The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Advertising in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Advertising over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Advertising
Rank - 39 42
Contract jobs citing Advertising 0 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - 2.19% 0.51%
As % of the General category - 11.90% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 2
Average daily rate
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- £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £22.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +36.36%
Advertising
Cambridgeshire

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

General Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
95 84 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.85% 18.38% 27.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 50 31
Average daily rate £384 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £383 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 16
Average hourly rate £32.50 £40.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +9.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

Advertising
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Advertising Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Advertising
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Advertising Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Advertising
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Advertising Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Advertising
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) RAD
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Publishing
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Procurement Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) RAD
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
1 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft