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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Publishing
Rank 273 197 179
Rank change year-on-year
-76 -18
Contract jobs citing Publishing 380 519 509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.77% 1.08% 1.20%
As % of the General category 1.99% 2.77% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 353 370
Average daily rate
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£408 £397 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.58% +13.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £300 £328
% change year-on-year
+24.22% -8.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 19 12
Average hourly rate £25.75 £17.50 £18.17
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.14% -3.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.00 £11.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £20.50 £28.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+80.00% +2.94%
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
19088 18732 18269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.80% 39.05% 43.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 12243 12033 11324
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 477 536 622
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.64 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 22 May 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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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 -71 230 £425 +3.65% 120
South East -5 95 £405 +35.00% 40
East of England +3 14 £366 +12.74% 10
Yorkshire -8 13 £275 -8.33% 2
West Midlands -12 11 £375 +38.88% 5
North West -17 6 £475 +31.03% 5
East Midlands - 5 £300 - 4
South West -2 4 £375 -5.30% 6
North East - 1 £200 - 1
Publishing
UK

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 221 (26.12%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (17.14%) HTML
3 131 (15.48%) JavaScript
4 121 (14.30%) Java
5 117 (13.83%) CSS
6 115 (13.59%) Content Management
7 104 (12.29%) XML
8 97 (11.47%) Finance
9 89 (10.52%) Project Management
10 83 (9.81%) SQL
10 83 (9.81%) TDD
11 76 (8.98%) CMS
12 74 (8.75%) .NET
13 70 (8.27%) E-Commerce
13 70 (8.27%) jQuery
14 69 (8.16%) Microsoft
15 66 (7.80%) HTML5
16 65 (7.68%) Degree
16 65 (7.68%) MS Excel
16 65 (7.68%) Analytical Skills
17 64 (7.57%) XSLT
18 63 (7.45%) Adobe
19 62 (7.33%) Internet
19 62 (7.33%) Scrum
20 61 (7.21%) User Experience
21 60 (7.09%) Python
22 59 (6.97%) Marketing
23 58 (6.86%) MS Office
24 57 (6.74%) Windows
25 56 (6.62%) Linux

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 76 (8.98%) CMS
2 41 (4.85%) SharePoint
3 33 (3.90%) Node.js
4 22 (2.60%) IIS
5 21 (2.48%) Tomcat
6 20 (2.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 19 (2.25%) WordPress
8 17 (2.01%) Drupal
9 14 (1.65%) Apache
10 13 (1.54%) MS Exchange
11 9 (1.06%) Apache Solr
11 9 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
11 9 (1.06%) WebLogic
12 7 (0.83%) SAS
13 6 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
14 5 (0.59%) Confluence
14 5 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
14 5 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 5 (0.59%) OpenStack
14 5 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 65 (7.68%) MS Excel
2 58 (6.86%) MS Office
3 27 (3.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (2.48%) MS Project
4 21 (2.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 19 (2.25%) Photoshop
6 15 (1.77%) MS Visio
7 13 (1.54%) InDesign
8 10 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
9 9 (1.06%) Adobe Illustrator
10 7 (0.83%) Final Cut Pro
10 7 (0.83%) Adobe Captivate
11 4 (0.47%) Acrobat
11 4 (0.47%) InfoPath
12 2 (0.24%) Adobe Premiere
12 2 (0.24%) PowerPivot
13 1 (0.12%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 7 (0.83%) WebTrends
2 6 (0.71%) Adobe Campaign
3 5 (0.59%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (0.59%) Hyperion Planning
4 4 (0.47%) Eikon
5 3 (0.35%) SAP BPC
5 3 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.35%) JDE OneWorld
6 2 (0.24%) SAP R/3
6 2 (0.24%) RMDS
6 2 (0.24%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.24%) Magento
6 2 (0.24%) SmartPlant
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.12%) SAP EBP
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.12%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 43 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (2.25%) Google Analytics
3 10 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (0.95%) Adobe Analytics
5 7 (0.83%) IaaS
6 6 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (0.71%) SaaS
7 5 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (0.59%) Office 365
7 5 (0.59%) GitHub
8 4 (0.47%) Force.com
9 3 (0.35%) PaaS
