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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Publishing
Rank 181 146 128
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -18
Contract jobs citing Publishing 246 314 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.17% 1.44% 1.62%
As % of the General category 2.56% 2.96% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 225 226
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £256 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £321 £325
% change year-on-year
+20.62% -1.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 5
Average hourly rate £16.00 £23.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.91% -2.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £23.10 £20.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £23.90 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.79 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.51% -2.77%
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
9614 10594 9544
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.81% 48.51% 48.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 6931 7502 6681
Average daily rate £475 £495 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.04% +4.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 160 169
Average hourly rate £20.63 £22.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £13.30 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £78.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -16.00%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 27 January 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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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 +11 53 £350 -2.09% 22
Canary Wharf - 3 £235 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £536 - 1
Teddington - - - - 1
Twickenham - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Ealing - - - - 1
Publishing
England

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 162 (25.80%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (17.83%) HTML
3 101 (16.08%) Content Management
4 82 (13.06%) CSS
5 80 (12.74%) JavaScript
6 78 (12.42%) Java
7 74 (11.78%) Scrum
8 69 (10.99%) Project Management
9 67 (10.67%) CMS
10 65 (10.35%) Finance
11 64 (10.19%) XML
12 60 (9.55%) Analytical Skills
13 55 (8.76%) Python
14 50 (7.96%) Social Media
15 48 (7.64%) Windows
16 45 (7.17%) Marketing
17 44 (7.01%) .NET
17 44 (7.01%) Microsoft
18 43 (6.85%) QA
18 43 (6.85%) HTML5
19 42 (6.69%) MS Office
20 41 (6.53%) XSLT
20 41 (6.53%) Degree
21 40 (6.37%) Stakeholder Management
21 40 (6.37%) Workflow
22 39 (6.21%) Legal
22 39 (6.21%) PHP
22 39 (6.21%) TDD
22 39 (6.21%) BDD
23 38 (6.05%) Linux

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 67 (10.67%) CMS
2 27 (4.30%) SharePoint
3 25 (3.98%) Node.js
4 19 (3.03%) Drupal
5 15 (2.39%) Apache
6 13 (2.07%) MS Exchange
7 12 (1.91%) Tomcat
8 11 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (1.75%) OpenStack
9 10 (1.59%) Adobe CQ
10 8 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 7 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (1.11%) IIS
12 5 (0.80%) Apache Solr
12 5 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.64%) SAS
13 4 (0.64%) WordPress
13 4 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.48%) nginx
14 3 (0.48%) Liferay
Applications
1 42 (6.69%) MS Office
2 37 (5.89%) MS Excel
3 22 (3.50%) Photoshop
4 21 (3.34%) MS Visio
5 20 (3.18%) MS PowerPoint
6 14 (2.23%) MS Project
7 9 (1.43%) Final Cut Pro
8 8 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
9 6 (0.96%) Adobe Captivate
10 3 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.48%) InDesign
10 3 (0.48%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.32%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.16%) FastStats
12 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.16%) RoboHelp
12 1 (0.16%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 10 (1.59%) Google Analytics
2 7 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (0.80%) SiteCatalyst
5 3 (0.48%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 3 (0.48%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.32%) SAP R/3
6 2 (0.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.32%) assyst
6 2 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.16%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.16%) SAP EBP
7 1 (0.16%) Tridion
7 1 (0.16%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.34%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.96%) IaaS
3 5 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.64%) GitHub
4 4 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.48%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.16%) Force.com
7 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.16%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 31 (4.94%) Intranet
2 28 (4.46%) Internet
3 15 (2.39%) SAN
4 10 (1.59%) NAS
5 9 (1.43%) DNS
6 6 (0.96%) HTTP
6 6 (0.96%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (0.80%) LAN
7 5 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (0.64%) Firewall
8 4 (0.64%) LDAP
9 3 (0.48%) DHCP
9 3 (0.48%) FTP
9 3 (0.48%) MPLS
10 2 (0.32%) CTI
10 2 (0.32%) Extranet
10 2 (0.32%) BGP
10 2 (0.32%) VPN
10 2 (0.32%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (0.32%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (3.98%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.23%) NoSQL
3 13 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (1.75%) Big Data
5 10 (1.59%) MongoDB
6 9 (1.43%) QlikView
7 8 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (1.11%) Hadoop
8 7 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (1.11%) MarkLogic
8 7 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (0.96%) MySQL
10 5 (0.80%) Relational Database
10 5 (0.80%) Oracle Database
10 5 (0.80%) Data Mining
10 5 (0.80%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (0.64%) Triplestore
12 3 (0.48%) Apache Hive
12 3 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.48%) Redis
Development Applications
1 28 (4.46%) Git (software)
2 18 (2.87%) Dreamweaver
3 15 (2.39%) Subversion
4 7 (1.11%) Cucumber
4 7 (1.11%) Selenium
5 6 (0.96%) Xcode
5 6 (0.96%) JIRA
5 6 (0.96%) Jenkins
6 5 (0.80%) WebDriver
6 5 (0.80%) Visual Studio
6 5 (0.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 5 (0.80%) JUnit
7 4 (0.64%) Maven
7 4 (0.64%) Grunt
7 4 (0.64%) Hudson
7 4 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.48%) PHPUnit
8 3 (0.48%) WATIR
8 3 (0.48%) Calabash
8 3 (0.48%) Robolectric
General
1 65 (10.35%) Finance
2 45 (7.17%) Marketing
3 39 (6.21%) Legal
4 21 (3.34%) Banking
5 16 (2.55%) Law
6 10 (1.59%) Advertising
7 8 (1.27%) Games
7 8 (1.27%) Billing
8 7 (1.11%) Investment Banking
9 6 (0.96%) Retail
10 5 (0.80%) German Language
10 5 (0.80%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.48%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.32%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.32%) French Language
13 1 (0.16%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.16%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 163 (25.96%) Developer
2 122 (19.43%) Analyst
3 58 (9.24%) Business Analyst
4 50 (7.96%) Project Manager
5 43 (6.85%) Designer
6 31 (4.94%) Java Developer
7 22 (3.50%) Architect
8 20 (3.18%) Digital Content Designer
8 20 (3.18%) JavaScript Developer
8 20 (3.18%) Author
9 17 (2.71%) Web Developer
9 17 (2.71%) Agile Business Analyst
10 16 (2.55%) Salesforce.com Developer
11 14 (2.23%) DevOps Engineer
11 14 (2.23%) Front-End Developer
12 13 (2.07%) Consultant
12 13 (2.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 12 (1.91%) Technical Author
14 11 (1.75%) Senior Developer
15 10 (1.59%) Content Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (17.83%) HTML
2 82 (13.06%) CSS
3 64 (10.19%) XML
4 44 (7.01%) .NET
5 43 (6.85%) HTML5
6 41 (6.53%) XSLT
7 36 (5.73%) Web Services
8 34 (5.41%) jQuery
9 33 (5.25%) CSS3
10 23 (3.66%) RESTful
10 23 (3.66%) AngularJS
11 20 (3.18%) REST
12 19 (3.03%) Ajax
12 19 (3.03%) Spring
13 18 (2.87%) Visualforce
14 14 (2.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 11 (1.75%) J2EE
16 10 (1.59%) ASP.NET
17 9 (1.43%) Sass
18 7 (1.11%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 60 (9.55%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (7.96%) Social Media
3 33 (5.25%) User Experience
4 29 (4.62%) Mobile App
5 21 (3.34%) Management Information System
5 21 (3.34%) Data Conversion
6 16 (2.55%) Digital Media
6 16 (2.55%) E-Learning
7 14 (2.23%) Computer Science
8 12 (1.91%) Video Editing
8 12 (1.91%) Open Source
9 11 (1.75%) Blog
10 10 (1.59%) Statistics
10 10 (1.59%) Learning Management System
11 9 (1.43%) Blackberry
12 7 (1.11%) iPad
12 7 (1.11%) New Media
13 6 (0.96%) W3C
13 6 (0.96%) Client/Server
13 6 (0.96%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 48 (7.64%) Windows
2 38 (6.05%) Linux
3 20 (3.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (2.87%) Android
5 11 (1.75%) Apple iOS
6 10 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (1.43%) Mac OS X
8 8 (1.27%) Windows 7
9 7 (1.11%) UNIX
10 6 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.80%) CentOS
12 4 (0.64%) Solaris
12 4 (0.64%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.64%) Mac OS X Server
12 4 (0.64%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.48%) AIX
14 2 (0.32%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.32%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.16%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (25.80%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (16.08%) Content Management
3 74 (11.78%) Scrum
4 69 (10.99%) Project Management
5 40 (6.37%) Stakeholder Management
5 40 (6.37%) Workflow
6 39 (6.21%) TDD
6 39 (6.21%) BDD
7 31 (4.94%) OO
8 29 (4.62%) Analytics
9 28 (4.46%) Data Analysis
10 24 (3.82%) Kanban
11 23 (3.66%) DevOps
11 23 (3.66%) PRINCE2
11 23 (3.66%) Migration
11 23 (3.66%) Business Analysis
12 22 (3.50%) E-Commerce
13 21 (3.34%) ITIL
13 21 (3.34%) SEO
14 20 (3.18%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 80 (12.74%) JavaScript
2 78 (12.42%) Java
3 55 (8.76%) Python
4 39 (6.21%) PHP
5 36 (5.73%) C#
6 33 (5.25%) SQL
7 27 (4.30%) Ruby
8 22 (3.50%) VBA
9 16 (2.55%) Apex Code
10 11 (1.75%) C
11 10 (1.59%) Perl
11 10 (1.59%) XQuery
12 8 (1.27%) Objective-C
13 7 (1.11%) R
13 7 (1.11%) Groovy
14 6 (0.96%) PowerShell
15 5 (0.80%) Bash Shell
16 4 (0.64%) Shell Script
16 4 (0.64%) C++
16 4 (0.64%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 41 (6.53%) Degree
2 17 (2.71%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.59%) CISSP
4 9 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (1.27%) ISEB
6 7 (1.11%) CCNA
7 6 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (0.96%) VCAP
7 6 (0.96%) VCDX
8 5 (0.80%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.80%) CCSA
9 4 (0.64%) CISM
9 4 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.64%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.64%) JNCIA
10 3 (0.48%) BC Cleared
10 3 (0.48%) CTC Cleared
10 3 (0.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (0.48%) PhD
11 2 (0.32%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (6.85%) QA
2 8 (1.27%) SLA
3 5 (0.80%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.64%) WAI
5 2 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.32%) WCAG
5 2 (0.32%) FINREP
5 2 (0.32%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.16%) EMIR
6 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.16%) FATCA
System Software
1 26 (4.14%) Active Directory
1 26 (4.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (2.07%) vCloud
3 12 (1.91%) vSphere
4 10 (1.59%) XenApp
5 5 (0.80%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.80%) Xen
6 4 (0.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (0.48%) VirtualBox
7 3 (0.48%) UAG
7 3 (0.48%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.32%) Apache Flume
8 2 (0.32%) Varnish
8 2 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.16%) XenServer
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 33 (5.25%) Puppet
2 30 (4.78%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.96%) SCCM
3 6 (0.96%) SCOM
4 5 (0.80%) ZABBIX
5 3 (0.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (0.48%) Vagrant
5 3 (0.48%) MIMEsweeper
5 3 (0.48%) Nagios
5 3 (0.48%) MOM
6 2 (0.32%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.32%) Casper Suite
7 1 (0.16%) Zenoss
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle EDQ
7 1 (0.16%) AppDNA
7 1 (0.16%) Mesos
7 1 (0.16%) Salt
7 1 (0.16%) Ansible
7 1 (0.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (7.01%) Microsoft
2 33 (5.25%) VMware
3 32 (5.10%) Salesforce.com
4 29 (4.62%) Adobe
5 23 (3.66%) Google
6 21 (3.34%) Citrix
6 21 (3.34%) SAP
7 16 (2.55%) Oracle
8 12 (1.91%) Open Text
8 12 (1.91%) RedDot
9 8 (1.27%) Zend
10 7 (1.11%) Twitter
10 7 (1.11%) Apple
10 7 (1.11%) Red Hat
10 7 (1.11%) BMC
10 7 (1.11%) Business Objects
10 7 (1.11%) Remedy
11 6 (0.96%) Cisco
12 5 (0.80%) New Relic
12 5 (0.80%) AppDynamics
London (SE1)
Guru Careers
Rate: £20 - 22k
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day Long term ongoing projects
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £30k - 36k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £60k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £239.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £340 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Explore Group
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 230-280 Per Day
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London
OHO Group
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: DOE
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Explore Group
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 20 days ago