The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Publishing
Rank 212 188 182
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -6
Contract jobs citing Publishing 470 494 461
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.01% 1.12% 1.14%
As % of the General category 2.61% 2.73% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 333 293
Average daily rate
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£375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £163 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £492 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+23.03% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 21
Average hourly rate £21.58 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.90% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £8.63 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £30.04 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.58 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+23.31% -2.77%
Publishing
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

General Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
18006 18063 16486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.77% 41.07% 40.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 11808 11443 10043
Average daily rate £440 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 415 565 637
Average hourly rate £24.00 £22.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+19.31% -12.00%

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Publishing across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Publishing Jobs Demand Trend in England

Publishing
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Publishing across the England region.

Publishing Daily Rate Trend in England

Publishing
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Publishing across the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Publishing Daily Rate Histogram in England

Publishing
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Publishing across the England region.

Publishing Hourly Rate Trend in England

Publishing
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Publishing across the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Publishing Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Publishing
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Publishing within the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -37 245 £375 -6.25% 88
South East +51 167 £410 +10.81% 32
North West -10 14 £336 +3.46% 4
Yorkshire -6 11 £275 -15.38% 4
West Midlands +8 10 £390 +129.41% 8
East of England -10 9 £415 +22.96% 21
South West -42 6 £361 +12.21% 13
East Midlands -12 2 £425 +525.00% 3
Publishing
UK

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 291 (25.98%) Agile Software Development
2 184 (16.43%) HTML
3 177 (15.80%) XML
4 157 (14.02%) Java
5 155 (13.84%) Content Management
6 148 (13.21%) CSS
7 139 (12.41%) JavaScript
8 128 (11.43%) CMS
9 125 (11.16%) Project Management
10 114 (10.18%) Microsoft
11 111 (9.91%) Scrum
12 103 (9.20%) XSLT
13 95 (8.48%) Finance
14 94 (8.39%) Degree
15 93 (8.30%) Analytical Skills
16 92 (8.21%) MS Excel
17 91 (8.13%) MS Office
18 88 (7.86%) Workflow
19 87 (7.77%) SQL
20 86 (7.68%) .NET
21 83 (7.41%) Windows
22 81 (7.23%) Social Media
23 80 (7.14%) Web Services
24 79 (7.05%) Python
25 78 (6.96%) Stakeholder Management
26 76 (6.79%) QA
27 75 (6.70%) SharePoint
28 74 (6.61%) jQuery
29 73 (6.52%) HTML5
29 73 (6.52%) Internet

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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
1 128 (11.43%) CMS
2 75 (6.70%) SharePoint
3 34 (3.04%) Tomcat
4 33 (2.95%) Apache
5 28 (2.50%) IIS
6 26 (2.32%) Drupal
7 25 (2.23%) Node.js
8 21 (1.88%) SharePoint 2010
9 16 (1.43%) WebLogic
9 16 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
10 13 (1.16%) Adobe CQ
10 13 (1.16%) MS Exchange
11 12 (1.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 12 (1.07%) WordPress
12 11 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
12 11 (0.98%) OpenStack
12 11 (0.98%) SAS
13 10 (0.89%) Lync
14 9 (0.80%) Alfresco
15 8 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 92 (8.21%) MS Excel
2 91 (8.13%) MS Office
3 55 (4.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 40 (3.57%) Photoshop
5 37 (3.30%) MS Visio
6 19 (1.70%) MS Project
7 14 (1.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 13 (1.16%) Adobe Captivate
9 11 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
10 10 (0.89%) Adobe Illustrator
10 10 (0.89%) InDesign
11 9 (0.80%) InfoPath
11 9 (0.80%) Final Cut Pro
12 3 (0.27%) Adobe Premiere
12 3 (0.27%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.089%) FastStats
13 1 (0.089%) RoboHelp
13 1 (0.089%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 14 (1.25%) Oracle BPM
2 12 (1.07%) Google Analytics
3 9 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.63%) SAP SD
5 6 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
6 5 (0.45%) SiteCatalyst
7 4 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.27%) SAP BPC
8 3 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.27%) PeopleSoft HRMS
9 2 (0.18%) SAP R/3
9 2 (0.18%) SmartPlant
9 2 (0.18%) assyst
9 2 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 2 (0.18%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.18%) Hyperion Planning
10 1 (0.089%) Oracle General Ledger
10 1 (0.089%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.089%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.54%) IaaS
4 5 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.36%) GitHub
5 4 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (0.27%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.27%) Office 365
6 3 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.089%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.089%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.089%) Force.com
7 1 (0.089%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 73 (6.52%) Internet
2 69 (6.16%) Intranet
3 17 (1.52%) SAN
4 16 (1.43%) DNS
5 12 (1.07%) NAS
6 11 (0.98%) FTP
7 10 (0.89%) DHCP
8 8 (0.71%) HTTP
9 6 (0.54%) LAN
9 6 (0.54%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (0.45%) SMS
11 4 (0.36%) LDAP
11 4 (0.36%) VPN
11 4 (0.36%) MPLS
11 4 (0.36%) Firewall
11 4 (0.36%) Network Security
12 3 (0.27%) NetScaler
12 3 (0.27%) CTI
13 2 (0.18%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 29 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (2.05%) MySQL
4 18 (1.61%) MarkLogic
5 16 (1.43%) QlikView
5 16 (1.43%) Oracle Database
5 16 (1.43%) Relational Database
6 15 (1.34%) Big Data
7 14 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (1.25%) NoSQL
8 11 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
8 11 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (0.98%) Hadoop
9 10 (0.89%) Data Mining
9 10 (0.89%) MongoDB
10 8 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
10 8 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (0.63%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 7 (0.63%) IDOL
12 5 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 54 (4.82%) Git (software)
2 32 (2.86%) Maven
3 31 (2.77%) Subversion
4 30 (2.68%) Visual Studio
5 29 (2.59%) Jenkins
6 21 (1.88%) JUnit
6 21 (1.88%) Dreamweaver
7 17 (1.52%) Ant
8 16 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
9 15 (1.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 15 (1.34%) JIRA
9 15 (1.34%) Axure RP
10 10 (0.89%) Mockito
11 9 (0.80%) Appium
11 9 (0.80%) Artifactory
11 9 (0.80%) Cucumber
11 9 (0.80%) Robotium
12 7 (0.63%) Selenium
13 6 (0.54%) Xcode
14 5 (0.45%) MSI
General
1 95 (8.48%) Finance
2 70 (6.25%) Legal
3 58 (5.18%) Marketing
4 27 (2.41%) Banking
5 20 (1.79%) Law
6 19 (1.70%) Advertising
7 16 (1.43%) German Language
8 15 (1.34%) Retail
9 13 (1.16%) Telecoms
10 10 (0.89%) Games
11 8 (0.71%) Billing
11 8 (0.71%) Investment Banking
12 6 (0.54%) Multimedia
13 5 (0.45%) Dutch Language
14 4 (0.36%) Back Office
14 4 (0.36%) French Language
14 4 (0.36%) Spanish Language
15 3 (0.27%) Corporate Banking
15 3 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.18%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 304 (27.14%) Developer
2 194 (17.32%) Analyst
3 105 (9.38%) Business Analyst
4 94 (8.39%) Project Manager
5 70 (6.25%) Designer
6 68 (6.07%) Java Developer
7 46 (4.11%) Consultant
8 40 (3.57%) Architect
9 33 (2.95%) Digital Content Designer
10 31 (2.77%) Author
11 29 (2.59%) Agile Business Analyst
11 29 (2.59%) Content Editor
12 27 (2.41%) Senior Developer
13 26 (2.32%) Web Developer
14 25 (2.23%) Software Engineer
15 23 (2.05%) Technical Author
16 20 (1.79%) JavaScript Developer
16 20 (1.79%) DevOps Engineer
17 18 (1.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 18 (1.61%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (16.43%) HTML
2 177 (15.80%) XML
3 148 (13.21%) CSS
4 103 (9.20%) XSLT
5 86 (7.68%) .NET
6 80 (7.14%) Web Services
7 74 (6.61%) jQuery
8 73 (6.52%) HTML5
9 55 (4.91%) CSS3
10 52 (4.64%) Spring
10 52 (4.64%) Ajax
11 43 (3.84%) REST
12 41 (3.66%) ASP.NET
