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 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 91 96 130
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +34
Contract jobs citing Advertising 129 111 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.17% 1.89% 1.46%
As % of the General category 4.13% 3.71% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 82 75
Average daily rate
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£410 £419 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.08% -1.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £278 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.05 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £22.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +36.36%
Advertising
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
3122 2993 4144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 52.62% 50.88% 58.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2441 2247 3125
Average daily rate £500 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £383 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 28 77
Average hourly rate £20.36 £20.50 £20.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.69% -2.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.69 £11.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.05 £36.50 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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 28 July 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 112 (45.16%) Finance
2 68 (27.42%) Microsoft
3 54 (21.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 43 (17.34%) SQL
4 43 (17.34%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (13.31%) Project Management
6 30 (12.10%) Business Intelligence
6 30 (12.10%) Marketing
7 29 (11.69%) Banking
8 28 (11.29%) SQL Server
9 27 (10.89%) MS Excel
10 25 (10.08%) HTML
11 24 (9.68%) CRM
12 22 (8.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 20 (8.06%) JavaScript
13 20 (8.06%) Business Analysis
13 20 (8.06%) Dynamics CRM
13 20 (8.06%) Asset Management
14 19 (7.66%) .NET
14 19 (7.66%) Oracle
15 18 (7.26%) Data Warehouse
15 18 (7.26%) Scrum
16 17 (6.85%) C#
17 16 (6.45%) SharePoint
17 16 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 15 (6.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 15 (6.05%) Windows
18 15 (6.05%) User Experience
19 14 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
19 14 (5.65%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 16 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.23%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.02%) Node.js
3 5 (2.02%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (1.21%) WordPress
4 3 (1.21%) CMS
4 3 (1.21%) Lync
5 2 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.81%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.81%) SAS
6 1 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.40%) GroupWise
6 1 (0.40%) FileNet
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.40%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.40%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.40%) IIS
6 1 (0.40%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 27 (10.89%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.44%) Photoshop
3 10 (4.03%) MS Office
4 7 (2.82%) MS Visio
5 6 (2.42%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (2.42%) PowerPivot
6 4 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (1.21%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (1.21%) Adobe After Effects
7 3 (1.21%) MS Project
8 2 (0.81%) SPSS
8 2 (0.81%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.40%) 3ds Max
9 1 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 20 (8.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (4.03%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (3.63%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (3.23%) SAP BPC
5 7 (2.82%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (2.82%) SAP FI
5 7 (2.82%) SAP FI/CO
5 7 (2.82%) SAP CO
6 4 (1.61%) Agresso
7 3 (1.21%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (1.21%) Sage CRM
8 2 (0.81%) Sage 200
8 2 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.40%) SAP PM
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle HRMS
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.40%) Line 50
9 1 (0.40%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.61%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.21%) Adobe Analytics
3 3 (1.21%) Office 365
4 2 (0.81%) Basecamp
4 2 (0.81%) Silverpop
4 2 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.23%) HTTP
1 8 (3.23%) Internet
2 6 (2.42%) Firewall
3 5 (2.02%) PSTN
4 4 (1.61%) WAN
4 4 (1.61%) DMZ
4 4 (1.61%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.61%) BIG-IP
4 4 (1.61%) SCCP
5 3 (1.21%) INAP
5 3 (1.21%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (1.21%) 4G
5 3 (1.21%) HSRP
5 3 (1.21%) Cisco ISE
5 3 (1.21%) Software-Defined Networking
5 3 (1.21%) Spanning Tree
5 3 (1.21%) SAN
5 3 (1.21%) Diameter Protocol
5 3 (1.21%) Wireless
5 3 (1.21%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (11.29%) SQL Server
2 22 (8.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (7.26%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 15 (6.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (4.03%) OLAP
7 8 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (2.82%) Big Data
8 7 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (2.82%) OLAP Cube
9 6 (2.42%) Relational Database
9 6 (2.42%) Microsoft Power View
10 4 (1.61%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.61%) DB2
11 3 (1.21%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.81%) PerformancePoint
12 2 (0.81%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.81%) QlikView
12 2 (0.81%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (1.61%) Visual Studio
1 4 (1.61%) Ant
1 4 (1.61%) Dreamweaver
1 4 (1.61%) Maven
1 4 (1.61%) JIRA
1 4 (1.61%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.21%) Cucumber
2 3 (1.21%) Subversion
3 2 (0.81%) SoapUI
3 2 (0.81%) Jasmine
3 2 (0.81%) Grunt
3 2 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.81%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.40%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.40%) Toad
4 1 (0.40%) JDeveloper
4 1 (0.40%) JUnit
4 1 (0.40%) Yeoman
4 1 (0.40%) gulp
4 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 112 (45.16%) Finance
2 30 (12.10%) Marketing
3 29 (11.69%) Banking
4 10 (4.03%) Investment Banking
5 7 (2.82%) Legal
6 6 (2.42%) Retail
6 6 (2.42%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.61%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.21%) Front Office
8 3 (1.21%) Publishing
9 1 (0.40%) Games
9 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.40%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (17.74%) Analyst
2 41 (16.53%) Developer
3 34 (13.71%) Project Manager
4 29 (11.69%) Consultant
5 21 (8.47%) Business Analyst
6 16 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 10 (4.03%) Microsoft Developer
8 9 (3.63%) Business Developer
8 9 (3.63%) Oracle Consultant
9 8 (3.23%) Designer
10 7 (2.82%) Programme Manager
11 6 (2.42%) Service Manager
11 6 (2.42%) Digital Project Manager
12 5 (2.02%) JavaScript Developer
12 5 (2.02%) Microsoft Consultant
12 5 (2.02%) Business Manager
12 5 (2.02%) Architect
13 4 (1.61%) Junior
13 4 (1.61%) Trainer
13 4 (1.61%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (10.08%) HTML
2 19 (7.66%) .NET
3 10 (4.03%) MDX
3 10 (4.03%) HTML5
4 9 (3.63%) Flash
5 8 (3.23%) SOAP
6 7 (2.82%) CSS
7 6 (2.42%) ASP.NET
8 5 (2.02%) jQuery
8 5 (2.02%) JSP
9 4 (1.61%) Web Services
10 3 (1.21%) XML
10 3 (1.21%) JMS
10 3 (1.21%) Ajax
10 3 (1.21%) React
10 3 (1.21%) Meteor
10 3 (1.21%) 802.1X
10 3 (1.21%) REST
11 2 (0.81%) CSS3
11 2 (0.81%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.05%) User Experience
2 14 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.02%) Animation
4 4 (1.61%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (1.61%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.61%) Equities
4 4 (1.61%) Derivative
4 4 (1.61%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.21%) Public Cloud
5 3 (1.21%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.21%) Fixed Income
5 3 (1.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (0.81%) W3C
6 2 (0.81%) Mainframe
6 2 (0.81%) Statistics
6 2 (0.81%) Data Extraction
6 2 (0.81%) Visualisation
6 2 (0.81%) Copywriting
6 2 (0.81%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.05%) Windows
2 8 (3.23%) UNIX
3 6 (2.42%) Linux
4 4 (1.61%) Android
5 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.81%) AIX
5 2 (0.81%) Windows XP
5 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.81%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.81%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.40%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.40%) Debian
6 1 (0.40%) Solaris
6 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (21.77%) Stakeholder Management
2 43 (17.34%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (13.31%) Project Management
4 30 (12.10%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (9.68%) CRM
6 20 (8.06%) Asset Management
6 20 (8.06%) Business Analysis
7 18 (7.26%) Scrum
8 12 (4.84%) Analytics
9 11 (4.44%) Investment Management
9 11 (4.44%) ETL
9 11 (4.44%) Migration
9 11 (4.44%) ERP
10 10 (4.03%) E-Commerce
10 10 (4.03%) Service Management
11 9 (3.63%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (3.23%) ITIL
12 8 (3.23%) PRINCE2
12 8 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
13 7 (2.82%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (17.34%) SQL
2 20 (8.06%) JavaScript
3 17 (6.85%) C#
4 14 (5.65%) Java
5 9 (3.63%) T-SQL
6 4 (1.61%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 3 (1.21%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.21%) VB.NET
7 3 (1.21%) VBA
7 3 (1.21%) Python
7 3 (1.21%) C
7 3 (1.21%) Perl
8 2 (0.81%) PHP
8 2 (0.81%) COBOL
8 2 (0.81%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.81%) VB
8 2 (0.81%) R
9 1 (0.40%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.40%) Scala
9 1 (0.40%) XAML
Qualifications
1 11 (4.44%) Degree
2 7 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.21%) MCT
3 3 (1.21%) CCSA
4 2 (0.81%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (0.81%) MCSE
4 2 (0.81%) VCAP
5 1 (0.40%) MCP
5 1 (0.40%) MCSA
5 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.40%) CCNA
5 1 (0.40%) CCA
5 1 (0.40%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.40%) CCEA
5 1 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.40%) NCDA
5 1 (0.40%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.24%) QA
2 4 (1.61%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.21%) Solvency II
3 3 (1.21%) MiFID
4 2 (0.81%) SLA
4 2 (0.81%) EMIR
4 2 (0.81%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 7 (2.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.40%) RACF
2 1 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.40%) XenApp
2 1 (0.40%) XenDesktop
2 1 (0.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (0.40%) vCloud
2 1 (0.40%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.81%) SCCM
1 2 (0.81%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (0.81%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (0.81%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.40%) SnapVault
2 1 (0.40%) zSecure
2 1 (0.40%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.40%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.40%) Puppet
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.40%) TeamSite
2 1 (0.40%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 68 (27.42%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.66%) Oracle
3 10 (4.03%) SAP
4 8 (3.23%) Google
5 7 (2.82%) Adobe
6 6 (2.42%) HP
6 6 (2.42%) DoubleClick
7 5 (2.02%) Citrix
8 4 (1.61%) Cisco
8 4 (1.61%) IBM
8 4 (1.61%) Sage
9 3 (1.21%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.21%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.21%) F5
9 3 (1.21%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (0.81%) CommVault
10 2 (0.81%) Remedy
10 2 (0.81%) VMware
11 1 (0.40%) Cadence
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £500 - £540 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £200 - £275 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Rate: £575 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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JM
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Cognitive Group
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 27 days ago