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 3 months to 27 March 2017 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Publishing
England / London
Rank 235 196 182
Rank change year-on-year -39 -14  
Contract jobs citing Publishing 174 268 271
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.90% 1.21% 1.26%
As % of the General category 2.01% 2.71% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 205 203
Median daily rate £413 £409 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.91% +9.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £546
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 4
Median hourly rate £47.50 £34.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.70% +36.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year -16.66% -17.24%  

Publishing is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 8671 9889 9922
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 44.79% 44.66% 46.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6082 7172 7012
Median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 106 113
Median hourly rate £22.75 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.11% +18.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.37 £11.40 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.00 £55.00 £53.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +24.00%  

Publishing
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Publishing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Publishing in London

Publishing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Publishing in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Publishing in London

Publishing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Publishing in London over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Publishing in London

Publishing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Publishing in London.

Contractor 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -13 18 £413 +5.76% 14
Canary Wharf -2 2 £185 -56.47%
Feltham - 2 - -
Croydon +9 1 £600 - 2
Wimbledon - 1 £313 -
Publishing
England

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for Publishing.

1 148 (40.11%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (25.20%) JavaScript
3 91 (24.66%) HTML
4 72 (19.51%) CSS
5 68 (18.43%) Java
6 66 (17.89%) Scrum
7 52 (14.09%) User Experience
8 49 (13.28%) Finance
9 47 (12.74%) TDD
10 45 (12.20%) CMS
11 41 (11.11%) Marketing
11 41 (11.11%) Analytics
12 36 (9.76%) Linux
13 34 (9.21%) E-Commerce
14 32 (8.67%) QA
14 32 (8.67%) REST
15 30 (8.13%) SQL
16 29 (7.86%) RESTful
16 29 (7.86%) Web Development
16 29 (7.86%) HTML5
16 29 (7.86%) DevOps
17 28 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
17 28 (7.59%) Node.js
17 28 (7.59%) Kanban
17 28 (7.59%) Microsoft
18 27 (7.32%) Degree
19 25 (6.78%) Python
20 24 (6.50%) Project Management
20 24 (6.50%) jQuery
20 24 (6.50%) Microservices

Publishing
Top Related 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 45 (12.20%) CMS
2 19 (5.15%) Confluence
3 12 (3.25%) SharePoint
3 12 (3.25%) WordPress
4 9 (2.44%) SAS
5 8 (2.17%) Drupal
6 7 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (1.63%) Apache
8 5 (1.36%) Apache Spark
8 5 (1.36%) MS Exchange
8 5 (1.36%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (1.08%) IIS
9 4 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.81%) nginx
10 3 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.81%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.54%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 20 (5.42%) MS Excel
1 20 (5.42%) MS Office
2 13 (3.52%) Photoshop
3 8 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.63%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (1.63%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.36%) OmniGraffle
5 5 (1.36%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.81%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (0.54%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.54%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.27%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.90%) Eloqua
1 7 (1.90%) FastStats
2 5 (1.36%) SAP CRM
2 5 (1.36%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.27%) BondVision
3 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.27%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.27%) Eikon
3 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.27%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.15%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.71%) Office 365
3 8 (2.17%) Google Analytics
4 6 (1.63%) Heroku
5 5 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (1.08%) Force.com
7 2 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.54%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.54%) Basecamp
7 2 (0.54%) G Suite
7 2 (0.54%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.54%) Slack
8 1 (0.27%) AdSense
8 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.27%) Google Play
8 1 (0.27%) IaaS
8 1 (0.27%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.27%) PaaS
8 1 (0.27%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.98%) Internet
2 9 (2.44%) HTTP
3 7 (1.90%) SAN
4 5 (1.36%) DHCP
4 5 (1.36%) DNS
4 5 (1.36%) Intranet
5 4 (1.08%) NAS
5 4 (1.08%) NetScaler
6 3 (0.81%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.54%) Firewall
7 2 (0.54%) LDAP
7 2 (0.54%) SSL
8 1 (0.27%) BGP
8 1 (0.27%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.27%) EIGRP
8 1 (0.27%) OSPF
8 1 (0.27%) RIP
8 1 (0.27%) SMTP
8 1 (0.27%) VPN
8 1 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (6.23%) MySQL
2 19 (5.15%) SQL Server
3 14 (3.79%) Big Data
4 13 (3.52%) Relational Database
5 9 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (2.17%) Hadoop
7 7 (1.90%) HBase
8 6 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.36%) Neo4j
10 4 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.08%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.08%) Hazelcast
10 4 (1.08%) QlikView
11 3 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.54%) KDB
13 1 (0.27%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.27%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.27%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 23 (6.23%) JIRA
2 22 (5.96%) Git (software)
3 15 (4.07%) Selenium
4 14 (3.79%) Jenkins
5 11 (2.98%) Cucumber
5 11 (2.98%) gulp
6 8 (2.17%) Dreamweaver
6 8 (2.17%) JUnit
7 7 (1.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 6 (1.63%) git-flow
8 6 (1.63%) Mocha
9 5 (1.36%) Android Studio
9 5 (1.36%) Gradle
9 5 (1.36%) Grunt
9 5 (1.36%) Jasmine
10 4 (1.08%) Maven
10 4 (1.08%) Vagrant
11 3 (0.81%) Artifactory
11 3 (0.81%) Axure RP
11 3 (0.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 49 (13.28%) Finance
2 41 (11.11%) Marketing
3 20 (5.42%) Legal
4 19 (5.15%) Banking
5 13 (3.52%) Games
6 11 (2.98%) Advertising
7 10 (2.71%) Investment Banking
8 7 (1.90%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (1.63%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.63%) Retail
10 4 (1.08%) Back Office
10 4 (1.08%) Law
10 4 (1.08%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.81%) Front Office
11 3 (0.81%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.54%) Automotive
12 2 (0.54%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.27%) Billing
13 1 (0.27%) Electronics
13 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 136 (36.86%) Developer
2 61 (16.53%) Analyst
3 31 (8.40%) Java Developer
4 26 (7.05%) Business Analyst
4 26 (7.05%) Designer
5 21 (5.69%) Architect
6 20 (5.42%) JavaScript Developer
7 16 (4.34%) Project Manager
8 15 (4.07%) Agile Business Analyst
9 14 (3.79%) HTML Developer
10 13 (3.52%) Content Designer
10 13 (3.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 13 (3.52%) Scrum Master
11 11 (2.98%) AWS Developer
11 11 (2.98%) Full Stack Developer
12 10 (2.71%) Salesforce Developer
12 10 (2.71%) Web Developer
13 9 (2.44%) Node.js Developer
13 9 (2.44%) Senior Developer
13 9 (2.44%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (24.66%) HTML
2 72 (19.51%) CSS
3 32 (8.67%) REST
4 29 (7.86%) HTML5
4 29 (7.86%) RESTful
5 28 (7.59%) Node.js
6 24 (6.50%) jQuery
7 19 (5.15%) AngularJS
8 18 (4.88%) Spring
9 16 (4.34%) React
10 15 (4.07%) Web Services
10 15 (4.07%) XML
11 14 (3.79%) CSS3
11 14 (3.79%) Sass
12 13 (3.52%) Express
13 12 (3.25%) .NET
14 10 (2.71%) Visualforce
15 9 (2.44%) FIX Protocol
15 9 (2.44%) J2EE
15 9 (2.44%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 52 (14.09%) User Experience
2 28 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (5.42%) Social Media
4 13 (3.52%) Computer Science
5 12 (3.25%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.71%) e-Learning
7 9 (2.44%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.17%) Equities
9 7 (1.90%) Data Protection Act
9 7 (1.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (1.63%) Animation
10 6 (1.63%) Graphic Design
10 6 (1.63%) Linked Data
11 5 (1.36%) Learning Management System
11 5 (1.36%) Online Games
11 5 (1.36%) SCORM
12 4 (1.08%) Data Centre
12 4 (1.08%) Digital Media
12 4 (1.08%) Mobile Games
13 3 (0.81%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 36 (9.76%) Linux
2 17 (4.61%) Windows
3 11 (2.98%) Android
4 8 (2.17%) Unix
5 7 (1.90%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.36%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.54%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.54%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.27%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.27%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (40.11%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (17.89%) Scrum
3 47 (12.74%) TDD
4 41 (11.11%) Analytics
5 34 (9.21%) E-Commerce
6 29 (7.86%) DevOps
6 29 (7.86%) Web Development
7 28 (7.59%) Kanban
8 24 (6.50%) Microservices
8 24 (6.50%) Project Management
9 23 (6.23%) Content Management
9 23 (6.23%) Migration
10 21 (5.69%) Pair Programming
11 20 (5.42%) BDD
11 20 (5.42%) SEO
12 19 (5.15%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (5.15%) CRM
12 19 (5.15%) Front End Development
12 19 (5.15%) Mentoring
12 19 (5.15%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 93 (25.20%) JavaScript
2 68 (18.43%) Java
3 30 (8.13%) SQL
4 25 (6.78%) Python
5 19 (5.15%) PHP
6 14 (3.79%) Ruby
7 12 (3.25%) R
8 11 (2.98%) Scala
9 10 (2.71%) Apex Code
10 9 (2.44%) C++
11 8 (2.17%) TypeScript
12 7 (1.90%) C
12 7 (1.90%) ES6
13 6 (1.63%) C#
13 6 (1.63%) SPARQL
14 5 (1.36%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.36%) Groovy
14 5 (1.36%) PowerShell
15 4 (1.08%) Apple Swift
15 4 (1.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (7.32%) Degree
2 5 (1.36%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.54%) CBAP
3 2 (0.54%) IIBA
3 2 (0.54%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.27%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.27%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (8.67%) QA
2 10 (2.71%) PMO
3 5 (1.36%) SLA
4 3 (0.81%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 19 (5.15%) Docker
2 9 (2.44%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.36%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.81%) XenApp
5 2 (0.54%) vSphere
6 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.27%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (1.90%) Mesos
2 6 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.63%) Puppet
3 5 (1.36%) Graphite
3 5 (1.36%) Terraform
4 4 (1.08%) Kubernetes
4 4 (1.08%) SCCM
5 3 (0.81%) Chronos
5 3 (0.81%) Kibana
5 3 (0.81%) Marathon
5 3 (0.81%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (0.54%) Consul
6 2 (0.54%) Nagios
6 2 (0.54%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.54%) SCOM
7 1 (0.27%) Ansible
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.27%) Packer
7 1 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.27%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 28 (7.59%) Microsoft
2 18 (4.88%) Salesforce.com
3 17 (4.61%) Adobe
4 15 (4.07%) Google
5 10 (2.71%) VMware
6 9 (2.44%) Oracle
7 8 (2.17%) SAP
7 8 (2.17%) Tableau
8 7 (1.90%) Apteco
8 7 (1.90%) Citrix
9 6 (1.63%) Atlassian
10 5 (1.36%) Apigee
10 5 (1.36%) hybris
10 5 (1.36%) NetApp
11 4 (1.08%) Cisco
11 4 (1.08%) Escenic
11 4 (1.08%) Red Hat
12 3 (0.81%) Cloudera
12 3 (0.81%) DoubleClick
12 3 (0.81%) Sitecore
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