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 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Publishing
Rank 125 123 144
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +21
Contract jobs citing Publishing 76 110 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.29% 1.52% 1.05%
As % of the General category 2.55% 2.60% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 83 55
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £289 £350 £318
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +10.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £21.25 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.65 £42.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.85 £42.50 £42.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.88 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +16.66%
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
2986 4223 4740
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 50.74% 58.26% 60.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2222 3153 3586
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 63 68
Average hourly rate £20.50 £20.93 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.03% +4.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £14.40 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £54.00 £52.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%

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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 2014, 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 33 (22.00%) Finance
2 31 (20.67%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (17.33%) HTML
4 24 (16.00%) Project Management
5 19 (12.67%) Scrum
6 17 (11.33%) PRINCE2
7 15 (10.00%) Analytics
8 14 (9.33%) Oracle
8 14 (9.33%) CSS
8 14 (9.33%) ISO 9001
9 12 (8.00%) JavaScript
9 12 (8.00%) Windows
9 12 (8.00%) SharePoint
9 12 (8.00%) Migration
10 11 (7.33%) MS Office
10 11 (7.33%) XML
10 11 (7.33%) MS Excel
10 11 (7.33%) Management Information System
10 11 (7.33%) Marketing
10 11 (7.33%) Kindle
11 10 (6.67%) Java
12 9 (6.00%) Microsoft
12 9 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (6.00%) CMS
12 9 (6.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 9 (6.00%) HTML5
12 9 (6.00%) Social Media
12 9 (6.00%) BDD
13 8 (5.33%) MS Project
13 8 (5.33%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 12 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 9 (6.00%) CMS
3 5 (3.33%) Drupal
4 4 (2.67%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.67%) Node.js
5 3 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.00%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.33%) Joomla!
6 2 (1.33%) Confluence
6 2 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.67%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.67%) Captiva
7 1 (0.67%) WordPress
7 1 (0.67%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (7.33%) MS Office
1 11 (7.33%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.33%) MS Project
3 7 (4.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (4.67%) MS Visio
4 6 (4.00%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.67%) Final Cut Pro
5 1 (0.67%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.67%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (2.00%) Google Analytics
1 3 (2.00%) SiteCatalyst
2 2 (1.33%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.00%) Intranet
1 6 (4.00%) Internet
2 3 (2.00%) VLAN
2 3 (2.00%) SAN
3 1 (0.67%) HTTP
3 1 (0.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.67%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (4.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (2.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (2.00%) Big Data
2 3 (2.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.33%) MarkLogic
3 2 (1.33%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.33%) MySQL
4 1 (0.67%) DB2
4 1 (0.67%) OLAP
4 1 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.67%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.67%) Triplestore
4 1 (0.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (2.00%) JIRA
1 3 (2.00%) Selenium
1 3 (2.00%) Talend Open Studio
1 3 (2.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.33%) SpecFlow
2 2 (1.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.33%) Calabash
2 2 (1.33%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (1.33%) JUnit
3 1 (0.67%) Xcode
3 1 (0.67%) NUnit
3 1 (0.67%) Subversion
3 1 (0.67%) Maven
3 1 (0.67%) TestNG
3 1 (0.67%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.67%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.67%) Jasmine
3 1 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (22.00%) Finance
2 11 (7.33%) Marketing
3 6 (4.00%) Advertising
4 5 (3.33%) Legal
4 5 (3.33%) Banking
5 4 (2.67%) Retail
6 3 (2.00%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.00%) Games
7 2 (1.33%) Law
7 2 (1.33%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.67%) Billing
8 1 (0.67%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.67%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.67%) German Language
8 1 (0.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 25 (16.67%) Analyst
2 22 (14.67%) Developer
3 18 (12.00%) Project Manager
4 13 (8.67%) Business Analyst
5 11 (7.33%) Consultant
5 11 (7.33%) Designer
6 10 (6.67%) Architect
7 6 (4.00%) Front-End Developer
7 6 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (3.33%) Agile Project Manager
9 4 (2.67%) Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (2.67%) Enterprise Architect
10 3 (2.00%) Web Designer
10 3 (2.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (2.00%) Data Analyst
10 3 (2.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 3 (2.00%) Graphic Designer
10 3 (2.00%) Sales Consultant
10 3 (2.00%) Security Consultant
10 3 (2.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (17.33%) HTML
2 14 (9.33%) CSS
3 11 (7.33%) XML
4 9 (6.00%) HTML5
5 7 (4.67%) .NET
5 7 (4.67%) XSLT
6 6 (4.00%) CSS3
6 6 (4.00%) AngularJS
7 5 (3.33%) jQuery
8 4 (2.67%) PhoneGap
8 4 (2.67%) Web Services
9 3 (2.00%) Apache Cordova
9 3 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (2.00%) REST
9 3 (2.00%) RESTful
9 3 (2.00%) Visualforce
9 3 (2.00%) Spring
9 3 (2.00%) XSD
10 2 (1.33%) SOAP
10 2 (1.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.33%) Management Information System
1 11 (7.33%) Kindle
2 9 (6.00%) Social Media
3 5 (3.33%) Open Source
4 4 (2.67%) Economics
4 4 (2.67%) Replication
4 4 (2.67%) E-Learning
4 4 (2.67%) Digital Media
5 3 (2.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (2.00%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.00%) Graphic Design
5 3 (2.00%) Video Editing
5 3 (2.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.00%) Blog
6 2 (1.33%) Copywriting
6 2 (1.33%) Wiki
6 2 (1.33%) Statistics
7 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.67%) New Media
7 1 (0.67%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.00%) Windows
2 8 (5.33%) Linux
2 8 (5.33%) UNIX
3 6 (4.00%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.33%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.33%) Android
5 2 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.67%) pSOS
6 1 (0.67%) Debian
6 1 (0.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (20.67%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (16.00%) Project Management
3 19 (12.67%) Scrum
4 17 (11.33%) PRINCE2
5 15 (10.00%) Analytics
6 12 (8.00%) Migration
7 9 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (6.00%) BDD
8 8 (5.33%) Kanban
8 8 (5.33%) ITIL
9 7 (4.67%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (4.67%) Risk Management
9 7 (4.67%) Content Management
9 7 (4.67%) Business Analysis
10 6 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (4.00%) TDD
10 6 (4.00%) Web Design
10 6 (4.00%) Change Management
11 5 (3.33%) UML
11 5 (3.33%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (6.67%) Java
3 4 (2.67%) XQuery
3 4 (2.67%) SQL
4 3 (2.00%) C#
4 3 (2.00%) Objective-C
4 3 (2.00%) Ruby
4 3 (2.00%) Apex Code
5 2 (1.33%) Python
5 2 (1.33%) Groovy
5 2 (1.33%) PHP
6 1 (0.67%) C
6 1 (0.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.67%) VBScript
6 1 (0.67%) VB
6 1 (0.67%) ActionScript
6 1 (0.67%) VBA
6 1 (0.67%) SPARQL
6 1 (0.67%) XPath
6 1 (0.67%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 7 (4.67%) Degree
2 6 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.00%) CISSP
3 4 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (2.67%) CCNA
3 4 (2.67%) ISEB
3 4 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.00%) CISA
4 3 (2.00%) CISM
5 2 (1.33%) CCSA
5 2 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.33%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.67%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.67%) PMP
6 1 (0.67%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.67%) MAPM
6 1 (0.67%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.33%) ISO 9001
2 9 (6.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (5.33%) QA
4 4 (2.67%) SLA
5 3 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.67%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 5 (3.33%) XenApp
2 3 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.33%) Puppet
1 2 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.67%) Salt
Vendors
1 14 (9.33%) Oracle
2 9 (6.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.67%) Adobe
3 7 (4.67%) VMware
4 6 (4.00%) Citrix
4 6 (4.00%) Omniture
5 5 (3.33%) IBM
6 4 (2.67%) Tableau
6 4 (2.67%) Google
6 4 (2.67%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (2.67%) Business Objects
6 4 (2.67%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.00%) Teradata
7 3 (2.00%) Talend
8 2 (1.33%) TOWER Software
8 2 (1.33%) Siebel
9 1 (0.67%) Cisco
9 1 (0.67%) Remedy
9 1 (0.67%) FatWire
9 1 (0.67%) RedDot
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