Period
to 28 February 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Publishing over the 6 months to 28 February 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 144 189 184
Rank change year-on-year +45 -5 +20
Contract jobs citing Publishing 45 67 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.97% 0.98% 0.99%
As % of the General category 2.18% 1.84% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 60 66
City of London median daily rate £450 £521 £503
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.67% +3.73% +23.69%
10th Percentile £224 £324 £313
90th Percentile £606 £650 £706
Central London median daily rate £450 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate £32.53 - -

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 the City of London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,066 3,640 3,976
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 44.33% 53.39% 55.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,520 2,768 3,156
City of London median daily rate £521 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.71% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £305 £302 £325
90th Percentile £700 £688 £713
Central London median daily rate £500 £525 £525
% change year-on-year -4.76% - +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 37 53
City of London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.70 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.30% -10.95% +1.82%
10th Percentile £12.42 £12.91 £11.81
90th Percentile £38.71 £48.31 £38.25
Central London median hourly rate £22.33 £18.70 £21.00
% change year-on-year +19.41% -10.95% +1.82%

Publishing
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Publishing in the City of London

Publishing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Publishing in the City of London

Publishing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Publishing in the City of London over the 6 months to 28 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Publishing in the City of London

Publishing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Publishing in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 City of London region with a requirement for Publishing.

1 10 (22.22%) Finance
1 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (17.78%) HTML
2 8 (17.78%) Degree
3 7 (15.56%) Artificial Intelligence
3 7 (15.56%) Google
3 7 (15.56%) Web Services
3 7 (15.56%) Machine Learning
4 6 (13.33%) AWS
4 6 (13.33%) Content Writing
4 6 (13.33%) XML
4 6 (13.33%) Photoshop
4 6 (13.33%) Adobe
4 6 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (11.11%) Workflow
5 5 (11.11%) Python
5 5 (11.11%) SQL
5 5 (11.11%) TensorFlow
5 5 (11.11%) User Experience
5 5 (11.11%) Jupyter
6 4 (8.89%) Analytics
6 4 (8.89%) Social Media
6 4 (8.89%) Project Delivery
6 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
6 4 (8.89%) PHP
6 4 (8.89%) Migration
6 4 (8.89%) Scrum
6 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (8.89%) InDesign
6 4 (8.89%) Business Analysis

Publishing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 5 (11.11%) Jupyter
2 3 (6.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (4.44%) CMS
4 1 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Photoshop
2 4 (8.89%) InDesign
3 3 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (4.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Magento
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.22%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) AWS
1 6 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (6.67%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (6.67%) Amazon S3
2 3 (6.67%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (6.67%) GitHub
2 3 (6.67%) Route 53
3 2 (4.44%) Office 365
3 2 (4.44%) SaaS
4 1 (2.22%) Azure
4 1 (2.22%) Boomi
4 1 (2.22%) G Suite
4 1 (2.22%) GCP
4 1 (2.22%) Google Analytics
4 1 (2.22%) Google Docs
4 1 (2.22%) iPaaS
4 1 (2.22%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) SAN
1 2 (4.44%) VoIP
2 1 (2.22%) DHCP
2 1 (2.22%) DNS
2 1 (2.22%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.22%) BigQuery
2 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.22%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.22%) Looker
2 1 (2.22%) Lumira
2 1 (2.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) CircleCI
2 1 (2.22%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.22%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.22%) MSI
2 1 (2.22%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (22.22%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Marketing
3 2 (4.44%) Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Automotive
4 1 (2.22%) Back Office
4 1 (2.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (20.00%) Analyst
2 7 (15.56%) Developer
3 4 (8.89%) Business Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Product Manager
4 3 (6.67%) Service Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Consultant
5 2 (4.44%) Data Migration Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Designer
5 2 (4.44%) IT Business Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Report Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Developer
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (4.44%) SSIS Developer
6 1 (2.22%) Digital Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) Digital Editor
6 1 (2.22%) Finance Manager
6 1 (2.22%) IT Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) Junior Developer
6 1 (2.22%) Systems Integration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.78%) HTML
2 7 (15.56%) Web Services
3 6 (13.33%) XML
4 5 (11.11%) TensorFlow
5 3 (6.67%) Apache Sling
5 3 (6.67%) J2SE
5 3 (6.67%) Lucene
5 3 (6.67%) OSGi
5 3 (6.67%) REST
5 3 (6.67%) SAML
5 3 (6.67%) XSLT
6 2 (4.44%) CSS
7 1 (2.22%) EDI
7 1 (2.22%) Middleware
7 1 (2.22%) Natural Language Processing
7 1 (2.22%) OpenNLP
7 1 (2.22%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (2.22%) RESTful
7 1 (2.22%) scikit-learn
7 1 (2.22%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) User Experience
2 4 (8.89%) Social Media
3 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.22%) Taxonomies
4 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Android
2 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (15.56%) Artificial Intelligence
2 7 (15.56%) Machine Learning
3 6 (13.33%) Content Writing
4 5 (11.11%) Workflow
5 4 (8.89%) Analytics
5 4 (8.89%) Business Analysis
5 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (8.89%) Migration
5 4 (8.89%) Project Delivery
5 4 (8.89%) Scrum
6 3 (6.67%) Asset Management
6 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
6 3 (6.67%) Content Management
6 3 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (6.67%) Data Analysis
6 3 (6.67%) Data Migration
6 3 (6.67%) DevOps
6 3 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (6.67%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.11%) Python
1 5 (11.11%) SQL
2 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
2 4 (8.89%) PHP
3 3 (6.67%) Java
4 2 (4.44%) R
5 1 (2.22%) Ruby
5 1 (2.22%) Scala
5 1 (2.22%) VB
5 1 (2.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (2.22%) ISACA
2 1 (2.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.22%) Firmware
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.22%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (2.22%) XenApp
3 1 (2.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.22%) Ansible
2 1 (2.22%) Matomo
2 1 (2.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Google
2 6 (13.33%) Adobe
3 3 (6.67%) Okta
4 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.44%) VMware
5 1 (2.22%) Citrix
5 1 (2.22%) Dell
5 1 (2.22%) Dell Compellent
5 1 (2.22%) EMC
5 1 (2.22%) Facebook
5 1 (2.22%) Ivanti
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle
5 1 (2.22%) Polycom
5 1 (2.22%) SAP
5 1 (2.22%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.22%) Tableau
5 1 (2.22%) Twitter