The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Publishing
Rank 168 169 169
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing Publishing 91 67 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.99% 0.74% 0.85%
As % of the General category 2.86% 2.10% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 31 34
Average daily rate
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£425 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £158 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £420 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £303 £350
% change year-on-year
+29.75% -13.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 15 8
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+65.00% +14.28%
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 South East region.

General Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3183 3186 3000
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 34.48% 35.06% 35.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1732 1703 1444
Average daily rate £400 £363 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 115 153
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £23.21
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.81 £51.00 £40.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -6.12%

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Publishing Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Publishing
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Publishing Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Publishing
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Publishing across the South East region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Publishing Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Publishing
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Publishing Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Publishing
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Publishing within the South East region over the 3 months to 2 July 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
Oxfordshire +14 63 £425 +18.46% 8
Surrey -11 13 £280 +40.00% 19
Hampshire +2 7 £349 +16.25% 14
Berkshire +4 5 £480 +6.66% 2
East Sussex -8 1 £315 - 2
Buckinghamshire -9 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Publishing
England

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 50 (22.94%) XML
1 50 (22.94%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (15.60%) Project Management
3 31 (14.22%) Internet
3 31 (14.22%) Java
3 31 (14.22%) Finance
3 31 (14.22%) Degree
4 30 (13.76%) HTML
5 29 (13.30%) XSLT
6 25 (11.47%) MS Excel
6 25 (11.47%) JavaScript
6 25 (11.47%) Microsoft
7 24 (11.01%) PRINCE2
8 23 (10.55%) Python
8 23 (10.55%) Oracle
8 23 (10.55%) MS Office
9 21 (9.63%) SQL
10 20 (9.17%) Web Services
10 20 (9.17%) CSS
10 20 (9.17%) QA
11 19 (8.72%) Waterfall
11 19 (8.72%) JUnit
11 19 (8.72%) E-Commerce
12 18 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
12 18 (8.26%) Content Management
12 18 (8.26%) jQuery
12 18 (8.26%) Git (software)
13 17 (7.80%) Security Cleared
13 17 (7.80%) Amazon AWS
13 17 (7.80%) Web Development

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 15 (6.88%) CMS
2 11 (5.05%) Tomcat
3 10 (4.59%) SharePoint
4 8 (3.67%) JBoss
5 6 (2.75%) Confluence
6 5 (2.29%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (1.83%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.83%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.38%) IIS
8 3 (1.38%) Node.js
8 3 (1.38%) Alfresco
9 2 (0.92%) WordPress
9 2 (0.92%) Jetty
9 2 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.46%) Drupal
10 1 (0.46%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.46%) Moodle
Applications
1 25 (11.47%) MS Excel
2 23 (10.55%) MS Office
3 12 (5.50%) MS Project
4 11 (5.05%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (4.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (2.29%) MS Visio
7 3 (1.38%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.46%) RoboHelp
8 1 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.46%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (0.92%) Magento
2 1 (0.46%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.46%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.80%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.29%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (1.83%) SaaS
4 2 (0.92%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (0.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (0.92%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.46%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (14.22%) Internet
2 15 (6.88%) Intranet
3 5 (2.29%) HTTP
3 5 (2.29%) Network Security
4 3 (1.38%) FTP
5 2 (0.92%) SAN
5 2 (0.92%) NAS
5 2 (0.92%) SSH
6 1 (0.46%) MPLS
6 1 (0.46%) DMZ
6 1 (0.46%) ATM
6 1 (0.46%) LAN
6 1 (0.46%) SDH
6 1 (0.46%) WAN
6 1 (0.46%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.96%) MarkLogic
2 9 (4.13%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.13%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (3.21%) Oracle BI EE
3 7 (3.21%) MySQL
4 5 (2.29%) Data Mining
5 3 (1.38%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.92%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.92%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.92%) Redis
7 1 (0.46%) Big Data
7 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.46%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.46%) SSDT
7 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.46%) QlikView
7 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 19 (8.72%) JUnit
2 18 (8.26%) Git (software)
3 13 (5.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (5.05%) Jenkins
4 11 (5.05%) Visual Studio
5 10 (4.59%) Subversion
6 8 (3.67%) Maven
6 8 (3.67%) JIRA
6 8 (3.67%) Ant
7 6 (2.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (1.83%) Mockito
9 3 (1.38%) Axure RP
9 3 (1.38%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.38%) Robotium
9 3 (1.38%) Artifactory
9 3 (1.38%) Appium
10 2 (0.92%) Dreamweaver
10 2 (0.92%) Xcode
11 1 (0.46%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.46%) Selenium
General
1 31 (14.22%) Finance
2 13 (5.96%) Legal
3 6 (2.75%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.75%) Multimedia
4 5 (2.29%) Advertising
4 5 (2.29%) Marketing
5 3 (1.38%) Banking
5 3 (1.38%) Law
6 1 (0.46%) Billing
6 1 (0.46%) Retail
6 1 (0.46%) Automotive
6 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.46%) Back Office
6 1 (0.46%) Electronics
6 1 (0.46%) Czech Language
6 1 (0.46%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.46%) French Language
6 1 (0.46%) German Language
6 1 (0.46%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.46%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 55 (25.23%) Developer
2 41 (18.81%) Analyst
3 39 (17.89%) Project Manager
4 21 (9.63%) Business Analyst
5 13 (5.96%) Architect
5 13 (5.96%) Solutions Architect
5 13 (5.96%) Senior Manager
5 13 (5.96%) Java Developer
6 12 (5.50%) Senior Project Manager
7 11 (5.05%) Service Manager
7 11 (5.05%) Web Developer
8 9 (4.13%) Senior Developer
9 7 (3.21%) Data Analyst
9 7 (3.21%) Agile Project Manager
10 6 (2.75%) Technical Analyst
11 5 (2.29%) Senior SharePoint Developer
11 5 (2.29%) Android Developer
11 5 (2.29%) SharePoint Developer
11 5 (2.29%) DevOps Engineer
12 4 (1.83%) Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (22.94%) XML
2 30 (13.76%) HTML
3 29 (13.30%) XSLT
4 20 (9.17%) CSS
4 20 (9.17%) Web Services
5 18 (8.26%) jQuery
6 14 (6.42%) JSON
7 12 (5.50%) Spring
8 11 (5.05%) .NET
8 11 (5.05%) ASP.NET
8 11 (5.05%) REST
8 11 (5.05%) AngularJS
9 10 (4.59%) Ajax
10 9 (4.13%) HTML5
11 8 (3.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (3.67%) Android SDK
12 6 (2.75%) Android NDK
12 6 (2.75%) JNI
13 5 (2.29%) Java EE
13 5 (2.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.59%) Digital Media
3 8 (3.67%) User Experience
3 8 (3.67%) PMI
4 6 (2.75%) PKI
4 6 (2.75%) Visualisation
5 4 (1.83%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.83%) W3C
6 3 (1.38%) Web 2.0
6 3 (1.38%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.38%) New Media
6 3 (1.38%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.92%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (0.92%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (0.92%) Data Extraction
7 2 (0.92%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.92%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.92%) E-Learning
7 2 (0.92%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.42%) Linux
2 10 (4.59%) Android
3 8 (3.67%) Windows
4 5 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.38%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.38%) UNIX
5 3 (1.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.92%) Solaris
6 2 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.46%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (0.46%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.46%) BlackBerry OS
7 1 (0.46%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.46%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (22.94%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (15.60%) Project Management
3 24 (11.01%) PRINCE2
4 19 (8.72%) E-Commerce
4 19 (8.72%) Waterfall
5 18 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (8.26%) Content Management
6 17 (7.80%) Business Analysis
6 17 (7.80%) Web Development
7 16 (7.34%) Change Management
8 15 (6.88%) TDD
8 15 (6.88%) User Acceptance Testing
8 15 (6.88%) Content Analysis
9 14 (6.42%) Project Planning
10 13 (5.96%) ITIL
11 12 (5.50%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (5.50%) User Stories
12 11 (5.05%) Service Management
12 11 (5.05%) Migration
13 10 (4.59%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 31 (14.22%) Java
2 25 (11.47%) JavaScript
3 23 (10.55%) Python
4 21 (9.63%) SQL
5 17 (7.80%) XQuery
6 9 (4.13%) C
7 8 (3.67%) C#
8 7 (3.21%) PHP
9 5 (2.29%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.83%) VBA
11 3 (1.38%) XPath
12 2 (0.92%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.46%) Groovy
13 1 (0.46%) Scala
13 1 (0.46%) JPQL
13 1 (0.46%) HQL
13 1 (0.46%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.46%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (14.22%) Degree
2 17 (7.80%) Security Cleared
3 16 (7.34%) SC Cleared
4 12 (5.50%) PMP
4 12 (5.50%) PMI Certification
5 9 (4.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (2.29%) ISEB
7 3 (1.38%) HNC
8 2 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.46%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.46%) MCP
9 1 (0.46%) MCSE
9 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.46%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.17%) QA
2 1 (0.46%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.46%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (0.92%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.92%) Terminal Services
1 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (0.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (0.92%) Docker
2 1 (0.46%) XenApp
2 1 (0.46%) Veritas File System
2 1 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.46%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (2.29%) Puppet
2 2 (0.92%) SCCM
3 1 (0.46%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.46%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.46%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 25 (11.47%) Microsoft
2 23 (10.55%) Oracle
3 11 (5.05%) Adobe
4 6 (2.75%) Google
5 5 (2.29%) Red Hat
5 5 (2.29%) SAP
6 4 (1.83%) Progress
7 3 (1.38%) OpenText
7 3 (1.38%) RedDot
7 3 (1.38%) HP
8 2 (0.92%) Citrix
8 2 (0.92%) Cognos
8 2 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.92%) Sun
8 2 (0.92%) Informatica
8 2 (0.92%) Veritas
8 2 (0.92%) Capita
8 2 (0.92%) FatWire
9 1 (0.46%) Zend
9 1 (0.46%) MobileIron
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