Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 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
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 229 174 174
Rank change year-on-year -55 0 +25
Contract jobs citing Publishing 151 239 224
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.91% 1.42% 1.33%
As % of the General category 2.91% 4.00% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 170 185
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.12% +1.14%
10th Percentile £315 £263 £305
90th Percentile £538 £575 £556
England median daily rate £450 £450 £438
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 8
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £11.50 £22.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +95.65% -49.09% -77.01%
10th Percentile £14.90 £10.50 £16.65
90th Percentile £30.90 £14.63 £33.70
England median hourly rate £29.33 £17.43 £19.00
% change year-on-year +68.24% -8.26% -16.48%

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 5,181 5,973 5,546
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.08% 35.40% 32.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,959 3,252 3,144
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +5.59% +0.63%
10th Percentile £256 £250 £225
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 200 243
South East median hourly rate £33.14 £20.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.70% -11.11% +1.12%
10th Percentile £13.20 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £53.83 £47.50 £45.20
England median hourly rate £24.00 £25.31 £24.44
% change year-on-year -5.18% +3.56% +0.87%

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 16 November 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 16 November 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 16 November 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 -29 106 £450 -5.26% 23
Oxfordshire -10 84 £450 -5.26% 15
Berkshire -28 17 £375 -4.46% 2
Surrey -29 16 £315 +5.00% 3
West Sussex -15 15 £385 +23.20%
Hampshire -29 12 £525 +58.49% 5
Buckinghamshire +26 5 £498 - 6
Kent +2 2 £500 +42.86%
Publishing
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 47 (31.13%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (17.88%) Java
3 24 (15.89%) Windows
4 23 (15.23%) Microsoft
4 23 (15.23%) Salesforce.com
5 22 (14.57%) Active Directory
5 22 (14.57%) Oracle
6 21 (13.91%) PowerShell
7 20 (13.25%) Quote-to-Cash
8 18 (11.92%) User Experience
8 18 (11.92%) Problem-Solving
9 17 (11.26%) Finance
9 17 (11.26%) Marketing
10 16 (10.60%) HTML
10 16 (10.60%) Web Services
11 15 (9.93%) SQL
11 15 (9.93%) Workflow
11 15 (9.93%) Migration
12 14 (9.27%) Data Modelling
12 14 (9.27%) Scrum
13 13 (8.61%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (8.61%) XML
13 13 (8.61%) Office 365
13 13 (8.61%) Windows Server
14 12 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (7.95%) Kafka
14 12 (7.95%) Analytics
14 12 (7.95%) Back Office
14 12 (7.95%) Content Management
15 11 (7.28%) Business Analysis

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 11 (7.28%) CMS
2 9 (5.96%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (2.65%) JBoss
4 4 (2.65%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.99%) IIS
5 3 (1.99%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (1.99%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.99%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.99%) WildFly
5 3 (1.99%) WordPress
6 2 (1.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.66%) Drupal
7 1 (0.66%) Marvel
7 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (2.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 4 (2.65%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.99%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (1.99%) InDesign
2 3 (1.99%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.99%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.66%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (0.66%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 5 (3.31%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.65%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (2.65%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (2.65%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (2.65%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (1.99%) SAP HR
4 2 (1.32%) Global One
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.61%) Office 365
2 11 (7.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (5.96%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (3.97%) OneDrive
4 6 (3.97%) SaaS
5 4 (2.65%) Yammer
6 2 (1.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.32%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.32%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.32%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (1.32%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.32%) Google Analytics
6 2 (1.32%) Serverless
7 1 (0.66%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.66%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.65%) Skype
2 3 (1.99%) Firewall
2 3 (1.99%) Intranet
2 3 (1.99%) IP Telephony
2 3 (1.99%) SAN
2 3 (1.99%) WAN
3 2 (1.32%) LAN
4 1 (0.66%) Internet
4 1 (0.66%) SSH
4 1 (0.66%) VPN
4 1 (0.66%) WebEx
4 1 (0.66%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.66%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.28%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.96%) Power BI
3 6 (3.97%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (3.97%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 6 (3.97%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.31%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.65%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 4 (2.65%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.65%) Redis
6 3 (1.99%) Data Lake
6 3 (1.99%) Qlik Sense
6 3 (1.99%) SAP BW
7 2 (1.32%) EDRMS
7 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.66%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.65%) Axure RP
1 4 (2.65%) Maven
1 4 (2.65%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (2.65%) webpack
2 3 (1.99%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.99%) JDeveloper
2 3 (1.99%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.99%) JUnit
2 3 (1.99%) Mockito
3 2 (1.32%) Ant
3 2 (1.32%) Artifactory
3 2 (1.32%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.32%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.66%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (11.26%) Finance
1 17 (11.26%) Marketing
2 12 (7.95%) Back Office
3 7 (4.64%) Billing
3 7 (4.64%) Online Betting
4 6 (3.97%) General Ledger
4 6 (3.97%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.31%) Advertising
5 5 (3.31%) Games
6 3 (1.99%) Legal
7 2 (1.32%) Retail
8 1 (0.66%) Automotive
8 1 (0.66%) Banking
8 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.66%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 35 (23.18%) Developer
2 30 (19.87%) Analyst
3 18 (11.92%) Designer
4 12 (7.95%) Java Developer
5 9 (5.96%) Business Analyst
6 7 (4.64%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 7 (4.64%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 7 (4.64%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (4.64%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 7 (4.64%) Citrix Analyst
6 7 (4.64%) Citrix Support
6 7 (4.64%) Citrix Support Analyst
6 7 (4.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 7 (4.64%) Infrastructure Support
6 7 (4.64%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 7 (4.64%) UX Designer
7 6 (3.97%) Architect
7 6 (3.97%) Content Designer
8 5 (3.31%) Consultant
8 5 (3.31%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.60%) HTML
1 16 (10.60%) Web Services
2 13 (8.61%) XML
3 12 (7.95%) Kafka
4 9 (5.96%) CSS
5 8 (5.30%) Node.js
6 7 (4.64%) React
6 7 (4.64%) Spring
7 6 (3.97%) jQuery
8 5 (3.31%) .NET
8 5 (3.31%) REST
9 4 (2.65%) gRPC
9 4 (2.65%) Hibernate
9 4 (2.65%) Middleware
10 3 (1.99%) Django
10 3 (1.99%) HTML5
10 3 (1.99%) J2EE
10 3 (1.99%) Spring Boot
11 2 (1.32%) AngularJS
12 1 (0.66%) Apache Sling
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.92%) User Experience
2 12 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.62%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (5.30%) Management Information System
4 8 (5.30%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (3.31%) Social Media
6 3 (1.99%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.99%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.99%) Graphic Design
6 3 (1.99%) Life Science
6 3 (1.99%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.99%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.32%) CMDB
7 2 (1.32%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.32%) Wiki
8 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.66%) NHS
8 1 (0.66%) PKI
8 1 (0.66%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 24 (15.89%) Windows
2 13 (8.61%) Windows Server
3 8 (5.30%) Linux
4 6 (3.97%) Windows 10
4 6 (3.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.65%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.99%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.99%) Unix
7 2 (1.32%) Android
8 1 (0.66%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (31.13%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (13.25%) Quote-to-Cash
3 18 (11.92%) Problem-Solving
4 15 (9.93%) Migration
4 15 (9.93%) Workflow
5 14 (9.27%) Data Modelling
5 14 (9.27%) Scrum
6 13 (8.61%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (7.95%) Analytics
7 12 (7.95%) Content Management
8 11 (7.28%) Business Analysis
8 11 (7.28%) Microservices
9 10 (6.62%) Digital Marketing
9 10 (6.62%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (5.96%) DevOps
10 9 (5.96%) Unit Testing
10 9 (5.96%) Visualisation
11 8 (5.30%) Decision-Making
12 7 (4.64%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (4.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (17.88%) Java
2 21 (13.91%) PowerShell
3 15 (9.93%) SQL
4 8 (5.30%) JavaScript
5 7 (4.64%) VBScript
6 5 (3.31%) Perl
6 5 (3.31%) PL/SQL
7 4 (2.65%) Java 8
7 4 (2.65%) Python
7 4 (2.65%) TypeScript
8 3 (1.99%) C#
9 2 (1.32%) Groovy
10 1 (0.66%) C++
10 1 (0.66%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.66%) PHP
10 1 (0.66%) Scala
10 1 (0.66%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.66%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (5.30%) Degree
2 3 (1.99%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.32%) CCNA
3 2 (1.32%) CCNP
3 2 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.32%) ISEB
4 1 (0.66%) CBAP
4 1 (0.66%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.66%) IIBA
4 1 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.28%) QA
2 2 (1.32%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.32%) PMO
3 1 (0.66%) GDPR
System Software
1 22 (14.57%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.64%) Docker
2 7 (4.64%) XenApp
2 7 (4.64%) XenDesktop
3 6 (3.97%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.99%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (4.64%) SCCM
2 6 (3.97%) Ansible
2 6 (3.97%) Puppet
3 5 (3.31%) Kubernetes
4 4 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.99%) SCOM
5 3 (1.99%) Terraform
6 2 (1.32%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.66%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.66%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 23 (15.23%) Microsoft
1 23 (15.23%) Salesforce.com
2 22 (14.57%) Oracle
3 11 (7.28%) Citrix
4 7 (4.64%) Adobe
4 7 (4.64%) HP
4 7 (4.64%) IBM
5 6 (3.97%) VMware
6 5 (3.31%) Cisco
6 5 (3.31%) Talend
7 4 (2.65%) Cloudera
7 4 (2.65%) Facebook
7 4 (2.65%) Twitter
7 4 (2.65%) Workday
8 3 (1.99%) Blue Coat
8 3 (1.99%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.99%) NetApp
8 3 (1.99%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.99%) SAP
9 2 (1.32%) Google