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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Advertising
Rank 167 218 251
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +33
Contract jobs citing Advertising 318 235 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.31% 0.94% 0.63%
As % of the General category 2.91% 1.85% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 170 117
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 6
Average hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £37.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -36.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.60 £18.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.40 £29.20 £53.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.85 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+19.39% +7.68%
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
10916 12688 13551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.87% 50.72% 52.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 7583 8959 9276
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 171 232
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £48.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.41%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +20 114 £425 -5.55% 100
Bromley +6 5 £488 +50.00% 1
Croydon - 2 £270 -
Docklands, London - 1 £540 -
Ealing - - - -
Hackney - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Hammersmith - - - - 2
Wimbledon - - - - 1
Beckenham - - - -
Hounslow - - - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Twickenham - - - - 1
Upminster - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Advertising
England

Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 154 (25.33%) Marketing
2 144 (23.68%) Finance
3 118 (19.41%) Microsoft
4 110 (18.09%) HTML
5 101 (16.61%) SQL
6 81 (13.32%) CSS
7 76 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 76 (12.50%) .NET
8 73 (12.01%) Windows
9 69 (11.35%) Degree
10 65 (10.69%) Stakeholder Management
11 61 (10.03%) Project Management
12 59 (9.70%) SQL Server
12 59 (9.70%) MS Excel
13 55 (9.05%) CRM
13 55 (9.05%) C#
14 53 (8.72%) Java
14 53 (8.72%) Agile Software Development
14 53 (8.72%) Banking
15 45 (7.40%) SharePoint
16 43 (7.07%) XML
16 43 (7.07%) MVC
17 39 (6.41%) TDD
17 39 (6.41%) Analytics
18 38 (6.25%) E-Commerce
19 37 (6.09%) jQuery
20 36 (5.92%) Scrum
21 35 (5.76%) HTML5
22 34 (5.59%) Active Directory
22 34 (5.59%) OO

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 45 (7.40%) SharePoint
2 25 (4.11%) MS Exchange
3 16 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2003
5 14 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2007
6 13 (2.14%) CMS
7 10 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
8 9 (1.48%) SAS
8 9 (1.48%) WebLogic
9 8 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
10 7 (1.15%) Drupal
11 6 (0.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 6 (0.99%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (0.66%) Node.js
13 3 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
13 3 (0.49%) Umbraco
13 3 (0.49%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.49%) Apache
13 3 (0.49%) IIS
Applications
1 59 (9.70%) MS Excel
2 23 (3.78%) Photoshop
2 23 (3.78%) MS Office
3 19 (3.13%) MS Project
3 19 (3.13%) MS Visio
4 17 (2.80%) Adobe Illustrator
5 13 (2.14%) InDesign
6 11 (1.81%) MS PowerPoint
7 9 (1.48%) OmniGraffle
8 7 (1.15%) PowerPivot
9 4 (0.66%) Adobe After Effects
9 4 (0.66%) SPSS
10 3 (0.49%) Fireworks
11 2 (0.33%) Adobe Premiere
11 2 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.16%) Mingle
12 1 (0.16%) CINEMA 4D
12 1 (0.16%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.16%) Maya
12 1 (0.16%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 30 (4.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (3.78%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (1.81%) Google Analytics
4 7 (1.15%) Agresso
5 4 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.33%) SAP BPC
7 2 (0.33%) Adaptiv
7 2 (0.33%) SAP SD
7 2 (0.33%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.16%) SAP R/3
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.16%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.16%) Remedy AR System
8 1 (0.16%) RMDS
8 1 (0.16%) Hyperion Enterprise
8 1 (0.16%) Hyperion Planning
8 1 (0.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.15%) Force.com
2 6 (0.99%) SaaS
3 5 (0.82%) PaaS
3 5 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.33%) GitHub
6 2 (0.33%) IaaS
6 2 (0.33%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (4.11%) Firewall
2 19 (3.13%) TCP/IP
2 19 (3.13%) DNS
3 18 (2.96%) LAN
4 17 (2.80%) WAN
4 17 (2.80%) DHCP
5 15 (2.47%) Internet
6 5 (0.82%) SAN
6 5 (0.82%) Intranet
7 4 (0.66%) SMS
8 3 (0.49%) HTTP
9 2 (0.33%) VPN
10 1 (0.16%) VoIP
10 1 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.16%) Wireless
10 1 (0.16%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (0.16%) Network Security
10 1 (0.16%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.16%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.16%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (9.70%) SQL Server
2 23 (3.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (2.96%) MySQL
4 16 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (1.81%) MongoDB
8 8 (1.32%) NoSQL
8 8 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (1.32%) Relational Database
9 6 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (0.82%) Data Mining
10 5 (0.82%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.66%) Big Data
11 4 (0.66%) QlikView
12 3 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.49%) DataStage
12 3 (0.49%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (3.45%) JIRA
2 14 (2.30%) Selenium
2 14 (2.30%) Subversion
3 13 (2.14%) Git (software)
4 12 (1.97%) Visual Studio
5 9 (1.48%) Bitbucket
6 7 (1.15%) Jenkins
6 7 (1.15%) TeamCity
7 6 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (0.99%) Dreamweaver
7 6 (0.99%) JUnit
8 5 (0.82%) NUnit
8 5 (0.82%) Maven
8 5 (0.82%) Cucumber
8 5 (0.82%) WebDriver
9 4 (0.66%) Hudson
9 4 (0.66%) CruiseControl
9 4 (0.66%) Ant
9 4 (0.66%) Axure RP
9 4 (0.66%) Jasmine
General
1 154 (25.33%) Marketing
2 144 (23.68%) Finance
3 53 (8.72%) Banking
4 24 (3.95%) Investment Banking
5 22 (3.62%) Publishing
6 20 (3.29%) Retail
7 19 (3.13%) Spanish Language
8 17 (2.80%) French Language
9 15 (2.47%) Mandarin Language
9 15 (2.47%) Front Office
10 11 (1.81%) Legal
11 10 (1.64%) Telecoms
12 8 (1.32%) Games
13 7 (1.15%) Multimedia
13 7 (1.15%) Law
14 6 (0.99%) Billing
15 5 (0.82%) Manufacturing
16 3 (0.49%) Back Office
17 2 (0.33%) Automotive
17 2 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 175 (28.78%) Developer
2 110 (18.09%) Analyst
3 61 (10.03%) Project Manager
4 56 (9.21%) Business Analyst
5 43 (7.07%) Consultant
6 35 (5.76%) Front-End Developer
7 30 (4.93%) Designer
8 21 (3.45%) Architect
9 17 (2.80%) .NET Developer
10 16 (2.63%) Senior Developer
11 14 (2.30%) Support Analyst
11 14 (2.30%) Web Developer
11 14 (2.30%) Systems Engineer
11 14 (2.30%) Digital Project Manager
12 13 (2.14%) Microsoft Developer
12 13 (2.14%) Technical Manager
13 12 (1.97%) Support Engineer
14 11 (1.81%) Security Consultant
14 11 (1.81%) Systems Analyst
14 11 (1.81%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (18.09%) HTML
2 81 (13.32%) CSS
3 76 (12.50%) .NET
4 43 (7.07%) XML
5 37 (6.09%) jQuery
6 35 (5.76%) HTML5
7 33 (5.43%) Web Services
8 30 (4.93%) ASP.NET
9 23 (3.78%) CSS3
9 23 (3.78%) AngularJS
10 19 (3.13%) Flash
11 18 (2.96%) JSON
11 18 (2.96%) RESTful
12 16 (2.63%) Middleware
13 15 (2.47%) Ajax
14 14 (2.30%) ASP.NET MVC
15 13 (2.14%) SOAP
16 12 (1.97%) WCF
17 11 (1.81%) Backbone.js
18 10 (1.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 23 (3.78%) Social Media
2 19 (3.13%) Mobile App
3 14 (2.30%) Computer Science
4 12 (1.97%) Open Source
5 9 (1.48%) Digital Media
5 9 (1.48%) Video on Demand
5 9 (1.48%) Mainframe
6 7 (1.15%) Blackberry
6 7 (1.15%) DTV
6 7 (1.15%) Derivative
6 7 (1.15%) iPhone
7 6 (0.99%) Credit Risk
7 6 (0.99%) Market Risk
7 6 (0.99%) Visualisation
7 6 (0.99%) iPad
7 6 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (0.99%) Statistics
7 6 (0.99%) IPTV
7 6 (0.99%) Copywriting
7 6 (0.99%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 73 (12.01%) Windows
2 33 (5.43%) Linux
3 23 (3.78%) Apple iOS
4 20 (3.29%) Android
5 17 (2.80%) UNIX
6 15 (2.47%) Windows 7
7 13 (2.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (1.81%) Mac OS X
8 11 (1.81%) zOS
9 7 (1.15%) Windows XP
9 7 (1.15%) Windows 8
10 6 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.82%) Solaris
12 4 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.49%) AIX
13 3 (0.49%) NetWare
13 3 (0.49%) SUSE
14 2 (0.33%) CentOS
14 2 (0.33%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (10.69%) Stakeholder Management
2 61 (10.03%) Project Management
3 55 (9.05%) CRM
4 53 (8.72%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (7.07%) MVC
6 39 (6.41%) TDD
6 39 (6.41%) Analytics
7 38 (6.25%) E-Commerce
8 36 (5.92%) Scrum
9 34 (5.59%) OO
10 28 (4.61%) Business Analysis
11 27 (4.44%) ITIL
12 26 (4.28%) BDD
13 24 (3.95%) PRINCE2
14 22 (3.62%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (3.29%) Business Intelligence
16 17 (2.80%) Data Modelling
17 16 (2.63%) Content Management
17 16 (2.63%) Waterfall
18 15 (2.47%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 101 (16.61%) SQL
2 76 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 55 (9.05%) C#
4 53 (8.72%) Java
5 34 (5.59%) PHP
6 18 (2.96%) T-SQL
7 15 (2.47%) Python
8 12 (1.97%) Ruby
9 8 (1.32%) PL/SQL
9 8 (1.32%) C
10 7 (1.15%) Perl
10 7 (1.15%) ActionScript
11 6 (0.99%) Bash Shell
12 5 (0.82%) Objective-C
13 4 (0.66%) Apex Code
13 4 (0.66%) ActionScript 3.0
14 3 (0.49%) X++
14 3 (0.49%) C++
15 2 (0.33%) VBA
15 2 (0.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 69 (11.35%) Degree
2 23 (3.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (2.96%) MCSE
4 9 (1.48%) CISSP
5 8 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.66%) MCITP
7 3 (0.49%) CISM
8 2 (0.33%) OCPJP
8 2 (0.33%) CEH
8 2 (0.33%) CNE
8 2 (0.33%) Novell Certification
8 2 (0.33%) PhD
8 2 (0.33%) MCP
8 2 (0.33%) MCSD
8 2 (0.33%) PMP
8 2 (0.33%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.16%) CSSLP
9 1 (0.16%) NCDA
9 1 (0.16%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.44%) QA
2 8 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (0.66%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.49%) SLA
4 3 (0.49%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.16%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.16%) Basel II
System Software
1 34 (5.59%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.99%) RACF
2 6 (0.99%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.66%) ACF2
4 4 (0.66%) XenApp
5 3 (0.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.49%) Novell eDirectory
5 3 (0.49%) NDS
6 2 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.16%) NFS
7 1 (0.16%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.16%) vSphere
7 1 (0.16%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (1.15%) SCCM
2 5 (0.82%) Puppet
3 4 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.33%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.33%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.16%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.16%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.16%) Salt
5 1 (0.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 118 (19.41%) Microsoft
2 32 (5.26%) Oracle
3 27 (4.44%) Adobe
4 20 (3.29%) Salesforce.com
5 16 (2.63%) Citrix
5 16 (2.63%) Cisco
6 15 (2.47%) Google
7 14 (2.30%) SolarWinds
7 14 (2.30%) IBM
8 13 (2.14%) VMware
9 12 (1.97%) Facebook
10 9 (1.48%) Tableau
11 8 (1.32%) Bloomberg
12 6 (0.99%) Zend
12 6 (0.99%) Sitecore
12 6 (0.99%) DoubleClick
13 5 (0.82%) JD Edwards
13 5 (0.82%) Hyperion
13 5 (0.82%) Red Hat
13 5 (0.82%) JBoss
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