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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Advertising over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Advertising
Rank 51 49 45
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing Advertising 6 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.95% 0.33% 0.40%
As % of the General category 2.63% 0.93% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Average daily rate
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£421 £368 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.62% -18.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £26.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-22.11% +73.33%
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
228 215 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 36.25% 35.36% 32.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 131 66
Average daily rate £350 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £172 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 9
Average hourly rate £26.00 £11.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+136.36% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £6.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.60 £14.85 £32.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

Advertising
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Advertising across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 10 (71.43%) CRM
3 9 (64.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 7 (50.00%) C#
4 7 (50.00%) .NET
5 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 4 (28.57%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (21.43%) Finance
7 3 (21.43%) X++
8 1 (7.14%) Data Architecture
8 1 (7.14%) LTE
8 1 (7.14%) Marketing
8 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (7.14%) Logistics
8 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
8 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
8 1 (7.14%) 4G
8 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation
8 1 (7.14%) SQL
8 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
8 1 (7.14%) EDI
8 1 (7.14%) ERP
8 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
8 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (7.14%) Wireless
8 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
8 1 (7.14%) Workflow
8 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 7 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (28.57%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) 3G
1 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (7.14%) Wireless
1 1 (7.14%) LTE
1 1 (7.14%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 6 (42.86%) CRM Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) EDI
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) CRM
2 1 (7.14%) ERP
2 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
2 1 (7.14%) Project Management
2 1 (7.14%) Workflow
2 1 (7.14%) Logistics
2 1 (7.14%) Data Architecture
2 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C#
2 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) X++
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
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