Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 147 162
Rank change year-on-year +21 +15 -11
Contract jobs citing Publishing 43 20 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.05% 0.46% 0.32%
As % of the General category 2.63% 1.22% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 10
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £351 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.88% +4.07% +10.20%
10th Percentile £241 £300 £135
90th Percentile £455 £500 £485
South East median daily rate £450 £448 £440
% change year-on-year +0.56% +1.70% +5.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 1
Berkshire median hourly rate £11.50 £27.50 £175.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.18% -84.29% +25.00%
10th Percentile £10.50 £20.10 £162.50
90th Percentile £14.63 £35.30 £187.50
South East median hourly rate £11.50 £22.59 £98.25
% change year-on-year -49.09% -77.01% +523.81%

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 1637 1644 2052
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 39.83% 38.21% 41.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 706 744 1027
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £250 £217 £204
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.18% +0.06% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 66 57
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -20.00% +30.43%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.75 £13.00
90th Percentile £41.50 £42.63 £46.15
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +32.35%

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 23 November 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 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 23 November 2017. 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 23 £329 +9.50%
Maidenhead -6 4 - - 1
Bracknell +2 2 - - 1
Slough - 1 £450 - 1
Publishing
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 15 (34.88%) HTML
1 15 (34.88%) Degree
2 13 (30.23%) Android
3 12 (27.91%) Windows
4 11 (25.58%) SQL
4 11 (25.58%) Marketing
4 11 (25.58%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (20.93%) Apple
5 9 (20.93%) Java
5 9 (20.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (20.93%) Project Management
5 9 (20.93%) Xcode
5 9 (20.93%) Mentoring
5 9 (20.93%) Coaching
5 9 (20.93%) Android Studio
5 9 (20.93%) Apple iOS
5 9 (20.93%) LTE
5 9 (20.93%) Service Design
6 8 (18.60%) Samsung
6 8 (18.60%) Network Management
6 8 (18.60%) Mobile App
6 8 (18.60%) BitLocker
6 8 (18.60%) IIS
6 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
7 7 (16.28%) Oracle
7 7 (16.28%) GSM
7 7 (16.28%) WCDMA
7 7 (16.28%) Objective-C
7 7 (16.28%) Finance
7 7 (16.28%) Apple Swift

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 8 (18.60%) IIS
2 2 (4.65%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Eloqua
1 2 (4.65%) Sprinklr
1 2 (4.65%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (9.30%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (9.30%) Office 365
2 4 (9.30%) SaaS
3 3 (6.98%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) LTE
2 7 (16.28%) GSM
2 7 (16.28%) HSPA
2 7 (16.28%) VoLTE
2 7 (16.28%) VoWiFi
2 7 (16.28%) WCDMA
3 5 (11.63%) 3G
4 4 (9.30%) VPN
4 4 (9.30%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (6.98%) Intranet
6 2 (4.65%) 3GPP
7 1 (2.33%) IPsec
7 1 (2.33%) WAN
7 1 (2.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Android Studio
1 9 (20.93%) Xcode
2 3 (6.98%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (4.65%) JIRA
General
1 11 (25.58%) Marketing
2 7 (16.28%) Finance
3 6 (13.95%) Telecoms
4 4 (9.30%) German Language
4 4 (9.30%) Italian Language
4 4 (9.30%) Legal
5 3 (6.98%) Japanese Language
5 3 (6.98%) Korean Language
5 3 (6.98%) Russian Language
6 2 (4.65%) Games
7 1 (2.33%) French Language
7 1 (2.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (23.26%) Architect
2 5 (11.63%) Applications Architect
2 5 (11.63%) Developer
3 4 (9.30%) IT Assistant
3 4 (9.30%) Support Engineer
3 4 (9.30%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (9.30%) Technical Support
3 4 (9.30%) Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Security Specialist
4 3 (6.98%) Tableau Developer
4 3 (6.98%) Web Producer
5 2 (4.65%) Account Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Communications Specialist
5 2 (4.65%) Consultant
5 2 (4.65%) Java Applications Architect
5 2 (4.65%) Java Architect
5 2 (4.65%) Marketing Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Office 365 Consultant
5 2 (4.65%) Social Media Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.88%) HTML
2 4 (9.30%) CSS
3 3 (6.98%) WebCenter
4 2 (4.65%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (18.60%) Mobile App
3 5 (11.63%) Social Media
4 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
5 3 (6.98%) Blog
5 3 (6.98%) CESG
5 3 (6.98%) W3C
6 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
6 2 (4.65%) User Experience
7 1 (2.33%) Internet of Things
7 1 (2.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.23%) Android
2 12 (27.91%) Windows
3 9 (20.93%) Apple iOS
4 4 (9.30%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) Coaching
1 9 (20.93%) Mentoring
1 9 (20.93%) Project Management
1 9 (20.93%) Service Design
1 9 (20.93%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (18.60%) Network Management
3 7 (16.28%) Mobile Development
3 7 (16.28%) Problem Management
4 6 (13.95%) Content Management
4 6 (13.95%) Information Security
5 4 (9.30%) Analytics
5 4 (9.30%) Business Development
5 4 (9.30%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 3 (6.98%) B2B
6 3 (6.98%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (6.98%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (6.98%) Quality Management
6 3 (6.98%) Time Management
6 3 (6.98%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.98%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.58%) SQL
2 9 (20.93%) Java
3 7 (16.28%) Apple Swift
3 7 (16.28%) Objective-C
4 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (34.88%) Degree
2 7 (16.28%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (4.65%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.33%) CISM
4 1 (2.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) QA
2 3 (6.98%) COBIT
2 3 (6.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.98%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 8 (18.60%) BitLocker
2 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (4.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Apple
2 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.60%) Samsung
3 7 (16.28%) Oracle
4 5 (11.63%) Adobe
5 4 (9.30%) HP
6 3 (6.98%) Google
6 3 (6.98%) Tableau
7 2 (4.65%) Atlassian
7 2 (4.65%) Facebook
7 2 (4.65%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (4.65%) Spredfast
7 2 (4.65%) Twitter