The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Podcast in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Podcast over the 3 months to 28 March 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.

Podcasts
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 606 638 641
Rank change year-on-year +32 +3  
Contract jobs citing Podcast 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.014% 0.006% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £230 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Podcast is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 14408 16675 16347
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 31.96% 31.12% 30.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 9314 10891 9856
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 535 564 695
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.84 £18.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.46% +21.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £51.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.22 £18.83
% change year-on-year -31.36% +44.56%  

Podcast
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Podcast as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Podcast in the UK

Podcast
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Podcast in the UK

Podcast
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Podcast in the UK

Podcast
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Podcast within the UK over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +32 2 £230 - 1
London +24 1 £230 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
South East - 1 - -

Podcast
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Podcast also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Podcast.

1 7 (70.00%) HTML
1 7 (70.00%) WordPress
2 6 (60.00%) Front End Development
2 6 (60.00%) Angular 2
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) Sass
2 6 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 5 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (50.00%) TypeScript
4 2 (20.00%) Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) CMS
4 2 (20.00%) Information Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Social Media
4 2 (20.00%) Blog
4 2 (20.00%) Infographics
5 1 (10.00%) REST
5 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (10.00%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (10.00%) InDesign
5 1 (10.00%) Banking
5 1 (10.00%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (10.00%) Content Management
5 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (10.00%) Adobe
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (10.00%) SEO
5 1 (10.00%) Finance

Podcast
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 7 (70.00%) WordPress
2 2 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (10.00%) InDesign
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) WordPress Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Angular Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (30.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Content Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Creative Designer
5 1 (10.00%) Designer
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
5 1 (10.00%) PHP WordPress Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Web Content Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) Angular 2
2 6 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (60.00%) Sass
3 5 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
5 1 (10.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Blog
1 2 (20.00%) Social Media
2 1 (10.00%) Animation
2 1 (10.00%) Graphic Design
2 1 (10.00%) Video Editing
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (20.00%) Infographics
2 2 (20.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Coaching
3 1 (10.00%) Content Management
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Line Management
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) SEO
3 1 (10.00%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (10.00%) Web Accessibility
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) TypeScript
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe