Period
to 29 September 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Publishing over the 6 months to 29 September 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
England > London
6 months to
29 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 270 297 277
Rank change year-on-year +27 -20 +3
Contract jobs citing Publishing 80 309 427
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.59% 0.82% 0.94%
As % of the General category 1.19% 1.83% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 223 342
Median daily rate £425 £438 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% -10.26% +9.24%
10th Percentile £178 £208 £301
90th Percentile £734 £600 £638
England median daily rate £425 £425 £450
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £22.95 £29.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.63% -21.76% +2.29%
England median hourly rate £18.25 £29.50 £25.29
% change year-on-year -38.14% +16.66% +63.15%

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 London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 6,717 16,854 21,566
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 49.93% 44.59% 47.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,638 11,693 15,369
Median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £328 £325 £320
90th Percentile £750 £713 £700
England median daily rate £500 £495 £475
% change year-on-year +0.92% +4.30% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 199 249
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £22.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.09% -4.06% +4.46%
10th Percentile £17.54 £12.76 £13.31
90th Percentile £53.85 £52.50 £54.41
Median hourly rate £31.20 £22.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year +38.64% +2.27% -2.22%

Publishing
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Publishing in London

Publishing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for Publishing in London

Publishing
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Publishing in London over the 6 months to 29 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Publishing in London

Publishing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Hourly rate trend for Publishing in London

Publishing
Contract Job Locations in 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 London region over the 6 months to 29 September 2020. 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
Central London +94 15 £350 -22.22% 10
West London +52 1 - - 1
Publishing
England

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 London region with a requirement for Publishing.

1 22 (27.50%) Microsoft
2 21 (26.25%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (22.50%) Azure
4 14 (17.50%) Public Sector
5 12 (15.00%) Learning Management System
5 12 (15.00%) Moodle
5 12 (15.00%) Blackboard
6 11 (13.75%) Data Science
7 10 (12.50%) Technology Roadmap
7 10 (12.50%) Triplestore
7 10 (12.50%) Ontologies
7 10 (12.50%) Data Management
7 10 (12.50%) Java
8 9 (11.25%) .NET
8 9 (11.25%) Microsoft Excel
8 9 (11.25%) Taxonomies
8 9 (11.25%) SPARQL
8 9 (11.25%) Social Media
8 9 (11.25%) Data Strategy
9 8 (10.00%) Instructional Design
9 8 (10.00%) Apache Solr
9 8 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 7 (8.75%) Windows
10 7 (8.75%) CMS
10 7 (8.75%) Google
10 7 (8.75%) Degree
10 7 (8.75%) Security Cleared
10 7 (8.75%) Camtasia
10 7 (8.75%) Lucidchart
11 6 (7.50%) Visualisation

