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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Publishing
Rank 138 137 168
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +31
Contract jobs citing Publishing 387 398 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.57% 1.57% 1.33%
As % of the General category 3.48% 3.14% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 284 220
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £260 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £512 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £306
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +18.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 4
Average hourly rate £27.58 £27.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.14% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.05 £19.00 £18.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £148.75 £31.50 £38.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.72 £25.25 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-37.76% +102.00%
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
11128 12675 12653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.13% 50.02% 52.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 8089 8970 8773
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 £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 162 201
Average hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% -8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.20 £45.00 £51.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -13.46%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +11 73 £370 -1.33% 23
Kingston Upon Thames -3 2 £182 -39.58% 2
Ruislip - 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 £413 -
Twickenham - - - -
Ealing - - - - 3
Hackney - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Croydon - - - - 3
Harrow - - - - 1
Hounslow - - - -
Publishing
England

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 244 (31.61%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (19.82%) HTML
3 110 (14.25%) Scrum
4 103 (13.34%) Finance
5 98 (12.69%) CSS
6 88 (11.40%) Project Management
7 86 (11.14%) Content Management
8 83 (10.75%) JavaScript
9 82 (10.62%) Social Media
10 78 (10.10%) CMS
11 75 (9.72%) Java
12 74 (9.59%) XML
13 64 (8.29%) Microsoft
14 59 (7.64%) Marketing
15 58 (7.51%) Legal
16 56 (7.25%) Windows
17 55 (7.12%) User Experience
18 54 (6.99%) MS Excel
19 53 (6.87%) BDD
20 52 (6.74%) Stakeholder Management
21 51 (6.61%) QA
22 50 (6.48%) jQuery
22 50 (6.48%) Intranet
23 49 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
23 49 (6.35%) Analytics
24 48 (6.22%) SharePoint
25 47 (6.09%) TDD
25 47 (6.09%) Degree
26 46 (5.96%) Web Services
26 46 (5.96%) .NET

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 78 (10.10%) CMS
2 48 (6.22%) SharePoint
3 17 (2.20%) Drupal
3 17 (2.20%) Node.js
4 16 (2.07%) Apache
5 12 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
6 10 (1.30%) WordPress
7 9 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (1.17%) MS Exchange
7 9 (1.17%) OpenStack
8 8 (1.04%) Tomcat
8 8 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (0.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (0.65%) SAS
10 5 (0.65%) Lync
10 5 (0.65%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.65%) Office Communications Server
11 4 (0.52%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 54 (6.99%) MS Excel
2 40 (5.18%) Photoshop
2 40 (5.18%) MS Office
3 33 (4.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 26 (3.37%) MS Visio
5 20 (2.59%) MS Project
6 6 (0.78%) Fireworks
7 5 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (0.65%) Adobe Captivate
8 3 (0.39%) SPSS
8 3 (0.39%) Acrobat
8 3 (0.39%) RoboHelp
9 2 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.26%) FastStats
9 2 (0.26%) Final Cut Pro
9 2 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.13%) InDesign
10 1 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 15 (1.94%) Google Analytics
2 8 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.52%) SiteCatalyst
5 3 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (0.39%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 2 (0.26%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.26%) assyst
6 2 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.13%) Documaker
7 1 (0.13%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.13%) SalesLogix
7 1 (0.13%) HFM
7 1 (0.13%) Tridion
7 1 (0.13%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.81%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.52%) Office 365
3 3 (0.39%) Google App Engine
3 3 (0.39%) IaaS
3 3 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.26%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.26%) SaaS
4 2 (0.26%) Google Compute Engine
5 1 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.13%) GitHub
5 1 (0.13%) Heroku
5 1 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.13%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.13%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 50 (6.48%) Intranet
2 34 (4.40%) Internet
3 15 (1.94%) Firewall
4 13 (1.68%) SAN
5 9 (1.17%) NAS
6 8 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (1.04%) DNS
6 8 (1.04%) HTTP
7 6 (0.78%) WAN
8 5 (0.65%) Extranet
9 4 (0.52%) LAN
9 4 (0.52%) VPN
9 4 (0.52%) Network Security
10 3 (0.39%) BGP
10 3 (0.39%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (0.39%) TCP/IP
10 3 (0.39%) BIG-IP
10 3 (0.39%) VLAN
11 2 (0.26%) Ethereal
11 2 (0.26%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (5.18%) SQL Server
2 24 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (2.20%) MySQL
4 16 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (1.68%) NoSQL
6 10 (1.30%) QlikView
6 10 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (1.30%) Big Data
6 10 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (1.17%) MongoDB
8 8 (1.04%) Relational Database
9 7 (0.91%) Hadoop
10 6 (0.78%) OLAP
10 6 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (0.52%) MarkLogic
12 4 (0.52%) Data Mining
12 4 (0.52%) DB2
12 4 (0.52%) SQLite
12 4 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 37 (4.79%) Git (software)
2 23 (2.98%) Dreamweaver
3 20 (2.59%) Subversion
4 16 (2.07%) JIRA
5 15 (1.94%) Cucumber
6 12 (1.55%) JUnit
7 11 (1.42%) Calabash
8 10 (1.30%) Visual Studio
9 9 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (1.04%) Selenium
11 7 (0.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 7 (0.91%) Jenkins
12 6 (0.78%) Xcode
12 6 (0.78%) PowerDesigner
12 6 (0.78%) RSpec
12 6 (0.78%) XMLUnit
12 6 (0.78%) Capybara
13 5 (0.65%) Jasmine
13 5 (0.65%) PHPUnit
14 4 (0.52%) Bitbucket
General
1 103 (13.34%) Finance
2 59 (7.64%) Marketing
3 58 (7.51%) Legal
4 23 (2.98%) Banking
5 21 (2.72%) Retail
6 15 (1.94%) Law
7 13 (1.68%) Advertising
8 12 (1.55%) Investment Banking
9 11 (1.42%) Billing
10 10 (1.30%) Games
11 9 (1.17%) Multimedia
12 7 (0.91%) German Language
13 4 (0.52%) Front Office
14 3 (0.39%) Telecoms
14 3 (0.39%) Spanish Language
15 2 (0.26%) Corporate Banking
15 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.13%) Back Office
16 1 (0.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 206 (26.68%) Developer
2 148 (19.17%) Analyst
3 80 (10.36%) Business Analyst
4 68 (8.81%) Project Manager
4 68 (8.81%) Designer
5 34 (4.40%) Agile Business Analyst
6 31 (4.02%) Architect
7 30 (3.89%) Consultant
7 30 (3.89%) Digital Content Designer
8 26 (3.37%) Front-End Developer
9 22 (2.85%) Web Developer
10 20 (2.59%) Senior Developer
10 20 (2.59%) Java Developer
10 20 (2.59%) Android Developer
11 19 (2.46%) Author
12 18 (2.33%) Salesforce.com Developer
13 15 (1.94%) Content Editor
13 15 (1.94%) Coordinator
14 14 (1.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 14 (1.81%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (19.82%) HTML
2 98 (12.69%) CSS
3 74 (9.59%) XML
4 50 (6.48%) jQuery
5 46 (5.96%) .NET
5 46 (5.96%) Web Services
6 42 (5.44%) HTML5
7 36 (4.66%) XSLT
8 35 (4.53%) RESTful
9 30 (3.89%) CSS3
10 21 (2.72%) REST
10 21 (2.72%) AngularJS
11 20 (2.59%) Visualforce
11 20 (2.59%) XSD
12 16 (2.07%) Spring
12 16 (2.07%) JSON
13 12 (1.55%) Ajax
14 11 (1.42%) J2EE
14 11 (1.42%) Cocoa
15 9 (1.17%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 82 (10.62%) Social Media
2 55 (7.12%) User Experience
3 49 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (3.76%) Mobile App
5 27 (3.50%) Management Information System
6 22 (2.85%) Digital Media
7 18 (2.33%) Open Source
8 15 (1.94%) Blog
9 14 (1.81%) W3C
10 13 (1.68%) Computer Science
10 13 (1.68%) Kindle
11 12 (1.55%) Data Conversion
11 12 (1.55%) Graphic Design
12 11 (1.42%) Video Editing
12 11 (1.42%) Wiki
13 10 (1.30%) Statistics
14 9 (1.17%) E-Learning
14 9 (1.17%) FMCG
15 8 (1.04%) Data Integration
15 8 (1.04%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 56 (7.25%) Windows
2 39 (5.05%) Linux
3 34 (4.40%) Android
4 27 (3.50%) Apple iOS
5 21 (2.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (2.46%) UNIX
7 12 (1.55%) Windows 7
8 10 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.65%) CentOS
11 4 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.52%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (0.39%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.39%) pSOS
12 3 (0.39%) Solaris
12 3 (0.39%) AIX
13 2 (0.26%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.26%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.13%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 244 (31.61%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (14.25%) Scrum
3 88 (11.40%) Project Management
4 86 (11.14%) Content Management
5 53 (6.87%) BDD
6 52 (6.74%) Stakeholder Management
7 49 (6.35%) Analytics
8 47 (6.09%) TDD
9 44 (5.70%) Kanban
10 40 (5.18%) SEO
11 39 (5.05%) PRINCE2
12 38 (4.92%) Workflow
13 35 (4.53%) OO
13 35 (4.53%) CRM
13 35 (4.53%) User Stories
14 34 (4.40%) Migration
15 31 (4.02%) Change Management
16 30 (3.89%) Web Application Development
17 29 (3.76%) E-Commerce
18 27 (3.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 83 (10.75%) JavaScript
2 75 (9.72%) Java
3 45 (5.83%) SQL
4 39 (5.05%) C#
5 32 (4.15%) PHP
6 29 (3.76%) Python
7 22 (2.85%) Ruby
8 18 (2.33%) Objective-C
8 18 (2.33%) Apex Code
9 17 (2.20%) XQuery
10 10 (1.30%) PowerShell
10 10 (1.30%) VBA
10 10 (1.30%) C
11 9 (1.17%) Perl
12 7 (0.91%) SPARQL
13 6 (0.78%) Groovy
13 6 (0.78%) C++
14 5 (0.65%) T-SQL
14 5 (0.65%) Shell Script
14 5 (0.65%) R
Qualifications
1 47 (6.09%) Degree
2 21 (2.72%) Security Cleared
3 13 (1.68%) ISEB
4 12 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (1.17%) CISSP
5 9 (1.17%) CCNA
6 8 (1.04%) PMI Certification
7 7 (0.91%) CCSA
8 6 (0.78%) JNCIA
8 6 (0.78%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.52%) BC Cleared
9 4 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (0.52%) CISM
9 4 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.52%) PMP
10 3 (0.39%) CCNP
10 3 (0.39%) CTC Cleared
10 3 (0.39%) VCDX
10 3 (0.39%) VCAP
10 3 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (6.61%) QA
2 15 (1.94%) SLA
3 14 (1.81%) ISO 9001
4 9 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.52%) WAI
6 2 (0.26%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.26%) WCAG
6 2 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.13%) GxP
7 1 (0.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.13%) GCP
7 1 (0.13%) GMP
7 1 (0.13%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.13%) FINREP
System Software
1 22 (2.85%) Active Directory
2 20 (2.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.30%) vCloud
4 9 (1.17%) XenApp
5 8 (1.04%) vSphere
6 5 (0.65%) UAG
7 3 (0.39%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.26%) Xen
8 2 (0.26%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.26%) Varnish
8 2 (0.26%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.13%) XenServer
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 27 (3.50%) Opscode Chef
2 25 (3.24%) Puppet
3 5 (0.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 5 (0.65%) SCOM
3 5 (0.65%) ZABBIX
3 5 (0.65%) MOM
3 5 (0.65%) MIMEsweeper
4 3 (0.39%) Nagios
4 3 (0.39%) Salt
5 2 (0.26%) Ansible
5 2 (0.26%) SCCM
5 2 (0.26%) Foglight
5 2 (0.26%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.26%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (0.13%) WSUS
6 1 (0.13%) Zenoss
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle EDQ
6 1 (0.13%) Mesos
Vendors
1 64 (8.29%) Microsoft
2 33 (4.27%) Salesforce.com
3 30 (3.89%) Google
4 29 (3.76%) VMware
4 29 (3.76%) Oracle
5 23 (2.98%) Adobe
6 22 (2.85%) Citrix
7 16 (2.07%) SAP
8 13 (1.68%) Remedy
9 12 (1.55%) Open Text
10 11 (1.42%) Business Objects
11 10 (1.30%) Zend
12 9 (1.17%) RedDot
13 8 (1.04%) Omniture
13 8 (1.04%) Apple
14 7 (0.91%) PeopleSoft
14 7 (0.91%) Red Hat
14 7 (0.91%) Cisco
14 7 (0.91%) Twitter
15 6 (0.78%) IBM
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £60,000 - 64,999 per year + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £45k - 49k per year + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £30k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £500 to £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Networking People
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £220 to £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £425 - £475 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 400-500 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Rate: £270 - £275 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £250.00 - £280.00 per day + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
RedCat Solutions
Rate: From £200 to £350 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £364.00 - £429.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago