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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Publishing
Rank 204 188 192
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +4
Contract jobs citing Publishing 553 535 461
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.10% 1.13% 1.02%
As % of the General category 2.87% 2.74% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 387 373 285
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £359
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £200 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £525 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+27.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 22
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £11.82 £14.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.61 £31.56 £23.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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
19287 19490 18717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.23% 41.27% 41.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 12847 12583 11256
Average daily rate £442 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.77% +2.85%
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 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 452 530 732
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £24.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.43% +7.77%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 -24 277 £365 -8.75% 69
South East +57 191 £450 +29.49% 26
South West -26 19 £208 -30.66% 4
North West -5 17 £344 -8.33% 6
West Midlands -2 14 £390 +129.41% 2
Yorkshire -10 14 £331 -16.35% 4
East of England -37 12 £400 +14.28% 11
East Midlands -21 1 - - 2
Publishing
UK

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 310 (27.31%) Agile Software Development
2 201 (17.71%) HTML
3 167 (14.71%) XML
4 156 (13.74%) CSS
5 140 (12.33%) Content Management
6 139 (12.25%) Java
7 134 (11.81%) JavaScript
7 134 (11.81%) Scrum
8 132 (11.63%) Project Management
9 128 (11.28%) CMS
10 117 (10.31%) Microsoft
11 99 (8.72%) XSLT
12 97 (8.55%) Social Media
13 96 (8.46%) Degree
14 95 (8.37%) Finance
15 90 (7.93%) MS Excel
16 89 (7.84%) Windows
17 84 (7.40%) SQL
17 84 (7.40%) MS Office
18 83 (7.31%) SharePoint
19 82 (7.22%) Workflow
20 80 (7.05%) .NET
20 80 (7.05%) Internet
20 80 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
21 79 (6.96%) Oracle
21 79 (6.96%) jQuery
22 76 (6.70%) QA
22 76 (6.70%) HTML5
23 75 (6.61%) Stakeholder Management
24 74 (6.52%) Legal

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (11.28%) CMS
2 83 (7.31%) SharePoint
3 34 (3.00%) Apache
4 25 (2.20%) Drupal
5 23 (2.03%) IIS
5 23 (2.03%) Tomcat
6 21 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
7 20 (1.76%) SharePoint 2013
8 18 (1.59%) Node.js
9 15 (1.32%) WebLogic
10 13 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 12 (1.06%) Lync
12 11 (0.97%) WebSphere
12 11 (0.97%) MS Exchange
13 10 (0.88%) Adobe CQ
13 10 (0.88%) WordPress
14 9 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
14 9 (0.79%) Alfresco
14 9 (0.79%) SAS
15 8 (0.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 90 (7.93%) MS Excel
2 84 (7.40%) MS Office
3 51 (4.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 49 (4.32%) Photoshop
5 33 (2.91%) MS Visio
6 23 (2.03%) MS Project
7 11 (0.97%) Adobe Illustrator
8 10 (0.88%) Adobe Captivate
9 9 (0.79%) InfoPath
9 9 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 8 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
11 7 (0.62%) InDesign
12 6 (0.53%) Final Cut Pro
13 5 (0.44%) Adobe Premiere
13 5 (0.44%) Acrobat
14 2 (0.18%) Fireworks
14 2 (0.18%) FastStats
15 1 (0.088%) Adobe After Effects
15 1 (0.088%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 14 (1.23%) Oracle BPM
2 11 (0.97%) Google Analytics
3 9 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
5 6 (0.53%) SAP SD
5 6 (0.53%) SiteCatalyst
6 4 (0.35%) assyst
7 3 (0.26%) Hyperion Planning
7 3 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.26%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 3 (0.26%) WebTrends
8 2 (0.18%) SmartPlant
8 2 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.088%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.088%) SalesLogix
9 1 (0.088%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.088%) HFM
9 1 (0.088%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.35%) GitHub
3 4 (0.35%) Office 365
3 4 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.26%) IaaS
5 1 (0.088%) SaaS
5 1 (0.088%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.088%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.088%) Force.com
5 1 (0.088%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.088%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.088%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 80 (7.05%) Internet
2 66 (5.81%) Intranet
3 16 (1.41%) DNS
4 12 (1.06%) SAN
4 12 (1.06%) FTP
5 10 (0.88%) DHCP
6 9 (0.79%) NAS
7 8 (0.70%) LAN
7 8 (0.70%) Firewall
8 7 (0.62%) Extranet
9 6 (0.53%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (0.44%) Network Security
10 5 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (0.44%) SMS
10 5 (0.44%) HTTP
11 4 (0.35%) NetScaler
11 4 (0.35%) LDAP
11 4 (0.35%) SMTP
11 4 (0.35%) WAN
11 4 (0.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (4.41%) SQL Server
2 37 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
3 24 (2.11%) MySQL
4 23 (2.03%) QlikView
5 18 (1.59%) Big Data
6 16 (1.41%) Relational Database
7 15 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (1.32%) MarkLogic
8 14 (1.23%) Hadoop
9 13 (1.15%) Oracle Database
10 11 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (0.97%) NoSQL
10 11 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
12 9 (0.79%) MongoDB
13 7 (0.62%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 7 (0.62%) IDOL
13 7 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
14 5 (0.44%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 44 (3.88%) Git (software)
2 23 (2.03%) Visual Studio
2 23 (2.03%) Dreamweaver
3 21 (1.85%) Jenkins
4 20 (1.76%) Maven
5 19 (1.67%) Subversion
5 19 (1.67%) JUnit
5 19 (1.67%) JIRA
6 16 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (0.97%) Selenium
8 10 (0.88%) Axure RP
9 8 (0.70%) Ant
10 7 (0.62%) Cucumber
10 7 (0.62%) Xcode
11 6 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (0.44%) PHPUnit
12 5 (0.44%) Mockito
12 5 (0.44%) WebDriver
12 5 (0.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 5 (0.44%) MSI
General
1 95 (8.37%) Finance
2 74 (6.52%) Legal
3 70 (6.17%) Marketing
4 23 (2.03%) Banking
5 20 (1.76%) Retail
6 18 (1.59%) Law
7 17 (1.50%) German Language
8 14 (1.23%) Games
9 12 (1.06%) Telecoms
10 11 (0.97%) Advertising
11 7 (0.62%) Investment Banking
12 6 (0.53%) Billing
12 6 (0.53%) French Language
13 5 (0.44%) Dutch Language
13 5 (0.44%) Spanish Language
13 5 (0.44%) Multimedia
14 4 (0.35%) Automotive
14 4 (0.35%) Back Office
15 3 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 297 (26.17%) Developer
2 196 (17.27%) Analyst
3 113 (9.96%) Project Manager
4 110 (9.69%) Business Analyst
5 88 (7.75%) Designer
6 57 (5.02%) Java Developer
7 46 (4.05%) Consultant
8 39 (3.44%) Digital Content Designer
9 38 (3.35%) Agile Business Analyst
10 36 (3.17%) Architect
10 36 (3.17%) Content Editor
11 30 (2.64%) Web Developer
12 27 (2.38%) Author
13 23 (2.03%) Software Engineer
13 23 (2.03%) Front-End Developer
14 21 (1.85%) Technical Author
15 20 (1.76%) Senior Developer
16 19 (1.67%) Administrator
17 18 (1.59%) JavaScript Developer
17 18 (1.59%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 201 (17.71%) HTML
2 167 (14.71%) XML
3 156 (13.74%) CSS
4 99 (8.72%) XSLT
5 80 (7.05%) .NET
6 79 (6.96%) jQuery
7 76 (6.70%) HTML5
8 67 (5.90%) Web Services
9 58 (5.11%) CSS3
10 45 (3.96%) Spring
11 42 (3.70%) Ajax
12 33 (2.91%) ASP.NET
13 32 (2.82%) RESTful
14 30 (2.64%) J2EE
15 28 (2.47%) REST
16 27 (2.38%) JSON
17 26 (2.29%) Hibernate
18 22 (1.94%) SOAP
19 20 (1.76%) AngularJS
19 20 (1.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 97 (8.55%) Social Media
2 80 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
3 65 (5.73%) User Experience
4 43 (3.79%) Digital Media
5 33 (2.91%) Mobile App
6 32 (2.82%) Management Information System
7 30 (2.64%) Computer Science
8 25 (2.20%) Data Conversion
9 19 (1.67%) E-Learning
10 18 (1.59%) Kindle
10 18 (1.59%) Open Source
10 18 (1.59%) W3C
11 17 (1.50%) Data Structures
12 14 (1.23%) PKI
12 14 (1.23%) Blog
13 13 (1.15%) Data Integration
14 11 (0.97%) Learning Management System
15 10 (0.88%) Video Editing
16 9 (0.79%) Graphic Design
16 9 (0.79%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 89 (7.84%) Windows
2 52 (4.58%) Linux
3 37 (3.26%) Android
4 28 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (2.38%) Apple iOS
6 19 (1.67%) UNIX
7 15 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (1.15%) Windows 7
8 13 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (0.62%) Windows XP
9 7 (0.62%) Mac OS X
9 7 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.53%) Solaris
10 6 (0.53%) CentOS
11 4 (0.35%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.35%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.26%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.26%) AIX
12 3 (0.26%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.18%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 310 (27.31%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (12.33%) Content Management
3 134 (11.81%) Scrum
4 132 (11.63%) Project Management
5 82 (7.22%) Workflow
6 75 (6.61%) Stakeholder Management
7 67 (5.90%) Migration
8 58 (5.11%) TDD
8 58 (5.11%) Business Analysis
9 55 (4.85%) Business Intelligence
10 50 (4.41%) PRINCE2
11 49 (4.32%) Kanban
12 48 (4.23%) BDD
13 47 (4.14%) ITIL
13 47 (4.14%) Analytics
13 47 (4.14%) User Stories
14 45 (3.96%) User Acceptance Testing
15 42 (3.70%) E-Commerce
16 41 (3.61%) SOA
17 39 (3.44%) OO
Programming Languages
1 139 (12.25%) Java
2 134 (11.81%) JavaScript
3 84 (7.40%) SQL
4 73 (6.43%) Python
5 49 (4.32%) C#
6 48 (4.23%) XQuery
7 47 (4.14%) PHP
8 31 (2.73%) PowerShell
9 27 (2.38%) VBA
10 20 (1.76%) Ruby
11 16 (1.41%) Apex Code
12 12 (1.06%) Perl
12 12 (1.06%) XPath
13 11 (0.97%) Objective-C
14 10 (0.88%) C
15 5 (0.44%) R
15 5 (0.44%) C++
15 5 (0.44%) VBScript
16 4 (0.35%) Groovy
16 4 (0.35%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 96 (8.46%) Degree
2 68 (5.99%) Security Cleared
3 36 (3.17%) SC Cleared
4 18 (1.59%) ISEB
5 13 (1.15%) CISSP
6 11 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (0.79%) CISM
7 9 (0.79%) CCNA
8 7 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (0.62%) PMI Certification
8 7 (0.62%) SAS Certification
9 5 (0.44%) CRISC
9 5 (0.44%) CCSA
9 5 (0.44%) CISA
10 4 (0.35%) CCDP
10 4 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.35%) BC Cleared
10 4 (0.35%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.35%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (6.70%) QA
2 16 (1.41%) ISO 9001
3 12 (1.06%) SLA
4 5 (0.44%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.35%) WAI
6 2 (0.18%) CRD IV
6 2 (0.18%) FINREP
6 2 (0.18%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.18%) WCAG
6 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.088%) COBIT
System Software
1 37 (3.26%) Active Directory
2 22 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.06%) XenApp
4 10 (0.88%) vCloud
5 9 (0.79%) vSphere
6 6 (0.53%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.44%) UAG
8 4 (0.35%) Varnish
8 4 (0.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 4 (0.35%) Xen
9 3 (0.26%) XenServer
9 3 (0.26%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.26%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.18%) Apache Flume
10 2 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.18%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.088%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.088%) Veritas File System
11 1 (0.088%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 31 (2.73%) Puppet
2 27 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (1.67%) SCCM
4 14 (1.23%) SCOM
5 13 (1.15%) Oracle Identity Management
6 5 (0.44%) ZABBIX
7 3 (0.26%) WSUS
7 3 (0.26%) MIMEsweeper
7 3 (0.26%) MOM
7 3 (0.26%) Nagios
7 3 (0.26%) Salt
7 3 (0.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (0.18%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (0.18%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.088%) Zenoss
9 1 (0.088%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.088%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.088%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 117 (10.31%) Microsoft
2 79 (6.96%) Oracle
3 55 (4.85%) Adobe
4 35 (3.08%) Salesforce.com
5 32 (2.82%) Google
6 31 (2.73%) VMware
7 30 (2.64%) SAP
8 28 (2.47%) Citrix
9 20 (1.76%) Open Text
10 18 (1.59%) RedDot
11 17 (1.50%) Red Hat
12 13 (1.15%) Business Objects
13 12 (1.06%) Remedy
14 10 (0.88%) Zend
15 9 (0.79%) Sitecore
15 9 (0.79%) BMC
16 7 (0.62%) Twitter
16 7 (0.62%) Akamai
16 7 (0.62%) Cisco
17 6 (0.53%) Apple
Brighton
Capita - ITPS
Posted: Yesterday
London
Premier Media
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £150 - 180 per day + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £60k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Xcede Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Connectus
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Advanced Resource Managers
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Rate: From £300 to £360 per day Long term ongoing projects - 3 month rolling
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £570 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £535 per day + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Explore Group
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £510.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago