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 1 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Publishing
Rank 258 206 193
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -13
Contract jobs citing Publishing 419 514 486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.82% 1.06% 1.09%
As % of the General category 2.11% 2.73% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 343 354
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £313 £350
% change year-on-year
+28.00% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 30 17
Average hourly rate £27.75 £18.00 £17.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.16% +0.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.10 £16.10 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £22.10 £31.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+65.00% +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
19844 18831 19304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 39.05% 38.67% 43.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 13053 12036 12126
Average daily rate £440 £430 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £265 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 491 541 580
Average hourly rate £22.43 £22.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.32% -4.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.80 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.65 £42.50 £43.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -8.00%

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 1 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 1 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 1 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 -54 269 £438 +6.06% 103
South East 0 88 £425 +26.86% 50
East of England -10 19 £366 +12.74% 6
North West -11 16 £363 -12.12% 7
Yorkshire -10 10 £275 -8.33% 2
West Midlands -15 8 £356 +31.94% 21
South West -4 5 £300 +33.33% 2
North East - 2 £213 -
East Midlands -13 1 £350 +36.58% 1
Publishing
UK

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 243 (27.71%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (17.10%) HTML
3 142 (16.19%) JavaScript
4 125 (14.25%) Java
5 118 (13.45%) CSS
6 106 (12.09%) Content Management
7 105 (11.97%) Finance
8 99 (11.29%) TDD
9 92 (10.49%) XML
9 92 (10.49%) E-Commerce
9 92 (10.49%) Project Management
10 82 (9.35%) HTML5
11 73 (8.32%) CMS
12 72 (8.21%) jQuery
13 70 (7.98%) Scrum
14 68 (7.75%) SQL
14 68 (7.75%) User Experience
15 67 (7.64%) Microsoft
15 67 (7.64%) CSS3
16 64 (7.30%) Windows
17 63 (7.18%) Analytics
18 62 (7.07%) Marketing
18 62 (7.07%) Oracle
18 62 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
19 60 (6.84%) .NET
20 59 (6.73%) Stakeholder Management
20 59 (6.73%) Degree
21 58 (6.61%) Migration
21 58 (6.61%) Linux
21 58 (6.61%) Python

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 73 (8.32%) CMS
2 39 (4.45%) SharePoint
2 39 (4.45%) Node.js
3 27 (3.08%) Tomcat
4 23 (2.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 16 (1.82%) WordPress
6 15 (1.71%) Drupal
7 13 (1.48%) Apache
8 12 (1.37%) MS Exchange
9 11 (1.25%) IIS
10 8 (0.91%) JBoss
10 8 (0.91%) SAS
10 8 (0.91%) Confluence
10 8 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
11 7 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
11 7 (0.80%) Apache Solr
12 6 (0.68%) WebSphere
12 6 (0.68%) WebLogic
13 5 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 53 (6.04%) MS Office
2 52 (5.93%) MS Excel
3 26 (2.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 23 (2.62%) MS Project
5 14 (1.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 12 (1.37%) Photoshop
6 12 (1.37%) MS Visio
7 8 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.68%) InDesign
9 5 (0.57%) PowerPivot
10 3 (0.34%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (0.23%) Final Cut Pro
11 2 (0.23%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.11%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.11%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 7 (0.80%) WebTrends
1 7 (0.80%) Hyperion Planning
2 6 (0.68%) Adobe Campaign
3 4 (0.46%) Eikon
3 4 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.46%) Magento
3 4 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.34%) JDE OneWorld
4 3 (0.34%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.23%) RMDS
5 2 (0.23%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 2 (0.23%) SAP R/3
5 2 (0.23%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.11%) BigMachines
6 1 (0.11%) Primavera
6 1 (0.11%) Teamcenter
6 1 (0.11%) SAP EBP
6 1 (0.11%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 48 (5.47%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (2.85%) Google Analytics
3 13 (1.48%) SaaS
4 9 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (0.91%) Adobe Analytics
6 7 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (0.80%) GitHub
7 6 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (0.57%) Office 365
8 5 (0.57%) IaaS
8 5 (0.57%) PaaS
9 3 (0.34%) Force.com
9 3 (0.34%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.23%) Taleo
10 2 (0.23%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.23%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.11%) Yammer
11 1 (0.11%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 53 (6.04%) Internet
2 29 (3.31%) Intranet
3 19 (2.17%) HTTP
4 10 (1.14%) VPN
5 9 (1.03%) Network Security
6 8 (0.91%) DNS
6 8 (0.91%) SAN
7 7 (0.80%) FTP
8 6 (0.68%) NAS
8 6 (0.68%) LAN
8 6 (0.68%) WAN
9 5 (0.57%) TCP/IP
9 5 (0.57%) Firewall
10 4 (0.46%) IPsec
10 4 (0.46%) HTTPS
10 4 (0.46%) SSL
10 4 (0.46%) Reverse Proxy
11 3 (0.34%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 3 (0.34%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 3 (0.34%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (4.79%) SQL Server
2 41 (4.68%) Data Warehouse
3 28 (3.19%) MySQL
4 18 (2.05%) Oracle Database
5 16 (1.82%) MongoDB
5 16 (1.82%) NoSQL
6 15 (1.71%) MarkLogic
7 14 (1.60%) Big Data
7 14 (1.60%) Oracle BI EE
8 12 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
8 12 (1.37%) Data Mining
8 12 (1.37%) Relational Database
9 9 (1.03%) Triplestore
9 9 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
10 8 (0.91%) QlikView
10 8 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (0.80%) Hyperion Smart View
Development Applications
1 41 (4.68%) Git (software)
2 27 (3.08%) Maven
3 25 (2.85%) Jenkins
4 24 (2.74%) JIRA
5 23 (2.62%) JUnit
6 18 (2.05%) Team Foundation Server
7 17 (1.94%) Subversion
8 16 (1.82%) Visual Studio
8 16 (1.82%) Jasmine
9 11 (1.25%) Selenium
10 10 (1.14%) Xcode
11 8 (0.91%) Ant
12 7 (0.80%) Eclipse
13 6 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 6 (0.68%) Mockito
13 6 (0.68%) Grunt
14 5 (0.57%) Axure RP
14 5 (0.57%) Cucumber
15 4 (0.46%) Hudson
15 4 (0.46%) Mercurial
General
1 105 (11.97%) Finance
2 62 (7.07%) Marketing
3 38 (4.33%) Legal
4 30 (3.42%) Advertising
5 27 (3.08%) Telecoms
6 26 (2.96%) Retail
7 23 (2.62%) Banking
8 17 (1.94%) Games
9 12 (1.37%) Multimedia
10 7 (0.80%) Front Office
11 5 (0.57%) Billing
11 5 (0.57%) Local Government
12 4 (0.46%) Automotive
12 4 (0.46%) Law
13 3 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.34%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.23%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.23%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.23%) Electronics
14 2 (0.23%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 248 (28.28%) Developer
2 128 (14.60%) Analyst
3 89 (10.15%) Project Manager
4 73 (8.32%) Architect
5 67 (7.64%) Business Analyst
6 52 (5.93%) Java Developer
7 37 (4.22%) Designer
8 32 (3.65%) Front-End Developer
9 30 (3.42%) Web Developer
10 28 (3.19%) Consultant
11 25 (2.85%) Senior Developer
12 22 (2.51%) Solutions Architect
12 22 (2.51%) Agile Project Manager
13 19 (2.17%) Agile Business Analyst
13 19 (2.17%) Senior Manager
13 19 (2.17%) DevOps Engineer
14 18 (2.05%) JavaScript Developer
15 17 (1.94%) Senior Project Manager
16 16 (1.82%) Programme Manager
17 15 (1.71%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (17.10%) HTML
2 118 (13.45%) CSS
3 92 (10.49%) XML
4 82 (9.35%) HTML5
5 72 (8.21%) jQuery
6 67 (7.64%) CSS3
7 60 (6.84%) .NET
8 57 (6.50%) AngularJS
9 52 (5.93%) Web Services
10 48 (5.47%) XSLT
11 37 (4.22%) REST
12 35 (3.99%) Spring
13 31 (3.53%) ASP.NET
14 28 (3.19%) RESTful
14 28 (3.19%) JSON
15 26 (2.96%) J2EE
16 23 (2.62%) Sass
17 21 (2.39%) Ajax
18 17 (1.94%) Backbone.js
19 15 (1.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 68 (7.75%) User Experience
2 62 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (3.53%) Digital Media
4 27 (3.08%) Social Media
5 21 (2.39%) Visualisation
6 20 (2.28%) Management Information System
7 18 (2.05%) iPad
8 16 (1.82%) Data Centre
9 14 (1.60%) Mobile App
9 14 (1.60%) E-Learning
10 13 (1.48%) Copywriting
11 11 (1.25%) Statistics
11 11 (1.25%) NHS
12 10 (1.14%) Computer Science
12 10 (1.14%) Private Cloud
12 10 (1.14%) New Media
12 10 (1.14%) iPhone
13 9 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (1.03%) PKI
14 8 (0.91%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 64 (7.30%) Windows
2 58 (6.61%) Linux
3 21 (2.39%) Android
3 21 (2.39%) Apple iOS
4 19 (2.17%) UNIX
5 15 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (1.25%) Mac OS X
7 10 (1.14%) Windows 7
7 10 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.46%) Mac OS
9 4 (0.46%) Solaris
10 3 (0.34%) SUSE
10 3 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (0.34%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.34%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.23%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.23%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 243 (27.71%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (12.09%) Content Management
3 99 (11.29%) TDD
4 92 (10.49%) E-Commerce
4 92 (10.49%) Project Management
5 70 (7.98%) Scrum
6 63 (7.18%) Analytics
7 59 (6.73%) Stakeholder Management
8 58 (6.61%) Migration
9 53 (6.04%) ITIL
10 43 (4.90%) BDD
11 42 (4.79%) Business Intelligence
12 40 (4.56%) PRINCE2
13 38 (4.33%) Change Management
13 38 (4.33%) Web Development
13 38 (4.33%) Unit Testing
13 38 (4.33%) Continuous Integration
14 36 (4.10%) OO
14 36 (4.10%) Data Analysis
15 34 (3.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 142 (16.19%) JavaScript
2 125 (14.25%) Java
3 68 (7.75%) SQL
4 58 (6.61%) Python
5 41 (4.68%) C#
6 31 (3.53%) Ruby
7 25 (2.85%) PHP
8 23 (2.62%) C
9 17 (1.94%) XQuery
10 13 (1.48%) Objective-C
11 11 (1.25%) PL/SQL
12 10 (1.14%) PowerShell
13 8 (0.91%) VBA
13 8 (0.91%) Shell Script
13 8 (0.91%) T-SQL
14 7 (0.80%) VBScript
14 7 (0.80%) VB.NET
14 7 (0.80%) Groovy
15 6 (0.68%) Bash Shell
15 6 (0.68%) R
Qualifications
1 59 (6.73%) Degree
2 30 (3.42%) Security Cleared
3 20 (2.28%) SC Cleared
4 16 (1.82%) PMP
4 16 (1.82%) PMI Certification
5 11 (1.25%) CISSP
6 10 (1.14%) Sun Certification
7 9 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 9 (1.03%) CISM
8 6 (0.68%) CISA
8 6 (0.68%) CCNP
8 6 (0.68%) CCNA
8 6 (0.68%) ISEB
9 5 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.34%) MCP
10 3 (0.34%) HNC
10 3 (0.34%) CCSA
10 3 (0.34%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (5.70%) QA
2 8 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.34%) SLA
4 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.11%) FATCA
4 1 (0.11%) P3O
4 1 (0.11%) EMIR
4 1 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 21 (2.39%) Active Directory
2 16 (1.82%) XenApp
3 14 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.03%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (0.57%) Docker
6 4 (0.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (0.34%) Firmware
7 3 (0.34%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.34%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.34%) vSphere
7 3 (0.34%) UAG
7 3 (0.34%) Varnish
7 3 (0.34%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.23%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.11%) Xen
9 1 (0.11%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.11%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 26 (2.96%) Puppet
2 12 (1.37%) SCCM
2 12 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.46%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.34%) Nagios
4 3 (0.34%) Kibana
4 3 (0.34%) Casper Suite
4 3 (0.34%) EdgeSight
5 2 (0.23%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.23%) Ansible
6 1 (0.11%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.11%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.11%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.11%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.11%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 67 (7.64%) Microsoft
2 62 (7.07%) Oracle
3 53 (6.04%) Adobe
4 42 (4.79%) Google
5 25 (2.85%) Tableau
6 21 (2.39%) VMware
6 21 (2.39%) Citrix
7 20 (2.28%) Business Objects
7 20 (2.28%) Apple
8 18 (2.05%) Salesforce.com
9 17 (1.94%) Cisco
10 15 (1.71%) SAP
11 11 (1.25%) Red Hat
12 10 (1.14%) ServiceNow
13 8 (0.91%) Hyperion
13 8 (0.91%) HP
14 7 (0.80%) Juniper
14 7 (0.80%) CheckPoint
14 7 (0.80%) Eloqua
15 6 (0.68%) Rackspace
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: MARKET RATE
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 15 hours ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day Direct - no agency margin.
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £350-400 daily
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Searchability
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £30000.00 - £33500.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £250 - £350 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
JM
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £475 to £525 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £325 to £400 per day direct - no agency margin
Posted: 7 days ago
Croydon
Energon Global
Rate: £450 per month
Posted: 9 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £385 per day direct - no agency margin
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + DOE
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £430.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
London
ABRS
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
London
ABRS
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 23 days ago