Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Publishing over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Publishing
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 98 71
Rank change year-on-year +11 -27 +4
Contract jobs citing Publishing 12 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.76% 0.53% 1.03%
As % of the General category 2.38% 1.64% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 16
Birmingham median daily rate £375 £450 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +10.77% +49.08%
10th Percentile £346 £355 £300
90th Percentile £425 £484 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £390 £450 £320
% change year-on-year -13.33% +40.63% +4.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £26.75

Publishing is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 504 488 486
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 31.84% 32.23% 35.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 336 309
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £218 £250 £247
90th Percentile £538 £575 £527
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 21
Birmingham median hourly rate £40.00 £27.69 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.46% -18.56% +20.35%
10th Percentile £14.55 £9.24 £10.50
90th Percentile £53.75 £39.35 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.50 £17.63 £28.50
% change year-on-year +73.05% -38.16% -9.52%

Publishing
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Publishing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Publishing in Birmingham

Publishing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Publishing in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Publishing in Birmingham

Publishing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Publishing in Birmingham over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Publishing in Birmingham

Publishing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Publishing in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Publishing.

1 10 (83.33%) Legal
2 8 (66.67%) SEO
3 7 (58.33%) Analytics
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) Web Analytics
5 5 (41.67%) Internet
6 4 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
7 3 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 3 (25.00%) Social Media
7 3 (25.00%) User Stories
8 1 (8.33%) IFS
8 1 (8.33%) Programme Governance
8 1 (8.33%) Workday
8 1 (8.33%) Finance
8 1 (8.33%) Validation
8 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
8 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
8 1 (8.33%) Line Management
8 1 (8.33%) User Experience
8 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
8 1 (8.33%) Change Management
8 1 (8.33%) Back Office
8 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (8.33%) Oracle
8 1 (8.33%) SAP
8 1 (8.33%) ERP
8 1 (8.33%) CODA
8 1 (8.33%) JD Edwards
8 1 (8.33%) Unit4 Business World

Publishing
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) NetSuite
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (8.33%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) Intranet
General
1 10 (83.33%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Designer
2 9 (75.00%) Content Designer
3 6 (50.00%) Digital Content Designer
3 6 (50.00%) Digital Designer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Designer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Digital Content Designer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Digital Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Content Editor
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Editor
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Executive
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing Executive
5 1 (8.33%) Digital UX Designer
5 1 (8.33%) ERP Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Marketing Executive
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Content Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Content Editor
5 1 (8.33%) SEO Executive
5 1 (8.33%) UX Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Web Content Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Social Media
2 1 (8.33%) Blog
2 1 (8.33%) FMCG
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) SEO
2 7 (58.33%) Analytics
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) Web Analytics
4 4 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
5 3 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 3 (25.00%) User Stories
6 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
6 1 (8.33%) Change Management
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) ERP
6 1 (8.33%) Line Management
6 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management
6 1 (8.33%) Programme Governance
6 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
6 1 (8.33%) Validation
6 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) CODA
1 1 (8.33%) IFS
1 1 (8.33%) JD Edwards
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) SAP
1 1 (8.33%) Workday