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 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Advertising
Rank 47 51 57
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Contract jobs citing Advertising 10 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.35% 1.47% 0.76%
As % of the General category 3.76% 4.64% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 5
Average daily rate
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£400 £381 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% +1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £338 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £500 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £18.85
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +19.39%
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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
266 237 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.90% 31.60% 30.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 148 127
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 5
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £23.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +29.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £21.01 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £175.00 £53.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -

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 31 August 2015.

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 2015, 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 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) CRM
3 6 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (31.25%) Project Management
5 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
6 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 2 (12.50%) C#
6 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 2 (12.50%) SQL
6 2 (12.50%) .NET
6 2 (12.50%) Flash
6 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
6 2 (12.50%) Migration
6 2 (12.50%) Retail
6 2 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (12.50%) Marketing
6 2 (12.50%) Finance
6 2 (12.50%) Google
6 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
7 1 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (6.25%) Law
7 1 (6.25%) Validation
7 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
7 1 (6.25%) X++
7 1 (6.25%) Line 500
7 1 (6.25%) Sage 1000
7 1 (6.25%) jQuery
7 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
3 1 (6.25%) WordPress
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (6.25%) Lync
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (6.25%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (6.25%) Line 500
3 1 (6.25%) Sage 1000
3 1 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
1 2 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Law
2 1 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) CRM Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) CRM Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV Developer
5 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) C# Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) CRM Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) CRM Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Office 365 Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Trainer
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Flash
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) jQuery
2 1 (6.25%) HTML5
2 1 (6.25%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) CRM
2 5 (31.25%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Logistics
4 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.25%) Transition Management
4 1 (6.25%) ERP
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) Service Management
4 1 (6.25%) MVC
4 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C#
1 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) X++
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) PHP
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Lotus
3 1 (6.25%) Sage
3 1 (6.25%) Endeca
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