9 3 (0.35%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.24%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.12%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.12%) Heroku
11 1 (0.12%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 62 (7.33%) Internet
2 40 (4.73%) Intranet
3 14 (1.65%) HTTP
4 12 (1.42%) SAN
5 10 (1.18%) FTP
5 10 (1.18%) VPN
6 9 (1.06%) Network Security
6 9 (1.06%) NAS
7 8 (0.95%) DNS
8 6 (0.71%) MPLS
8 6 (0.71%) Firewall
9 5 (0.59%) Reverse Proxy
9 5 (0.59%) LAN
9 5 (0.59%) HTTPS
10 4 (0.47%) SSL
10 4 (0.47%) CTI
10 4 (0.47%) IPsec
11 3 (0.35%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (0.35%) BIG-IP
11 3 (0.35%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (4.49%) Data Warehouse
2 36 (4.26%) SQL Server
3 24 (2.84%) MySQL
4 17 (2.01%) Oracle Database
5 16 (1.89%) MarkLogic
6 15 (1.77%) MongoDB
6 15 (1.77%) Oracle BI EE
6 15 (1.77%) Relational Database
7 14 (1.65%) NoSQL
8 13 (1.54%) Data Mining
9 12 (1.42%) Big Data
10 10 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (1.06%) Oracle Database 10g
12 8 (0.95%) Triplestore
13 7 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 6 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 6 (0.71%) Hadoop
15 5 (0.59%) QlikView
15 5 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 39 (4.61%) Git (software)
2 29 (3.43%) Maven
3 27 (3.19%) Visual Studio
4 24 (2.84%) Subversion
5 22 (2.60%) JUnit
5 22 (2.60%) Jenkins
6 21 (2.48%) JIRA
7 17 (2.01%) Ant
8 16 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
9 15 (1.77%) Axure RP
10 14 (1.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 13 (1.54%) Selenium
12 12 (1.42%) Mockito
13 9 (1.06%) Robotium
13 9 (1.06%) Artifactory
13 9 (1.06%) Appium
14 8 (0.95%) Xcode
15 7 (0.83%) Jasmine
16 6 (0.71%) Grunt
17 5 (0.59%) Cucumber
General
1 97 (11.47%) Finance
2 59 (6.97%) Marketing
3 36 (4.26%) Legal
4 34 (4.02%) Advertising
5 26 (3.07%) Telecoms
6 25 (2.96%) Retail
7 17 (2.01%) Banking
8 14 (1.65%) Games
9 8 (0.95%) Law
9 8 (0.95%) Multimedia
10 7 (0.83%) Front Office
11 5 (0.59%) German Language
12 4 (0.47%) Billing
13 3 (0.35%) Local Government
13 3 (0.35%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.35%) Dutch Language
13 3 (0.35%) French Language
13 3 (0.35%) Automotive
13 3 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.24%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 245 (28.96%) Developer
2 134 (15.84%) Analyst
3 89 (10.52%) Project Manager
4 68 (8.04%) Architect
5 65 (7.68%) Business Analyst
6 48 (5.67%) Java Developer
7 30 (3.55%) Designer
8 25 (2.96%) Web Developer
9 24 (2.84%) Consultant
9 24 (2.84%) Senior Developer
10 21 (2.48%) Agile Project Manager
11 20 (2.36%) Solutions Architect
11 20 (2.36%) Agile Business Analyst
12 19 (2.25%) Front-End Developer
13 18 (2.13%) JavaScript Developer
14 17 (2.01%) DevOps Engineer
14 17 (2.01%) Senior Manager
15 16 (1.89%) Content Editor
16 15 (1.77%) Digital Project Manager
16 15 (1.77%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (17.14%) HTML
2 117 (13.83%) CSS
3 104 (12.29%) XML
4 74 (8.75%) .NET
5 70 (8.27%) jQuery
6 66 (7.80%) HTML5
7 64 (7.57%) XSLT
8 56 (6.62%) Web Services
9 52 (6.15%) CSS3
10 42 (4.96%) ASP.NET
11 36 (4.26%) REST
12 34 (4.02%) Ajax
13 33 (3.90%) AngularJS
14 32 (3.78%) Spring
15 24 (2.84%) JSON
16 22 (2.60%) J2EE
17 21 (2.48%) RESTful
18 19 (2.25%) Sass
19 18 (2.13%) Android SDK
19 18 (2.13%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 65 (7.68%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (7.21%) User Experience
3 32 (3.78%) Digital Media
4 27 (3.19%) Social Media
5 24 (2.84%) Open Source
6 22 (2.60%) Management Information System
7 21 (2.48%) Mobile App
7 21 (2.48%) E-Learning
8 18 (2.13%) Visualisation
9 17 (2.01%) W3C
10 14 (1.65%) Client/Server
10 14 (1.65%) Web 2.0
10 14 (1.65%) iPad
11 13 (1.54%) New Media
11 13 (1.54%) PKI
11 13 (1.54%) Computer Science
12 12 (1.42%) Private Cloud
12 12 (1.42%) Statistics
13 10 (1.18%) NHS
13 10 (1.18%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 57 (6.74%) Windows
2 56 (6.62%) Linux
3 27 (3.19%) Android
4 24 (2.84%) Apple iOS
5 20 (2.36%) UNIX
6 15 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (1.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (1.30%) Mac OS X
8 9 (1.06%) Windows 7
8 9 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.71%) Solaris
11 5 (0.59%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.47%) Mac OS X Server
13 3 (0.35%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (0.35%) SUSE
13 3 (0.35%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.12%) BlackBerry OS
14 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (26.12%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (13.59%) Content Management
3 89 (10.52%) Project Management
4 83 (9.81%) TDD
5 70 (8.27%) E-Commerce
6 62 (7.33%) Scrum
7 56 (6.62%) Analytics
8 51 (6.03%) Stakeholder Management
9 50 (5.91%) Migration
10 47 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
11 42 (4.96%) OO
12 41 (4.85%) ITIL
13 39 (4.61%) BDD
13 39 (4.61%) Business Analysis
13 39 (4.61%) Project Planning
14 38 (4.49%) Web Development
14 38 (4.49%) PRINCE2
14 38 (4.49%) Data Analysis
15 37 (4.37%) Workflow
15 37 (4.37%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 131 (15.48%) JavaScript
2 121 (14.30%) Java
3 83 (9.81%) SQL
4 60 (7.09%) Python
5 44 (5.20%) C#
6 32 (3.78%) PHP
7 31 (3.66%) Ruby
8 24 (2.84%) XQuery
9 19 (2.25%) C
10 15 (1.77%) VBA
11 12 (1.42%) Objective-C
12 11 (1.30%) PL/SQL
13 9 (1.06%) XPath
14 8 (0.95%) VBScript
15 7 (0.83%) R
15 7 (0.83%) VB.NET
16 6 (0.71%) PowerShell
16 6 (0.71%) Groovy
16 6 (0.71%) SPARQL
17 5 (0.59%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 65 (7.68%) Degree
2 34 (4.02%) Security Cleared
3 27 (3.19%) SC Cleared
4 13 (1.54%) PMP
4 13 (1.54%) PMI Certification
5 10 (1.18%) ISEB
6 9 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 9 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (1.06%) Sun Certification
7 7 (0.83%) CISSP
7 7 (0.83%) CCNP
8 5 (0.59%) VCDX
8 5 (0.59%) VCAP
8 5 (0.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (0.59%) CCNA
9 4 (0.47%) CISM
10 3 (0.35%) CISA
10 3 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.35%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (5.32%) QA
2 4 (0.47%) SLA
3 3 (0.35%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.12%) FATCA
5 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.12%) P3O
5 1 (0.12%) EMIR
5 1 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 22 (2.60%) Active Directory
2 18 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (1.77%) XenApp
4 7 (0.83%) vSphere
4 7 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (0.71%) vCloud
6 5 (0.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 4 (0.47%) UAG
8 3 (0.35%) Varnish
8 3 (0.35%) VirtualBox
8 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.24%) Docker
9 2 (0.24%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.24%) Xen
9 2 (0.24%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.24%) Veritas File System
9 2 (0.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (0.24%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.12%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 27 (3.19%) Puppet
2 13 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (1.42%) SCCM
4 5 (0.59%) Oracle Identity Management
5 3 (0.35%) Vagrant
5 3 (0.35%) Kibana
5 3 (0.35%) Casper Suite
5 3 (0.35%) EdgeSight
6 2 (0.24%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.24%) SCOM
7 1 (0.12%) AppDNA
7 1 (0.12%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.12%) Nagios
7 1 (0.12%) TeamSite
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.12%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.12%) Ansible
7 1 (0.12%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 69 (8.16%) Microsoft
2 63 (7.45%) Adobe
3 52 (6.15%) Oracle
4 46 (5.44%) Google
5 24 (2.84%) VMware
6 21 (2.48%) Citrix
7 20 (2.36%) Tableau
8 19 (2.25%) SAP
9 18 (2.13%) Business Objects
9 18 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
10 17 (2.01%) OpenText
11 16 (1.89%) RedDot
12 15 (1.77%) Apple
13 14 (1.65%) Cisco
14 13 (1.54%) Red Hat
15 8 (0.95%) Siebel
15 8 (0.95%) Capita
16 7 (0.83%) Eloqua
16 7 (0.83%) Juniper
17 6 (0.71%) Aprimo
London
Colston Consulting
Rate: £350 - 400 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 21 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: on application
Posted: Yesterday
London
Jambo Ltd
Rate: Up to £200 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Tiro Partners
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £270.00 - £330.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £270 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Netsource Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Venn Group
Rate: £180 - £200 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £460 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: Up to £425 per day Up to £425
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £200 to £250 per day direct - no agency margin
Posted: 7 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day direct - no agency margin
Posted: 7 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day direct - no agency margin
Posted: 9 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day direct - no agency margin
Posted: 15 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per annum direct - no agency margin
Posted: 16 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day direct - no agency margin
Posted: 16 days ago