The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Advertising in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Advertising over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Advertising
Rank 87 120 113
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -7
Contract jobs citing Advertising 116 95 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.14% 1.51% 1.45%
As % of the General category 4.08% 2.83% 2.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 72 63
Average daily rate
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£444 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £228 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £678 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £391 £338
% change year-on-year
-10.54% +15.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.12 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £21.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-47.61% +40.00%
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London

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

General Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2842 3359 3581
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 52.36% 53.37% 56.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2207 2492 2749
Average daily rate £475 £482 £476
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 49 41
Average hourly rate £17.87 £22.00 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.79% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £11.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £47.50 £26.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -5.66%

Advertising
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Advertising Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Advertising
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Advertising Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Advertising
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Advertising across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Advertising Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Advertising
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Advertising Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Advertising
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Advertising across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Advertising Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

1 117 (46.99%) Finance
2 62 (24.90%) Microsoft
3 46 (18.47%) Stakeholder Management
4 45 (18.07%) SQL
5 43 (17.27%) Marketing
6 35 (14.06%) HTML
7 28 (11.24%) Banking
8 27 (10.84%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (10.44%) .NET
10 25 (10.04%) Project Management
10 25 (10.04%) SQL Server
11 23 (9.24%) JavaScript
12 20 (8.03%) Windows
13 19 (7.63%) C#
13 19 (7.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 18 (7.23%) MS Excel
15 17 (6.83%) CRM
15 17 (6.83%) Oracle
15 17 (6.83%) CSS
16 16 (6.43%) Business Analysis
16 16 (6.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 15 (6.02%) Dynamics CRM
17 15 (6.02%) Business Intelligence
17 15 (6.02%) Asset Management
18 14 (5.62%) ASP.NET
18 14 (5.62%) Java
18 14 (5.62%) SharePoint
18 14 (5.62%) Data Warehouse
18 14 (5.62%) Dynamics AX
18 14 (5.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 14 (5.62%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.02%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.81%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.20%) Node.js
5 3 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.80%) Lync
6 2 (0.80%) SAS
6 2 (0.80%) CMS
7 1 (0.40%) FileNet
7 1 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.40%) GroupWise
7 1 (0.40%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.40%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.40%) IIS
7 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.40%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (7.23%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.61%) Photoshop
3 8 (3.21%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (2.41%) MS Office
5 4 (1.61%) PowerPivot
5 4 (1.61%) MS Project
6 3 (1.20%) Adobe After Effects
6 3 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.80%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.40%) InDesign
8 1 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 15 (6.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (5.62%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (3.21%) Agresso
4 7 (2.81%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (2.81%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (1.20%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.80%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.80%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.80%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.40%) SAP PM
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle HRMS
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.40%) ION MarketView
7 1 (0.40%) Magento
7 1 (0.40%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle E-Business Tax
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.80%) Office 365
1 2 (0.80%) Basecamp
2 1 (0.40%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.40%) FinancialForce.com
2 1 (0.40%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.61%) HTTP
2 4 (1.61%) VLAN
2 4 (1.61%) Internet
2 4 (1.61%) Firewall
3 3 (1.20%) IMAP
4 2 (0.80%) Unified Communications
4 2 (0.80%) SCCP
4 2 (0.80%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.40%) 2G
5 1 (0.40%) SAN
5 1 (0.40%) DMZ
5 1 (0.40%) DNS
5 1 (0.40%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.40%) 3G
5 1 (0.40%) TCAP
5 1 (0.40%) ISUP
5 1 (0.40%) INAP
5 1 (0.40%) H.323
5 1 (0.40%) SS7
5 1 (0.40%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (10.04%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (6.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (5.62%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (5.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (2.81%) OLAP
6 4 (1.61%) Microsoft Power View
6 4 (1.61%) OLAP Cube
6 4 (1.61%) Big Data
6 4 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.80%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.80%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.80%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.80%) MySQL
8 2 (0.80%) MS Access
9 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.40%) DataStage
9 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (2.81%) Subversion
2 6 (2.41%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.20%) Grunt
4 2 (0.80%) Moq
4 2 (0.80%) Jasmine
4 2 (0.80%) MSTest
4 2 (0.80%) Fiddler
4 2 (0.80%) JIRA
4 2 (0.80%) NUnit
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.40%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.40%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.40%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.40%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.40%) Yeoman
General
1 117 (46.99%) Finance
2 43 (17.27%) Marketing
3 28 (11.24%) Banking
4 8 (3.21%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.01%) Legal
6 4 (1.61%) Front Office
6 4 (1.61%) Retail
7 3 (1.20%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.80%) Games
8 2 (0.80%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.40%) Billing
9 1 (0.40%) Back Office
9 1 (0.40%) Publishing
9 1 (0.40%) Law
9 1 (0.40%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 63 (25.30%) Developer
2 47 (18.88%) Analyst
3 37 (14.86%) Consultant
4 26 (10.44%) Business Analyst
5 20 (8.03%) Project Manager
6 11 (4.42%) Microsoft Developer
6 11 (4.42%) Solvency II Business Analyst
7 10 (4.02%) Designer
7 10 (4.02%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 8 (3.21%) Java Developer
8 8 (3.21%) Flash Developer
9 7 (2.81%) Systems Analyst
10 6 (2.41%) Flex Developer
10 6 (2.41%) Business Developer
10 6 (2.41%) Oracle Consultant
10 6 (2.41%) Microsoft Consultant
10 6 (2.41%) Data Analyst
11 5 (2.01%) .NET Developer
11 5 (2.01%) Account Manager
11 5 (2.01%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (14.06%) HTML
2 26 (10.44%) .NET
3 17 (6.83%) CSS
4 14 (5.62%) ASP.NET
4 14 (5.62%) HTML5
5 11 (4.42%) Flash
6 8 (3.21%) jQuery
7 7 (2.81%) SOAP
7 7 (2.81%) MDX
7 7 (2.81%) WebGL
8 6 (2.41%) Stage3D
8 6 (2.41%) Away3D
8 6 (2.41%) CSS3
8 6 (2.41%) PureMVC
8 6 (2.41%) .NET Framework
8 6 (2.41%) Apache Flex
8 6 (2.41%) WCF
8 6 (2.41%) Adobe AIR
8 6 (2.41%) OpenGL
9 5 (2.01%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.61%) Management Information System
2 9 (3.61%) Mobile App
2 9 (3.61%) User Experience
3 6 (2.41%) Data Extraction
4 5 (2.01%) Social Media
4 5 (2.01%) Visualisation
5 4 (1.61%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.61%) Animation
6 3 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.20%) Derivative
7 2 (0.80%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.80%) iPhone
7 2 (0.80%) Copywriting
7 2 (0.80%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.80%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.80%) Fixed Income
7 2 (0.80%) Equities
8 1 (0.40%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.40%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 20 (8.03%) Windows
2 6 (2.41%) UNIX
2 6 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (2.01%) Linux
3 5 (2.01%) Android
3 5 (2.01%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.20%) Windows XP
4 3 (1.20%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.80%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.80%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.40%) Debian
6 1 (0.40%) zOS
6 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (18.47%) Stakeholder Management
2 27 (10.84%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (10.04%) Project Management
4 17 (6.83%) CRM
5 16 (6.43%) Business Analysis
6 15 (6.02%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (6.02%) Asset Management
7 13 (5.22%) MVC
8 11 (4.42%) Migration
8 11 (4.42%) ETL
8 11 (4.42%) OOP
8 11 (4.42%) OO
9 10 (4.02%) Analytics
9 10 (4.02%) GAP Analysis
9 10 (4.02%) TDD
10 9 (3.61%) ERP
11 8 (3.21%) BDD
11 8 (3.21%) E-Commerce
11 8 (3.21%) Scrum
11 8 (3.21%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (18.07%) SQL
2 23 (9.24%) JavaScript
3 19 (7.63%) C#
4 14 (5.62%) Java
5 10 (4.02%) PHP
6 8 (3.21%) T-SQL
7 7 (2.81%) C
8 3 (1.20%) Python
9 2 (0.80%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 2 (0.80%) Lua
9 2 (0.80%) Perl
9 2 (0.80%) C++
9 2 (0.80%) VB
9 2 (0.80%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.40%) VBA
10 1 (0.40%) VBScript
10 1 (0.40%) COBOL
10 1 (0.40%) XPath
10 1 (0.40%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (5.22%) Degree
2 4 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.80%) MCSE
3 2 (0.80%) MCT
4 1 (0.40%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.40%) CCA
4 1 (0.40%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (0.40%) CCEA
4 1 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.40%) CCNA
4 1 (0.40%) MCSA
4 1 (0.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.40%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.22%) Solvency II
2 4 (1.61%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.20%) SLA
4 2 (0.80%) QA
5 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.40%) EMIR
5 1 (0.40%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 8 (3.21%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.01%) RACF
3 1 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.40%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.40%) vCloud
3 1 (0.40%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 4 (1.61%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (0.40%) SCCM
2 1 (0.40%) Puppet
2 1 (0.40%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.40%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 62 (24.90%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.83%) Oracle
3 10 (4.02%) Adobe
4 7 (2.81%) HP
4 7 (2.81%) Citrix
5 6 (2.41%) Tableau
5 6 (2.41%) Google
5 6 (2.41%) IBM
6 5 (2.01%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.20%) DoubleClick
8 2 (0.80%) Twitter
8 2 (0.80%) SAP
8 2 (0.80%) Business Objects
8 2 (0.80%) Sybase
8 2 (0.80%) Remedy
8 2 (0.80%) CA
8 2 (0.80%) Informatica
9 1 (0.40%) Teradata
9 1 (0.40%) Maconomy
9 1 (0.40%) ION Trading
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