
10 1 (1.18%) Omniture
10 1 (1.18%) Business Objects
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