The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Advertising in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Advertising over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Advertising
Rank 268 218 266
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +48
Contract jobs citing Advertising 390 483 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.81% 1.00% 0.70%
As % of the General category 2.08% 2.58% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 382 212
Average daily rate
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£400 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £241 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £548 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 5
Average hourly rate £26.18 £21.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.65% +40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £21.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-40.47% +33.16%
Advertising
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

General Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
18744 18727 18490
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.69% 38.89% 43.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 12111 12033 11476
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 462 525 618
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.69 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -3.84%

Advertising
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Advertising Jobs Demand Trend in England

Advertising
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Advertising Daily Rate Trend in England

Advertising
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Advertising across the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Advertising Daily Rate Histogram in England

Advertising
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Advertising Hourly Rate Trend in England

Advertising
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Advertising across the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Advertising Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Advertising
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Advertising within the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +8 290 £413 +3.12% 268
South East -41 29 £363 +3.57% 178
West Midlands -14 15 £350 -9.67% 65
Yorkshire -29 14 £338 -14.01% 52
East of England -5 12 £366 +22.08% 53
East Midlands -6 12 £363 -9.37% 25
South West +12 8 £325 -1.51% 56
North West -34 8 £325 -18.75% 100
North East -11 1 £300 -29.41% 28
Advertising
UK

Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 221 (26.50%) Finance
2 215 (25.78%) Marketing
3 193 (23.14%) Microsoft
4 131 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
5 125 (14.99%) HTML
6 124 (14.87%) SQL
7 109 (13.07%) JavaScript
8 99 (11.87%) Stakeholder Management
9 93 (11.15%) CSS
10 82 (9.83%) Project Management
11 81 (9.71%) .NET
12 75 (8.99%) CRM
13 69 (8.27%) Business Analysis
14 66 (7.91%) C#
15 63 (7.55%) MS Excel
15 63 (7.55%) SharePoint
16 61 (7.31%) Migration
17 60 (7.19%) SQL Server
18 59 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
19 58 (6.95%) Oracle
19 58 (6.95%) HTML5
20 52 (6.24%) Dynamics CRM
21 51 (6.12%) Windows
22 47 (5.64%) E-Commerce
22 47 (5.64%) Business Intelligence
23 46 (5.52%) MS Office
24 45 (5.40%) PHP
25 43 (5.16%) Java
25 43 (5.16%) Scrum
26 41 (4.92%) jQuery

