The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Publishing
Rank 56 48 47
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Contract jobs citing Publishing 8 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.10% 1.94% 1.10%
As % of the General category 3.04% 5.91% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 2
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£325 £270 £309
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.37% -12.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £175 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £275 £342
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £303 £350
% change year-on-year
+30.99% -13.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+65.00% +14.28%
Publishing
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

General Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
263 220 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 36.23% 32.88% 35.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 135 104
Average daily rate £375 £365 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 5
Average hourly rate £15.50 £33.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.73% +3.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £31.80 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £35.90 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.75 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-1.09% -1.98%

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Publishing across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Publishing Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Publishing
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Publishing across the Birmingham region.

Publishing Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Publishing
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Publishing Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Publishing
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Publishing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Publishing.

1 9 (90.00%) Social Media
2 7 (70.00%) Content Management
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) Analytics
4 5 (50.00%) User Experience
5 3 (30.00%) Line Management
5 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (20.00%) MS Office
6 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 1 (10.00%) CRM
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (10.00%) Intranet
7 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
7 1 (10.00%) Workflow
7 1 (10.00%) Legal
7 1 (10.00%) UNIX
7 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
7 1 (10.00%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (10.00%) Fund Management
7 1 (10.00%) Wealth Management
7 1 (10.00%) Time Management
7 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
7 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
7 1 (10.00%) Banking
7 1 (10.00%) Digital Content Management

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Publishing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Publishing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
General
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Designer
2 5 (50.00%) Digital Content Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Digital Content Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Content Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Project Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Social Media
2 5 (50.00%) User Experience
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Content Management
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Analytics
4 3 (30.00%) Line Management
4 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow
5 1 (10.00%) Fund Management
5 1 (10.00%) Wealth Management
5 1 (10.00%) Time Management
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
5 1 (10.00%) Digital Content Management
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Rate: £275 - £375 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago