Period
to 19 February 2019

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 19 February 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 88 84 87
Rank change year-on-year -4 +3 +10
Contract jobs citing Publishing 13 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.87% 0.33% 0.98%
As % of the General category 2.83% 0.97% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Reading median daily rate £319 £255 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -15.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £267 £149 £265
90th Percentile £376 £375 £326
Berkshire median daily rate £325 £385 £335
% change year-on-year -15.58% +14.93% -0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Reading median hourly rate - £14.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -52.50% -82.86%
Berkshire median hourly rate - £14.25 £33.00
% change year-on-year - -56.82% -81.14%

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 Reading with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 459 413 608
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 30.62% 34.05% 42.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 235 253
Reading median daily rate £450 £415 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.43% +0.61% +3.13%
10th Percentile £190 £226 £220
90th Percentile £625 £550 £586
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.18% +0.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 13
Reading median hourly rate £48.75 £12.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +290.00% -24.24% -38.89%
10th Percentile £16.25 £11.25 £10.83
90th Percentile £64.35 £42.55 £30.75
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.25 £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% +15.38% -11.36%

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 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 19 February 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 Reading region with a requirement for Publishing.

1 10 (76.92%) OOA/OOD
1 10 (76.92%) OO
1 10 (76.92%) OOD
1 10 (76.92%) Software Engineering
1 10 (76.92%) QA
1 10 (76.92%) Mobile App
1 10 (76.92%) Mobile Development
2 6 (46.15%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 5 (38.46%) Google
3 5 (38.46%) JIRA
3 5 (38.46%) Apple
3 5 (38.46%) Apple Swift
3 5 (38.46%) C++
3 5 (38.46%) Google Play
3 5 (38.46%) Android Development
3 5 (38.46%) iOS Development
3 5 (38.46%) Android
3 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
3 5 (38.46%) Apple iOS
4 1 (7.69%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Drupal
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
4 1 (7.69%) Advertising
4 1 (7.69%) CMS
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) .NET
4 1 (7.69%) XML

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 1 (7.69%) CMS
1 1 (7.69%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Google Play
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe Analytics
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
1 5 (38.46%) JIRA
General
1 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Android Developer
2 5 (38.46%) iOS Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Administration Assistant
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Android
1 5 (38.46%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Mobile Development
1 10 (76.92%) OO
1 10 (76.92%) OOA/OOD
1 10 (76.92%) OOD
1 10 (76.92%) Software Engineering
2 5 (38.46%) Android Development
2 5 (38.46%) iOS Development
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Analytics
3 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) Apple Swift
2 5 (38.46%) C++
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (76.92%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Apple
1 5 (38.46%) Google
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe