Period
to 19 January 2018

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 19 January 2018 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 186 201 166
Rank change year-on-year +15 -35 +7
Contract jobs citing Publishing 66 31 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.93% 0.50% 1.05%
As % of the General category 1.68% 0.95% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 21 66
City of London median daily rate £488 £425 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.71% -5.03% +22.60%
10th Percentile £325 £158 £276
90th Percentile £681 £619 £614
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +23.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
City of London median hourly rate - £19.46 -
Central London median hourly rate - £19.46 -

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 3,931 3,266 3,931
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 55.41% 52.44% 54.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,145 2,599 3,068
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £325 £319 £288
90th Percentile £700 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.21% +5.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 14 35
City of London median hourly rate £21.00 £21.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.45% -3.33% +25.00%
10th Percentile £15.00 £14.90 £12.00
90th Percentile £34.85 £53.98 £53.40
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £21.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year -3.45% -3.33% +25.00%

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 19 January 2018.

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 19 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Publishing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Publishing.

1 30 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (31.82%) Finance
3 19 (28.79%) Java
4 16 (24.24%) TDD
5 13 (19.70%) NoSQL
6 12 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
6 12 (18.18%) DevOps
7 11 (16.67%) Jenkins
7 11 (16.67%) Scrum
8 10 (15.15%) Spring
8 10 (15.15%) JavaScript
8 10 (15.15%) User Stories
8 10 (15.15%) BDD
8 10 (15.15%) Microservices
8 10 (15.15%) React
9 9 (13.64%) Cucumber
9 9 (13.64%) Relational Database
9 9 (13.64%) Kafka
9 9 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (13.64%) SQL
9 9 (13.64%) MySQL
9 9 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (13.64%) Software Engineering
10 7 (10.61%) CMS
10 7 (10.61%) OO
10 7 (10.61%) Python
10 7 (10.61%) E-Commerce
10 7 (10.61%) Marketing
10 7 (10.61%) JIRA
10 7 (10.61%) RESTful

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 7 (10.61%) CMS
2 5 (7.58%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (6.06%) Apache Spark
4 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.03%) Apache Solr
5 2 (3.03%) Drupal
6 1 (1.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.52%) ArcGIS
6 1 (1.52%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (1.52%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (1.52%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.52%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (7.58%) Google Play
4 4 (6.06%) Office 365
5 3 (4.55%) Amazon S3
5 3 (4.55%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (4.55%) Route 53
6 1 (1.52%) G Suite
6 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.52%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) HTTP
1 1 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.70%) NoSQL
2 9 (13.64%) MySQL
2 9 (13.64%) Relational Database
3 7 (10.61%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (9.09%) Big Data
5 5 (7.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 5 (7.58%) JanusGraph
5 5 (7.58%) MarkLogic
5 5 (7.58%) MongoDB
5 5 (7.58%) Neo4j
5 5 (7.58%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (7.58%) Redis
6 4 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (6.06%) Semantic Layer
7 2 (3.03%) Hadoop
7 2 (3.03%) HBase
7 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.52%) Power BI
8 1 (1.52%) QGIS
8 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 9 (13.64%) Cucumber
3 7 (10.61%) JIRA
4 5 (7.58%) Gradle
4 5 (7.58%) JUnit
4 5 (7.58%) Maven
4 5 (7.58%) SonarQube
4 5 (7.58%) Subversion
4 5 (7.58%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (6.06%) Mockito
6 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.52%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (1.52%) ERwin
7 1 (1.52%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 21 (31.82%) Finance
2 7 (10.61%) Marketing
3 5 (7.58%) Banking
4 4 (6.06%) Advertising
5 3 (4.55%) Law
6 1 (1.52%) Back Office
6 1 (1.52%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (43.94%) Developer
2 13 (19.70%) Java Developer
3 8 (12.12%) Analyst
4 6 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 4 (6.06%) Consultant
5 4 (6.06%) Data Consultant
5 4 (6.06%) Data Warehouse Consultant
5 4 (6.06%) Digital Analyst
5 4 (6.06%) Digital Business Analyst
5 4 (6.06%) Head of Information
5 4 (6.06%) Head of Information Security
5 4 (6.06%) Head of Security
5 4 (6.06%) Tableau Consultant
6 3 (4.55%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) AWS Developer
6 3 (4.55%) AWS DevOps
6 3 (4.55%) Project Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Publishing Business Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) React Developer
6 3 (4.55%) Re-Platforming Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.15%) React
1 10 (15.15%) Spring
2 9 (13.64%) Kafka
3 7 (10.61%) RESTful
4 6 (9.09%) REST
5 5 (7.58%) Android SDK
5 5 (7.58%) CSS
5 5 (7.58%) gRPC
5 5 (7.58%) Hibernate
5 5 (7.58%) HTML
5 5 (7.58%) iOS SDK
5 5 (7.58%) Java EE
5 5 (7.58%) React Native
5 5 (7.58%) ReactiveX
5 5 (7.58%) Redux
5 5 (7.58%) Spring Boot
5 5 (7.58%) Spring Security
5 5 (7.58%) Web Services
5 5 (7.58%) XML
5 5 (7.58%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.58%) Fintech
2 5 (7.58%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.03%) Digital Media
3 2 (3.03%) PKI
3 2 (3.03%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.52%) IPTV
4 1 (1.52%) Linked Data
4 1 (1.52%) Marketing Technology
4 1 (1.52%) NHS
4 1 (1.52%) PMI
4 1 (1.52%) RIA
4 1 (1.52%) Social Media
4 1 (1.52%) Social Network
4 1 (1.52%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.58%) Android
1 5 (7.58%) Apple iOS
1 5 (7.58%) Linux
2 3 (4.55%) Windows
3 2 (3.03%) Windows 10
3 2 (3.03%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (24.24%) TDD
3 12 (18.18%) DevOps
4 11 (16.67%) Scrum
5 10 (15.15%) BDD
5 10 (15.15%) Microservices
5 10 (15.15%) User Stories
6 9 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (13.64%) Software Engineering
7 7 (10.61%) E-Commerce
7 7 (10.61%) OO
8 6 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (9.09%) SDLC
8 6 (9.09%) Waterfall
9 5 (7.58%) CQRS
9 5 (7.58%) Customer Requirements
9 5 (7.58%) Domain-Driven Design
9 5 (7.58%) Functional Testing
9 5 (7.58%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (28.79%) Java
2 10 (15.15%) JavaScript
3 9 (13.64%) SQL
4 7 (10.61%) Python
5 6 (9.09%) ES6
5 6 (9.09%) Scala
6 5 (7.58%) GraphQL
6 5 (7.58%) Objective-C
7 3 (4.55%) C++
7 3 (4.55%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.55%) Ruby
7 3 (4.55%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.03%) C#
8 2 (3.03%) Perl
8 2 (3.03%) PHP
8 2 (3.03%) VBScript
9 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.52%) C
9 1 (1.52%) R
9 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) CISA
1 4 (6.06%) CISM
1 4 (6.06%) CISSP
1 4 (6.06%) CRISC
2 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (3.03%) Degree
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.52%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.52%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) GDPR
2 4 (6.06%) QA
3 1 (1.52%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.52%) HL7
System Software
1 6 (9.09%) Docker
2 2 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.03%) BitLocker
2 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.03%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (3.03%) vSphere
2 2 (3.03%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (9.09%) Ansible
2 4 (6.06%) Kubernetes
2 4 (6.06%) Puppet
3 3 (4.55%) Mesos
3 3 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.55%) SCCM
4 1 (1.52%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 6 (9.09%) Google
1 6 (9.09%) Tableau
2 5 (7.58%) Apple
3 4 (6.06%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.55%) New Relic
5 2 (3.03%) Adobe
5 2 (3.03%) Citrix
5 2 (3.03%) SAP
5 2 (3.03%) VMware
6 1 (1.52%) hybris
6 1 (1.52%) Omniture
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle
6 1 (1.52%) PeopleSoft