The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Publishing
England / West Midlands
Rank 119 106 105
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Contract jobs citing Publishing 2 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.083% 0.73% 0.40%
As % of the General category 0.28% 2.68% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 4
Median daily rate - £313 £453
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -30.93%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £20.29
% change year-on-year
-25.58% +5.96%

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

General Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
710 710 716
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.50% 27.41% 32.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 422 381
Median daily rate £401 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £258 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 26 50
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% -21.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.36 £15.10 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.80 £42.00 £35.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £33.30 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-24.92% +48.00%

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Publishing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Publishing Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Publishing
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Publishing Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Publishing
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Publishing Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Publishing
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Publishing within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staffordshire - 2 - - 1
Publishing
England

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Publishing.

1 19 (67.86%) User Experience
2 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (32.14%) Legal
3 9 (32.14%) Web Application Development
4 8 (28.57%) Service Design
4 8 (28.57%) Content Management
4 8 (28.57%) Web Usability
4 8 (28.57%) Management Information System
5 7 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 6 (21.43%) Scrum
6 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 5 (17.86%) MS Office
7 5 (17.86%) SEO
7 5 (17.86%) Social Media
7 5 (17.86%) Information Management
7 5 (17.86%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (17.86%) Information Exploitation
8 4 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
9 3 (10.71%) Web Services
9 3 (10.71%) Content Writing
10 2 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
10 2 (7.14%) Analytics
10 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
10 2 (7.14%) Web Analytics
10 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
10 2 (7.14%) UX Design
10 2 (7.14%) Retail
11 1 (3.57%) Games

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 7 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (17.86%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.57%) SAS
4 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) DHCP
1 1 (3.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Android Studio
1 1 (3.57%) CocoaPods
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.57%) Gradle
1 1 (3.57%) Xcode
General
1 9 (32.14%) Legal
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Games
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Content Designer
1 17 (60.71%) Designer
2 5 (17.86%) Administrator
2 5 (17.86%) SharePoint Administrator
3 2 (7.14%) Agile Product Owner
3 2 (7.14%) Digital Content Designer
3 2 (7.14%) Digital Designer
3 2 (7.14%) Product Owner
4 1 (3.57%) Android Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Development Project Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Report Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Reporting Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Web Development Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Web Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) CSS
2 1 (3.57%) CSS3
2 1 (3.57%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) HTML5
2 1 (3.57%) Material Design
2 1 (3.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (67.86%) User Experience
2 8 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 5 (17.86%) Social Media
4 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (32.14%) Web Application Development
3 8 (28.57%) Content Management
3 8 (28.57%) Service Design
3 8 (28.57%) Web Usability
4 6 (21.43%) Scrum
5 5 (17.86%) Information Exploitation
5 5 (17.86%) Information Management
5 5 (17.86%) SEO
6 3 (10.71%) Content Writing
7 2 (7.14%) Analytics
7 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
7 2 (7.14%) UX Design
7 2 (7.14%) Web Analytics
8 1 (3.57%) Application Packaging
8 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.57%) Identity Management
8 1 (3.57%) Project Management
8 1 (3.57%) Web Design
8 1 (3.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) Apple Swift
1 1 (3.57%) C
1 1 (3.57%) Java
1 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.57%) Objective-C
1 1 (3.57%) PHP
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Adobe
2 1 (3.57%) Citrix
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