Period
to 12 August 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in contract job vacancies advertised in Central London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Publishing over the 6 months to 12 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Publishing
London > Central London
6 months to
12 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 127 221 214
Rank change year-on-year +94 -7 -16
Contract jobs citing Publishing 22 60 78
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 0.85% 0.72% 0.86%
As % of the General category 1.70% 1.53% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 50 61
Median daily rate £525 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% +19.76%
10th Percentile £350 £258 £363
90th Percentile £650 £601 £613
London median daily rate £494 £444 £480
% change year-on-year +11.27% -7.55% +12.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £23.76 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.11% - -
London median hourly rate £30.05 £22.50 £29.33
% change year-on-year +33.56% -23.27% +47.84%

Publishing is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,293 3,925 4,692
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 50.06% 47.08% 51.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 852 2,976 3,571
Median daily rate £513 £520 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.44% -0.95% +5.00%
10th Percentile £315 £338 £325
90th Percentile £689 £675 £700
London median daily rate £530 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +0.95% - +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 44 65
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% +9.09% +2.94%
10th Percentile £12.76 £11.70 £13.28
90th Percentile £48.23 £57.38 £33.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year +59.09% -10.20% +15.02%

Publishing
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Publishing as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Publishing in Central London

Publishing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Publishing in Central London.

Daily rate trend for Publishing in Central London

Publishing
Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Publishing in Central London over the 6 months to 12 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Publishing in Central London

Publishing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Publishing in Central London.

Hourly rate trend for Publishing in Central London

Publishing
Hourly Rate Histogram in Central London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Publishing in Central London over the 6 months to 12 August 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Publishing in Central London

Publishing
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Publishing within the Central London region over the 6 months to 12 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +81 12 £525 +16.67% 5
City of Westminster - 2 £700 -
West End of London +9 1 - -
Publishing
London

For the 6 months to 12 August 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Publishing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Publishing.

1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
2 6 (27.27%) Analytics
3 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
4 4 (18.18%) Collaborative Working
4 4 (18.18%) Finance
4 4 (18.18%) TDD
4 4 (18.18%) HTML
4 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (13.64%) SAP
5 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
5 3 (13.64%) Windows
5 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (13.64%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
5 3 (13.64%) Adobe
5 3 (13.64%) Node.js
5 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (13.64%) AWS
5 3 (13.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (13.64%) Google
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (13.64%) Public Sector
5 3 (13.64%) React
6 2 (9.09%) Kubernetes
6 2 (9.09%) Coaching
6 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
6 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (9.09%) GCP

Publishing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) CMS
1 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (4.55%) Alfresco
2 1 (4.55%) Apache Solr
2 1 (4.55%) Documentum
2 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.55%) FileNet
2 1 (4.55%) Moodle
2 1 (4.55%) OnBase
2 1 (4.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (4.55%) Camtasia
4 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
4 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) AWS
2 2 (9.09%) GCP
3 1 (4.55%) Azure
3 1 (4.55%) Datadog
3 1 (4.55%) Google Analytics
3 1 (4.55%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) DHCP
1 2 (9.09%) DNS
1 2 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (4.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (9.09%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 2 (9.09%) DataStage
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.55%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) CircleCI
1 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Public Sector
3 2 (9.09%) Automotive
3 2 (9.09%) Retail
4 1 (4.55%) Advertising
4 1 (4.55%) Legal
4 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 2 (9.09%) IT Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) SAP Architect
3 2 (9.09%) SAP BI Architect
3 2 (9.09%) SAP MDM Architect
3 2 (9.09%) SQL BI Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Author
4 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Data Migration Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Intranet Editor
4 1 (4.55%) Junior
4 1 (4.55%) Scala Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Author
4 1 (4.55%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) HTML
2 3 (13.64%) Node.js
2 3 (13.64%) React
3 2 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (4.55%) .NET
4 1 (4.55%) .NET Core
4 1 (4.55%) Akka
4 1 (4.55%) CSS3
4 1 (4.55%) Express
4 1 (4.55%) GraphQL
4 1 (4.55%) hapi
4 1 (4.55%) Next.js
4 1 (4.55%) Play Framework
4 1 (4.55%) Redux
4 1 (4.55%) RESTful
4 1 (4.55%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.55%) Animation
3 1 (4.55%) Learning Management System
3 1 (4.55%) Social Media
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (27.27%) Analytics
2 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
3 4 (18.18%) Collaborative Working
3 4 (18.18%) TDD
4 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (9.09%) Change Control
5 2 (9.09%) Conceptual Models
5 2 (9.09%) Content Management
5 2 (9.09%) Copywriting
5 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 2 (9.09%) ETL
5 2 (9.09%) High Availability
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL
5 2 (9.09%) Logistics
5 2 (9.09%) Migration
5 2 (9.09%) Pair Programming
5 2 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) PHP
3 1 (4.55%) Python
3 1 (4.55%) R
3 1 (4.55%) Scala
3 1 (4.55%) SHACL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (9.09%) XenApp
2 1 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Kubernetes
1 2 (9.09%) NetBackup
1 2 (9.09%) SCCM
1 2 (9.09%) SCOM
2 1 (4.55%) Kibana
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Adobe
2 3 (13.64%) Google
2 3 (13.64%) SAP
3 2 (9.09%) Citrix
3 2 (9.09%) Hitachi
3 2 (9.09%) HP
3 2 (9.09%) Informatica
3 2 (9.09%) NetApp
3 2 (9.09%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) Alteryx
4 1 (4.55%) Blackboard
4 1 (4.55%) Hyland
4 1 (4.55%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) OpenText
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) Tableau