The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 30 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 Reading 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Publishing
Rank 62 64 85
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +21
Contract jobs citing Publishing 7 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.79% 1.29% 0.082%
As % of the General category 2.54% 2.95% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 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 £350
% change year-on-year
-21.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+21.21% +10.00%
General Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
276 407 533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 31.19% 43.81% 43.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 163 152
Average daily rate £400 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £150 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £523 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 7
Average hourly rate £19.00 £30.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.70% +103.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -15.09%
Publishing
Berkshire

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Publishing across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 13 (39.39%) CMS
1 13 (39.39%) Content Management
2 12 (36.36%) Time Management
3 11 (33.33%) Games
3 11 (33.33%) Project Management
4 10 (30.30%) HTML
5 9 (27.27%) HTML5
6 8 (24.24%) CSS
6 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
7 7 (21.21%) jQuery
7 7 (21.21%) QA
8 6 (18.18%) Degree
8 6 (18.18%) Unit Testing
8 6 (18.18%) MS Office
8 6 (18.18%) XML
8 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
8 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (18.18%) Finance
8 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
9 5 (15.15%) Risk Management
9 5 (15.15%) Windows
9 5 (15.15%) JSON
9 5 (15.15%) Ajax
10 4 (12.12%) Data Analysis
10 4 (12.12%) Spring
10 4 (12.12%) QlikView
10 4 (12.12%) Smartphone
10 4 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (12.12%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (12.12%) Struts2

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 (39.39%) CMS
2 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.03%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Office
2 4 (12.12%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.12%) Photoshop
3 1 (3.03%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) QlikView
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) Big Data
3 1 (3.03%) MySQL
3 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Subversion
2 2 (6.06%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.03%) PhoneGap
3 1 (3.03%) Xcode
3 1 (3.03%) Ant
3 1 (3.03%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (3.03%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.03%) JIRA
General
1 11 (33.33%) Games
2 6 (18.18%) Finance
3 3 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Developer
2 4 (12.12%) Mobile Developer
2 4 (12.12%) Coordinator
2 4 (12.12%) Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) Mobile Web Developer
3 3 (9.09%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 3 (9.09%) Web Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) UI Programmer
5 1 (3.03%) iOS Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Lead Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Applications Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Programmer
5 1 (3.03%) Architect
5 1 (3.03%) CSS Developer
5 1 (3.03%) User Experience Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) HTML
2 9 (27.27%) HTML5
3 8 (24.24%) CSS
4 7 (21.21%) jQuery
5 6 (18.18%) XML
6 5 (15.15%) JSON
6 5 (15.15%) Ajax
7 4 (12.12%) Spring
7 4 (12.12%) Struts2
7 4 (12.12%) Struts
7 4 (12.12%) CSS3
7 4 (12.12%) Sencha Touch
8 2 (6.06%) Web Services
8 2 (6.06%) SOAP
8 2 (6.06%) REST
9 1 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (3.03%) LESS
9 1 (3.03%) UIKit
9 1 (3.03%) Cocoa
9 1 (3.03%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.12%) Smartphone
2 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
2 4 (12.12%) Xbox
3 3 (9.09%) New Media
4 2 (6.06%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
5 1 (3.03%) Open Source
5 1 (3.03%) iPhone
5 1 (3.03%) Statistics
5 1 (3.03%) Copywriting
5 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.03%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Apple iOS
3 3 (9.09%) Android
3 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.03%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Content Management
2 12 (36.36%) Time Management
3 11 (33.33%) Project Management
4 6 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (15.15%) Risk Management
6 4 (12.12%) Data Analysis
6 4 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (12.12%) Web Application Development
7 3 (9.09%) iOS Development
7 3 (9.09%) Analytics
7 3 (9.09%) Game Development
7 3 (9.09%) Scrum
7 3 (9.09%) Data Modelling
7 3 (9.09%) Kanban
7 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (9.09%) Project Planning
8 2 (6.06%) Statistical Analysis
8 2 (6.06%) Web Development
8 2 (6.06%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 4 (12.12%) Java
3 2 (6.06%) C#
3 2 (6.06%) SQL
4 1 (3.03%) R
4 1 (3.03%) Objective-C
4 1 (3.03%) ActionScript
4 1 (3.03%) Perl
4 1 (3.03%) PHP
4 1 (3.03%) Lua
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) CCA
2 3 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.09%) MCSE
3 1 (3.03%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.03%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.09%) XenApp
2 3 (9.09%) XenServer
3 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) Alias
2 4 (12.12%) Sencha
3 3 (9.09%) Citrix
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle
4 2 (6.06%) VMware
4 2 (6.06%) Adobe
5 1 (3.03%) Apple
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