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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Publishing
Rank 230 192 154
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -38
Contract jobs citing Publishing 441 530 571
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.91% 1.12% 1.37%
As % of the General category 2.32% 2.82% 3.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 348 382
Average daily rate
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£375 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £323
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +12.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 12
Average hourly rate £21.50 £16.74 £18.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.47% -7.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.81 £10.72 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £32.15 £28.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £15.97 £17.69
% change year-on-year
+36.19% -9.72%
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
19000 18777 17853
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 39.07% 39.71% 42.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 11959 11746 11121
Average daily rate £450 £445 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 446 579 578
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -15.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.54 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -18.18%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -43 262 £375 -6.25% 94
South East -7 121 £375 +3.80% 37
Yorkshire -10 14 £363 -1.69% 5
North West -11 12 £550 +69.23% 5
West Midlands -6 9 £400 -11.11% 9
East of England -3 8 £331 -9.86% 14
East Midlands -4 7 £300 +361.53% 5
South West -28 6 £375 -1.31% 9
Publishing
UK

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 260 (26.48%) Agile Software Development
2 164 (16.70%) HTML
3 159 (16.19%) XML
4 142 (14.46%) JavaScript
5 141 (14.36%) Content Management
6 139 (14.15%) CSS
7 136 (13.85%) Java
8 111 (11.30%) CMS
9 104 (10.59%) Project Management
10 103 (10.49%) Finance
11 98 (9.98%) .NET
12 93 (9.47%) XSLT
13 92 (9.37%) Analytical Skills
14 90 (9.16%) Microsoft
14 90 (9.16%) Scrum
14 90 (9.16%) Degree
15 87 (8.86%) Python
16 78 (7.94%) TDD
17 76 (7.74%) MS Office
17 76 (7.74%) Internet
18 74 (7.54%) MS Excel
19 72 (7.33%) Stakeholder Management
19 72 (7.33%) jQuery
20 70 (7.13%) SQL
21 69 (7.03%) Workflow
22 68 (6.92%) HTML5
23 66 (6.72%) Windows
24 63 (6.42%) Web Services
24 63 (6.42%) QA
25 62 (6.31%) Oracle

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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
1 111 (11.30%) CMS
2 58 (5.91%) SharePoint
3 34 (3.46%) Node.js
4 28 (2.85%) Tomcat
5 26 (2.65%) Apache
6 25 (2.55%) IIS
7 23 (2.34%) SharePoint 2010
8 17 (1.73%) MS Exchange
8 17 (1.73%) Drupal
9 16 (1.63%) WordPress
10 15 (1.53%) WebLogic
10 15 (1.53%) Adobe CQ
11 11 (1.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 10 (1.02%) Alfresco
13 9 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2007
13 9 (0.92%) Lync
14 8 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
14 8 (0.81%) OpenStack
14 8 (0.81%) Apache Solr
15 7 (0.71%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 76 (7.74%) MS Office
2 74 (7.54%) MS Excel
3 38 (3.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (2.14%) Photoshop
4 21 (2.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 20 (2.04%) MS Project
5 20 (2.04%) MS Visio
6 15 (1.53%) Spreadsheet
7 14 (1.43%) InDesign
8 9 (0.92%) Adobe Illustrator
8 9 (0.92%) InfoPath
9 7 (0.71%) Adobe Captivate
9 7 (0.71%) Final Cut Pro
10 3 (0.31%) Adobe Premiere
11 2 (0.20%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.10%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 19 (1.93%) Google Analytics
2 13 (1.32%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (0.71%) SAP SD
4 6 (0.61%) SiteCatalyst
5 5 (0.51%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.31%) Eikon
6 3 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.31%) SAP BPC
7 2 (0.20%) SmartPlant
7 2 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.20%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.20%) Magento
7 2 (0.20%) Hyperion Planning
7 2 (0.20%) SAP R/3
8 1 (0.10%) RMDS
8 1 (0.10%) SAP EBP
8 1 (0.10%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (2.85%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (0.92%) AWS CloudFormation
3 8 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (0.71%) IaaS
5 6 (0.61%) GitHub
5 6 (0.61%) Office 365
6 5 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (0.41%) Force.com
8 3 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.31%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.31%) SaaS
8 3 (0.31%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.20%) PaaS
10 1 (0.10%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.10%) Yammer
10 1 (0.10%) Trello
10 1 (0.10%) Taleo
10 1 (0.10%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 76 (7.74%) Internet
2 46 (4.68%) Intranet
3 15 (1.53%) SAN
4 12 (1.22%) HTTP
5 10 (1.02%) NAS
6 9 (0.92%) DNS
7 8 (0.81%) Network Security
7 8 (0.81%) FTP
8 6 (0.61%) LAN
8 6 (0.61%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (0.51%) MPLS
9 5 (0.51%) SMS
10 4 (0.41%) LDAP
10 4 (0.41%) VPN
10 4 (0.41%) CTI
10 4 (0.41%) Firewall
11 3 (0.31%) BGP
11 3 (0.31%) DHCP
11 3 (0.31%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (0.20%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (3.77%) SQL Server
2 36 (3.67%) Data Warehouse
3 28 (2.85%) MySQL
4 23 (2.34%) MarkLogic
5 21 (2.14%) Oracle Database
6 17 (1.73%) Big Data
7 15 (1.53%) MongoDB
8 14 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
8 14 (1.43%) Data Mining
8 14 (1.43%) Relational Database
9 13 (1.32%) Hadoop
10 12 (1.22%) NoSQL
11 9 (0.92%) Oracle BI EE
12 7 (0.71%) QlikView
12 7 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (0.51%) IDOL
14 5 (0.51%) Oracle Database 10g
15 4 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
15 4 (0.41%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 54 (5.50%) Git (software)
2 35 (3.56%) Maven
3 34 (3.46%) Visual Studio
4 29 (2.95%) Jenkins
5 28 (2.85%) Subversion
6 25 (2.55%) JUnit
7 22 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
8 20 (2.04%) JIRA
9 17 (1.73%) Ant
10 16 (1.63%) Axure RP
11 14 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 12 (1.22%) Selenium
13 10 (1.02%) Mockito
14 9 (0.92%) Appium
14 9 (0.92%) Dreamweaver
14 9 (0.92%) Robotium
14 9 (0.92%) Artifactory
15 8 (0.81%) Xcode
16 6 (0.61%) Cucumber
16 6 (0.61%) MSI
General
1 103 (10.49%) Finance
2 61 (6.21%) Marketing
3 51 (5.19%) Legal
4 25 (2.55%) Telecoms
5 24 (2.44%) Advertising
5 24 (2.44%) Banking
6 18 (1.83%) Retail
7 15 (1.53%) German Language
8 14 (1.43%) Games
9 12 (1.22%) Law
10 7 (0.71%) Multimedia
11 6 (0.61%) Front Office
12 4 (0.41%) French Language
12 4 (0.41%) Billing
13 3 (0.31%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.31%) Automotive
13 3 (0.31%) Back Office
13 3 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.31%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.31%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 263 (26.78%) Developer
2 171 (17.41%) Analyst
3 90 (9.16%) Project Manager
4 87 (8.86%) Business Analyst
5 64 (6.52%) Architect
6 60 (6.11%) Java Developer
7 43 (4.38%) Designer
8 32 (3.26%) Senior Developer
9 28 (2.85%) Consultant
10 27 (2.75%) Agile Business Analyst
11 25 (2.55%) DevOps Engineer
12 24 (2.44%) JavaScript Developer
13 23 (2.34%) Web Developer
14 22 (2.24%) Content Editor
14 22 (2.24%) Solutions Architect
15 20 (2.04%) Digital Content Designer
16 19 (1.93%) Senior Manager
17 18 (1.83%) SharePoint Developer
18 17 (1.73%) Author
18 17 (1.73%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (16.70%) HTML
2 159 (16.19%) XML
3 139 (14.15%) CSS
4 98 (9.98%) .NET
5 93 (9.47%) XSLT
6 72 (7.33%) jQuery
7 68 (6.92%) HTML5
8 63 (6.42%) Web Services
9 55 (5.60%) ASP.NET
9 55 (5.60%) CSS3
10 45 (4.58%) Ajax
11 44 (4.48%) REST
12 35 (3.56%) JSON
12 35 (3.56%) Spring
13 31 (3.16%) AngularJS
14 27 (2.75%) RESTful
15 25 (2.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 21 (2.14%) XHTML
16 21 (2.14%) .NET Framework
17 18 (1.83%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 92 (9.37%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (5.40%) User Experience
3 36 (3.67%) Digital Media
4 35 (3.56%) Social Media
5 28 (2.85%) Open Source
6 27 (2.75%) Mobile App
7 26 (2.65%) Management Information System
8 23 (2.34%) Data Conversion
9 22 (2.24%) Visualisation
9 22 (2.24%) Computer Science
10 20 (2.04%) E-Learning
11 19 (1.93%) W3C
12 15 (1.53%) Web 2.0
13 14 (1.43%) Statistics
14 12 (1.22%) iPad
14 12 (1.22%) Learning Management System
15 11 (1.12%) FMCG
15 11 (1.12%) Blog
15 11 (1.12%) New Media
16 10 (1.02%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 66 (6.72%) Windows
2 55 (5.60%) Linux
3 28 (2.85%) Android
4 22 (2.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (2.04%) Apple iOS
6 16 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (1.32%) UNIX
7 13 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (1.12%) Mac OS X
9 10 (1.02%) Windows 7
10 8 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (0.81%) Windows XP
11 5 (0.51%) Solaris
11 5 (0.51%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.41%) Mac OS X Server
13 3 (0.31%) SUSE
13 3 (0.31%) CentOS
13 3 (0.31%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.31%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 260 (26.48%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (14.36%) Content Management
3 104 (10.59%) Project Management
4 90 (9.16%) Scrum
5 78 (7.94%) TDD
6 72 (7.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 69 (7.03%) Workflow
8 61 (6.21%) Analytics
9 56 (5.70%) Migration
10 53 (5.40%) Business Analysis
11 52 (5.30%) PRINCE2
12 50 (5.09%) Data Analysis
13 49 (4.99%) E-Commerce
13 49 (4.99%) User Stories
14 48 (4.89%) Business Intelligence
15 47 (4.79%) BDD
16 45 (4.58%) Web Development
17 44 (4.48%) OO
18 42 (4.28%) ITIL
19 41 (4.18%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 142 (14.46%) JavaScript
2 136 (13.85%) Java
3 87 (8.86%) Python
4 70 (7.13%) SQL
5 56 (5.70%) C#
6 46 (4.68%) PHP
7 37 (3.77%) XQuery
8 34 (3.46%) Ruby
9 26 (2.65%) PowerShell
9 26 (2.65%) VBA
10 20 (2.04%) C
11 15 (1.53%) XPath
12 10 (1.02%) Objective-C
13 9 (0.92%) VBScript
14 7 (0.71%) PL/SQL
14 7 (0.71%) R
15 6 (0.61%) Perl
16 5 (0.51%) VB
16 5 (0.51%) VB.NET
16 5 (0.51%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 90 (9.16%) Degree
2 53 (5.40%) Security Cleared
3 33 (3.36%) SC Cleared
4 17 (1.73%) ISEB
5 12 (1.22%) PMP
5 12 (1.22%) PMI Certification
6 11 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 10 (1.02%) CISSP
8 8 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (0.61%) VCAP
9 6 (0.61%) VCDX
9 6 (0.61%) CISA
9 6 (0.61%) CISM
9 6 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.51%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.51%) CRISC
11 4 (0.41%) CCNP
11 4 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (6.42%) QA
2 9 (0.92%) ISO 9001
3 8 (0.81%) SLA
4 6 (0.61%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.41%) WAI
6 2 (0.20%) WCAG
6 2 (0.20%) CRD IV
6 2 (0.20%) FINREP
7 1 (0.10%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.10%) EMIR
7 1 (0.10%) FATCA
System Software
1 30 (3.05%) Active Directory
2 18 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (1.32%) XenApp
4 9 (0.92%) vSphere
4 9 (0.92%) vCloud
5 5 (0.51%) Varnish
6 4 (0.41%) UAG
6 4 (0.41%) Xen
6 4 (0.41%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.31%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.20%) Apache Flume
8 2 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.10%) Docker
9 1 (0.10%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.10%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.10%) XenServer
9 1 (0.10%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 36 (3.67%) Puppet
2 21 (2.14%) SCCM
3 20 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (1.22%) Oracle Identity Management
5 7 (0.71%) SCOM
6 3 (0.31%) Casper Suite
6 3 (0.31%) Vagrant
6 3 (0.31%) Kibana
6 3 (0.31%) Nagios
6 3 (0.31%) WSUS
7 2 (0.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.20%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.20%) MIMEsweeper
7 2 (0.20%) MOM
7 2 (0.20%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.10%) Mesos
8 1 (0.10%) Ansible
8 1 (0.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.10%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 90 (9.16%) Microsoft
2 62 (6.31%) Oracle
3 61 (6.21%) Adobe
4 45 (4.58%) Google
5 29 (2.95%) SAP
6 25 (2.55%) VMware
7 23 (2.34%) OpenText
8 21 (2.14%) RedDot
9 19 (1.93%) Citrix
10 17 (1.73%) Red Hat
10 17 (1.73%) Tableau
11 16 (1.63%) Apple
12 15 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
13 13 (1.32%) Business Objects
14 10 (1.02%) Cisco
15 9 (0.92%) Siebel
15 9 (0.92%) Sitecore
15 9 (0.92%) Twitter
16 8 (0.81%) Capita
16 8 (0.81%) Zend
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