The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Publishing
Rank 69 65 53
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -12
Contract jobs citing Publishing 9 3 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.00% 0.33% 2.13%
As % of the General category 2.58% 0.96% 6.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 7
Median daily rate £300 £368 £181
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.36% +103.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £274 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £462 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £373 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.96% +24.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £31.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-53.17% +80.00%
Publishing
Berkshire

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

General Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
349 312 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 38.61% 34.74% 31.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 127 114
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £224 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 5
Median hourly rate £17.81 £10.75 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.62% -47.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £10.75 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.08 £10.75 £21.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Publishing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Publishing Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Publishing
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Publishing Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Publishing
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Publishing across the Reading region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Publishing Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Publishing
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Publishing Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Publishing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Publishing.

1 8 (47.06%) HTML
1 8 (47.06%) Marketing
2 7 (41.18%) CMS
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 5 (29.41%) CSS
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 5 (29.41%) Content Management
4 5 (29.41%) User Experience
5 4 (23.53%) XML
5 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
6 3 (17.65%) Adobe
6 3 (17.65%) TeamSite
6 3 (17.65%) Banking
6 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (17.65%) QA
6 3 (17.65%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (17.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (17.65%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (11.76%) Analytics
7 2 (11.76%) Xamarin
7 2 (11.76%) User Stories
7 2 (11.76%) Metadata Management
7 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
7 2 (11.76%) Apache Cordova
7 2 (11.76%) Marketo
7 2 (11.76%) Android Development
7 2 (11.76%) iOS Development
7 2 (11.76%) Reference Data
7 2 (11.76%) HTML5
7 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 7 (41.18%) CMS
2 3 (17.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Drupal
4 1 (5.88%) IIS
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) AdWords
1 2 (11.76%) Google Analytics
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 8 (47.06%) Marketing
2 3 (17.65%) Banking
3 2 (11.76%) Advertising
3 2 (11.76%) Finance
4 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Web Editor
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Web Producer
3 2 (11.76%) Applications Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Content Editor
3 2 (11.76%) Data Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Digital Content Editor
3 2 (11.76%) Digital Editor
3 2 (11.76%) Digital Executive
3 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing Executive
3 2 (11.76%) Marketing Executive
3 2 (11.76%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (11.76%) PPC Executive
3 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Web Content Editor
4 1 (5.88%) Coordinator
4 1 (5.88%) Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) Web Content Producer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) HTML
2 5 (29.41%) CSS
3 4 (23.53%) XML
4 2 (11.76%) .NET
4 2 (11.76%) Apache Cordova
4 2 (11.76%) CSS3
4 2 (11.76%) HTML5
4 2 (11.76%) PhoneGap
4 2 (11.76%) RESTful
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.88%) Ajax
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) User Experience
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
2 2 (11.76%) Reference Data
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Android
1 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Content Management
2 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (17.65%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (11.76%) Analytics
3 2 (11.76%) Android Development
3 2 (11.76%) Data Architecture
3 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
3 2 (11.76%) Data Security
3 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (11.76%) Infographics
3 2 (11.76%) Information Management
3 2 (11.76%) iOS Development
3 2 (11.76%) Metadata Management
3 2 (11.76%) Mobile Development
3 2 (11.76%) Pay per click
3 2 (11.76%) Service Design
3 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (11.76%) User Stories
3 2 (11.76%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) R
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) CCA
1 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (5.88%) MCSE
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) XenApp
1 1 (5.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Adobe
3 2 (11.76%) Facebook
3 2 (11.76%) Google
3 2 (11.76%) Marketo
3 2 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (11.76%) Xamarin
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) VMware