Period
to 29 July 2021

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 July 2021 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 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 334 278 304
Rank change year-on-year -56 +26 -11
Contract jobs citing Publishing 207 114 329
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.69% 0.72% 0.82%
As % of the General category 1.19% 1.23% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 81 249
10th Percentile £256 £185 £275
25th Percentile £387 £288 £356
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £480 £500 £438
Median % change year-on-year -4.00% +14.29% -7.89%
75th Percentile £568 £650 £538
90th Percentile £638 £800 £600
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 10
10th Percentile £16.25 £18.01 £20.85
25th Percentile £21.25 £22.53 £22.19
Median hourly rate £30.70 £30.05 £29.75
Median % change year-on-year +2.16% +1.01% -4.80%
75th Percentile £33.88 " £30.00
90th Percentile £44.75 " £37.50
England median hourly rate £22.50 £27.18 £35.00
% change year-on-year -17.20% -22.36% +58.19%

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 17,355 9,256 22,592
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 57.73% 58.31% 55.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,198 6,609 15,864
10th Percentile £356 £325 £319
25th Percentile £450 £420 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £656 £638 £625
90th Percentile £738 £738 £700
England median daily rate £513 £495 £475
% change year-on-year +3.54% +4.21% +1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 139 289
10th Percentile £15.37 £13.95 £11.95
25th Percentile £20.00 £19.69 £15.34
Median hourly rate £29.56 £28.00 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year +5.58% +33.33% -1.43%
75th Percentile £47.25 £45.50 £30.00
90th Percentile £64.00 £57.05 £51.25
England median hourly rate £19.47 £20.57 £20.00
% change year-on-year -5.35% +2.85% +6.95%

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 July 2021.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Publishing in London over the 6 months to 29 July 2021.

Hourly rate histogram 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 July 2021. 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 -32 18 £408 -22.38% 26
West London +8 7 £500 +194.12% 2
South London - 2 £575 -
East London - 2 £484 - 7
Publishing
England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2021, 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 69 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (26.09%) User Experience
3 37 (17.87%) Social Skills
4 28 (13.53%) HTML
5 27 (13.04%) JavaScript
6 26 (12.56%) Marketing
6 26 (12.56%) Azure
7 24 (11.59%) Apple iOS
7 24 (11.59%) Analytics
7 24 (11.59%) Finance
8 23 (11.11%) React
9 22 (10.63%) Analytical Skills
9 22 (10.63%) DevOps
9 22 (10.63%) JIRA
9 22 (10.63%) SQL
9 22 (10.63%) Python
9 22 (10.63%) User Research
10 21 (10.14%) CSS
10 21 (10.14%) Microsoft
10 21 (10.14%) CMS
10 21 (10.14%) Android
11 20 (9.66%) Problem-Solving
12 19 (9.18%) Content Management
12 19 (9.18%) Git (software)
13 18 (8.70%) Node.js
13 18 (8.70%) Mentoring
13 18 (8.70%) Java
13 18 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (8.21%) Windows
14 17 (8.21%) Adobe

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 21 (10.14%) CMS
2 14 (6.76%) Confluence
3 9 (4.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 9 (4.35%) Apache
4 7 (3.38%) Moodle
5 6 (2.90%) Headless CMS
6 5 (2.42%) Apache Airflow
6 5 (2.42%) Apache Spark
7 3 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.45%) IIS
7 3 (1.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (1.45%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.45%) SugarCRM
8 1 (0.48%) Drupal
8 1 (0.48%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.48%) JBoss
8 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.48%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.48%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (6.28%) Figma
1 13 (6.28%) Sketch
2 11 (5.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (3.86%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (3.38%) Camtasia
5 6 (2.90%) InVision
6 3 (1.45%) Chatbot
6 3 (1.45%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Office
8 1 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.97%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.48%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 26 (12.56%) Azure
2 16 (7.73%) SaaS
3 15 (7.25%) AWS
4 12 (5.80%) npm
5 11 (5.31%) GitHub
6 10 (4.83%) Azure Active Directory
6 10 (4.83%) Microsoft 365
7 9 (4.35%) GCP
8 7 (3.38%) Lucidchart
9 6 (2.90%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (2.90%) Power Platform
10 5 (2.42%) Adobe Analytics
10 5 (2.42%) Serverless
11 4 (1.93%) AWS Lambda
11 4 (1.93%) Google Analytics
12 3 (1.45%) Oracle Service Cloud
13 2 (0.97%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 2 (0.97%) Amazon SQS
13 2 (0.97%) CloudFront
13 2 (0.97%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.80%) Wi-Fi
2 10 (4.83%) VPN
3 5 (2.42%) HTTP
4 3 (1.45%) Internet
5 2 (0.97%) Bluetooth
5 2 (0.97%) Broadband
5 2 (0.97%) Intranet
6 1 (0.48%) ADSL
6 1 (0.48%) NFC
6 1 (0.48%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.31%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (3.38%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.90%) Power BI
3 6 (2.90%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.42%) BigQuery
5 3 (1.45%) Apache Hive
5 3 (1.45%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.45%) HBase
5 3 (1.45%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.45%) Spark SQL
5 3 (1.45%) Star Schema
5 3 (1.45%) Tableau
6 2 (0.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (0.97%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.97%) Big Data
6 2 (0.97%) Metadata
6 2 (0.97%) MS Access
6 2 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.97%) Qlik Sense
6 2 (0.97%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 22 (10.63%) JIRA
2 19 (9.18%) Git (software)
3 12 (5.80%) Jenkins
4 6 (2.90%) Gradle
4 6 (2.90%) Selenium
5 5 (2.42%) Subversion
6 4 (1.93%) Maven
6 4 (1.93%) MSTest
7 3 (1.45%) Android Studio
7 3 (1.45%) Cypress.io
7 3 (1.45%) Jasmine
7 3 (1.45%) JMeter
7 3 (1.45%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.45%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.45%) webpack
8 2 (0.97%) GitLab
8 2 (0.97%) IntelliJ
8 2 (0.97%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.97%) SonarQube
8 2 (0.97%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 37 (17.87%) Social Skills
2 26 (12.56%) Marketing
3 24 (11.59%) Finance
4 22 (10.63%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (8.21%) Public Sector
6 12 (5.80%) Telecoms
7 11 (5.31%) Electronics
7 11 (5.31%) Manufacturing
8 8 (3.86%) Banking
8 8 (3.86%) Presentation Skills
9 5 (2.42%) Advertising
10 4 (1.93%) Documentation Skills
10 4 (1.93%) Legal
11 3 (1.45%) German Language
11 3 (1.45%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 3 (1.45%) Multimedia
11 3 (1.45%) Retail
12 2 (0.97%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.97%) Organisational Skills
13 1 (0.48%) Public Speaking
Job Titles
1 46 (22.22%) Developer
2 41 (19.81%) Designer
3 20 (9.66%) Analyst
4 15 (7.25%) UX Designer
5 10 (4.83%) Architect
5 10 (4.83%) Business Analyst
5 10 (4.83%) Consultant
5 10 (4.83%) Data Engineer
5 10 (4.83%) Microsoft 365 Consultant
5 10 (4.83%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
6 9 (4.35%) Content Designer
7 8 (3.86%) User Experience Researcher
8 7 (3.38%) Instructional Designer
8 7 (3.38%) React Developer
9 6 (2.90%) Angular Developer
9 6 (2.90%) Project Manager
9 6 (2.90%) UI Designer
10 5 (2.42%) Java Developer
10 5 (2.42%) Senior Developer
10 5 (2.42%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (13.53%) HTML
2 23 (11.11%) React
3 21 (10.14%) CSS
4 18 (8.70%) Node.js
5 12 (5.80%) .NET
6 11 (5.31%) AngularJS
6 11 (5.31%) RESTful
7 10 (4.83%) GraphQL
8 7 (3.38%) HTML5
8 7 (3.38%) React Native
9 6 (2.90%) XML
10 5 (2.42%) Android SDK
10 5 (2.42%) CSS3
10 5 (2.42%) Jest
10 5 (2.42%) Sass
11 4 (1.93%) .NET Core
11 4 (1.93%) Core Data
11 4 (1.93%) Elastic Stack
11 4 (1.93%) JSON
12 3 (1.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 54 (26.09%) User Experience
2 17 (8.21%) Mobile App
2 17 (8.21%) Social Media
3 7 (3.38%) Learning Management System
4 5 (2.42%) Animation
5 4 (1.93%) Graphic Design
5 4 (1.93%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.45%) Blog
6 3 (1.45%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.97%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.97%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.97%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (0.97%) NHS
7 2 (0.97%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.48%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.48%) Digital Signage
8 1 (0.48%) Legacy Systems
8 1 (0.48%) Reinsurance
8 1 (0.48%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 24 (11.59%) Apple iOS
2 21 (10.14%) Android
3 17 (8.21%) Windows
4 10 (4.83%) Windows Mobile
5 8 (3.86%) Linux
6 4 (1.93%) Unix
7 2 (0.97%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.97%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.48%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.48%) OpenVMS
8 1 (0.48%) VMS
8 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (11.59%) Analytics
3 22 (10.63%) DevOps
3 22 (10.63%) User Research
4 20 (9.66%) Problem-Solving
5 19 (9.18%) Content Management
6 18 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (8.70%) Mentoring
7 17 (8.21%) Project Management
7 17 (8.21%) Scrum
7 17 (8.21%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (7.25%) TDD
9 14 (6.76%) A/B Testing
9 14 (6.76%) Digital Marketing
9 14 (6.76%) Prototyping
10 13 (6.28%) Data Modelling
10 13 (6.28%) Test Automation
11 12 (5.80%) Migration
12 11 (5.31%) Programme Management
12 11 (5.31%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 27 (13.04%) JavaScript
2 22 (10.63%) Python
2 22 (10.63%) SQL
3 18 (8.70%) Java
4 13 (6.28%) TypeScript
5 11 (5.31%) Apple Swift
6 10 (4.83%) Objective-C
7 9 (4.35%) C#
7 9 (4.35%) ES6
7 9 (4.35%) PowerShell
7 9 (4.35%) Scala
8 8 (3.86%) Kotlin
9 4 (1.93%) Perl
9 4 (1.93%) VB
10 3 (1.45%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.45%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.45%) VBA
11 2 (0.97%) C
11 2 (0.97%) C++
11 2 (0.97%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (7.25%) Degree
2 7 (3.38%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.45%) ISEB
3 3 (1.45%) Master's Degree
3 3 (1.45%) PMP
3 3 (1.45%) TOGAF Certification
4 2 (0.97%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.48%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.48%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.48%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.48%) MCP
5 1 (0.48%) MCSE
5 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.48%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.76%) QA
2 8 (3.86%) Accessibility
3 3 (1.45%) GDPR
4 2 (0.97%) HIPAA
4 2 (0.97%) PMO
4 2 (0.97%) WCAG
5 1 (0.48%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.48%) COBIT
5 1 (0.48%) Good Clinical Practice
5 1 (0.48%) GxP
5 1 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (6.28%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.42%) Docker
3 1 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (5.80%) Terraform
2 11 (5.31%) Kubernetes
3 10 (4.83%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 10 (4.83%) Microsoft Intune
3 10 (4.83%) Single Sign-On
4 6 (2.90%) Ansible
5 3 (1.45%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.48%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.48%) Jamf Pro
6 1 (0.48%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (10.14%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.21%) Adobe
3 15 (7.25%) Google
4 12 (5.80%) SAP
5 10 (4.83%) Oracle
5 10 (4.83%) Samsung
6 7 (3.38%) Blackboard
7 5 (2.42%) Apple
7 5 (2.42%) Databricks
7 5 (2.42%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.45%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.45%) Citrix
8 3 (1.45%) UiPath
9 2 (0.97%) ESRI
9 2 (0.97%) Optimizely
9 2 (0.97%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.97%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.48%) Facebook
10 1 (0.48%) New Relic
10 1 (0.48%) Qualtrics