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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Publishing
Rank 235 252 196
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -56
Contract jobs citing Publishing 524 503 576
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.06% 0.95% 1.13%
As % of the General category 2.93% 2.40% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 348 390
Median daily rate £438 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £290 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 25
Median hourly rate £16.25 £22.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £20.65 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.34 £43.05 £96.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £26.25 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +66.66%
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
17912 20944 19712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 36.20% 39.59% 38.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 12077 13699 12440
Median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 441 572 506
Median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.30 £48.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +4.34%

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Publishing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 August 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 27 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Publishing within the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +22 343 £443 -1.66% 80
South East +12 110 £438 -0.56% 11
West Midlands -21 22 £450 +40.62% 8
Yorkshire -1 20 £430 +22.85% 5
North West +16 15 £408 +5.16% 2
East of England -3 5 £245 -33.82% 8
South West +5 4 £250 -4.76% 2
East Midlands -2 1 - -
North East -24 1 £350 +30.23%
Publishing
UK

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Publishing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Publishing.

1 426 (42.90%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (19.64%) HTML
3 191 (19.23%) JavaScript
4 164 (16.52%) Scrum
5 162 (16.31%) CSS
6 156 (15.71%) Java
6 156 (15.71%) User Experience
7 137 (13.80%) Amazon AWS
8 129 (12.99%) Finance
9 114 (11.48%) Microsoft
10 109 (10.98%) TDD
11 103 (10.37%) Linux
12 99 (9.97%) SQL
13 95 (9.57%) Web Services
13 95 (9.57%) CMS
14 90 (9.06%) Content Management
15 86 (8.66%) XML
16 85 (8.56%) Legal
17 82 (8.26%) E-Commerce
18 80 (8.06%) Node.js
19 79 (7.96%) Social Media
20 78 (7.85%) Windows
20 78 (7.85%) Migration
21 77 (7.75%) HTML5
22 75 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
23 74 (7.45%) SEO
24 73 (7.35%) Git (software)
25 70 (7.05%) Kanban
25 70 (7.05%) AngularJS
26 68 (6.85%) Jenkins

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 95 (9.57%) CMS
2 50 (5.04%) SharePoint
3 37 (3.73%) Tomcat
4 33 (3.32%) Elasticsearch
5 24 (2.42%) Confluence
6 23 (2.32%) Apache
7 21 (2.11%) WebLogic
8 16 (1.61%) WebSphere
9 12 (1.21%) IIS
9 12 (1.21%) JBoss
9 12 (1.21%) SharePoint 2013
10 11 (1.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 9 (0.91%) Apache Solr
11 9 (0.91%) Mule
11 9 (0.91%) nginx
11 9 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
11 9 (0.91%) WordPress
12 8 (0.81%) MS Exchange
13 7 (0.70%) Drupal
13 7 (0.70%) Jetty
Applications
1 52 (5.24%) MS Excel
2 50 (5.04%) MS Office
3 34 (3.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (1.91%) Photoshop
5 17 (1.71%) MS Visio
6 14 (1.41%) MS Project
7 12 (1.21%) Spreadsheet
8 8 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (0.50%) InfoPath
10 4 (0.40%) RoboHelp
11 3 (0.30%) Acrobat
12 2 (0.20%) FrameMaker
13 1 (0.10%) Fireworks
13 1 (0.10%) Stata
Business Applications
1 21 (2.11%) Magento
2 12 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.40%) SAP CO
3 4 (0.40%) SAP FI
3 4 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (0.30%) Adobe Campaign
4 3 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.30%) SAP HR
4 3 (0.30%) SAP PM
5 2 (0.20%) FastStats
5 2 (0.20%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (0.20%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 2 (0.20%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.20%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.10%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.10%) Cognos Planning
6 1 (0.10%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 137 (13.80%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (5.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (2.72%) GitHub
4 21 (2.11%) Office 365
5 20 (2.01%) Google Analytics
6 14 (1.41%) Amazon S3
7 13 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
8 11 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
9 10 (1.01%) AWS CloudFormation
10 9 (0.91%) Amazon SQS
11 8 (0.81%) Heroku
12 6 (0.60%) SaaS
13 4 (0.40%) Google Apps
13 4 (0.40%) IaaS
13 4 (0.40%) PaaS
13 4 (0.40%) Yammer
14 3 (0.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 3 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
15 2 (0.20%) Adobe Analytics
15 2 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 37 (3.73%) Internet
2 26 (2.62%) DNS
3 24 (2.42%) Intranet
4 18 (1.81%) Firewall
5 15 (1.51%) SSL
6 12 (1.21%) VPN
7 11 (1.11%) HTTP
7 11 (1.11%) NetScaler
8 9 (0.91%) DHCP
9 7 (0.70%) FTP
10 6 (0.60%) LDAP
10 6 (0.60%) SAN
11 5 (0.50%) MPLS
12 4 (0.40%) BGP
12 4 (0.40%) EIGRP
12 4 (0.40%) NAS
12 4 (0.40%) OSPF
12 4 (0.40%) WAN
13 3 (0.30%) LAN
13 3 (0.30%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (3.83%) NoSQL
2 37 (3.73%) MongoDB
2 37 (3.73%) SQL Server
3 25 (2.52%) MySQL
4 17 (1.71%) Oracle Database
4 17 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (1.31%) Couchbase
6 11 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (0.91%) Redis
8 8 (0.81%) DB2
8 8 (0.81%) Hadoop
8 8 (0.81%) Relational Database
9 7 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (0.50%) Data Mining
11 5 (0.50%) SAP HANA
12 4 (0.40%) PowerPivot
12 4 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 73 (7.35%) Git (software)
2 68 (6.85%) Jenkins
3 56 (5.64%) JIRA
4 40 (4.03%) JUnit
5 35 (3.52%) Cucumber
6 31 (3.12%) Maven
7 23 (2.32%) Selenium
8 22 (2.22%) Hudson
9 21 (2.11%) Bitbucket
9 21 (2.11%) Visual Studio
10 17 (1.71%) Grunt
10 17 (1.71%) Mockito
11 15 (1.51%) Android Studio
12 14 (1.41%) gulp
12 14 (1.41%) Spock
13 13 (1.31%) Xcode
14 12 (1.21%) Gradle
14 12 (1.21%) Subversion
14 12 (1.21%) TeamCity
15 9 (0.91%) Vagrant
General
1 129 (12.99%) Finance
2 85 (8.56%) Legal
3 64 (6.45%) Marketing
4 39 (3.93%) Banking
5 31 (3.12%) Retail
6 22 (2.22%) Back Office
7 15 (1.51%) Games
8 12 (1.21%) Advertising
8 12 (1.21%) Telecoms
9 10 (1.01%) Law
10 9 (0.91%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.70%) Automotive
11 7 (0.70%) Billing
12 4 (0.40%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.30%) Front Office
13 3 (0.30%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.20%) French Language
14 2 (0.20%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 257 (25.88%) Developer
2 118 (11.88%) Analyst
2 118 (11.88%) Designer
3 91 (9.16%) Content Designer
4 74 (7.45%) Architect
5 59 (5.94%) JavaScript Developer
6 54 (5.44%) Java Developer
7 51 (5.14%) Project Manager
8 47 (4.73%) Business Analyst
9 45 (4.53%) Agile Developer
10 41 (4.13%) AWS Developer
11 39 (3.93%) DevOps Engineer
12 35 (3.52%) AWS Engineer
13 34 (3.42%) PHP Developer
14 33 (3.32%) Administrator
15 32 (3.22%) Solutions Architect
16 29 (2.92%) Node.js Developer
16 29 (2.92%) Senior Developer
17 28 (2.82%) HTML Developer
17 28 (2.82%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (19.64%) HTML
2 162 (16.31%) CSS
3 95 (9.57%) Web Services
4 86 (8.66%) XML
5 80 (8.06%) Node.js
6 77 (7.75%) HTML5
7 70 (7.05%) AngularJS
8 66 (6.65%) JSON
9 57 (5.74%) .NET
10 54 (5.44%) CSS3
11 49 (4.93%) RESTful
12 47 (4.73%) REST
13 43 (4.33%) Sass
14 39 (3.93%) Spring
15 35 (3.52%) jQuery
16 28 (2.82%) J2EE
17 26 (2.62%) React
18 21 (2.11%) ASP.NET
18 21 (2.11%) SOAP
19 19 (1.91%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 156 (15.71%) User Experience
2 79 (7.96%) Social Media
3 67 (6.75%) Management Information System
4 66 (6.65%) Analytical Skills
5 40 (4.03%) Computer Science
6 30 (3.02%) Mobile App
7 19 (1.91%) Data Centre
7 19 (1.91%) Video on Demand
8 18 (1.81%) Digital Media
9 15 (1.51%) Visualisation
10 10 (1.01%) Hybrid Cloud
10 10 (1.01%) Public Cloud
11 9 (0.91%) e-Learning
12 8 (0.81%) Learning Management System
12 8 (0.81%) Reference Data
13 7 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (0.70%) Virtual Team
13 7 (0.70%) W3C
14 6 (0.60%) Taxonomies
15 5 (0.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 103 (10.37%) Linux
2 78 (7.85%) Windows
3 40 (4.03%) Android
4 28 (2.82%) Apple iOS
5 24 (2.42%) Ubuntu
6 20 (2.01%) Windows Server
7 16 (1.61%) Unix
8 15 (1.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (1.31%) CentOS
10 13 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (1.11%) Windows 10
12 10 (1.01%) Windows 8
13 8 (0.81%) Windows 7
14 7 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (0.50%) Debian
16 3 (0.30%) CoreOS
16 3 (0.30%) Windows Vista
17 2 (0.20%) Mac OS X
18 1 (0.10%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 426 (42.90%) Agile Software Development
2 164 (16.52%) Scrum
3 109 (10.98%) TDD
4 90 (9.06%) Content Management
5 82 (8.26%) E-Commerce
6 78 (7.85%) Migration
7 75 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
8 74 (7.45%) SEO
9 70 (7.05%) Kanban
10 66 (6.65%) Web Development
11 64 (6.45%) BDD
11 64 (6.45%) Project Management
12 62 (6.24%) Analytics
13 59 (5.94%) Web Application Development
14 58 (5.84%) DevOps
15 52 (5.24%) Software Engineering
16 46 (4.63%) Open Source
16 46 (4.63%) Stakeholder Management
17 40 (4.03%) CRM
17 40 (4.03%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 191 (19.23%) JavaScript
2 156 (15.71%) Java
3 99 (9.97%) SQL
4 58 (5.84%) PHP
5 44 (4.43%) C#
6 37 (3.73%) Python
7 26 (2.62%) Ruby
8 20 (2.01%) C
9 19 (1.91%) Objective-C
10 18 (1.81%) Scala
11 16 (1.61%) ES6
11 16 (1.61%) Perl
12 14 (1.41%) Bash Shell
12 14 (1.41%) TypeScript
13 13 (1.31%) Apple Swift
13 13 (1.31%) C++
14 11 (1.11%) PowerShell
15 9 (0.91%) ECMAScript
16 8 (0.81%) T-SQL
16 8 (0.81%) XAML
Qualifications
1 58 (5.84%) Degree
2 37 (3.73%) Security Cleared
3 27 (2.72%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.01%) BPSS Clearance
5 8 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (0.70%) AWS Certification
6 7 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (0.60%) CGEIT
7 6 (0.60%) CRISC
8 5 (0.50%) CCNA
8 5 (0.50%) ISTQB
8 5 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.40%) CCNP
9 4 (0.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (0.40%) MBA
10 3 (0.30%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.30%) PMP
11 2 (0.20%) ISEB
11 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (4.43%) QA
2 10 (1.01%) WCAG
3 9 (0.91%) Disclosure Scotland
3 9 (0.91%) SLA
4 8 (0.81%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.60%) COBIT
6 4 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.30%) GxP
8 2 (0.20%) GCP
9 1 (0.10%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.10%) SDET
9 1 (0.10%) Solvency II
System Software
1 38 (3.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (3.42%) Active Directory
3 29 (2.92%) Docker
4 19 (1.91%) XenApp
5 18 (1.81%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (0.91%) Hyper-V
7 8 (0.81%) KVM
8 7 (0.70%) XenDesktop
9 6 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (0.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (0.30%) UAG
10 3 (0.30%) VirtualBox
10 3 (0.30%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.20%) Varnish
11 2 (0.20%) Xen
12 1 (0.10%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.10%) Firmware
12 1 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 47 (4.73%) Puppet
2 30 (3.02%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (2.82%) Terraform
4 19 (1.91%) Ansible
5 14 (1.41%) SCCM
6 7 (0.70%) Kubernetes
7 6 (0.60%) RSA Archer
8 5 (0.50%) Packer
8 5 (0.50%) TeamSite
9 4 (0.40%) Nagios
10 3 (0.30%) Consul
10 3 (0.30%) SCOM
10 3 (0.30%) ThinApp
11 2 (0.20%) Casper Suite
11 2 (0.20%) CFEngine
11 2 (0.20%) HP SiteScope
11 2 (0.20%) Kibana
11 2 (0.20%) logstash
11 2 (0.20%) MOM
11 2 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 114 (11.48%) Microsoft
2 46 (4.63%) VMware
3 43 (4.33%) Adobe
4 38 (3.83%) Oracle
5 36 (3.63%) Google
6 24 (2.42%) SAP
7 23 (2.32%) Citrix
8 19 (1.91%) Apple
8 19 (1.91%) IBM
8 19 (1.91%) Salesforce.com
9 18 (1.81%) Cisco
10 11 (1.11%) Dell
10 11 (1.11%) EMC
11 9 (0.91%) GoldenSource
11 9 (0.91%) Tableau
12 7 (0.70%) HP
12 7 (0.70%) Sitecore
12 7 (0.70%) Talend
13 6 (0.60%) Atlassian
13 6 (0.60%) hybris
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