The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Podcast in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Podcast over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Podcasts
Rank 556 538 513
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -25
Contract jobs citing Podcast 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.002% 0.005%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.007% 0.007% 0.016%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£200 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £250 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Podcast
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
14152 13841 12436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.47% 31.47% 30.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 9029 8668 7539
Average daily rate £425 £413 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 570 554 752
Average hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.21 £11.91 £11.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.75 £42.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

Podcast
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Podcast across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Podcast Jobs Demand Trend in England

Podcast
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Podcast Daily Rate Trend in England

Podcast
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Podcast Hourly Rate Trend in England

Podcast
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Podcast 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 Podcast.

1 7 (87.50%) Social Media
2 6 (75.00%) Blog
3 4 (50.00%) Facebook
3 4 (50.00%) Twitter
4 2 (25.00%) Web Usability
4 2 (25.00%) User Experience
4 2 (25.00%) SEO
4 2 (25.00%) Publishing
5 1 (12.50%) E-Learning
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Google
5 1 (12.50%) Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) Animation
5 1 (12.50%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (12.50%) Advertising
5 1 (12.50%) WordPress
5 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
5 1 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) Adobe
5 1 (12.50%) NHS
5 1 (12.50%) Fireworks
5 1 (12.50%) Digital Content Management
5 1 (12.50%) Learning Management System
5 1 (12.50%) GIMP
5 1 (12.50%) CSS3
5 1 (12.50%) Open Source
5 1 (12.50%) Video on Demand
5 1 (12.50%) HTML5

Podcast
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Podcast 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 Podcast. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Captivate
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
1 1 (12.50%) Fireworks
1 1 (12.50%) GIMP
General
1 2 (25.00%) Publishing
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Designer
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Content Designer
2 2 (25.00%) Copywriter
3 1 (12.50%) E-Learning Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Content Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) CSS3
1 1 (12.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Social Media
2 6 (75.00%) Blog
3 2 (25.00%) User Experience
4 1 (12.50%) E-Learning
4 1 (12.50%) Animation
4 1 (12.50%) NHS
4 1 (12.50%) Learning Management System
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) Video on Demand
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Web Usability
1 2 (25.00%) SEO
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Content Management
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Facebook
1 4 (50.00%) Twitter
2 1 (12.50%) Google
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe