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 30 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Publishing
Rank 130 134 169
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +35
Contract jobs citing Publishing 396 424 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.61% 1.68% 1.27%
As % of the General category 3.57% 3.31% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 301 213
Average daily rate
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£376 £365 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.08% +0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £230 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £360 £318
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +13.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 10
Average hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £22.50 £14.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £145.00 £22.50 £40.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.61 £18.03 £11.50
% change year-on-year
-13.43% +56.78%
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
11080 12795 13591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.14% 50.67% 52.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 7893 9035 9347
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 £638 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 175 230
Average hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.60 £48.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.35 £20.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year
+36.75% -29.20%

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 30 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 30 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 30 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 +9 79 £366 -1.01% 24
Canary Wharf +22 7 £425 -
Kingston Upon Thames -1 2 £182 -40.81% 2
Croydon -7 1 - - 1
Ruislip - 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 £413 -
Bromley - - - -
Hackney - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
West Drayton - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Ealing - - - - 1
Publishing
England

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 237 (31.10%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (20.21%) HTML
3 104 (13.65%) Finance
4 99 (12.99%) Scrum
5 97 (12.73%) CSS
6 84 (11.02%) Project Management
7 80 (10.50%) JavaScript
8 76 (9.97%) Social Media
9 75 (9.84%) Java
9 75 (9.84%) XML
10 69 (9.06%) Content Management
11 68 (8.92%) CMS
12 65 (8.53%) Marketing
13 62 (8.14%) User Experience
14 61 (8.01%) Microsoft
15 59 (7.74%) Windows
15 59 (7.74%) Legal
16 54 (7.09%) MS Excel
17 52 (6.82%) Analytics
18 49 (6.43%) QA
19 48 (6.30%) Degree
19 48 (6.30%) jQuery
19 48 (6.30%) BDD
19 48 (6.30%) SharePoint
19 48 (6.30%) .NET
19 48 (6.30%) Stakeholder Management
20 47 (6.17%) SQL
20 47 (6.17%) Intranet
21 44 (5.77%) Photoshop
21 44 (5.77%) Workflow

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 68 (8.92%) CMS
2 48 (6.30%) SharePoint
3 20 (2.62%) Drupal
4 15 (1.97%) Node.js
5 14 (1.84%) Apache
6 11 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
7 10 (1.31%) WordPress
8 9 (1.18%) Tomcat
8 9 (1.18%) OpenStack
9 8 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
10 7 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (0.92%) MS Exchange
11 6 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (0.66%) SAS
12 5 (0.66%) WebSphere
13 4 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
13 4 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (0.52%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.52%) ExpressionEngine
13 4 (0.52%) Confluence
Applications
1 54 (7.09%) MS Excel
2 44 (5.77%) Photoshop
3 34 (4.46%) MS Office
4 33 (4.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 27 (3.54%) MS Visio
6 20 (2.62%) MS Project
7 7 (0.92%) Fireworks
8 6 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (0.66%) Adobe Captivate
10 4 (0.52%) Acrobat
11 3 (0.39%) RoboHelp
11 3 (0.39%) SPSS
11 3 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 2 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
12 2 (0.26%) FastStats
12 2 (0.26%) Final Cut Pro
13 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
13 1 (0.13%) InDesign
13 1 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
13 1 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 15 (1.97%) Google Analytics
2 8 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.52%) SiteCatalyst
5 3 (0.39%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 2 (0.26%) Agresso
6 2 (0.26%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.26%) assyst
6 2 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.13%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.13%) Documaker
7 1 (0.13%) SalesLogix
7 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.13%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.66%) Google App Engine
3 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.52%) Office 365
3 4 (0.52%) IaaS
3 4 (0.52%) Google Compute Engine
4 2 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.26%) GitHub
4 2 (0.26%) SaaS
4 2 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.26%) Force.com
4 2 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.13%) Heroku
5 1 (0.13%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 47 (6.17%) Intranet
2 30 (3.94%) Internet
3 14 (1.84%) Firewall
4 11 (1.44%) SAN
5 8 (1.05%) DNS
5 8 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (1.05%) NAS
6 7 (0.92%) HTTP
7 6 (0.79%) WAN
8 5 (0.66%) TCP/IP
8 5 (0.66%) Extranet
9 4 (0.52%) VPN
10 3 (0.39%) LAN
10 3 (0.39%) BIG-IP
10 3 (0.39%) VLAN
10 3 (0.39%) BGP
10 3 (0.39%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (0.39%) Network Security
11 2 (0.26%) Multicast
11 2 (0.26%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (5.25%) SQL Server
2 23 (3.02%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (2.36%) MySQL
4 16 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (1.57%) NoSQL
6 10 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (1.18%) QlikView
7 9 (1.18%) Relational Database
8 8 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (1.05%) MongoDB
9 7 (0.92%) Big Data
10 6 (0.79%) Oracle Database
10 6 (0.79%) OLAP
10 6 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (0.52%) Data Mining
11 4 (0.52%) DB2
11 4 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (0.52%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 33 (4.33%) Git (software)
2 20 (2.62%) Dreamweaver
3 16 (2.10%) Subversion
3 16 (2.10%) JIRA
4 14 (1.84%) Cucumber
5 13 (1.71%) JUnit
6 11 (1.44%) Calabash
7 10 (1.31%) Selenium
8 8 (1.05%) Visual Studio
8 8 (1.05%) Jenkins
9 7 (0.92%) Xcode
9 7 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (0.79%) RSpec
10 6 (0.79%) XMLUnit
10 6 (0.79%) PowerDesigner
10 6 (0.79%) Bitbucket
10 6 (0.79%) Capybara
11 4 (0.52%) Robolectric
11 4 (0.52%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.52%) Jasmine
General
1 104 (13.65%) Finance
2 65 (8.53%) Marketing
3 59 (7.74%) Legal
4 29 (3.81%) Banking
5 22 (2.89%) Retail
6 16 (2.10%) Advertising
6 16 (2.10%) Investment Banking
7 14 (1.84%) Law
8 11 (1.44%) Billing
9 9 (1.18%) Multimedia
10 7 (0.92%) Games
10 7 (0.92%) Telecoms
10 7 (0.92%) Front Office
10 7 (0.92%) German Language
11 4 (0.52%) Back Office
12 3 (0.39%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.26%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 207 (27.17%) Developer
2 140 (18.37%) Analyst
3 78 (10.24%) Business Analyst
4 66 (8.66%) Project Manager
4 66 (8.66%) Designer
5 33 (4.33%) Architect
6 32 (4.20%) Agile Business Analyst
7 30 (3.94%) Consultant
8 28 (3.67%) Front-End Developer
9 22 (2.89%) Web Developer
10 21 (2.76%) Salesforce.com Developer
11 19 (2.49%) Author
12 18 (2.36%) Senior Developer
12 18 (2.36%) Android Developer
13 16 (2.10%) Solutions Architect
14 15 (1.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 15 (1.97%) Content Editor
15 14 (1.84%) Java Developer
15 14 (1.84%) Coordinator
15 14 (1.84%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (20.21%) HTML
2 97 (12.73%) CSS
3 75 (9.84%) XML
4 48 (6.30%) .NET
4 48 (6.30%) jQuery
5 44 (5.77%) HTML5
6 43 (5.64%) Web Services
7 35 (4.59%) XSLT
8 32 (4.20%) RESTful
8 32 (4.20%) CSS3
9 28 (3.67%) XSD
10 23 (3.02%) Visualforce
11 19 (2.49%) AngularJS
12 16 (2.10%) Spring
12 16 (2.10%) JSON
13 14 (1.84%) REST
14 11 (1.44%) Cocoa
15 10 (1.31%) Hibernate
15 10 (1.31%) ASP.NET
15 10 (1.31%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 76 (9.97%) Social Media
2 62 (8.14%) User Experience
3 44 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (3.81%) Mobile App
5 26 (3.41%) Management Information System
6 20 (2.62%) Open Source
7 19 (2.49%) Digital Media
8 14 (1.84%) W3C
9 13 (1.71%) Kindle
10 12 (1.57%) Graphic Design
10 12 (1.57%) Computer Science
11 11 (1.44%) Wiki
11 11 (1.44%) Blog
11 11 (1.44%) Video Editing
12 9 (1.18%) Statistics
12 9 (1.18%) E-Learning
12 9 (1.18%) Data Conversion
13 8 (1.05%) Data Integration
13 8 (1.05%) FMCG
13 8 (1.05%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 59 (7.74%) Windows
2 41 (5.38%) Linux
3 32 (4.20%) Android
4 27 (3.54%) Apple iOS
5 22 (2.89%) UNIX
6 18 (2.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (1.31%) Windows 7
8 7 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (0.66%) Solaris
10 4 (0.52%) CentOS
11 3 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.39%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.39%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.39%) AIX
11 3 (0.39%) pSOS
11 3 (0.39%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.13%) Debian
12 1 (0.13%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (31.10%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (12.99%) Scrum
3 84 (11.02%) Project Management
4 69 (9.06%) Content Management
5 52 (6.82%) Analytics
6 48 (6.30%) BDD
6 48 (6.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 44 (5.77%) Workflow
7 44 (5.77%) Kanban
8 42 (5.51%) SEO
8 42 (5.51%) CRM
9 40 (5.25%) TDD
10 39 (5.12%) User Stories
11 37 (4.86%) PRINCE2
12 34 (4.46%) OO
12 34 (4.46%) E-Commerce
12 34 (4.46%) Migration
13 30 (3.94%) Change Management
14 29 (3.81%) Web Application Development
15 27 (3.54%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 80 (10.50%) JavaScript
2 75 (9.84%) Java
3 47 (6.17%) SQL
4 40 (5.25%) C#
5 23 (3.02%) Ruby
6 22 (2.89%) PHP
6 22 (2.89%) Python
7 21 (2.76%) Apex Code
8 18 (2.36%) Objective-C
9 15 (1.97%) XQuery
10 11 (1.44%) C
11 9 (1.18%) C++
12 8 (1.05%) Perl
12 8 (1.05%) PowerShell
13 7 (0.92%) SPARQL
14 6 (0.79%) Groovy
15 5 (0.66%) R
15 5 (0.66%) Shell Script
15 5 (0.66%) VBA
15 5 (0.66%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (6.30%) Degree
2 18 (2.36%) Security Cleared
3 14 (1.84%) ISEB
4 12 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (1.18%) PMI Certification
5 9 (1.18%) CISSP
5 9 (1.18%) CCNA
6 7 (0.92%) CCSA
7 6 (0.79%) JNCIA
7 6 (0.79%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (0.66%) PMP
9 4 (0.52%) VCDX
9 4 (0.52%) VCAP
9 4 (0.52%) CISM
10 3 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.39%) CCNP
10 3 (0.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (0.39%) BC Cleared
10 3 (0.39%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (6.43%) QA
2 16 (2.10%) SLA
3 14 (1.84%) ISO 9001
4 9 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.26%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.13%) WAI
6 1 (0.13%) GxP
6 1 (0.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.13%) GCP
6 1 (0.13%) GMP
System Software
1 21 (2.76%) Active Directory
2 20 (2.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.44%) XenApp
4 10 (1.31%) vCloud
5 8 (1.05%) vSphere
6 3 (0.39%) UAG
6 3 (0.39%) Varnish
6 3 (0.39%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.26%) 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
8 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (3.02%) Puppet
3 4 (0.52%) ZABBIX
4 3 (0.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (0.39%) SCOM
4 3 (0.39%) MOM
4 3 (0.39%) MIMEsweeper
4 3 (0.39%) Foglight
4 3 (0.39%) Salt
5 2 (0.26%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.26%) Nagios
5 2 (0.26%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.26%) Ansible
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle EDQ
6 1 (0.13%) Zenoss
6 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (0.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 61 (8.01%) Microsoft
2 42 (5.51%) Salesforce.com
3 33 (4.33%) Oracle
4 30 (3.94%) VMware
5 29 (3.81%) Google
6 27 (3.54%) Adobe
7 24 (3.15%) Citrix
8 16 (2.10%) SAP
9 14 (1.84%) Business Objects
10 12 (1.57%) Remedy
11 10 (1.31%) IBM
12 9 (1.18%) Apple
12 9 (1.18%) Cisco
13 8 (1.05%) Omniture
14 7 (0.92%) Open Text
14 7 (0.92%) PeopleSoft
15 6 (0.79%) HP
15 6 (0.79%) Red Hat
15 6 (0.79%) BMC
15 6 (0.79%) FatWire
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Connectus
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
South East London
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £25 to £30 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £150 - 180 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £60k - 65k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nexere Consulting Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day direct - no agency margin
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Edissero Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £37000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day - dependent on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £120 to £140 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Advanced Resource Managers
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Posted: 8 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £600 per day direct - no agency margin
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 15 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day direct - no agency margin
Posted: 19 days ago