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 26 June 2016 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Publishing
Rank 68 63 50
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -13
Contract jobs citing Publishing 5 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.61% 0.67% 1.95%
As % of the General category 1.76% 1.88% 5.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 11
Median daily rate £450 £338 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £393 £314
% change year-on-year
+3.82% +25.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £33.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-53.03% +76.00%
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
284 266 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.85% 35.80% 33.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 184 138
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £224 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 5
Median hourly rate £37.00 £15.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.70% -52.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £13.70 £31.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £34.00 £35.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Publishing across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Publishing Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 June 2016, 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 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (37.50%) Demand Management
2 3 (37.50%) SAP PM
2 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 3 (37.50%) LSMW
2 3 (37.50%) Billing
2 3 (37.50%) Logistics
2 3 (37.50%) Project Planning
2 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
2 3 (37.50%) SCCM
2 3 (37.50%) Data Migration
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 3 (37.50%) LIMS
2 3 (37.50%) ABAP
2 3 (37.50%) SAP
2 3 (37.50%) EDI
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) InstallShield
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (25.00%) XenApp
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) Apple Swift
4 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland

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 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) SSL
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) LSMW
2 2 (25.00%) InstallShield
General
1 3 (37.50%) Billing
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) SAP PM Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) iOS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) EDI
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) LIMS
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) CMDB
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (37.50%) Data Migration
2 3 (37.50%) Demand Management
2 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Logistics
2 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 3 (37.50%) Project Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
3 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) Presales
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) ABAP
2 1 (12.50%) Apple Swift
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (12.50%) LPIC
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (12.50%) Firmware
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
2 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Citrix
1 3 (37.50%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Apple
3 1 (12.50%) Google
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) VMware