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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Publishing
Rank 131 163 186
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +23
Contract jobs citing Publishing 113 68 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.23% 0.78% 0.74%
As % of the General category 3.66% 2.12% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 41 45
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£290 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £365 £318
% change year-on-year
-17.80% +14.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Average hourly rate £14.75 £20.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.04% +78.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.23 £18.03 £11.50
% change year-on-year
-15.51% +56.78%
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
3086 3213 3840
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.63% 36.89% 38.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1649 1646 1571
Average daily rate £375 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.13% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 113 142
Average hourly rate £21.12 £32.50 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.03% +27.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.75 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -29.20%

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 1 October 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Publishing across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Publishing Hourly Rate Histogram 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 1 October 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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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 +17 33 £438 +34.61% 17
Surrey +25 30 £248 -34.00% 13
Berkshire +13 23 £275 -25.67% 4
Hampshire -14 11 £300 -27.00% 6
Buckinghamshire +4 7 £290 -10.76% 1
East Sussex - 4 £300 -
West Sussex +6 1 £388 -8.82% 3
Middlesex +2 1 £290 +0.86%
Kent -3 1 - - 1
Isle of Wight - - - -
Publishing
England

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 43 (23.89%) XML
2 39 (21.67%) XSLT
3 37 (20.56%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (16.67%) Python
5 29 (16.11%) Project Management
6 26 (14.44%) Internet
7 24 (13.33%) XQuery
7 24 (13.33%) Scrum
8 21 (11.67%) QlikView
9 20 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
9 20 (11.11%) SQL
10 18 (10.00%) HTML
11 16 (8.89%) Kanban
11 16 (8.89%) Degree
12 14 (7.78%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (7.78%) CMS
12 14 (7.78%) Content Management
12 14 (7.78%) Java
12 14 (7.78%) Oracle
12 14 (7.78%) Microsoft
13 13 (7.22%) Business Analysis
13 13 (7.22%) Security Cleared
13 13 (7.22%) QA
14 12 (6.67%) SQL Server
14 12 (6.67%) Finance
15 11 (6.11%) Salesforce.com
15 11 (6.11%) MS Excel
15 11 (6.11%) CRM
15 11 (6.11%) Data Integration
15 11 (6.11%) SC Cleared

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 14 (7.78%) CMS
2 10 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.67%) Liferay
3 3 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.11%) Lync
4 2 (1.11%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.11%) Documentum
5 1 (0.56%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.56%) WordPress
5 1 (0.56%) Moodle
5 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.56%) Magnolia
Applications
1 11 (6.11%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.56%) MS Office
3 9 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (4.44%) MS Project
5 5 (2.78%) Photoshop
6 4 (2.22%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.56%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.56%) InDesign
8 1 (0.56%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.56%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.67%) Office 365
2 2 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (14.44%) Internet
2 4 (2.22%) Intranet
3 3 (1.67%) DMZ
3 3 (1.67%) SMTP
4 1 (0.56%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.67%) QlikView
2 12 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 8 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (2.78%) Big Data
5 3 (1.67%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.11%) IDOL
7 1 (0.56%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.56%) Pentaho
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.56%) SSDT
7 1 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (2.78%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.22%) Axure RP
2 4 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.67%) LoadRunner
4 2 (1.11%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.56%) Ant
5 1 (0.56%) JUnit
5 1 (0.56%) Maven
5 1 (0.56%) Selenium
5 1 (0.56%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.56%) Rational DOORS
General
1 12 (6.67%) Finance
2 10 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 9 (5.00%) Legal
4 6 (3.33%) Marketing
5 3 (1.67%) Games
6 1 (0.56%) Back Office
6 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.56%) Advertising
6 1 (0.56%) Law
6 1 (0.56%) Retail
6 1 (0.56%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.56%) Military
6 1 (0.56%) Online Betting
6 1 (0.56%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.56%) German Language
6 1 (0.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 43 (23.89%) Developer
2 40 (22.22%) Analyst
3 22 (12.22%) Business Analyst
4 17 (9.44%) Project Manager
5 12 (6.67%) Content Editor
6 11 (6.11%) Support Analyst
6 11 (6.11%) QlikView Developer
7 9 (5.00%) Designer
8 8 (4.44%) Technical Editor
8 8 (4.44%) Software Engineer
8 8 (4.44%) Architect
9 7 (3.89%) Agile Business Analyst
10 6 (3.33%) Java Developer
11 5 (2.78%) Software Developer
11 5 (2.78%) Programme Manager
12 4 (2.22%) UX Designer
12 4 (2.22%) Java Software Developer
12 4 (2.22%) Java Software Engineer
12 4 (2.22%) Senior Support Analyst
12 4 (2.22%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (23.89%) XML
2 39 (21.67%) XSLT
3 18 (10.00%) HTML
4 8 (4.44%) Web Services
5 7 (3.89%) CSS
5 7 (3.89%) .NET
5 7 (3.89%) J2EE
5 7 (3.89%) HTML5
6 6 (3.33%) Spring
7 5 (2.78%) Spring MVC
8 3 (1.67%) XML Schema
8 3 (1.67%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.67%) Ajax
8 3 (1.67%) jQuery
8 3 (1.67%) WCF
8 3 (1.67%) WPF
9 2 (1.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (1.11%) CSS3
9 2 (1.11%) LINQ
9 2 (1.11%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.11%) Data Integration
1 11 (6.11%) User Experience
2 10 (5.56%) Data Structures
3 8 (4.44%) iPad
3 8 (4.44%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.89%) PKI
5 6 (3.33%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.67%) E-Learning
8 2 (1.11%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.11%) Copywriting
9 1 (0.56%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.56%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.56%) IPTV
9 1 (0.56%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.56%) Animation
9 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.56%) iPhone
9 1 (0.56%) Open Source
9 1 (0.56%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.33%) Windows
2 4 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (1.67%) Android
3 3 (1.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.56%) Linux
4 1 (0.56%) webOS
4 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (20.56%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (16.11%) Project Management
3 24 (13.33%) Scrum
4 20 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 16 (8.89%) Kanban
6 14 (7.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (7.78%) Content Management
7 13 (7.22%) Business Analysis
8 11 (6.11%) CRM
9 10 (5.56%) BDD
9 10 (5.56%) Workflow
10 9 (5.00%) Document Management
11 8 (4.44%) User Stories
11 8 (4.44%) Software Engineering
11 8 (4.44%) Web Development
11 8 (4.44%) ITIL
11 8 (4.44%) PRINCE2
12 7 (3.89%) Data Modelling
12 7 (3.89%) Data Analysis
12 7 (3.89%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 30 (16.67%) Python
2 24 (13.33%) XQuery
3 20 (11.11%) SQL
4 14 (7.78%) Java
5 7 (3.89%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.22%) C#
7 2 (1.11%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.56%) VBA
8 1 (0.56%) Perl
8 1 (0.56%) PHP
8 1 (0.56%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.56%) XPath
8 1 (0.56%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 16 (8.89%) Degree
2 13 (7.22%) Security Cleared
3 11 (6.11%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.11%) ISEB
5 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.56%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.22%) QA
2 2 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.67%) Terminal Services
1 3 (1.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.11%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (0.56%) XenApp
3 1 (0.56%) XenServer
3 1 (0.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (0.56%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (7.78%) Oracle
1 14 (7.78%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.11%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (4.44%) Cognos
4 7 (3.89%) Adobe
4 7 (3.89%) SAP
5 2 (1.11%) MobileIron
5 2 (1.11%) hybris
5 2 (1.11%) VMware
5 2 (1.11%) HP
5 2 (1.11%) IBM
5 2 (1.11%) Alias
6 1 (0.56%) FatWire
6 1 (0.56%) Apple
6 1 (0.56%) Unisys
6 1 (0.56%) Citrix
6 1 (0.56%) CA
6 1 (0.56%) JBoss
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