The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Advertising in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Advertising over the 3 months to 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Advertising
Rank 27 22 34
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Contract jobs citing Advertising 16 16 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 5.26% 5.54% 0.90%
As % of the General category 18.39% 15.24% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £475 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £331 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £414 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.32% +10.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £25.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.85 £19.50 £15.64
% change year-on-year
+27.43% +24.72%
Advertising
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent region.

General Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
87 105 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 28.62% 36.33% 38.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 62 65
Average daily rate £388 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £320 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £550 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 29
Average hourly rate £35.05 £30.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.83% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.46 £15.80 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.52 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -13.46%

Advertising
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Advertising across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Advertising Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Advertising
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Advertising across the Kent region.

Advertising Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Advertising
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Advertising across the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Advertising Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

Advertising
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Advertising across the Kent region.

Advertising Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Advertising
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Advertising within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Maidstone - - - - 2
Tunbridge Wells - - - - 1
Advertising
South East

Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 20 (60.61%) Windows
2 19 (57.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 18 (54.55%) VMware
4 16 (48.48%) Citrix
5 13 (39.39%) MS Exchange
5 13 (39.39%) XenApp
6 10 (30.30%) Firewall
6 10 (30.30%) ITIL
6 10 (30.30%) SCCM
7 9 (27.27%) MS Office
7 9 (27.27%) Cisco
8 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
9 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (18.18%) Project Planning
10 6 (18.18%) vSphere
10 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (18.18%) PRINCE2
10 6 (18.18%) DNS
10 6 (18.18%) WAN
10 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
10 6 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (18.18%) BCP
10 6 (18.18%) CheckPoint
10 6 (18.18%) CCNA
10 6 (18.18%) Change Management
11 5 (15.15%) Finance
11 5 (15.15%) LAN
11 5 (15.15%) VMware ESXi

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 13 (39.39%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (6.06%) IIS
4 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) MS Office
2 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
3 3 (9.09%) MS Project
4 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
5 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Agresso
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) Firewall
2 6 (18.18%) WAN
2 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 6 (18.18%) DNS
3 5 (15.15%) LAN
3 5 (15.15%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (12.12%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (9.09%) SAN
6 2 (6.06%) DHCP
7 1 (3.03%) VPN
7 1 (3.03%) SSL
7 1 (3.03%) NAS
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Support Engineer
2 11 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (30.30%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Project Officer
5 5 (15.15%) Network Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) Project Support Officer
7 3 (9.09%) Network Support
7 3 (9.09%) IT Support
7 3 (9.09%) Coordinator
7 3 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Project Coordinator
8 2 (6.06%) IT Support Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Consultant
8 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (6.06%) Technical Manager
8 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) Project Support Coordinator
9 1 (3.03%) JDE Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 20 (60.61%) Windows
2 19 (57.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Vista
6 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) ITIL
2 6 (18.18%) PRINCE2
2 6 (18.18%) Change Management
2 6 (18.18%) BCP
2 6 (18.18%) Project Planning
3 5 (15.15%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (9.09%) Change Control
4 3 (9.09%) PRINCE
5 2 (6.06%) Network Management
5 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity
5 2 (6.06%) Information Security
5 2 (6.06%) Network Design
5 2 (6.06%) Data Security
5 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (3.03%) Information Governance
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Test Planning
6 1 (3.03%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.03%) Migration
6 1 (3.03%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (18.18%) CCNA
2 4 (12.12%) CCNP
3 2 (6.06%) CISSP
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.06%) CISA
3 2 (6.06%) CISM
3 2 (6.06%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 13 (39.39%) XenApp
3 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (18.18%) vSphere
5 5 (15.15%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (6.06%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
6 2 (6.06%) VMware ESX
7 1 (3.03%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (30.30%) SCCM
2 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) VMware
2 16 (48.48%) Citrix
3 9 (27.27%) Cisco
4 6 (18.18%) CheckPoint
5 5 (15.15%) SolarWinds
6 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
7 2 (6.06%) Veritas
8 1 (3.03%) JD Edwards
8 1 (3.03%) Oracle
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 24 days ago