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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Publishing
Rank 138 135 160
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +25
Contract jobs citing Publishing 382 418 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.56% 1.66% 1.27%
As % of the General category 3.47% 3.28% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 302 208
Average daily rate
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£400 £365 £359
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +1.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £268 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £510 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 13
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.75 £19.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.29% +17.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £22.55 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £145.00 £22.95 £39.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £15.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+1.50% +14.81%
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
11019 12735 13522
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.99% 50.67% 52.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7766 8967 9260
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 £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 175 249
Average hourly rate £20.13 £22.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.48% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £48.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £20.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+12.19% -28.07%

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 September 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
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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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 +2 76 £375 - 23
Canary Wharf +25 5 £300 -
Kingston Upon Thames -2 2 £182 -40.81% 2
Croydon -4 1 - - 1
Ruislip - 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 £413 -
Bromley - - - -
Hackney - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
West Drayton - - - -
Harrow - - - - 1
Hounslow - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Publishing
England

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 243 (31.44%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (21.09%) HTML
3 107 (13.84%) Scrum
4 100 (12.94%) Finance
4 100 (12.94%) CSS
5 84 (10.87%) JavaScript
6 83 (10.74%) XML
7 77 (9.96%) Project Management
8 76 (9.83%) Java
9 70 (9.06%) CMS
10 68 (8.80%) Social Media
11 67 (8.67%) Content Management
12 65 (8.41%) Marketing
12 65 (8.41%) User Experience
13 59 (7.63%) Microsoft
14 56 (7.24%) MS Excel
15 54 (6.99%) Windows
15 54 (6.99%) QA
15 54 (6.99%) BDD
16 53 (6.86%) Analytics
16 53 (6.86%) Legal
17 51 (6.60%) Degree
17 51 (6.60%) jQuery
18 50 (6.47%) HTML5
19 48 (6.21%) SharePoint
19 48 (6.21%) Intranet
20 46 (5.95%) SQL
20 46 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
21 45 (5.82%) .NET
21 45 (5.82%) TDD

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 70 (9.06%) CMS
2 48 (6.21%) SharePoint
3 19 (2.46%) Drupal
4 16 (2.07%) Node.js
4 16 (2.07%) Apache
5 13 (1.68%) WordPress
6 11 (1.42%) SharePoint 2013
7 10 (1.29%) Tomcat
8 8 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (0.91%) MS Exchange
9 7 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (0.91%) OpenStack
9 7 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (0.65%) SAS
10 5 (0.65%) WebLogic
10 5 (0.65%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.65%) Confluence
10 5 (0.65%) Adobe CQ
11 4 (0.52%) ExpressionEngine
11 4 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 56 (7.24%) MS Excel
2 41 (5.30%) Photoshop
3 33 (4.27%) MS Office
4 32 (4.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 28 (3.62%) MS Visio
6 21 (2.72%) MS Project
7 7 (0.91%) Fireworks
8 6 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.52%) Acrobat
10 3 (0.39%) SPSS
10 3 (0.39%) RoboHelp
10 3 (0.39%) Adobe Captivate
11 2 (0.26%) Final Cut Pro
11 2 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
11 2 (0.26%) FastStats
12 1 (0.13%) InDesign
12 1 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.13%) CINEMA 4D
12 1 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 15 (1.94%) Google Analytics
2 5 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.65%) SiteCatalyst
3 3 (0.39%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 3 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.26%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.26%) Agresso
