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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Publishing
Rank 101 145 144
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -1
Contract jobs citing Publishing 170 89 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.83% 1.06% 1.03%
As % of the General category 5.43% 2.96% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 48 34
Average daily rate
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£410 £370 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.81% +9.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £172 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £450 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £321 £325
% change year-on-year
+20.62% -1.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 14
Average hourly rate £21.58 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.31% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.27 £16.30 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.87 £20.00 £22.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.79 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.51% -2.77%
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
3131 3006 2803
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.76% 35.79% 36.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1671 1500 1239
Average daily rate £400 £383 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +0.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £240 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 136 169
Average hourly rate £21.79 £19.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.68% -22.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.70 £12.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -16.00%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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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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 +16 62 £450 +21.62% 8
Surrey +2 33 £350 +5.66% 12
East Sussex - 23 £325 - 2
Hampshire -9 22 £325 +4.83% 1
Berkshire -12 13 £165 -57.41% 5
Buckinghamshire -13 5 £275 +10.00% 1
Kent - 4 - - 3
West Sussex -8 3 £375 +18.11%
Middlesex 0 1 £450 -
Publishing
England

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 93 (29.06%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (28.75%) XML
3 61 (19.06%) Java
3 61 (19.06%) XSLT
4 48 (15.00%) CSS
5 45 (14.06%) HTML
6 44 (13.75%) Oracle
7 43 (13.44%) Project Management
8 42 (13.13%) CMS
9 38 (11.88%) Content Management
10 37 (11.56%) JavaScript
11 35 (10.94%) Workflow
11 35 (10.94%) User Stories
12 34 (10.63%) Internet
12 34 (10.63%) .NET
13 33 (10.31%) Scrum
13 33 (10.31%) Degree
14 32 (10.00%) SQL
14 32 (10.00%) Web Services
14 32 (10.00%) Microsoft
14 32 (10.00%) XQuery
15 31 (9.69%) Stakeholder Management
16 30 (9.38%) Security Cleared
17 29 (9.06%) Business Intelligence
17 29 (9.06%) ASP.NET
18 28 (8.75%) MS Excel
18 28 (8.75%) jQuery
19 27 (8.44%) SC Cleared
19 27 (8.44%) Business Analysis
20 26 (8.13%) Ajax

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 42 (13.13%) CMS
2 21 (6.56%) SharePoint
3 16 (5.00%) WebLogic
3 16 (5.00%) IIS
4 15 (4.69%) Tomcat
5 12 (3.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 10 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
6 10 (3.13%) Apache
7 9 (2.81%) Alfresco
8 6 (1.88%) Lync
8 6 (1.88%) WordPress
8 6 (1.88%) WebSphere
9 4 (1.25%) Liferay
9 4 (1.25%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (0.94%) JBoss
10 3 (0.94%) IBM Notes
10 3 (0.94%) Documentum
10 3 (0.94%) FileNet
10 3 (0.94%) WebSphere Portal
10 3 (0.94%) Drupal
Applications
1 28 (8.75%) MS Excel
2 26 (8.13%) MS Office
3 24 (7.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (4.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 8 (2.50%) MS Visio
6 5 (1.56%) MS Project
6 5 (1.56%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.31%) InDesign
7 1 (0.31%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.31%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 14 (4.38%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (1.56%) SAP SD
3 2 (0.63%) SmartPlant
4 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.31%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.31%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.63%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (0.63%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.31%) Office 365
3 1 (0.31%) SaaS
3 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (10.63%) Internet
2 25 (7.81%) Intranet
3 3 (0.94%) FTP
4 2 (0.63%) Network Security
4 2 (0.63%) NAS
4 2 (0.63%) SSH
4 2 (0.63%) SAN
5 1 (0.31%) MPLS
5 1 (0.31%) HTTP
5 1 (0.31%) VPN
5 1 (0.31%) DNS
5 1 (0.31%) DHCP
5 1 (0.31%) Wireless
5 1 (0.31%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.06%) Data Warehouse
1 13 (4.06%) MySQL
2 11 (3.44%) Oracle Database
2 11 (3.44%) MarkLogic
3 9 (2.81%) SQL Server
3 9 (2.81%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (2.19%) IDOL
4 7 (2.19%) QlikView
5 5 (1.56%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.25%) Hadoop
6 4 (1.25%) Big Data
6 4 (1.25%) Data Mining
7 3 (0.94%) MS Access
7 3 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.94%) Pentaho
7 3 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.94%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (0.94%) HPCC
8 2 (0.63%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.31%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 26 (8.13%) Git (software)
2 25 (7.81%) Maven
3 23 (7.19%) Visual Studio
4 22 (6.88%) Jenkins
5 16 (5.00%) Subversion
5 16 (5.00%) Ant
6 15 (4.69%) JUnit
7 13 (4.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 13 (4.06%) Axure RP
8 9 (2.81%) Mockito
8 9 (2.81%) Artifactory
8 9 (2.81%) Robotium
8 9 (2.81%) Appium
9 8 (2.50%) JIRA
10 6 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (0.94%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.31%) LoadRunner
12 1 (0.31%) Dreamweaver
12 1 (0.31%) Selenium
General
1 16 (5.00%) Finance
2 11 (3.44%) Legal
2 11 (3.44%) German Language
3 7 (2.19%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.88%) Advertising
5 4 (1.25%) Dutch Language
5 4 (1.25%) Marketing
6 3 (0.94%) Games
6 3 (0.94%) Law
6 3 (0.94%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.63%) French Language
7 2 (0.63%) Back Office
7 2 (0.63%) Banking
7 2 (0.63%) Retail
8 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.31%) Military
8 1 (0.31%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (0.31%) Czech Language
8 1 (0.31%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 106 (33.13%) Developer
2 51 (15.94%) Analyst
3 38 (11.88%) Project Manager
4 35 (10.94%) Business Analyst
5 32 (10.00%) Java Developer
6 18 (5.63%) Software Engineer
7 14 (4.38%) Agile Business Analyst
7 14 (4.38%) Java Software Engineer
7 14 (4.38%) Senior Developer
7 14 (4.38%) Consultant
8 13 (4.06%) Lead Developer
9 12 (3.75%) Architect
10 11 (3.44%) CMS Developer
11 10 (3.13%) Android Developer
11 10 (3.13%) Lead Software Engineer
11 10 (3.13%) SharePoint Developer
12 8 (2.50%) Senior SharePoint Developer
12 8 (2.50%) Content Editor
12 8 (2.50%) Technical Business Analyst
12 8 (2.50%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (28.75%) XML
2 61 (19.06%) XSLT
3 48 (15.00%) CSS
4 45 (14.06%) HTML
5 34 (10.63%) .NET
6 32 (10.00%) Web Services
7 29 (9.06%) ASP.NET
8 28 (8.75%) jQuery
9 26 (8.13%) Ajax
10 24 (7.50%) Spring
11 22 (6.88%) JSON
12 18 (5.63%) HTML5
13 17 (5.31%) REST
14 15 (4.69%) Hibernate
14 15 (4.69%) CSS3
15 14 (4.38%) Oracle Fusion
16 13 (4.06%) XHTML
16 13 (4.06%) XSD
16 13 (4.06%) Oracle ADF
16 13 (4.06%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.88%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.00%) User Experience
3 13 (4.06%) W3C
3 13 (4.06%) Web 2.0
4 12 (3.75%) Digital Media
4 12 (3.75%) PKI
5 9 (2.81%) Data Structures
6 8 (2.50%) Visualisation
7 7 (2.19%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.88%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.88%) E-Learning
9 5 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.25%) Social Media
10 4 (1.25%) Open Source
10 4 (1.25%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.25%) Semantic Web
10 4 (1.25%) Smartphone
11 3 (0.94%) N-Tier
11 3 (0.94%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.94%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 19 (5.94%) Android
2 17 (5.31%) Linux
3 14 (4.38%) Windows
4 9 (2.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (2.19%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.88%) UNIX
7 4 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.94%) Solaris
8 3 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.63%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.31%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (29.06%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (13.44%) Project Management
3 38 (11.88%) Content Management
4 35 (10.94%) Workflow
4 35 (10.94%) User Stories
5 33 (10.31%) Scrum
6 31 (9.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 29 (9.06%) Business Intelligence
8 27 (8.44%) Business Analysis
9 25 (7.81%) PRINCE2
9 25 (7.81%) Software Engineering
10 24 (7.50%) SOA
11 23 (7.19%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (7.19%) TDD
12 22 (6.88%) OOP
13 20 (6.25%) Web Development
13 20 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
14 18 (5.63%) Unit Testing
15 17 (5.31%) Data Modelling
15 17 (5.31%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (19.06%) Java
2 37 (11.56%) JavaScript
3 32 (10.00%) SQL
3 32 (10.00%) XQuery
4 23 (7.19%) Python
5 16 (5.00%) XPath
6 13 (4.06%) C#
7 10 (3.13%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.25%) PHP
8 4 (1.25%) VBA
9 2 (0.63%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 2 (0.63%) Perl
9 2 (0.63%) VC++
10 1 (0.31%) VBScript
10 1 (0.31%) VB
10 1 (0.31%) C
10 1 (0.31%) Groovy
10 1 (0.31%) JPQL
10 1 (0.31%) HQL
10 1 (0.31%) Scala
Qualifications
1 33 (10.31%) Degree
2 30 (9.38%) Security Cleared
3 27 (8.44%) SC Cleared
4 13 (4.06%) ISEB
5 7 (2.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (1.88%) CISSP
7 5 (1.56%) CISA
7 5 (1.56%) CISM
7 5 (1.56%) CRISC
8 3 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.63%) AWS Certification
9 2 (0.63%) PMP
9 2 (0.63%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.25%) QA
2 5 (1.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.94%) Varnish
3 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.31%) XenApp
4 1 (0.31%) XenServer
4 1 (0.31%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.31%) Veritas File System
4 1 (0.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.31%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (4.06%) Oracle Identity Management
2 5 (1.56%) Puppet
3 2 (0.63%) SCCM
3 2 (0.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.31%) SCOM
Vendors
1 44 (13.75%) Oracle
2 32 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (5.63%) Adobe
4 13 (4.06%) RedDot
4 13 (4.06%) Open Text
4 13 (4.06%) Google
5 11 (3.44%) SAP
6 9 (2.81%) Red Hat
7 8 (2.50%) Capita
8 4 (1.25%) Syclo
8 4 (1.25%) FatWire
9 3 (0.94%) Vignette
9 3 (0.94%) Lotus
9 3 (0.94%) Sun
9 3 (0.94%) Intergraph
9 3 (0.94%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.63%) Unica
10 2 (0.63%) VMware
10 2 (0.63%) HP
10 2 (0.63%) Citrix
Brighton, East Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 8 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £290 - £310 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £375 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £420 per day direct - no agency margin
Posted: 8 days ago
Slough
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per annum direct - no agency margin
Posted: 19 days ago