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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Publishing
Rank 55 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Publishing 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.32% - 0.20%
As % of the General category 0.88% - 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£265 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+28.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
228 215 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 36.25% 35.36% 32.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 131 66
Average daily rate £350 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £172 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 9
Average hourly rate £26.00 £11.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+136.36% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £6.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.60 £14.85 £32.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 4 (57.14%) Photoshop
1 4 (57.14%) Adobe
1 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (57.14%) Social Media
2 3 (42.86%) ITSM
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) QA
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) NUnit
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (14.29%) SLA

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Applications Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Web Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Web Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Report Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
1 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Social Media
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) ITSM
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Adobe
2 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow