The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Advertising in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Advertising over the 3 months to 24 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Advertising
Rank 144 173 265
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +92
Contract jobs citing Advertising 335 300 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.47% 1.26% 0.59%
As % of the General category 3.26% 2.57% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 207 91
Average daily rate
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£420 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £592 £575 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Average hourly rate £26.33 £14.25 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.77% -41.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.95 £12.00 £21.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.30 £24.20 £29.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £26.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-22.11% +73.33%
Advertising
England

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

General Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
10281 11662 10231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.18% 49.00% 48.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 7561 8252 7071
Average daily rate £475 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 159 178
Average hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.70 £43.25 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

Advertising
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Advertising Jobs Demand Trend in London

Advertising
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Advertising Daily Rate Trend in London

Advertising
Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

Advertising Daily Rate Histogram in London

Advertising
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Advertising Hourly Rate Trend in London

Advertising
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

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

Advertising Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Advertising
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Advertising within the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
City of London +20 140 £425 -10.52% 121
Bromley +9 8 £619 +37.34% 1
Croydon - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Sidcup - - - - 2
Wembley - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Ealing - - - - 1
Westminster - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Hillingdon - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Wimbledon - - - - 1
Advertising
England

Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 177 (27.53%) Finance
2 166 (25.82%) Marketing
3 134 (20.84%) Microsoft
4 113 (17.57%) Agile Software Development
5 97 (15.09%) HTML
6 93 (14.46%) Stakeholder Management
7 90 (14.00%) SQL
8 78 (12.13%) .NET
9 77 (11.98%) CSS
10 76 (11.82%) JavaScript
11 72 (11.20%) Project Management
12 66 (10.26%) CRM
13 64 (9.95%) C#
14 63 (9.80%) Windows
15 59 (9.18%) SQL Server
16 54 (8.40%) SharePoint
17 53 (8.24%) Java
18 48 (7.47%) E-Commerce
18 48 (7.47%) Dynamics CRM
19 44 (6.84%) HTML5
20 40 (6.22%) Banking
21 38 (5.91%) Scrum
21 38 (5.91%) Degree
21 38 (5.91%) MS Excel
21 38 (5.91%) MVC
22 37 (5.75%) PHP
22 37 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
23 35 (5.44%) ASP.NET
24 33 (5.13%) TDD
25 32 (4.98%) Oracle

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 54 (8.40%) SharePoint
2 20 (3.11%) MS Exchange
2 20 (3.11%) SharePoint 2013
3 17 (2.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2007
5 14 (2.18%) CMS
5 14 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2003
6 13 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (2.02%) WordPress
6 13 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
7 9 (1.40%) Drupal
7 9 (1.40%) Apache
8 7 (1.09%) SharePoint Server
8 7 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (0.93%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.78%) SAS
11 4 (0.62%) IIS
11 4 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 4 (0.62%) Adobe CQ
12 3 (0.47%) Kentico
Applications
1 38 (5.91%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.33%) MS Project
3 13 (2.02%) MS Office
4 11 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.71%) Photoshop
5 9 (1.40%) Adobe Illustrator
6 8 (1.24%) InDesign
7 7 (1.09%) MS Visio
8 5 (0.78%) SPSS
8 5 (0.78%) PowerPivot
9 3 (0.47%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.16%) Mingle
10 1 (0.16%) EViews
10 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.16%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.16%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.16%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.16%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 48 (7.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (4.04%) Dynamics AX
3 24 (3.73%) Agresso
4 5 (0.78%) Google Analytics
4 5 (0.78%) Magento
5 3 (0.47%) ION MarketView
5 3 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.31%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Manufacturing
7 1 (0.16%) RMDS
7 1 (0.16%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.16%) Remedy AR System
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle E-Business Tax
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.33%) Office 365
2 9 (1.40%) Force.com
3 6 (0.93%) Heroku
4 5 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.47%) SaaS
7 2 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.31%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.02%) DNS
2 11 (1.71%) TCP/IP
3 10 (1.56%) DHCP
4 7 (1.09%) Firewall
5 5 (0.78%) Internet
5 5 (0.78%) LAN
5 5 (0.78%) WAN
6 4 (0.62%) SMS
6 4 (0.62%) Intranet
7 2 (0.31%) SAN
7 2 (0.31%) IMAP
7 2 (0.31%) Network Security
7 2 (0.31%) VPN
7 2 (0.31%) SNA
8 1 (0.16%) FTP
8 1 (0.16%) SMTP
8 1 (0.16%) Extranet
8 1 (0.16%) DMZ
8 1 (0.16%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (9.18%) SQL Server
2 25 (3.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (3.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (3.73%) MySQL
4 18 (2.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 14 (2.18%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (1.40%) MongoDB
9 7 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (0.93%) Oracle Database
11 5 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (0.78%) Microsoft Power View
12 4 (0.62%) OLAP Cube
12 4 (0.62%) DataStage
12 4 (0.62%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.62%) DB2
12 4 (0.62%) OLAP
12 4 (0.62%) Relational Database
12 4 (0.62%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 15 (2.33%) Git (software)
2 10 (1.56%) Subversion
3 9 (1.40%) JIRA
4 8 (1.24%) Selenium
5 7 (1.09%) Maven
5 7 (1.09%) Jenkins
6 6 (0.93%) Cucumber
6 6 (0.93%) Visual Studio
7 5 (0.78%) JUnit
8 4 (0.62%) Ant
8 4 (0.62%) ClearCase
9 3 (0.47%) Dreamweaver
9 3 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.47%) JBehave
9 3 (0.47%) WebDriver
9 3 (0.47%) Hudson
9 3 (0.47%) CruiseControl
9 3 (0.47%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.31%) Mockito
10 2 (0.31%) Axure RP
General
1 177 (27.53%) Finance
2 166 (25.82%) Marketing
3 40 (6.22%) Banking
4 21 (3.27%) Retail
5 13 (2.02%) Billing
6 11 (1.71%) Telecoms
7 10 (1.56%) Games
8 9 (1.40%) Front Office
8 9 (1.40%) Investment Banking
9 8 (1.24%) Publishing
9 8 (1.24%) French Language
10 7 (1.09%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.78%) Legal
12 4 (0.62%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.62%) Mandarin Language
12 4 (0.62%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.47%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.47%) Law
14 2 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.31%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 183 (28.46%) Developer
2 107 (16.64%) Analyst
3 62 (9.64%) Project Manager
4 61 (9.49%) Business Analyst
4 61 (9.49%) Consultant
5 25 (3.89%) Microsoft Developer
6 23 (3.58%) Senior Developer
7 18 (2.80%) Java Developer
7 18 (2.80%) Front-End Developer
7 18 (2.80%) Designer
7 18 (2.80%) CRM Developer
8 17 (2.64%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 16 (2.49%) Administrator
9 16 (2.49%) Web Developer
9 16 (2.49%) Architect
10 15 (2.33%) Systems Engineer
10 15 (2.33%) .NET Developer
11 14 (2.18%) Programme Manager
11 14 (2.18%) Technical Analyst
12 12 (1.87%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (15.09%) HTML
2 78 (12.13%) .NET
3 77 (11.98%) CSS
4 44 (6.84%) HTML5
5 35 (5.44%) ASP.NET
6 31 (4.82%) jQuery
7 28 (4.35%) AngularJS
8 26 (4.04%) Web Services
9 24 (3.73%) XML
10 20 (3.11%) CSS3
11 14 (2.18%) Spring
12 13 (2.02%) SOAP
13 12 (1.87%) JSP
13 12 (1.87%) WCF
13 12 (1.87%) REST
14 11 (1.71%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (1.56%) RESTful
15 10 (1.56%) Flash
16 9 (1.40%) Ajax
16 9 (1.40%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 37 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (4.82%) Digital Media
3 28 (4.35%) Social Media
4 26 (4.04%) Video on Demand
5 19 (2.95%) User Experience
6 18 (2.80%) Mobile App
7 12 (1.87%) Computer Science
8 11 (1.71%) Replication
9 8 (1.24%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.24%) Visualisation
10 7 (1.09%) Open Source
10 7 (1.09%) Mobile Payment
11 6 (0.93%) Derivative
11 6 (0.93%) Data Integration
12 5 (0.78%) Credit Risk
12 5 (0.78%) Online Banking
12 5 (0.78%) Mathematics
12 5 (0.78%) Mainframe
12 5 (0.78%) Data Structures
13 4 (0.62%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 63 (9.80%) Windows
2 22 (3.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (2.95%) Linux
4 16 (2.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (2.02%) Windows 7
5 13 (2.02%) Apple iOS
5 13 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (1.87%) UNIX
7 11 (1.71%) Android
8 10 (1.56%) Mac OS X
9 6 (0.93%) Windows 8
10 5 (0.78%) Windows XP
11 4 (0.62%) AIX
11 4 (0.62%) zOS
12 3 (0.47%) Solaris
12 3 (0.47%) NetWare
12 3 (0.47%) SUSE
12 3 (0.47%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.31%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (17.57%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (14.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 72 (11.20%) Project Management
4 66 (10.26%) CRM
5 48 (7.47%) E-Commerce
6 38 (5.91%) MVC
6 38 (5.91%) Scrum
7 33 (5.13%) TDD
8 28 (4.35%) Analytics
9 27 (4.20%) Migration
9 27 (4.20%) Business Analysis
9 27 (4.20%) ITIL
9 27 (4.20%) PRINCE2
10 26 (4.04%) Change Management
11 25 (3.89%) Business Intelligence
11 25 (3.89%) BDD
12 23 (3.58%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (3.58%) OO
13 20 (3.11%) Mentoring
14 18 (2.80%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 90 (14.00%) SQL
2 76 (11.82%) JavaScript
3 64 (9.95%) C#
4 53 (8.24%) Java
5 37 (5.75%) PHP
6 18 (2.80%) Python
7 15 (2.33%) PowerShell
8 13 (2.02%) Ruby
9 12 (1.87%) Perl
10 11 (1.71%) C
11 9 (1.40%) C++
11 9 (1.40%) T-SQL
12 6 (0.93%) Bash Shell
13 4 (0.62%) Objective-C
13 4 (0.62%) Scala
14 3 (0.47%) ActionScript 3.0
14 3 (0.47%) Lua
14 3 (0.47%) ActionScript
15 2 (0.31%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.31%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (5.91%) Degree
2 18 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (0.93%) CISSP
4 5 (0.78%) CISM
4 5 (0.78%) PMI Certification
5 4 (0.62%) MCSE
5 4 (0.62%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.62%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.47%) PMP
7 2 (0.31%) CRISC
7 2 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.31%) ISEB
7 2 (0.31%) CNE
7 2 (0.31%) Novell Certification
7 2 (0.31%) MCITP
8 1 (0.16%) CIPD
8 1 (0.16%) ACCA
8 1 (0.16%) CISA
8 1 (0.16%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.18%) QA
2 7 (1.09%) Solvency II
3 6 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.78%) SLA
5 4 (0.62%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.16%) EMIR
6 1 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.16%) Basel II
System Software
1 32 (4.98%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.02%) vSphere
4 7 (1.09%) Varnish
4 7 (1.09%) RACF
5 6 (0.93%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.47%) NDS
6 3 (0.47%) Novell eDirectory
6 3 (0.47%) ACF2
7 2 (0.31%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.31%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.16%) Postfix
8 1 (0.16%) XenApp
8 1 (0.16%) NFS
8 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.16%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 9 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (1.24%) Puppet
3 7 (1.09%) Ansible
4 4 (0.62%) Salt
4 4 (0.62%) Icinga
5 3 (0.47%) Nagios
6 2 (0.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.31%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.16%) Zenoss
7 1 (0.16%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.16%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.16%) DameWare
7 1 (0.16%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.16%) ServiceCenter
7 1 (0.16%) SCOM
7 1 (0.16%) Graphite
7 1 (0.16%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.16%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.16%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.16%) StatsD
Vendors
1 134 (20.84%) Microsoft
2 32 (4.98%) Oracle
3 24 (3.73%) VMware
4 21 (3.27%) Adobe
5 17 (2.64%) Salesforce.com
6 14 (2.18%) Tableau
7 10 (1.56%) IBM
8 9 (1.40%) JD Edwards
8 9 (1.40%) Google
9 6 (0.93%) Zend
9 6 (0.93%) Facebook
9 6 (0.93%) MicroStrategy
9 6 (0.93%) Novell
10 5 (0.78%) HP
10 5 (0.78%) Ab Initio
10 5 (0.78%) Rackspace
11 4 (0.62%) Datanomic
11 4 (0.62%) DoubleClick
11 4 (0.62%) Teradata
11 4 (0.62%) Twitter
London
JM
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Premier Media
Rate: £150 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Premier Media
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Meadows Consulting Limited
Rate: Unspecified £market rate
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Premier Media
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Roc Search
Posted: 2 days ago
Bromley, Kent
JM
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £420 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
JNC Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Next Ventures Limited
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £1 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £220 - £240 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £490 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £490 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 13 days ago