The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Publishing
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Publishing 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.33% - -
As % of the General category 3.39% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £688 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £21.58 £16.74
% change year-on-year
+131.69% +28.95%
Publishing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

General Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
59 28 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 39.33% 21.05% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 13 24
Average daily rate £525 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £368 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £735 £635 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Publishing across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Publishing Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Publishing
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Publishing across the Midlands region.

Publishing Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Publishing
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Publishing across the Midlands region.

Publishing Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Publishing
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SAP PI
2 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) RAD
2 1 (50.00%) RUP
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Basis
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Retail Banking

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Architect
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Enterprise Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Basis
1 1 (50.00%) SAP PI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) RAD
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) RUP
2 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) SAP