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 22 June 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.

Publishing
England / London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 243 175 199
Rank change year-on-year -68 +24  
Contract jobs citing Publishing 181 310 269
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.87% 1.43% 1.15%
As % of the General category 1.91% 3.23% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 235 193
Median daily rate £425 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £556 £593 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +0.93% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 5
Median hourly rate - £26.25 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +19.31%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year -3.22% -53.03%  

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 9491 9598 10879
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 45.78% 44.21% 46.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 6810 7090 7846
Median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 106 118
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.27 £22.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.05% -2.47%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £10.03 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.25 £52.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

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 22 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 22 June 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 -20 30 £400 - 14
Croydon -5 2 £475 +11.76%
Feltham - 1 - -
Twickenham - 1 £363 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £185 -
Publishing
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 139 (40.06%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (20.46%) HTML
3 69 (19.88%) JavaScript
4 55 (15.85%) CSS
4 55 (15.85%) Scrum
5 49 (14.12%) Java
6 47 (13.54%) Finance
7 39 (11.24%) CMS
8 37 (10.66%) TDD
8 37 (10.66%) User Experience
9 36 (10.37%) SQL
10 35 (10.09%) Marketing
11 34 (9.80%) Analytics
12 33 (9.51%) HTML5
13 30 (8.65%) DevOps
14 29 (8.36%) Linux
15 28 (8.07%) Project Management
15 28 (8.07%) Content Management
15 28 (8.07%) Analytical Skills
16 27 (7.78%) Adobe
17 26 (7.49%) Migration
17 26 (7.49%) E-Commerce
17 26 (7.49%) SQL Server
18 25 (7.20%) Legal
18 25 (7.20%) Degree
18 25 (7.20%) Kanban
19 24 (6.92%) SEO
20 23 (6.63%) MySQL
20 23 (6.63%) REST
20 23 (6.63%) User Stories

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 39 (11.24%) CMS
2 17 (4.90%) WordPress
3 11 (3.17%) SAS
4 10 (2.88%) Confluence
5 9 (2.59%) SharePoint
6 7 (2.02%) Apache
6 7 (2.02%) Drupal
7 5 (1.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 5 (1.44%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.15%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.86%) nginx
9 3 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.86%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.58%) CoreMedia CMS
10 2 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.58%) JBoss
10 2 (0.58%) Joomla!
10 2 (0.58%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 22 (6.34%) Microsoft Excel
1 22 (6.34%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (4.32%) Photoshop
3 10 (2.88%) MS Visio
4 9 (2.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (2.02%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (2.02%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (1.44%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.58%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (0.58%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.58%) Adobe Premiere
7 2 (0.58%) InDesign
7 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.29%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (2.31%) Eloqua
1 8 (2.31%) FastStats
2 4 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.86%) SAP CRM
3 3 (0.86%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.29%) BondVision
4 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.29%) Eikon
4 1 (0.29%) Magento
4 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.29%) Shopify
4 1 (0.29%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.29%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.88%) Google Analytics
3 7 (2.02%) Office 365
4 5 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.86%) GitHub
5 3 (0.86%) Slack
6 2 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.58%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.58%) Force.com
6 2 (0.58%) G Suite
6 2 (0.58%) Google Play
6 2 (0.58%) Heroku
6 2 (0.58%) MailChimp
6 2 (0.58%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.58%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 2 (0.58%) Trello
7 1 (0.29%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.29%) Basecamp
7 1 (0.29%) PaaS
7 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.02%) SAN
2 6 (1.73%) HTTP
3 4 (1.15%) LAN
4 3 (0.86%) DHCP
4 3 (0.86%) DNS
4 3 (0.86%) Internet
5 2 (0.58%) Firewall
5 2 (0.58%) LDAP
5 2 (0.58%) Skype
5 2 (0.58%) SSL
5 2 (0.58%) VPN
5 2 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.29%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (0.29%) Intranet
6 1 (0.29%) NAS
6 1 (0.29%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.29%) PuTTY
6 1 (0.29%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (7.49%) SQL Server
2 23 (6.63%) MySQL
3 19 (5.48%) Relational Database
4 13 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (3.17%) NoSQL
6 10 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (2.31%) Big Data
7 8 (2.31%) MarkLogic
7 8 (2.31%) QlikView
8 6 (1.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.44%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (1.15%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.86%) OLAP
11 3 (0.86%) Power BI
11 3 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (0.86%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (0.58%) Blockchain
12 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 20 (5.76%) JIRA
2 19 (5.48%) Git (software)
3 14 (4.03%) Jenkins
3 14 (4.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (3.17%) JUnit
5 10 (2.88%) Cucumber
5 10 (2.88%) Subversion
5 10 (2.88%) Visual Studio
6 9 (2.59%) Selenium
7 8 (2.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 6 (1.73%) Jasmine
8 6 (1.73%) Mocha
8 6 (1.73%) Mockito
9 5 (1.44%) Grunt
9 5 (1.44%) gulp
10 4 (1.15%) Maven
10 4 (1.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 3 (0.86%) Android Studio
11 3 (0.86%) Axure RP
11 3 (0.86%) Dreamweaver
General
1 47 (13.54%) Finance
2 35 (10.09%) Marketing
3 25 (7.20%) Legal
4 17 (4.90%) Banking
5 10 (2.88%) Advertising
6 8 (2.31%) Law
7 7 (2.02%) Retail
8 4 (1.15%) Back Office
8 4 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.15%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.86%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.86%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.58%) Games
10 2 (0.58%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.29%) Billing
11 1 (0.29%) Electronics
11 1 (0.29%) Front Office
11 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.29%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 114 (32.85%) Developer
2 55 (15.85%) Analyst
3 29 (8.36%) Project Manager
4 28 (8.07%) Designer
5 27 (7.78%) Java Developer
6 19 (5.48%) Business Analyst
7 17 (4.90%) Content Designer
7 17 (4.90%) Scrum Master
7 17 (4.90%) Senior Developer
8 16 (4.61%) Architect
9 14 (4.03%) Full Stack Developer
10 11 (3.17%) Agile Scrum Master
11 10 (2.88%) DevOps Engineer
12 9 (2.59%) Content Manager
12 9 (2.59%) JavaScript Developer
13 8 (2.31%) Agile Project Manager
13 8 (2.31%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 8 (2.31%) HTML Developer
13 8 (2.31%) Marketing Analyst
13 8 (2.31%) Salesforce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (20.46%) HTML
2 55 (15.85%) CSS
3 33 (9.51%) HTML5
4 23 (6.63%) REST
5 20 (5.76%) Spring
6 19 (5.48%) jQuery
6 19 (5.48%) XML
7 16 (4.61%) Web Services
8 15 (4.32%) Node.js
9 14 (4.03%) CSS3
9 14 (4.03%) Hibernate
10 13 (3.75%) RESTful
10 13 (3.75%) XSLT
11 12 (3.46%) .NET
11 12 (3.46%) Java EE
11 12 (3.46%) Sass
11 12 (3.46%) SOAP
12 10 (2.88%) Redux
13 9 (2.59%) AngularJS
13 9 (2.59%) React
Miscellaneous
1 37 (10.66%) User Experience
2 28 (8.07%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (5.76%) Social Media
4 9 (2.59%) Computer Science
4 9 (2.59%) Mobile App
5 8 (2.31%) Data Protection Act
5 8 (2.31%) e-Learning
6 7 (2.02%) Data Centre
7 6 (1.73%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.44%) Learning Management System
8 5 (1.44%) Reference Data
8 5 (1.44%) SCORM
9 4 (1.15%) Animation
9 4 (1.15%) Blog
9 4 (1.15%) Semantic Web
10 3 (0.86%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (0.86%) Linked Data
10 3 (0.86%) Mashup
10 3 (0.86%) Photography
10 3 (0.86%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 29 (8.36%) Linux
2 17 (4.90%) Windows
3 8 (2.31%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.02%) Unix
5 6 (1.73%) Android
6 4 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.86%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.86%) CoreOS
7 3 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.58%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.29%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.29%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (40.06%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (15.85%) Scrum
3 37 (10.66%) TDD
4 34 (9.80%) Analytics
5 30 (8.65%) DevOps
6 28 (8.07%) Content Management
6 28 (8.07%) Project Management
7 26 (7.49%) E-Commerce
7 26 (7.49%) Migration
8 25 (7.20%) Kanban
9 24 (6.92%) SEO
10 23 (6.63%) User Stories
11 21 (6.05%) BDD
11 21 (6.05%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (5.19%) OO
12 18 (5.19%) Web Development
13 16 (4.61%) Front End Development
13 16 (4.61%) SDLC
13 16 (4.61%) Web Application Development
14 15 (4.32%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 69 (19.88%) JavaScript
2 49 (14.12%) Java
3 36 (10.37%) SQL
4 16 (4.61%) PHP
5 14 (4.03%) Python
6 13 (3.75%) Ruby
7 12 (3.46%) R
8 8 (2.31%) Apex Code
9 7 (2.02%) ES6
10 5 (1.44%) C
10 5 (1.44%) C#
11 4 (1.15%) Scala
11 4 (1.15%) SPARQL
11 4 (1.15%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.58%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.58%) C++
12 2 (0.58%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 2 (0.58%) Go
12 2 (0.58%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.58%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (7.20%) Degree
2 7 (2.02%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.73%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (0.86%) CBAP
4 3 (0.86%) IIBA
4 3 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (0.86%) Master's Degree
4 3 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.58%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.58%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.58%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.29%) CCNA
6 1 (0.29%) CCSA
6 1 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.29%) CISM
6 1 (0.29%) CISSP
6 1 (0.29%) ISEB
6 1 (0.29%) JNCIA
6 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.29%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.05%) QA
2 8 (2.31%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.73%) PMO
4 4 (1.15%) SLA
5 1 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.29%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (2.31%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.02%) Docker
3 4 (1.15%) XenApp
4 3 (0.86%) vSphere
5 2 (0.58%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.58%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.29%) vCloud
6 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (2.59%) Puppet
2 8 (2.31%) Kubernetes
3 7 (2.02%) Terraform
4 6 (1.73%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.73%) SCCM
5 4 (1.15%) Ansible
5 4 (1.15%) Consul
6 3 (0.86%) Packer
6 3 (0.86%) SCOM
7 2 (0.58%) Graphite
7 2 (0.58%) Nagios
7 2 (0.58%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.29%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.29%) HP SiteScope
8 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.29%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 27 (7.78%) Adobe
2 21 (6.05%) Microsoft
3 15 (4.32%) Google
4 12 (3.46%) Oracle
4 12 (3.46%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (2.59%) Tableau
6 8 (2.31%) Apteco
7 6 (1.73%) HP
7 6 (1.73%) SAP
7 6 (1.73%) VMware
8 5 (1.44%) Cisco
8 5 (1.44%) Citrix
8 5 (1.44%) Splunk
9 4 (1.15%) Escenic
9 4 (1.15%) IBM
10 3 (0.86%) hybris
10 3 (0.86%) NetApp
10 3 (0.86%) Sophos
10 3 (0.86%) Zuora
11 2 (0.58%) Reuters
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