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 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Publishing
Rank 199 130 132
Rank change year-on-year
-69 +2
Contract jobs citing Publishing 233 382 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.06% 1.68% 1.65%
As % of the General category 2.30% 3.70% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 285 294
Average daily rate
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£425 £410 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +13.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £599 £506 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £340
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 6
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.75 £15.92
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +11.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.20 £12.48 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £20.25 £30.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+80.00% -12.50%
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
10128 10335 11365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 46.19% 45.36% 51.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 7214 7369 7923
Average daily rate £475 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 138 159
Average hourly rate £22.36 £18.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.19% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £41.00 £48.72
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -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 29 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
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 29 May 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 29 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 -22 32 £450 +9.75% 10
Kingston Upon Thames 0 3 £250 +43.26% 1
Isleworth - 2 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £250 -
Publishing
England

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 145 (29.06%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (18.44%) HTML
3 87 (17.43%) JavaScript
4 81 (16.23%) Java
5 73 (14.63%) CSS
6 67 (13.43%) Content Management
7 65 (13.03%) TDD
8 55 (11.02%) Scrum
9 53 (10.62%) E-Commerce
10 51 (10.22%) Finance
10 51 (10.22%) Marketing
11 49 (9.82%) HTML5
12 44 (8.82%) Analytics
12 44 (8.82%) CMS
13 42 (8.42%) CSS3
14 40 (8.02%) Analytical Skills
15 39 (7.82%) SQL
16 38 (7.62%) .NET
16 38 (7.62%) Windows
17 37 (7.41%) Adobe
17 37 (7.41%) User Experience
18 36 (7.21%) XML
18 36 (7.21%) Project Management
19 35 (7.01%) Python
19 35 (7.01%) BDD
20 34 (6.81%) jQuery
21 31 (6.21%) Linux
21 31 (6.21%) AngularJS
21 31 (6.21%) Amazon AWS
22 30 (6.01%) Data Analysis

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (8.82%) CMS
2 29 (5.81%) Node.js
3 18 (3.61%) SharePoint
3 18 (3.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 16 (3.21%) Tomcat
5 11 (2.20%) MS Exchange
5 11 (2.20%) Drupal
6 8 (1.60%) Apache Solr
6 8 (1.60%) WordPress
7 7 (1.40%) Apache
7 7 (1.40%) SAS
8 6 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (1.00%) OpenStack
9 5 (1.00%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (0.80%) IIS
10 4 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (0.60%) nginx
11 3 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.60%) OpenEdge
11 3 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 21 (4.21%) MS Office
2 17 (3.41%) MS Excel
3 10 (2.00%) Photoshop
4 9 (1.80%) Spreadsheet
5 8 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (1.40%) MS Project
6 7 (1.40%) MS Visio
7 6 (1.20%) InDesign
7 6 (1.20%) Final Cut Pro
8 5 (1.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 4 (0.80%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.40%) Adobe Premiere
10 2 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.40%) PowerPivot
11 1 (0.20%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 7 (1.40%) WebTrends
2 6 (1.20%) Adobe Campaign
3 4 (0.80%) Eikon
3 4 (0.80%) Hyperion Planning
4 3 (0.60%) JDE OneWorld
5 2 (0.40%) RMDS
5 2 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.40%) SAP R/3
5 2 (0.40%) Magento
6 1 (0.20%) BigMachines
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.20%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.20%) SAP EBP
Cloud Services
1 31 (6.21%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (3.61%) Google Analytics
