The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 186 138 133
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -5
Contract jobs citing Publishing 281 386 402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.20% 1.64% 1.66%
As % of the General category 2.54% 3.67% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 290 305
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £230 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £275 £350
% change year-on-year
+37.27% -21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £18.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -16.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £18.00 £15.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £91.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+55.00% +14.28%
Publishing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

General Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
11043 10527 12395
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 47.04% 44.76% 51.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 7939 7334 8690
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.19% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 141 188
Average hourly rate £22.36 £18.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.19% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.71 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £37.00 £42.50
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 London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Publishing across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Publishing Jobs Demand Trend in London

Publishing
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Publishing across the London region.

Publishing Daily Rate Trend in London

Publishing
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Publishing across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Publishing Daily Rate Histogram in London

Publishing
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Publishing across the London region.

Publishing Hourly Rate Trend in London

Publishing
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Publishing across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Publishing Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Publishing
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Publishing within the London 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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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
City of London -42 43 £450 +14.28% 21
Canary Wharf -15 4 £463 -
Docklands, London - 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames -5 1 £250 +43.26%
Paddington - 1 £400 -
Hammersmith - 1 - - 1
Publishing
England

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 180 (32.49%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (21.30%) JavaScript
3 115 (20.76%) HTML
4 100 (18.05%) CSS
5 94 (16.97%) Java
6 87 (15.70%) TDD
7 70 (12.64%) E-Commerce
7 70 (12.64%) Scrum
8 69 (12.45%) Finance
9 66 (11.91%) HTML5
10 61 (11.01%) Windows
11 60 (10.83%) Content Management
12 59 (10.65%) AngularJS
13 53 (9.57%) Analytics
14 52 (9.39%) jQuery
15 50 (9.03%) Marketing
15 50 (9.03%) User Experience
16 48 (8.66%) CSS3
17 46 (8.30%) CMS
18 44 (7.94%) Project Management
19 42 (7.58%) OO
20 41 (7.40%) Migration
21 39 (7.04%) SQL
22 37 (6.68%) Unit Testing
23 36 (6.50%) Linux
23 36 (6.50%) BDD
24 34 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
24 34 (6.14%) Adobe
24 34 (6.14%) Google
25 32 (5.78%) Web Services

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 46 (8.30%) CMS
2 31 (5.60%) Node.js
3 23 (4.15%) SharePoint
4 18 (3.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 13 (2.35%) Tomcat
6 12 (2.17%) WordPress
7 11 (1.99%) MS Exchange
8 9 (1.62%) Drupal
8 9 (1.62%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (1.08%) Apache
10 5 (0.90%) IIS
10 5 (0.90%) Oracle Workflow
10 5 (0.90%) Lync
10 5 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (0.72%) SAS
12 3 (0.54%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 13 (2.35%) MS Office
2 11 (1.99%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.99%) Photoshop
3 10 (1.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.62%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.26%) MS Project
6 5 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.90%) PowerPivot
7 4 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.72%) InDesign
7 4 (0.72%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.54%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 7 (1.26%) Hyperion Planning
2 6 (1.08%) WebTrends
2 6 (1.08%) Adobe Campaign
3 4 (0.72%) Eikon
4 3 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.54%) JDE OneWorld
5 2 (0.36%) Magento
5 2 (0.36%) RMDS
6 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.18%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 1 (0.18%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 27 (4.87%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (4.33%) Google Analytics
3 9 (1.62%) SaaS
4 7 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (1.08%) Adobe Analytics
6 5 (0.90%) PaaS
7 4 (0.72%) Office 365
7 4 (0.72%) GitHub
7 4 (0.72%) IaaS
8 3 (0.54%) Force.com
9 2 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.36%) Taleo
10 1 (0.18%) Yammer
10 1 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.18%) Heroku
10 1 (0.18%) Trello
10 1 (0.18%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.18%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.25%) Internet
2 11 (1.99%) DNS
3 9 (1.62%) HTTP
3 9 (1.62%) Intranet
4 8 (1.44%) VPN
5 7 (1.26%) WAN
6 6 (1.08%) LAN
7 5 (0.90%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.90%) Firewall
8 4 (0.72%) ADSL
8 4 (0.72%) WLAN
8 4 (0.72%) DHCP
9 3 (0.54%) SSL
10 2 (0.36%) CTI
10 2 (0.36%) FTP
10 2 (0.36%) Skype
10 2 (0.36%) Network Security
10 2 (0.36%) AMQP
11 1 (0.18%) NetScaler
11 1 (0.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (5.60%) SQL Server
2 30 (5.42%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (3.43%) BusinessObjects
4 18 (3.25%) Big Data
5 17 (3.07%) MySQL
6 12 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (1.99%) NoSQL
7 11 (1.99%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (1.99%) Oracle Database
8 8 (1.44%) Triplestore
8 8 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (1.44%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (1.26%) Essbase
9 7 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (1.26%) Oracle BI EE
9 7 (1.26%) Hadoop
9 7 (1.26%) QlikView
9 7 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (1.26%) MongoDB
9 7 (1.26%) Hyperion Smart View
Development Applications
1 27 (4.87%) Jasmine
2 24 (4.33%) Git (software)
3 16 (2.89%) JIRA
4 14 (2.53%) Maven
5 12 (2.17%) Xcode
6 10 (1.81%) Selenium
6 10 (1.81%) Jenkins
7 7 (1.26%) Grunt
7 7 (1.26%) Cucumber
8 5 (0.90%) WebDriver
8 5 (0.90%) Mocha
8 5 (0.90%) Subversion
8 5 (0.90%) JUnit
9 4 (0.72%) RSpec
9 4 (0.72%) QUnit
9 4 (0.72%) Sinon.JS
9 4 (0.72%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (0.54%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 69 (12.45%) Finance
2 50 (9.03%) Marketing
3 23 (4.15%) Advertising
4 21 (3.79%) Banking
4 21 (3.79%) Retail
5 16 (2.89%) Legal
6 14 (2.53%) Telecoms
7 10 (1.81%) Games
8 9 (1.62%) Front Office
9 7 (1.26%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.72%) Local Government
11 2 (0.36%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.36%) Billing
11 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.18%) Back Office
12 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.18%) Automotive
12 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.18%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 185 (33.39%) Developer
2 57 (10.29%) Analyst
3 53 (9.57%) Architect
4 50 (9.03%) Project Manager
5 39 (7.04%) Front-End Developer
6 33 (5.96%) Business Analyst
7 30 (5.42%) Java Developer
8 24 (4.33%) Designer
9 23 (4.15%) Web Developer
9 23 (4.15%) Consultant
10 18 (3.25%) Agile Project Manager
10 18 (3.25%) iOS Developer
11 15 (2.71%) Full Stack Developer
12 14 (2.53%) Agile Business Analyst
13 13 (2.35%) Senior Developer
14 12 (2.17%) Senior Designer
14 12 (2.17%) JavaScript Developer
15 11 (1.99%) Content Manager
15 11 (1.99%) Front-End Web Developer
15 11 (1.99%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (20.76%) HTML
2 100 (18.05%) CSS
3 66 (11.91%) HTML5
4 59 (10.65%) AngularJS
5 52 (9.39%) jQuery
6 48 (8.66%) CSS3
7 32 (5.78%) Web Services
8 30 (5.42%) XML
8 30 (5.42%) .NET
9 25 (4.51%) REST
10 24 (4.33%) Backbone.js
10 24 (4.33%) Spring
10 24 (4.33%) RESTful
11 19 (3.43%) Sass
12 18 (3.25%) J2EE
13 15 (2.71%) XSLT
13 15 (2.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 13 (2.35%) Hibernate
14 13 (2.35%) Cocoa
15 12 (2.17%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 50 (9.03%) User Experience
2 34 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (3.97%) iPad
4 21 (3.79%) Digital Media
5 20 (3.61%) Social Media
6 17 (3.07%) Private Cloud
7 14 (2.53%) Copywriting
8 12 (2.17%) Management Information System
8 12 (2.17%) iPhone
9 10 (1.81%) Visualisation
10 9 (1.62%) Mobile App
10 9 (1.62%) Wiki
10 9 (1.62%) Data Centre
11 8 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
12 6 (1.08%) Blog
12 6 (1.08%) Computer Science
12 6 (1.08%) NHS
12 6 (1.08%) New Media
13 5 (0.90%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 61 (11.01%) Windows
2 36 (6.50%) Linux
3 24 (4.33%) Apple iOS
4 20 (3.61%) Android
5 14 (2.53%) UNIX
6 12 (2.17%) Windows 7
7 11 (1.99%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (1.81%) Mac OS X
9 8 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.72%) Windows XP
11 4 (0.72%) Windows Phone
11 4 (0.72%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.54%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.36%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (32.49%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (15.70%) TDD
3 70 (12.64%) Scrum
3 70 (12.64%) E-Commerce
4 60 (10.83%) Content Management
5 53 (9.57%) Analytics
6 44 (7.94%) Project Management
7 42 (7.58%) OO
8 41 (7.40%) Migration
9 37 (6.68%) Unit Testing
10 36 (6.50%) BDD
11 32 (5.78%) Web Development
12 31 (5.60%) ITIL
13 29 (5.23%) Stakeholder Management
13 29 (5.23%) DevOps
14 28 (5.05%) Kanban
15 27 (4.87%) Mobile Development
16 26 (4.69%) Continuous Integration
17 25 (4.51%) ETL
17 25 (4.51%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 118 (21.30%) JavaScript
2 94 (16.97%) Java
3 39 (7.04%) SQL
4 30 (5.42%) Ruby
5 21 (3.79%) Python
6 17 (3.07%) C#
7 16 (2.89%) PHP
7 16 (2.89%) Objective-C
8 15 (2.71%) Shell Script
9 13 (2.35%) C
9 13 (2.35%) PowerShell
10 11 (1.99%) Scala
11 9 (1.62%) PL/SQL
12 6 (1.08%) T-SQL
12 6 (1.08%) VBScript
13 5 (0.90%) VB.NET
14 4 (0.72%) Apex Code
14 4 (0.72%) SPARQL
14 4 (0.72%) R
15 3 (0.54%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (3.25%) Degree
2 9 (1.62%) CISSP
2 9 (1.62%) CISM
3 8 (1.44%) Sun Certification
4 7 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (1.08%) CISA
5 6 (1.08%) Security Cleared
6 5 (0.90%) CCSA
6 5 (0.90%) PMP
6 5 (0.90%) PMI Certification
7 4 (0.72%) CCNA
7 4 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.72%) MCP
7 4 (0.72%) MCSA
7 4 (0.72%) CCNP
8 3 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.54%) JNCIA
8 3 (0.54%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.36%) MAPM
9 2 (0.36%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (5.42%) QA
2 12 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.36%) SLA
3 2 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (3.79%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.99%) Hyper-V
2 11 (1.99%) XenApp
3 9 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (0.54%) XenDesktop
5 3 (0.54%) Docker
6 1 (0.18%) vSphere
6 1 (0.18%) Varnish
6 1 (0.18%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (1.99%) SCCM
1 11 (1.99%) Puppet
2 7 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (0.54%) EdgeSight
5 2 (0.36%) Nagios
6 1 (0.18%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.18%) Ansible
6 1 (0.18%) Mesos
6 1 (0.18%) Casper Suite
6 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.18%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 34 (6.14%) Adobe
1 34 (6.14%) Google
2 31 (5.60%) Oracle
3 26 (4.69%) Microsoft
4 22 (3.97%) Apple
5 21 (3.79%) Tableau
6 17 (3.07%) VMware
7 16 (2.89%) Citrix
8 15 (2.71%) Salesforce.com
9 12 (2.17%) Cisco
10 10 (1.81%) HP
10 10 (1.81%) ServiceNow
11 8 (1.44%) Hyperion
12 7 (1.26%) Eloqua
12 7 (1.26%) CheckPoint
13 6 (1.08%) Netezza
13 6 (1.08%) Rackspace
13 6 (1.08%) Aprimo
13 6 (1.08%) Zend
14 5 (0.90%) Bloomberg
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Competitive Market Rate!!!
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Volt
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
First Recruitment
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hammersmith
First Recruitment Group
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Competitice market rate
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Crossrail
Rate: Based on skills and experience
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + negotiable
Posted: 24 days ago
London
ABRS
Rate: £500 - £550 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago