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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Publishing
Rank 109 103 104
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs citing Publishing 9 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.41% 0.054%
As % of the General category 1.17% 1.26% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £323
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +12.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £31.50 - £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £15.97 £17.69
% change year-on-year
+36.19% -9.72%
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 West Midlands region.

General Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
766 714 557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.71% 32.71% 30.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 331 227
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 52 86
Average hourly rate £29.41 £16.75 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.58% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.89 £37.80 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -20.00%

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Publishing across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Publishing across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Publishing Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Publishing within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Shropshire - 3 £400 - 1
Birmingham - 2 £275 - 4
Warwickshire -1 1 - -
Worcestershire - 1 £650 -
Wolverhampton - - - - 1
Publishing
England

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 9 (40.91%) CSS
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) Workflow
2 8 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 8 (36.36%) HTML
2 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
4 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
4 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
4 5 (22.73%) Legal
5 4 (18.18%) Migration
5 4 (18.18%) Supplier Management
5 4 (18.18%) InfoPath
5 4 (18.18%) SQL
5 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 4 (18.18%) XML
5 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
5 4 (18.18%) Mathematics
5 4 (18.18%) Physics
5 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
5 4 (18.18%) Degree
5 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (18.18%) DV Cleared
6 3 (13.64%) Microservices
6 3 (13.64%) Kibana
6 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
6 3 (13.64%) REST
6 3 (13.64%) Flot

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 4 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (13.64%) Apache
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 4 (18.18%) InfoPath
3 3 (13.64%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP ERP
1 2 (9.09%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) HTTP
2 1 (4.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 3 (13.64%) MySQL
3 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
4 2 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (9.09%) SAP BW
4 2 (9.09%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.55%) NUnit
2 1 (4.55%) Subversion
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (22.73%) Legal
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Automotive
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) SharePoint Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Website Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Report Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Commercial Manager
4 2 (9.09%) SAP Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Web Author
5 1 (4.55%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Designer
5 1 (4.55%) SAP BPC Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) iOS Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Report Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Procurement Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Web Designer
5 1 (4.55%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Project Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) CSS
2 8 (36.36%) HTML
3 4 (18.18%) XML
4 3 (13.64%) REST
4 3 (13.64%) D3.js
4 3 (13.64%) Flot
5 1 (4.55%) Cocoa Touch
5 1 (4.55%) Cocoa
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.55%) jQuery
5 1 (4.55%) HTML5
5 1 (4.55%) Entity Framework
5 1 (4.55%) .NET
5 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Mathematics
1 4 (18.18%) Physics
1 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Visualisation
2 3 (13.64%) Open Source
3 1 (4.55%) Social Media
3 1 (4.55%) iPad
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.55%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
1 3 (13.64%) SUSE
2 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
2 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
2 1 (4.55%) UNIX
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Workflow
2 4 (18.18%) Migration
2 4 (18.18%) Supplier Management
3 3 (13.64%) Statistical Analysis
3 3 (13.64%) ERP
3 3 (13.64%) Project Planning
3 3 (13.64%) Web Development
3 3 (13.64%) Web Design
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
3 3 (13.64%) Performance Management
3 3 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
3 3 (13.64%) Microservices
4 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (4.55%) Fund Management
5 1 (4.55%) Wealth Management
5 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 4 (18.18%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.55%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) DV Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Kibana
2 1 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
3 2 (9.09%) Business Objects
3 2 (9.09%) SAP
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