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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Publishing
Rank 206 190 161
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -29
Contract jobs citing Publishing 236 251 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.12% 1.20% 1.40%
As % of the General category 2.45% 2.64% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 190 213
Average daily rate £425 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £234 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 3
Average hourly rate £34.00 £16.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+112.50% -31.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.35 £15.40 £23.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £30.00 £23.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £21.58 £16.74
% change year-on-year
+131.69% +28.95%
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
9640 9519 10341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.58% 45.69% 47.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 6786 6871 7264
Average daily rate £500 £475 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £647 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 100 176
Average hourly rate £27.58 £21.38 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.02% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.65 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +23 37 £475 +32.86% 18
Hammersmith - 2 - -
Canary Wharf -2 1 £425 -
Croydon - 1 - - 1
Hounslow - 1 £370 -
Publishing
England

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 223 (44.96%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (21.37%) HTML
3 91 (18.35%) JavaScript
4 88 (17.74%) CMS
4 88 (17.74%) Scrum
5 85 (17.14%) Project Management
6 80 (16.13%) CSS
7 67 (13.51%) Content Management
8 64 (12.90%) TDD
9 62 (12.50%) User Experience
10 50 (10.08%) Finance
11 48 (9.68%) Java
11 48 (9.68%) AngularJS
12 46 (9.27%) jQuery
13 41 (8.27%) HTML5
13 41 (8.27%) BDD
14 40 (8.06%) SQL
15 39 (7.86%) Amazon AWS
15 39 (7.86%) Analytics
16 38 (7.66%) Node.js
17 36 (7.26%) PRINCE2
18 34 (6.85%) Git (software)
19 33 (6.65%) Degree
20 32 (6.45%) E-Commerce
20 32 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
21 31 (6.25%) Linux
21 31 (6.25%) Kanban
22 30 (6.05%) ITIL
22 30 (6.05%) MVC
23 29 (5.85%) Advertising

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 88 (17.74%) CMS
2 38 (7.66%) Node.js
3 27 (5.44%) WordPress
4 12 (2.42%) SharePoint
5 10 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (1.61%) Drupal
6 8 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (1.41%) IIS
7 7 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (1.21%) Apache Solr
8 6 (1.21%) Apache Spark
9 5 (1.01%) Alfresco
9 5 (1.01%) Confluence
9 5 (1.01%) LiveLink
9 5 (1.01%) MS Exchange
9 5 (1.01%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (0.60%) Apache
10 3 (0.60%) Documentum
10 3 (0.60%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (4.23%) MS Office
2 17 (3.43%) MS Excel
3 16 (3.23%) MS Visio
3 16 (3.23%) Photoshop
4 9 (1.81%) MS Project
5 8 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (1.41%) InfoPath
7 6 (1.21%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.40%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.20%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.20%) InDesign
9 1 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 4 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.60%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.40%) HFM
3 2 (0.40%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.20%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.20%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 39 (7.86%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (2.82%) Google Analytics
3 11 (2.22%) GitHub
4 7 (1.41%) SaaS
5 5 (1.01%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.81%) PaaS
7 2 (0.40%) IaaS
7 2 (0.40%) MailChimp
8 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.20%) CheetahMail
8 1 (0.20%) Office 365
8 1 (0.20%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.23%) Intranet
2 14 (2.82%) HTTP
3 8 (1.61%) DNS
4 7 (1.41%) Firewall
5 6 (1.21%) Internet
6 3 (0.60%) SAN
7 2 (0.40%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (0.40%) LAN
7 2 (0.40%) MPLS
7 2 (0.40%) NAS
7 2 (0.40%) VPN
7 2 (0.40%) WAN
8 1 (0.20%) ADSL
8 1 (0.20%) BGP
8 1 (0.20%) Broadband
8 1 (0.20%) DHCP
8 1 (0.20%) OSPF
8 1 (0.20%) Skype
8 1 (0.20%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.20%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (5.04%) MySQL
2 24 (4.84%) SQL Server
3 18 (3.63%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (3.43%) MongoDB
5 16 (3.23%) Big Data
6 12 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (2.22%) NoSQL
8 8 (1.61%) Hadoop
8 8 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (1.41%) Oracle Database
9 7 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (1.21%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (1.21%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 6 (1.21%) BusinessObjects XI
10 6 (1.21%) OLAP
10 6 (1.21%) OLTP
10 6 (1.21%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (1.21%) PerformancePoint
10 6 (1.21%) SQLPlus
11 5 (1.01%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 34 (6.85%) Git (software)
2 23 (4.64%) JIRA
3 20 (4.03%) Selenium
4 15 (3.02%) Jasmine
5 14 (2.82%) Karma Test Runner
6 12 (2.42%) Cucumber
7 11 (2.22%) QUnit
7 11 (2.22%) Sinon.JS
7 11 (2.22%) Xcode
8 10 (2.02%) Jenkins
8 10 (2.02%) WebDriver
9 6 (1.21%) Mercurial
9 6 (1.21%) Subversion
10 5 (1.01%) Grunt
10 5 (1.01%) gulp
10 5 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (0.81%) Calabash
11 4 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (0.81%) Talend Open Studio
12 3 (0.60%) TeamCity
General
1 50 (10.08%) Finance
2 29 (5.85%) Advertising
2 29 (5.85%) Marketing
3 20 (4.03%) Legal
3 20 (4.03%) Retail
4 18 (3.63%) Banking
5 15 (3.02%) Games
6 12 (2.42%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.21%) Law
8 2 (0.40%) Local Government
8 2 (0.40%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.20%) Automotive
9 1 (0.20%) Billing
9 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.20%) Front Office
9 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 138 (27.82%) Developer
2 77 (15.52%) Analyst
3 76 (15.32%) Project Manager
4 50 (10.08%) Business Analyst
5 34 (6.85%) JavaScript Developer
6 32 (6.45%) Designer
7 27 (5.44%) Web Manager
8 26 (5.24%) Senior Developer
9 25 (5.04%) Digital Project Manager
9 25 (5.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 23 (4.64%) Java Developer
11 21 (4.23%) Architect
11 21 (4.23%) Web Project Manager
12 19 (3.83%) DevOps Engineer
13 16 (3.23%) AWS Engineer
14 15 (3.02%) iOS Developer
15 14 (2.82%) Web Developer
16 13 (2.62%) HTML Developer
17 12 (2.42%) Agile Project Manager
18 11 (2.22%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (21.37%) HTML
2 80 (16.13%) CSS
3 48 (9.68%) AngularJS
4 46 (9.27%) jQuery
5 41 (8.27%) HTML5
6 26 (5.24%) RESTful
7 24 (4.84%) REST
8 23 (4.64%) Spring
9 22 (4.44%) Backbone.js
10 20 (4.03%) Sass
10 20 (4.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 18 (3.63%) CSS3
12 17 (3.43%) Ajax
12 17 (3.43%) Ember.js
12 17 (3.43%) Spring MVC
13 16 (3.23%) Web Services
14 14 (2.82%) .NET
14 14 (2.82%) JSON
15 13 (2.62%) RequireJS
16 12 (2.42%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 62 (12.50%) User Experience
2 28 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (4.64%) Social Media
4 17 (3.43%) Computer Science
5 16 (3.23%) iPad
6 14 (2.82%) iPhone
7 12 (2.42%) Digital Media
8 11 (2.22%) Management Information System
9 10 (2.02%) Mobile App
10 7 (1.41%) PMI
11 5 (1.01%) BBC
11 5 (1.01%) Online Games
11 5 (1.01%) Semantic Web
12 4 (0.81%) Blog
12 4 (0.81%) Copywriting
12 4 (0.81%) Fixed Income
12 4 (0.81%) Graphic Design
12 4 (0.81%) IPTV
12 4 (0.81%) Online Banking
12 4 (0.81%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 31 (6.25%) Linux
2 19 (3.83%) Apple iOS
3 14 (2.82%) Windows
4 11 (2.22%) Unix
5 8 (1.61%) Ubuntu
6 6 (1.21%) Android
7 3 (0.60%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.60%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.20%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (44.96%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (17.74%) Scrum
3 85 (17.14%) Project Management
4 67 (13.51%) Content Management
5 64 (12.90%) TDD
6 41 (8.27%) BDD
7 39 (7.86%) Analytics
8 36 (7.26%) PRINCE2
9 32 (6.45%) E-Commerce
9 32 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
10 31 (6.25%) Kanban
11 30 (6.05%) ITIL
11 30 (6.05%) MVC
12 29 (5.85%) Front End Development
12 29 (5.85%) OO
12 29 (5.85%) User Stories
13 28 (5.65%) Continuous Integration
13 28 (5.65%) DevOps
13 28 (5.65%) Migration
14 23 (4.64%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 91 (18.35%) JavaScript
2 48 (9.68%) Java
3 40 (8.06%) SQL
4 29 (5.85%) PHP
5 25 (5.04%) Scala
6 19 (3.83%) C#
7 15 (3.02%) Ruby
8 14 (2.82%) Objective-C
8 14 (2.82%) Python
9 11 (2.22%) Bash Shell
10 7 (1.41%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.21%) C
11 6 (1.21%) C++
11 6 (1.21%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.01%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.60%) Apex Code
13 3 (0.60%) Perl
13 3 (0.60%) VBA
14 2 (0.40%) Clojure
14 2 (0.40%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 33 (6.65%) Degree
2 13 (2.62%) PMI Certification
3 11 (2.22%) PMP
4 8 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 8 (1.61%) Security Cleared
5 6 (1.21%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.60%) CCNA
6 3 (0.60%) CCNP
6 3 (0.60%) CCSA
6 3 (0.60%) CISM
6 3 (0.60%) CISSP
6 3 (0.60%) ISEB
6 3 (0.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (0.60%) JNCIA
6 3 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.40%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.20%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.23%) QA
2 9 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.61%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.60%) Dublin Core
5 3 (0.60%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.40%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (2.82%) Docker
2 13 (2.62%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.60%) XenApp
4 2 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.40%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.40%) XenServer
5 1 (0.20%) Varnish
5 1 (0.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (2.62%) Puppet
3 9 (1.81%) Ansible
4 2 (0.40%) Mesos
4 2 (0.40%) XenMobile
5 1 (0.20%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (4.23%) Oracle
2 20 (4.03%) Google
3 18 (3.63%) Microsoft
4 14 (2.82%) Twitter
5 13 (2.62%) Apple
6 11 (2.22%) Adobe
6 11 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (2.02%) Rally
8 7 (1.41%) Cisco
8 7 (1.41%) ServiceNow
8 7 (1.41%) VMware
9 6 (1.21%) Facebook
9 6 (1.21%) Rackspace
10 5 (1.01%) Citrix
10 5 (1.01%) hybris
10 5 (1.01%) IBM
11 4 (0.81%) BMC
11 4 (0.81%) BT
11 4 (0.81%) Remedy
11 4 (0.81%) Talend
London
Broster Buchanan
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £45k - 49k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £70k - 75k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £800 - £1000 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
First Point
Rate: £400.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Rate: £400 to £450 p/day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £400 to £450 p/day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Jenrick IT
Rate: £550 - £630 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sutton, Greater London
Reed Business Information
Rate: To £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £475.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Holborn, Central London
Reed Business Information
Rate: To £350 per day
Posted: 19 days ago