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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Advertising
Rank 242 213 276
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +63
Contract jobs citing Advertising 443 508 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.86% 1.03% 0.68%
As % of the General category 2.17% 2.67% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 390 232
Average daily rate
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£400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £237 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.49% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 13
Average hourly rate £18.68 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.98% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.80 £16.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.14 £27.60 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £22.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +36.36%
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
20419 19061 20064
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 39.63% 38.62% 43.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 13433 12068 12623
Average daily rate £440 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.19% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 523 510 573
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.50 £22.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% -9.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.95 £44.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -8 293 £425 +7.59% 211
South East -32 50 £350 - 96
North West -36 23 £400 -9.85% 48
Yorkshire -21 17 £380 - 33
East Midlands 0 15 £350 -16.46% 21
West Midlands -3 15 £300 -21.31% 33
East of England -11 13 £366 +10.98% 30
South West -7 10 £400 +39.13% 30
North East -24 5 £300 -25.00% 12
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Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 253 (29.52%) Finance
2 207 (24.15%) Microsoft
3 168 (19.60%) Marketing
4 143 (16.69%) Agile Software Development
5 125 (14.59%) Stakeholder Management
6 121 (14.12%) SQL
7 114 (13.30%) HTML
8 96 (11.20%) Project Management
9 93 (10.85%) JavaScript
10 81 (9.45%) CSS
11 73 (8.52%) .NET
11 73 (8.52%) SQL Server
12 72 (8.40%) CRM
13 71 (8.28%) Business Analysis
14 70 (8.17%) Business Intelligence
15 69 (8.05%) MS Excel
16 63 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
17 61 (7.12%) C#
18 59 (6.88%) SharePoint
19 57 (6.65%) Migration
19 57 (6.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 55 (6.42%) Banking
21 53 (6.18%) Oracle
22 52 (6.07%) Windows
22 52 (6.07%) Dynamics CRM
23 48 (5.60%) HTML5
24 42 (4.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 42 (4.90%) User Experience
25 41 (4.78%) Analytics
25 41 (4.78%) Scrum

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 59 (6.88%) SharePoint
2 23 (2.68%) MS Exchange
3 19 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
4 13 (1.52%) CMS
4 13 (1.52%) WordPress
4 13 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
5 12 (1.40%) Node.js
5 12 (1.40%) SAS
6 11 (1.28%) Lync
7 10 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (1.05%) Drupal
9 8 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.47%) Oracle Self-Service HR
10 4 (0.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (0.47%) Apache
11 3 (0.35%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.35%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.35%) IIS
11 3 (0.35%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 69 (8.05%) MS Excel
2 39 (4.55%) Photoshop
3 37 (4.32%) MS Office
4 30 (3.50%) Adobe Illustrator
5 21 (2.45%) MS PowerPoint
6 15 (1.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 13 (1.52%) MS Project
8 12 (1.40%) MS Visio
8 12 (1.40%) Spreadsheet
9 11 (1.28%) InDesign
10 8 (0.93%) PowerPivot
11 6 (0.70%) Adobe After Effects
11 6 (0.70%) SPSS
12 5 (0.58%) Acrobat
12 5 (0.58%) 3ds Max
13 3 (0.35%) Fireworks
14 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
14 1 (0.12%) Maya
14 1 (0.12%) QuarkXPress
14 1 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 52 (6.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
3 21 (2.45%) Agresso
4 16 (1.87%) Dynamics NAV
5 14 (1.63%) Oracle EBS
6 10 (1.17%) Oracle EBS R12
7 9 (1.05%) SAP BPC
8 7 (0.82%) SAP FI
8 7 (0.82%) SAP FI/CO
8 7 (0.82%) SAP CO
9 4 (0.47%) Summit
9 4 (0.47%) Sage 200
9 4 (0.47%) Sage CRM
10 3 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
11 2 (0.23%) Oracle HRMS
11 2 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
12 1 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
12 1 (0.12%) Magento
12 1 (0.12%) Oracle iProcurement
12 1 (0.12%) Loanet
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.28%) Google Analytics
2 10 (1.17%) Office 365
3 9 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.70%) Adobe Analytics
6 3 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (0.35%) SaaS
6 3 (0.35%) Yammer
7 2 (0.23%) Silverpop
7 2 (0.23%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.12%) GitHub
8 1 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.12%) MailChimp
8 1 (0.12%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.45%) Firewall
2 19 (2.22%) DNS
3 18 (2.10%) Internet
4 17 (1.98%) TCP/IP
4 17 (1.98%) WAN
5 16 (1.87%) LAN
6 11 (1.28%) SAN
7 10 (1.17%) DHCP
7 10 (1.17%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (1.05%) HTTP
8 9 (1.05%) VPN
9 6 (0.70%) Intranet
10 5 (0.58%) PSTN
10 5 (0.58%) NAS
10 5 (0.58%) BIG-IP
10 5 (0.58%) SCCP
10 5 (0.58%) Wireless
11 4 (0.47%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (0.47%) Network Security
11 4 (0.47%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (8.52%) SQL Server
2 57 (6.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 42 (4.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 40 (4.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 37 (4.32%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (2.45%) MySQL
7 18 (2.10%) Big Data
8 16 (1.87%) OLAP
9 14 (1.63%) Oracle Database
10 13 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
10 13 (1.52%) MongoDB
10 13 (1.52%) OLAP Cube
10 13 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (1.28%) Relational Database
12 10 (1.17%) BusinessObjects
13 9 (1.05%) QlikView
14 7 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
14 7 (0.82%) Microsoft Power View
15 4 (0.47%) NoSQL
15 4 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (1.63%) Git (software)
2 10 (1.17%) Visual Studio
3 9 (1.05%) Dreamweaver
3 9 (1.05%) JIRA
4 6 (0.70%) Ant
4 6 (0.70%) Subversion
4 6 (0.70%) Maven
4 6 (0.70%) Cucumber
5 5 (0.58%) Grunt
6 4 (0.47%) Jasmine
7 3 (0.35%) SoapUI
7 3 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.23%) Mockito
8 2 (0.23%) Hudson
8 2 (0.23%) Sublime Text
8 2 (0.23%) Bower
8 2 (0.23%) JUnit
8 2 (0.23%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.23%) ClearCase
8 2 (0.23%) Eclipse
General
1 253 (29.52%) Finance
2 168 (19.60%) Marketing
3 55 (6.42%) Banking
4 28 (3.27%) Investment Banking
4 28 (3.27%) Telecoms
5 27 (3.15%) Publishing
6 26 (3.03%) Retail
7 17 (1.98%) Games
8 16 (1.87%) Legal
9 12 (1.40%) Financial Institution
10 11 (1.28%) Front Office
11 10 (1.17%) Manufacturing
12 7 (0.82%) Automotive
13 5 (0.58%) Interactive Media
14 4 (0.47%) Multimedia
15 3 (0.35%) Billing
15 3 (0.35%) Law
15 3 (0.35%) French Language
16 2 (0.23%) Private Banking
16 2 (0.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 186 (21.70%) Developer
2 183 (21.35%) Analyst
3 108 (12.60%) Business Analyst
4 91 (10.62%) Project Manager
5 70 (8.17%) Consultant
6 42 (4.90%) Designer
7 34 (3.97%) Microsoft Developer
8 33 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 23 (2.68%) Front-End Developer
10 21 (2.45%) Architect
11 17 (1.98%) Digital Project Manager
12 16 (1.87%) Support Analyst
13 13 (1.52%) Senior Analyst
13 13 (1.52%) Business Developer
13 13 (1.52%) CRM Developer
14 12 (1.40%) Web Developer
14 12 (1.40%) Technical Analyst
14 12 (1.40%) Oracle Consultant
14 12 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM Developer
14 12 (1.40%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (13.30%) HTML
2 81 (9.45%) CSS
3 73 (8.52%) .NET
4 48 (5.60%) HTML5
5 37 (4.32%) jQuery
6 35 (4.08%) CSS3
7 32 (3.73%) ASP.NET
7 32 (3.73%) Flash
8 24 (2.80%) XML
9 22 (2.57%) MDX
10 20 (2.33%) Web Services
11 17 (1.98%) SOAP
11 17 (1.98%) Sass
12 14 (1.63%) AngularJS
13 11 (1.28%) Spring
13 11 (1.28%) Ajax
13 11 (1.28%) JSON
14 10 (1.17%) REST
14 10 (1.17%) JSP
15 9 (1.05%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 63 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (4.90%) User Experience
3 26 (3.03%) Social Media
4 13 (1.52%) Mobile App
5 10 (1.17%) Digital Media
5 10 (1.17%) PMI
5 10 (1.17%) Derivative
6 9 (1.05%) Data Centre
7 8 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
7 8 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 8 (0.93%) W3C
8 7 (0.82%) Management Information System
8 7 (0.82%) Computer Science
8 7 (0.82%) Copywriting
8 7 (0.82%) Animation
8 7 (0.82%) Video on Demand
8 7 (0.82%) FMCG
9 6 (0.70%) Social Network
10 5 (0.58%) Equities
10 5 (0.58%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 52 (6.07%) Windows
2 25 (2.92%) Linux
3 18 (2.10%) UNIX
4 13 (1.52%) Android
4 13 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (0.93%) Windows 7
7 7 (0.82%) Windows 8
7 7 (0.82%) Windows XP
8 6 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (0.58%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.47%) AIX
10 4 (0.47%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.35%) Data ONTAP
11 3 (0.35%) Solaris
11 3 (0.35%) CentOS
12 2 (0.23%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.23%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.23%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (16.69%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (14.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 96 (11.20%) Project Management
4 72 (8.40%) CRM
5 71 (8.28%) Business Analysis
6 70 (8.17%) Business Intelligence
7 57 (6.65%) Migration
8 41 (4.78%) Scrum
8 41 (4.78%) Analytics
9 34 (3.97%) E-Commerce
9 34 (3.97%) ERP
10 32 (3.73%) PRINCE2
11 31 (3.62%) ETL
12 30 (3.50%) User Acceptance Testing
13 29 (3.38%) Workflow
13 29 (3.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 28 (3.27%) Asset Management
14 28 (3.27%) Digital Marketing
15 24 (2.80%) Responsive Web Design
16 23 (2.68%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 121 (14.12%) SQL
2 93 (10.85%) JavaScript
3 61 (7.12%) C#
4 40 (4.67%) Java
5 25 (2.92%) T-SQL
6 22 (2.57%) PHP
7 10 (1.17%) C
7 10 (1.17%) Python
7 10 (1.17%) PowerShell
8 9 (1.05%) C++
9 7 (0.82%) Scala
9 7 (0.82%) R
10 6 (0.70%) Bash Shell
10 6 (0.70%) Ruby
10 6 (0.70%) PL/SQL
10 6 (0.70%) Perl
10 6 (0.70%) VB.NET
11 5 (0.58%) VBA
11 5 (0.58%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 4 (0.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (3.85%) Degree
2 17 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (1.17%) PMI Certification
4 7 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (0.82%) CCNA
5 6 (0.70%) MCSE
6 5 (0.58%) CCNP
7 4 (0.47%) ISEB
7 4 (0.47%) ACCA
7 4 (0.47%) CCSA
7 4 (0.47%) CCSE
7 4 (0.47%) VCAP
8 3 (0.35%) NCDA
8 3 (0.35%) JNCIA
8 3 (0.35%) JNCIS
8 3 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (0.35%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.35%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.35%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.80%) QA
2 11 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (0.82%) SLA
4 5 (0.58%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.47%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.47%) EMIR
6 3 (0.35%) Solvency II
6 3 (0.35%) MiFID
7 2 (0.23%) Basel III
7 2 (0.23%) FATCA
7 2 (0.23%) CRD IV
7 2 (0.23%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.23%) COREP
System Software
1 35 (4.08%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.05%) XenApp
4 6 (0.70%) NFS
5 4 (0.47%) vSphere
5 4 (0.47%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.35%) Varnish
7 2 (0.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (0.23%) RACF
7 2 (0.23%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.12%) vCloud
8 1 (0.12%) Docker
8 1 (0.12%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 6 (0.70%) SCCM
2 5 (0.58%) Ansible
3 4 (0.47%) SCOM
3 4 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.47%) Puppet
4 3 (0.35%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (0.35%) NetBackup
4 3 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.35%) SnapVault
5 2 (0.23%) zSecure
5 2 (0.23%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.23%) ITRS Geneos
5 2 (0.23%) Nagios
5 2 (0.23%) HP SiteScope
5 2 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.12%) Windows Intune
6 1 (0.12%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.12%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.12%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.12%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 207 (24.15%) Microsoft
2 53 (6.18%) Oracle
3 37 (4.32%) Adobe
4 31 (3.62%) Google
5 27 (3.15%) VMware
6 23 (2.68%) Citrix
7 19 (2.22%) Facebook
8 18 (2.10%) Cisco
9 17 (1.98%) SAP
10 15 (1.75%) HP
10 15 (1.75%) Twitter
11 12 (1.40%) CheckPoint
12 9 (1.05%) Sage
12 9 (1.05%) DoubleClick
13 8 (0.93%) Remedy
14 7 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
14 7 (0.82%) IBM
14 7 (0.82%) Symantec
15 6 (0.70%) Tableau
15 6 (0.70%) Dell
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