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 7 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
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Advertising
Rank 252 226 284
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +58
Contract jobs citing Advertising 411 471 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.81% 0.93% 0.65%
As % of the General category 2.11% 2.38% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 359 202
Average daily rate
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£400 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £533 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 4
Average hourly rate £24.23 £21.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £21.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +40.00%
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UK

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
19520 19789 18425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.64% 39.18% 43.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 12348 12611 11380
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 £283 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 485 555 607
Average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.25% -6.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
- -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 7 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 7 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 7 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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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 +13 317 £413 +3.12% 256
West Midlands +1 22 £375 -3.22% 73
South East -40 18 £350 - 147
Yorkshire -22 15 £338 -12.90% 41
South West +11 11 £338 +2.27% 48
East of England 0 10 £400 +18.51% 70
North West -32 9 £363 -10.76% 102
East Midlands -12 8 £338 -12.83% 35
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 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.

1 234 (26.15%) Marketing
2 232 (25.92%) Finance
3 211 (23.58%) Microsoft
4 145 (16.20%) Agile Software Development
5 135 (15.08%) HTML
6 125 (13.97%) JavaScript
7 122 (13.63%) SQL
8 104 (11.62%) Stakeholder Management
9 103 (11.51%) CSS
10 96 (10.73%) .NET
11 94 (10.50%) Project Management
12 83 (9.27%) CRM
13 79 (8.83%) C#
14 74 (8.27%) SharePoint
15 70 (7.82%) Business Analysis
16 67 (7.49%) HTML5
17 62 (6.93%) SQL Server
18 61 (6.82%) Dynamics CRM
19 60 (6.70%) MS Excel
20 59 (6.59%) Migration
20 59 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
21 57 (6.37%) Oracle
22 54 (6.03%) PHP
23 53 (5.92%) E-Commerce
24 52 (5.81%) Java
25 51 (5.70%) Windows
26 50 (5.59%) jQuery
27 48 (5.36%) Scrum
28 43 (4.80%) ASP.NET
28 43 (4.80%) MS Office

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 74 (8.27%) SharePoint
2 27 (3.02%) SharePoint 2013
3 24 (2.68%) MS Exchange
4 21 (2.35%) CMS
5 16 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
6 15 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
7 14 (1.56%) Drupal
8 13 (1.45%) WordPress
9 12 (1.34%) Node.js
10 11 (1.23%) SAS
11 10 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
12 8 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
13 7 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 7 (0.78%) Apache
14 6 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
14 6 (0.67%) Lync
15 5 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
15 5 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
16 4 (0.45%) Oracle Service Bus
16 4 (0.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 60 (6.70%) MS Excel
2 43 (4.80%) MS Office
3 29 (3.24%) Photoshop
4 26 (2.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 25 (2.79%) Adobe Illustrator
6 16 (1.79%) MS Visio
7 12 (1.34%) MS Project
8 9 (1.01%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 9 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
9 8 (0.89%) InDesign
9 8 (0.89%) PowerPivot
10 5 (0.56%) SPSS
11 4 (0.45%) Acrobat
11 4 (0.45%) Adobe After Effects
12 3 (0.34%) Fireworks
13 2 (0.22%) InfoPath
13 2 (0.22%) 3ds Max
14 1 (0.11%) CINEMA 4D
14 1 (0.11%) EViews
14 1 (0.11%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 61 (6.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 41 (4.58%) Agresso
3 36 (4.02%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
4 10 (1.12%) Magento
4 10 (1.12%) Dynamics NAV
5 8 (0.89%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.34%) Sage CRM
8 2 (0.22%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.22%) SAP CO
8 2 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (0.22%) Oracle HRMS
8 2 (0.22%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.11%) Sage ERP X3
9 1 (0.11%) JDE EnterpriseOne
9 1 (0.11%) Line 500
9 1 (0.11%) Sage 1000
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle iProcurement
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (1.01%) Office 365
2 5 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.34%) Yammer
3 3 (0.34%) Heroku
3 3 (0.34%) SaaS
4 2 (0.22%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (0.22%) Basecamp
4 2 (0.22%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.22%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.11%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.11%) FinancialForce.com
5 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.11%) Force.com
5 1 (0.11%) MailChimp
5 1 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.68%) Internet
2 10 (1.12%) Firewall
3 9 (1.01%) DNS
3 9 (1.01%) HTTP
4 8 (0.89%) SAN
5 7 (0.78%) Intranet
6 6 (0.67%) LAN
6 6 (0.67%) WAN
6 6 (0.67%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.56%) DHCP
8 4 (0.45%) IMAP
8 4 (0.45%) VLAN
9 3 (0.34%) WebEx
9 3 (0.34%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (0.34%) Unified Communications
9 3 (0.34%) VPN
9 3 (0.34%) SCCP
10 2 (0.22%) H.323
10 2 (0.22%) SMS
10 2 (0.22%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (6.93%) SQL Server
2 41 (4.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 37 (4.13%) MySQL
4 28 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 26 (2.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 25 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (1.68%) Big Data
8 14 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (1.45%) MongoDB
9 13 (1.45%) Oracle Database
10 12 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (1.23%) OLAP
12 10 (1.12%) Relational Database
13 9 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (0.89%) Microsoft Power View
14 8 (0.89%) OLAP Cube
15 7 (0.78%) Redis
16 5 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
17 4 (0.45%) MS Access
17 4 (0.45%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 15 (1.68%) Git (software)
2 13 (1.45%) Subversion
2 13 (1.45%) Visual Studio
3 6 (0.67%) JIRA
4 5 (0.56%) Maven
4 5 (0.56%) Dreamweaver
4 5 (0.56%) JUnit
5 4 (0.45%) Eclipse
5 4 (0.45%) Hudson
5 4 (0.45%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.45%) Grunt
6 3 (0.34%) TeamCity
6 3 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.34%) Jasmine
7 2 (0.22%) NUnit
7 2 (0.22%) MSTest
7 2 (0.22%) Moq
7 2 (0.22%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 2 (0.22%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.22%) Fiddler
General
1 234 (26.15%) Marketing
2 232 (25.92%) Finance
3 40 (4.47%) Banking
4 37 (4.13%) Retail
5 31 (3.46%) Publishing
6 29 (3.24%) Telecoms
7 16 (1.79%) Games
7 16 (1.79%) Legal
7 16 (1.79%) Investment Banking
8 11 (1.23%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.78%) Electronics
9 7 (0.78%) Front Office
10 5 (0.56%) Interactive Media
10 5 (0.56%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.56%) Law
10 5 (0.56%) Billing
11 4 (0.45%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.34%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.34%) French Language
12 3 (0.34%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 247 (27.60%) Developer
2 187 (20.89%) Analyst
3 111 (12.40%) Business Analyst
4 92 (10.28%) Consultant
5 76 (8.49%) Project Manager
6 36 (4.02%) Designer
7 28 (3.13%) Microsoft Developer
8 23 (2.57%) Java Developer
8 23 (2.57%) Front-End Developer
9 21 (2.35%) Web Developer
10 19 (2.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 19 (2.12%) Technical Analyst
10 19 (2.12%) Architect
10 19 (2.12%) Technical Consultant
11 18 (2.01%) PHP Developer
11 18 (2.01%) CRM Developer
12 17 (1.90%) SharePoint Developer
12 17 (1.90%) Senior Analyst
13 16 (1.79%) Marketing Manager
13 16 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (15.08%) HTML
2 103 (11.51%) CSS
3 96 (10.73%) .NET
4 67 (7.49%) HTML5
5 50 (5.59%) jQuery
6 43 (4.80%) ASP.NET
7 39 (4.36%) CSS3
8 31 (3.46%) Flash
9 22 (2.46%) AngularJS
9 22 (2.46%) XML
10 21 (2.35%) Web Services
11 20 (2.23%) Spring
12 17 (1.90%) WebGL
12 17 (1.90%) SOAP
13 15 (1.68%) WCF
13 15 (1.68%) MDX
14 13 (1.45%) REST
14 13 (1.45%) J2EE
15 12 (1.34%) .NET Framework
16 11 (1.23%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 59 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (4.25%) Social Media
3 28 (3.13%) Digital Media
4 26 (2.91%) User Experience
5 23 (2.57%) Video on Demand
6 22 (2.46%) Mobile App
7 12 (1.34%) Management Information System
8 11 (1.23%) FMCG
9 8 (0.89%) Visualisation
9 8 (0.89%) Animation
10 6 (0.67%) E-Learning
10 6 (0.67%) New Media
10 6 (0.67%) Data Extraction
10 6 (0.67%) Computer Science
11 5 (0.56%) Algorithms
11 5 (0.56%) Video Editing
11 5 (0.56%) Social Network
11 5 (0.56%) Copywriting
11 5 (0.56%) iPhone
11 5 (0.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 51 (5.70%) Windows
2 22 (2.46%) Linux
3 16 (1.79%) Android
4 14 (1.56%) UNIX
5 13 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (1.12%) Apple iOS
6 10 (1.12%) Windows 7
7 8 (0.89%) Windows 8
8 7 (0.78%) Windows XP
9 5 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.45%) Solaris
10 4 (0.45%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.45%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.34%) Windows Vista
11 3 (0.34%) CentOS
11 3 (0.34%) Windows Phone 7
12 2 (0.22%) Windows Phone 8
12 2 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (16.20%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (11.62%) Stakeholder Management
3 94 (10.50%) Project Management
4 83 (9.27%) CRM
5 70 (7.82%) Business Analysis
6 59 (6.59%) Migration
7 53 (5.92%) E-Commerce
8 48 (5.36%) Scrum
9 42 (4.69%) PRINCE2
10 39 (4.36%) Business Intelligence
11 34 (3.80%) MVC
11 34 (3.80%) ERP
12 33 (3.69%) Digital Marketing
13 31 (3.46%) TDD
13 31 (3.46%) Analytics
14 28 (3.13%) Waterfall
15 27 (3.02%) OO
16 22 (2.46%) Asset Management
17 21 (2.35%) Change Management
18 20 (2.23%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 125 (13.97%) JavaScript
2 122 (13.63%) SQL
3 79 (8.83%) C#
4 54 (6.03%) PHP
5 52 (5.81%) Java
6 23 (2.57%) Python
7 17 (1.90%) T-SQL
8 11 (1.23%) C++
9 10 (1.12%) Scala
10 9 (1.01%) Ruby
10 9 (1.01%) C
11 8 (0.89%) X++
12 7 (0.78%) R
12 7 (0.78%) Bash Shell
13 5 (0.56%) PowerShell
13 5 (0.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 4 (0.45%) PL/SQL
14 4 (0.45%) VB.NET
14 4 (0.45%) VBA
15 3 (0.34%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (4.36%) Degree
2 14 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 8 (0.89%) PMI Certification
5 5 (0.56%) ISEB
6 4 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (0.45%) MCSE
6 4 (0.45%) CCNA
7 3 (0.34%) JNCIA
7 3 (0.34%) JNCIS
7 3 (0.34%) CCNP
7 3 (0.34%) PMP
8 2 (0.22%) ACCA
8 2 (0.22%) CISM
8 2 (0.22%) MCP
8 2 (0.22%) MCT
8 2 (0.22%) VCAP
8 2 (0.22%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.22%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.35%) QA
2 14 (1.56%) Solvency II
3 6 (0.67%) SLA
4 5 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.45%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.22%) EMIR
6 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.11%) FATCA
System Software
1 26 (2.91%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.12%) Varnish
4 6 (0.67%) XenApp
5 4 (0.45%) RACF
5 4 (0.45%) NFS
6 3 (0.34%) GlusterFS
7 2 (0.22%) vSphere
7 2 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (0.22%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.11%) Docker
8 1 (0.11%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.11%) vCloud
8 1 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (0.89%) Ansible
2 6 (0.67%) Puppet
3 5 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.45%) HP SiteScope
4 4 (0.45%) SCCM
5 3 (0.34%) Icinga
5 3 (0.34%) SCOM
5 3 (0.34%) Nagios
6 1 (0.11%) Salt
6 1 (0.11%) WSUS
6 1 (0.11%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.11%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.11%) CA LISA
6 1 (0.11%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.11%) Windows Intune
6 1 (0.11%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 211 (23.58%) Microsoft
2 57 (6.37%) Oracle
3 32 (3.58%) Adobe
4 25 (2.79%) Citrix
5 19 (2.12%) VMware
6 14 (1.56%) Facebook
6 14 (1.56%) Twitter
7 13 (1.45%) Google
8 12 (1.34%) Red Hat
8 12 (1.34%) HP
9 11 (1.23%) SAP
10 10 (1.12%) IBM
11 9 (1.01%) Tableau
11 9 (1.01%) DoubleClick
12 8 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
12 8 (0.89%) Cisco
13 6 (0.67%) Remedy
13 6 (0.67%) Percona
13 6 (0.67%) Zend
14 5 (0.56%) hybris
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