13 35 (3.13%) RESTful
14 34 (3.04%) JSON
15 30 (2.68%) J2EE
16 28 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 26 (2.32%) AngularJS
17 26 (2.32%) Hibernate
18 21 (1.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 93 (8.30%) Analytical Skills
2 81 (7.23%) Social Media
3 66 (5.89%) User Experience
4 35 (3.13%) Mobile App
5 33 (2.95%) Digital Media
6 32 (2.86%) Management Information System
7 30 (2.68%) E-Learning
8 29 (2.59%) Computer Science
9 24 (2.14%) Data Conversion
10 20 (1.79%) Open Source
11 19 (1.70%) W3C
12 16 (1.43%) Learning Management System
13 15 (1.34%) Web 2.0
13 15 (1.34%) Kindle
14 14 (1.25%) Visualisation
15 13 (1.16%) Data Structures
16 12 (1.07%) Video Editing
16 12 (1.07%) Blog
16 12 (1.07%) PKI
16 12 (1.07%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 83 (7.41%) Windows
2 60 (5.36%) Linux
3 39 (3.48%) Android
4 25 (2.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (2.05%) Apple iOS
6 18 (1.61%) UNIX
7 16 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (0.98%) Mac OS X
10 10 (0.89%) Windows 7
11 8 (0.71%) Solaris
11 8 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (0.63%) Windows XP
13 6 (0.54%) CentOS
14 5 (0.45%) Mac OS
15 4 (0.36%) Mac OS X Server
16 3 (0.27%) Windows Vista
16 3 (0.27%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.27%) AIX
17 2 (0.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 291 (25.98%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (13.84%) Content Management
3 125 (11.16%) Project Management
4 111 (9.91%) Scrum
5 88 (7.86%) Workflow
6 78 (6.96%) Stakeholder Management
7 68 (6.07%) TDD
8 63 (5.63%) Migration
9 61 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
10 60 (5.36%) Business Analysis
11 53 (4.73%) User Stories
12 52 (4.64%) BDD
13 49 (4.38%) PRINCE2
14 48 (4.29%) ITIL
14 48 (4.29%) OO
15 47 (4.20%) Analytics
16 42 (3.75%) SOA
16 42 (3.75%) Software Engineering
17 41 (3.66%) Web Development
18 40 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 157 (14.02%) Java
2 139 (12.41%) JavaScript
3 87 (7.77%) SQL
4 79 (7.05%) Python
5 53 (4.73%) C#
6 46 (4.11%) PHP
7 42 (3.75%) XQuery
8 29 (2.59%) PowerShell
9 28 (2.50%) VBA
10 27 (2.41%) Ruby
11 16 (1.43%) Apex Code
11 16 (1.43%) XPath
12 13 (1.16%) C
13 12 (1.07%) Perl
14 10 (0.89%) Objective-C
15 8 (0.71%) Groovy
16 7 (0.63%) R
17 5 (0.45%) Bash Shell
17 5 (0.45%) VBScript
18 4 (0.36%) C++
Qualifications
1 94 (8.39%) Degree
2 70 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 38 (3.39%) SC Cleared
4 21 (1.88%) ISEB
5 16 (1.43%) CISSP
6 11 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (0.80%) CISM
7 9 (0.80%) CCNA
8 7 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (0.63%) SAS Certification
9 6 (0.54%) PMI Certification
9 6 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (0.54%) VCAP
9 6 (0.54%) VCDX
10 5 (0.45%) CRISC
10 5 (0.45%) CCSA
10 5 (0.45%) CISA
11 4 (0.36%) PMP
11 4 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (6.79%) QA
2 15 (1.34%) ISO 9001
3 12 (1.07%) SLA
4 5 (0.45%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.36%) WAI
6 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.18%) WCAG
6 2 (0.18%) FINREP
6 2 (0.18%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.089%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.089%) EMIR
7 1 (0.089%) COBIT
7 1 (0.089%) FATCA
7 1 (0.089%) Data Quality
System Software
1 36 (3.21%) Active Directory
2 27 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (1.16%) XenApp
3 13 (1.16%) vCloud
4 12 (1.07%) vSphere
5 5 (0.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 5 (0.45%) Xen
5 5 (0.45%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.45%) UAG
5 5 (0.45%) Varnish
6 3 (0.27%) XenServer
6 3 (0.27%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.27%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.18%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.18%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.089%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.089%) Veritas File System
8 1 (0.089%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 38 (3.39%) Puppet
2 29 (2.59%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (1.79%) SCCM
4 13 (1.16%) SCOM
4 13 (1.16%) Oracle Identity Management
5 5 (0.45%) ZABBIX
6 4 (0.36%) Nagios
7 3 (0.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (0.27%) Vagrant
7 3 (0.27%) WSUS
7 3 (0.27%) MIMEsweeper
7 3 (0.27%) MOM
8 2 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (0.18%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.18%) Casper Suite
9 1 (0.089%) Oracle EDQ
9 1 (0.089%) Mesos
9 1 (0.089%) Ansible
9 1 (0.089%) Zenoss
9 1 (0.089%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 114 (10.18%) Microsoft
2 67 (5.98%) Oracle
3 63 (5.63%) Adobe
4 38 (3.39%) Google
5 37 (3.30%) SAP
6 36 (3.21%) VMware
7 33 (2.95%) Salesforce.com
8 26 (2.32%) RedDot
9 25 (2.23%) Citrix
9 25 (2.23%) Open Text
10 16 (1.43%) Red Hat
11 11 (0.98%) Remedy
12 10 (0.89%) Business Objects
13 9 (0.80%) Cisco
14 8 (0.71%) Capita
14 8 (0.71%) Zend
15 7 (0.63%) Sitecore
15 7 (0.63%) Twitter
15 7 (0.63%) Apple
15 7 (0.63%) BMC
London
MyInternshipAbroad
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Rate: From £400 to £400 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £200 - £250 Per Day limited company basis
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Rate: £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Rate: £140 - £170 per day
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Posted: 2 days ago
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