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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Publishing
Rank 183 146 120
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -26
Contract jobs citing Publishing 270 340 388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.21% 1.46% 1.76%
As % of the General category 2.64% 3.18% 3.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 246 308
Average daily rate
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£415 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £290 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £361 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.72% +11.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Average hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £14.67
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -4.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £11.56 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £16.80 £20.08
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £14.49 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+48.42% -10.86%
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
10221 10692 11277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.68% 45.84% 51.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7224 7534 7954
Average daily rate £475 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £630
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 170 132
Average hourly rate £18.85 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.75% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.30 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.00% -3.84%

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 1 May 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
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 1 May 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 -25 34 £438 +9.37% 20
Kingston Upon Thames +3 4 - -
Isleworth - 2 - -
Croydon - 1 £400 -
Hammersmith - 1 £250 -
Publishing
England

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 133 (25.98%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (16.41%) HTML
2 84 (16.41%) Java
3 80 (15.63%) JavaScript
4 78 (15.23%) Content Management
5 68 (13.28%) CSS
6 61 (11.91%) TDD
7 56 (10.94%) Finance
8 53 (10.35%) Marketing
9 49 (9.57%) Scrum
10 48 (9.38%) Python
11 47 (9.18%) Analytical Skills
12 46 (8.98%) XML
13 44 (8.59%) CMS
14 43 (8.40%) Analytics
15 41 (8.01%) .NET
15 41 (8.01%) E-Commerce
16 39 (7.62%) Project Management
17 38 (7.42%) HTML5
17 38 (7.42%) BDD
18 37 (7.23%) Windows
19 36 (7.03%) Data Analysis
20 35 (6.84%) SQL
20 35 (6.84%) User Experience
21 34 (6.64%) CSS3
21 34 (6.64%) Adobe
21 34 (6.64%) QA
22 33 (6.45%) Ruby
23 32 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
24 31 (6.05%) Node.js

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 44 (8.59%) CMS
2 31 (6.05%) Node.js
3 18 (3.52%) SharePoint
4 16 (3.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 14 (2.73%) Tomcat
6 13 (2.54%) MS Exchange
7 11 (2.15%) Drupal
8 10 (1.95%) Apache
9 8 (1.56%) Apache Solr
9 8 (1.56%) WordPress
10 7 (1.37%) IIS
10 7 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (1.17%) OpenStack
12 5 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (0.98%) Oracle Workflow
12 5 (0.98%) SAS
13 4 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
14 3 (0.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.59%) nginx
Applications
1 25 (4.88%) MS Office
2 18 (3.52%) MS Excel
3 11 (2.15%) Spreadsheet
4 9 (1.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.76%) Photoshop
5 8 (1.56%) MS Project
6 7 (1.37%) MS Visio
6 7 (1.37%) Final Cut Pro
7 6 (1.17%) InDesign
8 5 (0.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.59%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.39%) Adobe Premiere
10 2 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.20%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.20%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (1.37%) WebTrends
2 6 (1.17%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (0.59%) Eikon
4 2 (0.39%) Magento
4 2 (0.39%) SAP R/3
4 2 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.20%) RMDS
5 1 (0.20%) SAP EBP
