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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Publishing
Rank 142 142 161
Rank change year-on-year
0 +19
Contract jobs citing Publishing 380 392 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.54% 1.55% 1.33%
As % of the General category 3.43% 3.09% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 274 225
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £255 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £365 £313
% change year-on-year
-7.53% +16.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 7
Average hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £18.50 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £152.50 £29.70 £41.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.72 £20.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-23.34% +70.83%
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
11088 12667 12891
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.93% 50.00% 52.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 7995 8972 8926
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 £638
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 157 215
Average hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% -10.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.80 £46.50 £51.61
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.17 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+18.11% -18.59%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 17 October 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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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 +26 75 £365 -2.66% 26
Canary Wharf +19 5 £425 -
Kingston Upon Thames -2 2 £182 -39.58% 2
Ruislip - 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 £413 -
Hackney - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Ealing - - - - 3
Twickenham - - - -
West Drayton - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Croydon - - - - 2
Harrow - - - - 1
Hounslow - - - -
Publishing
England

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 240 (31.75%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (19.31%) HTML
3 109 (14.42%) Scrum
4 101 (13.36%) Finance
5 93 (12.30%) CSS
6 86 (11.38%) Project Management
7 83 (10.98%) Content Management
8 81 (10.71%) Social Media
9 78 (10.32%) JavaScript
10 76 (10.05%) CMS
11 75 (9.92%) XML
12 73 (9.66%) Java
13 60 (7.94%) Microsoft
14 59 (7.80%) Marketing
15 58 (7.67%) Legal
16 56 (7.41%) Windows
17 53 (7.01%) MS Excel
17 53 (7.01%) User Experience
18 52 (6.88%) BDD
18 52 (6.88%) Stakeholder Management
19 50 (6.61%) QA
20 49 (6.48%) Analytics
20 49 (6.48%) Intranet
21 48 (6.35%) .NET
21 48 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
22 47 (6.22%) jQuery
22 47 (6.22%) SQL
22 47 (6.22%) Web Services
22 47 (6.22%) SharePoint
23 45 (5.95%) Degree

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 76 (10.05%) CMS
2 47 (6.22%) SharePoint
3 18 (2.38%) Drupal
4 16 (2.12%) Node.js
5 15 (1.98%) Apache
6 12 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
7 10 (1.32%) WordPress
8 9 (1.19%) Tomcat
8 9 (1.19%) OpenStack
9 7 (0.93%) MS Exchange
9 7 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (0.66%) SAS
11 5 (0.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (0.66%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.53%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.53%) IIS
12 4 (0.53%) ExpressionEngine
12 4 (0.53%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 53 (7.01%) MS Excel
2 40 (5.29%) Photoshop
3 37 (4.89%) MS Office
4 33 (4.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 26 (3.44%) MS Visio
6 19 (2.51%) MS Project
7 6 (0.79%) Fireworks
8 5 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (0.66%) Adobe Captivate
9 3 (0.40%) SPSS
9 3 (0.40%) Acrobat
9 3 (0.40%) RoboHelp
10 2 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.26%) FastStats
10 2 (0.26%) Final Cut Pro
10 2 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.13%) InDesign
11 1 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 15 (1.98%) Google Analytics
2 8 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.53%) SiteCatalyst
5 3 (0.40%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 2 (0.26%) assyst
6 2 (0.26%) Agresso
6 2 (0.26%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.13%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.13%) Documaker
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.13%) HFM
7 1 (0.13%) SalesLogix
7 1 (0.13%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.53%) Office 365
3 3 (0.40%) Google App Engine
3 3 (0.40%) IaaS
3 3 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.26%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.26%) SaaS
4 2 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.26%) Google Compute Engine
5 1 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.13%) GitHub
5 1 (0.13%) Heroku
5 1 (0.13%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.13%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 49 (6.48%) Intranet
2 34 (4.50%) Internet
3 15 (1.98%) Firewall
4 11 (1.46%) SAN
5 8 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (1.06%) NAS
6 7 (0.93%) DNS
6 7 (0.93%) HTTP
7 6 (0.79%) WAN
8 5 (0.66%) Extranet
9 4 (0.53%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.53%) VPN
10 3 (0.40%) LAN
10 3 (0.40%) BIG-IP
10 3 (0.40%) VLAN
10 3 (0.40%) BGP
10 3 (0.40%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (0.40%) Network Security
11 2 (0.26%) Multicast
11 2 (0.26%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (5.42%) SQL Server
2 23 (3.04%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (2.25%) MySQL
4 16 (2.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (1.72%) NoSQL
6 10 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (1.19%) MongoDB
7 9 (1.19%) QlikView
8 8 (1.06%) Big Data
8 8 (1.06%) Relational Database
9 6 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (0.79%) OLAP
10 5 (0.66%) Hadoop
10 5 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (0.53%) MarkLogic
11 4 (0.53%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.53%) SQLite
11 4 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 33 (4.37%) Git (software)
2 22 (2.91%) Dreamweaver
3 18 (2.38%) Subversion
4 16 (2.12%) JIRA
5 14 (1.85%) Cucumber
6 11 (1.46%) JUnit
6 11 (1.46%) Calabash
7 10 (1.32%) Visual Studio
8 8 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (0.93%) Selenium
9 7 (0.93%) Jenkins
10 6 (0.79%) Capybara
10 6 (0.79%) RSpec
10 6 (0.79%) XMLUnit
10 6 (0.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 6 (0.79%) PowerDesigner
10 6 (0.79%) Xcode
11 5 (0.66%) PHPUnit
12 4 (0.53%) Jasmine
12 4 (0.53%) Bitbucket
General
1 101 (13.36%) Finance
2 59 (7.80%) Marketing
3 58 (7.67%) Legal
4 23 (3.04%) Banking
5 22 (2.91%) Retail
6 15 (1.98%) Law
7 13 (1.72%) Advertising
8 12 (1.59%) Investment Banking
9 11 (1.46%) Billing
10 9 (1.19%) Multimedia
11 8 (1.06%) Games
12 7 (0.93%) German Language
13 5 (0.66%) Telecoms
14 4 (0.53%) Front Office
15 3 (0.40%) Spanish Language
16 2 (0.26%) Corporate Banking
16 2 (0.26%) Back Office
16 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
17 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
17 1 (0.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 202 (26.72%) Developer
2 146 (19.31%) Analyst
3 79 (10.45%) Business Analyst
4 68 (8.99%) Project Manager
5 67 (8.86%) Designer
6 35 (4.63%) Agile Business Analyst
7 32 (4.23%) Architect
8 29 (3.84%) Consultant
9 26 (3.44%) Front-End Developer
10 20 (2.65%) Web Developer
10 20 (2.65%) Senior Developer
11 19 (2.51%) Android Developer
12 18 (2.38%) Salesforce.com Developer
12 18 (2.38%) Author
13 17 (2.25%) Java Developer
14 15 (1.98%) Coordinator
14 15 (1.98%) Content Editor
15 14 (1.85%) iOS Developer
15 14 (1.85%) Solutions Architect
16 13 (1.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (19.31%) HTML
2 93 (12.30%) CSS
3 75 (9.92%) XML
4 48 (6.35%) .NET
5 47 (6.22%) Web Services
5 47 (6.22%) jQuery
6 40 (5.29%) HTML5
7 37 (4.89%) XSLT
8 35 (4.63%) RESTful
9 28 (3.70%) CSS3
10 20 (2.65%) REST
10 20 (2.65%) AngularJS
10 20 (2.65%) Visualforce
10 20 (2.65%) XSD
11 16 (2.12%) Spring
11 16 (2.12%) JSON
12 11 (1.46%) Ajax
12 11 (1.46%) Cocoa
12 11 (1.46%) J2EE
13 9 (1.19%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 81 (10.71%) Social Media
2 53 (7.01%) User Experience
3 48 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (3.84%) Mobile App
5 25 (3.31%) Management Information System
6 21 (2.78%) Digital Media
7 19 (2.51%) Open Source
8 14 (1.85%) W3C
8 14 (1.85%) Blog
9 13 (1.72%) Computer Science
9 13 (1.72%) Kindle
10 12 (1.59%) Data Conversion
10 12 (1.59%) Graphic Design
11 11 (1.46%) Video Editing
11 11 (1.46%) Wiki
12 10 (1.32%) Statistics
13 9 (1.19%) E-Learning
13 9 (1.19%) FMCG
14 8 (1.06%) Data Integration
14 8 (1.06%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 56 (7.41%) Windows
2 41 (5.42%) Linux
3 33 (4.37%) Android
4 27 (3.57%) Apple iOS
5 21 (2.78%) UNIX
6 19 (2.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (1.59%) Windows 7
8 8 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.66%) CentOS
11 4 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.53%) Ubuntu
11 4 (0.53%) Solaris
12 3 (0.40%) AIX
