The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Publishing
Rank 119 110 101
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -9
Contract jobs citing Publishing 7 15 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.27% 0.60% 0.83%
As % of the General category 0.65% 1.37% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 10
Average daily rate
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£465 £275 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.09% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £269 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £488 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £275 £350
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £140.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+33.75% +21.21%
Publishing
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

General Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1074 1094 1130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 42.08% 43.46% 47.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 559 474 443
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 17 20
Average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% -37.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.70 £32.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Publishing across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Publishing Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Publishing
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Publishing across the Berkshire region.

Publishing Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Publishing
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Publishing Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Publishing
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Publishing within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -11 3 £450 +63.63% 1
Slough - 2 £503 -
Publishing
South East

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Publishing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Publishing.

1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) MS Office
3 3 (20.00%) Migration
3 3 (20.00%) CMS
3 3 (20.00%) Content Management
3 3 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
4 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) Time Management
4 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (13.33%) User Experience
4 2 (13.33%) Siemens NX
4 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (13.33%) MS Project
4 2 (13.33%) Finance
4 2 (13.33%) PLM
4 2 (13.33%) Teamcenter
4 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
4 2 (13.33%) CAD
4 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (13.33%) C
4 2 (13.33%) C++

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Publishing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Publishing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) CMS
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) MS Project
2 2 (13.33%) Siemens NX
3 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
3 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (6.67%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) SMTP
1 1 (6.67%) DMZ
1 1 (6.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) French Language
2 1 (6.67%) German Language
2 1 (6.67%) Italian Language
2 1 (6.67%) Japanese Language
2 1 (6.67%) Korean Language
2 1 (6.67%) Spanish Language
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Writer
3 1 (6.67%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Release Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Designer
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Author
3 1 (6.67%) Programme Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Author
3 1 (6.67%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (13.33%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
2 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.67%) W3C
2 1 (6.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Migration
1 3 (20.00%) Content Management
1 3 (20.00%) Resource Management
1 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
2 2 (13.33%) Time Management
2 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
2 2 (13.33%) PLM
2 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
2 2 (13.33%) CAD
3 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
3 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (6.67%) SEO
3 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (6.67%) Matrix Management
3 1 (6.67%) Use Case
3 1 (6.67%) Release Management
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C
1 2 (13.33%) C++
1 2 (13.33%) Java
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VBScript
2 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
2 1 (6.67%) Apple Swift
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) ISEB
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) MCITP
3 1 (6.67%) MCP
3 1 (6.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (13.33%) Terminal Services
2 1 (6.67%) XenApp
2 1 (6.67%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix
2 2 (13.33%) Siemens
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Apple
3 1 (6.67%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) Software AG
3 1 (6.67%) Adobe
3 1 (6.67%) HP
Berkshire
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