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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Publishing
Rank 18 34 28
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -6
Contract jobs citing Publishing 63 16 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 8.18% 3.09% 4.28%
As % of the General category 30.43% 14.81% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 9 16
Average daily rate
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£425 £358 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.88% -3.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £246 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £388 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £313 £350
% change year-on-year
+28.00% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+65.00% +14.28%
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
207 108 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 26.88% 20.85% 34.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 75 127
Average daily rate £425 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £291 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Average hourly rate £16.83 £50.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.35% +150.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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
Oxford +8 28 £425 +26.86% 4
Abingdon -1 1 - -
Kidlington -8 1 £393 -
Publishing
South East

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 35 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (24.11%) Project Management
3 23 (20.54%) Degree
4 22 (19.64%) PRINCE2
5 21 (18.75%) Oracle
6 20 (17.86%) Finance
7 19 (16.96%) Java
8 17 (15.18%) Amazon AWS
9 16 (14.29%) E-Commerce
9 16 (14.29%) MS Office
10 15 (13.39%) Web Services
10 15 (13.39%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (13.39%) Business Analysis
10 15 (13.39%) Waterfall
11 14 (12.50%) XML
11 14 (12.50%) HTML
12 12 (10.71%) ITIL
12 12 (10.71%) MS Excel
12 12 (10.71%) PMP
12 12 (10.71%) PMI Certification
12 12 (10.71%) Project Planning
13 11 (9.82%) Web Development
13 11 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (9.82%) Microsoft
13 11 (9.82%) Linux
13 11 (9.82%) TDD
13 11 (9.82%) Change Management
14 10 (8.93%) SQL
14 10 (8.93%) JSON
15 9 (8.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 8 (7.14%) JBoss
1 8 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 6 (5.36%) Confluence
3 5 (4.46%) CMS
4 4 (3.57%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.57%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.68%) Alfresco
5 3 (2.68%) Node.js
6 2 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (14.29%) MS Office
2 12 (10.71%) MS Excel
3 9 (8.04%) MS Project
4 6 (5.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (2.68%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Magento
2 1 (0.89%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 17 (15.18%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.46%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (3.57%) SaaS
4 2 (1.79%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (1.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (1.79%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.46%) Intranet
1 5 (4.46%) Network Security
2 4 (3.57%) HTTP
3 1 (0.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (4.46%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.57%) MySQL
4 2 (1.79%) Redis
5 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.89%) SSDT
5 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (7.14%) JIRA
2 6 (5.36%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.46%) JUnit
3 5 (4.46%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.68%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.89%) Mockito
5 1 (0.89%) Selenium
General
1 20 (17.86%) Finance
2 6 (5.36%) Multimedia
3 1 (0.89%) Marketing
3 1 (0.89%) Advertising
3 1 (0.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (27.68%) Project Manager
2 26 (23.21%) Analyst
3 18 (16.07%) Business Analyst
4 16 (14.29%) Developer
5 13 (11.61%) Senior Manager
6 12 (10.71%) Architect
6 12 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
6 12 (10.71%) Senior Project Manager
7 11 (9.82%) Service Manager
8 10 (8.93%) Java Developer
9 7 (6.25%) Data Analyst
10 6 (5.36%) Agile Project Manager
11 5 (4.46%) DevOps Engineer
12 4 (3.57%) Technical Analyst
13 3 (2.68%) Development Manager
13 3 (2.68%) Programme Manager
13 3 (2.68%) Senior Development Manager
13 3 (2.68%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 3 (2.68%) Technical Business Analyst
13 3 (2.68%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.39%) Web Services
2 14 (12.50%) XML
2 14 (12.50%) HTML
3 10 (8.93%) JSON
4 9 (8.04%) Spring
5 8 (7.14%) AngularJS
6 7 (6.25%) jQuery
7 6 (5.36%) HTML5
8 5 (4.46%) REST
8 5 (4.46%) CSS
8 5 (4.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (3.57%) RESTful
9 4 (3.57%) JDBC
9 4 (3.57%) Java EE
9 4 (3.57%) CSS3
10 3 (2.68%) Oracle Fusion
10 3 (2.68%) Middleware
10 3 (2.68%) J2EE
10 3 (2.68%) Sass
11 2 (1.79%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.14%) PMI
2 8 (7.14%) Digital Media
3 3 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.79%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.79%) New Media
4 2 (1.79%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.89%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.89%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.82%) Linux
2 3 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (24.11%) Project Management
3 22 (19.64%) PRINCE2
4 16 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 15 (13.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (13.39%) Business Analysis
5 15 (13.39%) Waterfall
6 12 (10.71%) Project Planning
6 12 (10.71%) ITIL
7 11 (9.82%) Change Management
7 11 (9.82%) Web Development
7 11 (9.82%) TDD
8 9 (8.04%) Service Delivery
9 8 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (7.14%) TOGAF
9 8 (7.14%) BDD
9 8 (7.14%) Financial Modelling
10 7 (6.25%) SDLC
10 7 (6.25%) Data Modelling
11 6 (5.36%) UML
Programming Languages
1 19 (16.96%) Java
2 10 (8.93%) SQL
3 9 (8.04%) JavaScript
4 8 (7.14%) C
5 4 (3.57%) VBA
6 3 (2.68%) PHP
7 1 (0.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (20.54%) Degree
2 12 (10.71%) PMP
2 12 (10.71%) PMI Certification
3 9 (8.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (2.68%) ISEB
5 2 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.68%) QA
2 1 (0.89%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (1.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (4.46%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (18.75%) Oracle
2 11 (9.82%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.36%) Adobe
4 3 (2.68%) Progress
4 3 (2.68%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.89%) HP
5 1 (0.89%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (0.89%) Siebel