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 6 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Advertising
Rank 158 167 215
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +48
Contract jobs citing Advertising 317 294 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.41% 1.28% 0.88%
As % of the General category 3.09% 2.79% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 214 139
Average daily rate
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£413 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £205 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £548 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £344
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 1
Average hourly rate £24.23 £15.00 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.53% +42.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £21.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +40.00%
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
10266 10542 10944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.65% 45.85% 51.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 7265 7462 7684
Average daily rate £475 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £305
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 123 159 133
Average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £41.40 £46.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -1.88%

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 6 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 6 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 6 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 +42 117 £425 - 127
Bromley +10 6 £525 +10.52% 1
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Advertising
England

Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 177 (28.97%) Finance
2 170 (27.82%) Marketing
3 111 (18.17%) Agile Software Development
4 101 (16.53%) HTML
5 86 (14.08%) JavaScript
6 85 (13.91%) Microsoft
7 84 (13.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 77 (12.60%) SQL
9 75 (12.27%) CSS
10 69 (11.29%) Project Management
11 53 (8.67%) HTML5
12 48 (7.86%) .NET
12 48 (7.86%) Business Analysis
13 46 (7.53%) Java
14 44 (7.20%) PHP
14 44 (7.20%) E-Commerce
15 43 (7.04%) SQL Server
15 43 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
16 41 (6.71%) Oracle
17 40 (6.55%) Migration
18 36 (5.89%) C#
18 36 (5.89%) Banking
19 35 (5.73%) MySQL
19 35 (5.73%) CSS3
20 34 (5.56%) Windows
20 34 (5.56%) MS Excel
20 34 (5.56%) Scrum
21 31 (5.07%) CRM
21 31 (5.07%) jQuery
22 29 (4.75%) Business Intelligence

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 21 (3.44%) SharePoint
2 19 (3.11%) CMS
3 16 (2.62%) MS Exchange
4 15 (2.45%) Elasticsearch
5 12 (1.96%) Drupal
6 11 (1.80%) WordPress
7 10 (1.64%) SAS
8 8 (1.31%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (1.15%) Apache
10 6 (0.98%) Node.js
10 6 (0.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 5 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (0.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 4 (0.65%) Oracle Service Bus
13 3 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.49%) Lync
13 3 (0.49%) Liferay
13 3 (0.49%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 34 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.27%) MS Office
3 17 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (2.62%) Photoshop
5 13 (2.13%) Adobe Illustrator
6 9 (1.47%) MS Project
6 9 (1.47%) MS Visio
7 8 (1.31%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.82%) SPSS
8 5 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 4 (0.65%) Adobe After Effects
9 4 (0.65%) PowerPivot
10 3 (0.49%) Fireworks
11 2 (0.33%) 3ds Max
11 2 (0.33%) InDesign
12 1 (0.16%) CINEMA 4D
12 1 (0.16%) EViews
12 1 (0.16%) Final Cut Pro
12 1 (0.16%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.16%) Maya
Business Applications
1 18 (2.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (2.29%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (1.64%) Magento
4 9 (1.47%) Agresso
5 7 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (1.15%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.33%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.33%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.16%) SAP PM
8 1 (0.16%) Loanet
8 1 (0.16%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 1 (0.16%) Sage CRM
8 1 (0.16%) Sage ERP X3
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle HRMS
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.49%) Heroku
2 3 (0.49%) Office 365
3 2 (0.33%) Basecamp
3 2 (0.33%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (0.33%) SaaS
3 2 (0.33%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.16%) Force.com
4 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.16%) MailChimp
4 1 (0.16%) Yammer
4 1 (0.16%) FinancialForce.com
4 1 (0.16%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.64%) Internet
2 9 (1.47%) HTTP
3 7 (1.15%) SAN
3 7 (1.15%) Firewall
4 6 (0.98%) DNS
5 4 (0.65%) VLAN
5 4 (0.65%) IMAP
6 3 (0.49%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (0.49%) SCCP
6 3 (0.49%) VPN
6 3 (0.49%) LAN
6 3 (0.49%) WAN
6 3 (0.49%) WebEx
7 2 (0.33%) Unicast
7 2 (0.33%) DHCP
7 2 (0.33%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.33%) Intranet
7 2 (0.33%) H.323
7 2 (0.33%) BIG-IP
7 2 (0.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (7.04%) SQL Server
2 35 (5.73%) MySQL
3 23 (3.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (3.44%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (2.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (2.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (2.29%) Big Data
7 13 (2.13%) MongoDB
7 13 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (1.80%) Oracle Database
9 8 (1.31%) Relational Database
10 7 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (1.15%) OLAP
10 7 (1.15%) Redis
11 4 (0.65%) Microsoft Power View
11 4 (0.65%) OLAP Cube
11 4 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (0.49%) MS Access
12 3 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 14 (2.29%) Git (software)
2 13 (2.13%) Subversion
3 8 (1.31%) Visual Studio
4 6 (0.98%) JIRA
5 5 (0.82%) Maven
5 5 (0.82%) JUnit
6 4 (0.65%) Eclipse
6 4 (0.65%) Jenkins
6 4 (0.65%) Grunt
6 4 (0.65%) Hudson
7 3 (0.49%) Jasmine
7 3 (0.49%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.33%) Fiddler
8 2 (0.33%) NUnit
8 2 (0.33%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (0.33%) MSTest
8 2 (0.33%) Moq
8 2 (0.33%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.16%) Gradle
9 1 (0.16%) SoapUI
General
1 177 (28.97%) Finance
2 170 (27.82%) Marketing
3 36 (5.89%) Banking
4 24 (3.93%) Retail
5 20 (3.27%) Publishing
6 14 (2.29%) Investment Banking
7 10 (1.64%) Games
7 10 (1.64%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.15%) Front Office
8 7 (1.15%) Legal
9 5 (0.82%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.82%) Billing
10 4 (0.65%) Law
10 4 (0.65%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.49%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.49%) French Language
12 2 (0.33%) Interactive Media
12 2 (0.33%) Private Banking
12 2 (0.33%) Automotive
12 2 (0.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 174 (28.48%) Developer
2 133 (21.77%) Analyst
3 78 (12.77%) Business Analyst
4 52 (8.51%) Project Manager
5 39 (6.38%) Consultant
6 26 (4.26%) Designer
7 20 (3.27%) Java Developer
8 18 (2.95%) Front-End Developer
9 17 (2.78%) Web Developer
10 16 (2.62%) Technical Analyst
11 13 (2.13%) Account Manager
12 12 (1.96%) Systems Analyst
12 12 (1.96%) Solvency II Business Analyst
13 11 (1.80%) Python Developer
13 11 (1.80%) Programme Manager
13 11 (1.80%) Architect
14 10 (1.64%) Senior Developer
14 10 (1.64%) PHP Developer
14 10 (1.64%) Flash Developer
14 10 (1.64%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (16.53%) HTML
2 75 (12.27%) CSS
3 53 (8.67%) HTML5
4 48 (7.86%) .NET
5 35 (5.73%) CSS3
6 31 (5.07%) jQuery
7 28 (4.58%) Flash
8 22 (3.60%) ASP.NET
9 21 (3.44%) AngularJS
10 19 (3.11%) XML
11 17 (2.78%) Spring
12 14 (2.29%) SOAP
12 14 (2.29%) Web Services
12 14 (2.29%) WebGL
13 12 (1.96%) REST
14 11 (1.80%) RabbitMQ
15 10 (1.64%) J2EE
16 9 (1.47%) .NET Framework
16 9 (1.47%) JSON
17 8 (1.31%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 43 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (3.76%) Digital Media
3 22 (3.60%) Video on Demand
4 18 (2.95%) User Experience
5 15 (2.45%) Social Media
6 14 (2.29%) Mobile App
7 9 (1.47%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.15%) Visualisation
9 6 (0.98%) Data Extraction
9 6 (0.98%) Computer Science
10 5 (0.82%) FMCG
10 5 (0.82%) Animation
10 5 (0.82%) PMI
10 5 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (0.82%) New Media
10 5 (0.82%) Algorithms
11 4 (0.65%) W3C
11 4 (0.65%) Copywriting
11 4 (0.65%) Derivative
12 3 (0.49%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 34 (5.56%) Windows
2 22 (3.60%) Linux
3 13 (2.13%) Android
4 12 (1.96%) UNIX
5 9 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (0.98%) Apple iOS
8 5 (0.82%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.65%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (0.65%) Windows XP
9 4 (0.65%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.65%) Windows Phone
10 3 (0.49%) Solaris
10 3 (0.49%) Windows Phone 7
10 3 (0.49%) CentOS
11 2 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.33%) Windows Phone 8
12 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (18.17%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (13.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 69 (11.29%) Project Management
4 48 (7.86%) Business Analysis
5 44 (7.20%) E-Commerce
6 40 (6.55%) Migration
7 34 (5.56%) Scrum
8 31 (5.07%) CRM
9 29 (4.75%) Business Intelligence
10 28 (4.58%) MVC
11 26 (4.26%) TDD
11 26 (4.26%) PRINCE2
12 24 (3.93%) OO
13 21 (3.44%) Asset Management
13 21 (3.44%) Waterfall
14 18 (2.95%) Display Advertising
14 18 (2.95%) Analytics
15 17 (2.78%) ETL
16 16 (2.62%) OOP
16 16 (2.62%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (14.08%) JavaScript
2 77 (12.60%) SQL
3 46 (7.53%) Java
4 44 (7.20%) PHP
5 36 (5.89%) C#
6 22 (3.60%) Python
7 10 (1.64%) T-SQL
8 9 (1.47%) Ruby
9 8 (1.31%) C++
10 7 (1.15%) Bash Shell
10 7 (1.15%) Scala
11 6 (0.98%) R
11 6 (0.98%) C
12 3 (0.49%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 3 (0.49%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.33%) VBA
13 2 (0.33%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.33%) COBOL
13 2 (0.33%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 25 (4.09%) Degree
2 8 (1.31%) PMI Certification
3 6 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (0.65%) CCNA
6 3 (0.49%) MCSE
6 3 (0.49%) CCNP
6 3 (0.49%) PMP
6 3 (0.49%) JNCIA
6 3 (0.49%) JNCIS
7 2 (0.33%) VCAP
7 2 (0.33%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.33%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.33%) CISM
7 2 (0.33%) MCT
8 1 (0.16%) PhD
8 1 (0.16%) MCSA
8 1 (0.16%) CCA
8 1 (0.16%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.29%) Solvency II
2 13 (2.13%) QA
3 5 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.65%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.65%) SLA
5 2 (0.33%) EMIR
5 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.16%) FATCA
System Software
1 14 (2.29%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.64%) Varnish
3 4 (0.65%) NFS
3 4 (0.65%) RACF
4 3 (0.49%) GlusterFS
5 2 (0.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.16%) XenApp
6 1 (0.16%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.16%) vSphere
6 1 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.16%) vCloud
6 1 (0.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (1.31%) Ansible
2 6 (0.98%) Puppet
3 5 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.65%) HP SiteScope
5 3 (0.49%) Nagios
5 3 (0.49%) Icinga
6 2 (0.33%) SCCM
6 2 (0.33%) SCOM
7 1 (0.16%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.16%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.16%) CA LISA
7 1 (0.16%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.16%) Salt
Vendors
1 85 (13.91%) Microsoft
2 41 (6.71%) Oracle
3 24 (3.93%) Adobe
4 11 (1.80%) HP
4 11 (1.80%) Red Hat
5 10 (1.64%) Citrix
6 9 (1.47%) IBM
6 9 (1.47%) VMware
6 9 (1.47%) Google
7 8 (1.31%) DoubleClick
7 8 (1.31%) Tableau
7 8 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (1.15%) SAP
9 6 (0.98%) Cisco
9 6 (0.98%) Percona
9 6 (0.98%) Zend
10 5 (0.82%) Maconomy
10 5 (0.82%) Twitter
11 4 (0.65%) ExactTarget
11 4 (0.65%) Business Objects
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