5 1 (0.13%) assyst
5 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.13%) SalesLogix
5 1 (0.13%) HFM
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.13%) Documaker
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.13%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.65%) Google App Engine
3 4 (0.52%) Google Compute Engine
3 4 (0.52%) IaaS
3 4 (0.52%) Office 365
3 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.26%) GitHub
4 2 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.26%) Force.com
4 2 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.26%) SaaS
5 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.13%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.13%) Heroku
5 1 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 48 (6.21%) Intranet
2 28 (3.62%) Internet
3 14 (1.81%) Firewall
4 11 (1.42%) SAN
5 8 (1.03%) NAS
5 8 (1.03%) HTTP
5 8 (1.03%) DNS
5 8 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (0.78%) WAN
7 5 (0.65%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.65%) Extranet
8 4 (0.52%) VPN
9 3 (0.39%) BIG-IP
9 3 (0.39%) BGP
9 3 (0.39%) Network Security
9 3 (0.39%) VLAN
9 3 (0.39%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (0.26%) Multicast
10 2 (0.26%) tcpdump
10 2 (0.26%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (4.92%) SQL Server
2 24 (3.10%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (2.59%) MySQL
4 14 (1.81%) NoSQL
5 13 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (1.29%) Relational Database
7 9 (1.16%) QlikView
8 8 (1.03%) MongoDB
9 7 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (0.91%) Big Data
9 7 (0.91%) Oracle Database
10 6 (0.78%) OLAP
10 6 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (0.52%) MarkLogic
12 4 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (0.52%) DB2
12 4 (0.52%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 35 (4.53%) Git (software)
2 20 (2.59%) Dreamweaver
3 17 (2.20%) JIRA
4 15 (1.94%) Subversion
5 14 (1.81%) Cucumber
5 14 (1.81%) JUnit
6 11 (1.42%) Selenium
6 11 (1.42%) Calabash
7 8 (1.03%) Jenkins
7 8 (1.03%) Visual Studio
7 8 (1.03%) Xcode
8 7 (0.91%) PowerDesigner
8 7 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (0.78%) Bitbucket
9 6 (0.78%) Capybara
9 6 (0.78%) XMLUnit
9 6 (0.78%) RSpec
10 5 (0.65%) Jasmine
11 4 (0.52%) PHPUnit
11 4 (0.52%) Eclipse
General
1 100 (12.94%) Finance
2 65 (8.41%) Marketing
3 53 (6.86%) Legal
4 25 (3.23%) Banking
5 21 (2.72%) Retail
6 16 (2.07%) Advertising
7 13 (1.68%) Investment Banking
8 12 (1.55%) Law
9 10 (1.29%) Multimedia
9 10 (1.29%) Billing
10 7 (0.91%) Front Office
10 7 (0.91%) Telecoms
10 7 (0.91%) German Language
11 6 (0.78%) Games
12 4 (0.52%) Back Office
13 3 (0.39%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.26%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.13%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.13%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 215 (27.81%) Developer
2 148 (19.15%) Analyst
3 83 (10.74%) Business Analyst
4 68 (8.80%) Project Manager
5 57 (7.37%) Designer
6 37 (4.79%) Agile Business Analyst
7 35 (4.53%) Architect
8 32 (4.14%) Consultant
9 30 (3.88%) Front-End Developer
10 23 (2.98%) Salesforce.com Developer
11 22 (2.85%) Web Developer
12 19 (2.46%) Senior Developer
13 18 (2.33%) Android Developer
14 17 (2.20%) Solutions Architect
14 17 (2.20%) Author
15 16 (2.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 15 (1.94%) iOS Developer
16 15 (1.94%) ScrumMaster
17 14 (1.81%) Coordinator
17 14 (1.81%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (21.09%) HTML
2 100 (12.94%) CSS
3 83 (10.74%) XML
4 51 (6.60%) jQuery
5 50 (6.47%) HTML5
6 45 (5.82%) .NET
7 44 (5.69%) Web Services
8 43 (5.56%) XSLT
9 35 (4.53%) CSS3
10 31 (4.01%) RESTful
11 27 (3.49%) XSD
12 25 (3.23%) Visualforce
13 21 (2.72%) AngularJS
14 18 (2.33%) JSON
15 17 (2.20%) REST
16 15 (1.94%) Spring
17 13 (1.68%) XHTML
18 12 (1.55%) Cocoa
19 11 (1.42%) LAMP
20 10 (1.29%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 68 (8.80%) Social Media
2 65 (8.41%) User Experience
3 46 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (3.62%) Mobile App
5 27 (3.49%) Management Information System
6 22 (2.85%) Open Source
7 21 (2.72%) Digital Media
8 16 (2.07%) Data Conversion
9 15 (1.94%) W3C
10 13 (1.68%) Kindle
11 12 (1.55%) Graphic Design
11 12 (1.55%) Computer Science
11 12 (1.55%) Blog
12 11 (1.42%) Wiki
13 9 (1.16%) FMCG
13 9 (1.16%) Video Editing
13 9 (1.16%) iPad
14 8 (1.03%) Derivative
14 8 (1.03%) Statistics
14 8 (1.03%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 54 (6.99%) Windows
2 39 (5.05%) Linux
3 32 (4.14%) Android
4 28 (3.62%) Apple iOS
5 23 (2.98%) UNIX
6 16 (2.07%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (1.16%) Windows 7
8 8 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (0.52%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.52%) pSOS
11 3 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.39%) Solaris
11 3 (0.39%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.26%) CentOS
12 2 (0.26%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.13%) Debian
13 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.13%) AIX
13 1 (0.13%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 243 (31.44%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (13.84%) Scrum
3 77 (9.96%) Project Management
4 67 (8.67%) Content Management
5 54 (6.99%) BDD
6 53 (6.86%) Analytics
7 45 (5.82%) TDD
8 44 (5.69%) Kanban
9 43 (5.56%) User Stories
10 42 (5.43%) Workflow
11 41 (5.30%) Stakeholder Management
11 41 (5.30%) CRM
12 40 (5.17%) Migration
12 40 (5.17%) SEO
13 39 (5.05%) PRINCE2
14 38 (4.92%) OO
15 35 (4.53%) E-Commerce
16 30 (3.88%) Business Analysis
16 30 (3.88%) Change Management
17 27 (3.49%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 84 (10.87%) JavaScript
2 76 (9.83%) Java
3 46 (5.95%) SQL
4 36 (4.66%) C#
5 24 (3.10%) Python
6 23 (2.98%) Ruby
6 23 (2.98%) Apex Code
7 21 (2.72%) PHP
8 19 (2.46%) Objective-C
9 18 (2.33%) XQuery
10 13 (1.68%) C
11 10 (1.29%) VBA
12 9 (1.16%) C++
13 8 (1.03%) SPARQL
13 8 (1.03%) PowerShell
14 7 (0.91%) Perl
15 6 (0.78%) Groovy
16 5 (0.65%) T-SQL
16 5 (0.65%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.65%) R
Qualifications
1 51 (6.60%) Degree
2 17 (2.20%) Security Cleared
3 16 (2.07%) ISEB
4 12 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (1.29%) CISSP
5 10 (1.29%) PMI Certification
6 9 (1.16%) CCNA
7 7 (0.91%) CCSA
8 6 (0.78%) SC Cleared
8 6 (0.78%) PMP
8 6 (0.78%) JNCIA
9 5 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (0.65%) CISM
10 4 (0.52%) VCAP
10 4 (0.52%) VCDX
11 3 (0.39%) CCNP
11 3 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.39%) BC Cleared
11 3 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.39%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (6.99%) QA
2 14 (1.81%) SLA
2 14 (1.81%) ISO 9001
3 9 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.26%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.13%) GxP
6 1 (0.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.13%) GCP
6 1 (0.13%) GMP
6 1 (0.13%) WAI
System Software
1 20 (2.59%) Active Directory
2 16 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.55%) XenApp
4 8 (1.03%) vCloud
5 6 (0.78%) vSphere
6 5 (0.65%) Varnish
7 3 (0.39%) UAG
8 2 (0.26%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.13%) XenServer
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (2.85%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (2.59%) Puppet
3 4 (0.52%) Foglight
4 3 (0.39%) MOM
4 3 (0.39%) MIMEsweeper
4 3 (0.39%) SCOM
4 3 (0.39%) Salt
4 3 (0.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (0.26%) Ansible
5 2 (0.26%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.26%) Nagios
5 2 (0.26%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.26%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (0.13%) Zenoss
6 1 (0.13%) SCCM
6 1 (0.13%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 59 (7.63%) Microsoft
2 43 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
3 35 (4.53%) Oracle
4 29 (3.75%) Google
5 28 (3.62%) Adobe
6 27 (3.49%) VMware
7 23 (2.98%) Citrix
8 16 (2.07%) Business Objects
8 16 (2.07%) SAP
9 10 (1.29%) Cisco
9 10 (1.29%) IBM
9 10 (1.29%) Apple
9 10 (1.29%) Remedy
10 8 (1.03%) PeopleSoft
10 8 (1.03%) Omniture
11 6 (0.78%) Siebel
11 6 (0.78%) HP
11 6 (0.78%) FatWire
11 6 (0.78%) Open Text
12 5 (0.65%) BMC
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £150 - 180 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £600 per day direct - no agency margin
Posted: 2 days ago
City Of Westminster, London
Swan It Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Vital Solutions
Rate: £0 - £25,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Eames Consulting
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £270.00 - £297.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Roc Search
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £25 to £30 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Connectus
Rate: £312.5 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £37000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day direct - no agency margin
Posted: 11 days ago