Period
to 9 December 2019

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 9 December 2019 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
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 177 198 192
Rank change year-on-year +21 -6 +10
Contract jobs citing Publishing 67 101 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.93% 1.09% 0.99%
As % of the General category 2.09% 2.17% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 79 74
Central London median daily rate £450 £518 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.04% +15.00% -2.07%
10th Percentile £275 £355 £300
90th Percentile £631 £640 £638
London median daily rate £450 £475 £475
% change year-on-year -5.26% - +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.33 £26.81
% change year-on-year -14.75% +9.40% +37.74%

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 3,212 4,647 4,726
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 44.77% 50.11% 54.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,380 3,481 3,714
Central London median daily rate £513 £525 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.38% +0.96% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £313
90th Percentile £688 £688 £700
London median daily rate £525 £525 £501
% change year-on-year - +4.90% +5.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 63 53
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.53% -10.59% +6.25%
10th Percentile £12.76 £13.45 £13.31
90th Percentile £35.00 £37.09 £43.47
London median hourly rate £23.79 £23.50 £22.26
% change year-on-year +1.23% +5.58% +9.17%

Publishing
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Publishing in Central London

Publishing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Publishing in Central London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Publishing in Central London

Publishing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Publishing in Central London over the 6 months to 9 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Publishing in Central London

Publishing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Publishing in Central London.

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 9 December 2019. 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 +11 51 £450 -14.29% 18
West End of London +33 9 £280 -49.09%
Publishing
London

For the 6 months to 9 December 2019, 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 18 (26.87%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (16.42%) Python
2 11 (16.42%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (14.93%) Google
3 10 (14.93%) Degree
3 10 (14.93%) AWS
3 10 (14.93%) Single Sign-On
4 9 (13.43%) Mentoring
4 9 (13.43%) Active Directory
4 9 (13.43%) Finance
4 9 (13.43%) Scrum
5 8 (11.94%) SAP
5 8 (11.94%) Azure
5 8 (11.94%) Machine Learning
5 8 (11.94%) GitHub
5 8 (11.94%) User Experience
5 8 (11.94%) DevOps
6 7 (10.45%) Office 365
6 7 (10.45%) Analytics
6 7 (10.45%) REST
6 7 (10.45%) Marketing
6 7 (10.45%) Microsoft
6 7 (10.45%) Data Modelling
7 6 (8.96%) Windows
7 6 (8.96%) XML
7 6 (8.96%) HTML
7 6 (8.96%) Java
7 6 (8.96%) Social Media
7 6 (8.96%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (7.46%) Jenkins

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 6 (8.96%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (4.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (4.48%) CMS
2 3 (4.48%) IIS
2 3 (4.48%) Jupyter
2 3 (4.48%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.99%) Apache
3 2 (2.99%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.99%) Drupal
3 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.49%) Headless CMS
4 1 (1.49%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.49%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Photoshop
2 3 (4.48%) InDesign
3 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.49%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.93%) AWS
2 8 (11.94%) Azure
2 8 (11.94%) GitHub
3 7 (10.45%) Office 365
4 5 (7.46%) SaaS
5 4 (5.97%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (5.97%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (4.48%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (4.48%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (4.48%) Amazon S3
6 3 (4.48%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (4.48%) Route 53
6 3 (4.48%) Smartsheet
7 2 (2.99%) GCP
7 2 (2.99%) OneDrive
7 2 (2.99%) Power Platform
8 1 (1.49%) Boomi
8 1 (1.49%) G Suite
8 1 (1.49%) iPaaS
8 1 (1.49%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) VPN
2 4 (5.97%) SAN
2 4 (5.97%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (4.48%) NAS
4 2 (2.99%) DHCP
4 2 (2.99%) DNS
5 1 (1.49%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.49%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.97%) Relational Database
2 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.48%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 3 (4.48%) Neo4j
3 3 (4.48%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.99%) Apache Hive
4 2 (2.99%) Big Data
4 2 (2.99%) DB2
4 2 (2.99%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.99%) HBase
4 2 (2.99%) Power BI
4 2 (2.99%) Presto
4 2 (2.99%) Spark SQL
4 2 (2.99%) Sqoop
5 1 (1.49%) BigQuery
5 1 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.49%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.49%) Looker
5 1 (1.49%) Lumira
Development Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.97%) JIRA
3 3 (4.48%) CircleCI
4 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.49%) MSI
5 1 (1.49%) MSTest
5 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (13.43%) Finance
2 7 (10.45%) Marketing
3 5 (7.46%) Public Sector
4 4 (5.97%) Electronics
4 4 (5.97%) Law
4 4 (5.97%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.48%) Advertising
6 2 (2.99%) Banking
7 1 (1.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (19.40%) Developer
2 6 (8.96%) Analyst
3 4 (5.97%) Active Directory Specialist
3 4 (5.97%) Architect
3 4 (5.97%) Business Analyst
3 4 (5.97%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (5.97%) Designer
3 4 (5.97%) Office 365 Specialist
4 3 (4.48%) Coordinator
4 3 (4.48%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (4.48%) Elasticsearch Developer
4 3 (4.48%) Project Manager
4 3 (4.48%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (2.99%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (2.99%) Consultant
5 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (2.99%) Interaction Designer
5 2 (2.99%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (2.99%) Report Analyst
5 2 (2.99%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.45%) REST
2 6 (8.96%) HTML
2 6 (8.96%) XML
3 5 (7.46%) RESTful
4 4 (5.97%) JSON
4 4 (5.97%) Middleware
4 4 (5.97%) TensorFlow
4 4 (5.97%) Web Services
5 3 (4.48%) Apache Sling
5 3 (4.48%) J2SE
5 3 (4.48%) JSON Schema
5 3 (4.48%) Lucene
5 3 (4.48%) Node.js
5 3 (4.48%) OSGi
5 3 (4.48%) SAML
5 3 (4.48%) Swagger
5 3 (4.48%) XSLT
6 2 (2.99%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (2.99%) Kafka
6 2 (2.99%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) User Experience
2 6 (8.96%) Social Media
3 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.46%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (5.97%) Algorithms
4 4 (5.97%) e-Learning
5 3 (4.48%) Blog
5 3 (4.48%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.99%) Clustering
6 2 (2.99%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.99%) Replication
7 1 (1.49%) Animation
7 1 (1.49%) BBC
7 1 (1.49%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.49%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.96%) Windows
2 5 (7.46%) Android
2 5 (7.46%) Apple iOS
2 5 (7.46%) Linux
3 4 (5.97%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.99%) Solaris
4 2 (2.99%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.99%) Unix
4 2 (2.99%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.49%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.87%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (16.42%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (13.43%) Mentoring
3 9 (13.43%) Scrum
4 8 (11.94%) DevOps
4 8 (11.94%) Machine Learning
5 7 (10.45%) Analytics
5 7 (10.45%) Data Modelling
6 5 (7.46%) Configuration Management
6 5 (7.46%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (7.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (7.46%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (5.97%) Content Strategy
7 4 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (5.97%) Data Analysis
7 4 (5.97%) Data Management
7 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure as Code
7 4 (5.97%) Open Source
7 4 (5.97%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (5.97%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.42%) Python
2 6 (8.96%) Java
3 5 (7.46%) JavaScript
3 5 (7.46%) PHP
3 5 (7.46%) SQL
4 3 (4.48%) Perl
5 2 (2.99%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.99%) R
6 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.49%) C#
6 1 (1.49%) Ruby
6 1 (1.49%) Scala
6 1 (1.49%) VB
6 1 (1.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (14.93%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (1.49%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) ISACA
3 1 (1.49%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) QA
2 3 (4.48%) PMO
3 1 (1.49%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (13.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.99%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.99%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (2.99%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.99%) XenApp
4 1 (1.49%) Docker
4 1 (1.49%) Firmware
4 1 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.49%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.49%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (14.93%) Single Sign-On
2 4 (5.97%) Ansible
2 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (4.48%) Puppet
4 2 (2.99%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (1.49%) Matomo
5 1 (1.49%) SCCM
5 1 (1.49%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (14.93%) Google
2 8 (11.94%) SAP
3 7 (10.45%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.46%) VMware
5 4 (5.97%) Citrix
5 4 (5.97%) Oracle
5 4 (5.97%) Samsung
6 3 (4.48%) Adobe
6 3 (4.48%) EMC
6 3 (4.48%) Okta
7 2 (2.99%) Dell
7 2 (2.99%) HP
7 2 (2.99%) IBM
7 2 (2.99%) Sybase
7 2 (2.99%) Veritas
8 1 (1.49%) Facebook
8 1 (1.49%) Ivanti
8 1 (1.49%) Polycom
8 1 (1.49%) Tableau
8 1 (1.49%) Veeam