Period
to 3 June 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 3 June 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
3 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 112 194 200
Rank change year-on-year +82 +6 -16
Contract jobs citing Publishing 29 36 53
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.97% 0.57% 0.77%
As % of the General category 2.11% 1.10% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 31 49
Median daily rate £475 £475 £505
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.94% +26.25%
10th Percentile £150 £275 £325
90th Percentile £588 £613 £638
Central London median daily rate £478 £450 £480
% change year-on-year +6.11% -6.25% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.14% - -
Central London median hourly rate £23.76 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year -32.11% - -

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 1,374 3,274 3,762
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 46.15% 51.69% 54.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 966 2,455 2,932
Median daily rate £513 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.38% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £304 £325 £325
90th Percentile £688 £688 £700
Central London median daily rate £500 £525 £525
% change year-on-year -4.76% - +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 32 58
Median hourly rate £31.09 £21.00 £18.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.04% +10.67% +18.67%
10th Percentile £12.42 £11.25 £12.29
90th Percentile £47.35 £58.30 £34.80
Median hourly rate £33.76 £20.00 £19.38
% change year-on-year +68.81% +3.23% +21.17%

Publishing
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Publishing as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Publishing in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Publishing in the City of London

Publishing
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Publishing in the City of London over the 6 months to 3 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Publishing in the City of London

Publishing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Publishing in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Publishing in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (24.14%) SQL
4 6 (20.69%) HTML
5 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
6 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
6 4 (13.79%) TDD
6 4 (13.79%) Migration
6 4 (13.79%) Collaborative Working
7 3 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (10.34%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (10.34%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (10.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (10.34%) Photoshop
7 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (10.34%) CSS
7 3 (10.34%) Web Services
7 3 (10.34%) Windows
7 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (10.34%) Adobe
7 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.34%) User Experience
7 3 (10.34%) React
7 3 (10.34%) Data Migration
7 3 (10.34%) Social Media
7 3 (10.34%) Node.js
8 2 (6.90%) Machine Learning

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 2 (6.90%) Jupyter
2 1 (3.45%) CMS
2 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.45%) Moodle
2 1 (3.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (10.34%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.45%) Camtasia
2 1 (3.45%) InDesign
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Magento
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) AWS
1 2 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.45%) Datadog
2 1 (3.45%) Google Docs
2 1 (3.45%) Lucidchart
2 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.90%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.45%) Lumira
4 1 (3.45%) MySQL
4 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) CircleCI
1 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.45%) Bitbucket
2 1 (3.45%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
2 2 (6.90%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Advertising
3 1 (3.45%) Automotive
3 1 (3.45%) Back Office
3 1 (3.45%) Law
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Developer
2 5 (17.24%) Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Data Migration Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Service Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Developer
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Developer
3 3 (10.34%) SSIS Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Product Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Author
5 1 (3.45%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Business Developer
5 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Junior
5 1 (3.45%) Junior Developer
5 1 (3.45%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Author
5 1 (3.45%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) HTML
2 3 (10.34%) CSS
2 3 (10.34%) Node.js
2 3 (10.34%) React
2 3 (10.34%) Web Services
3 2 (6.90%) RESTful
3 2 (6.90%) XML
4 1 (3.45%) Akka
4 1 (3.45%) CSS3
4 1 (3.45%) Express
4 1 (3.45%) GraphQL
4 1 (3.45%) hapi
4 1 (3.45%) Next.js
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (3.45%) Play Framework
4 1 (3.45%) Redux
4 1 (3.45%) Semantic HTML
4 1 (3.45%) Symfony
4 1 (3.45%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Social Media
1 3 (10.34%) User Experience
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Animation
2 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.45%) Learning Management System
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (13.79%) Collaborative Working
3 4 (13.79%) Migration
3 4 (13.79%) TDD
4 3 (10.34%) Artificial Intelligence
4 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (10.34%) Data Migration
4 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
4 3 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (6.90%) Analytics
5 2 (6.90%) Content Management
5 2 (6.90%) Content Writing
5 2 (6.90%) Desktop Publishing
5 2 (6.90%) ERP
5 2 (6.90%) Machine Learning
5 2 (6.90%) Pair Programming
5 2 (6.90%) Product Management
5 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.90%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.90%) PHP
4 1 (3.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.45%) Ansible
2 1 (3.45%) Kibana
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Adobe
2 2 (6.90%) Google
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) Alteryx
3 1 (3.45%) Blackboard
3 1 (3.45%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) Tableau