The first 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the London region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Publishing
Rank 127 133 158
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +25
Contract jobs citing Publishing 377 402 348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.65% 1.66% 1.32%
As % of the General category 3.66% 3.24% 2.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 306 222
Average daily rate
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£400 £358 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.88% +5.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £350 £365
% change year-on-year
-21.42% -4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 10
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.50 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.27% +45.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+21.21% +10.00%
General Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
10310 12425 13566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.01% 51.26% 51.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7192 8730 9197
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 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 190 208
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £45.00 £46.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
- -15.09%
Publishing
England

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -7 78 £394 +12.50% 38
Canary Wharf +29 8 - -
Croydon +5 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames -2 2 £175 -56.37%
Ruislip - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
West Drayton - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Ealing - - - - 2
Westminster - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hackney - - - - 1
Southwark - - - -
Hammersmith - - - - 1
Chiswick - - - -
Publishing
England

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 165 (22.85%) HTML
2 135 (18.70%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (14.27%) Finance
4 102 (14.13%) CSS
5 99 (13.71%) Scrum
6 95 (13.16%) XML
7 90 (12.47%) JavaScript
8 83 (11.50%) Project Management
9 61 (8.45%) Java
9 61 (8.45%) Content Management
10 60 (8.31%) jQuery
11 58 (8.03%) Degree
12 57 (7.89%) SharePoint
13 56 (7.76%) CMS
14 55 (7.62%) Marketing
14 55 (7.62%) QA
15 54 (7.48%) HTML5
15 54 (7.48%) XSLT
16 52 (7.20%) E-Commerce
16 52 (7.20%) Microsoft
17 51 (7.06%) MS Excel
18 50 (6.93%) CRM
18 50 (6.93%) PRINCE2
19 49 (6.79%) Windows
19 49 (6.79%) Migration
19 49 (6.79%) TDD
20 48 (6.65%) .NET
20 48 (6.65%) Analytics
21 46 (6.37%) Stakeholder Management
22 45 (6.23%) SQL

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 57 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 56 (7.76%) CMS
3 16 (2.22%) Apache
4 15 (2.08%) Node.js
5 14 (1.94%) Drupal
6 11 (1.52%) WordPress
7 10 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
8 9 (1.25%) Tomcat
9 8 (1.11%) Adobe CQ
9 8 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (0.83%) MS Exchange
10 6 (0.83%) WebLogic
11 5 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
11 5 (0.69%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.69%) Confluence
11 5 (0.69%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.55%) SAS
13 3 (0.42%) IIS
Applications
1 51 (7.06%) MS Excel
2 35 (4.85%) Photoshop
3 33 (4.57%) MS Office
4 30 (4.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 22 (3.05%) MS Visio
6 20 (2.77%) MS Project
7 10 (1.39%) Adobe Illustrator
8 7 (0.97%) Acrobat
9 6 (0.83%) Fireworks
10 3 (0.42%) SPSS
10 3 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
11 2 (0.28%) OmniGraffle
11 2 (0.28%) InDesign
11 2 (0.28%) RoboHelp
12 1 (0.14%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.14%) CINEMA 4D
12 1 (0.14%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.14%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.14%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 12 (1.66%) Google Analytics
2 5 (0.69%) SiteCatalyst
3 3 (0.42%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.28%) Summit
4 2 (0.28%) Agresso
5 1 (0.14%) Tridion
5 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.14%) SalesLogix
5 1 (0.14%) HFM
5 1 (0.14%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.14%) Documaker
5 1 (0.14%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.55%) IaaS
3 4 (0.55%) Google Compute Engine
3 4 (0.55%) Office 365
3 4 (0.55%) Google App Engine
3 4 (0.55%) SaaS
4 3 (0.42%) GitHub
5 2 (0.28%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (0.28%) Force.com
6 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.14%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.14%) Heroku
6 1 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 33 (4.57%) Intranet
2 20 (2.77%) Internet
3 13 (1.80%) Firewall
4 9 (1.25%) HTTP
4 9 (1.25%) SAN
5 8 (1.11%) DNS
6 7 (0.97%) WAN
7 6 (0.83%) NAS
8 4 (0.55%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.55%) VPN
9 3 (0.42%) LDAP
9 3 (0.42%) LAN
9 3 (0.42%) BGP
9 3 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (0.42%) VLAN
9 3 (0.42%) BIG-IP
9 3 (0.42%) Network Security
9 3 (0.42%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (0.28%) Multicast
10 2 (0.28%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (5.12%) SQL Server
2 18 (2.49%) MySQL
2 18 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (1.39%) NoSQL
4 10 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (1.11%) Big Data
6 8 (1.11%) Oracle Database
7 7 (0.97%) Data Mart
8 6 (0.83%) Hadoop
8 6 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (0.83%) OLAP
9 5 (0.69%) Data Mining
9 5 (0.69%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (0.69%) QlikView
9 5 (0.69%) Relational Database
10 4 (0.55%) MarkLogic
10 4 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.42%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 30 (4.16%) Git (software)
2 24 (3.32%) JIRA
3 15 (2.08%) JUnit
3 15 (2.08%) Selenium
4 11 (1.52%) Dreamweaver
4 11 (1.52%) Subversion
4 11 (1.52%) Axure RP
5 10 (1.39%) Cucumber
6 9 (1.25%) Visual Studio
6 9 (1.25%) PowerDesigner
6 9 (1.25%) Xcode
7 8 (1.11%) Calabash
8 7 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (0.97%) Jenkins
8 7 (0.97%) Bitbucket
9 6 (0.83%) Capybara
9 6 (0.83%) RSpec
9 6 (0.83%) XMLUnit
10 5 (0.69%) Ant
10 5 (0.69%) Eclipse
General
1 103 (14.27%) Finance
2 55 (7.62%) Marketing
3 42 (5.82%) Legal
4 26 (3.60%) Banking
5 22 (3.05%) Retail
6 21 (2.91%) Advertising
7 14 (1.94%) Law
8 13 (1.80%) Front Office
9 11 (1.52%) Games
10 10 (1.39%) Multimedia
11 9 (1.25%) Back Office
11 9 (1.25%) Investment Banking
12 7 (0.97%) Telecoms
12 7 (0.97%) Billing
12 7 (0.97%) German Language
13 4 (0.55%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.28%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.28%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.28%) Automotive
14 2 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 180 (24.93%) Developer
2 164 (22.71%) Analyst
3 95 (13.16%) Business Analyst
4 65 (9.00%) Project Manager
5 53 (7.34%) Architect
6 44 (6.09%) Designer
7 34 (4.71%) Agile Business Analyst
8 31 (4.29%) Consultant
8 31 (4.29%) Front-End Developer
9 23 (3.19%) Senior Developer
9 23 (3.19%) Web Developer
10 20 (2.77%) Solutions Architect
11 16 (2.22%) ScrumMaster
11 16 (2.22%) Tester
12 15 (2.08%) JavaScript Developer
13 14 (1.94%) Java Developer
14 13 (1.80%) Author
14 13 (1.80%) Administrator
14 13 (1.80%) Agile Project Manager
14 13 (1.80%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (22.85%) HTML
2 102 (14.13%) CSS
3 95 (13.16%) XML
4 60 (8.31%) jQuery
5 54 (7.48%) HTML5
5 54 (7.48%) XSLT
6 48 (6.65%) .NET
7 44 (6.09%) Web Services
8 33 (4.57%) CSS3
9 28 (3.88%) RESTful
10 27 (3.74%) XSD
11 23 (3.19%) XHTML
11 23 (3.19%) JSON
12 20 (2.77%) AngularJS
13 19 (2.63%) REST
14 17 (2.35%) Spring
15 16 (2.22%) Backbone.js
16 15 (2.08%) ASP.NET
17 12 (1.66%) Ajax
17 12 (1.66%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 43 (5.96%) Social Media
2 30 (4.16%) Management Information System
3 28 (3.88%) Data Conversion
4 23 (3.19%) Mobile App
5 21 (2.91%) Digital Media
6 19 (2.63%) Open Source
7 18 (2.49%) Graphic Design
7 18 (2.49%) W3C
8 16 (2.22%) Kindle
9 14 (1.94%) Semantic Web
10 13 (1.80%) FMCG
11 11 (1.52%) Wiki
11 11 (1.52%) Computer Science
12 10 (1.39%) Copywriting
13 9 (1.25%) Blog
14 7 (0.97%) Derivative
14 7 (0.97%) Credit Derivative
14 7 (0.97%) New Media
15 6 (0.83%) Data Integration
15 6 (0.83%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 49 (6.79%) Windows
2 31 (4.29%) Linux
3 25 (3.46%) Apple iOS
4 24 (3.32%) UNIX
5 20 (2.77%) Android
6 15 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (0.83%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.55%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.55%) pSOS
10 3 (0.42%) Debian
10 3 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (0.42%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.28%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.28%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.28%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.28%) Solaris
12 1 (0.14%) AIX
12 1 (0.14%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (18.70%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (13.71%) Scrum
3 83 (11.50%) Project Management
4 61 (8.45%) Content Management
5 52 (7.20%) E-Commerce
6 50 (6.93%) CRM
6 50 (6.93%) PRINCE2
7 49 (6.79%) Migration
7 49 (6.79%) TDD
8 48 (6.65%) Analytics
9 46 (6.37%) Stakeholder Management
10 44 (6.09%) Kanban
11 43 (5.96%) BDD
12 42 (5.82%) Business Analysis
13 39 (5.40%) User Stories
14 36 (4.99%) OO
15 32 (4.43%) SEO
16 29 (4.02%) Workflow
17 28 (3.88%) Validation
17 28 (3.88%) UML
Programming Languages
1 90 (12.47%) JavaScript
2 61 (8.45%) Java
3 45 (6.23%) SQL
4 32 (4.43%) C#
5 26 (3.60%) Python
6 23 (3.19%) Ruby
7 18 (2.49%) VBA
8 17 (2.35%) XQuery
9 15 (2.08%) PHP
9 15 (2.08%) Objective-C
10 13 (1.80%) SPARQL
11 10 (1.39%) C
12 9 (1.25%) T-SQL
12 9 (1.25%) Apex Code
13 8 (1.11%) PowerShell
13 8 (1.11%) Perl
14 5 (0.69%) C++
14 5 (0.69%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.42%) ActionScript
15 3 (0.42%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 58 (8.03%) Degree
2 14 (1.94%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.39%) ISEB
4 8 (1.11%) PMI Certification
5 7 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 6 (0.83%) PMP
6 6 (0.83%) CISSP
6 6 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (0.69%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.55%) VCAP
8 4 (0.55%) VCDX
8 4 (0.55%) CISM
9 3 (0.42%) CCNP
9 3 (0.42%) CCNA
9 3 (0.42%) CISA
9 3 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.42%) MAPM
10 2 (0.28%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (7.62%) QA
2 17 (2.35%) ISO 9001
3 13 (1.80%) SLA
4 7 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.14%) GCP
6 1 (0.14%) GMP
6 1 (0.14%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.14%) GxP
6 1 (0.14%) WAI
6 1 (0.14%) FATCA
6 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.14%) EMIR
6 1 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 18 (2.49%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.39%) XenApp
4 6 (0.83%) Varnish
5 5 (0.69%) vCloud
6 4 (0.55%) vSphere
7 2 (0.28%) UAG
7 2 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.14%) Squid
8 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (1.66%) Puppet
2 11 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.69%) Foglight
4 4 (0.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (0.42%) SCOM
6 2 (0.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (0.28%) Salt
6 2 (0.28%) SCCM
6 2 (0.28%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.28%) CA SiteMinder
6 2 (0.28%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.28%) MOM
6 2 (0.28%) MIMEsweeper
7 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.14%) Nagios
7 1 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.14%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.14%) Ansible
Vendors
1 52 (7.20%) Microsoft
2 33 (4.57%) Adobe
3 30 (4.16%) Oracle
4 27 (3.74%) Salesforce.com
5 20 (2.77%) VMware
5 20 (2.77%) Google
6 17 (2.35%) Siebel
7 16 (2.22%) Citrix
8 12 (1.66%) Apple
9 11 (1.52%) Cisco
10 10 (1.39%) Omniture
10 10 (1.39%) IBM
11 9 (1.25%) Business Objects
11 9 (1.25%) PeopleSoft
11 9 (1.25%) SAP
11 9 (1.25%) hybris
12 7 (0.97%) Remedy
13 5 (0.69%) HP
13 5 (0.69%) Murex
13 5 (0.69%) FatWire
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £130.00 - £145.00 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £350 - 430 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Volt
Rate: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day direct - no agency margin
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £401 per day + competitive based on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £401 per day + competitive based on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £150 - £165 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 375-450 Per Day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
South West London
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day direct - no agency margin.
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £19 - £25 per hour + negotiable
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £275 - £300 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago