Period
to 25 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in contract job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Publishing over the 6 months to 25 July 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 104 102
Rank change year-on-year +53 -2 -27
Contract jobs citing Publishing 32 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.52% 0.66% 0.36%
As % of the General category 6.08% 1.83% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 4
Reading median daily rate £271 £306 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.43% -31.94% +74.76%
10th Percentile £231 £238 £310
90th Percentile £425 £413 £497
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £373 £450
% change year-on-year +7.38% -17.22% +67.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 1
Reading median hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +31.58% -
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year -40.00% +2.04% +88.46%

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 Reading with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 526 654 631
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 41.45% 35.80% 32.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 300 272
Reading median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £241 £207 £206
90th Percentile £575 £551 £571
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 16 6
Reading median hourly rate £15.00 £19.61 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.51% +40.07% -31.71%
10th Percentile £10.48 £9.81 £10.13
90th Percentile £20.73 £36.25 £36.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year -6.25% -7.25% -1.43%

Publishing
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Publishing in Reading

Publishing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Publishing in Reading

Publishing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Publishing in Reading over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Publishing in Reading

Publishing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Publishing in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Reading region with a requirement for Publishing.

1 16 (50.00%) HTML
2 13 (40.63%) Content Management
3 12 (37.50%) Photoshop
3 12 (37.50%) Adobe
4 11 (34.38%) Marketing
5 10 (31.25%) Oracle
6 9 (28.13%) Degree
7 8 (25.00%) Windows
7 8 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
7 8 (25.00%) W3C
7 8 (25.00%) WebCenter
8 7 (21.88%) SQL
9 6 (18.75%) IIS
9 6 (18.75%) Social Media
9 6 (18.75%) Network Management
9 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (18.75%) BitLocker
10 5 (15.63%) Analytics
10 5 (15.63%) Samsung
10 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
10 5 (15.63%) Project Management
11 4 (12.50%) B2B
11 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
11 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
11 4 (12.50%) Java
11 4 (12.50%) Spanish Language
11 4 (12.50%) QA
11 4 (12.50%) German Language
11 4 (12.50%) Italian Language

Publishing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 6 (18.75%) IIS
2 2 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (37.50%) Photoshop
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (6.25%) Acrobat
3 2 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (6.25%) InDesign
3 2 (6.25%) RoboHelp
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Sprinklr
1 3 (9.38%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.38%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (6.25%) Office 365
3 2 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) VPN
1 2 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.13%) GSM
2 1 (3.13%) HSPA
2 1 (3.13%) LTE
2 1 (3.13%) WCDMA
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (6.25%) JIRA
3 1 (3.13%) Android Studio
3 1 (3.13%) Xcode
General
1 11 (34.38%) Marketing
2 4 (12.50%) German Language
2 4 (12.50%) Italian Language
2 4 (12.50%) Spanish Language
3 3 (9.38%) Japanese Language
3 3 (9.38%) Korean Language
3 3 (9.38%) Russian Language
4 2 (6.25%) Brand Awareness
4 2 (6.25%) Games
5 1 (3.13%) Finance
5 1 (3.13%) French Language
Job Titles
1 5 (15.63%) Developer
1 5 (15.63%) Web Producer
2 4 (12.50%) Graduate
3 3 (9.38%) Consultant
3 3 (9.38%) IT Assistant
3 3 (9.38%) Marketing Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Social Media Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Technical Support
3 3 (9.38%) Technical Support Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Web Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Account Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Author
4 2 (6.25%) Office 365 Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Technical Author
4 2 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Architect
5 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (50.00%) HTML
2 8 (25.00%) WebCenter
3 2 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) W3C
2 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.75%) Social Media
3 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
4 4 (12.50%) Blog
5 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
6 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
6 2 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) Android
3 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Content Management
2 6 (18.75%) Network Management
3 5 (15.63%) Analytics
3 5 (15.63%) Project Management
4 4 (12.50%) B2B
5 3 (9.38%) Benchmarking
5 3 (9.38%) Brand Management
5 3 (9.38%) Business Development
5 3 (9.38%) Channel Management
5 3 (9.38%) Content Development
5 3 (9.38%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (9.38%) Quality Management
5 3 (9.38%) Social Media Marketing
5 3 (9.38%) Web Development
5 3 (9.38%) Web Marketing
6 2 (6.25%) Change Control
6 2 (6.25%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (6.25%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) Apple Swift
3 1 (3.13%) C#
3 1 (3.13%) Objective-C
3 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.13%) XAML
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.13%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) BitLocker
2 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Adobe
2 10 (31.25%) Oracle
3 5 (15.63%) Samsung
4 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (9.38%) Facebook
5 3 (9.38%) Google
5 3 (9.38%) HP
5 3 (9.38%) Twitter
6 2 (6.25%) Atlassian
6 2 (6.25%) Tableau
7 1 (3.13%) Apple
7 1 (3.13%) Xamarin