12 3 (0.40%) pSOS
12 3 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (0.40%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.26%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.26%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.13%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (31.75%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (14.42%) Scrum
3 86 (11.38%) Project Management
4 83 (10.98%) Content Management
5 52 (6.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 52 (6.88%) BDD
6 49 (6.48%) Analytics
7 44 (5.82%) Kanban
8 42 (5.56%) TDD
9 40 (5.29%) SEO
10 39 (5.16%) Workflow
10 39 (5.16%) PRINCE2
11 38 (5.03%) CRM
12 36 (4.76%) User Stories
13 35 (4.63%) OO
13 35 (4.63%) Migration
14 30 (3.97%) E-Commerce
14 30 (3.97%) Change Management
14 30 (3.97%) Web Application Development
15 27 (3.57%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 78 (10.32%) JavaScript
2 73 (9.66%) Java
3 47 (6.22%) SQL
4 40 (5.29%) C#
5 30 (3.97%) PHP
6 28 (3.70%) Python
7 23 (3.04%) Ruby
8 18 (2.38%) Objective-C
8 18 (2.38%) Apex Code
9 16 (2.12%) XQuery
10 10 (1.32%) VBA
10 10 (1.32%) C
11 9 (1.19%) Perl
11 9 (1.19%) PowerShell
12 8 (1.06%) C++
13 7 (0.93%) SPARQL
14 6 (0.79%) Groovy
15 5 (0.66%) Shell Script
15 5 (0.66%) R
15 5 (0.66%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (5.95%) Degree
2 20 (2.65%) Security Cleared
3 14 (1.85%) ISEB
4 12 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (1.19%) PMI Certification
5 9 (1.19%) CISSP
5 9 (1.19%) CCNA
6 7 (0.93%) CCSA
7 6 (0.79%) JNCIA
7 6 (0.79%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.66%) PMP
9 4 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (0.53%) CISM
10 3 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.40%) CCNP
10 3 (0.40%) BC Cleared
10 3 (0.40%) CTC Cleared
10 3 (0.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (0.40%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (6.61%) QA
2 15 (1.98%) SLA
3 14 (1.85%) ISO 9001
4 9 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.40%) WAI
6 2 (0.26%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.26%) WCAG
6 2 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.13%) GxP
7 1 (0.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.13%) GCP
7 1 (0.13%) GMP
System Software
1 21 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 19 (2.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.32%) vCloud
4 8 (1.06%) vSphere
4 8 (1.06%) XenApp
5 4 (0.53%) UAG
6 3 (0.40%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.26%) Varnish
8 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.13%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.13%) Xen
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.13%) XenServer
8 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 27 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
2 25 (3.31%) Puppet
3 5 (0.66%) ZABBIX
4 4 (0.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (0.53%) MOM
4 4 (0.53%) MIMEsweeper
4 4 (0.53%) SCOM
5 3 (0.40%) Salt
5 3 (0.40%) Nagios
6 2 (0.26%) SCCM
6 2 (0.26%) Foglight
6 2 (0.26%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.26%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.26%) Ansible
7 1 (0.13%) Mesos
7 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 1 (0.13%) WSUS
7 1 (0.13%) Zenoss
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 60 (7.94%) Microsoft
2 34 (4.50%) Salesforce.com
3 30 (3.97%) Oracle
4 28 (3.70%) VMware
4 28 (3.70%) Google
5 22 (2.91%) Adobe
6 21 (2.78%) Citrix
7 16 (2.12%) SAP
8 13 (1.72%) Remedy
8 13 (1.72%) Open Text
9 12 (1.59%) Business Objects
10 10 (1.32%) Zend
11 9 (1.19%) RedDot
12 8 (1.06%) Omniture
12 8 (1.06%) Apple
13 7 (0.93%) PeopleSoft
13 7 (0.93%) Red Hat
13 7 (0.93%) Cisco
13 7 (0.93%) Twitter
14 6 (0.79%) IBM
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £250.00 - £280.00 per day + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
RedCat Solutions
Rate: From £200 to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £60,000 - 64,999 per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £30k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £400 - 440 per day + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day 6 Month contract
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £375.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £380.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £585 - £615 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £16.00 - £20.86 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £37000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Connectus
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago