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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Publishing
Rank 160 155 176
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +21
Contract jobs citing Publishing 95 85 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.02% 0.95% 0.82%
As % of the General category 2.97% 2.72% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 41 29
Average daily rate
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£405 £300 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £125 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £423 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £300 £328
% change year-on-year
+24.22% -8.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 4
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+80.00% +2.94%
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
3195 3129 2841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 34.24% 34.95% 34.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1651 1659 1317
Average daily rate £400 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 132 174
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.92 £51.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +10 53 £438 +30.59% 7
Surrey +12 24 £270 -34.14% 19
Hampshire +2 10 £245 -18.33% 4
Berkshire -33 5 £313 +73.13% 1
Buckinghamshire -11 2 - - 1
East Sussex - 1 £315 - 3
Publishing
England

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 63 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
1 63 (26.47%) XML
2 44 (18.49%) XSLT
3 41 (17.23%) Project Management
4 36 (15.13%) Java
5 34 (14.29%) SQL
5 34 (14.29%) Internet
6 33 (13.87%) MS Excel
6 33 (13.87%) Finance
6 33 (13.87%) Degree
7 32 (13.45%) HTML
8 31 (13.03%) Content Management
9 29 (12.18%) JavaScript
9 29 (12.18%) Microsoft
10 28 (11.76%) Web Services
11 27 (11.34%) CSS
12 25 (10.50%) MS Office
12 25 (10.50%) Oracle
12 25 (10.50%) PRINCE2
12 25 (10.50%) CMS
12 25 (10.50%) jQuery
12 25 (10.50%) Waterfall
13 24 (10.08%) Intranet
14 23 (9.66%) OOP
14 23 (9.66%) .NET
14 23 (9.66%) ASP.NET
15 22 (9.24%) Visual Studio
15 22 (9.24%) Python
15 22 (9.24%) XQuery
15 22 (9.24%) Business Intelligence

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 25 (10.50%) CMS
2 13 (5.46%) SharePoint
2 13 (5.46%) IIS
3 9 (3.78%) WebLogic
4 7 (2.94%) Tomcat
4 7 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (2.52%) WordPress
6 5 (2.10%) WebSphere
6 5 (2.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (1.68%) JBoss
8 3 (1.26%) Moodle
8 3 (1.26%) Alfresco
8 3 (1.26%) Confluence
9 2 (0.84%) Jetty
9 2 (0.84%) Drupal
9 2 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.42%) Documentum
10 1 (0.42%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.42%) Apache
10 1 (0.42%) FileNet
Applications
1 33 (13.87%) MS Excel
2 25 (10.50%) MS Office
3 17 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (6.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 12 (5.04%) MS Project
6 8 (3.36%) MS Visio
7 3 (1.26%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.42%) RoboHelp
8 1 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.42%) InDesign
8 1 (0.42%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (2.10%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.84%) SmartPlant
3 1 (0.42%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.42%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.46%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.10%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (0.84%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.84%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.42%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (14.29%) Internet
2 24 (10.08%) Intranet
3 5 (2.10%) Network Security
4 4 (1.68%) FTP
5 3 (1.26%) SAN
5 3 (1.26%) SSH
5 3 (1.26%) NAS
6 2 (0.84%) MPLS
7 1 (0.42%) DMZ
7 1 (0.42%) HTTP
7 1 (0.42%) VPN
7 1 (0.42%) ATM
7 1 (0.42%) LAN
7 1 (0.42%) SDH
7 1 (0.42%) WAN
7 1 (0.42%) SMTP
7 1 (0.42%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.46%) MarkLogic
2 11 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (2.94%) Oracle BI EE
4 6 (2.52%) SQL Server
5 5 (2.10%) Data Mining
5 5 (2.10%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.68%) MySQL
7 3 (1.26%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.26%) MS Access
7 3 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.26%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.84%) IDOL
9 1 (0.42%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.42%) QlikView
9 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.42%) BaseX
9 1 (0.42%) Big Data
9 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.42%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 22 (9.24%) Visual Studio
2 20 (8.40%) Git (software)
3 18 (7.56%) JUnit
3 18 (7.56%) Subversion
4 16 (6.72%) Maven
4 16 (6.72%) Ant
5 13 (5.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 13 (5.46%) Jenkins
5 13 (5.46%) Axure RP
6 12 (5.04%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (4.20%) Mockito
8 9 (3.78%) Artifactory
8 9 (3.78%) Robotium
8 9 (3.78%) Appium
9 4 (1.68%) JIRA
10 3 (1.26%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.84%) Dreamweaver
12 1 (0.42%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.42%) Xcode
12 1 (0.42%) Selenium
General
1 33 (13.87%) Finance
2 15 (6.30%) Legal
3 9 (3.78%) Advertising
4 7 (2.94%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.68%) German Language
5 4 (1.68%) Marketing
6 3 (1.26%) Law
6 3 (1.26%) Multimedia
6 3 (1.26%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.84%) Dutch Language
7 2 (0.84%) Banking
8 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.42%) Electronics
8 1 (0.42%) Automotive
8 1 (0.42%) Back Office
8 1 (0.42%) Retail
8 1 (0.42%) French Language
8 1 (0.42%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.42%) Japanese Language
8 1 (0.42%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 73 (30.67%) Developer
2 40 (16.81%) Analyst
3 38 (15.97%) Project Manager
4 21 (8.82%) Business Analyst
5 13 (5.46%) Java Developer
6 12 (5.04%) Senior Manager
6 12 (5.04%) Senior Developer
7 11 (4.62%) Senior Project Manager
7 11 (4.62%) CMS Developer
7 11 (4.62%) Android Developer
8 10 (4.20%) Web Developer
9 9 (3.78%) Architect
9 9 (3.78%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (3.36%) Service Manager
11 7 (2.94%) Data Analyst
11 7 (2.94%) Technical Analyst
11 7 (2.94%) Consultant
11 7 (2.94%) Content Editor
11 7 (2.94%) Agile Project Manager
12 6 (2.52%) Senior SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (26.47%) XML
2 44 (18.49%) XSLT
3 32 (13.45%) HTML
4 28 (11.76%) Web Services
5 27 (11.34%) CSS
6 25 (10.50%) jQuery
7 23 (9.66%) .NET
7 23 (9.66%) ASP.NET
8 22 (9.24%) Ajax
9 16 (6.72%) REST
10 15 (6.30%) Android SDK
11 14 (5.88%) JSON
11 14 (5.88%) XHTML
12 13 (5.46%) XSD
12 13 (5.46%) JNI
12 13 (5.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 13 (5.46%) Android NDK
13 10 (4.20%) Spring
14 9 (3.78%) RoboGuice
15 8 (3.36%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.14%) User Experience
2 16 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (5.88%) W3C
4 13 (5.46%) Web 2.0
5 10 (4.20%) Digital Media
5 10 (4.20%) PKI
6 8 (3.36%) PMI
7 6 (2.52%) Visualisation
8 5 (2.10%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.68%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.68%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.68%) E-Learning
10 3 (1.26%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.26%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.26%) Learning Management System
10 3 (1.26%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.26%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (0.84%) Social Media
11 2 (0.84%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 18 (7.56%) Linux
2 16 (6.72%) Android
3 10 (4.20%) Windows
4 7 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (2.94%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.52%) UNIX
6 4 (1.68%) Solaris
6 4 (1.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.42%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.42%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (0.42%) BlackBerry OS
9 1 (0.42%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (17.23%) Project Management
3 31 (13.03%) Content Management
4 25 (10.50%) PRINCE2
4 25 (10.50%) Waterfall
5 23 (9.66%) OOP
6 22 (9.24%) Business Intelligence
6 22 (9.24%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (7.98%) Business Analysis
7 19 (7.98%) Project Planning
8 18 (7.56%) Change Management
9 17 (7.14%) Web Development
10 16 (6.72%) User Stories
11 15 (6.30%) OO
11 15 (6.30%) E-Commerce
11 15 (6.30%) Unit Testing
12 14 (5.88%) Content Analysis
12 14 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
12 14 (5.88%) TDD
12 14 (5.88%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 36 (15.13%) Java
2 34 (14.29%) SQL
3 29 (12.18%) JavaScript
4 22 (9.24%) Python
4 22 (9.24%) XQuery
5 10 (4.20%) C#
6 9 (3.78%) C
6 9 (3.78%) XPath
7 7 (2.94%) VBA
8 6 (2.52%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.10%) PHP
10 2 (0.84%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.42%) VBScript
11 1 (0.42%) VB
11 1 (0.42%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.42%) Scala
11 1 (0.42%) Groovy
11 1 (0.42%) JPQL
11 1 (0.42%) HQL
11 1 (0.42%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 33 (13.87%) Degree
2 21 (8.82%) Security Cleared
3 20 (8.40%) SC Cleared
4 12 (5.04%) PMP
4 12 (5.04%) PMI Certification
5 10 (4.20%) ISEB
6 9 (3.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.26%) HNC
8 2 (0.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.42%) MCSE
9 1 (0.42%) MCP
9 1 (0.42%) MCITP
9 1 (0.42%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.56%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.42%) P3O
System Software
1 3 (1.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (0.84%) Veritas File System
2 2 (0.84%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (0.84%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.84%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.42%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.42%) XenApp
3 1 (0.42%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (2.10%) Oracle Identity Management
1 5 (2.10%) Puppet
2 2 (0.84%) SCCM
3 1 (0.42%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.42%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 29 (12.18%) Microsoft
2 25 (10.50%) Oracle
3 18 (7.56%) Adobe
4 15 (6.30%) Google
5 13 (5.46%) OpenText
5 13 (5.46%) RedDot
6 8 (3.36%) Capita
7 7 (2.94%) Red Hat
7 7 (2.94%) SAP
8 4 (1.68%) Sun
9 3 (1.26%) Informatica
9 3 (1.26%) HP
9 3 (1.26%) Citrix
9 3 (1.26%) FatWire
9 3 (1.26%) Intergraph
10 2 (0.84%) Siebel
10 2 (0.84%) Veritas
11 1 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.42%) Lotus
11 1 (0.42%) Apple
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