Period
to 17 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Publishing over the 6 months to 17 August 2018 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 > South East
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 230 180 209
Rank change year-on-year -50 +29 +8
Contract jobs citing Publishing 159 211 204
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.95% 1.32% 1.11%
As % of the General category 2.92% 3.66% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 147 167
South East median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +3.28%
10th Percentile £222 £260 £257
90th Percentile £567 £538 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 7
South East median hourly rate £30.50 £15.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +103.33% -16.67% -16.28%
10th Percentile £17.70 £10.75 £13.00
90th Percentile £37.93 £15.00 £24.21
England median hourly rate £19.38 £15.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +29.17% -25.00% -10.11%

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 the South East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 5,444 5,758 5,873
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.38% 36.07% 32.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,046 3,145 3,325
South East median daily rate £433 £423 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.37% +3.05% +2.50%
10th Percentile £260 £250 £228
90th Percentile £588 £575 £570
England median daily rate £475 £467 £450
% change year-on-year +1.71% +3.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 166 220 203
South East median hourly rate £31.00 £20.00 £22.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.00% -10.51% +11.75%
10th Percentile £13.50 £11.60 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.63 £47.50 £47.50
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £23.68
% change year-on-year -1.96% +7.69% +4.48%

Publishing
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Publishing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Publishing in the South East

Publishing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Publishing in the South East

Publishing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Publishing in the South East over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Publishing in the South East

Publishing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Publishing in the South East

Publishing
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Publishing in the South East over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Publishing in the South East

Publishing
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Publishing within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 August 2018. 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
Thames Valley -32 99 £450 - 20
Oxfordshire -8 77 £460 - 10
West Sussex -3 26 £325 +5.35% 4
Surrey -19 23 £200 -33.33% 3
Berkshire -46 15 £425 +13.33% 8
Hampshire -22 9 £488 +52.94% 7
Buckinghamshire +20 7 £350 - 2
Kent +9 2 £488 +75.68% 1
Publishing
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for Publishing.

1 54 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (23.27%) Marketing
3 28 (17.61%) Digital Marketing
4 24 (15.09%) Windows
4 24 (15.09%) User Experience
5 23 (14.47%) Web Services
6 22 (13.84%) HTML
6 22 (13.84%) Microsoft
7 21 (13.21%) Java
7 21 (13.21%) Oracle
7 21 (13.21%) Content Management
7 21 (13.21%) PowerShell
8 20 (12.58%) Amazon AWS
8 20 (12.58%) Active Directory
9 18 (11.32%) CMS
9 18 (11.32%) Scrum
9 18 (11.32%) Social Media
9 18 (11.32%) Problem-Solving
10 17 (10.69%) Migration
10 17 (10.69%) Finance
11 16 (10.06%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (9.43%) E-Commerce
12 15 (9.43%) SQL
12 15 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (8.81%) Microsoft Azure
13 14 (8.81%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (8.18%) Adobe
14 13 (8.18%) Content Writing
15 12 (7.55%) DevOps
15 12 (7.55%) Office 365

Publishing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 18 (11.32%) CMS
2 11 (6.92%) WordPress
3 9 (5.66%) SharePoint
4 5 (3.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (1.89%) IIS
5 3 (1.89%) JBoss
5 3 (1.89%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.89%) WildFly
6 2 (1.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.63%) Marvel
7 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.63%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.63%) SAS
7 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (5.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 9 (5.66%) Adobe Illustrator
1 9 (5.66%) InDesign
1 9 (5.66%) Photoshop
2 7 (4.40%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (3.14%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.52%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (2.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (1.26%) UserZoom
6 1 (0.63%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 5 (3.14%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.52%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (2.52%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (2.52%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (2.52%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (1.89%) SAP HR
4 2 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.26%) Global One
4 2 (1.26%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 20 (12.58%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (8.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (7.55%) Office 365
4 10 (6.29%) SaaS
5 5 (3.14%) OneDrive
6 4 (2.52%) Yammer
7 3 (1.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (1.26%) Datadog
8 2 (1.26%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (1.26%) Google Analytics
8 2 (1.26%) IBM Blueworks
8 2 (1.26%) Slack
9 1 (0.63%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.63%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.63%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 1 (0.63%) Serverless
9 1 (0.63%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.40%) VPN
2 4 (2.52%) Firewall
2 4 (2.52%) Network Security
3 3 (1.89%) DNS
3 3 (1.89%) Intranet
3 3 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.26%) DHCP
4 2 (1.26%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (1.26%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.63%) BGP
5 1 (0.63%) Internet
5 1 (0.63%) Skype
5 1 (0.63%) SSH
5 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.66%) Power BI
1 9 (5.66%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (3.77%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (3.77%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 4 (2.52%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 4 (2.52%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.89%) Data Lake
5 3 (1.89%) Qlik Sense
5 3 (1.89%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.89%) SAP BW
6 2 (1.26%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.26%) EDRMS
6 2 (1.26%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.63%) OLTP
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (3.77%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.14%) Axure RP
2 5 (3.14%) JUnit
2 5 (3.14%) Mockito
3 4 (2.52%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.52%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (1.89%) JDeveloper
4 3 (1.89%) Maven
5 2 (1.26%) Ant
5 2 (1.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.26%) JIRA
5 2 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.26%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.63%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.63%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.63%) GitLab
6 1 (0.63%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.63%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.63%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 37 (23.27%) Marketing
2 17 (10.69%) Finance
3 10 (6.29%) Back Office
4 6 (3.77%) Online Betting
5 5 (3.14%) General Ledger
5 5 (3.14%) Legal
5 5 (3.14%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.89%) Retail
7 2 (1.26%) Banking
8 1 (0.63%) Automotive
8 1 (0.63%) Billing
8 1 (0.63%) Games
8 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 39 (24.53%) Designer
2 27 (16.98%) Analyst
3 22 (13.84%) Developer
4 20 (12.58%) Content Designer
5 11 (6.92%) Web Content Designer
5 11 (6.92%) Web Designer
6 9 (5.66%) Graphic Designer
7 8 (5.03%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (5.03%) UX Designer
8 7 (4.40%) 3rd Line Support
8 7 (4.40%) Java Developer
9 6 (3.77%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 6 (3.77%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 6 (3.77%) Business Analyst
9 6 (3.77%) Citrix Analyst
9 6 (3.77%) Citrix Support
9 6 (3.77%) Citrix Support Analyst
9 6 (3.77%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 6 (3.77%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 6 (3.77%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (14.47%) Web Services
2 22 (13.84%) HTML
3 11 (6.92%) Django
3 11 (6.92%) HTML5
4 10 (6.29%) CSS
4 10 (6.29%) XML
5 7 (4.40%) jQuery
6 6 (3.77%) Node.js
7 4 (2.52%) AngularJS
7 4 (2.52%) Middleware
7 4 (2.52%) React
8 3 (1.89%) .NET
8 3 (1.89%) CSS3
8 3 (1.89%) Spring
9 2 (1.26%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.26%) Hibernate
9 2 (1.26%) SAML
10 1 (0.63%) SOAP
10 1 (0.63%) XSD
10 1 (0.63%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.09%) User Experience
2 18 (11.32%) Social Media
3 15 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (6.29%) Self-Motivation
5 9 (5.66%) Graphic Design
5 9 (5.66%) Virtual Team
6 6 (3.77%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.52%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.89%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.89%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.89%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.89%) Life Science
8 3 (1.89%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.26%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (1.26%) CMDB
9 2 (1.26%) TM Forum
10 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.63%) NHS
10 1 (0.63%) Replication
10 1 (0.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (15.09%) Windows
2 10 (6.29%) Windows Server
3 9 (5.66%) Linux
4 7 (4.40%) Windows 10
5 6 (3.77%) Apple iOS
6 5 (3.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.52%) Unix
7 4 (2.52%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.89%) Android
8 3 (1.89%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (1.26%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (17.61%) Digital Marketing
3 21 (13.21%) Content Management
4 18 (11.32%) Problem-Solving
4 18 (11.32%) Scrum
5 17 (10.69%) Migration
6 16 (10.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (9.43%) E-Commerce
8 14 (8.81%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (8.18%) Content Writing
10 12 (7.55%) DevOps
11 11 (6.92%) Data Modelling
11 11 (6.92%) ITIL
12 10 (6.29%) Analytics
12 10 (6.29%) Quote-to-Cash
13 9 (5.66%) Business Analysis
13 9 (5.66%) Copywriting
13 9 (5.66%) Infographics
13 9 (5.66%) Project Management
14 7 (4.40%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 21 (13.21%) Java
1 21 (13.21%) PowerShell
2 15 (9.43%) SQL
3 11 (6.92%) JavaScript
4 8 (5.03%) C#
5 7 (4.40%) PL/SQL
6 6 (3.77%) VBScript
7 5 (3.14%) Java 8
8 4 (2.52%) Python
9 3 (1.89%) Perl
10 2 (1.26%) Groovy
10 2 (1.26%) Ruby
10 2 (1.26%) Scala
10 2 (1.26%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.63%) C++
11 1 (0.63%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.63%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (5.66%) Degree
2 2 (1.26%) A+ Certification
2 2 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (1.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.63%) CBAP
3 1 (0.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.63%) IIBA
3 1 (0.63%) ISEB
3 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.77%) QA
2 4 (2.52%) GDPR
3 2 (1.26%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.26%) PMO
System Software
1 20 (12.58%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.77%) XenApp
2 6 (3.77%) XenDesktop
3 3 (1.89%) Docker
3 3 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.26%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.26%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 10 (6.29%) Puppet
2 8 (5.03%) Terraform
3 5 (3.14%) Ansible
3 5 (3.14%) SCCM
4 3 (1.89%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (1.89%) SCOM
4 3 (1.89%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.63%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.63%) Nagios
6 1 (0.63%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.63%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 22 (13.84%) Microsoft
2 21 (13.21%) Oracle
3 13 (8.18%) Adobe
4 10 (6.29%) Facebook
4 10 (6.29%) Twitter
5 8 (5.03%) IBM
5 8 (5.03%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (4.40%) Citrix
7 6 (3.77%) HP
8 5 (3.14%) SAP
9 4 (2.52%) Cloudera
9 4 (2.52%) Workday
10 3 (1.89%) Samsung
10 3 (1.89%) VMware
11 2 (1.26%) Apple
11 2 (1.26%) Google
11 2 (1.26%) New Relic
11 2 (1.26%) PagerDuty
11 2 (1.26%) Talend
11 2 (1.26%) WorldPay