The first 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the England region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Advertising
Rank 211 265 291
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +26
Contract jobs citing Advertising 470 314 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.99% 0.69% 0.56%
As % of the General category 2.54% 1.59% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 232 211
Average daily rate
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£395 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £241 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 9
Average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £16.00 £23.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.05 £28.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £16.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+31.81% -45.00%
General Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
18477 19719 23262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.77% 43.28% 44.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 11750 12397 14212
Average daily rate £435 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £278 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £620 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 514 589 671
Average hourly rate £21.56 £23.21 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.10% +0.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £44.20 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
- -15.09%
Advertising
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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 11 July 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 11 July 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 11 July 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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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 +38 282 £400 - 315
South East +12 69 £350 -2.77% 109
North West +10 27 £413 +6.45% 74
West Midlands +2 26 £400 +6.66% 70
Yorkshire +13 18 £375 -6.25% 52
East Midlands +4 18 £538 +72.00% 39
East of England -7 15 £325 -18.75% 44
South West -22 8 £260 +13.04% 49
North East - 4 £438 - 33
Advertising
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Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

1 242 (25.69%) Marketing
2 223 (23.67%) Microsoft
3 222 (23.57%) Finance
4 153 (16.24%) HTML
5 124 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
6 122 (12.95%) SQL
7 118 (12.53%) JavaScript
8 117 (12.42%) .NET
9 116 (12.31%) CSS
10 104 (11.04%) CRM
11 103 (10.93%) Project Management
12 88 (9.34%) MS Excel
13 85 (9.02%) Windows
14 83 (8.81%) Agile Software Development
14 83 (8.81%) Dynamics CRM
15 79 (8.39%) Degree
15 79 (8.39%) C#
16 70 (7.43%) Java
17 65 (6.90%) SQL Server
18 63 (6.69%) Banking
19 62 (6.58%) Dynamics AX
20 60 (6.37%) Business Analysis
20 60 (6.37%) Analytics
21 59 (6.26%) SharePoint
22 57 (6.05%) HTML5
23 55 (5.84%) Scrum
24 54 (5.73%) E-Commerce
25 51 (5.41%) MS Office
26 50 (5.31%) MVC
27 49 (5.20%) jQuery

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 59 (6.26%) SharePoint
2 37 (3.93%) MS Exchange
3 29 (3.08%) CMS
4 20 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2010
5 18 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2007
5 18 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2003
6 12 (1.27%) SAS
7 11 (1.17%) CICS
7 11 (1.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 10 (1.06%) Tomcat
8 10 (1.06%) Drupal
8 10 (1.06%) Node.js
9 9 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
9 9 (0.96%) WebSphere
9 9 (0.96%) WebLogic
10 7 (0.74%) WordPress
11 5 (0.53%) IIS
12 4 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.32%) Lync
Applications
1 88 (9.34%) MS Excel
2 51 (5.41%) MS Office
3 41 (4.35%) Photoshop
4 33 (3.50%) MS Project
5 30 (3.18%) MS Visio
6 26 (2.76%) Adobe Illustrator
7 24 (2.55%) MS PowerPoint
8 9 (0.96%) OmniGraffle
9 8 (0.85%) InDesign
10 7 (0.74%) Fireworks
11 6 (0.64%) Adobe After Effects
12 5 (0.53%) PowerPivot
12 5 (0.53%) SPSS
13 4 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
14 3 (0.32%) Acrobat
15 2 (0.21%) CINEMA 4D
16 1 (0.11%) Adobe Captivate
16 1 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
16 1 (0.11%) QuarkXPress
16 1 (0.11%) Maya
Business Applications
1 83 (8.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 62 (6.58%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (1.38%) Google Analytics
4 9 (0.96%) Agresso
5 7 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.42%) SAP SD
7 3 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.21%) SAP BPC
8 2 (0.21%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (0.21%) SAP CO
8 2 (0.21%) Adaptiv
9 1 (0.11%) Hyperion Enterprise
9 1 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.11%) SAP LE
9 1 (0.11%) Sage 1000
9 1 (0.11%) SAP MM
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (0.85%) SaaS
2 5 (0.53%) PaaS
2 5 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.21%) IaaS
3 2 (0.21%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (0.21%) Rackspace Cloud
3 2 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.21%) Force.com
3 2 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 38 (4.03%) Firewall
2 37 (3.93%) Internet
3 27 (2.87%) LAN
3 27 (2.87%) WAN
4 26 (2.76%) TCP/IP
5 24 (2.55%) DNS
6 18 (1.91%) DHCP
7 10 (1.06%) SAN
8 5 (0.53%) Wireless
9 4 (0.42%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (0.42%) HTTP
10 3 (0.32%) Intranet
10 3 (0.32%) MPLS
10 3 (0.32%) SSL
10 3 (0.32%) VPN
10 3 (0.32%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (0.32%) BGP
11 2 (0.21%) Telnet
11 2 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.21%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 35 (3.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 27 (2.87%) MySQL
4 23 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 22 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (2.12%) NoSQL
7 17 (1.80%) DB2
8 16 (1.70%) SQL Server 2008
9 14 (1.49%) MongoDB
9 14 (1.49%) Relational Database
10 13 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (1.17%) Hadoop
11 11 (1.17%) Big Data
12 10 (1.06%) Data Mining
13 7 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (0.64%) Apache Hive
14 6 (0.64%) QlikView
15 5 (0.53%) Oracle Database
16 4 (0.42%) Base SAS
16 4 (0.42%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 24 (2.55%) Subversion
2 22 (2.34%) Git (software)
3 19 (2.02%) JIRA
4 16 (1.70%) Visual Studio
5 14 (1.49%) Selenium
6 11 (1.17%) Bitbucket
7 9 (0.96%) Axure RP
7 9 (0.96%) Dreamweaver
8 7 (0.74%) JUnit
8 7 (0.74%) WebDriver
8 7 (0.74%) PHPUnit
9 6 (0.64%) Cucumber
9 6 (0.64%) TeamCity
10 5 (0.53%) Jasmine
10 5 (0.53%) Jenkins
10 5 (0.53%) SoapUI
10 5 (0.53%) Mocha
10 5 (0.53%) Maven
10 5 (0.53%) MorphX
10 5 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 242 (25.69%) Marketing
2 222 (23.57%) Finance
3 63 (6.69%) Banking
4 34 (3.61%) Retail
5 33 (3.50%) Telecoms
6 27 (2.87%) Publishing
7 25 (2.65%) Legal
7 25 (2.65%) French Language
8 23 (2.44%) Spanish Language
9 22 (2.34%) Investment Banking
9 22 (2.34%) Manufacturing
10 17 (1.80%) Mandarin Language
11 16 (1.70%) Law
12 15 (1.59%) Front Office
13 14 (1.49%) Multimedia
14 8 (0.85%) Games
14 8 (0.85%) Automotive
15 6 (0.64%) Financial Institution
16 5 (0.53%) Back Office
16 5 (0.53%) Billing
Job Titles
1 245 (26.01%) Developer
2 171 (18.15%) Analyst
3 90 (9.55%) Business Analyst
4 88 (9.34%) Project Manager
5 62 (6.58%) Consultant
6 52 (5.52%) Designer
7 42 (4.46%) Front-End Developer
8 31 (3.29%) CRM Developer
8 31 (3.29%) Architect
9 30 (3.18%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 25 (2.65%) Senior Analyst
11 22 (2.34%) Support Engineer
12 21 (2.23%) Senior Business Analyst
13 20 (2.12%) Senior Developer
13 20 (2.12%) Programme Manager
14 19 (2.02%) .NET Developer
14 19 (2.02%) Technical Manager
15 17 (1.80%) Systems Engineer
16 16 (1.70%) Web Developer
16 16 (1.70%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (16.24%) HTML
2 117 (12.42%) .NET
3 116 (12.31%) CSS
4 57 (6.05%) HTML5
5 49 (5.20%) jQuery
6 48 (5.10%) XML
7 40 (4.25%) Web Services
8 39 (4.14%) ASP.NET
9 38 (4.03%) CSS3
10 29 (3.08%) Flash
11 28 (2.97%) JSON
12 27 (2.87%) AngularJS
13 22 (2.34%) Backbone.js
13 22 (2.34%) Ajax
14 20 (2.12%) RESTful
15 19 (2.02%) ASP.NET MVC
15 19 (2.02%) WCF
16 18 (1.91%) Middleware
17 16 (1.70%) SOAP
18 14 (1.49%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (2.87%) Social Media
2 21 (2.23%) Mobile App
3 18 (1.91%) Mainframe
4 16 (1.70%) Blackberry
5 14 (1.49%) Digital Media
6 12 (1.27%) Computer Science
7 10 (1.06%) Visualisation
7 10 (1.06%) Open Source
7 10 (1.06%) Statistics
8 9 (0.96%) Handset
8 9 (0.96%) New Media
8 9 (0.96%) FMCG
9 8 (0.85%) iPhone
10 7 (0.74%) Clustering
10 7 (0.74%) Management Information System
11 6 (0.64%) PMI
11 6 (0.64%) IPTV
11 6 (0.64%) Mathematics
11 6 (0.64%) Copywriting
11 6 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 85 (9.02%) Windows
2 45 (4.78%) Linux
3 34 (3.61%) Apple iOS
4 29 (3.08%) UNIX
4 29 (3.08%) Android
5 17 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (1.49%) Windows 7
7 10 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (1.06%) zOS
7 10 (1.06%) Solaris
8 9 (0.96%) Mac OS X
9 8 (0.85%) Ubuntu
10 7 (0.74%) Windows XP
10 7 (0.74%) AIX
11 6 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.42%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.32%) CentOS
14 2 (0.21%) Mac OS X Server
14 2 (0.21%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
2 104 (11.04%) CRM
3 103 (10.93%) Project Management
4 83 (8.81%) Agile Software Development
5 60 (6.37%) Business Analysis
5 60 (6.37%) Analytics
6 55 (5.84%) Scrum
7 54 (5.73%) E-Commerce
8 50 (5.31%) MVC
9 48 (5.10%) ITIL
10 46 (4.88%) OO
11 44 (4.67%) TDD
12 43 (4.56%) PRINCE2
13 32 (3.40%) Migration
13 32 (3.40%) Waterfall
14 29 (3.08%) Web Development
14 29 (3.08%) Digital Marketing
14 29 (3.08%) ERP
15 26 (2.76%) Continuous Integration
16 25 (2.65%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 122 (12.95%) SQL
2 118 (12.53%) JavaScript
3 79 (8.39%) C#
4 70 (7.43%) Java
5 38 (4.03%) PHP
6 20 (2.12%) Ruby
7 17 (1.80%) T-SQL
7 17 (1.80%) Python
8 11 (1.17%) C
9 9 (0.96%) ActionScript
9 9 (0.96%) VBA
9 9 (0.96%) X++
10 7 (0.74%) COBOL
10 7 (0.74%) PL/SQL
10 7 (0.74%) Perl
11 6 (0.64%) C++
11 6 (0.64%) PHP5
12 5 (0.53%) Objective-C
12 5 (0.53%) ActionScript 3.0
12 5 (0.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 79 (8.39%) Degree
2 35 (3.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (2.76%) MCSE
4 13 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
5 11 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 10 (1.06%) CISSP
6 10 (1.06%) PMI Certification
7 7 (0.74%) MCP
8 5 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (0.42%) CISM
9 4 (0.42%) PMP
10 3 (0.32%) CISA
10 3 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.32%) MCSD
10 3 (0.32%) CCNP
10 3 (0.32%) CCNA
10 3 (0.32%) ISEB
10 3 (0.32%) MCDST
10 3 (0.32%) MCITP
10 3 (0.32%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (4.46%) QA
2 10 (1.06%) SLA
3 6 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.42%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.11%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.11%) Basel II
5 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.11%) WAI
System Software
1 45 (4.78%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.17%) XenApp
3 7 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.64%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (0.42%) RACF
6 4 (0.42%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.32%) ACF2
8 2 (0.21%) NFS
8 2 (0.21%) vSphere
8 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.11%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.11%) UAG
9 1 (0.11%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (1.38%) SCCM
2 6 (0.64%) Puppet
3 4 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.11%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.11%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.11%) Control-M
5 1 (0.11%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.11%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 223 (23.67%) Microsoft
2 44 (4.67%) Oracle
3 31 (3.29%) Google
4 30 (3.18%) Adobe
5 25 (2.65%) Cisco
5 25 (2.65%) IBM
6 24 (2.55%) Citrix
7 21 (2.23%) SolarWinds
8 19 (2.02%) VMware
9 14 (1.49%) Facebook
9 14 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
10 13 (1.38%) SAP
11 12 (1.27%) Sitecore
12 11 (1.17%) Remedy
13 10 (1.06%) Red Hat
13 10 (1.06%) DoubleClick
14 8 (0.85%) Twitter
14 8 (0.85%) Apple
14 8 (0.85%) Bloomberg
15 7 (0.74%) Tableau
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Aquent
Rate: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
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London
JM
Rate: £400 - £401 per day
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Cheshire
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Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
JM
Posted: Yesterday
London
JM
Rate: £200 - £210 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nationwide People Ltd
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Posted: Yesterday
London
JM
Rate: £120 - £130 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
JM
Rate: £130 - £150 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Rate: £200 - £300 per day
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Suffolk
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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London
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City, London
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City, London
JM
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