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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Advertising
Rank 203 228 344
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +116
Contract jobs citing Advertising 535 411 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.07% 0.87% 0.45%
As % of the General category 2.81% 2.12% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 293 143
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £248 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 5
Average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.10 £12.00 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.06 £27.20 £28.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £25.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-20.58% +70.00%
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
19065 19400 18470
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.24% 41.15% 41.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 12772 12494 11109
Average daily rate £440 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 461 534 723
Average hourly rate £22.13 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.56% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.18 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £21.94
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +4.84%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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 22 December 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 +25 335 £415 +3.75% 292
South East -1 65 £400 +21.21% 111
East Midlands +21 28 £400 -20.00% 19
West Midlands +11 27 £375 +18.11% 65
North West +6 24 £425 +19.29% 59
East of England -9 24 £363 -6.45% 29
Yorkshire 0 18 £375 -11.50% 64
South West - 7 £400 - 40
North East - 5 £250 - 17
Midlands - - - -
Advertising
UK

Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 315 (29.30%) Microsoft
2 279 (25.95%) Finance
3 222 (20.65%) Marketing
4 163 (15.16%) Agile Software Development
5 158 (14.70%) SQL
6 144 (13.40%) .NET
7 141 (13.12%) HTML
8 133 (12.37%) CRM
9 130 (12.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 124 (11.53%) JavaScript
11 119 (11.07%) SharePoint
12 118 (10.98%) CSS
13 114 (10.60%) C#
14 107 (9.95%) Dynamics CRM
15 95 (8.84%) Windows
15 95 (8.84%) Dynamics AX
16 93 (8.65%) Project Management
17 85 (7.91%) MS Excel
18 78 (7.26%) SQL Server
19 73 (6.79%) Oracle
20 71 (6.60%) Agresso
21 69 (6.42%) Java
21 69 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
22 67 (6.23%) HTML5
23 65 (6.05%) Active Directory
24 61 (5.67%) ASP.NET
25 58 (5.40%) ITIL
25 58 (5.40%) Scrum
25 58 (5.40%) Business Analysis
26 57 (5.30%) Degree

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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
1 119 (11.07%) SharePoint
2 35 (3.26%) SharePoint 2013
3 31 (2.88%) MS Exchange
4 26 (2.42%) CMS
5 24 (2.23%) SharePoint 2010
6 20 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2010
7 18 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
8 15 (1.40%) BizTalk Server
8 15 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2013
9 14 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
10 13 (1.21%) WordPress
11 12 (1.12%) SharePoint Server
12 11 (1.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 10 (0.93%) Tomcat
14 9 (0.84%) Apache
14 9 (0.84%) Drupal
15 8 (0.74%) IIS
16 7 (0.65%) Node.js
16 7 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
17 6 (0.56%) JBoss
Applications
1 85 (7.91%) MS Excel
2 42 (3.91%) MS Office
3 25 (2.33%) Photoshop
4 21 (1.95%) MS Project
5 17 (1.58%) Adobe Illustrator
6 16 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
7 11 (1.02%) MS Visio
8 9 (0.84%) PowerPivot
9 8 (0.74%) InDesign
10 5 (0.47%) SPSS
11 4 (0.37%) InfoPath
11 4 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
12 3 (0.28%) OmniGraffle
12 3 (0.28%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.093%) Fireworks
13 1 (0.093%) Adobe Premiere
13 1 (0.093%) Adobe After Effects
13 1 (0.093%) Mingle
13 1 (0.093%) EViews
13 1 (0.093%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 107 (9.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 95 (8.84%) Dynamics AX
3 71 (6.60%) Agresso
4 6 (0.56%) Google Analytics
5 5 (0.47%) Magento
6 3 (0.28%) ION MarketView
6 3 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.28%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 2 (0.19%) WebTrends
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.19%) SAP PM
8 1 (0.093%) RMDS
