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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Publishing
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank - 57 52
Contract jobs citing Publishing 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.47% 0.48%
As % of the General category - 1.42% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £290 £248
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £21.58
% change year-on-year
-25.58% -0.37%

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
172 212 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 26.34% 32.97% 37.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 140 130
Median daily rate £388 £375 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £524 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 7
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +207.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £13.80 £6.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £22.85
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +37.85%

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Publishing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Publishing.

1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Information Exploitation
2 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Allocation
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Development Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Development Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Web Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) CSS3
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
1 1 (33.33%) Information Exploitation
1 1 (33.33%) Information Management
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Resource Allocation
1 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
1 1 (33.33%) Web Design
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
1 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft