Period
to 26 March 2019

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 26 March 2019 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
26 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 160 161 120
Rank change year-on-year +1 -41 +49
Contract jobs citing Publishing 16 11 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.38% 0.27% 0.96%
As % of the General category 1.00% 0.76% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 9
Berkshire median daily rate £325 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.16% +13.85% -10.34%
10th Percentile £268 £172 £226
90th Percentile £378 £436 £580
South East median daily rate £425 £450 £440
% change year-on-year -5.56% +2.27% +4.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £15.00
South East median hourly rate - £53.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year - +253.33% +15.38%

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 1,604 1,456 1,571
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 38.16% 36.27% 40.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 599 594 657
Berkshire median daily rate £433 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.76% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £256 £250 £211
90th Percentile £600 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £440 £420
% change year-on-year +2.27% +4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 35 51
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +20.00% -12.50%
10th Percentile £13.02 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.90 £49.00 £41.50
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £27.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year +29.63% +4.85% -6.36%

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 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 26 March 2019. 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 +5 13 £319 +155.00% 1
Maidenhead -1 1 - -
Slough -10 1 £325 -27.78%
Publishing
South East

For the 6 months to 26 March 2019, 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 10 (62.50%) OOD
1 10 (62.50%) OOA/OOD
1 10 (62.50%) OO
1 10 (62.50%) Software Engineering
1 10 (62.50%) QA
1 10 (62.50%) Mobile App
1 10 (62.50%) Mobile Development
2 6 (37.50%) Java
3 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 5 (31.25%) C++
3 5 (31.25%) Apple
3 5 (31.25%) Android
3 5 (31.25%) Google
3 5 (31.25%) Apple Swift
3 5 (31.25%) Android Development
3 5 (31.25%) iOS Development
3 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
3 5 (31.25%) Apple iOS
3 5 (31.25%) JIRA
3 5 (31.25%) Google Play
4 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 2 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.25%) PHP
5 1 (6.25%) .NET
5 1 (6.25%) ETL
5 1 (6.25%) Adobe
5 1 (6.25%) Quality Management
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.25%) Advertising

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 1 (6.25%) CMS
1 1 (6.25%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Google Play
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
1 5 (31.25%) JIRA
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Android Developer
2 5 (31.25%) iOS Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Administration Assistant
3 1 (6.25%) Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Design Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Electrical Design Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Electrical Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) ETL Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Talend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Android
1 5 (31.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Mobile Development
1 10 (62.50%) OO
1 10 (62.50%) OOA/OOD
1 10 (62.50%) OOD
1 10 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 5 (31.25%) Android Development
2 5 (31.25%) iOS Development
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) Analytics
3 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
3 1 (6.25%) Change Data Capture
3 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
3 1 (6.25%) ETL
3 1 (6.25%) Information Security
3 1 (6.25%) Quality Management
3 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
3 1 (6.25%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) Apple Swift
2 5 (31.25%) C++
2 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (62.50%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Apple
1 5 (31.25%) Google
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe
2 1 (6.25%) Talend