Period
to 12 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Publishing over the 6 months to 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Publishing
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 158 127 152
Rank change year-on-year -31 +25 +14
Contract jobs citing Publishing 17 39 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.39% 0.95% 0.45%
As % of the General category 1.01% 2.44% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 10
Berkshire median daily rate £350 £329 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.54% -6.48% +8.08%
10th Percentile £268 £198 £300
90th Percentile £513 £438 £500
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 4
Berkshire median hourly rate £30.00 £11.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +160.87% -58.18% -84.29%
10th Percentile £27.50 £10.50 £20.10
90th Percentile £32.50 £14.63 £35.30
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £11.50 £23.68
% change year-on-year +95.65% -51.44% -75.90%

Publishing is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,679 1,597 1,631
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 38.74% 38.89% 38.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 605 691 727
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +1.59%
10th Percentile £206 £250 £225
90th Percentile £575 £600 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 54 65
Berkshire median hourly rate £26.50 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.22% -5.26% -12.64%
10th Percentile £13.20 £11.25 £11.75
90th Percentile £47.55 £41.50 £43.60
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £20.13 £25.00
% change year-on-year +34.16% -19.50% +10.30%

Publishing
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Publishing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Publishing in Berkshire

Publishing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Publishing in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Publishing in Berkshire

Publishing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Publishing in Berkshire over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Publishing in Berkshire

Publishing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Publishing in Berkshire

Publishing
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Publishing within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 12 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -21 8 £319 +17.19% 4
Slough -8 3 £325 -27.78%
Maidenhead +1 1 - -
Publishing
South East

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Publishing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Publishing.

1 8 (47.06%) XML
2 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
2 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 5 (29.41%) ETL
2 5 (29.41%) QA
2 5 (29.41%) Talend
2 5 (29.41%) Change Data Capture
3 4 (23.53%) Marketing
3 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) CMS
3 4 (23.53%) XML Parsing
3 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
4 3 (17.65%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 3 (17.65%) HTML
4 3 (17.65%) CSS
4 3 (17.65%) Content Management
4 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
5 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
5 2 (11.76%) Information Management
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.76%) Android
5 2 (11.76%) Java
5 2 (11.76%) OOD
5 2 (11.76%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (11.76%) OO
5 2 (11.76%) Apple
5 2 (11.76%) User Experience
5 2 (11.76%) Mobile Development

Publishing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 4 (23.53%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (5.88%) Drupal
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Google Play
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
1 1 (5.88%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
2 4 (23.53%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Advertising
3 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) ETL Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Talend Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Web Producer
4 1 (5.88%) Android Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Design Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Designer
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Electrical Design Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Electrical Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) iOS Developer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Support
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) React Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Designer
4 1 (5.88%) Strategy Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) XML
2 3 (17.65%) CSS
2 3 (17.65%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) .NET
3 1 (5.88%) Node.js
3 1 (5.88%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
2 2 (11.76%) User Experience
3 1 (5.88%) NHS
3 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Android
1 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Change Data Capture
1 5 (29.41%) ETL
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
2 4 (23.53%) XML Parsing
3 3 (17.65%) Content Management
3 3 (17.65%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (11.76%) Information Management
4 2 (11.76%) Mobile Development
4 2 (11.76%) OO
4 2 (11.76%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (11.76%) OOD
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.88%) Information Security
5 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.88%) TDD
5 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.76%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) Apple Swift
3 1 (5.88%) C++
3 1 (5.88%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (5.88%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Talend
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) Apple
4 1 (5.88%) Adobe
4 1 (5.88%) Google
4 1 (5.88%) Polycom