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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Publishing
Rank 171 133 132
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -1
Contract jobs citing Publishing 319 394 423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.33% 1.64% 1.69%
As % of the General category 2.82% 3.66% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 291 320
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+34.16% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 2
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £32.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -45.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £18.00 £24.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £114.40 £40.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £15.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+96.82% -10.00%
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
11325 10752 12686
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 47.05% 44.84% 50.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 8087 7454 8960
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 £638 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 150 171
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.09 £37.50 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -28 51 £450 +20.00% 15
Canary Wharf -14 4 £463 +54.16%
Docklands, London - 2 - -
Paddington - 1 £400 -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Publishing
England

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 197 (35.69%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (21.56%) HTML
2 119 (21.56%) JavaScript
3 104 (18.84%) CSS
4 102 (18.48%) TDD
5 89 (16.12%) Java
6 87 (15.76%) Scrum
7 75 (13.59%) Content Management
8 71 (12.86%) Finance
9 68 (12.32%) HTML5
10 65 (11.78%) CMS
11 64 (11.59%) AngularJS
12 62 (11.23%) E-Commerce
13 59 (10.69%) jQuery
14 57 (10.33%) Windows
15 55 (9.96%) User Experience
16 51 (9.24%) Project Management
17 49 (8.88%) OO
18 45 (8.15%) SQL
18 45 (8.15%) CSS3
19 44 (7.97%) BDD
20 43 (7.79%) Marketing
21 42 (7.61%) Unit Testing
22 40 (7.25%) Analytics
23 39 (7.07%) Kanban
24 37 (6.70%) Node.js
24 37 (6.70%) Oracle
25 36 (6.52%) Adobe
25 36 (6.52%) Apple iOS
26 35 (6.34%) SQL Server

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 65 (11.78%) CMS
2 37 (6.70%) Node.js
3 20 (3.62%) SharePoint
4 17 (3.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 15 (2.72%) WordPress
6 11 (1.99%) Tomcat
6 11 (1.99%) Drupal
7 10 (1.81%) MS Exchange
7 10 (1.81%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (1.27%) Apache
9 5 (0.91%) Oracle Workflow
9 5 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (0.91%) Lync
10 4 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (0.72%) IIS
10 4 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.54%) OpenEdge
11 3 (0.54%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 20 (3.62%) MS Office
2 14 (2.54%) MS Excel
3 12 (2.17%) Photoshop
4 11 (1.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.99%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.45%) MS Project
6 5 (0.91%) Acrobat
6 5 (0.91%) PowerPivot
7 4 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.72%) InDesign
7 4 (0.72%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.27%) Hyperion Planning
2 6 (1.09%) Adobe Campaign
3 5 (0.91%) WebTrends
4 4 (0.72%) Eikon
5 3 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.54%) JDE OneWorld
6 2 (0.36%) RMDS
6 2 (0.36%) Magento
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.18%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 1 (0.18%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 26 (4.71%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (3.80%) Google Analytics
3 7 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.27%) SaaS
3 7 (1.27%) Adobe Analytics
4 5 (0.91%) PaaS
4 5 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.72%) Office 365
5 4 (0.72%) IaaS
6 2 (0.36%) Taleo
6 2 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.36%) GitHub
6 2 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.18%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.18%) Heroku
7 1 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.18%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.18%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.90%) HTTP
2 12 (2.17%) Internet
3 10 (1.81%) DNS
3 10 (1.81%) Intranet
4 8 (1.45%) VPN
5 7 (1.27%) WAN
5 7 (1.27%) Firewall
6 6 (1.09%) LAN
7 5 (0.91%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.72%) ADSL
8 4 (0.72%) WLAN
8 4 (0.72%) DHCP
9 3 (0.54%) SSL
9 3 (0.54%) Skype
10 2 (0.36%) AMQP
11 1 (0.18%) NetScaler
11 1 (0.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 1 (0.18%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 1 (0.18%) WebEx
11 1 (0.18%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (6.34%) SQL Server
2 27 (4.89%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (3.62%) Big Data
4 17 (3.08%) BusinessObjects
5 16 (2.90%) Oracle Database 11g
5 16 (2.90%) Oracle Database
6 14 (2.54%) MySQL
7 11 (1.99%) NoSQL
8 10 (1.81%) Oracle BI EE
8 10 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (1.63%) Oracle Database 10g
9 9 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (1.45%) MongoDB
10 8 (1.45%) Triplestore
11 7 (1.27%) Hyperion Smart View
11 7 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (1.27%) Hadoop
11 7 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (1.27%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 32 (5.80%) Jasmine
2 28 (5.07%) Git (software)
3 19 (3.44%) Xcode
4 15 (2.72%) JIRA
5 12 (2.17%) Selenium
6 11 (1.99%) Maven
6 11 (1.99%) Cucumber
7 10 (1.81%) Sinon.JS
7 10 (1.81%) Karma Test Runner
7 10 (1.81%) QUnit
8 9 (1.63%) Jenkins
9 7 (1.27%) WebDriver
9 7 (1.27%) Subversion
10 6 (1.09%) Grunt
11 5 (0.91%) Mocha
12 4 (0.72%) JUnit
12 4 (0.72%) Oracle Forms
12 4 (0.72%) Mercurial
12 4 (0.72%) RSpec
13 3 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 71 (12.86%) Finance
2 43 (7.79%) Marketing
3 25 (4.53%) Advertising
4 24 (4.35%) Banking
4 24 (4.35%) Retail
5 15 (2.72%) Legal
6 13 (2.36%) Telecoms
7 11 (1.99%) Games
8 8 (1.45%) Front Office
8 8 (1.45%) Investment Banking
9 6 (1.09%) Local Government
10 2 (0.36%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.36%) Billing
11 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.18%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.18%) Back Office
11 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.18%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 198 (35.87%) Developer
2 62 (11.23%) Analyst
3 56 (10.14%) Project Manager
4 42 (7.61%) Front-End Developer
5 40 (7.25%) Business Analyst
5 40 (7.25%) Architect
6 27 (4.89%) Java Developer
7 26 (4.71%) iOS Developer
8 23 (4.17%) Web Developer
9 22 (3.99%) Consultant
9 22 (3.99%) Agile Project Manager
10 15 (2.72%) Senior Developer
11 14 (2.54%) Agile Business Analyst
12 13 (2.36%) Front-End Web Developer
12 13 (2.36%) JavaScript Developer
13 12 (2.17%) Designer
14 11 (1.99%) Programme Manager
15 10 (1.81%) Oracle Developer
15 10 (1.81%) Full Stack Developer
16 9 (1.63%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (21.56%) HTML
2 104 (18.84%) CSS
3 68 (12.32%) HTML5
4 64 (11.59%) AngularJS
5 59 (10.69%) jQuery
6 45 (8.15%) CSS3
7 32 (5.80%) Web Services
8 31 (5.62%) REST
9 30 (5.43%) RESTful
9 30 (5.43%) Spring
10 29 (5.25%) Backbone.js
11 26 (4.71%) XML
12 25 (4.53%) .NET
13 20 (3.62%) J2EE
14 19 (3.44%) Cocoa
14 19 (3.44%) Sass
15 18 (3.26%) Ember.js
16 17 (3.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 15 (2.72%) Hibernate
17 15 (2.72%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 55 (9.96%) User Experience
2 31 (5.62%) iPad
3 26 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (3.99%) Digital Media
5 20 (3.62%) iPhone
6 17 (3.08%) Copywriting
7 16 (2.90%) Social Media
7 16 (2.90%) Private Cloud
8 12 (2.17%) Management Information System
9 10 (1.81%) Wiki
10 9 (1.63%) Data Centre
11 8 (1.45%) Computer Science
12 7 (1.27%) Mobile App
12 7 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
13 6 (1.09%) Visualisation
14 5 (0.91%) Semantic Web
14 5 (0.91%) Video on Demand
14 5 (0.91%) Blog
14 5 (0.91%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 57 (10.33%) Windows
2 36 (6.52%) Apple iOS
3 33 (5.98%) Linux
4 24 (4.35%) Android
5 16 (2.90%) UNIX
6 11 (1.99%) Windows 7
7 9 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (1.63%) Mac OS X
8 7 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (0.72%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.72%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.72%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.36%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (35.69%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (18.48%) TDD
3 87 (15.76%) Scrum
4 75 (13.59%) Content Management
5 62 (11.23%) E-Commerce
6 51 (9.24%) Project Management
7 49 (8.88%) OO
8 44 (7.97%) BDD
9 42 (7.61%) Unit Testing
10 40 (7.25%) Analytics
11 39 (7.07%) Kanban
12 35 (6.34%) Migration
13 33 (5.98%) Continuous Integration
14 32 (5.80%) Stakeholder Management
15 30 (5.43%) ITIL
15 30 (5.43%) Web Development
16 29 (5.25%) iOS Development
16 29 (5.25%) DevOps
17 27 (4.89%) Mobile Development
18 24 (4.35%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 119 (21.56%) JavaScript
2 89 (16.12%) Java
3 45 (8.15%) SQL
4 24 (4.35%) Objective-C
5 23 (4.17%) Ruby
6 17 (3.08%) Shell Script
6 17 (3.08%) C#
6 17 (3.08%) PHP
6 17 (3.08%) Scala
7 13 (2.36%) PowerShell
7 13 (2.36%) PL/SQL
7 13 (2.36%) Python
8 11 (1.99%) C
9 8 (1.45%) T-SQL
10 6 (1.09%) VBScript
11 5 (0.91%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.72%) SPARQL
13 3 (0.54%) Apex Code
13 3 (0.54%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.54%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (3.99%) Degree
2 11 (1.99%) CISSP
2 11 (1.99%) CISM
3 10 (1.81%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (1.45%) Sun Certification
4 8 (1.45%) CCSA
5 7 (1.27%) Security Cleared
5 7 (1.27%) CCNA
6 6 (1.09%) JNCIA
7 5 (0.91%) CISA
7 5 (0.91%) PMP
7 5 (0.91%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.72%) MCP
8 4 (0.72%) MCSA
8 4 (0.72%) CCNP
8 4 (0.72%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.36%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.36%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.62%) QA
2 15 (2.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.54%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.18%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (3.44%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.99%) Hyper-V
3 10 (1.81%) XenApp
4 9 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.72%) Docker
5 4 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (0.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (0.54%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.18%) vSphere
7 1 (0.18%) Varnish
7 1 (0.18%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (1.63%) SCCM
2 7 (1.27%) Puppet
3 6 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (0.54%) EdgeSight
6 2 (0.36%) Mesos
6 2 (0.36%) Nagios
7 1 (0.18%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.18%) Ansible
7 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.18%) TeamSite
7 1 (0.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 37 (6.70%) Oracle
2 36 (6.52%) Adobe
3 32 (5.80%) Google
4 25 (4.53%) Apple
5 23 (4.17%) Microsoft
6 16 (2.90%) VMware
7 15 (2.72%) Citrix
8 12 (2.17%) Cisco
8 12 (2.17%) Tableau
9 11 (1.99%) Salesforce.com
10 10 (1.81%) HP
11 9 (1.63%) ServiceNow
12 8 (1.45%) Hyperion
13 7 (1.27%) CheckPoint
13 7 (1.27%) Eloqua
13 7 (1.27%) Zend
14 6 (1.09%) Aprimo
15 5 (0.91%) ExactTarget
15 5 (0.91%) Bloomberg
16 4 (0.72%) Reuters
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £290 - £300 per week
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venn Group
Rate: £300 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £575 - £600 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £350 to £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £550 - £635 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
PCR
Rate: £400 - £490 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £120 - £170 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + negotiable
Posted: 10 days ago
West London
Amsys
Rate: Unspecified negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Hanger Lane, West London
River Island
Rate: Competitive Salary
Posted: 20 days ago
Hanger Lane, West London
River Island
Rate: Competitive Rate
Posted: 20 days ago