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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Publishing
Rank 65 52 57
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Contract jobs citing Publishing 3 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.42% 0.76% 0.30%
As % of the General category 1.49% 2.18% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Median daily rate £413 £475 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% +53.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £36.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-56.16% +82.50%
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
202 229 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 28.25% 34.64% 35.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 135 151
Median daily rate £425 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £491 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 5
Median hourly rate £31.85 £34.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.33% +28.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.98 £11.51 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.80 £42.50 £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £28.69 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +14.76%

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 4 December 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 5 (62.50%) Retail
2 3 (37.50%) LSMW
2 3 (37.50%) Billing
2 3 (37.50%) SAP PM
2 3 (37.50%) Logistics
2 3 (37.50%) Project Planning
2 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Data Migration
2 3 (37.50%) ABAP
2 3 (37.50%) EDI
2 3 (37.50%) SAP
2 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (37.50%) LIMS
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (37.50%) Demand Management
3 2 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
4 1 (12.50%) User Experience
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) Information Exploitation
4 1 (12.50%) Apple Swift
4 1 (12.50%) Wireframes
4 1 (12.50%) Resource Allocation
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared

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 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (12.50%) InfoPath
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Google Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) LSMW
General
1 5 (62.50%) Retail
2 3 (37.50%) Billing
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) SAP Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) SAP PM Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Development Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Development Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (12.50%) iOS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Office 365 Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Web Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) EDI
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) CSS3
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) LIMS
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (37.50%) Data Migration
1 3 (37.50%) Demand Management
1 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Logistics
1 3 (37.50%) Migration
1 3 (37.50%) Project Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
2 1 (12.50%) Information Management
2 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
2 1 (12.50%) Web Design
2 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) ABAP
2 1 (12.50%) Apple Swift
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe
2 1 (12.50%) Apple
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Google
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft