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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Publishing
Rank 178 154 141
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -13
Contract jobs citing Publishing 277 341 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.20% 1.41% 1.52%
As % of the General category 2.66% 2.86% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 245 227
Average daily rate
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£365 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £537 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+27.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 4
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +23.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £19.30 £20.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.60 £31.50 £35.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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
10408 11903 10538
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.14% 49.08% 49.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7677 8437 7298
Average daily rate £475 £490 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.06% +3.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 159 179
Average hourly rate £21.56 £21.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.33 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £51.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £24.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.43% +7.77%

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 19 December 2014.

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
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 19 December 2014. 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
City of London -6 53 £358 +2.21% 18
Canary Wharf +10 4 £235 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £536 -
Uxbridge - - - -
Ealing - - - - 1
Paddington - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Publishing
England

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 183 (27.77%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (20.49%) HTML
3 98 (14.87%) CSS
4 90 (13.66%) Content Management
5 87 (13.20%) Scrum
6 86 (13.05%) JavaScript
7 79 (11.99%) Java
7 79 (11.99%) Project Management
8 72 (10.93%) Finance
9 69 (10.47%) CMS
10 66 (10.02%) Social Media
11 64 (9.71%) XML
12 51 (7.74%) Marketing
13 50 (7.59%) Microsoft
13 50 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
14 49 (7.44%) jQuery
15 48 (7.28%) Windows
16 47 (7.13%) Stakeholder Management
17 46 (6.98%) QA
18 45 (6.83%) HTML5
19 44 (6.68%) Legal
20 43 (6.53%) Python
21 42 (6.37%) Degree
22 41 (6.22%) .NET
23 40 (6.07%) PHP
23 40 (6.07%) XSLT
24 39 (5.92%) MS Excel
24 39 (5.92%) Workflow
25 37 (5.61%) Intranet
25 37 (5.61%) MS Office

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 69 (10.47%) CMS
2 33 (5.01%) SharePoint
3 18 (2.73%) Drupal
3 18 (2.73%) Node.js
4 15 (2.28%) Apache
5 10 (1.52%) MS Exchange
6 9 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
6 9 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (1.21%) OpenStack
8 7 (1.06%) Adobe CQ
8 7 (1.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (1.06%) Tomcat
9 6 (0.91%) IIS
9 6 (0.91%) WordPress
9 6 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (0.61%) ExpressionEngine
12 3 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (0.46%) Apache Spark
12 3 (0.46%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 39 (5.92%) MS Excel
2 37 (5.61%) MS Office
3 28 (4.25%) Photoshop
4 24 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (2.73%) MS Visio
6 14 (2.12%) MS Project
7 6 (0.91%) Final Cut Pro
8 5 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.76%) Acrobat
8 5 (0.76%) Adobe Captivate
8 5 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.46%) InDesign
9 3 (0.46%) Adobe Premiere
10 2 (0.30%) Fireworks
10 2 (0.30%) FastStats
11 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.15%) RoboHelp
11 1 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 8 (1.21%) Google Analytics
2 7 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.91%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (0.91%) SiteCatalyst
4 3 (0.46%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 3 (0.46%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.30%) assyst
5 2 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.30%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.30%) Hyperion Planning
5 2 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.15%) Tridion
6 1 (0.15%) SalesLogix
6 1 (0.15%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (0.61%) GitHub
3 3 (0.46%) IaaS
3 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.15%) Office 365
4 1 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.15%) Force.com
4 1 (0.15%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (5.61%) Intranet
2 34 (5.16%) Internet
3 10 (1.52%) SAN
4 8 (1.21%) DNS
5 7 (1.06%) NAS
5 7 (1.06%) Firewall
6 6 (0.91%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (0.91%) LAN
7 5 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (0.76%) Extranet
8 4 (0.61%) LDAP
8 4 (0.61%) HTTP
9 3 (0.46%) FTP
9 3 (0.46%) WAN
10 2 (0.30%) DHCP
10 2 (0.30%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.30%) VPN
10 2 (0.30%) Network Security
10 2 (0.30%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (0.15%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (4.40%) SQL Server
2 17 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (2.12%) Big Data
4 11 (1.67%) NoSQL
5 10 (1.52%) MySQL
5 10 (1.52%) Hadoop
6 9 (1.37%) MongoDB
7 8 (1.21%) QlikView
7 8 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (1.21%) MarkLogic
8 7 (1.06%) Relational Database
8 7 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (0.76%) Amazon Redshift
11 3 (0.46%) Apache Hive
11 3 (0.46%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (0.46%) DB2
11 3 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.30%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 29 (4.40%) Git (software)
2 21 (3.19%) Dreamweaver
3 15 (2.28%) Subversion
4 10 (1.52%) JIRA
4 10 (1.52%) Selenium
5 9 (1.37%) JUnit
6 8 (1.21%) Jenkins
7 7 (1.06%) Cucumber
7 7 (1.06%) Xcode
8 5 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (0.76%) WebDriver
8 5 (0.76%) PHPUnit
8 5 (0.76%) Visual Studio
8 5 (0.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 4 (0.61%) Maven
9 4 (0.61%) Grunt
9 4 (0.61%) Jasmine
10 3 (0.46%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (0.46%) Calabash
10 3 (0.46%) Robolectric
General
1 72 (10.93%) Finance
2 51 (7.74%) Marketing
3 44 (6.68%) Legal
4 20 (3.03%) Banking
5 15 (2.28%) Law
6 12 (1.82%) Retail
7 11 (1.67%) Games
8 8 (1.21%) Advertising
9 7 (1.06%) Investment Banking
10 6 (0.91%) Billing
10 6 (0.91%) German Language
11 3 (0.46%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.46%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.46%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.30%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.30%) Back Office
12 2 (0.30%) French Language
13 1 (0.15%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.15%) Front Office
13 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 173 (26.25%) Developer
2 121 (18.36%) Analyst
3 69 (10.47%) Project Manager
4 64 (9.71%) Business Analyst
5 54 (8.19%) Designer
6 26 (3.95%) Java Developer
6 26 (3.95%) Digital Content Designer
7 24 (3.64%) Agile Business Analyst
8 22 (3.34%) Web Developer
8 22 (3.34%) Front-End Developer
9 21 (3.19%) Consultant
10 18 (2.73%) Author
10 18 (2.73%) Architect
10 18 (2.73%) JavaScript Developer
11 16 (2.43%) Salesforce.com Developer
12 13 (1.97%) Content Editor
13 12 (1.82%) Technical Author
14 11 (1.67%) DevOps Engineer
14 11 (1.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 10 (1.52%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (20.49%) HTML
2 98 (14.87%) CSS
3 64 (9.71%) XML
4 49 (7.44%) jQuery
5 45 (6.83%) HTML5
6 41 (6.22%) .NET
7 40 (6.07%) XSLT
8 34 (5.16%) CSS3
9 32 (4.86%) Web Services
10 21 (3.19%) RESTful
11 19 (2.88%) AngularJS
11 19 (2.88%) Spring
12 18 (2.73%) Ajax
12 18 (2.73%) Visualforce
13 15 (2.28%) REST
14 11 (1.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 11 (1.67%) J2EE
15 10 (1.52%) JSON
15 10 (1.52%) ASP.NET
16 9 (1.37%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 66 (10.02%) Social Media
2 50 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (4.86%) User Experience
4 28 (4.25%) Mobile App
5 25 (3.79%) Digital Media
6 22 (3.34%) Data Conversion
7 18 (2.73%) Management Information System
8 14 (2.12%) Computer Science
9 13 (1.97%) Blog
10 12 (1.82%) Open Source
11 11 (1.67%) E-Learning
12 10 (1.52%) Video Editing
13 8 (1.21%) Blackberry
13 8 (1.21%) W3C
13 8 (1.21%) Kindle
13 8 (1.21%) iPad
13 8 (1.21%) Learning Management System
14 6 (0.91%) Taxonomies
14 6 (0.91%) Statistics
14 6 (0.91%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 48 (7.28%) Windows
2 32 (4.86%) Linux
3 23 (3.49%) Android
4 19 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (2.73%) Apple iOS
6 11 (1.67%) Windows 7
