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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Advertising
Rank 204 269 307
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +38
Contract jobs citing Advertising 524 335 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.05% 0.69% 0.54%
As % of the General category 2.71% 1.61% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 387 246 215
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 8
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £16.20 £15.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £29.80 £52.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.69 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+27.19% +1.08%
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
19340 20856 23976
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.63% 42.96% 44.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 12237 13250 14648
Average daily rate £438 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 496 546 693
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £25.37
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.22 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.99 £44.97 £49.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -21.05%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014. 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 +65 322 £400 -5.88% 279
South East +12 70 £375 +5.63% 83
North West +17 36 £450 +18.03% 46
East of England +7 30 £350 -22.22% 31
Yorkshire +9 20 £356 -13.63% 42
West Midlands -3 20 £425 +3.03% 47
East Midlands +10 13 £401 +33.50% 39
South West -27 8 £300 +33.33% 47
North East - 2 £431 - 17
Advertising
UK

Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

1 264 (26.16%) Microsoft
2 237 (23.49%) Finance
3 223 (22.10%) Marketing
4 158 (15.66%) HTML
5 146 (14.47%) SQL
6 133 (13.18%) .NET
7 125 (12.39%) Stakeholder Management
8 124 (12.29%) CSS
9 120 (11.89%) CRM
10 118 (11.69%) JavaScript
11 103 (10.21%) Windows
11 103 (10.21%) Project Management
12 94 (9.32%) C#
12 94 (9.32%) MS Excel
13 93 (9.22%) Dynamics CRM
14 85 (8.42%) Degree
14 85 (8.42%) SharePoint
15 84 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
16 79 (7.83%) SQL Server
17 73 (7.23%) Agile Software Development
18 67 (6.64%) Oracle
19 66 (6.54%) Java
20 65 (6.44%) Business Analysis
21 62 (6.14%) Active Directory
21 62 (6.14%) Scrum
22 58 (5.75%) Banking
23 57 (5.65%) HTML5
23 57 (5.65%) E-Commerce
24 55 (5.45%) Analytics
25 54 (5.35%) MVC

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 85 (8.42%) SharePoint
2 38 (3.77%) MS Exchange
3 27 (2.68%) CMS
4 18 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
6 15 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
7 12 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
7 12 (1.19%) WebLogic
8 11 (1.09%) Tomcat
9 10 (0.99%) SAS
9 10 (0.99%) WebSphere
10 9 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
10 9 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 9 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
10 9 (0.89%) CICS
11 7 (0.69%) Node.js
11 7 (0.69%) Drupal
12 6 (0.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 6 (0.59%) IIS
12 6 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 94 (9.32%) MS Excel
2 46 (4.56%) Photoshop
3 37 (3.67%) MS Office
4 34 (3.37%) MS Project
5 32 (3.17%) MS Visio
5 32 (3.17%) Adobe Illustrator
6 20 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
7 12 (1.19%) InDesign
8 10 (0.99%) OmniGraffle
9 7 (0.69%) PowerPivot
9 7 (0.69%) Fireworks
9 7 (0.69%) Adobe After Effects
10 5 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
11 4 (0.40%) SPSS
12 3 (0.30%) Acrobat
13 2 (0.20%) Adobe Premiere
13 2 (0.20%) CINEMA 4D
14 1 (0.099%) Mingle
14 1 (0.099%) Adobe Captivate
14 1 (0.099%) Maya
Business Applications
1 93 (9.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 84 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
3 17 (1.68%) Agresso
4 13 (1.29%) Google Analytics
5 8 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.20%) SAP PM
8 2 (0.20%) Adaptiv
8 2 (0.20%) WebTrends
8 2 (0.20%) SAP SD
8 2 (0.20%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.099%) ION MarketView
9 1 (0.099%) Magento
9 1 (0.099%) Hyperion Planning
9 1 (0.099%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.099%) JDE EnterpriseOne
9 1 (0.099%) Remedy AR System
9 1 (0.099%) Sage 1000
9 1 (0.099%) SAP LE
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.59%) SaaS
1 6 (0.59%) Force.com
2 5 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.50%) PaaS
3 3 (0.30%) Office 365
3 3 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.20%) IaaS
4 2 (0.20%) GitHub
4 2 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.099%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 38 (3.77%) Firewall
2 28 (2.78%) LAN
2 28 (2.78%) WAN
3 27 (2.68%) DNS
4 26 (2.58%) TCP/IP
4 26 (2.58%) Internet
5 18 (1.78%) DHCP
6 10 (0.99%) SAN
7 7 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (0.50%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (0.40%) Intranet
9 4 (0.40%) SMS
10 3 (0.30%) HTTP
10 3 (0.30%) VPN
10 3 (0.30%) Wireless
11 2 (0.20%) MPLS
11 2 (0.20%) LDAP
11 2 (0.20%) SSL
11 2 (0.20%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (7.83%) SQL Server
2 45 (4.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (2.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 24 (2.38%) MySQL
5 20 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 18 (1.78%) DB2
7 18 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 15 (1.49%) NoSQL
9 13 (1.29%) MongoDB
10 12 (1.19%) Relational Database
11 11 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
12 10 (0.99%) Big Data
13 8 (0.79%) Oracle Database
13 8 (0.79%) Hadoop
14 7 (0.69%) Data Mining
15 6 (0.59%) DataStage
15 6 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
15 6 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
15 6 (0.59%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 23 (2.28%) Subversion
2 21 (2.08%) Git (software)
2 21 (2.08%) JIRA
3 18 (1.78%) Visual Studio
4 14 (1.39%) Selenium
5 11 (1.09%) Dreamweaver
6 9 (0.89%) Bitbucket
7 8 (0.79%) ClearCase
7 8 (0.79%) MorphX
7 8 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (0.79%) PHPUnit
7 8 (0.79%) Axure RP
8 7 (0.69%) TeamCity
8 7 (0.69%) ClearQuest
8 7 (0.69%) Jenkins
9 6 (0.59%) JUnit
9 6 (0.59%) Cucumber
10 5 (0.50%) Jasmine
10 5 (0.50%) WebDriver
10 5 (0.50%) NUnit
General
1 237 (23.49%) Finance
2 223 (22.10%) Marketing
3 58 (5.75%) Banking
4 39 (3.87%) Telecoms
5 32 (3.17%) Retail
6 31 (3.07%) Manufacturing
7 25 (2.48%) French Language
8 24 (2.38%) Publishing
8 24 (2.38%) Investment Banking
9 20 (1.98%) Spanish Language
10 16 (1.59%) Front Office
11 15 (1.49%) Mandarin Language
12 12 (1.19%) Multimedia
12 12 (1.19%) Legal
13 9 (0.89%) Games
14 8 (0.79%) Law
14 8 (0.79%) Billing
15 5 (0.50%) Automotive
16 4 (0.40%) Back Office
16 4 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 273 (27.06%) Developer
2 182 (18.04%) Analyst
3 99 (9.81%) Business Analyst
4 95 (9.42%) Project Manager
5 83 (8.23%) Consultant
6 58 (5.75%) Designer
7 42 (4.16%) Front-End Developer
8 41 (4.06%) Architect
9 35 (3.47%) CRM Developer
10 34 (3.37%) Dynamics CRM Developer
11 28 (2.78%) Support Engineer
11 28 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
12 26 (2.58%) Microsoft Developer
13 25 (2.48%) Senior Business Analyst
14 24 (2.38%) Senior Developer
15 22 (2.18%) .NET Developer
16 20 (1.98%) Telecoms Business Analyst
17 19 (1.88%) Support Analyst
18 18 (1.78%) Programme Manager
18 18 (1.78%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (15.66%) HTML
2 133 (13.18%) .NET
3 124 (12.29%) CSS
4 57 (5.65%) HTML5
5 53 (5.25%) jQuery
6 52 (5.15%) XML
7 49 (4.86%) ASP.NET
8 41 (4.06%) Web Services
9 37 (3.67%) CSS3
10 31 (3.07%) AngularJS
11 29 (2.87%) Flash
12 23 (2.28%) Middleware
13 22 (2.18%) Ajax
13 22 (2.18%) ASP.NET MVC
14 21 (2.08%) WCF
15 20 (1.98%) JSON
15 20 (1.98%) RESTful
16 19 (1.88%) Backbone.js
17 17 (1.68%) SOAP
18 15 (1.49%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 27 (2.68%) Social Media
2 24 (2.38%) Mobile App
3 19 (1.88%) Computer Science
3 19 (1.88%) Mainframe
4 14 (1.39%) Blackberry
5 11 (1.09%) Open Source
5 11 (1.09%) Digital Media
6 10 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (0.89%) Video on Demand
7 9 (0.89%) iPhone
8 7 (0.69%) Copywriting
8 7 (0.69%) DTV
8 7 (0.69%) W3C
8 7 (0.69%) PMI
8 7 (0.69%) Management Information System
8 7 (0.69%) Clustering
9 6 (0.59%) Market Risk
9 6 (0.59%) Credit Risk
9 6 (0.59%) Statistics
9 6 (0.59%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 103 (10.21%) Windows
2 45 (4.46%) Linux
3 32 (3.17%) Apple iOS
4 31 (3.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (2.87%) UNIX
6 28 (2.78%) Android
7 18 (1.78%) Windows 7
8 15 (1.49%) Solaris
9 14 (1.39%) Mac OS X
10 13 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (0.99%) Windows 8
11 10 (0.99%) zOS
11 10 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (0.99%) AIX
12 7 (0.69%) Windows XP
13 5 (0.50%) Oracle Linux
14 4 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (0.30%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.20%) SUSE
16 2 (0.20%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (12.39%) Stakeholder Management
2 120 (11.89%) CRM
3 103 (10.21%) Project Management
4 73 (7.23%) Agile Software Development
5 65 (6.44%) Business Analysis
6 62 (6.14%) Scrum
7 57 (5.65%) E-Commerce
8 55 (5.45%) Analytics
9 54 (5.35%) MVC
10 48 (4.76%) TDD
11 47 (4.66%) OO
12 46 (4.56%) PRINCE2
13 45 (4.46%) ITIL
14 38 (3.77%) ERP
15 34 (3.37%) Migration
16 33 (3.27%) Waterfall
17 32 (3.17%) Workflow
18 29 (2.87%) BDD
19 27 (2.68%) Business Intelligence
19 27 (2.68%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 146 (14.47%) SQL
2 118 (11.69%) JavaScript
3 94 (9.32%) C#
4 66 (6.54%) Java
5 44 (4.36%) PHP
6 23 (2.28%) T-SQL
7 16 (1.59%) Python
7 16 (1.59%) Ruby
8 14 (1.39%) X++
9 10 (0.99%) Perl
10 9 (0.89%) C
10 9 (0.89%) ActionScript
11 8 (0.79%) PL/SQL
12 7 (0.69%) PHP5
13 6 (0.59%) C++
14 5 (0.50%) Bash Shell
14 5 (0.50%) ActionScript 3.0
14 5 (0.50%) COBOL
14 5 (0.50%) Objective-C
15 4 (0.40%) VBA
Qualifications
1 85 (8.42%) Degree
2 30 (2.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (1.78%) MCSE
4 11 (1.09%) CISSP
4 11 (1.09%) PMI Certification
5 8 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (0.59%) CCNA
8 5 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (0.50%) CCNP
8 5 (0.50%) PMP
8 5 (0.50%) CISM
9 4 (0.40%) MCITP
9 4 (0.40%) CRISC
10 3 (0.30%) MCSD
10 3 (0.30%) MCP
11 2 (0.20%) CEH
11 2 (0.20%) OCPJP
11 2 (0.20%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (3.57%) QA
2 11 (1.09%) SLA
3 7 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (0.59%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.40%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.099%) WAI
7 1 (0.099%) COBIT
7 1 (0.099%) Basel II
System Software
1 62 (6.14%) Active Directory
2 16 (1.59%) XenApp
3 9 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.89%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.69%) vSphere
5 6 (0.59%) RACF
6 5 (0.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 4 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (0.30%) ACF2
9 2 (0.20%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (0.20%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.20%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.20%) NDS
9 2 (0.20%) Novell eDirectory
9 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.099%) vCloud
10 1 (0.099%) NFS
10 1 (0.099%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 16 (1.59%) SCCM
2 5 (0.50%) Puppet
3 4 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.20%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.20%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.099%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.099%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.099%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.099%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.099%) Salt
5 1 (0.099%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 264 (26.16%) Microsoft
2 67 (6.64%) Oracle
3 36 (3.57%) Citrix
4 35 (3.47%) VMware
5 34 (3.37%) Adobe
6 24 (2.38%) Cisco
6 24 (2.38%) IBM
7 20 (1.98%) SolarWinds
8 18 (1.78%) Google
9 17 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
10 16 (1.59%) Remedy
10 16 (1.59%) Facebook
11 15 (1.49%) SAP
12 12 (1.19%) Sitecore
13 10 (0.99%) Red Hat
14 9 (0.89%) Tableau
14 9 (0.89%) JD Edwards
15 8 (0.79%) Bloomberg
15 8 (0.79%) JBoss
15 8 (0.79%) DoubleClick
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