The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Advertising in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Advertising over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Aberdeen region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Advertising
Rank 16 25 25
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Contract jobs citing Advertising 5 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 4.50% 2.13% 0.56%
As % of the General category 29.41% 8.89% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £15.77 £15.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -0.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -15.38%
General Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
17 45 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 15.32% 23.94% 24.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 22 18
Average daily rate £400 £360 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -17.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £21.25 £15.77 £34.23
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.74% -53.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £15.77 £19.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.25 £15.86 £48.89
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -18.18%
Advertising
Scotland

Advertising
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

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

Advertising Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Advertising
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

Advertising Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Advertising
Daily Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Advertising across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Advertising Daily Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

Advertising
Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

Advertising Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Advertising 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 Advertising.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 3 (50.00%) ERP
3 3 (50.00%) MS Office
3 3 (50.00%) PMP
3 3 (50.00%) PMI Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) MS Project
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Resource Management
4 2 (33.33%) Business Transformation
5 1 (16.67%) Black-Box Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Test Management
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (16.67%) Infor
5 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
5 1 (16.67%) Office 365
5 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
5 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) ISEB
5 1 (16.67%) PMI
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (16.67%) SAP

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Advertising 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 Advertising. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) TestDirector
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Coordinator
1 2 (33.33%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) ERP
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 2 (33.33%) Business Transformation
4 1 (16.67%) Black-Box Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Management
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) PMP
1 3 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) JD Edwards
2 1 (16.67%) Infor
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
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