Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 127 158
Rank change year-on-year -18 +31 -5
Contract jobs citing Publishing 19 32 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.48% 0.81% 0.32%
As % of the General category 1.31% 2.02% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 9
Berkshire median daily rate £385 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.46% -7.14% -
10th Percentile £174 £226 £168
90th Percentile £441 £580 £455
South East median daily rate £470 £445 £431
% change year-on-year +5.62% +3.19% +4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.25 £33.00 £175.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.82% -81.14% +695.45%
10th Percentile £12.98 £28.30 £162.50
90th Percentile £14.93 £36.10 £187.50
South East median hourly rate £15.00 £33.00 £91.07
% change year-on-year -54.55% -63.76% +367.03%

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 1,451 1,585 1,964
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 36.69% 40.23% 39.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 625 688 876
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £250 £213 £220
90th Percentile £579 £575 £550
South East median daily rate £433 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +4.22% +3.75% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 55 60
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -20.00% +32.35%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.70 £11.54
90th Percentile £50.00 £41.50 £48.00
South East median hourly rate £24.00 £25.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -5.88% -7.27% +36.65%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 -3 4 £255 -15.00% 1
Maidenhead -4 4 - - 2
Slough +5 1 £450 -40.00%
Publishing
South East

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 9 (47.37%) Degree
1 9 (47.37%) Android
2 8 (42.11%) LTE
2 8 (42.11%) Xcode
2 8 (42.11%) Apple
2 8 (42.11%) Android Studio
2 8 (42.11%) Service Design
3 7 (36.84%) Mentoring
3 7 (36.84%) Coaching
3 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (31.58%) Project Management
4 6 (31.58%) Objective-C
4 6 (31.58%) Information Security
4 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
4 6 (31.58%) Finance
4 6 (31.58%) Java
4 6 (31.58%) GSM
4 6 (31.58%) WCDMA
4 6 (31.58%) QA
4 6 (31.58%) Problem Management
4 6 (31.58%) HSPA
4 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (31.58%) VoLTE
4 6 (31.58%) Mobile Development
4 6 (31.58%) Apple Swift
4 6 (31.58%) VoWiFi
4 6 (31.58%) Numerate Degree
5 5 (26.32%) Mobile App
5 5 (26.32%) Apple iOS
5 5 (26.32%) 3G

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:

Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Photoshop
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) LTE
2 6 (31.58%) GSM
2 6 (31.58%) HSPA
2 6 (31.58%) VoLTE
2 6 (31.58%) VoWiFi
2 6 (31.58%) WCDMA
3 5 (26.32%) 3G
4 3 (15.79%) Intranet
5 1 (5.26%) 3GPP
5 1 (5.26%) IPsec
5 1 (5.26%) VPN
5 1 (5.26%) WAN
5 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Android Studio
1 8 (42.11%) Xcode
2 3 (15.79%) Dreamweaver
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
1 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
2 4 (21.05%) Legal
2 4 (21.05%) Marketing
3 3 (15.79%) German Language
3 3 (15.79%) Italian Language
3 3 (15.79%) Japanese Language
3 3 (15.79%) Korean Language
3 3 (15.79%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Applications Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Security Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Communications Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Java Applications Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Java Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Service Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Web Producer
5 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Java Software Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Network Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Smart Metering Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) HTML
1 3 (15.79%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (26.32%) Mobile App
3 3 (15.79%) CESG
3 3 (15.79%) W3C
4 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.26%) Internet of Things
5 1 (5.26%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Android
2 5 (26.32%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.26%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Service Design
2 7 (36.84%) Coaching
2 7 (36.84%) Mentoring
2 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (31.58%) Information Security
3 6 (31.58%) Mobile Development
3 6 (31.58%) Problem Management
3 6 (31.58%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) Analytics
4 3 (15.79%) Content Management
4 3 (15.79%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (15.79%) Quality Management
5 2 (10.53%) Web Marketing
6 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (5.26%) People Management
6 1 (5.26%) Remote Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.26%) Statistics
6 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
6 1 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) Apple Swift
1 6 (31.58%) Java
1 6 (31.58%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Degree
2 6 (31.58%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (5.26%) CISM
4 1 (5.26%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) QA
2 4 (21.05%) COBIT
3 3 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (15.79%) PCI DSS
4 1 (5.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (5.26%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Apple
2 3 (15.79%) Adobe
2 3 (15.79%) Google
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Samsung