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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Advertising
Rank 30 41 38
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Contract jobs citing Advertising 7 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 3.23% 0.86% 0.34%
As % of the General category 9.21% 2.27% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate £388 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £331 £375
% change year-on-year
+16.60% -11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £15.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -45.45%
General Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
76 132 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 35.02% 38.04% 38.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 64 72
Average daily rate £388 £308 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.01% +46.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £240 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 12
Average hourly rate £17.00 £33.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.25% +91.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone - - - - 1
Tunbridge Wells - - - - 1
West Malling - - - -
Advertising
South East

Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (42.86%) MS Project
1 6 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) PRINCE
3 4 (28.57%) Service Management
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) PMP
3 4 (28.57%) PMI Certification
3 4 (28.57%) Release Management
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 3 (21.43%) WAN
4 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
4 3 (21.43%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) Firewall
5 2 (14.29%) MVC
5 2 (14.29%) VMware
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 2 (14.29%) MS Office
5 2 (14.29%) Windows
5 2 (14.29%) DSDM
5 2 (14.29%) C
5 2 (14.29%) C#
5 2 (14.29%) Java
5 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) VBScript

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (7.14%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Project
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
2 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
3 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) WAN
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) LAN
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (7.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
2 2 (14.29%) Selenium
2 2 (14.29%) TestComplete
3 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Law
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Network Support
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Sitecore Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Commercial Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) WCF
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.14%) WPF
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (7.14%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (35.71%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) PRINCE
3 4 (28.57%) Service Management
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 4 (28.57%) Release Management
4 3 (21.43%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) MVC
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 2 (14.29%) DSDM
5 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Change Control
6 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
6 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
6 1 (7.14%) Document Management
6 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C
1 2 (14.29%) C#
1 2 (14.29%) Java
1 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
1 2 (14.29%) VBScript
1 2 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) PMP
1 4 (28.57%) PMI Certification
2 2 (14.29%) CCNP
2 2 (14.29%) CCNA
2 2 (14.29%) ISEB
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
1 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.14%) Sitecore
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £370 - £420 per annum + rolling extension
Posted: 24 days ago