The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 31 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Publishing
Rank 20 20 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing Publishing 27 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 7.14% 4.72% 6.40%
As % of the General category 32.14% 25.00% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 7 8
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£418 £388 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.74% +32.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £250 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £586 £443 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £323
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +12.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £15.97 £17.69
% change year-on-year
+36.19% -9.72%
Publishing
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

General Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
84 40 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 22.22% 18.87% 17.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 20 33
Average daily rate £415 £350 £455
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £176 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.68 £22.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+3.06% -20.00%

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Publishing across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Publishing Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Publishing
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Publishing across the Oxford region.

Publishing Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Publishing
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Publishing across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Publishing Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Publishing
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Publishing across the Oxford region.

Publishing Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 44 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (30.21%) Oracle
3 24 (25.00%) Project Management
4 22 (22.92%) Degree
5 21 (21.88%) Java
5 21 (21.88%) PRINCE2
6 20 (20.83%) XML
6 20 (20.83%) Business Analysis
7 18 (18.75%) MS Office
8 17 (17.71%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (16.67%) User Stories
10 15 (15.63%) Waterfall
11 13 (13.54%) TDD
11 13 (13.54%) Software Engineering
11 13 (13.54%) WebLogic
11 13 (13.54%) Data Modelling
11 13 (13.54%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (13.54%) Oracle BPM
12 12 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
12 12 (12.50%) Digital Media
12 12 (12.50%) SOA
12 12 (12.50%) Change Management
12 12 (12.50%) Scrum
12 12 (12.50%) Finance
12 12 (12.50%) Oracle ADF
13 11 (11.46%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (11.46%) Microsoft
13 11 (11.46%) XQuery
13 11 (11.46%) XSLT
13 11 (11.46%) MS Excel

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 13 (13.54%) WebLogic
2 11 (11.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 10 (10.42%) CMS
4 6 (6.25%) Tomcat
5 5 (5.21%) Alfresco
5 5 (5.21%) Apache
6 1 (1.04%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.04%) JBoss
6 1 (1.04%) Confluence
6 1 (1.04%) Lync
6 1 (1.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (18.75%) MS Office
2 11 (11.46%) MS Excel
3 9 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (7.29%) MS Project
5 4 (4.17%) MS Visio
6 2 (2.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 13 (13.54%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.21%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.04%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.04%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.13%) Internet
2 2 (2.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (5.21%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (5.21%) MySQL
2 5 (5.21%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.17%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (3.13%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.13%) Big Data
4 3 (3.13%) HPCC
5 2 (2.08%) Pentaho
6 1 (1.04%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (6.25%) Maven
2 5 (5.21%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.17%) JIRA
4 3 (3.13%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.04%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.04%) Ant
5 1 (1.04%) JUnit
General
1 12 (12.50%) Finance
2 5 (5.21%) German Language
3 3 (3.13%) Advertising
4 2 (2.08%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.04%) Law
5 1 (1.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (32.29%) Analyst
2 27 (28.13%) Business Analyst
3 25 (26.04%) Developer
4 23 (23.96%) Project Manager
5 15 (15.63%) Java Developer
6 12 (12.50%) Software Engineer
6 12 (12.50%) Lead Developer
7 10 (10.42%) Java Software Engineer
7 10 (10.42%) Lead Software Engineer
8 9 (9.38%) Agile Business Analyst
9 8 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
9 8 (8.33%) Senior Manager
10 7 (7.29%) Technical Business Analyst
11 6 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
11 6 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (6.25%) Architect
11 6 (6.25%) Agile Project Manager
12 5 (5.21%) DevOps Engineer
13 4 (4.17%) OBIEE Developer
13 4 (4.17%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (20.83%) XML
2 12 (12.50%) Oracle ADF
2 12 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
3 11 (11.46%) XSLT
4 10 (10.42%) HTML
5 7 (7.29%) CSS
5 7 (7.29%) Spring
5 7 (7.29%) JSON
6 6 (6.25%) HTML5
6 6 (6.25%) EJB
6 6 (6.25%) Web Services
7 5 (5.21%) Hibernate
7 5 (5.21%) SOAP
7 5 (5.21%) EJB 3.0
7 5 (5.21%) CSS3
7 5 (5.21%) RESTful
8 3 (3.13%) Java EE
9 2 (2.08%) Middleware
9 2 (2.08%) Apache Flex
9 2 (2.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.71%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (12.50%) Digital Media
3 7 (7.29%) PMI
4 4 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.08%) Data Conversion
6 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.29%) Linux
2 5 (5.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.08%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (25.00%) Project Management
3 21 (21.88%) PRINCE2
4 20 (20.83%) Business Analysis
5 16 (16.67%) User Stories
6 15 (15.63%) Waterfall
7 13 (13.54%) Software Engineering
7 13 (13.54%) Data Modelling
7 13 (13.54%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (13.54%) TDD
8 12 (12.50%) Change Management
8 12 (12.50%) SOA
8 12 (12.50%) Scrum
9 11 (11.46%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (9.38%) Project Planning
11 8 (8.33%) Workflow
11 8 (8.33%) UML
12 7 (7.29%) Financial Modelling
13 6 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (21.88%) Java
2 11 (11.46%) XQuery
2 11 (11.46%) XPath
3 7 (7.29%) C
4 2 (2.08%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.08%) SQL
5 1 (1.04%) VB
5 1 (1.04%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 22 (22.92%) Degree
2 9 (9.38%) ISEB
3 7 (7.29%) PMP
3 7 (7.29%) PMI Certification
3 7 (7.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (5.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.08%) AWS Certification
Systems Management
1 11 (11.46%) Oracle Identity Management
2 5 (5.21%) Puppet
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 29 (30.21%) Oracle
2 11 (11.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.21%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.08%) Adobe
4 2 (2.08%) Siebel
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