7 9 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (1.21%) UNIX
9 6 (0.91%) Mac OS X
10 5 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.76%) CentOS
11 4 (0.61%) Ubuntu
11 4 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.46%) Solaris
12 3 (0.46%) AIX
13 2 (0.30%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.30%) Mac OS X Server
13 2 (0.30%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.30%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (27.77%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (13.66%) Content Management
3 87 (13.20%) Scrum
4 79 (11.99%) Project Management
5 47 (7.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 39 (5.92%) Workflow
7 36 (5.46%) BDD
8 34 (5.16%) TDD
9 32 (4.86%) OO
10 31 (4.70%) Analytics
11 29 (4.40%) Kanban
12 27 (4.10%) Migration
13 26 (3.95%) PRINCE2
13 26 (3.95%) E-Commerce
14 25 (3.79%) Business Analysis
15 23 (3.49%) User Stories
15 23 (3.49%) SEO
16 21 (3.19%) MVC
17 20 (3.03%) ITIL
17 20 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 86 (13.05%) JavaScript
2 79 (11.99%) Java
3 43 (6.53%) Python
4 40 (6.07%) PHP
5 34 (5.16%) C#
6 32 (4.86%) SQL
7 22 (3.34%) VBA
8 20 (3.03%) Ruby
9 16 (2.43%) Apex Code
10 13 (1.97%) XQuery
11 10 (1.52%) Objective-C
11 10 (1.52%) Perl
12 9 (1.37%) PowerShell
12 9 (1.37%) C
13 5 (0.76%) R
13 5 (0.76%) C++
14 4 (0.61%) Groovy
15 3 (0.46%) SPARQL
15 3 (0.46%) PHP5
15 3 (0.46%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 42 (6.37%) Degree
2 17 (2.58%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.52%) ISEB
4 9 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (1.06%) CISSP
5 7 (1.06%) CCNA
6 5 (0.76%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.76%) PMI Certification
6 5 (0.76%) CCSA
7 4 (0.61%) JNCIA
7 4 (0.61%) CISM
8 3 (0.46%) VCAP
8 3 (0.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (0.46%) VCDX
8 3 (0.46%) BC Cleared
8 3 (0.46%) CTC Cleared
8 3 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.30%) PhD
9 2 (0.30%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (6.98%) QA
2 8 (1.21%) SLA
3 6 (0.91%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.61%) WAI
5 2 (0.30%) WCAG
5 2 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.30%) CRD IV
5 2 (0.30%) FINREP
5 2 (0.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 24 (3.64%) Active Directory
2 19 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.52%) vCloud
4 9 (1.37%) vSphere
5 8 (1.21%) XenApp
6 4 (0.61%) Xen
6 4 (0.61%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.46%) UAG
7 3 (0.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (0.46%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.30%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.15%) XenServer
9 1 (0.15%) Varnish
9 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 27 (4.10%) Opscode Chef
2 26 (3.95%) Puppet
3 6 (0.91%) SCOM
4 5 (0.76%) ZABBIX
4 5 (0.76%) SCCM
5 3 (0.46%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (0.46%) Salt
5 3 (0.46%) MIMEsweeper
5 3 (0.46%) MOM
5 3 (0.46%) Nagios
6 2 (0.30%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.30%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle EDQ
7 1 (0.15%) Ansible
7 1 (0.15%) Mesos
7 1 (0.15%) Zenoss
7 1 (0.15%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 50 (7.59%) Microsoft
2 33 (5.01%) Salesforce.com
3 26 (3.95%) Adobe
3 26 (3.95%) VMware
4 22 (3.34%) Citrix
4 22 (3.34%) Oracle
5 20 (3.03%) Google
6 18 (2.73%) SAP
7 12 (1.82%) Open Text
8 11 (1.67%) Business Objects
9 10 (1.52%) Zend
10 9 (1.37%) RedDot
11 8 (1.21%) Red Hat
12 7 (1.06%) Twitter
12 7 (1.06%) BMC
12 7 (1.06%) Remedy
13 6 (0.91%) Apple
14 5 (0.76%) New Relic
14 5 (0.76%) AppDynamics
14 5 (0.76%) PeopleSoft
London
Premier Media
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £150 - 180 per day + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £60k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Xcede Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Rate: From £300 to £360 per day Long term ongoing projects - 3 month rolling
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £570 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Explore Group
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £510.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Central London / West End
thePlatform
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 350-400 Per Day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Rethink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Hackney, London
The British Library
Posted: 25 days ago