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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Advertising
Rank 32 23 36
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Contract jobs citing Advertising 10 16 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 3.60% 5.32% 0.87%
As % of the General category 13.70% 15.24% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 2
Average daily rate
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£300 £444 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.39% +26.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £326 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £25.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +54.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £21.00 £15.64
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +34.31%
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
73 105 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 26.26% 34.88% 39.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 63 64
Average daily rate £320 £450 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +23.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £330 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 33
Average hourly rate £37.53 £30.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.08% +57.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.20 £15.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £45.00 £34.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -16.00%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 - - - - 1
Tunbridge Wells - - - -
Advertising
South East

Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 18 (69.23%) Windows
2 17 (65.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
4 15 (57.69%) VMware
5 14 (53.85%) Citrix
6 11 (42.31%) MS Exchange
6 11 (42.31%) XenApp
7 10 (38.46%) SCCM
8 8 (30.77%) Cisco
9 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (26.92%) MS Office
9 7 (26.92%) Firewall
9 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (23.08%) vSphere
10 6 (23.08%) ITIL
10 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
10 6 (23.08%) BCP
11 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
11 5 (19.23%) DNS
11 5 (19.23%) CCNA
11 5 (19.23%) CheckPoint
11 5 (19.23%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (19.23%) Network Monitoring
12 4 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (15.38%) Windows Vista
12 4 (15.38%) Change Management
12 4 (15.38%) Finance
12 4 (15.38%) LAN

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Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 11 (42.31%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.69%) IIS
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Office
2 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Agresso
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) Firewall
2 5 (19.23%) DNS
2 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
3 4 (15.38%) LAN
3 4 (15.38%) WAN
3 4 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (11.54%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (7.69%) SAN
5 2 (7.69%) DHCP
6 1 (3.85%) VPN
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Legal
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Support Engineer
2 10 (38.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (34.62%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Network Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Project Officer
7 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) IT Support
7 2 (7.69%) Project Support Officer
7 2 (7.69%) Technical Manager
7 2 (7.69%) Network Support
7 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Project Coordinator
7 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) Coordinator
7 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (7.69%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 18 (69.23%) Windows
2 17 (65.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (15.38%) Windows Vista
6 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
6 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) ITIL
1 6 (23.08%) BCP
2 5 (19.23%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (15.38%) Change Management
4 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
4 3 (11.54%) Project Planning
4 3 (11.54%) PRINCE
5 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (7.69%) Network Management
5 2 (7.69%) Change Control
5 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
5 2 (7.69%) Information Security
5 2 (7.69%) Network Design
5 2 (7.69%) Data Security
6 1 (3.85%) Migration
6 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.85%) CRM
6 1 (3.85%) SOA
6 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.85%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (19.23%) CCNA
2 3 (11.54%) CCNP
3 2 (7.69%) CISSP
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.69%) CISA
3 2 (7.69%) CISM
3 2 (7.69%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 11 (42.31%) XenApp
3 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (23.08%) vSphere
5 5 (19.23%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (7.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
6 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
7 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (38.46%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) VMware
2 14 (53.85%) Citrix
3 8 (30.77%) Cisco
4 5 (19.23%) CheckPoint
5 3 (11.54%) SolarWinds
5 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
6 2 (7.69%) Veritas
7 1 (3.85%) JD Edwards
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle
Romney Marsh
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