The first 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 29 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 Kent 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Advertising
Rank 20 21 30
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Contract jobs citing Advertising 18 17 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 6.69% 6.14% 1.61%
As % of the General category 16.36% 16.04% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 3
Average daily rate
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£350 £388 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -22.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £343 £460
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £505 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £17.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £16.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -23.25%
General Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
110 106 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 40.89% 38.27% 35.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 54 47
Average daily rate £363 £400 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +12.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £275 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 8
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £10.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +88.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £22.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -16.66%
Advertising
South East

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 29 July 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 29 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - - - -
Tunbridge Wells - - - - 1
Advertising
South East

Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 13 (52.00%) Windows
1 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (44.00%) VMware
2 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (40.00%) Firewall
3 10 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 9 (36.00%) Citrix
4 9 (36.00%) Finance
4 9 (36.00%) XenApp
5 7 (28.00%) Change Management
5 7 (28.00%) WAN
5 7 (28.00%) ITIL
5 7 (28.00%) SCCM
6 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
6 6 (24.00%) DNS
6 6 (24.00%) Cisco
7 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (20.00%) CCNP
7 5 (20.00%) CCNA
7 5 (20.00%) CheckPoint
7 5 (20.00%) LAN
7 5 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (16.00%) SolarWinds
8 4 (16.00%) Project Planning
8 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
8 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
8 4 (16.00%) MS Project
8 4 (16.00%) MS Office

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 10 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (4.00%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Project
1 4 (16.00%) MS Office
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (16.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) Firewall
2 7 (28.00%) WAN
3 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (24.00%) DNS
4 5 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (20.00%) LAN
4 5 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (12.00%) SAN
6 2 (8.00%) SSL
7 1 (4.00%) DHCP
7 1 (4.00%) NAS
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Law
3 1 (4.00%) Legal
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Support Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Network Support
4 4 (16.00%) Project Officer
5 3 (12.00%) Project Support Officer
6 2 (8.00%) IT Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) Project Coordinator
6 2 (8.00%) Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) Coordinator
6 2 (8.00%) Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Commercial Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Developer
7 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
1 1 (4.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) ITIL
1 7 (28.00%) Change Management
2 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (16.00%) BCP
2 4 (16.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (8.00%) Change Control
3 2 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (4.00%) Information Security
4 1 (4.00%) TDD
4 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.00%) Document Management
4 1 (4.00%) Network Design
4 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.00%) Benchmarking
4 1 (4.00%) Project Management
4 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) CCNP
1 5 (20.00%) CCNA
1 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (36.00%) XenApp
3 3 (12.00%) vSphere
4 2 (8.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (8.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) VMware
2 9 (36.00%) Citrix
3 6 (24.00%) Cisco
4 5 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 4 (16.00%) SolarWinds
6 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (8.00%) Veritas
8 1 (4.00%) Sitecore
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