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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 23 May 2022 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
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 147 134 130
Rank change year-on-year -13 -4 +79
Contract jobs citing Publishing 42 16 29
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.01% 0.56% 0.91%
As % of the General category 1.75% 0.94% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 14 21
10th Percentile £370 £173 £150
25th Percentile £480 £313 £383
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £395 £475
Median % change year-on-year +39.24% -16.84% -
75th Percentile £608 £580 £538
90th Percentile £641 £601 £588
Central London median daily rate £550 £395 £475
% change year-on-year +39.24% -16.84% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £42.25 - -
Median hourly rate £43.50 - £15.00
75th Percentile £44.75 - -
90th Percentile - - -
Central London median hourly rate £43.50 - £22.53
% change year-on-year - - -35.64%

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 2,400 1,697 1,801
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 57.87% 59.69% 56.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,739 1,183 1,306
10th Percentile £350 £356 £283
25th Percentile £466 £450 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £570 £550 £500
Median % change year-on-year +3.64% +10.00% -4.76%
75th Percentile £688 £650 £606
90th Percentile £788 £725 £688
Central London median daily rate £563 £550 £500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 18 39
10th Percentile £18.50 £8.00 £12.42
25th Percentile £21.00 £11.50 £12.76
Median hourly rate £40.50 £16.00 £18.70
Median % change year-on-year +153.13% -14.44% +5.89%
75th Percentile £51.75 £25.79 £33.61
90th Percentile £63.15 £34.28 £44.51
Central London median hourly rate £40.50 £17.50 £18.70
% change year-on-year +131.43% -6.42% -

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 23 May 2022.

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 23 May 2022, 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 14 (33.33%) TDD
2 13 (30.95%) Java
2 13 (30.95%) Degree
2 13 (30.95%) Kotlin
3 12 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 12 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 12 (28.57%) Functional Programming
3 12 (28.57%) Agile
3 12 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (21.43%) Finance
5 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (14.29%) Scrum
5 6 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 6 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
7 4 (9.52%) Project Management
7 4 (9.52%) Marketing
7 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (9.52%) Electronic Trading
7 4 (9.52%) Project Delivery
7 4 (9.52%) Backlog Management
8 3 (7.14%) Business Process Modelling
8 3 (7.14%) Acceptance Criteria
8 3 (7.14%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 3 (7.14%) Social Skills
8 3 (7.14%) Terraform
8 3 (7.14%) Reinsurance
8 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
8 3 (7.14%) AWS
8 3 (7.14%) BPMN

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 3 (7.14%) CMS
2 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.38%) Confluence
3 1 (2.38%) Ethereum
3 1 (2.38%) Jupyter
3 1 (2.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) AWS
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft 365
2 2 (4.76%) Yammer
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (2.38%) Azure
3 1 (2.38%) Figma
3 1 (2.38%) IaaS
3 1 (2.38%) PaaS
3 1 (2.38%) SaaS
3 1 (2.38%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) Intranet
2 1 (2.38%) HTTP
2 1 (2.38%) Internet
2 1 (2.38%) IPFS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.38%) Metadata
3 1 (2.38%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.76%) JIRA
3 1 (2.38%) Android Studio
3 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.38%) Cypress.io
3 1 (2.38%) Deequ
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.52%) Marketing
3 3 (7.14%) Social Skills
4 2 (4.76%) Presentation Skills
4 2 (4.76%) Public Speaking
5 1 (2.38%) Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Front Office
5 1 (2.38%) Influencing Skills
5 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Law
5 1 (2.38%) Public Sector
5 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Developer
2 12 (28.57%) Java Developer
2 12 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 12 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Business Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Designer
4 4 (9.52%) Product Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Content Designer
5 2 (4.76%) Coordinator
5 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (2.38%) Data Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Digital Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) Digital Business Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) Product Business Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) Salesforce Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) Senior Content Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) Android SDK
1 1 (2.38%) CSS
1 1 (2.38%) Dagger
1 1 (2.38%) HTML
1 1 (2.38%) iOS SDK
1 1 (2.38%) MLlib
1 1 (2.38%) Node.js
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (2.38%) REST
1 1 (2.38%) RxJava
1 1 (2.38%) scikit-learn
1 1 (2.38%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Reinsurance
1 3 (7.14%) Social Media
2 2 (4.76%) Digital Signage
2 2 (4.76%) Podcast
2 2 (4.76%) Social Network
3 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.38%) Graphic Design
3 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.38%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Android
2 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.38%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) TDD
2 12 (28.57%) Agile
2 12 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 12 (28.57%) Functional Programming
2 12 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 6 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 6 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (14.29%) Scrum
3 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (9.52%) Backlog Management
4 4 (9.52%) Electronic Trading
4 4 (9.52%) Project Delivery
4 4 (9.52%) Project Management
5 3 (7.14%) Acceptance Criteria
5 3 (7.14%) BPMN
5 3 (7.14%) Business Process Modelling
5 3 (7.14%) DevOps
5 3 (7.14%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 3 (7.14%) User Stories
5 3 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.95%) Java
1 13 (30.95%) Kotlin
2 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.76%) Python
2 2 (4.76%) Scala
3 1 (2.38%) Apple Swift
3 1 (2.38%) C
3 1 (2.38%) C#
3 1 (2.38%) PHP
3 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) QA
2 2 (4.76%) PMO
3 1 (2.38%) Accessibility
3 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Terraform
2 1 (2.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.38%) Adobe
3 1 (2.38%) Apple
3 1 (2.38%) Citrix
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) Rackspace
3 1 (2.38%) SAP
3 1 (2.38%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.38%) SunGard