Publishing
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 12 (15.00%) Moodle
2 8 (10.00%) Apache Solr
3 7 (8.75%) CMS
4 2 (2.50%) Alfresco
4 2 (2.50%) Apache
4 2 (2.50%) Confluence
4 2 (2.50%) Documentum
4 2 (2.50%) Drupal
4 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.50%) WordPress
5 1 (1.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.25%) FileNet
5 1 (1.25%) OnBase
5 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (11.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (8.75%) Camtasia
4 2 (2.50%) Adobe Captivate
4 2 (2.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (2.50%) LibreOffice
4 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (2.50%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 18 (22.50%) Azure
2 7 (8.75%) Lucidchart
3 5 (6.25%) AWS
4 4 (5.00%) Office 365
5 3 (3.75%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (3.75%) Google Docs
6 2 (2.50%) GitHub
6 2 (2.50%) Google Analytics
6 2 (2.50%) SaaS
6 2 (2.50%) Slack
6 2 (2.50%) Smartsheet
7 1 (1.25%) Cloudflare
7 1 (1.25%) Power Platform
7 1 (1.25%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.75%) DNS
2 2 (2.50%) DHCP
2 2 (2.50%) SAN
2 2 (2.50%) VPN
2 2 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.25%) Intranet
3 1 (1.25%) Network Security
3 1 (1.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.50%) Triplestore
2 2 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.25%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.25%) Essbase
3 1 (1.25%) Lumira
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Smart View
3 1 (1.25%) Power BI
3 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.75%) JIRA
2 1 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.25%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.25%) Gatling
2 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.25%) JMeter
2 1 (1.25%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.25%) NeoLoad
2 1 (1.25%) SonarQube
2 1 (1.25%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 14 (17.50%) Public Sector
2 5 (6.25%) Finance
3 4 (5.00%) Marketing
4 3 (3.75%) Legal
5 2 (2.50%) Automotive
5 2 (2.50%) Electronics
5 2 (2.50%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.50%) Retail
5 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.25%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.25%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 17 (21.25%) Designer
2 9 (11.25%) Content Designer
3 8 (10.00%) Analyst
4 7 (8.75%) Developer
4 7 (8.75%) Instructional Designer
5 6 (7.50%) Project Manager
6 5 (6.25%) Data Analyst
7 3 (3.75%) Architect
7 3 (3.75%) Business Analyst
7 3 (3.75%) Consultant
7 3 (3.75%) Digital Content Designer
7 3 (3.75%) Digital Designer
7 3 (3.75%) Senior Content Designer
7 3 (3.75%) Senior Designer
8 2 (2.50%) Head of Content
8 2 (2.50%) IT Engineer
8 2 (2.50%) Office 365 Consultant
8 2 (2.50%) Office 365 Engineer
8 2 (2.50%) Publishing Project Manager
8 2 (2.50%) Senior Digital Content Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.25%) .NET
2 6 (7.50%) .NET Core
3 3 (3.75%) Node.js
3 3 (3.75%) React
4 2 (2.50%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.50%) HTML
5 1 (1.25%) CSS
5 1 (1.25%) Django
5 1 (1.25%) Laravel
5 1 (1.25%) MDX
5 1 (1.25%) RESTful
5 1 (1.25%) Spring
5 1 (1.25%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.00%) Learning Management System
2 9 (11.25%) Social Media
2 9 (11.25%) Taxonomies
3 5 (6.25%) User Experience
4 3 (3.75%) e-Learning
4 3 (3.75%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.50%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.50%) Wiki
6 1 (1.25%) Animation
6 1 (1.25%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.25%) Replication
6 1 (1.25%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.25%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.75%) Windows
2 3 (3.75%) Android
2 3 (3.75%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.50%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (26.25%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (13.75%) Data Science
3 10 (12.50%) Data Management
3 10 (12.50%) Ontologies
3 10 (12.50%) Technology Roadmap
4 9 (11.25%) Data Strategy
5 8 (10.00%) Instructional Design
6 6 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (7.50%) Content Management
6 6 (7.50%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (7.50%) Data Integration
6 6 (7.50%) Mentoring
6 6 (7.50%) RDF
6 6 (7.50%) Visualisation
7 5 (6.25%) Analytics
7 5 (6.25%) Information Management
7 5 (6.25%) Migration
7 5 (6.25%) Project Management
7 5 (6.25%) Scrum
7 5 (6.25%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.50%) Java
2 9 (11.25%) SPARQL
3 6 (7.50%) Python
3 6 (7.50%) SHACL
4 5 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.25%) R
5 4 (5.00%) SQL
6 3 (3.75%) Go
7 2 (2.50%) C#
7 2 (2.50%) PHP
8 1 (1.25%) C
8 1 (1.25%) Groovy
8 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (8.75%) Degree
1 7 (8.75%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.25%) Numerate Degree
2 5 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.50%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) NIST
2 1 (1.25%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.25%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.25%) PMO
2 1 (1.25%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (7.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.50%) Docker
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (2.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) Ansible
1 3 (3.75%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (2.50%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.50%) SCCM
2 2 (2.50%) SCOM
2 2 (2.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 22 (27.50%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.00%) Blackboard
3 7 (8.75%) Google
4 4 (5.00%) Adobe
4 4 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (5.00%) SAP
5 2 (2.50%) Capita
5 2 (2.50%) Citrix
5 2 (2.50%) Hitachi
5 2 (2.50%) HP
5 2 (2.50%) IBM
5 2 (2.50%) NetApp
5 2 (2.50%) Oracle
5 2 (2.50%) Samsung
5 2 (2.50%) Tableau
5 2 (2.50%) VMware
6 1 (1.25%) Alteryx
6 1 (1.25%) OpenText
6 1 (1.25%) Qualtrics
6 1 (1.25%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud