The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Advertising in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Advertising over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Advertising
Rank - 45 32
Contract jobs citing Advertising 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.26% 0.37%
As % of the General category - 0.77% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £190
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -45.28%
Advertising
East of England

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

General Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
86 130 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 25.90% 33.68% 36.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 110 68
Average daily rate £475 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £365 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £598
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 4
Average hourly rate £45.22 £13.80 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+227.68% -61.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.40 £13.80 £20.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £13.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

Advertising
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Advertising Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Advertising
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Advertising Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Advertising
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Email Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Magento
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
1 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (50.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics NAV Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Email Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft