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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Advertising
Rank 22 21 33
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Contract jobs citing Advertising 19 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 6.57% 5.10% 1.09%
As % of the General category 18.27% 13.76% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +22.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £380 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.85 £15.77
% change year-on-year
+26.08% +13.17%
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
104 109 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 35.99% 37.07% 30.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 57 52
Average daily rate £388 £450 £341
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +31.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £319 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 3
Average hourly rate £35.05 £35.00 £11.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.14% +195.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £20.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+23.17% -29.31%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 - - - -
Advertising
South East

Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 18 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 18 (54.55%) VMware
2 18 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (45.45%) Citrix
4 13 (39.39%) MS Exchange
4 13 (39.39%) XenApp
5 11 (33.33%) Firewall
6 10 (30.30%) Cisco
6 10 (30.30%) SCCM
7 9 (27.27%) ITIL
8 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (24.24%) Change Management
9 7 (21.21%) CheckPoint
9 7 (21.21%) Finance
9 7 (21.21%) MS Office
9 7 (21.21%) CCNA
9 7 (21.21%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (21.21%) WAN
9 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
9 7 (21.21%) DNS
10 6 (18.18%) LAN
10 6 (18.18%) BCP
10 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (18.18%) SolarWinds
10 6 (18.18%) vSphere
10 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (15.15%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (15.15%) VMware ESXi

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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
4 1 (3.03%) CMS
4 1 (3.03%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) MS Office
2 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
3 3 (9.09%) MS Visio
3 3 (9.09%) MS Project
4 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 11 (33.33%) Firewall
2 7 (21.21%) WAN
2 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
2 7 (21.21%) DNS
3 6 (18.18%) LAN
3 6 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (15.15%) 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 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Support Engineer
2 11 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (30.30%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Network Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Project Officer
6 4 (12.12%) Network Support
6 4 (12.12%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Coordinator
7 3 (9.09%) Project Coordinator
7 3 (9.09%) Project Support Officer
8 2 (6.06%) IT Administrator
8 2 (6.06%) Administrator
8 2 (6.06%) Technical Manager
8 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) IT Support
9 1 (3.03%) Project Support Coordinator
9 1 (3.03%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (3.03%) JDE Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) Web Services
2 1 (3.03%) WCF
2 1 (3.03%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 20 (60.61%) Windows
2 18 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) ITIL
2 8 (24.24%) Change Management
3 6 (18.18%) BCP
4 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
4 5 (15.15%) Project Planning
4 5 (15.15%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (12.12%) Change Control
6 2 (6.06%) Network Management
6 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (6.06%) Data Security
6 2 (6.06%) PRINCE
6 2 (6.06%) Network Design
6 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity
6 2 (6.06%) Information Security
7 1 (3.03%) TDD
7 1 (3.03%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.03%) Document Management
7 1 (3.03%) Project Management
7 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.03%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) C
1 1 (3.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (21.21%) CCNA
2 5 (15.15%) 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 6 (18.18%) vSphere
3 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (15.15%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (6.06%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.06%) VMware ESX
6 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 15 (45.45%) Citrix
3 10 (30.30%) Cisco
4 7 (21.21%) CheckPoint
5 6 (18.18%) SolarWinds
6 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
7 2 (6.06%) Veritas
8 1 (3.03%) JD Edwards
8 1 (3.03%) Oracle
8 1 (3.03%) Sitecore
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 12 days ago