Period
to 29 November 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 November 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 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 348 310 273
Rank change year-on-year -38 -37 +2
Contract jobs citing Publishing 240 76 312
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.64% 0.48% 0.89%
As % of the General category 1.12% 0.82% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 56 239
10th Percentile £263 £185 £258
25th Percentile £420 £350 £361
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £436 £450
Median % change year-on-year +14.61% -3.06% -5.26%
75th Percentile £608 £570 £525
90th Percentile £675 £638 £600
England median daily rate £500 £448 £432
% change year-on-year +11.73% +3.59% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 7
10th Percentile £15.38 " £26.80
25th Percentile £15.94 £27.25 £28.63
Median hourly rate £24.75 £27.50 £30.00
Median % change year-on-year -10.00% -8.33% -4.00%
75th Percentile £33.00 £27.75 £32.00
90th Percentile " " £35.94
England median hourly rate £23.60 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -14.18% -8.33% +1.14%

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 21,511 9,240 19,038
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 57.26% 58.87% 54.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,434 6,662 13,590
10th Percentile £363 £315 £300
25th Percentile £463 £413 £412
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £563 £525 £513
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +2.44% -
75th Percentile £675 £638 £620
90th Percentile £756 £725 £700
England median daily rate £525 £485 £475
% change year-on-year +8.25% +2.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 95 257
10th Percentile £16.20 £13.67 £12.50
25th Percentile £21.06 £20.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.76 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year +17.07% +32.19% +9.09%
75th Percentile £51.00 £41.00 £30.00
90th Percentile £63.75 £58.00 £51.90
England median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £18.70
% change year-on-year -15.56% +20.32% +1.08%

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 November 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 November 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 November 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 -48 20 £500 +42.86% 12
East London - 6 £439 - 5
West London -20 5 £525 - 5
South London - 3 £575 -
Publishing
England

For the 6 months to 29 November 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 95 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (19.17%) User Experience
3 42 (17.50%) Social Skills
4 41 (17.08%) Analytics
5 39 (16.25%) HTML
6 38 (15.83%) Scrum
6 38 (15.83%) AWS
7 37 (15.42%) DevOps
7 37 (15.42%) SQL
8 36 (15.00%) JavaScript
9 34 (14.17%) Python
9 34 (14.17%) Azure
10 33 (13.75%) Marketing
10 33 (13.75%) React
11 31 (12.92%) JIRA
11 31 (12.92%) CMS
12 30 (12.50%) Java
13 27 (11.25%) CSS
14 26 (10.83%) Data Modelling
15 24 (10.00%) Degree
16 23 (9.58%) Scala
16 23 (9.58%) Git (software)
16 23 (9.58%) Analytical Skills
16 23 (9.58%) Node.js
16 23 (9.58%) Business Intelligence
16 23 (9.58%) Accessibility
17 21 (8.75%) Content Management
18 20 (8.33%) Finance
18 20 (8.33%) TypeScript
19 19 (7.92%) GCP

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 31 (12.92%) CMS
2 18 (7.50%) Confluence
3 13 (5.42%) Apache
4 11 (4.58%) Apache Spark
5 10 (4.17%) Headless CMS
6 9 (3.75%) Apache Airflow
7 5 (2.08%) SharePoint
7 5 (2.08%) WordPress
8 4 (1.67%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.25%) JBoss
9 3 (1.25%) Jupyter
9 3 (1.25%) MS Exchange
9 3 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (1.25%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.83%) Drupal
10 2 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.83%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.83%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.42%) EPiServer
Applications
1 10 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (2.92%) Sketch
3 4 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.67%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (1.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (1.25%) Figma
4 3 (1.25%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.83%) InVision
5 2 (0.83%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.42%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.42%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 2 (0.83%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.42%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.42%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 38 (15.83%) AWS
2 34 (14.17%) Azure
3 19 (7.92%) GCP
4 18 (7.50%) npm
5 15 (6.25%) GitHub
6 14 (5.83%) SaaS
7 13 (5.42%) Power Platform
8 11 (4.58%) Serverless
9 9 (3.75%) Microsoft 365
10 7 (2.92%) Google Analytics
11 6 (2.50%) AWS CloudFormation
12 5 (2.08%) dbt
12 5 (2.08%) Power Automate
13 3 (1.25%) Amazon S3
13 3 (1.25%) AWS Lambda
13 3 (1.25%) Azure Stack
13 3 (1.25%) Snowflake
14 2 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 2 (0.83%) Firebase
14 2 (0.83%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.00%) HTTP
2 7 (2.92%) Internet
3 4 (1.67%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.25%) Intranet
4 3 (1.25%) IP Telephony
4 3 (1.25%) SSL
4 3 (1.25%) VLAN
5 2 (0.83%) DNS
5 2 (0.83%) Skype
6 1 (0.42%) ADSL
6 1 (0.42%) Broadband
6 1 (0.42%) Firewall
6 1 (0.42%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.42%) SNMP
6 1 (0.42%) VPN
6 1 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (5.42%) Power BI
3 10 (4.17%) BigQuery
4 8 (3.33%) Metadata
5 7 (2.92%) NoSQL
6 6 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.50%) SQL Server
7 5 (2.08%) Big Data
7 5 (2.08%) Qlik Sense
8 4 (1.67%) Apache Hive
8 4 (1.67%) GIS
8 4 (1.67%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.67%) Star Schema
9 3 (1.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (1.25%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (1.25%) HBase
9 3 (1.25%) Spark SQL
9 3 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.25%) Tableau
10 2 (0.83%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 31 (12.92%) JIRA
2 23 (9.58%) Git (software)
3 10 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 5 (2.08%) Gradle
4 5 (2.08%) Subversion
5 4 (1.67%) Android Studio
6 2 (0.83%) ERwin
6 2 (0.83%) git-flow
6 2 (0.83%) gulp
6 2 (0.83%) Maven
6 2 (0.83%) Mocha
6 2 (0.83%) SonarQube
6 2 (0.83%) Spinnaker
7 1 (0.42%) AdminStudio
7 1 (0.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.42%) InstallShield
7 1 (0.42%) JMeter
7 1 (0.42%) MSI
7 1 (0.42%) Selenium
7 1 (0.42%) Xcode
General
1 42 (17.50%) Social Skills
2 33 (13.75%) Marketing
3 23 (9.58%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (8.33%) Finance
5 17 (7.08%) Public Sector
6 11 (4.58%) Banking
6 11 (4.58%) Legal
7 8 (3.33%) Presentation Skills
8 6 (2.50%) Advertising
8 6 (2.50%) Retail
9 5 (2.08%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.67%) Electronics
10 4 (1.67%) Investment Banking
10 4 (1.67%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.83%) Automotive
11 2 (0.83%) Documentation Skills
11 2 (0.83%) Local Government
11 2 (0.83%) Organisational Skills
12 1 (0.42%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 1 (0.42%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 46 (19.17%) Developer
2 31 (12.92%) Designer
3 25 (10.42%) Analyst
4 23 (9.58%) Content Designer
5 21 (8.75%) Data Engineer
6 17 (7.08%) Business Analyst
7 16 (6.67%) Architect
8 9 (3.75%) Project Manager
8 9 (3.75%) Senior Developer
9 8 (3.33%) Java Developer
10 7 (2.92%) Product Manager
10 7 (2.92%) Product Owner
10 7 (2.92%) Scala Developer
10 7 (2.92%) Technical Architect
10 7 (2.92%) Web Manager
11 6 (2.50%) React Developer
11 6 (2.50%) Senior Designer
11 6 (2.50%) Senior Java Developer
11 6 (2.50%) Senior Manager
12 5 (2.08%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (16.25%) HTML
2 33 (13.75%) React
3 27 (11.25%) CSS
4 23 (9.58%) Node.js
5 14 (5.83%) AngularJS
5 14 (5.83%) RESTful
6 11 (4.58%) GraphQL
7 10 (4.17%) HTML5
8 8 (3.33%) Sass
9 7 (2.92%) CSS3
10 6 (2.50%) Android SDK
10 6 (2.50%) Kafka
10 6 (2.50%) Middleware
11 5 (2.08%) .NET
11 5 (2.08%) Elastic Stack
11 5 (2.08%) Pandas
11 5 (2.08%) Play Framework
11 5 (2.08%) XML
12 4 (1.67%) JDBC
12 4 (1.67%) Retrofit
Miscellaneous
1 46 (19.17%) User Experience
2 17 (7.08%) Social Media
3 12 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 8 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.92%) Analytical Mindset
5 7 (2.92%) Data Structures
6 6 (2.50%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.67%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.67%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.67%) Taxonomies
8 3 (1.25%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.25%) Graphic Design
8 3 (1.25%) NHS
9 2 (0.83%) Clustering
9 2 (0.83%) Reinsurance
9 2 (0.83%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.42%) Derivative
10 1 (0.42%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.42%) Equities
10 1 (0.42%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.08%) Android
2 16 (6.67%) Linux
3 15 (6.25%) Apple iOS
4 14 (5.83%) Windows
5 10 (4.17%) Unix
6 5 (2.08%) Windows 10
7 4 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.25%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.83%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.42%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.42%) OpenVMS
10 1 (0.42%) VMS
10 1 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (17.08%) Analytics
3 38 (15.83%) Scrum
4 37 (15.42%) DevOps
5 26 (10.83%) Data Modelling
6 23 (9.58%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (8.75%) Content Management
8 18 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (7.50%) User Research
8 18 (7.50%) Visualisation
9 17 (7.08%) Computer Science
9 17 (7.08%) Migration
9 17 (7.08%) SEO
10 16 (6.67%) Content Strategy
10 16 (6.67%) TDD
11 15 (6.25%) Decision-Making
11 15 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
12 14 (5.83%) Data Science
13 13 (5.42%) Kanban
13 13 (5.42%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 37 (15.42%) SQL
2 36 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 34 (14.17%) Python
4 30 (12.50%) Java
5 23 (9.58%) Scala
6 20 (8.33%) TypeScript
7 8 (3.33%) ES6
8 7 (2.92%) Kotlin
9 6 (2.50%) Shell Script
10 5 (2.08%) C#
10 5 (2.08%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.67%) Apple Swift
11 4 (1.67%) C
11 4 (1.67%) Objective-C
11 4 (1.67%) Perl
11 4 (1.67%) VB
12 3 (1.25%) PHP
12 3 (1.25%) R
13 2 (0.83%) Go
13 2 (0.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (10.00%) Degree
2 9 (3.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (3.33%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.08%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.25%) TOGAF Certification
6 2 (0.83%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.42%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.42%) MCP
7 1 (0.42%) MCSE
7 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.42%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.58%) Accessibility
2 12 (5.00%) QA
3 8 (3.33%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.83%) WCAG
5 1 (0.42%) COBIT
5 1 (0.42%) GDPR
5 1 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (4.58%) Docker
2 7 (2.92%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.42%) HDFS
3 1 (0.42%) IAG
3 1 (0.42%) iptables
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 16 (6.67%) Kubernetes
2 15 (6.25%) Terraform
3 7 (2.92%) Ansible
4 3 (1.25%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (0.83%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (0.83%) SCCM
6 1 (0.42%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 1 (0.42%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.42%) Jamf Pro
6 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.42%) Puppet
6 1 (0.42%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 17 (7.08%) Google
1 17 (7.08%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.83%) Adobe
3 8 (3.33%) Databricks
3 8 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (2.92%) SAP
5 5 (2.08%) Citrix
6 4 (1.67%) MuleSoft
6 4 (1.67%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.67%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.25%) Apple
7 3 (1.25%) Atlassian
7 3 (1.25%) ESRI
7 3 (1.25%) IBM
7 3 (1.25%) Informatica
7 3 (1.25%) Oracle
8 2 (0.83%) Avaya
8 2 (0.83%) F5
8 2 (0.83%) HubSpot
8 2 (0.83%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud