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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Publishing
Rank 17 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Contract jobs citing Publishing 48 42 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 12.60% 12.14% 7.25%
As % of the General category 48.98% 49.41% 31.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 42 14
Median daily rate £450 £450 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £321 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £520 £579
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £403 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +34.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £26.25 £15.72
% change year-on-year
-21.90% +67.03%
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
98 85 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 25.72% 24.57% 23.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 82 51
Median daily rate £438 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £36.00 £27.50 £22.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.90% +21.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.56 £27.50 £21.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £27.50 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing Publishing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 September 2016.

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 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Publishing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for Publishing.

1 52 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (52.63%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (46.05%) Web Services
4 33 (43.42%) Java
4 33 (43.42%) TDD
4 33 (43.42%) Scrum
5 30 (39.47%) JavaScript
6 28 (36.84%) JSON
7 27 (35.53%) HTML
7 27 (35.53%) Kanban
8 24 (31.58%) AngularJS
9 23 (30.26%) Open Source
10 22 (28.95%) NoSQL
11 21 (27.63%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (27.63%) Web Development
12 19 (25.00%) Spring
13 17 (22.37%) Pair Programming
13 17 (22.37%) PHP
13 17 (22.37%) CSS
13 17 (22.37%) Tomcat
13 17 (22.37%) Automation Testing
14 16 (21.05%) Node.js
14 16 (21.05%) CSS3
14 16 (21.05%) Sass
14 16 (21.05%) API Development
14 16 (21.05%) Magento
14 16 (21.05%) E-Commerce
14 16 (21.05%) WebLogic
15 15 (19.74%) JUnit
16 14 (18.42%) Linux

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (22.37%) Tomcat
2 16 (21.05%) WebLogic
3 10 (13.16%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (10.53%) JBoss
5 7 (9.21%) WebSphere
6 6 (7.89%) Apache
6 6 (7.89%) Apache Solr
6 6 (7.89%) Jetty
6 6 (7.89%) nginx
7 5 (6.58%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (2.63%) Confluence
9 1 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.32%) CMS
9 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
9 1 (1.32%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (21.05%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 40 (52.63%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (9.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (6.58%) Amazon S3
3 5 (6.58%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (5.26%) GitHub
5 1 (1.32%) Office 365
5 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) DNS
2 1 (1.32%) DHCP
2 1 (1.32%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.32%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.95%) NoSQL
2 11 (14.47%) MongoDB
3 5 (6.58%) Couchbase
4 4 (5.26%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.32%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (19.74%) JUnit
2 12 (15.79%) Cucumber
2 12 (15.79%) Maven
3 8 (10.53%) Selenium
4 7 (9.21%) Git (software)
5 6 (7.89%) Gradle
5 6 (7.89%) Jenkins
5 6 (7.89%) Subversion
6 5 (6.58%) Mockito
6 5 (6.58%) Spock
7 4 (5.26%) JIRA
8 2 (2.63%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (1.32%) Appium
9 1 (1.32%) Hudson
9 1 (1.32%) Protractor
9 1 (1.32%) Robotium
9 1 (1.32%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.32%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.32%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.32%) Xcode
General
1 6 (7.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (47.37%) Developer
2 32 (42.11%) Agile Developer
2 32 (42.11%) AWS Developer
3 21 (27.63%) HTML Developer
3 21 (27.63%) JavaScript Developer
4 19 (25.00%) Java Developer
5 16 (21.05%) Agile Java Developer
5 16 (21.05%) E-Commerce Developer
5 16 (21.05%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
5 16 (21.05%) HTML CSS Developer
5 16 (21.05%) Magento Developer
5 16 (21.05%) Node.js Developer
5 16 (21.05%) PHP Developer
5 16 (21.05%) PHP Magento Developer
6 14 (18.42%) Analyst
7 11 (14.47%) Java Engineer
7 11 (14.47%) Java Software Engineer
7 11 (14.47%) Software Engineer
8 10 (13.16%) AWS Engineer
8 10 (13.16%) E-Commerce Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (46.05%) Web Services
2 28 (36.84%) JSON
3 27 (35.53%) HTML
4 24 (31.58%) AngularJS
5 19 (25.00%) Spring
6 17 (22.37%) CSS
7 16 (21.05%) CSS3
7 16 (21.05%) Node.js
7 16 (21.05%) Sass
8 12 (15.79%) RESTful
9 11 (14.47%) HTML5
10 8 (10.53%) .NET
10 8 (10.53%) XML
11 7 (9.21%) REST
12 6 (7.89%) Lucene
13 5 (6.58%) EJB
13 5 (6.58%) J2EE
13 5 (6.58%) JMS
14 2 (2.63%) Java EE
14 2 (2.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.95%) Data Centre
1 3 (3.95%) Social Network
2 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.63%) W3C
3 1 (1.32%) BYOD
3 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.32%) Semantic Web
3 1 (1.32%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.42%) Linux
2 5 (6.58%) Windows
3 3 (3.95%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.63%) Unix
4 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.32%) Android
5 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (43.42%) Scrum
2 33 (43.42%) TDD
3 27 (35.53%) Kanban
4 23 (30.26%) Open Source
5 21 (27.63%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (27.63%) Web Development
6 17 (22.37%) Automation Testing
6 17 (22.37%) Pair Programming
7 16 (21.05%) API Development
7 16 (21.05%) E-Commerce
8 11 (14.47%) Software Engineering
9 10 (13.16%) BDD
10 9 (11.84%) Content Enrichment
10 9 (11.84%) Migration
10 9 (11.84%) OWASP
11 8 (10.53%) Data Analysis
12 7 (9.21%) BPMN
13 6 (7.89%) Build Automation
14 4 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 33 (43.42%) Java
2 30 (39.47%) JavaScript
3 17 (22.37%) PHP
4 13 (17.11%) SQL
5 7 (9.21%) Python
5 7 (9.21%) Ruby
6 6 (7.89%) Bash Shell
6 6 (7.89%) C++
6 6 (7.89%) Scala
7 1 (1.32%) C#
7 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (7.89%) Degree
2 4 (5.26%) ISEB
3 3 (3.95%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.32%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.95%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.95%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.63%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.32%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) Puppet
1 1 (1.32%) SCCM
1 1 (1.32%) SCOM
1 1 (1.32%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (10.53%) Oracle
2 4 (5.26%) GoldenSource
2 4 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.63%) ForgeRock
3 2 (2.63%) Pega
3 2 (2.63%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.63%) Talend
4 1 (1.32%) Citrix
4 1 (1.32%) EMC
4 1 (1.32%) NetApp
4 1 (1.32%) VMware