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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Publishing
Rank 260 220 203
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -17
Contract jobs citing Publishing 398 476 466
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.84% 1.02% 1.04%
As % of the General category 2.18% 2.64% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 333 306
Average daily rate £420 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £528 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £384 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.23% +18.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 15
Average hourly rate £30.13 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.28% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.28 £14.00 £8.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.95 £30.00 £28.53
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £18.19 £16.74
% change year-on-year
+174.83% +8.70%
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
18235 18024 18038
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.56% 38.71% 40.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 11964 11721 11322
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £615 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 490 411 589
Average hourly rate £29.00 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.81% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.20 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+31.00% +16.27%

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -19 229 £425 +13.33% 109
South East -45 91 £425 +8.28% 16
West Midlands -3 20 £300 -33.70% 6
South West +9 14 £325 -9.84% 2
North East -14 11 £255 -23.01%
Yorkshire -16 9 £300 -6.25% 7
North West -19 9 £275 -18.51% 14
East of England -3 6 £419 +4.68% 14
East Midlands -6 4 £213 -50.00% 3
Midlands - 2 £688 -
Publishing
UK

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 388 (43.60%) Agile Software Development
2 181 (20.34%) JavaScript
3 152 (17.08%) HTML
4 133 (14.94%) Scrum
5 129 (14.49%) Content Management
6 120 (13.48%) CSS
7 117 (13.15%) Project Management
8 114 (12.81%) Analytics
9 112 (12.58%) User Experience
10 109 (12.25%) Java
11 105 (11.80%) CMS
12 101 (11.35%) TDD
13 99 (11.12%) Node.js
14 96 (10.79%) Amazon AWS
15 93 (10.45%) AngularJS
16 92 (10.34%) Finance
17 85 (9.55%) Analytical Skills
18 82 (9.21%) Degree
18 82 (9.21%) E-Commerce
19 67 (7.53%) Microsoft
20 65 (7.30%) Marketing
21 62 (6.97%) HTML5
22 60 (6.74%) Waterfall
23 59 (6.63%) jQuery
23 59 (6.63%) Git (software)
24 58 (6.52%) Selenium
25 57 (6.40%) PHP
26 55 (6.18%) PRINCE2
27 54 (6.07%) Data Analysis
27 54 (6.07%) Continuous Integration

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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
1 105 (11.80%) CMS
2 99 (11.12%) Node.js
3 32 (3.60%) WordPress
4 28 (3.15%) SharePoint
5 27 (3.03%) WebLogic
5 27 (3.03%) WebSphere
6 17 (1.91%) Drupal
6 17 (1.91%) IIS
7 12 (1.35%) Apache Solr
8 11 (1.24%) Tomcat
9 9 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
9 9 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (0.90%) MS Exchange
10 8 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
11 7 (0.79%) Alfresco
11 7 (0.79%) Apache Spark
12 6 (0.67%) Confluence
12 6 (0.67%) OpenStack
12 6 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
13 5 (0.56%) LiveLink
Applications
1 53 (5.96%) MS Excel
2 44 (4.94%) MS Office
3 22 (2.47%) Photoshop
4 20 (2.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 19 (2.13%) MS Visio
6 18 (2.02%) MS Project
7 10 (1.12%) Adobe Illustrator
8 7 (0.79%) InfoPath
9 6 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 4 (0.45%) Acrobat
11 3 (0.34%) FrameMaker
12 2 (0.22%) Adobe Premiere
12 2 (0.22%) RoboHelp
12 2 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
13 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.11%) InDesign
13 1 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
13 1 (0.11%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 12 (1.35%) Magento
2 4 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.34%) Primavera
4 2 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.22%) HFM
4 2 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.11%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.11%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.11%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.11%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.11%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.11%) SAP QM
5 1 (0.11%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 96 (10.79%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (3.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (3.15%) Google Analytics
4 25 (2.81%) GitHub
5 14 (1.57%) Adobe Analytics
6 12 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (0.79%) SaaS
9 6 (0.67%) Google Tag Manager
9 6 (0.67%) Office 365
10 5 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (0.45%) PaaS
11 4 (0.45%) Yammer
12 3 (0.34%) IBM PureFlex
12 3 (0.34%) MailChimp
13 2 (0.22%) AdWords
13 2 (0.22%) IaaS
14 1 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
14 1 (0.11%) CheetahMail
14 1 (0.11%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 37 (4.16%) Intranet
2 32 (3.60%) Internet
3 16 (1.80%) DNS
4 15 (1.69%) HTTP
5 13 (1.46%) Firewall
6 5 (0.56%) FTP
6 5 (0.56%) NetScaler
6 5 (0.56%) Reverse Proxy
6 5 (0.56%) SAN
6 5 (0.56%) SSL
6 5 (0.56%) WebEx
7 4 (0.45%) DHCP
7 4 (0.45%) MPLS
8 3 (0.34%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (0.34%) Software-Defined Networking
8 3 (0.34%) VPN
8 3 (0.34%) WAN
9 2 (0.22%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (0.22%) NAS
9 2 (0.22%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (5.84%) NoSQL
2 47 (5.28%) Big Data
3 44 (4.94%) MongoDB
4 38 (4.27%) SQL Server
5 37 (4.16%) Hadoop
6 27 (3.03%) MySQL
7 20 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (1.57%) Relational Database
10 11 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (1.01%) Oracle Database
12 7 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (0.67%) OLAP
13 6 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (0.67%) PerformancePoint
14 5 (0.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 5 (0.56%) BusinessObjects XI
14 5 (0.56%) OLTP
14 5 (0.56%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 59 (6.63%) Git (software)
2 58 (6.52%) Selenium
3 27 (3.03%) JIRA
4 25 (2.81%) Subversion
5 21 (2.36%) Jenkins
6 20 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (1.80%) Jasmine
8 15 (1.69%) Cucumber
8 15 (1.69%) Karma Test Runner
9 13 (1.46%) Ant
9 13 (1.46%) Maven
9 13 (1.46%) WebDriver
10 12 (1.35%) QUnit
10 12 (1.35%) Sinon.JS
11 11 (1.24%) Appium
12 10 (1.12%) Artifactory
12 10 (1.12%) Gradle
12 10 (1.12%) Robotium
12 10 (1.12%) Sonatype Nexus
12 10 (1.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 92 (10.34%) Finance
2 65 (7.30%) Marketing
3 48 (5.39%) Legal
4 33 (3.71%) Advertising
5 29 (3.26%) Retail
6 23 (2.58%) Banking
7 16 (1.80%) Games
8 15 (1.69%) Manufacturing
8 15 (1.69%) Telecoms
9 9 (1.01%) Multimedia
10 8 (0.90%) Law
11 4 (0.45%) Local Government
12 3 (0.34%) Back Office
12 3 (0.34%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.34%) Front Office
12 3 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.22%) Billing
14 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.11%) Automotive
14 1 (0.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 245 (27.53%) Developer
2 126 (14.16%) Analyst
3 95 (10.67%) Project Manager
4 84 (9.44%) Designer
5 74 (8.31%) Architect
6 69 (7.75%) Business Analyst
7 58 (6.52%) JavaScript Developer
8 47 (5.28%) Web Developer
9 46 (5.17%) Solutions Architect
10 35 (3.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 32 (3.60%) Senior Developer
12 31 (3.48%) Java Developer
13 28 (3.15%) Consultant
13 28 (3.15%) Web Manager
14 26 (2.92%) Digital Project Manager
15 24 (2.70%) Node.js Developer
16 22 (2.47%) HTML Developer
16 22 (2.47%) Web Analyst
17 21 (2.36%) DevOps Engineer
17 21 (2.36%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (17.08%) HTML
2 120 (13.48%) CSS
3 93 (10.45%) AngularJS
4 62 (6.97%) HTML5
5 59 (6.63%) jQuery
6 51 (5.73%) .NET
7 48 (5.39%) Web Services
8 40 (4.49%) Sass
9 39 (4.38%) J2EE
10 38 (4.27%) REST
10 38 (4.27%) XML
11 37 (4.16%) Spring
12 35 (3.93%) RESTful
13 31 (3.48%) JSON
14 29 (3.26%) Natural Language Processing
15 28 (3.15%) CSS3
16 25 (2.81%) Backbone.js
17 24 (2.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 21 (2.36%) LESS
19 20 (2.25%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 112 (12.58%) User Experience
2 85 (9.55%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (5.17%) Social Media
4 28 (3.15%) Algorithms
5 27 (3.03%) Mobile App
6 26 (2.92%) Management Information System
7 22 (2.47%) Computer Science
8 17 (1.91%) Digital Media
9 12 (1.35%) Blog
9 12 (1.35%) iPad
10 10 (1.12%) iPhone
11 8 (0.90%) Copywriting
11 8 (0.90%) PMI
12 7 (0.79%) BBC
12 7 (0.79%) Data Centre
12 7 (0.79%) Semantic Web
13 6 (0.67%) Public Cloud
14 5 (0.56%) Graphic Design
14 5 (0.56%) Online Games
15 4 (0.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 46 (5.17%) Linux
2 45 (5.06%) Windows
3 28 (3.15%) Apple iOS
4 21 (2.36%) Windows Server
5 20 (2.25%) Android
6 12 (1.35%) Unix
7 10 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (1.01%) Ubuntu
9 7 (0.79%) Windows 7
10 5 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.45%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.45%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.22%) BlackBerry OS
12 2 (0.22%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.22%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.22%) Windows Phone 8
13 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 388 (43.60%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (14.94%) Scrum
3 129 (14.49%) Content Management
4 117 (13.15%) Project Management
5 114 (12.81%) Analytics
6 101 (11.35%) TDD
7 82 (9.21%) E-Commerce
8 60 (6.74%) Waterfall
9 55 (6.18%) PRINCE2
10 54 (6.07%) Continuous Integration
10 54 (6.07%) Data Analysis
10 54 (6.07%) User Stories
10 54 (6.07%) Web Application Development
11 53 (5.96%) SEO
12 52 (5.84%) Data Modelling
13 48 (5.39%) Kanban
13 48 (5.39%) MVC
14 46 (5.17%) ITIL
15 43 (4.83%) Front End Development
15 43 (4.83%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 181 (20.34%) JavaScript
2 109 (12.25%) Java
3 57 (6.40%) PHP
4 51 (5.73%) SQL
5 44 (4.94%) Python
6 41 (4.61%) C#
7 26 (2.92%) Scala
8 19 (2.13%) Objective-C
9 15 (1.69%) C
10 14 (1.57%) Ruby
11 13 (1.46%) Bash Shell
12 11 (1.24%) C++
13 9 (1.01%) Apple Swift
14 7 (0.79%) PL/SQL
15 6 (0.67%) ABAP
15 6 (0.67%) Perl
15 6 (0.67%) Shell Script
15 6 (0.67%) T-SQL
16 4 (0.45%) SAPscript
17 3 (0.34%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 82 (9.21%) Degree
2 47 (5.28%) Security Cleared
3 20 (2.25%) SC Cleared
4 15 (1.69%) PMI Certification
5 14 (1.57%) ISEB
6 13 (1.46%) PMP
6 13 (1.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (0.90%) BPSS Clearance
7 8 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (0.90%) ISTQB
8 7 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (0.56%) CCNP
11 4 (0.45%) CISSP
11 4 (0.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (0.34%) CCNA
12 3 (0.34%) CCSA
12 3 (0.34%) CISM
12 3 (0.34%) JNCIA
12 3 (0.34%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (2.81%) QA
2 12 (1.35%) Disclosure Scotland
2 12 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.34%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.34%) Dublin Core
4 3 (0.34%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.34%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.22%) P3O
5 2 (0.22%) SLA
5 2 (0.22%) TickIT
System Software
1 25 (2.81%) Active Directory
2 19 (2.13%) Docker
3 14 (1.57%) XenApp
4 9 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (0.67%) XenServer
7 5 (0.56%) UAG
7 5 (0.56%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.45%) vSphere
9 3 (0.34%) NFS
9 3 (0.34%) vCloud
10 2 (0.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.11%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 18 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (1.57%) Puppet
3 11 (1.24%) Ansible
4 6 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (0.56%) SCCM
6 3 (0.34%) Hyperic
7 2 (0.22%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.22%) Mesos
7 2 (0.22%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.11%) Nagios
8 1 (0.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 67 (7.53%) Microsoft
2 44 (4.94%) Google
3 38 (4.27%) Oracle
4 36 (4.04%) Adobe
5 21 (2.36%) SAP
6 17 (1.91%) Citrix
7 16 (1.80%) Twitter
8 15 (1.69%) VMware
9 13 (1.46%) IBM
9 13 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
10 11 (1.24%) Rally
11 10 (1.12%) Cisco
12 9 (1.01%) Apple
12 9 (1.01%) Red Hat
13 8 (0.90%) Facebook
14 7 (0.79%) Rackspace
14 7 (0.79%) Remedy
14 7 (0.79%) ServiceNow
15 6 (0.67%) HP
15 6 (0.67%) hybris
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Modis International
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £42k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
LA International
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancashire
Connectus
Rate: £21.5 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Jenrick IT
Rate: £440 - £480 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £401 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £410 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £120 - £150 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of Westminster
Talent Point
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of Westminster
Talent Point
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
First Point
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £800 - £1000 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxfordshire
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £475 - 490 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
North London
Talent Point
Rate: £400.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £400 to £450 p/day
Posted: 10 days ago
Coventry
University of Warwick
Rate: £25,023-£28,143 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Chester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Sutton, Greater London
Reed Business Information
Rate: To £400 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Chester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £225.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £17.30 per hour
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £475.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Tadworth
iKas International
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Holborn, Central London
Reed Business Information
Rate: To £350 per day
Posted: 25 days ago