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 15 September 2014 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Publishing
Rank 106 98 98
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Contract jobs citing Publishing 16 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.62% 0.43% 0.69%
As % of the General category 2.09% 1.48% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 16
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£305 £313 £190
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.55% +64.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £283 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £343 £200
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £15.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year
+1.50% +12.72%
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
767 608 739
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.72% 28.75% 31.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 295 331
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £200 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 39 44
Average hourly rate £31.50 £25.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% -20.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £12.00 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £41.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -26.31%

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 15 September 2014.

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 15 September 2014. 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
Birmingham -3 6 £230 -16.36%
Warwickshire - 3 £343 - 2
Shropshire - - - -
Publishing
England

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 13 (41.94%) Social Media
2 8 (25.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 8 (25.81%) Photoshop
2 8 (25.81%) Adobe
2 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
3 7 (22.58%) Requirements Management
3 7 (22.58%) Validation
3 7 (22.58%) Content Management
3 7 (22.58%) Intranet
3 7 (22.58%) GAP Analysis
3 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
3 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
4 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
5 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
6 4 (12.90%) MS Office
6 4 (12.90%) Freedom of Information
7 3 (9.68%) Banking
7 3 (9.68%) SQL
7 3 (9.68%) ITSM
8 2 (6.45%) VBA
8 2 (6.45%) MySQL
8 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
8 2 (6.45%) MS Access
8 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
8 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 1 (3.23%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Photoshop
2 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
3 4 (12.90%) MS Office
4 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
4 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) Intranet
2 1 (3.23%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) MySQL
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.45%) MS Access
1 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (9.68%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (16.13%) Analyst
2 4 (12.90%) Web Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Web Team Leader
3 3 (9.68%) Content Editor
3 3 (9.68%) Team Leader
3 3 (9.68%) Administrator
3 3 (9.68%) Applications Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Business Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Data Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Information Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Configuration Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Web Content Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Content Manager
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Social Media
2 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
3 4 (12.90%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 7 (22.58%) GAP Analysis
2 7 (22.58%) Validation
2 7 (22.58%) Content Management
2 7 (22.58%) Requirements Management
3 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (9.68%) ITSM
5 1 (3.23%) Migration
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL
5 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.23%) Benchmarking
5 1 (3.23%) Project Management
5 1 (3.23%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (3.23%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (3.23%) Data Architecture
5 1 (3.23%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.23%) Supplier Management
5 1 (3.23%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
2 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) XenApp
1 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Adobe
2 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) IBM
3 1 (3.23%) Citrix
3 1 (3.23%) ESRI
3 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow
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