Period
to

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 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
England > London
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 321 296 271
Rank change year-on-year -25 -25 +59
Contract jobs citing Publishing 285 184 166
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.74% 0.76% 0.84%
As % of the General category 1.23% 1.32% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 136 117
10th Percentile £327 £285 £193
25th Percentile £410 £363 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £514 £450 £500
Median % change year-on-year +14.17% -10.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £608 £538 £588
90th Percentile £652 £614 £784
England median daily rate £495 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 3
10th Percentile £24.23 - £18.01
25th Percentile £30.99 £21.25 £22.53
Median hourly rate £43.50 £30.70 £30.05
Median % change year-on-year +41.69% +2.16% +33.56%
75th Percentile £52.75 £34.75 -
90th Percentile £57.55 £45.10 -
England median hourly rate £31.00 £22.50 £24.30
% change year-on-year +37.78% -7.41% -42.82%

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 23,107 13,939 11,110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 60.37% 57.42% 55.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,724 9,856 7,882
10th Percentile £385 £350 £313
25th Percentile £475 £431 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £578 £530 £525
Median % change year-on-year +9.05% +0.95% -
75th Percentile £700 £650 £626
90th Percentile £800 £725 £725
England median daily rate £550 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 294 156 186
10th Percentile £18.50 £14.63 £13.24
25th Percentile £25.68 £19.69 £17.25
Median hourly rate £35.50 £27.50 £23.00
Median % change year-on-year +29.09% +19.57% +15.00%
75th Percentile £49.25 £47.31 £38.75
90th Percentile £65.53 £64.50 £53.75
England median hourly rate £21.50 £21.40 £19.90
% change year-on-year +0.47% +7.54% +6.13%

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 23 May 2022.

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 23 May 2022.

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 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -5 43 £550 +39.24% 11
West London -9 5 £408 -18.50% 4
Publishing
England

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 London region with a requirement for Publishing.

1 123 (43.16%) Agile
2 62 (21.75%) Social Skills
3 45 (15.79%) AWS
4 42 (14.74%) Microsoft
4 42 (14.74%) Scrum
5 40 (14.04%) Azure
6 39 (13.68%) DevOps
6 39 (13.68%) Finance
6 39 (13.68%) Business Intelligence
7 38 (13.33%) Python
7 38 (13.33%) TDD
8 37 (12.98%) CMS
8 37 (12.98%) Analytics
9 36 (12.63%) Marketing
10 35 (12.28%) SQL
11 32 (11.23%) JIRA
12 31 (10.88%) User Experience
13 30 (10.53%) Visualisation
13 30 (10.53%) JavaScript
14 29 (10.18%) Java
14 29 (10.18%) Stakeholder Management
14 29 (10.18%) Analytical Skills
15 27 (9.47%) Degree
15 27 (9.47%) Accessibility
16 26 (9.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
16 26 (9.12%) Data Modelling
16 26 (9.12%) Project Management
17 25 (8.77%) Git (software)
18 24 (8.42%) HTML
19 23 (8.07%) Data Management

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 37 (12.98%) CMS
2 15 (5.26%) Confluence
3 14 (4.91%) Apache Spark
4 11 (3.86%) Drupal
5 8 (2.81%) Moodle
6 6 (2.11%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.11%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.05%) Headless CMS
9 2 (0.70%) Apache
9 2 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.70%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.70%) SugarCRM
10 1 (0.35%) Apache Airflow
10 1 (0.35%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.35%) Jupyter
10 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.35%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 26 (9.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (2.81%) Adobe After Effects
2 8 (2.81%) Adobe Captivate
2 8 (2.81%) Adobe Premiere
2 8 (2.81%) Camtasia
2 8 (2.81%) InDesign
2 8 (2.81%) Photoshop
2 8 (2.81%) Snagit
3 7 (2.46%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.70%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.70%) Sketch
6 1 (0.35%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.35%) GIMP
6 1 (0.35%) Revit
6 1 (0.35%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.35%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 2 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.35%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.35%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 45 (15.79%) AWS
2 40 (14.04%) Azure
3 22 (7.72%) GitHub
4 18 (6.32%) Power Platform
5 11 (3.86%) Google Analytics
6 10 (3.51%) Figma
6 10 (3.51%) npm
6 10 (3.51%) SaaS
7 9 (3.16%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (2.81%) Amazon S3
8 8 (2.81%) Microsoft 365
9 7 (2.46%) Amazon EKS
9 7 (2.46%) Amazon EMR
9 7 (2.46%) Siteimprove
10 6 (2.11%) AWS Fargate
10 6 (2.11%) Datadog
10 6 (2.11%) GCP
10 6 (2.11%) Serverless
11 5 (1.75%) Azure Data Factory
11 5 (1.75%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.16%) Intranet
2 5 (1.75%) DNS
2 5 (1.75%) HTTP
2 5 (1.75%) Internet
3 2 (0.70%) Skype
3 2 (0.70%) SSL
4 1 (0.35%) BGP
4 1 (0.35%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.35%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (0.35%) DHCP
4 1 (0.35%) EIGRP
4 1 (0.35%) Firewall
4 1 (0.35%) FTP
4 1 (0.35%) IPFS
4 1 (0.35%) Network Security
4 1 (0.35%) OSPF
4 1 (0.35%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (6.67%) Metadata
2 16 (5.61%) Power BI
2 16 (5.61%) SQL Server
3 14 (4.91%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (4.91%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (4.21%) Tableau
5 11 (3.86%) Qlik Sense
6 7 (2.46%) Big Data
7 4 (1.40%) Amazon Athena
7 4 (1.40%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.40%) Tableau Server
8 3 (1.05%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (1.05%) Apache Hive
8 3 (1.05%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.05%) Tableau Desktop
9 2 (0.70%) GIS
9 2 (0.70%) HBase
9 2 (0.70%) Power Query
9 2 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.70%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 32 (11.23%) JIRA
2 25 (8.77%) Git (software)
3 8 (2.81%) Jenkins
4 6 (2.11%) Grunt
5 4 (1.40%) CircleCI
5 4 (1.40%) Cypress.io
6 2 (0.70%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.70%) ERwin
7 1 (0.35%) Android Studio
7 1 (0.35%) Applitools
7 1 (0.35%) Babel
7 1 (0.35%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.35%) ER Studio
7 1 (0.35%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.35%) Mocha
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.35%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.35%) webpack
General
1 62 (21.75%) Social Skills
2 39 (13.68%) Finance
3 36 (12.63%) Marketing
4 29 (10.18%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (5.26%) Public Sector
6 8 (2.81%) Presentation Skills
7 7 (2.46%) Legal
8 6 (2.11%) Advertising
9 5 (1.75%) Banking
9 5 (1.75%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.75%) Multimedia
9 5 (1.75%) Retail
10 4 (1.40%) Brand Awareness
11 3 (1.05%) Organisational Skills
11 3 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (1.05%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.70%) Games
12 2 (0.70%) Law
12 2 (0.70%) Local Government
12 2 (0.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 49 (17.19%) Developer
2 33 (11.58%) Analyst
3 22 (7.72%) Designer
4 18 (6.32%) Business Analyst
5 16 (5.61%) Project Manager
6 15 (5.26%) Senior Developer
7 14 (4.91%) Architect
7 14 (4.91%) Data Engineer
8 13 (4.56%) Java Developer
9 12 (4.21%) Senior Java Developer
10 11 (3.86%) Software Engineer
11 10 (3.51%) Content Manager
11 10 (3.51%) DevOps Engineer
12 8 (2.81%) UX Designer
13 7 (2.46%) Product Manager
13 7 (2.46%) Product Owner
13 7 (2.46%) Programme Manager
14 6 (2.11%) Content Editor
14 6 (2.11%) Java Engineer
14 6 (2.11%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (8.42%) HTML
2 23 (8.07%) React
3 22 (7.72%) Node.js
4 15 (5.26%) RESTful
5 14 (4.91%) Pandas
6 13 (4.56%) HTML5
7 12 (4.21%) CSS
7 12 (4.21%) Kafka
7 12 (4.21%) pytest
8 11 (3.86%) .NET
9 10 (3.51%) REST
10 9 (3.16%) CSS3
10 9 (3.16%) GraphQL
11 8 (2.81%) Spark Streaming
12 7 (2.46%) AngularJS
13 6 (2.11%) Jest
14 5 (1.75%) Open Graph
14 5 (1.75%) XML
15 4 (1.40%) ASP.NET
15 4 (1.40%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.88%) User Experience
2 17 (5.96%) Social Media
3 10 (3.51%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.81%) Learning Management System
4 8 (2.81%) SCORM
4 8 (2.81%) Video Editing
5 7 (2.46%) Algorithms
6 6 (2.11%) Reinsurance
7 5 (1.75%) e-Learning
7 5 (1.75%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.75%) Taxonomies
8 4 (1.40%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.05%) Analytical Mindset
9 3 (1.05%) PMI
10 2 (0.70%) Blog
10 2 (0.70%) CMDB
10 2 (0.70%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.70%) NHS
10 2 (0.70%) Podcast
10 2 (0.70%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 19 (6.67%) Unix
2 9 (3.16%) Windows
3 8 (2.81%) Linux
4 6 (2.11%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.40%) Android
6 3 (1.05%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.70%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.70%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.35%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (43.16%) Agile
2 42 (14.74%) Scrum
3 39 (13.68%) Business Intelligence
3 39 (13.68%) DevOps
4 38 (13.33%) TDD
5 37 (12.98%) Analytics
6 30 (10.53%) Visualisation
7 29 (10.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 26 (9.12%) Data Modelling
8 26 (9.12%) Project Management
9 23 (8.07%) Data Management
9 23 (8.07%) SEO
10 20 (7.02%) ETL
11 19 (6.67%) Software Engineering
12 18 (6.32%) Migration
13 17 (5.96%) CI/CD
13 17 (5.96%) E-Commerce
14 16 (5.61%) User Research
14 16 (5.61%) UX Design
14 16 (5.61%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 38 (13.33%) Python
2 35 (12.28%) SQL
3 30 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 29 (10.18%) Java
5 23 (8.07%) TypeScript
6 13 (4.56%) Kotlin
7 12 (4.21%) Scala
8 11 (3.86%) C#
9 5 (1.75%) ES6
9 5 (1.75%) R
10 4 (1.40%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.05%) Apple Swift
11 3 (1.05%) PHP
11 3 (1.05%) VB
12 2 (0.70%) C
12 2 (0.70%) Ruby
12 2 (0.70%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.35%) C++
13 1 (0.35%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (9.47%) Degree
2 4 (1.40%) SC Cleared
2 4 (1.40%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.05%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.05%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.35%) CCNA
4 1 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.35%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.35%) MCP
4 1 (0.35%) MCSE
4 1 (0.35%) MCTS
4 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.35%) PMP
4 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (9.47%) Accessibility
2 11 (3.86%) QA
3 3 (1.05%) NIST
3 3 (1.05%) PMO
4 2 (0.70%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.70%) GRC
5 1 (0.35%) COBIT
5 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.35%) SLA
5 1 (0.35%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (2.81%) Docker
2 3 (1.05%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.35%) HDFS
3 1 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.35%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 20 (7.02%) Terraform
2 7 (2.46%) Ansible
3 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (0.70%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (0.70%) Kibana
4 2 (0.70%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.70%) logstash
4 2 (0.70%) SCCM
5 1 (0.35%) Grafana
5 1 (0.35%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 42 (14.74%) Microsoft
2 14 (4.91%) Google
3 12 (4.21%) Adobe
4 9 (3.16%) Databricks
4 9 (3.16%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (2.81%) Avid
6 7 (2.46%) Oracle
7 6 (2.11%) Sitecore
8 4 (1.40%) Pardot
8 4 (1.40%) SAP
8 4 (1.40%) ServiceNow
9 3 (1.05%) Apple
9 3 (1.05%) Citrix
10 2 (0.70%) AppDynamics
10 2 (0.70%) Avaya
10 2 (0.70%) Dynatrace
10 2 (0.70%) Murex
10 2 (0.70%) New Relic
10 2 (0.70%) Perforce
10 2 (0.70%) Talend