The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Advertising in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Advertising over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Advertising
Rank 60 51 52
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Contract jobs citing Advertising 11 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.42% 1.36% 1.47%
As % of the General category 4.12% 3.80% 4.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 8
Median daily rate £381 £400 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% +4.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £270 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £405 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -24.44%
Advertising
West Midlands

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

General Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
267 263 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.41% 35.64% 31.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 178 148
Median daily rate £388 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 3
Median hourly rate £11.50 £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.14% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £8.75 £21.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £42.50 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.83 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-22.57% +14.80%

Advertising
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Advertising as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Advertising Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Advertising
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Advertising Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Advertising
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Advertising across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Advertising Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Advertising
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Advertising Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Advertising 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 Advertising.

1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (25.00%) CRM
4 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) .NET
5 2 (16.67%) C#
6 1 (8.33%) Firewall
6 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (8.33%) Workflow
6 1 (8.33%) Games
6 1 (8.33%) Replication
6 1 (8.33%) Clustering
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) Data Management
6 1 (8.33%) Information Management
6 1 (8.33%) Document Management
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Web Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) InfoPath
6 1 (8.33%) C++
6 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET

Advertising
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Pig
3 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) InfoPath
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) IaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) Intranet
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) Impala
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (8.33%) Games
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Administrator
1 2 (16.67%) Analyst
1 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
1 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Auditor
2 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) CRM Business Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) CRM Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Project Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Administrator
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (8.33%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Clustering
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) Replication
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
1 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Big Data Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Data Management
3 1 (8.33%) Document Management
3 1 (8.33%) ETL
3 1 (8.33%) Information Management
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (8.33%) Web Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (8.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) R
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco