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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Advertising
Rank 39 24 50
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +26
Contract jobs citing Advertising 1 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.30% 3.69% 0.24%
As % of the General category 1.67% 10.87% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£138 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-67.64% +13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £26.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-32.07% +76.66%
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
60 92 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.07% 33.95% 24.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 51 38
Average daily rate £344 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £325 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £543 £521
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 11
Average hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £21.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+24.70% -15.00%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 12 (70.59%) Finance
3 11 (64.71%) ITIL
4 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
4 10 (58.82%) Remedy
4 10 (58.82%) Blackberry
4 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
4 10 (58.82%) Citrix
5 7 (41.18%) MS Office
6 4 (23.53%) SQL
7 3 (17.65%) J2EE
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle
7 3 (17.65%) UNIX
7 3 (17.65%) Solaris
7 3 (17.65%) Linux
7 3 (17.65%) UML
7 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
7 3 (17.65%) J2SE
7 3 (17.65%) Sun
7 3 (17.65%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (17.65%) VMware
7 3 (17.65%) Multithreading
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (11.76%) Marketing
8 2 (11.76%) Web Services
8 2 (11.76%) Atlassian
8 2 (11.76%) Information Management
8 2 (11.76%) Java
8 2 (11.76%) Perl
8 2 (11.76%) WebLogic

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.88%) CMS
3 1 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
2 7 (41.18%) MS Office
3 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
3 1 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Publishing
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Analyst
2 10 (58.82%) Service Desk Analyst
2 10 (58.82%) Service Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Design Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Designer
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Designer
4 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) J2EE
1 3 (17.65%) J2SE
2 2 (11.76%) Web Services
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) SOAP
3 1 (5.88%) HTML5
3 1 (5.88%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.88%) Graphic Design
2 1 (5.88%) Data Extraction
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) UNIX
1 3 (17.65%) Solaris
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) UML
2 3 (17.65%) Multithreading
3 2 (11.76%) Information Management
4 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Load Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.88%) Manual Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.88%) ERP
4 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
4 1 (5.88%) SEO
4 1 (5.88%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Web Design
4 1 (5.88%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ISEB
1 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 10 (58.82%) Citrix
2 10 (58.82%) Remedy
3 3 (17.65%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) Sun
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle
4 2 (11.76%) Atlassian
5 1 (5.88%) Sitecore
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 6 days ago