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 3 months to 28 March 2017 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 112 129
Rank change year-on-year +43 +17  
Contract jobs citing Publishing 26 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.43% 0.37% 0.37%
As % of the General category 3.38% 0.90% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 5
Median daily rate £450 £406 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.76% +30.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £323 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £683 £481 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year -16.66% -17.24%  

Publishing is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 770 997 1224
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 42.38% 40.50% 41.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 415 552
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £547
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.87% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 20 29
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.12 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.40 £49.00 £32.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +24.00%  

Publishing
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Publishing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Publishing in Berkshire

Publishing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +25 14 £313 -28.57% 2
Maidenhead -4 1 £525 +40.00%
Slough - 1 £750 -
Publishing
South East

Publishing
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Publishing.

1 19 (50.00%) QA
2 17 (44.74%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (42.11%) Android
4 15 (39.47%) Degree
4 15 (39.47%) LTE
4 15 (39.47%) Android Studio
4 15 (39.47%) Service Design
4 15 (39.47%) Apple
4 15 (39.47%) Xcode
5 14 (36.84%) Content Management
5 14 (36.84%) Adobe
5 14 (36.84%) HTML
6 13 (34.21%) Project Management
6 13 (34.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (34.21%) Coaching
7 11 (28.95%) Mobile Development
7 11 (28.95%) Apple Swift
7 11 (28.95%) Mentoring
7 11 (28.95%) HSPA
7 11 (28.95%) Problem Management
7 11 (28.95%) Finance
7 11 (28.95%) Objective-C
7 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (28.95%) Java
7 11 (28.95%) GSM
7 11 (28.95%) WCDMA
8 10 (26.32%) Marketing
9 7 (18.42%) CMS
9 7 (18.42%) Dreamweaver
9 7 (18.42%) Oracle

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 7 (18.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 7 (18.42%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Photoshop
2 3 (7.89%) MS Office
3 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 15 (39.47%) LTE
2 11 (28.95%) GSM
2 11 (28.95%) HSPA
2 11 (28.95%) WCDMA
3 1 (2.63%) 3GPP
Development Applications
1 15 (39.47%) Android Studio
1 15 (39.47%) Xcode
2 7 (18.42%) Dreamweaver
General
1 11 (28.95%) Finance
2 10 (26.32%) Marketing
3 5 (13.16%) Telecoms
4 3 (7.89%) German Language
4 3 (7.89%) Italian Language
4 3 (7.89%) Japanese Language
4 3 (7.89%) Korean Language
4 3 (7.89%) Russian Language
4 3 (7.89%) Spanish Language
5 1 (2.63%) Banking
5 1 (2.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Architect
2 10 (26.32%) Web Producer
3 5 (13.16%) Applications Architect
3 5 (13.16%) Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Content Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Web Content Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Web Content Producer
4 4 (10.53%) Web Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Web Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Digital Agile Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Digital Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Graduate
6 2 (5.26%) Java Applications Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Java Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Mobile Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Scrum Master
6 2 (5.26%) Service Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (36.84%) HTML
2 7 (18.42%) CSS
2 7 (18.42%) WebCenter
2 7 (18.42%) XML
3 1 (2.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (44.74%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (18.42%) W3C
3 6 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 6 (15.79%) User Experience
4 5 (13.16%) Mobile App
5 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.63%) Handset
6 1 (2.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) Android
2 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) Service Design
2 14 (36.84%) Content Management
3 13 (34.21%) Coaching
3 13 (34.21%) Project Management
3 13 (34.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (28.95%) Mentoring
4 11 (28.95%) Mobile Development
4 11 (28.95%) Problem Management
5 6 (15.79%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (10.53%) Analytics
6 4 (10.53%) Scrum
6 4 (10.53%) Software Delivery
6 4 (10.53%) Web Development
7 3 (7.89%) Quality Management
7 3 (7.89%) SDLC
8 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.26%) DevOps
8 2 (5.26%) Web Marketing
8 2 (5.26%) Website Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) Apple Swift
1 11 (28.95%) Java
1 11 (28.95%) Objective-C
2 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.63%) C#
3 1 (2.63%) XAML
Qualifications
1 15 (39.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Apple
2 14 (36.84%) Adobe
3 7 (18.42%) Oracle
4 3 (7.89%) Google
5 1 (2.63%) Cadence
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.63%) Tableau
5 1 (2.63%) Xamarin