The first 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Berkshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Publishing
Rank 111 109 137
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +28
Contract jobs citing Publishing 15 20 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.60% 0.82% 0.032%
As % of the General category 1.41% 1.78% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £385 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £350 £362
% change year-on-year
-21.42% -3.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £76.50 - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
General Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1066 1121 1606
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 42.44% 45.83% 50.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 421 489
Average daily rate £363 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 23 26
Average hourly rate £19.00 £30.50 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.70% +11.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £16.00 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £41.25 £52.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
Publishing
South East

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Publishing across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Publishing Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Publishing across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Publishing Hourly Rate Histogram 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 25 July 2014. 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 +2 7 £275 -28.57% 2
Bracknell - 3 - - 1
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Slough - - - -
Publishing
South East

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 16 (29.09%) HTML
2 15 (27.27%) Project Management
3 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
3 14 (25.45%) CSS
3 14 (25.45%) Content Management
4 13 (23.64%) CMS
5 12 (21.82%) Time Management
6 11 (20.00%) Games
6 11 (20.00%) XML
6 11 (20.00%) Windows
7 10 (18.18%) HTML5
8 9 (16.36%) MS Office
9 8 (14.55%) MS Excel
9 8 (14.55%) QA
9 8 (14.55%) jQuery
10 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (12.73%) SharePoint
10 7 (12.73%) JavaScript
10 7 (12.73%) Degree
10 7 (12.73%) Finance
11 6 (10.91%) XSLT
11 6 (10.91%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (10.91%) Spreadsheet
11 6 (10.91%) Security Cleared
11 6 (10.91%) Unit Testing
11 6 (10.91%) Computer Science
12 5 (9.09%) JSON
12 5 (9.09%) Apache FOP
12 5 (9.09%) QlikView
12 5 (9.09%) CSS3

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 13 (23.64%) CMS
2 7 (12.73%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.82%) Confluence
3 1 (1.82%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (16.36%) MS Office
2 8 (14.55%) MS Excel
3 6 (10.91%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (7.27%) Photoshop
5 3 (5.45%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (1.82%) Adobe Premiere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) SMTP
1 3 (5.45%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.09%) QlikView
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.82%) MySQL
3 1 (1.82%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.82%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.82%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Subversion
2 2 (3.64%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.82%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.82%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (1.82%) PhoneGap
3 1 (1.82%) Xcode
3 1 (1.82%) JIRA
3 1 (1.82%) Ant
General
1 11 (20.00%) Games
2 7 (12.73%) Finance
3 5 (9.09%) Marketing
4 1 (1.82%) German Language
4 1 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (27.27%) Developer
2 6 (10.91%) Analyst
3 4 (7.27%) Coordinator
3 4 (7.27%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (5.45%) Designer
4 3 (5.45%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 3 (5.45%) Mobile Web Developer
4 3 (5.45%) Project Manager
4 3 (5.45%) Web Developer
5 2 (3.64%) Business Analyst
5 2 (3.64%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (3.64%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (3.64%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (3.64%) Administrator
5 2 (3.64%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (3.64%) Senior Support Analyst
5 2 (3.64%) Technical Manager
5 2 (3.64%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (3.64%) Support Analyst
5 2 (3.64%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (29.09%) HTML
2 14 (25.45%) CSS
3 11 (20.00%) XML
4 10 (18.18%) HTML5
5 8 (14.55%) jQuery
6 6 (10.91%) XSLT
7 5 (9.09%) CSS3
7 5 (9.09%) XSL
7 5 (9.09%) SVG
7 5 (9.09%) Saxon XSLT
7 5 (9.09%) Ajax
7 5 (9.09%) JSON
7 5 (9.09%) Apache FOP
8 4 (7.27%) Struts
8 4 (7.27%) Sencha Touch
8 4 (7.27%) Spring
8 4 (7.27%) Struts2
9 2 (3.64%) REST
9 2 (3.64%) Web Services
9 2 (3.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.27%) Smartphone
2 4 (7.27%) Mobile App
2 4 (7.27%) Xbox
3 3 (5.45%) New Media
4 2 (3.64%) PKI
4 2 (3.64%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.82%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.82%) Statistics
5 1 (1.82%) Animation
5 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.82%) Copywriting
5 1 (1.82%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.82%) iPhone
5 1 (1.82%) Open Source
5 1 (1.82%) iPad
5 1 (1.82%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.00%) Windows
2 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.27%) Apple iOS
4 3 (5.45%) Android
5 2 (3.64%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.82%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.27%) Project Management
2 14 (25.45%) Content Management
3 12 (21.82%) Time Management
4 6 (10.91%) Unit Testing
4 6 (10.91%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 4 (7.27%) Data Analysis
6 4 (7.27%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (7.27%) Web Application Development
7 3 (5.45%) iOS Development
7 3 (5.45%) Kanban
7 3 (5.45%) Waterfall
7 3 (5.45%) Game Development
7 3 (5.45%) Analytics
7 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (5.45%) Project Planning
7 3 (5.45%) Scrum
7 3 (5.45%) Data Modelling
8 2 (3.64%) Workflow
8 2 (3.64%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.73%) JavaScript
2 5 (9.09%) XPath
2 5 (9.09%) SQL
3 4 (7.27%) Java
4 2 (3.64%) C#
5 1 (1.82%) Perl
5 1 (1.82%) PHP
5 1 (1.82%) Lua
5 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.82%) R
5 1 (1.82%) ActionScript
5 1 (1.82%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) Degree
2 6 (10.91%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.27%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.45%) MCSE
4 3 (5.45%) CCA
4 3 (5.45%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.64%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.82%) PhD
6 1 (1.82%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) QA
2 2 (3.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.45%) Terminal Services
3 3 (5.45%) XenApp
3 3 (5.45%) XenServer
4 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.09%) VMware
3 4 (7.27%) Alias
3 4 (7.27%) Sencha
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle
3 4 (7.27%) Citrix
4 2 (3.64%) Adobe
4 2 (3.64%) hybris
5 1 (1.82%) AppSense
5 1 (1.82%) Unisys
5 1 (1.82%) IBM
5 1 (1.82%) CA
5 1 (1.82%) Apple
5 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
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