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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Publishing
Rank 95 141 171
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +30
Contract jobs citing Publishing 194 90 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.97% 1.05% 0.82%
As % of the General category 5.86% 3.03% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 51 26
Average daily rate
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£450 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+28.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 14
Average hourly rate £18.15 £17.50 £17.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.68% -2.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.66 £16.30 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.58 £20.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
3313 2974 3074
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.68% 34.85% 37.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1835 1540 1355
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 112 203
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.33 £23.66
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.95% -9.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 +31 94 £490 +36.11% 6
Surrey 0 27 £350 +7.69% 5
East Sussex - 20 £305 - 1
Hampshire -14 17 £325 -5.10% 2
Berkshire -17 17 £250 -35.48% 5
Buckinghamshire -19 5 £288 - 1
Kent - 5 - - 4
West Sussex -4 3 £375 +18.11% 3
Middlesex -2 1 £450 +28.57%
Publishing
England

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 85 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (27.00%) XML
3 59 (19.67%) XSLT
4 49 (16.33%) Oracle
5 48 (16.00%) Java
6 40 (13.33%) Project Management
7 39 (13.00%) Scrum
8 38 (12.67%) CMS
9 37 (12.33%) HTML
9 37 (12.33%) CSS
10 34 (11.33%) Internet
10 34 (11.33%) XQuery
10 34 (11.33%) Content Management
11 32 (10.67%) Workflow
12 31 (10.33%) Degree
13 30 (10.00%) Microsoft
14 29 (9.67%) .NET
15 28 (9.33%) JavaScript
15 28 (9.33%) Python
16 27 (9.00%) MS Excel
16 27 (9.00%) SQL
16 27 (9.00%) Security Cleared
17 25 (8.33%) User Stories
17 25 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
17 25 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
18 24 (8.00%) SC Cleared
19 23 (7.67%) Business Analysis
19 23 (7.67%) Web Services
20 22 (7.33%) SOA
20 22 (7.33%) MS Office

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 38 (12.67%) CMS
2 20 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 14 (4.67%) WebLogic
4 12 (4.00%) IIS
4 12 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 10 (3.33%) Apache
6 9 (3.00%) Tomcat
6 9 (3.00%) Alfresco
7 8 (2.67%) Lync
8 7 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (1.67%) Documentum
10 4 (1.33%) WordPress
10 4 (1.33%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (1.33%) WebSphere
10 4 (1.33%) Liferay
11 3 (1.00%) Moodle
11 3 (1.00%) Adobe CQ
11 3 (1.00%) Drupal
11 3 (1.00%) WebSphere Portal
11 3 (1.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 27 (9.00%) MS Excel
2 22 (7.33%) MS Office
3 18 (6.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (3.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 8 (2.67%) MS Project
6 5 (1.67%) Photoshop
7 3 (1.00%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.67%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.33%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 14 (4.67%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (1.67%) SAP SD
3 2 (0.67%) SmartPlant
4 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.33%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.33%) SaaS
2 1 (0.33%) Office 365
2 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (11.33%) Internet
2 19 (6.33%) Intranet
3 3 (1.00%) FTP
4 2 (0.67%) SMTP
4 2 (0.67%) SAN
4 2 (0.67%) DMZ
4 2 (0.67%) SSH
4 2 (0.67%) Network Security
4 2 (0.67%) NAS
5 1 (0.33%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.33%) MPLS
5 1 (0.33%) Wireless
5 1 (0.33%) DHCP
5 1 (0.33%) VPN
5 1 (0.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.67%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (4.33%) SQL Server
3 12 (4.00%) QlikView
4 11 (3.67%) MySQL
4 11 (3.67%) Oracle Database
5 9 (3.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (2.67%) MarkLogic
7 7 (2.33%) IDOL
8 6 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.33%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.33%) Big Data
10 3 (1.00%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.00%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (1.00%) HPCC
10 3 (1.00%) Pentaho
11 2 (0.67%) MS Access
11 2 (0.67%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.67%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.33%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 18 (6.00%) Maven
1 18 (6.00%) Git (software)
2 16 (5.33%) Jenkins
2 16 (5.33%) Visual Studio
3 9 (3.00%) Ant
3 9 (3.00%) Axure RP
4 8 (2.67%) JUnit
4 8 (2.67%) JIRA
4 8 (2.67%) Subversion
5 7 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (2.00%) Robotium
6 6 (2.00%) Artifactory
6 6 (2.00%) Appium
6 6 (2.00%) Mockito
7 4 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.33%) Selenium
8 1 (0.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 14 (4.67%) Legal
2 13 (4.33%) Finance
3 12 (4.00%) German Language
4 8 (2.67%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.67%) Marketing
6 3 (1.00%) Dutch Language
6 3 (1.00%) Games
7 2 (0.67%) Advertising
7 2 (0.67%) Law
7 2 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.67%) Back Office
7 2 (0.67%) French Language
7 2 (0.67%) Retail
7 2 (0.67%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.33%) Online Betting
8 1 (0.33%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 94 (31.33%) Developer
2 47 (15.67%) Analyst
3 38 (12.67%) Project Manager
4 32 (10.67%) Business Analyst
5 27 (9.00%) Java Developer
6 16 (5.33%) Software Engineer
7 14 (4.67%) Architect
7 14 (4.67%) Lead Developer
7 14 (4.67%) Java Software Engineer
8 13 (4.33%) Agile Business Analyst
9 12 (4.00%) Content Editor
10 11 (3.67%) Consultant
11 10 (3.33%) Lead Software Engineer
11 10 (3.33%) QlikView Developer
12 9 (3.00%) Senior Developer
12 9 (3.00%) Technical Analyst
13 8 (2.67%) Technical Business Analyst
13 8 (2.67%) CMS Developer
14 7 (2.33%) SharePoint Developer
14 7 (2.33%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (27.00%) XML
2 59 (19.67%) XSLT
3 37 (12.33%) HTML
3 37 (12.33%) CSS
4 29 (9.67%) .NET
5 23 (7.67%) Web Services
6 22 (7.33%) ASP.NET
7 19 (6.33%) jQuery
8 18 (6.00%) HTML5
8 18 (6.00%) Spring
8 18 (6.00%) Ajax
9 15 (5.00%) JSON
9 15 (5.00%) CSS3
10 14 (4.67%) Oracle Fusion
11 13 (4.33%) Oracle ADF
11 13 (4.33%) J2EE
12 11 (3.67%) Hibernate
12 11 (3.67%) Middleware
13 9 (3.00%) EJB
13 9 (3.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.33%) User Experience
2 13 (4.33%) Digital Media
2 13 (4.33%) PKI
3 12 (4.00%) Data Structures
4 9 (3.00%) W3C
4 9 (3.00%) Web 2.0
5 7 (2.33%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.00%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.67%) E-Learning
7 5 (1.67%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.67%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.33%) Open Source
8 4 (1.33%) Social Media
8 4 (1.33%) Smartphone
9 3 (1.00%) Taxonomies
9 3 (1.00%) Copywriting
9 3 (1.00%) Data Conversion
9 3 (1.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 17 (5.67%) Windows
2 15 (5.00%) Android
3 13 (4.33%) Linux
4 9 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (3.00%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.67%) UNIX
6 4 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.00%) Solaris
8 2 (0.67%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (13.33%) Project Management
3 39 (13.00%) Scrum
4 34 (11.33%) Content Management
5 32 (10.67%) Workflow
6 25 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 25 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 25 (8.33%) User Stories
7 23 (7.67%) Business Analysis
8 22 (7.33%) SOA
9 21 (7.00%) PRINCE2
9 21 (7.00%) Software Engineering
9 21 (7.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 20 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (6.67%) Kanban
11 19 (6.33%) TDD
12 17 (5.67%) Data Modelling
13 15 (5.00%) OOP
14 14 (4.67%) Process Management
14 14 (4.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 48 (16.00%) Java
2 34 (11.33%) XQuery
3 28 (9.33%) Python
3 28 (9.33%) JavaScript
4 27 (9.00%) SQL
5 13 (4.33%) XPath
6 10 (3.33%) C#
7 8 (2.67%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.33%) PHP
9 3 (1.00%) VBA
10 2 (0.67%) VC++
10 2 (0.67%) Perl
10 2 (0.67%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 1 (0.33%) C
11 1 (0.33%) VBScript
11 1 (0.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (10.33%) Degree
2 27 (9.00%) Security Cleared
3 24 (8.00%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.67%) ISEB
5 7 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (2.00%) CISSP
7 5 (1.67%) CISA
7 5 (1.67%) CISM
7 5 (1.67%) CRISC
8 3 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.67%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.67%) QA
2 5 (1.67%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.00%) Varnish
3 2 (0.67%) Terminal Services
3 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.33%) XenApp
4 1 (0.33%) XenServer
4 1 (0.33%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.33%) Veritas File System
4 1 (0.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (4.33%) Oracle Identity Management
2 5 (1.67%) Puppet
3 2 (0.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.33%) SCCM
4 1 (0.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 49 (16.33%) Oracle
2 30 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (4.67%) Adobe
4 10 (3.33%) SAP
5 9 (3.00%) Red Hat
5 9 (3.00%) Open Text
5 9 (3.00%) RedDot
5 9 (3.00%) Google
6 6 (2.00%) Capita
7 4 (1.33%) Syclo
8 3 (1.00%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.00%) Lotus
8 3 (1.00%) VMware
8 3 (1.00%) Vignette
8 3 (1.00%) Sun
9 2 (0.67%) HP
9 2 (0.67%) Citrix
9 2 (0.67%) IBM
9 2 (0.67%) Informatica
9 2 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
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