8 1 (0.093%) assyst
8 1 (0.093%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.093%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.093%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.093%) Oracle Manufacturing
8 1 (0.093%) JDE World
8 1 (0.093%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.093%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.86%) Office 365
2 9 (0.84%) Force.com
3 6 (0.56%) Heroku
4 5 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.47%) SaaS
5 4 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.37%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.093%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.14%) DNS
2 21 (1.95%) TCP/IP
3 20 (1.86%) Firewall
4 15 (1.40%) DHCP
5 13 (1.21%) WAN
5 13 (1.21%) LAN
6 8 (0.74%) Internet
7 6 (0.56%) SAN
8 5 (0.47%) Intranet
8 5 (0.47%) SMS
8 5 (0.47%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (0.28%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (0.28%) Network Security
9 3 (0.28%) VPN
10 2 (0.19%) SNA
10 2 (0.19%) MPLS
10 2 (0.19%) Extranet
10 2 (0.19%) LDAP
10 2 (0.19%) Broadband
10 2 (0.19%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (7.26%) SQL Server
2 55 (5.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 41 (3.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 35 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 26 (2.42%) MySQL
6 17 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
8 13 (1.21%) Oracle Database
9 11 (1.02%) Relational Database
9 11 (1.02%) MongoDB
9 11 (1.02%) DB2
10 10 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (0.84%) Microsoft Power View
12 8 (0.74%) OLAP Cube
12 8 (0.74%) OLAP
13 6 (0.56%) JasperReports
13 6 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (0.37%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 18 (1.67%) Subversion
1 18 (1.67%) Git (software)
2 9 (0.84%) JIRA
2 9 (0.84%) Visual Studio
3 8 (0.74%) ClearCase
3 8 (0.74%) Dreamweaver
3 8 (0.74%) Selenium
3 8 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (0.74%) MorphX
3 8 (0.74%) Cucumber
4 7 (0.65%) Maven
4 7 (0.65%) Jenkins
5 5 (0.47%) Ant
5 5 (0.47%) JUnit
6 4 (0.37%) ClearQuest
6 4 (0.37%) PHPUnit
7 3 (0.28%) JBehave
7 3 (0.28%) WebDriver
7 3 (0.28%) CruiseControl
7 3 (0.28%) Hudson
General
1 279 (25.95%) Finance
2 222 (20.65%) Marketing
3 45 (4.19%) Banking
4 35 (3.26%) Telecoms
5 33 (3.07%) Manufacturing
6 26 (2.42%) Retail
7 15 (1.40%) Billing
8 12 (1.12%) Publishing
9 11 (1.02%) Games
10 10 (0.93%) Investment Banking
11 9 (0.84%) Legal
11 9 (0.84%) Front Office
11 9 (0.84%) French Language
12 6 (0.56%) Law
13 4 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.37%) Multimedia
13 4 (0.37%) Spanish Language
13 4 (0.37%) Mandarin Language
14 3 (0.28%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.19%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 298 (27.72%) Developer
2 193 (17.95%) Analyst
3 135 (12.56%) Consultant
4 103 (9.58%) Business Analyst
5 82 (7.63%) Project Manager
6 46 (4.28%) Microsoft Developer
7 38 (3.53%) CRM Developer
8 37 (3.44%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 31 (2.88%) Architect
10 28 (2.60%) Designer
11 27 (2.51%) Technical Consultant
11 27 (2.51%) Java Developer
12 25 (2.33%) Senior Developer
13 23 (2.14%) Senior Analyst
13 23 (2.14%) Dynamics AX Consultant
14 22 (2.05%) Dynamics AX Developer
14 22 (2.05%) Administrator
15 21 (1.95%) Programme Manager
15 21 (1.95%) Web Developer
15 21 (1.95%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (13.40%) .NET
2 141 (13.12%) HTML
3 118 (10.98%) CSS
4 67 (6.23%) HTML5
5 61 (5.67%) ASP.NET
6 53 (4.93%) jQuery
7 37 (3.44%) Web Services
8 35 (3.26%) XML
9 33 (3.07%) CSS3
10 32 (2.98%) AngularJS
11 25 (2.33%) WCF
12 22 (2.05%) Spring
13 20 (1.86%) J2EE
13 20 (1.86%) SOAP
14 19 (1.77%) Flash
15 16 (1.49%) JSP
16 15 (1.40%) REST
17 13 (1.21%) ASP.NET MVC
17 13 (1.21%) Ruby on Rails
18 12 (1.12%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 69 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (3.63%) Social Media
3 37 (3.44%) User Experience
4 35 (3.26%) Digital Media
5 27 (2.51%) Video on Demand
6 22 (2.05%) Mobile App
6 22 (2.05%) Mathematics
7 20 (1.86%) Computer Science
8 14 (1.30%) Blackberry
9 13 (1.21%) Mainframe
10 12 (1.12%) Replication
11 10 (0.93%) Management Information System
12 9 (0.84%) Visualisation
12 9 (0.84%) Open Source
13 7 (0.65%) Data Integration
13 7 (0.65%) Mobile Payment
14 6 (0.56%) Data Structures
14 6 (0.56%) iPhone
14 6 (0.56%) Copywriting
14 6 (0.56%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 95 (8.84%) Windows
2 41 (3.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (2.70%) Linux
4 27 (2.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 26 (2.42%) Apple iOS
6 23 (2.14%) Android
7 22 (2.05%) UNIX
8 18 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (1.67%) Windows 7
9 12 (1.12%) Solaris
10 11 (1.02%) Windows 8
11 10 (0.93%) Mac OS X
12 8 (0.74%) AIX
13 7 (0.65%) Windows XP
13 7 (0.65%) Windows Vista
14 4 (0.37%) zOS
14 4 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
15 3 (0.28%) Windows 2000 Server
15 3 (0.28%) SUSE
15 3 (0.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (15.16%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (12.37%) CRM
3 130 (12.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 93 (8.65%) Project Management
5 58 (5.40%) ITIL
5 58 (5.40%) Scrum
5 58 (5.40%) Business Analysis
6 54 (5.02%) E-Commerce
7 50 (4.65%) ERP
7 50 (4.65%) Migration
8 49 (4.56%) PRINCE2
9 44 (4.09%) MVC
10 41 (3.81%) TDD
11 37 (3.44%) Business Intelligence
12 35 (3.26%) Change Management
12 35 (3.26%) Analytics
13 30 (2.79%) OO
14 28 (2.60%) Waterfall
15 26 (2.42%) BDD
16 24 (2.23%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 158 (14.70%) SQL
2 124 (11.53%) JavaScript
3 114 (10.60%) C#
4 69 (6.42%) Java
5 48 (4.47%) PHP
6 31 (2.88%) C
7 23 (2.14%) X++
8 20 (1.86%) Python
9 19 (1.77%) T-SQL
10 18 (1.67%) PowerShell
10 18 (1.67%) Ruby
11 16 (1.49%) Perl
12 12 (1.12%) C++
13 7 (0.65%) Scala
14 6 (0.56%) Bash Shell
15 5 (0.47%) ActionScript 3.0
15 5 (0.47%) Objective-C
15 5 (0.47%) ActionScript
16 4 (0.37%) COBOL
16 4 (0.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 57 (5.30%) Degree
2 28 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (0.93%) CISSP
4 9 (0.84%) CISM
5 8 (0.74%) PMI Certification
6 7 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (0.65%) SC Cleared
6 7 (0.65%) Security Cleared
7 6 (0.56%) CRISC
7 6 (0.56%) ISEB
7 6 (0.56%) PMP
8 5 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (0.47%) MCSE
8 5 (0.47%) CCNA
8 5 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (0.28%) CISA
9 3 (0.28%) CIPD
9 3 (0.28%) CCNP
9 3 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.19%) CNE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (2.33%) QA
2 9 (0.84%) SLA
2 9 (0.84%) Solvency II
3 6 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.47%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.37%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.19%) COBIT
8 1 (0.093%) Basel II
8 1 (0.093%) EMIR
8 1 (0.093%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 65 (6.05%) Active Directory
2 22 (2.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (1.95%) vSphere
4 12 (1.12%) XenApp
5 10 (0.93%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.65%) Varnish
6 7 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (0.65%) RACF
7 4 (0.37%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.28%) NDS
8 3 (0.28%) Novell eDirectory
8 3 (0.28%) ACF2
9 2 (0.19%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.093%) Postfix
10 1 (0.093%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.093%) NFS
Systems Management
1 9 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (0.74%) Puppet
3 7 (0.65%) SCCM
3 7 (0.65%) Ansible
4 4 (0.37%) Salt
4 4 (0.37%) Icinga
5 3 (0.28%) Nagios
6 2 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.19%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.093%) Zenoss
7 1 (0.093%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.093%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.093%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.093%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.093%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.093%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.093%) StatsD
7 1 (0.093%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.093%) SCOM
7 1 (0.093%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 315 (29.30%) Microsoft
2 73 (6.79%) Oracle
3 45 (4.19%) VMware
4 30 (2.79%) Citrix
5 28 (2.60%) Adobe
6 18 (1.67%) JD Edwards
7 16 (1.49%) SAP
7 16 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
8 14 (1.30%) IBM
8 14 (1.30%) Tableau
9 13 (1.21%) Cisco
10 12 (1.12%) Remedy
11 11 (1.02%) Google
12 8 (0.74%) Facebook
12 8 (0.74%) Red Hat
13 7 (0.65%) HP
13 7 (0.65%) CheckPoint
14 6 (0.56%) Zend
14 6 (0.56%) SolarWinds
14 6 (0.56%) MicroStrategy
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