5 1 (0.20%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.20%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.20%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 32 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (3.52%) Google Analytics
3 10 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (1.37%) IaaS
4 7 (1.37%) Adobe Analytics
5 6 (1.17%) GitHub
6 4 (0.78%) Force.com
6 4 (0.78%) SaaS
6 4 (0.78%) Office 365
7 3 (0.59%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.39%) PaaS
8 2 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (0.20%) Taleo
9 1 (0.20%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.20%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.20%) Heroku
9 1 (0.20%) Trello
9 1 (0.20%) Yammer
9 1 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 28 (5.47%) Internet
2 11 (2.15%) Intranet
3 10 (1.95%) SAN
4 7 (1.37%) DNS
5 6 (1.17%) NAS
5 6 (1.17%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (0.98%) HTTP
7 4 (0.78%) CTI
7 4 (0.78%) FTP
8 3 (0.59%) Firewall
8 3 (0.59%) MPLS
8 3 (0.59%) LAN
8 3 (0.59%) LDAP
8 3 (0.59%) Spanning Tree
9 2 (0.39%) Skype
9 2 (0.39%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (0.39%) DHCP
9 2 (0.39%) VPN
9 2 (0.39%) BGP
9 2 (0.39%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (3.32%) SQL Server
3 16 (3.13%) NoSQL
4 15 (2.93%) Big Data
5 14 (2.73%) MySQL
6 10 (1.95%) Oracle Database
7 9 (1.76%) Hadoop
8 8 (1.56%) MongoDB
8 8 (1.56%) Triplestore
8 8 (1.56%) MarkLogic
8 8 (1.56%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (1.56%) Data Mining
8 8 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (1.37%) Oracle BI EE
10 6 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (0.98%) Relational Database
12 4 (0.78%) Apache Hive
12 4 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (0.78%) QlikView
13 3 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (3.32%) Git (software)
2 15 (2.93%) JIRA
3 12 (2.34%) Maven
4 9 (1.76%) Selenium
4 9 (1.76%) Xcode
5 7 (1.37%) Jenkins
5 7 (1.37%) Grunt
6 5 (0.98%) JUnit
7 4 (0.78%) WebDriver
7 4 (0.78%) Hudson
7 4 (0.78%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.78%) Subversion
7 4 (0.78%) WATIR
8 3 (0.59%) ClearQuest
8 3 (0.59%) Dreamweaver
8 3 (0.59%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.59%) Jasmine
8 3 (0.59%) RSpec
8 3 (0.59%) Mockito
9 2 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 56 (10.94%) Finance
2 53 (10.35%) Marketing
3 19 (3.71%) Advertising
4 16 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 15 (2.93%) Banking
6 14 (2.73%) Retail
7 12 (2.34%) Legal
8 8 (1.56%) Front Office
9 7 (1.37%) Games
10 6 (1.17%) Law
11 4 (0.78%) Billing
12 3 (0.59%) German Language
12 3 (0.59%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.39%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.20%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.20%) French Language
14 1 (0.20%) Local Government
14 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.20%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 137 (26.76%) Developer
2 90 (17.58%) Analyst
3 52 (10.16%) Architect
4 41 (8.01%) Project Manager
4 41 (8.01%) Business Analyst
5 36 (7.03%) Java Developer
6 22 (4.30%) Designer
7 18 (3.52%) JavaScript Developer
8 13 (2.54%) DevOps Engineer
8 13 (2.54%) Front-End Developer
8 13 (2.54%) Agile Business Analyst
9 12 (2.34%) Full Stack Developer
9 12 (2.34%) Senior Designer
9 12 (2.34%) Senior Developer
10 11 (2.15%) Enterprise Architect
10 11 (2.15%) Web Developer
11 10 (1.95%) Agile Project Manager
11 10 (1.95%) Solutions Architect
12 9 (1.76%) C# Developer
12 9 (1.76%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (16.41%) HTML
2 68 (13.28%) CSS
3 46 (8.98%) XML
4 41 (8.01%) .NET
5 38 (7.42%) HTML5
6 34 (6.64%) CSS3
7 30 (5.86%) jQuery
8 28 (5.47%) Web Services
8 28 (5.47%) AngularJS
9 27 (5.27%) XSLT
10 24 (4.69%) Spring
11 18 (3.52%) RESTful
12 17 (3.32%) J2EE
13 16 (3.13%) REST
14 14 (2.73%) Sass
15 13 (2.54%) Ajax
16 12 (2.34%) ASP.NET
16 12 (2.34%) JSON
17 10 (1.95%) Backbone.js
17 10 (1.95%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 47 (9.18%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (6.84%) User Experience
3 19 (3.71%) Digital Media
4 17 (3.32%) Social Media
4 17 (3.32%) Mobile App
5 16 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 15 (2.93%) Open Source
7 14 (2.73%) Data Conversion
8 13 (2.54%) iPad
8 13 (2.54%) Private Cloud
9 12 (2.34%) New Media
10 10 (1.95%) Computer Science
11 8 (1.56%) FMCG
11 8 (1.56%) iPhone
11 8 (1.56%) Visualisation
11 8 (1.56%) Copywriting
11 8 (1.56%) Statistics
12 7 (1.37%) E-Learning
13 6 (1.17%) Client/Server
13 6 (1.17%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 37 (7.23%) Windows
2 26 (5.08%) Linux
3 15 (2.93%) Apple iOS
4 11 (2.15%) Mac OS X
5 9 (1.76%) Android
5 9 (1.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (1.37%) UNIX
6 7 (1.37%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.98%) Mac OS
9 4 (0.78%) Mac OS X Server
10 3 (0.59%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.20%) Solaris
11 1 (0.20%) webOS
11 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (25.98%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (15.23%) Content Management
3 61 (11.91%) TDD
4 49 (9.57%) Scrum
5 43 (8.40%) Analytics
6 41 (8.01%) E-Commerce
7 39 (7.62%) Project Management
8 38 (7.42%) BDD
9 36 (7.03%) Data Analysis
10 28 (5.47%) OO
11 27 (5.27%) Migration
12 26 (5.08%) ITIL
13 24 (4.69%) Stakeholder Management
14 23 (4.49%) SEO
15 22 (4.30%) Workflow
16 21 (4.10%) Web Analytics
16 21 (4.10%) Business Analysis
16 21 (4.10%) Kanban
17 19 (3.71%) Data Management
17 19 (3.71%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 84 (16.41%) Java
2 80 (15.63%) JavaScript
3 48 (9.38%) Python
4 35 (6.84%) SQL
5 33 (6.45%) Ruby
6 24 (4.69%) C#
7 21 (4.10%) PHP
8 16 (3.13%) VBA
9 10 (1.95%) C
10 9 (1.76%) PL/SQL
11 7 (1.37%) Objective-C
11 7 (1.37%) R
12 6 (1.17%) SPARQL
12 6 (1.17%) VBScript
13 5 (0.98%) Groovy
13 5 (0.98%) VB.NET
13 5 (0.98%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.59%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.59%) XQuery
14 3 (0.59%) Perl
Qualifications
1 28 (5.47%) Degree
2 8 (1.56%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.17%) VCDX
3 6 (1.17%) VCAP
3 6 (1.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (0.98%) CISSP
4 5 (0.98%) Sun Certification
4 5 (0.98%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (0.59%) CCNP
5 3 (0.59%) PhD
6 2 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.39%) CISA
6 2 (0.39%) CISM
7 1 (0.20%) CIMA
7 1 (0.20%) ACCA
7 1 (0.20%) ISEB
7 1 (0.20%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (6.64%) QA
2 3 (0.59%) ISO 9001
2 3 (0.59%) SLA
3 1 (0.20%) FATCA
3 1 (0.20%) EMIR
3 1 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 20 (3.91%) Active Directory
2 14 (2.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.56%) XenApp
4 7 (1.37%) vCloud
4 7 (1.37%) vSphere
5 3 (0.59%) Xen
5 3 (0.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (0.59%) VirtualBox
5 3 (0.59%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.39%) Docker
6 2 (0.39%) Varnish
7 1 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (4.69%) Puppet
2 15 (2.93%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (1.95%) SCCM
4 3 (0.59%) SCOM
4 3 (0.59%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.59%) Casper Suite
5 2 (0.39%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.20%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.20%) AppDNA
6 1 (0.20%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.20%) Ansible
Vendors
1 34 (6.64%) Adobe
2 29 (5.66%) Google
3 23 (4.49%) Microsoft
4 20 (3.91%) Oracle
5 19 (3.71%) Tableau
6 18 (3.52%) VMware
7 16 (3.13%) Apple
7 16 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
8 13 (2.54%) Business Objects
9 12 (2.34%) SAP
10 10 (1.95%) Citrix
11 7 (1.37%) Cisco
11 7 (1.37%) Eloqua
12 6 (1.17%) Siebel
12 6 (1.17%) Netezza
12 6 (1.17%) Aprimo
13 5 (0.98%) ExactTarget
14 4 (0.78%) Sitecore
14 4 (0.78%) Rackspace
14 4 (0.78%) Bloomberg
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £430 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £180 - £181 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £625 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venn Group
Rate: £280 - £350 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
PCR
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Explore Group
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Explore Group
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £320 - £350 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £475 - £550 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 17 days ago