3 10 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (1.40%) Adobe Analytics
4 7 (1.40%) IaaS
5 6 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (1.00%) SaaS
7 4 (0.80%) GitHub
7 4 (0.80%) Office 365
7 4 (0.80%) Force.com
8 3 (0.60%) PaaS
8 3 (0.60%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.20%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.20%) Heroku
10 1 (0.20%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.20%) Trello
10 1 (0.20%) Yammer
10 1 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.20%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.81%) Internet
2 10 (2.00%) Intranet
3 7 (1.40%) SAN
4 6 (1.20%) HTTP
4 6 (1.20%) VPN
5 5 (1.00%) NAS
6 4 (0.80%) CTI
6 4 (0.80%) FTP
6 4 (0.80%) DNS
7 3 (0.60%) SSL
7 3 (0.60%) Firewall
7 3 (0.60%) MPLS
8 2 (0.40%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.40%) VLAN
8 2 (0.40%) BGP
8 2 (0.40%) IPsec
8 2 (0.40%) LAN
8 2 (0.40%) WAN
8 2 (0.40%) Skype
8 2 (0.40%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (5.01%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (4.01%) SQL Server
3 14 (2.81%) MySQL
3 14 (2.81%) NoSQL
4 12 (2.40%) Big Data
5 11 (2.20%) Oracle Database
6 9 (1.80%) Triplestore
6 9 (1.80%) Oracle Database 10g
6 9 (1.80%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (1.60%) Data Mining
7 8 (1.60%) Oracle BI EE
8 7 (1.40%) MongoDB
8 7 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (1.20%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.00%) Relational Database
10 5 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (0.80%) QlikView
11 4 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.60%) HBase
12 3 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (3.61%) JIRA
1 18 (3.61%) Git (software)
2 13 (2.61%) Maven
3 10 (2.00%) Jenkins
4 9 (1.80%) Jasmine
4 9 (1.80%) Selenium
5 7 (1.40%) Xcode
6 6 (1.20%) Grunt
7 4 (0.80%) Subversion
7 4 (0.80%) JUnit
7 4 (0.80%) RSpec
7 4 (0.80%) WebDriver
8 3 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.60%) Hudson
8 3 (0.60%) Mocha
8 3 (0.60%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.60%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.60%) ClearQuest
8 3 (0.60%) WATIR
9 2 (0.40%) Dreamweaver
General
1 51 (10.22%) Finance
1 51 (10.22%) Marketing
2 24 (4.81%) Advertising
3 20 (4.01%) Retail
4 17 (3.41%) Telecoms
5 14 (2.81%) Banking
6 10 (2.00%) Legal
7 9 (1.80%) Games
8 7 (1.40%) Front Office
9 4 (0.80%) Billing
9 4 (0.80%) Law
10 3 (0.60%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.40%) Local Government
11 2 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.40%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.20%) Electronics
12 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.20%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.20%) French Language
Job Titles
1 143 (28.66%) Developer
2 83 (16.63%) Analyst
3 54 (10.82%) Architect
4 43 (8.62%) Project Manager
4 43 (8.62%) Business Analyst
5 34 (6.81%) Java Developer
6 20 (4.01%) Front-End Developer
6 20 (4.01%) Designer
7 16 (3.21%) Agile Business Analyst
8 14 (2.81%) JavaScript Developer
8 14 (2.81%) Senior Developer
8 14 (2.81%) Agile Project Manager
8 14 (2.81%) Full Stack Developer
9 12 (2.40%) DevOps Engineer
9 12 (2.40%) Senior Designer
10 11 (2.20%) Consultant
10 11 (2.20%) Enterprise Architect
11 10 (2.00%) Data Architect
11 10 (2.00%) Solutions Architect
11 10 (2.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (18.44%) HTML
2 73 (14.63%) CSS
3 49 (9.82%) HTML5
4 42 (8.42%) CSS3
5 38 (7.62%) .NET
6 36 (7.21%) XML
7 34 (6.81%) jQuery
8 31 (6.21%) AngularJS
9 29 (5.81%) Web Services
10 21 (4.21%) Spring
11 19 (3.81%) REST
12 18 (3.61%) J2EE
13 17 (3.41%) RESTful
14 16 (3.21%) XSLT
15 14 (2.81%) Sass
16 13 (2.61%) JSON
17 12 (2.40%) Ajax
18 11 (2.20%) ASP.NET
18 11 (2.20%) Ruby on Rails
19 10 (2.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 40 (8.02%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (7.41%) User Experience
3 18 (3.61%) Digital Media
4 15 (3.01%) Social Media
4 15 (3.01%) Management Information System
5 13 (2.61%) Mobile App
5 13 (2.61%) iPad
6 12 (2.40%) New Media
6 12 (2.40%) Private Cloud
7 11 (2.20%) Data Centre
8 9 (1.80%) Visualisation
8 9 (1.80%) Computer Science
9 8 (1.60%) Copywriting
9 8 (1.60%) Statistics
9 8 (1.60%) FMCG
10 7 (1.40%) iPhone
10 7 (1.40%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.40%) E-Learning
11 5 (1.00%) Semantic Web
11 5 (1.00%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 38 (7.62%) Windows
2 31 (6.21%) Linux
3 14 (2.81%) Apple iOS
4 12 (2.40%) UNIX
5 10 (2.00%) Android
5 10 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (1.60%) Mac OS X
6 8 (1.60%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.00%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.60%) Mac OS X Server
9 3 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.60%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.20%) Solaris
11 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (29.06%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (13.43%) Content Management
3 65 (13.03%) TDD
4 55 (11.02%) Scrum
5 53 (10.62%) E-Commerce
6 44 (8.82%) Analytics
7 36 (7.21%) Project Management
8 35 (7.01%) BDD
9 30 (6.01%) Data Analysis
10 29 (5.81%) Migration
11 26 (5.21%) ITIL
11 26 (5.21%) OO
12 23 (4.61%) SEO
13 22 (4.41%) Stakeholder Management
13 22 (4.41%) Web Analytics
13 22 (4.41%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (4.41%) Kanban
14 21 (4.21%) Data Management
14 21 (4.21%) CRM
15 20 (4.01%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 87 (17.43%) JavaScript
2 81 (16.23%) Java
3 39 (7.82%) SQL
4 35 (7.01%) Python
5 30 (6.01%) Ruby
6 23 (4.61%) C#
7 18 (3.61%) PHP
8 10 (2.00%) PL/SQL
8 10 (2.00%) C
9 7 (1.40%) R
9 7 (1.40%) Objective-C
10 6 (1.20%) VBScript
10 6 (1.20%) SPARQL
10 6 (1.20%) Groovy
11 5 (1.00%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.00%) VB.NET
11 5 (1.00%) Shell Script
12 4 (0.80%) VBA
12 4 (0.80%) Scala
13 2 (0.40%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 24 (4.81%) Degree
2 8 (1.60%) Sun Certification
3 6 (1.20%) CISSP
4 5 (1.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.00%) VCDX
4 5 (1.00%) VCAP
4 5 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (0.80%) CCNP
6 3 (0.60%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.60%) CISM
7 2 (0.40%) CISA
7 2 (0.40%) CCNA
7 2 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.20%) PhD
8 1 (0.20%) CIMA
8 1 (0.20%) ACCA
8 1 (0.20%) JNCIA
8 1 (0.20%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.61%) QA
2 2 (0.40%) SLA
2 2 (0.40%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.20%) FATCA
3 1 (0.20%) EMIR
3 1 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (3.41%) Active Directory
2 16 (3.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.20%) XenApp
4 7 (1.40%) vSphere
5 6 (1.20%) vCloud
6 5 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (0.80%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (0.60%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.60%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.40%) Docker
9 2 (0.40%) Varnish
10 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.20%) Xen
10 1 (0.20%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 24 (4.81%) Puppet
2 13 (2.61%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (2.00%) SCCM
4 3 (0.60%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.60%) Casper Suite
4 3 (0.60%) EdgeSight
5 2 (0.40%) Nagios
5 2 (0.40%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.40%) SCOM
6 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.20%) AppDNA
6 1 (0.20%) Ansible
6 1 (0.20%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.20%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 37 (7.41%) Adobe
2 28 (5.61%) Google
3 22 (4.41%) Oracle
3 22 (4.41%) Microsoft
4 21 (4.21%) VMware
5 20 (4.01%) Tableau
6 17 (3.41%) Salesforce.com
7 15 (3.01%) Business Objects
8 14 (2.81%) Citrix
9 13 (2.61%) Apple
10 9 (1.80%) SAP
11 8 (1.60%) Cisco
12 7 (1.40%) Eloqua
13 6 (1.20%) Aprimo
13 6 (1.20%) Netezza
13 6 (1.20%) Siebel
14 5 (1.00%) Rackspace
14 5 (1.00%) ServiceNow
14 5 (1.00%) ExactTarget
14 5 (1.00%) Bloomberg
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £90 - £120 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Colston Consulting
Rate: £350 - 400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £270.00 - £330.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £200 to £250 per day direct - no agency margin
Posted: 13 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £180 - £181 per day + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago