The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Publishing
Rank 27 31 24
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs citing Publishing 50 21 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.43% 4.12% 6.46%
As % of the General category 28.57% 16.54% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 9 14
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£450 £335 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.32% -1.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £225 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £415 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £336 £325
% change year-on-year
+18.95% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £15.25 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+44.26% -6.15%
Publishing
South East

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

General Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
175 127 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 22.49% 24.90% 27.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 75 72
Average daily rate £412 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 10
Average hourly rate £19.00 £35.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.71% +42.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -1.88%

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Publishing Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Publishing
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Publishing Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Publishing
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Publishing across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Publishing Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Publishing
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Publishing Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Publishing
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Publishing within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
(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
Oxford 0 24 £450 +26.76% 5
Abingdon - 2 - -
Kidlington -7 1 £530 -
Publishing
South East

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 43 (40.19%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (28.04%) Project Management
3 28 (26.17%) Degree
4 24 (22.43%) Oracle
5 23 (21.50%) MS Office
6 22 (20.56%) Waterfall
7 21 (19.63%) PRINCE2
8 20 (18.69%) Business Analysis
9 19 (17.76%) Finance
10 18 (16.82%) Java
11 17 (15.89%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (14.95%) XML
13 15 (14.02%) MS Excel
13 15 (14.02%) Microsoft
13 15 (14.02%) Project Planning
13 15 (14.02%) Amazon AWS
14 13 (12.15%) Change Management
15 12 (11.21%) TDD
15 12 (11.21%) Linux
15 12 (11.21%) Web Services
15 12 (11.21%) WebLogic
15 12 (11.21%) MS PowerPoint
15 12 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (10.28%) Digital Media
16 11 (10.28%) Software Engineering
16 11 (10.28%) Oracle Fusion
16 11 (10.28%) SOA
16 11 (10.28%) PMP
16 11 (10.28%) PMI Certification
17 10 (9.35%) UML

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 12 (11.21%) WebLogic
2 8 (7.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (4.67%) CMS
3 5 (4.67%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.74%) JBoss
4 4 (3.74%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.80%) Alfresco
5 3 (2.80%) Confluence
6 2 (1.87%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.93%) Lync
7 1 (0.93%) Apache
7 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 23 (21.50%) MS Office
2 15 (14.02%) MS Excel
3 12 (11.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (7.48%) MS Project
5 5 (4.67%) MS Visio
6 3 (2.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.93%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (7.48%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.93%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.02%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.61%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (1.87%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.87%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.67%) Network Security
2 1 (0.93%) WebEx
2 1 (0.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.48%) Oracle BI EE
2 7 (6.54%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.93%) SSDT
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.93%) MySQL
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (4.67%) JIRA
2 4 (3.74%) JUnit
3 3 (2.80%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.87%) Maven
5 1 (0.93%) Selenium
5 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.93%) Ant
General
1 19 (17.76%) Finance
2 7 (6.54%) German Language
3 4 (3.74%) Advertising
4 3 (2.80%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.93%) Marketing
5 1 (0.93%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (28.97%) Analyst
2 29 (27.10%) Project Manager
3 25 (23.36%) Business Analyst
4 18 (16.82%) Developer
5 12 (11.21%) Java Developer
6 10 (9.35%) Senior Manager
7 9 (8.41%) Software Engineer
7 9 (8.41%) Senior Project Manager
8 8 (7.48%) Lead Developer
9 7 (6.54%) Data Analyst
9 7 (6.54%) Java Software Engineer
9 7 (6.54%) Architect
9 7 (6.54%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (6.54%) Lead Software Engineer
10 6 (5.61%) Agile Project Manager
10 6 (5.61%) Service Manager
10 6 (5.61%) DevOps Engineer
11 5 (4.67%) Technical Analyst
11 5 (4.67%) Technical Business Analyst
12 4 (3.74%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.95%) XML
2 12 (11.21%) Web Services
3 11 (10.28%) Oracle Fusion
4 8 (7.48%) Oracle ADF
4 8 (7.48%) XSLT
5 7 (6.54%) Spring
6 6 (5.61%) HTML
7 5 (4.67%) JSON
7 5 (4.67%) Middleware
7 5 (4.67%) REST
8 3 (2.80%) HTML5
8 3 (2.80%) EJB
9 2 (1.87%) Java EE
9 2 (1.87%) Apache Flex
10 1 (0.93%) EJB 3.0
10 1 (0.93%) RESTful
10 1 (0.93%) CSS3
10 1 (0.93%) CSS
10 1 (0.93%) SOAP
10 1 (0.93%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.28%) Digital Media
3 8 (7.48%) PMI
4 4 (3.74%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.80%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.93%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.93%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.93%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.21%) Linux
2 4 (3.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (40.19%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (28.04%) Project Management
3 22 (20.56%) Waterfall
4 21 (19.63%) PRINCE2
5 20 (18.69%) Business Analysis
6 17 (15.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (14.02%) Project Planning
8 13 (12.15%) Change Management
9 12 (11.21%) TDD
10 11 (10.28%) Software Engineering
10 11 (10.28%) SOA
11 10 (9.35%) UML
11 10 (9.35%) User Stories
12 9 (8.41%) E-Commerce
13 8 (7.48%) Financial Modelling
14 7 (6.54%) Scrum
14 7 (6.54%) Migration
14 7 (6.54%) Data Analysis
15 6 (5.61%) Data Modelling
15 6 (5.61%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 18 (16.82%) Java
2 8 (7.48%) XQuery
2 8 (7.48%) XPath
2 8 (7.48%) C
3 5 (4.67%) SQL
4 1 (0.93%) VB
4 1 (0.93%) VBA
4 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.93%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 28 (26.17%) Degree
2 11 (10.28%) PMP
2 11 (10.28%) PMI Certification
3 9 (8.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 8 (7.48%) ISEB
5 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.93%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.87%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (7.48%) Oracle Identity Management
2 6 (5.61%) Puppet
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 24 (22.43%) Oracle
2 15 (14.02%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.74%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.80%) Adobe
5 2 (1.87%) SAP
5 2 (1.87%) Siebel
6 1 (0.93%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.93%) HP
6 1 (0.93%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.93%) Nintex
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Stott & May
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago