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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Publishing
Rank 68 53 52
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -1
Contract jobs citing Publishing 5 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.64% 1.20% 1.42%
As % of the General category 2.02% 3.45% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 8
Median daily rate £450 £325 £266
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% +22.06%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £378 £275
% change year-on-year
+12.58% +37.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £27.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-47.74% +38.75%
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
247 261 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.63% 34.66% 32.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 184 142
Median daily rate £375 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £217 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £383
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 3
Median hourly rate £36.50 £15.50 £175.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+135.48% -91.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) Demand Management
2 3 (60.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (60.00%) EDI
2 3 (60.00%) ABAP
2 3 (60.00%) SAP
2 3 (60.00%) LIMS
2 3 (60.00%) SAP PM
2 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 3 (60.00%) LSMW
2 3 (60.00%) Billing
2 3 (60.00%) Logistics
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) CMDB
3 1 (20.00%) Google Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (20.00%) LPIC
3 1 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) IIS

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 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) LSMW
General
1 3 (60.00%) Billing
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) SAP Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) SAP PM Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) EDI
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) LIMS
2 1 (20.00%) CMDB
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Demand Management
2 3 (60.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Logistics
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Presales
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) ABAP
2 1 (20.00%) Apple Swift
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (20.00%) LPIC
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Apple
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) VMware