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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Publishing
Rank 61 68 64
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Contract jobs citing Publishing 5 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.61% 0.33% 0.68%
As % of the General category 1.70% 0.85% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Median daily rate £300 £450 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +63.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £275
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £27.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-44.14% +38.75%
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
294 354 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 36.07% 38.44% 30.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 161 93
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £210 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +3.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 7
Median hourly rate £19.61 £14.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.07% -26.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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
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 24 July 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 9 (75.00%) HTML
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) Marketing
3 6 (50.00%) Content Management
3 6 (50.00%) User Experience
3 6 (50.00%) CSS
3 6 (50.00%) CMS
4 5 (41.67%) XML
5 4 (33.33%) Adobe
5 4 (33.33%) TeamSite
5 4 (33.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (33.33%) QA
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
7 2 (16.67%) Finance
7 2 (16.67%) .NET
7 2 (16.67%) Android
7 2 (16.67%) RESTful
7 2 (16.67%) Xamarin
7 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
7 2 (16.67%) Apache Cordova
7 2 (16.67%) Android Development
7 2 (16.67%) iOS Development
7 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (16.67%) Mobile Development
7 2 (16.67%) HTML5
7 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
7 2 (16.67%) CSS3

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 6 (50.00%) CMS
2 4 (33.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IIS
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 7 (58.33%) Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Web Editor
1 4 (33.33%) Web Producer
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Content Editor
3 2 (16.67%) Content Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Digital Content Editor
3 2 (16.67%) Digital Editor
3 2 (16.67%) HTML CSS Producer
3 2 (16.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Web Content Editor
3 2 (16.67%) Web Content Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Web Content Producer
3 2 (16.67%) Web Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Website Manager
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) CSS
3 5 (41.67%) XML
4 2 (16.67%) .NET
4 2 (16.67%) Apache Cordova
4 2 (16.67%) CSS3
4 2 (16.67%) HTML5
4 2 (16.67%) PhoneGap
4 2 (16.67%) RESTful
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (8.33%) Ajax
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Android
1 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Content Management
2 4 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Android Development
4 2 (16.67%) Infographics
4 2 (16.67%) iOS Development
4 2 (16.67%) Mobile Development
4 2 (16.67%) Service Design
5 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
5 1 (8.33%) BDD
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) Kanban
5 1 (8.33%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) OOP
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Website Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) R
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Adobe
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Xamarin