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 May 2015 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Advertising
Rank 166 174 215
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +41
Contract jobs citing Advertising 290 292 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.32% 1.28% 0.91%
As % of the General category 2.86% 2.83% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 221 147
Average daily rate
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£413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £533 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 0
Average hourly rate £26.18 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.51% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £21.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-40.47% +33.16%
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
10128 10335 11365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 46.19% 45.36% 51.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 7214 7369 7923
Average daily rate £475 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £313
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 126 138 159
Average hourly rate £22.36 £18.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.19% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £41.00 £48.72
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -3.84%

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 May 2015.

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 May 2015.

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 May 2015. 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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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 +30 117 £425 - 138
Bromley - 4 £575 -
Uxbridge - 1 - - 1
Advertising
England

Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

1 171 (29.33%) Finance
2 152 (26.07%) Marketing
3 108 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
4 94 (16.12%) HTML
5 83 (14.24%) Microsoft
6 79 (13.55%) JavaScript
6 79 (13.55%) SQL
7 77 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
8 69 (11.84%) CSS
9 60 (10.29%) Project Management
10 50 (8.58%) Business Analysis
11 47 (8.06%) HTML5
12 45 (7.72%) Oracle
13 44 (7.55%) SQL Server
14 41 (7.03%) .NET
14 41 (7.03%) Java
14 41 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
15 40 (6.86%) MS Excel
15 40 (6.86%) Migration
16 38 (6.52%) Windows
17 37 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
18 36 (6.17%) PHP
19 35 (6.00%) E-Commerce
19 35 (6.00%) Banking
20 34 (5.83%) CRM
20 34 (5.83%) CSS3
21 32 (5.49%) MySQL
21 32 (5.49%) Scrum
22 30 (5.15%) C#
23 29 (4.97%) Flash

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 19 (3.26%) SharePoint
2 18 (3.09%) CMS
3 17 (2.92%) MS Exchange
4 13 (2.23%) SAS
5 12 (2.06%) WordPress
5 12 (2.06%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (1.54%) Drupal
7 8 (1.37%) Node.js
8 7 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 6 (1.03%) Apache
10 5 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (0.69%) Lync
11 4 (0.69%) Oracle Service Bus
11 4 (0.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 3 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (0.51%) Liferay
13 2 (0.34%) Office Communications Server
13 2 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 40 (6.86%) MS Excel
2 24 (4.12%) MS Office
3 18 (3.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (2.92%) Photoshop
5 14 (2.40%) Adobe Illustrator
6 9 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (1.20%) MS Visio
7 7 (1.20%) MS Project
8 6 (1.03%) SPSS
9 5 (0.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 4 (0.69%) PowerPivot
10 4 (0.69%) Adobe After Effects
11 3 (0.51%) Fireworks
12 2 (0.34%) Acrobat
12 2 (0.34%) InDesign
12 2 (0.34%) 3ds Max
13 1 (0.17%) Maya
13 1 (0.17%) CINEMA 4D
13 1 (0.17%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.17%) EViews
Business Applications
1 17 (2.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (1.37%) Magento
4 8 (1.37%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (0.86%) Agresso
6 4 (0.69%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.51%) Sage CRM
8 2 (0.34%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (0.34%) SAP CO
9 1 (0.17%) SAP PM
9 1 (0.17%) Summit
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle HRMS
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.17%) Global One
9 1 (0.17%) Infor CRM
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.17%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.51%) Office 365
3 2 (0.34%) SaaS
3 2 (0.34%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.34%) Basecamp
4 1 (0.17%) Yammer
4 1 (0.17%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.17%) GitHub
4 1 (0.17%) MailChimp
4 1 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.17%) Heroku
4 1 (0.17%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.17%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.72%) Internet
1 10 (1.72%) Firewall
1 10 (1.72%) HTTP
2 8 (1.37%) SAN
2 8 (1.37%) DNS
3 7 (1.20%) WAN
4 5 (0.86%) LAN
5 4 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (0.69%) SCCP
5 4 (0.69%) PSTN
5 4 (0.69%) VPN
5 4 (0.69%) VLAN
6 3 (0.51%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.51%) DHCP
6 3 (0.51%) WebEx
6 3 (0.51%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (0.51%) NAS
7 2 (0.34%) 4G
7 2 (0.34%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.34%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (7.55%) SQL Server
2 32 (5.49%) MySQL
3 23 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (3.43%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (2.74%) Big Data
7 14 (2.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (2.23%) MongoDB
9 12 (2.06%) Oracle Database
10 9 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (1.54%) Relational Database
11 7 (1.20%) OLAP
12 4 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (0.69%) Redis
12 4 (0.69%) Microsoft Power View
12 4 (0.69%) OLAP Cube
13 3 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (0.51%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.51%) MS Access
13 3 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (2.06%) Git (software)
1 12 (2.06%) Subversion
2 7 (1.20%) Visual Studio
3 6 (1.03%) Maven
3 6 (1.03%) JIRA
4 4 (0.69%) Hudson
4 4 (0.69%) Grunt
4 4 (0.69%) JUnit
4 4 (0.69%) Eclipse
5 3 (0.51%) Ant
5 3 (0.51%) Jasmine
5 3 (0.51%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.51%) Cucumber
5 3 (0.51%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.34%) MSTest
6 2 (0.34%) Moq
6 2 (0.34%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.34%) Fiddler
6 2 (0.34%) ERwin
6 2 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
General
1 171 (29.33%) Finance
2 152 (26.07%) Marketing
3 35 (6.00%) Banking
4 24 (4.12%) Publishing
5 17 (2.92%) Investment Banking
5 17 (2.92%) Retail
6 11 (1.89%) Games
7 10 (1.72%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.54%) Financial Institution
9 8 (1.37%) Front Office
10 7 (1.20%) Legal
11 5 (0.86%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.51%) Automotive
12 3 (0.51%) French Language
13 2 (0.34%) Back Office
13 2 (0.34%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.34%) Interactive Media
13 2 (0.34%) Law
13 2 (0.34%) Billing
14 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 153 (26.24%) Developer
2 130 (22.30%) Analyst
3 74 (12.69%) Business Analyst
4 51 (8.75%) Project Manager
5 40 (6.86%) Consultant
6 29 (4.97%) Designer
7 17 (2.92%) Front-End Developer
8 15 (2.57%) Java Developer
9 14 (2.40%) Account Manager
10 13 (2.23%) Web Developer
11 12 (2.06%) Technical Analyst
12 11 (1.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 11 (1.89%) Systems Analyst
13 10 (1.72%) Python Developer
13 10 (1.72%) Flash Developer
14 9 (1.54%) Microsoft Consultant
14 9 (1.54%) Support Analyst
15 8 (1.37%) Solvency II Business Analyst
15 8 (1.37%) Magento Developer
15 8 (1.37%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (16.12%) HTML
2 69 (11.84%) CSS
3 47 (8.06%) HTML5
4 41 (7.03%) .NET
5 34 (5.83%) CSS3
6 29 (4.97%) Flash
7 26 (4.46%) jQuery
8 20 (3.43%) XML
9 17 (2.92%) AngularJS
10 16 (2.74%) Spring
10 16 (2.74%) SOAP
11 14 (2.40%) WebGL
11 14 (2.40%) ASP.NET
11 14 (2.40%) Web Services
12 11 (1.89%) J2EE
13 9 (1.54%) REST
13 9 (1.54%) Sass
14 8 (1.37%) RESTful
14 8 (1.37%) RabbitMQ
14 8 (1.37%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 41 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (3.95%) User Experience
3 15 (2.57%) Social Media
4 13 (2.23%) Mobile App
5 11 (1.89%) Digital Media
6 9 (1.54%) Video on Demand
7 8 (1.37%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.20%) Derivative
8 7 (1.20%) Visualisation
9 6 (1.03%) Data Extraction
9 6 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (1.03%) W3C
10 5 (0.86%) Animation
10 5 (0.86%) Algorithms
10 5 (0.86%) Computer Science
10 5 (0.86%) FMCG
11 4 (0.69%) Data Centre
12 3 (0.51%) Streaming Video
12 3 (0.51%) Fixed Income
12 3 (0.51%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 38 (6.52%) Windows
2 26 (4.46%) Linux
3 14 (2.40%) UNIX
4 10 (1.72%) Android
5 9 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (0.86%) Ubuntu
7 5 (0.86%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.69%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.69%) Windows Phone
8 4 (0.69%) Windows 8
8 4 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.69%) Solaris
8 4 (0.69%) Windows XP
8 4 (0.69%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (0.51%) CentOS
9 3 (0.51%) Windows Phone 7
10 2 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.34%) Windows Phone 8
10 2 (0.34%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
3 60 (10.29%) Project Management
4 50 (8.58%) Business Analysis
5 40 (6.86%) Migration
6 37 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
7 35 (6.00%) E-Commerce
8 34 (5.83%) CRM
9 32 (5.49%) Scrum
10 24 (4.12%) MVC
11 21 (3.60%) PRINCE2
12 20 (3.43%) Analytics
13 19 (3.26%) Asset Management
14 18 (3.09%) TDD
14 18 (3.09%) ETL
14 18 (3.09%) OO
15 16 (2.74%) Waterfall
16 15 (2.57%) User Acceptance Testing
17 14 (2.40%) Responsive Web Design
17 14 (2.40%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 79 (13.55%) JavaScript
1 79 (13.55%) SQL
2 41 (7.03%) Java
3 36 (6.17%) PHP
4 30 (5.15%) C#
5 21 (3.60%) Python
6 11 (1.89%) T-SQL
7 8 (1.37%) C++
8 7 (1.20%) Ruby
8 7 (1.20%) R
8 7 (1.20%) Scala
8 7 (1.20%) Bash Shell
9 5 (0.86%) C
10 4 (0.69%) PowerShell
10 4 (0.69%) Perl
10 4 (0.69%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.51%) VBA
11 3 (0.51%) VB
11 3 (0.51%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 2 (0.34%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (4.46%) Degree
2 11 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (1.03%) PMI Certification
3 6 (1.03%) CCNA
4 4 (0.69%) MCSE
4 4 (0.69%) CCNP
5 3 (0.51%) CCSE
5 3 (0.51%) JNCIA
5 3 (0.51%) JNCIS
5 3 (0.51%) PMP
5 3 (0.51%) CISM
5 3 (0.51%) VCAP
5 3 (0.51%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.51%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.34%) NCDA
6 2 (0.34%) CISA
6 2 (0.34%) CIMA
6 2 (0.34%) CISSP
6 2 (0.34%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.26%) QA
2 8 (1.37%) Solvency II
3 6 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.69%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.69%) SLA
5 3 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.51%) EMIR
5 3 (0.51%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.17%) MiFID
7 1 (0.17%) FATCA
System Software
1 14 (2.40%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.20%) Varnish
3 5 (0.86%) NFS
4 3 (0.51%) RACF
4 3 (0.51%) GlusterFS
5 2 (0.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.17%) Docker
6 1 (0.17%) vCloud
6 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.17%) vSphere
6 1 (0.17%) XenApp
6 1 (0.17%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (1.20%) Ansible
2 4 (0.69%) Puppet
2 4 (0.69%) HP SiteScope
3 3 (0.51%) Nagios
3 3 (0.51%) Icinga
3 3 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.51%) SCOM
4 2 (0.34%) SCCM
4 2 (0.34%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.17%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.17%) CA LISA
5 1 (0.17%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 83 (14.24%) Microsoft
2 45 (7.72%) Oracle
3 22 (3.77%) Adobe
4 12 (2.06%) VMware
5 11 (1.89%) Citrix
5 11 (1.89%) Red Hat
6 10 (1.72%) HP
6 10 (1.72%) Google
7 9 (1.54%) Cisco
8 8 (1.37%) Tableau
8 8 (1.37%) DoubleClick
9 7 (1.20%) SAP
9 7 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (1.20%) Twitter
10 6 (1.03%) Percona
10 6 (1.03%) IBM
11 5 (0.86%) Maconomy
11 5 (0.86%) Juniper
11 5 (0.86%) CheckPoint
11 5 (0.86%) Facebook
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