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 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 205 235 332
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +97
Contract jobs citing Advertising 491 366 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.06% 0.82% 0.45%
As % of the General category 2.74% 2.00% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 255 126
Average daily rate
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£400 £381 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £251 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £560 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 4
Average hourly rate £21.75 £20.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.09% +10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.15 £12.00 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.35 £27.20 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £26.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-32.07% +76.66%
Advertising
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
17896 18325 16739
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.74% 41.20% 40.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 11755 11652 10175
Average daily rate £438 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 559 653
Average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £42.50
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 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 26 January 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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +13 306 £413 +3.12% 344
South East +16 73 £360 +9.09% 134
West Midlands +26 30 £375 +15.38% 72
Yorkshire +12 19 £363 -14.20% 62
North West +3 18 £438 +41.12% 90
East of England -3 14 £375 - 37
East Midlands +18 13 £394 -21.25% 27
South West -19 8 £350 - 53
North East - 7 £250 - 15
Midlands - - - -
Advertising
UK

Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 305 (29.08%) Microsoft
2 275 (26.22%) Finance
3 236 (22.50%) Marketing
4 152 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
5 144 (13.73%) HTML
5 144 (13.73%) SQL
6 135 (12.87%) .NET
7 130 (12.39%) JavaScript
8 124 (11.82%) CRM
9 117 (11.15%) CSS
10 116 (11.06%) Stakeholder Management
11 113 (10.77%) SharePoint
12 107 (10.20%) C#
13 97 (9.25%) Dynamics CRM
14 89 (8.48%) Project Management
15 87 (8.29%) Dynamics AX
16 86 (8.20%) Windows
17 78 (7.44%) MS Excel
17 78 (7.44%) Agresso
18 72 (6.86%) HTML5
19 68 (6.48%) Java
20 65 (6.20%) SQL Server
21 63 (6.01%) Oracle
22 62 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
23 59 (5.62%) Active Directory
23 59 (5.62%) Business Analysis
24 56 (5.34%) ASP.NET
25 55 (5.24%) Scrum
26 54 (5.15%) Migration
27 53 (5.05%) PHP

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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
1 113 (10.77%) SharePoint
2 32 (3.05%) CMS
3 31 (2.96%) SharePoint 2013
4 28 (2.67%) MS Exchange
5 22 (2.10%) SharePoint 2010
6 17 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2013
7 16 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
8 15 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
9 14 (1.33%) WordPress
9 14 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
10 13 (1.24%) Drupal
11 12 (1.14%) Node.js
12 11 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
13 10 (0.95%) Apache
13 10 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 9 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
15 8 (0.76%) Tomcat
15 8 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
16 6 (0.57%) IIS
16 6 (0.57%) SAS
Applications
1 78 (7.44%) MS Excel
2 48 (4.58%) MS Office
3 21 (2.00%) Photoshop
4 16 (1.53%) MS Project
4 16 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (1.43%) Adobe Illustrator
6 13 (1.24%) MS Visio
7 8 (0.76%) PowerPivot
8 5 (0.48%) SPSS
8 5 (0.48%) InDesign
9 4 (0.38%) InfoPath
10 3 (0.29%) OmniGraffle
11 2 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
11 2 (0.19%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.095%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.095%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.095%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.095%) Final Cut Pro
12 1 (0.095%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 97 (9.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 87 (8.29%) Dynamics AX
3 78 (7.44%) Agresso
4 9 (0.86%) Magento
5 6 (0.57%) Google Analytics
6 5 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.29%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 3 (0.29%) ION MarketView
7 3 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.095%) SAP PM
8 1 (0.095%) RMDS
8 1 (0.095%) assyst
8 1 (0.095%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.095%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.095%) Oracle Manufacturing
8 1 (0.095%) JDE World
8 1 (0.095%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.095%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.095%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.095%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.91%) Office 365
2 6 (0.57%) Force.com
2 6 (0.57%) Heroku
3 5 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.48%) SaaS
4 4 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.38%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.81%) DNS
2 17 (1.62%) TCP/IP
3 12 (1.14%) DHCP
3 12 (1.14%) Firewall
4 9 (0.86%) WAN
4 9 (0.86%) LAN
5 6 (0.57%) Internet
6 5 (0.48%) HTTP
6 5 (0.48%) Intranet
6 5 (0.48%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (0.38%) Network Security
8 3 (0.29%) SAN
8 3 (0.29%) SMS
9 2 (0.19%) LDAP
9 2 (0.19%) Broadband
9 2 (0.19%) VPN
9 2 (0.19%) SNA
9 2 (0.19%) Extranet
9 2 (0.19%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (6.20%) SQL Server
2 50 (4.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 37 (3.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 34 (3.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 31 (2.96%) MySQL
6 15 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
7 14 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (1.24%) Oracle Database
8 13 (1.24%) Relational Database
9 9 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (0.76%) MongoDB
10 8 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (0.76%) OLAP
10 8 (0.76%) Microsoft Power View
10 8 (0.76%) OLAP Cube
11 7 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (0.57%) DB2
13 5 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (0.48%) Redis
14 4 (0.38%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 16 (1.53%) Git (software)
2 15 (1.43%) Subversion
3 10 (0.95%) Maven
4 8 (0.76%) Visual Studio
4 8 (0.76%) Jenkins
5 7 (0.67%) JUnit
5 7 (0.67%) Selenium
5 7 (0.67%) Cucumber
6 6 (0.57%) ClearCase
6 6 (0.57%) MorphX
6 6 (0.57%) JIRA
7 5 (0.48%) Hudson
7 5 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.38%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.38%) Dreamweaver
8 4 (0.38%) Ant
8 4 (0.38%) Jasmine
9 3 (0.29%) Axure RP
9 3 (0.29%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.29%) NUnit
General
1 275 (26.22%) Finance
2 236 (22.50%) Marketing
3 39 (3.72%) Banking
4 32 (3.05%) Manufacturing
4 32 (3.05%) Telecoms
5 31 (2.96%) Retail
6 18 (1.72%) Publishing
7 12 (1.14%) Games
7 12 (1.14%) Billing
8 10 (0.95%) Legal
9 8 (0.76%) Investment Banking
10 7 (0.67%) Front Office
11 5 (0.48%) Law
11 5 (0.48%) French Language
12 4 (0.38%) Electronics
13 3 (0.29%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.19%) Arabic Language
14 2 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.19%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.19%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 295 (28.12%) Developer
2 186 (17.73%) Analyst
3 139 (13.25%) Consultant
4 101 (9.63%) Business Analyst
5 71 (6.77%) Project Manager
6 42 (4.00%) Microsoft Developer
7 32 (3.05%) CRM Developer
8 31 (2.96%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 30 (2.86%) Technical Consultant
10 28 (2.67%) Architect
10 28 (2.67%) Designer
11 26 (2.48%) Java Developer
12 25 (2.38%) Senior Developer
12 25 (2.38%) Marketing Manager
13 22 (2.10%) Dynamics AX Consultant
13 22 (2.10%) Web Developer
14 21 (2.00%) Support Analyst
15 20 (1.91%) Administrator
16 19 (1.81%) .NET Developer
16 19 (1.81%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (13.73%) HTML
2 135 (12.87%) .NET
3 117 (11.15%) CSS
4 72 (6.86%) HTML5
5 56 (5.34%) ASP.NET
6 53 (5.05%) jQuery
7 34 (3.24%) CSS3
8 33 (3.15%) Web Services
9 32 (3.05%) AngularJS
10 29 (2.76%) XML
11 22 (2.10%) Spring
12 21 (2.00%) WCF
13 20 (1.91%) Flash
14 18 (1.72%) J2EE
15 17 (1.62%) SOAP
16 16 (1.53%) WebGL
16 16 (1.53%) REST
17 15 (1.43%) JSP
18 13 (1.24%) Ruby on Rails
19 12 (1.14%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 62 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (4.19%) Social Media
3 38 (3.62%) Digital Media
4 37 (3.53%) User Experience
5 27 (2.57%) Mobile App
6 26 (2.48%) Video on Demand
7 21 (2.00%) Mathematics
8 15 (1.43%) Computer Science
9 13 (1.24%) Management Information System
10 12 (1.14%) Blackberry
10 12 (1.14%) Replication
10 12 (1.14%) Visualisation
11 8 (0.76%) iPhone
12 7 (0.67%) iPad
12 7 (0.67%) Mobile Payment
12 7 (0.67%) Copywriting
12 7 (0.67%) Mainframe
12 7 (0.67%) E-Learning
13 6 (0.57%) Open Source
13 6 (0.57%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 86 (8.20%) Windows
2 37 (3.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 29 (2.76%) Linux
5 25 (2.38%) Apple iOS
6 23 (2.19%) Android
7 19 (1.81%) UNIX
8 17 (1.62%) Windows 7
9 14 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (1.14%) Windows 8
11 10 (0.95%) Windows XP
11 10 (0.95%) Mac OS X
12 9 (0.86%) Solaris
13 8 (0.76%) Windows Vista
14 6 (0.57%) AIX
15 3 (0.29%) NetWare
15 3 (0.29%) zOS
15 3 (0.29%) SUSE
15 3 (0.29%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (11.82%) CRM
3 116 (11.06%) Stakeholder Management
4 89 (8.48%) Project Management
5 59 (5.62%) Business Analysis
6 55 (5.24%) Scrum
7 54 (5.15%) Migration
8 52 (4.96%) E-Commerce
9 50 (4.77%) ITIL
10 47 (4.48%) PRINCE2
11 46 (4.39%) ERP
12 45 (4.29%) MVC
12 45 (4.29%) TDD
13 32 (3.05%) Change Management
13 32 (3.05%) Business Intelligence
14 31 (2.96%) OO
15 28 (2.67%) Waterfall
15 28 (2.67%) BDD
15 28 (2.67%) Analytics
16 25 (2.38%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 144 (13.73%) SQL
2 130 (12.39%) JavaScript
3 107 (10.20%) C#
4 68 (6.48%) Java
5 53 (5.05%) PHP
6 28 (2.67%) C
7 27 (2.57%) Python
8 21 (2.00%) X++
9 18 (1.72%) Ruby
9 18 (1.72%) PowerShell
10 15 (1.43%) T-SQL
11 14 (1.33%) Perl
12 10 (0.95%) C++
13 7 (0.67%) Scala
14 6 (0.57%) Bash Shell
15 5 (0.48%) Objective-C
16 3 (0.29%) Lua
16 3 (0.29%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.29%) VB.NET
17 2 (0.19%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 53 (5.05%) Degree
2 26 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (0.95%) ISEB
3 10 (0.95%) PMI Certification
4 8 (0.76%) CISM
4 8 (0.76%) CISSP
4 8 (0.76%) PMP
5 7 (0.67%) SC Cleared
5 7 (0.67%) Security Cleared
5 7 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (0.48%) CRISC
7 4 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.38%) CCNA
8 3 (0.29%) CISA
8 3 (0.29%) MCITP
8 3 (0.29%) CIPD
9 2 (0.19%) MCSE
9 2 (0.19%) CCNP
9 2 (0.19%) CNE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.29%) QA
2 13 (1.24%) Solvency II
3 7 (0.67%) SLA
4 5 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.48%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.29%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.19%) EMIR
6 2 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.095%) COBIT
7 1 (0.095%) Basel II
System Software
1 59 (5.62%) Active Directory
2 29 (2.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (1.81%) vSphere
4 11 (1.05%) XenApp
5 8 (0.76%) Varnish
5 8 (0.76%) RACF
6 6 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.48%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.29%) Novell eDirectory
8 3 (0.29%) NDS
9 2 (0.19%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.19%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.19%) ACF2
10 1 (0.095%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.095%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.095%) NFS
10 1 (0.095%) Postfix
10 1 (0.095%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (0.86%) Puppet
3 7 (0.67%) Ansible
4 5 (0.48%) SCCM
5 4 (0.38%) Salt
5 4 (0.38%) Icinga
6 3 (0.29%) Nagios
7 2 (0.19%) WSUS
7 2 (0.19%) SCOM
7 2 (0.19%) HP SiteScope
7 2 (0.19%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.095%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.095%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.095%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.095%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.095%) ServiceCenter
8 1 (0.095%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.095%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.095%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.095%) DameWare
Vendors
1 305 (29.08%) Microsoft
2 63 (6.01%) Oracle
3 49 (4.67%) VMware
4 38 (3.62%) Citrix
5 25 (2.38%) Adobe
6 16 (1.53%) SAP
6 16 (1.53%) JD Edwards
6 16 (1.53%) Tableau
7 14 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (1.14%) Remedy
9 11 (1.05%) Facebook
9 11 (1.05%) IBM
10 10 (0.95%) Cisco
10 10 (0.95%) Google
11 9 (0.86%) Red Hat
12 7 (0.67%) HP
12 7 (0.67%) Twitter
12 7 (0.67%) CheckPoint
12 7 (0.67%) Zend
13 6 (0.57%) Novell
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