Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 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
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 233 163 206
Rank change year-on-year -70 +43 -19
Contract jobs citing Publishing 150 210 189
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.90% 1.38% 1.05%
As % of the General category 2.75% 3.92% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 152 157
South East median daily rate £428 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +1.19% +12.00%
10th Percentile £213 £260 £258
90th Percentile £658 £537 £538
England median daily rate £450 £400 £415
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.61% +9.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 3
South East median hourly rate £39.50 £15.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +163.33% +15.38% -39.76%
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year +9.38% -39.05% +26.51%

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 5,450 5,352 6,072
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.59% 35.06% 33.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,998 2,953 3,397
South East median daily rate £433 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £263 £250 £225
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 219 232
South East median hourly rate £32.00 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.00% - +17.43%
10th Percentile £13.10 £11.41 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.75 £47.50 £48.75
England median hourly rate £26.78 £25.00 £26.93
% change year-on-year +7.10% -7.15% +19.67%

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 21 May 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 21 May 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 21 May 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 -40 95 £475 - 13
Oxfordshire -11 78 £484 +1.84% 7
West Sussex -1 24 £325 - 3
Surrey -33 22 £275 -15.38%
Berkshire -37 11 £450 +50.00% 3
Buckinghamshire -6 6 £350 +7.69% 3
Hampshire -19 5 £413 -2.94% 11
East Sussex +7 3 £294 +67.86% 2
Kent +6 1 £525 +156.10%
Publishing
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 51 (34.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (20.00%) Marketing
3 28 (18.67%) User Experience
4 24 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
5 23 (15.33%) Digital Marketing
6 21 (14.00%) Windows
7 19 (12.67%) Java
7 19 (12.67%) SQL
7 19 (12.67%) Oracle
7 19 (12.67%) Social Media
7 19 (12.67%) Puppet
8 18 (12.00%) DevOps
8 18 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
9 16 (10.67%) JUnit
9 16 (10.67%) Scrum
10 15 (10.00%) Content Management
10 15 (10.00%) HTML
10 15 (10.00%) Web Services
10 15 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (9.33%) CMS
11 14 (9.33%) JavaScript
11 14 (9.33%) E-Commerce
11 14 (9.33%) Ansible
12 13 (8.67%) Python
12 13 (8.67%) jQuery
13 12 (8.00%) XML
13 12 (8.00%) Microsoft
13 12 (8.00%) Project Management
13 12 (8.00%) Node.js
13 12 (8.00%) Process Improvement

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 14 (9.33%) CMS
2 10 (6.67%) WordPress
3 5 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (2.00%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.33%) Apache
5 2 (1.33%) Jetty
5 2 (1.33%) nginx
5 2 (1.33%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.67%) Confluence
6 1 (0.67%) IIS
6 1 (0.67%) JBoss
6 1 (0.67%) Marvel
6 1 (0.67%) Mongoose
6 1 (0.67%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.67%) SAS
6 1 (0.67%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.67%) WildFly
Applications
1 9 (6.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 9 (6.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 9 (6.00%) InDesign
1 9 (6.00%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.00%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.33%) UserZoom
6 1 (0.67%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (2.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 24 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.67%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (3.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 5 (3.33%) SaaS
5 4 (2.67%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (2.67%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (2.67%) Office 365
6 2 (1.33%) Datadog
6 2 (1.33%) IBM Blueworks
6 2 (1.33%) Slack
7 1 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.67%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.67%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.67%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.67%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.67%) Serverless
7 1 (0.67%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.00%) VPN
2 8 (5.33%) Internet
3 4 (2.67%) Firewall
3 4 (2.67%) Network Security
4 3 (2.00%) DNS
4 3 (2.00%) Intranet
4 3 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.33%) DHCP
5 2 (1.33%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (1.33%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.67%) BGP
6 1 (0.67%) HTTP
6 1 (0.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (3.33%) MarkLogic
3 4 (2.67%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.67%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (0.67%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.67%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.67%) Power BI
6 1 (0.67%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (0.67%) QlikView
6 1 (0.67%) Redis
6 1 (0.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.67%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (10.67%) JUnit
2 11 (7.33%) Mockito
3 9 (6.00%) Git (software)
4 8 (5.33%) Jenkins
5 7 (4.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (4.00%) git-flow
6 6 (4.00%) JIRA
7 5 (3.33%) Axure RP
8 4 (2.67%) Maven
9 3 (2.00%) Ant
9 3 (2.00%) Cucumber
9 3 (2.00%) GitLab
10 2 (1.33%) Selenium
10 2 (1.33%) Vagrant
11 1 (0.67%) Artifactory
11 1 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.67%) MSI
11 1 (0.67%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.67%) Subversion
11 1 (0.67%) Zephyr
General
1 30 (20.00%) Marketing
2 7 (4.67%) Finance
2 7 (4.67%) Legal
3 5 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.33%) Back Office
4 2 (1.33%) Online Betting
4 2 (1.33%) Retail
5 1 (0.67%) Banking
5 1 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 41 (27.33%) Designer
2 23 (15.33%) Content Designer
3 21 (14.00%) Developer
4 12 (8.00%) Analyst
4 12 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 11 (7.33%) Java Developer
6 10 (6.67%) Web Content Designer
6 10 (6.67%) Web Designer
7 9 (6.00%) Graphic Designer
7 9 (6.00%) Project Manager
7 9 (6.00%) UX Designer
8 6 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (3.33%) Agile Project Manager
9 5 (3.33%) Architect
10 4 (2.67%) Consultant
10 4 (2.67%) Network Engineer
11 3 (2.00%) Business Analyst
11 3 (2.00%) Coordinator
11 3 (2.00%) Process Analyst
11 3 (2.00%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.00%) HTML
1 15 (10.00%) Web Services
2 13 (8.67%) jQuery
3 12 (8.00%) AngularJS
3 12 (8.00%) Node.js
3 12 (8.00%) XML
4 11 (7.33%) HTML5
4 11 (7.33%) React
5 10 (6.67%) Django
6 8 (5.33%) XSLT
7 6 (4.00%) CSS
8 5 (3.33%) REST
9 4 (2.67%) Spring
10 3 (2.00%) CSS3
10 3 (2.00%) Grails
10 3 (2.00%) Java EE
10 3 (2.00%) JMS
10 3 (2.00%) JSF
10 3 (2.00%) Play Framework
10 3 (2.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 28 (18.67%) User Experience
2 19 (12.67%) Social Media
3 9 (6.00%) Graphic Design
3 9 (6.00%) Virtual Team
4 6 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.67%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (2.00%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.00%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.33%) Analytical Mindset
8 2 (1.33%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.33%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.33%) iPhone
8 2 (1.33%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.33%) RIA
8 2 (1.33%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.33%) TM Forum
9 1 (0.67%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 21 (14.00%) Windows
2 10 (6.67%) Linux
3 7 (4.67%) Windows 10
4 6 (4.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (3.33%) Android
5 5 (3.33%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.00%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (1.33%) CentOS
8 2 (1.33%) Debian
8 2 (1.33%) Mac OS
8 2 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.33%) Unix
9 1 (0.67%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (34.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (15.33%) Digital Marketing
3 18 (12.00%) DevOps
3 18 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
4 16 (10.67%) Scrum
5 15 (10.00%) Content Management
5 15 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (9.33%) E-Commerce
7 12 (8.00%) Content Writing
7 12 (8.00%) Process Improvement
7 12 (8.00%) Project Management
8 11 (7.33%) ITIL
8 11 (7.33%) Unit Testing
9 10 (6.67%) Change Management
9 10 (6.67%) Configuration Management
9 10 (6.67%) Deployment Automation
10 9 (6.00%) Copywriting
10 9 (6.00%) Infographics
11 8 (5.33%) Content Analysis
12 7 (4.67%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 19 (12.67%) Java
1 19 (12.67%) SQL
2 14 (9.33%) JavaScript
3 13 (8.67%) Python
4 10 (6.67%) PowerShell
5 5 (3.33%) C#
5 5 (3.33%) PL/SQL
5 5 (3.33%) XQuery
6 3 (2.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.00%) XPath
7 2 (1.33%) Ruby
7 2 (1.33%) VBScript
8 1 (0.67%) ES6
8 1 (0.67%) Java 8
8 1 (0.67%) Perl
8 1 (0.67%) Scala
8 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.67%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (3.33%) Degree
2 4 (2.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.33%) A+ Certification
3 2 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.67%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.33%) QA
2 3 (2.00%) GDPR
3 2 (1.33%) COBIT
3 2 (1.33%) PMO
4 1 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (7.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.00%) Docker
3 3 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (2.00%) XenApp
4 2 (1.33%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.33%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (12.67%) Puppet
2 14 (9.33%) Ansible
3 11 (7.33%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (6.67%) Terraform
5 6 (4.00%) SCCM
6 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (2.00%) SCOM
6 3 (2.00%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (1.33%) Kibana
7 2 (1.33%) logstash
7 2 (1.33%) Packer
8 1 (0.67%) EdgeSight
8 1 (0.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 19 (12.67%) Oracle
2 12 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.67%) Adobe
4 9 (6.00%) Facebook
4 9 (6.00%) Twitter
5 4 (2.67%) Citrix
5 4 (2.67%) Google
5 4 (2.67%) IBM
6 3 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.00%) Samsung
6 3 (2.00%) Tableau
6 3 (2.00%) Talend
7 2 (1.33%) Apple
7 2 (1.33%) HP
7 2 (1.33%) New Relic
7 2 (1.33%) PagerDuty
7 2 (1.33%) SAP
7 2 (1.33%) VMware
8 1 (0.67%) Ivanti
8 1 (0.67%) Juniper