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 63 (7.55%) SharePoint
2 23 (2.76%) MS Exchange
3 21 (2.52%) SharePoint 2013
4 19 (2.28%) CMS
5 14 (1.68%) WordPress
5 14 (1.68%) SAS
6 12 (1.44%) Node.js
6 12 (1.44%) SharePoint 2010
6 12 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
7 11 (1.32%) Drupal
8 10 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (0.84%) Apache
9 7 (0.84%) Lync
10 6 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 5 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (0.48%) Oracle Service Bus
12 4 (0.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 4 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 63 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 46 (5.52%) MS Office
3 30 (3.60%) Photoshop
4 27 (3.24%) MS PowerPoint
5 26 (3.12%) Adobe Illustrator
6 13 (1.56%) MS Visio
7 10 (1.20%) MS Project
7 10 (1.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 9 (1.08%) InDesign
8 9 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
9 6 (0.72%) SPSS
10 5 (0.60%) Acrobat
11 4 (0.48%) PowerPivot
11 4 (0.48%) Adobe After Effects
12 3 (0.36%) Fireworks
13 2 (0.24%) 3ds Max
14 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
14 1 (0.12%) QuarkXPress
14 1 (0.12%) Maya
14 1 (0.12%) EViews
Business Applications
1 52 (6.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 32 (3.84%) Agresso
3 24 (2.88%) Dynamics AX
4 12 (1.44%) Dynamics NAV
4 12 (1.44%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (1.08%) Oracle EBS R12
6 8 (0.96%) Magento
7 4 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.36%) Sage CRM
9 2 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (0.24%) Oracle HRMS
9 2 (0.24%) SAP CO
9 2 (0.24%) SAP FI
10 1 (0.12%) Sage ERP X3
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (0.12%) SAP WM
10 1 (0.12%) Summit
10 1 (0.12%) SAP PM
10 1 (0.12%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.08%) Office 365
2 7 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.36%) Yammer
4 3 (0.36%) SaaS
5 2 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.24%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.24%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.24%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.12%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.12%) MailChimp
6 1 (0.12%) GitHub
6 1 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.12%) Heroku
6 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.12%) Force.com
6 1 (0.12%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.92%) Internet
2 14 (1.68%) Firewall
3 10 (1.20%) WAN
3 10 (1.20%) HTTP
4 9 (1.08%) DNS
4 9 (1.08%) SAN
5 8 (0.96%) LAN
6 7 (0.84%) TCP/IP
6 7 (0.84%) Intranet
7 6 (0.72%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (0.48%) VLAN
8 4 (0.48%) SCCP
8 4 (0.48%) VPN
8 4 (0.48%) PSTN
8 4 (0.48%) DHCP
9 3 (0.36%) WebEx
9 3 (0.36%) Unified Communications
9 3 (0.36%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (0.36%) Network Security
9 3 (0.36%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (7.19%) SQL Server
2 39 (4.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 34 (4.08%) MySQL
4 29 (3.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 26 (3.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 25 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (2.04%) Big Data
8 15 (1.80%) Oracle Database
9 13 (1.56%) MongoDB
10 11 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (1.32%) Relational Database
11 10 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (1.08%) OLAP
13 8 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (0.72%) OLAP Cube
15 4 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
15 4 (0.48%) QlikView
15 4 (0.48%) Redis
15 4 (0.48%) Microsoft Power View
16 3 (0.36%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (1.56%) Git (software)
2 12 (1.44%) Subversion
3 11 (1.32%) Visual Studio
4 6 (0.72%) JIRA
4 6 (0.72%) Maven
5 5 (0.60%) Dreamweaver
6 4 (0.48%) Hudson
6 4 (0.48%) Grunt
6 4 (0.48%) JUnit
6 4 (0.48%) Eclipse
7 3 (0.36%) Ant
7 3 (0.36%) Jasmine
7 3 (0.36%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.36%) SoapUI
7 3 (0.36%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.24%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.24%) Fiddler
8 2 (0.24%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 2 (0.24%) MSTest
8 2 (0.24%) Moq
General
1 221 (26.50%) Finance
2 215 (25.78%) Marketing
3 38 (4.56%) Banking
4 34 (4.08%) Publishing
5 31 (3.72%) Retail
6 26 (3.12%) Telecoms
7 18 (2.16%) Investment Banking
8 17 (2.04%) Games
9 15 (1.80%) Legal
10 9 (1.08%) Manufacturing
10 9 (1.08%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.96%) Front Office
12 7 (0.84%) Electronics
13 5 (0.60%) Interactive Media
14 4 (0.48%) Automotive
14 4 (0.48%) Multimedia
15 3 (0.36%) Billing
15 3 (0.36%) Law
15 3 (0.36%) French Language
16 2 (0.24%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 212 (25.42%) Developer
2 178 (21.34%) Analyst
3 105 (12.59%) Business Analyst
4 74 (8.87%) Consultant
5 72 (8.63%) Project Manager
6 39 (4.68%) Designer
7 27 (3.24%) Microsoft Developer
8 22 (2.64%) Front-End Developer
9 21 (2.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 17 (2.04%) Web Developer
11 16 (1.92%) Architect
12 15 (1.80%) Support Analyst
12 15 (1.80%) Java Developer
12 15 (1.80%) CRM Developer
13 14 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM Developer
13 14 (1.68%) SharePoint Developer
13 14 (1.68%) Account Manager
14 13 (1.56%) Systems Analyst
14 13 (1.56%) Marketing Manager
14 13 (1.56%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (14.99%) HTML
2 93 (11.15%) CSS
3 81 (9.71%) .NET
4 58 (6.95%) HTML5
5 41 (4.92%) jQuery
6 38 (4.56%) CSS3
7 34 (4.08%) Flash
8 33 (3.96%) ASP.NET
9 21 (2.52%) XML
10 19 (2.28%) Web Services
11 18 (2.16%) SOAP
12 17 (2.04%) AngularJS
12 17 (2.04%) WebGL
13 16 (1.92%) Spring
14 15 (1.80%) MDX
15 11 (1.32%) J2EE
15 11 (1.32%) WCF
15 11 (1.32%) REST
16 9 (1.08%) Sass
16 9 (1.08%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 59 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (4.56%) Social Media
3 29 (3.48%) User Experience
4 22 (2.64%) Mobile App
5 17 (2.04%) Digital Media
6 11 (1.32%) Management Information System
6 11 (1.32%) FMCG
7 10 (1.20%) Video on Demand
8 8 (0.96%) Animation
8 8 (0.96%) Visualisation
9 7 (0.84%) W3C
9 7 (0.84%) Derivative
10 6 (0.72%) Data Extraction
10 6 (0.72%) E-Learning
10 6 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (0.60%) Algorithms
11 5 (0.60%) Data Centre
11 5 (0.60%) Social Network
11 5 (0.60%) Computer Science
11 5 (0.60%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 51 (6.12%) Windows
2 27 (3.24%) Linux
3 16 (1.92%) UNIX
4 12 (1.44%) Android
5 11 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (1.08%) Windows 7
7 7 (0.84%) Windows XP
7 7 (0.84%) Windows 8
7 7 (0.84%) Apple iOS
8 5 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.60%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (0.48%) Windows Phone
9 4 (0.48%) Solaris
10 3 (0.36%) Windows Phone 7
10 3 (0.36%) CentOS
11 2 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.24%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (11.87%) Stakeholder Management
3 82 (9.83%) Project Management
4 75 (8.99%) CRM
5 69 (8.27%) Business Analysis
6 61 (7.31%) Migration
7 47 (5.64%) E-Commerce
7 47 (5.64%) Business Intelligence
8 43 (5.16%) Scrum
9 36 (4.32%) PRINCE2
10 34 (4.08%) Analytics
10 34 (4.08%) Digital Marketing
11 32 (3.84%) MVC
12 27 (3.24%) ERP
13 23 (2.76%) Waterfall
13 23 (2.76%) ETL
13 23 (2.76%) Workflow
14 21 (2.52%) Data Migration
14 21 (2.52%) OO
14 21 (2.52%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 124 (14.87%) SQL
2 109 (13.07%) JavaScript
3 66 (7.91%) C#
4 45 (5.40%) PHP
5 43 (5.16%) Java
6 22 (2.64%) Python
7 20 (2.40%) T-SQL
8 11 (1.32%) C++
9 8 (0.96%) R
10 7 (0.84%) C
10 7 (0.84%) Scala
10 7 (0.84%) Bash Shell
10 7 (0.84%) Ruby
11 6 (0.72%) PowerShell
11 6 (0.72%) PL/SQL
12 5 (0.60%) X++
13 4 (0.48%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 4 (0.48%) Perl
13 4 (0.48%) VB.NET
13 4 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 40 (4.80%) Degree
2 15 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (0.72%) PMI Certification
3 6 (0.72%) CCNA
3 6 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (0.60%) MCSE
4 5 (0.60%) ISEB
4 5 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (0.48%) CISM
5 4 (0.48%) CCSE
5 4 (0.48%) CCNP
6 3 (0.36%) MCP
6 3 (0.36%) ACCA
6 3 (0.36%) CISSP
6 3 (0.36%) PMP
6 3 (0.36%) JNCIA
6 3 (0.36%) JNCIS
6 3 (0.36%) VCAP
6 3 (0.36%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (2.76%) QA
2 8 (0.96%) Solvency II
3 6 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (0.72%) SLA
4 5 (0.60%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.48%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.36%) EMIR
7 2 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.12%) FATCA
8 1 (0.12%) MiFID
System Software
1 24 (2.88%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.84%) Varnish
4 5 (0.60%) NFS
4 5 (0.60%) XenApp
5 4 (0.48%) RACF
6 3 (0.36%) GlusterFS
7 2 (0.24%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (0.24%) vSphere
8 1 (0.12%) Docker
8 1 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.12%) vCloud
8 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.12%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (0.84%) Ansible
2 5 (0.60%) SCCM
3 4 (0.48%) SCOM
3 4 (0.48%) Puppet
3 4 (0.48%) HP SiteScope
4 3 (0.36%) Icinga
4 3 (0.36%) Nagios
4 3 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.24%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.12%) Nessus
6 1 (0.12%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.12%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.12%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.12%) CA LISA
6 1 (0.12%) Windows Intune
6 1 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.12%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.12%) WSUS
Vendors
1 193 (23.14%) Microsoft
2 58 (6.95%) Oracle
3 31 (3.72%) Adobe
4 24 (2.88%) Citrix
5 22 (2.64%) VMware
6 17 (2.04%) Facebook
6 17 (2.04%) Twitter
6 17 (2.04%) Google
7 12 (1.44%) HP
7 12 (1.44%) Cisco
8 11 (1.32%) Red Hat
9 10 (1.20%) SAP
10 9 (1.08%) Tableau
10 9 (1.08%) DoubleClick
11 8 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (0.84%) IBM
12 7 (0.84%) CheckPoint
13 6 (0.72%) Zend
13 6 (0.72%) hybris
13 6 (0.72%) Percona
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