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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Publishing
Rank 237 193 179
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -14
Contract jobs citing Publishing 454 555 540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.88% 1.12% 1.16%
As % of the General category 2.22% 2.91% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 386 381
Average daily rate
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£425 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £275 £350
% change year-on-year
+37.27% -21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 34 17
Average hourly rate £33.00 £20.00 £17.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.00% +12.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £17.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £35.50 £31.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+55.00% +14.28%
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
20419 19061 20064
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 39.63% 38.62% 43.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 13433 12068 12623
Average daily rate £440 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.19% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 523 510 573
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.50 £22.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% -9.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.95 £44.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -48 281 £450 +12.50% 113
South East +1 95 £413 +62.56% 59
Yorkshire -9 18 £275 -19.70% 4
East of England -13 18 £381 +38.63% 15
North West -17 17 £425 +3.03% 7
West Midlands +2 16 £320 +17.43% 14
South West -14 5 £311 +24.40% 4
North East -28 2 £213 -34.61% 1
Publishing
UK

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 266 (30.37%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (18.26%) HTML
3 157 (17.92%) JavaScript
4 129 (14.73%) CSS
5 118 (13.47%) Java
6 113 (12.90%) Finance
7 103 (11.76%) TDD
8 101 (11.53%) E-Commerce
9 99 (11.30%) Content Management
10 94 (10.73%) Project Management
11 90 (10.27%) HTML5
12 83 (9.47%) Windows
13 81 (9.25%) Analytics
14 78 (8.90%) Scrum
15 77 (8.79%) jQuery
16 73 (8.33%) AngularJS
17 71 (8.11%) User Experience
18 68 (7.76%) Oracle
18 68 (7.76%) Marketing
19 67 (7.65%) SQL
19 67 (7.65%) CMS
20 66 (7.53%) XML
20 66 (7.53%) CSS3
21 61 (6.96%) Microsoft
22 60 (6.85%) Migration
23 59 (6.74%) SQL Server
24 57 (6.51%) Degree
24 57 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
25 56 (6.39%) .NET
26 55 (6.28%) Linux

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 67 (7.65%) CMS
2 42 (4.79%) Node.js
3 36 (4.11%) SharePoint
4 21 (2.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 18 (2.05%) Tomcat
6 17 (1.94%) Drupal
7 16 (1.83%) WordPress
8 12 (1.37%) Apache
9 11 (1.26%) MS Exchange
10 9 (1.03%) IIS
10 9 (1.03%) Confluence
10 9 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
11 8 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
11 8 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (0.80%) Lync
13 6 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
14 5 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
14 5 (0.57%) JBoss
14 5 (0.57%) SAS
14 5 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 40 (4.57%) MS Office
2 35 (4.00%) MS Excel
3 21 (2.40%) MS Project
4 16 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (1.60%) Photoshop
6 12 (1.37%) MS Visio
7 10 (1.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (0.57%) InfoPath
8 5 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.57%) PowerPivot
9 4 (0.46%) InDesign
10 3 (0.34%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.23%) Siemens NX
12 1 (0.11%) RoboHelp
12 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (0.80%) Hyperion Planning
2 6 (0.68%) Adobe Campaign
2 6 (0.68%) WebTrends
3 5 (0.57%) Magento
4 4 (0.46%) Eikon
5 3 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.34%) JDE OneWorld
5 3 (0.34%) Teamcenter
6 2 (0.23%) RMDS
6 2 (0.23%) Primavera
6 2 (0.23%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.11%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.11%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 40 (4.57%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (2.97%) Google Analytics
3 13 (1.48%) SaaS
4 8 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (0.91%) GitHub
5 7 (0.80%) Adobe Analytics
5 7 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (0.57%) Office 365
7 5 (0.57%) PaaS
8 4 (0.46%) IaaS
9 3 (0.34%) Force.com
10 2 (0.23%) Taleo
10 2 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.11%) Yammer
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.11%) Heroku
11 1 (0.11%) Trello
11 1 (0.11%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 42 (4.79%) Internet
2 22 (2.51%) Intranet
3 18 (2.05%) HTTP
4 13 (1.48%) DNS
5 12 (1.37%) VPN
6 11 (1.26%) WAN
7 10 (1.14%) Network Security
8 8 (0.91%) LAN
8 8 (0.91%) Firewall
9 7 (0.80%) FTP
9 7 (0.80%) TCP/IP
10 6 (0.68%) SSL
11 5 (0.57%) SAN
11 5 (0.57%) NAS
12 4 (0.46%) Reverse Proxy
12 4 (0.46%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (0.46%) ADSL
12 4 (0.46%) WLAN
12 4 (0.46%) DHCP
13 3 (0.34%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (6.74%) SQL Server
2 42 (4.79%) Data Warehouse
3 28 (3.20%) MySQL
4 20 (2.28%) Big Data
5 19 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
6 17 (1.94%) MongoDB
6 17 (1.94%) Oracle Database
7 15 (1.71%) Oracle BI EE
8 14 (1.60%) Relational Database
9 13 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (1.48%) Oracle Database 11g
10 12 (1.37%) NoSQL
10 12 (1.37%) MarkLogic
11 11 (1.26%) Hadoop
11 11 (1.26%) QlikView
12 9 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
12 9 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (0.91%) Triplestore
13 8 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (0.80%) Hyperion Smart View
Development Applications
1 37 (4.22%) Git (software)
2 27 (3.08%) Jasmine
3 25 (2.85%) JIRA
4 18 (2.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (2.05%) Maven
4 18 (2.05%) Jenkins
5 17 (1.94%) Selenium
5 17 (1.94%) JUnit
6 14 (1.60%) Xcode
7 11 (1.26%) Visual Studio
8 9 (1.03%) Subversion
9 8 (0.91%) Cucumber
10 7 (0.80%) Grunt
10 7 (0.80%) Eclipse
11 5 (0.57%) Mocha
11 5 (0.57%) WebDriver
12 4 (0.46%) RSpec
12 4 (0.46%) Sinon.JS
12 4 (0.46%) Karma Test Runner
12 4 (0.46%) QUnit
General
1 113 (12.90%) Finance
2 68 (7.76%) Marketing
3 34 (3.88%) Legal
4 27 (3.08%) Advertising
5 25 (2.85%) Banking
5 25 (2.85%) Retail
6 24 (2.74%) Telecoms
7 17 (1.94%) Games
8 10 (1.14%) Multimedia
9 9 (1.03%) Front Office
10 7 (0.80%) Investment Banking
11 6 (0.68%) Automotive
12 5 (0.57%) Local Government
13 4 (0.46%) Billing
14 3 (0.34%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.23%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.23%) French Language
16 1 (0.11%) German Language
16 1 (0.11%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 262 (29.91%) Developer
2 114 (13.01%) Analyst
3 92 (10.50%) Project Manager
4 70 (7.99%) Architect
5 60 (6.85%) Business Analyst
6 43 (4.91%) Designer
7 41 (4.68%) Web Developer
8 40 (4.57%) Front-End Developer
9 38 (4.34%) Java Developer
10 30 (3.42%) Consultant
11 25 (2.85%) Agile Project Manager
12 22 (2.51%) Solutions Architect
12 22 (2.51%) Senior Developer
13 21 (2.40%) Senior Manager
14 20 (2.28%) iOS Developer
15 19 (2.17%) Senior Project Manager
15 19 (2.17%) JavaScript Developer
16 18 (2.05%) Administrator
17 16 (1.83%) DevOps Engineer
17 16 (1.83%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (18.26%) HTML
2 129 (14.73%) CSS
3 90 (10.27%) HTML5
4 77 (8.79%) jQuery
5 73 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 66 (7.53%) CSS3
6 66 (7.53%) XML
7 56 (6.39%) .NET
8 49 (5.59%) Web Services
9 32 (3.65%) XSLT
10 31 (3.54%) REST
11 30 (3.42%) Spring
12 29 (3.31%) RESTful
12 29 (3.31%) Sass
13 28 (3.20%) ASP.NET
14 26 (2.97%) J2EE
15 25 (2.85%) Backbone.js
16 20 (2.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 19 (2.17%) JSON
18 17 (1.94%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 71 (8.11%) User Experience
2 57 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (4.22%) Digital Media
4 32 (3.65%) Social Media
5 25 (2.85%) iPad
6 19 (2.17%) Visualisation
6 19 (2.17%) Mobile App
6 19 (2.17%) Management Information System
7 18 (2.05%) Data Centre
8 17 (1.94%) Private Cloud
9 16 (1.83%) Copywriting
10 14 (1.60%) iPhone
11 13 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
12 11 (1.26%) New Media
13 10 (1.14%) Wiki
13 10 (1.14%) Client/Server
13 10 (1.14%) PMI
14 9 (1.03%) PKI
14 9 (1.03%) Computer Science
15 8 (0.91%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 83 (9.47%) Windows
2 55 (6.28%) Linux
3 32 (3.65%) Apple iOS
4 27 (3.08%) Android
5 17 (1.94%) UNIX
6 15 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (1.60%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (1.48%) Windows 7
9 11 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (1.14%) Mac OS X
11 7 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.57%) Windows Phone
13 4 (0.46%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.46%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (0.34%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.34%) SUSE
15 2 (0.23%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
15 2 (0.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (30.37%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (11.76%) TDD
3 101 (11.53%) E-Commerce
4 99 (11.30%) Content Management
5 94 (10.73%) Project Management
6 81 (9.25%) Analytics
7 78 (8.90%) Scrum
8 60 (6.85%) Migration
9 52 (5.94%) Stakeholder Management
10 50 (5.71%) ITIL
11 47 (5.37%) Web Development
12 46 (5.25%) OO
12 46 (5.25%) Business Intelligence
13 43 (4.91%) DevOps
14 42 (4.79%) BDD
15 41 (4.68%) PRINCE2
16 39 (4.45%) Unit Testing
17 36 (4.11%) Continuous Integration
17 36 (4.11%) ETL
18 34 (3.88%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 157 (17.92%) JavaScript
2 118 (13.47%) Java
3 67 (7.65%) SQL
4 41 (4.68%) Python
5 38 (4.34%) C#
6 34 (3.88%) PHP
7 31 (3.54%) Ruby
8 23 (2.63%) C
9 20 (2.28%) Objective-C
10 16 (1.83%) PowerShell
11 15 (1.71%) Shell Script
12 11 (1.26%) Scala
12 11 (1.26%) PL/SQL
13 10 (1.14%) XQuery
14 8 (0.91%) VBScript
15 7 (0.80%) T-SQL
15 7 (0.80%) VB.NET
16 6 (0.68%) VBA
17 4 (0.46%) SPARQL
17 4 (0.46%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 57 (6.51%) Degree
2 27 (3.08%) Security Cleared
3 19 (2.17%) PMI Certification
4 17 (1.94%) PMP
5 15 (1.71%) SC Cleared
6 13 (1.48%) CISSP
7 12 (1.37%) CISM
8 11 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (1.14%) Sun Certification
10 9 (1.03%) CISA
10 9 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 8 (0.91%) CCNP
12 7 (0.80%) CCNA
13 6 (0.68%) CCSA
14 5 (0.57%) MCP
14 5 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (0.57%) ISEB
15 4 (0.46%) MCSA
15 4 (0.46%) DV Cleared
15 4 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (5.48%) QA
2 15 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.34%) SLA
4 2 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.11%) P3O
System Software
1 24 (2.74%) Active Directory
2 16 (1.83%) XenApp
3 11 (1.26%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (0.91%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (0.57%) Docker
7 3 (0.34%) UAG
7 3 (0.34%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.34%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (0.34%) Firmware
8 2 (0.23%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.23%) ProxySG
8 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (0.23%) vSphere
9 1 (0.11%) Veritas File System
9 1 (0.11%) Varnish
9 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.11%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.11%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 17 (1.94%) Puppet
2 12 (1.37%) SCCM
3 8 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.46%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (0.34%) Kibana
5 3 (0.34%) EdgeSight
5 3 (0.34%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.23%) Ansible
6 2 (0.23%) Nagios
7 1 (0.11%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.11%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.11%) TeamSite
7 1 (0.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.11%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.11%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.11%) Mesos
7 1 (0.11%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 68 (7.76%) Oracle
2 61 (6.96%) Microsoft
3 45 (5.14%) Adobe
4 40 (4.57%) Google
5 24 (2.74%) Tableau
5 24 (2.74%) Apple
6 23 (2.63%) Citrix
6 23 (2.63%) Cisco
7 18 (2.05%) Salesforce.com
7 18 (2.05%) VMware
8 17 (1.94%) HP
9 14 (1.60%) CheckPoint
10 11 (1.26%) ServiceNow
10 11 (1.26%) Red Hat
11 10 (1.14%) Juniper
11 10 (1.14%) SAP
12 8 (0.91%) Hyperion
13 7 (0.80%) McAfee
13 7 (0.80%) Cyber-Ark
13 7 (0.80%) Eloqua
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + negotiable
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Jenrick - IT
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Tyne and Wear
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: On Application
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: on application
Posted: Yesterday
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Venn Group
Rate: £30 - £35 Per Hour
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Competitive Market Rate!!!
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Volt
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £475 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
First Recruitment
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago