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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Advertising
Rank 173 170 222
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +52
Contract jobs citing Advertising 293 303 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.24% 1.28% 0.87%
As % of the General category 2.65% 2.87% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 223 155
Average daily rate
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£425 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £531 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 4
Average hourly rate £26.18 £13.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+101.36% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £19.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.52 £13.00 £30.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £22.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +36.36%
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
11050 10574 12419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 46.94% 44.83% 51.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7977 7370 8725
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 £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 139 184
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.69 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.25 £37.15 £43.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.67 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+3.02% -2.22%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 30 July 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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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 +3 127 £411 -0.30% 48
Bromley -4 3 £575 -
Sidcup - 1 £380 - 1
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Advertising
England

Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 194 (32.01%) Finance
2 125 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
3 116 (19.14%) Marketing
4 99 (16.34%) Microsoft
5 90 (14.85%) HTML
6 89 (14.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 79 (13.04%) SQL
8 74 (12.21%) JavaScript
9 70 (11.55%) Project Management
10 65 (10.73%) CSS
11 57 (9.41%) Business Analysis
12 52 (8.58%) SQL Server
13 50 (8.25%) MS Excel
14 49 (8.09%) Banking
15 47 (7.76%) Business Intelligence
16 46 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
17 43 (7.10%) HTML5
17 43 (7.10%) Oracle
18 42 (6.93%) Windows
19 39 (6.44%) Java
19 39 (6.44%) .NET
20 38 (6.27%) CRM
21 37 (6.11%) User Experience
22 36 (5.94%) Migration
23 34 (5.61%) Scrum
24 32 (5.28%) C#
25 31 (5.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 31 (5.12%) Analytics
25 31 (5.12%) CSS3
26 29 (4.79%) jQuery

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 23 (3.80%) SharePoint
2 18 (2.97%) MS Exchange
3 12 (1.98%) CMS
3 12 (1.98%) Node.js
4 11 (1.82%) SAS
5 9 (1.49%) WordPress
6 8 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (1.16%) Drupal
8 6 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (0.99%) Lync
8 6 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (0.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (0.50%) Liferay
10 3 (0.50%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.50%) Lotus Domino
10 3 (0.50%) Apache
11 2 (0.33%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.33%) IIS
11 2 (0.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 50 (8.25%) MS Excel
2 27 (4.46%) MS Office
3 23 (3.80%) Photoshop
4 19 (3.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (2.48%) Adobe Illustrator
6 11 (1.82%) MS Visio
7 10 (1.65%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (1.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 6 (0.99%) PowerPivot
8 6 (0.99%) SPSS
8 6 (0.99%) MS Project
9 5 (0.83%) 3ds Max
10 4 (0.66%) InDesign
10 4 (0.66%) Adobe After Effects
11 3 (0.50%) Fireworks
12 2 (0.33%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.17%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.17%) Maya
13 1 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
13 1 (0.17%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 22 (3.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (1.65%) Dynamics AX
4 9 (1.49%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (1.49%) SAP BPC
5 7 (1.16%) SAP CO
5 7 (1.16%) SAP FI/CO
5 7 (1.16%) SAP FI
6 6 (0.99%) Agresso
7 4 (0.66%) Summit
7 4 (0.66%) Sage CRM
7 4 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.50%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.33%) Sage 200
10 1 (0.17%) Markit EDM
10 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
10 1 (0.17%) SAP PM
10 1 (0.17%) Infor CRM
10 1 (0.17%) Magento
10 1 (0.17%) Loanet
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.49%) Google Analytics
2 8 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.99%) Adobe Analytics
4 5 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.66%) Office 365
6 2 (0.33%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.33%) SaaS
6 2 (0.33%) Silverpop
6 2 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.17%) Heroku
7 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.17%) GitHub
7 1 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.17%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.17%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.97%) DNS
2 15 (2.48%) Firewall
3 14 (2.31%) Internet
4 13 (2.15%) TCP/IP
4 13 (2.15%) WAN
5 11 (1.82%) LAN
5 11 (1.82%) SAN
6 9 (1.49%) DHCP
6 9 (1.49%) HTTP
7 7 (1.16%) VPN
7 7 (1.16%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (0.83%) NAS
8 5 (0.83%) BIG-IP
8 5 (0.83%) Wireless
8 5 (0.83%) PSTN
8 5 (0.83%) SCCP
9 4 (0.66%) DMZ
9 4 (0.66%) MPLS
9 4 (0.66%) OSPF
9 4 (0.66%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (8.58%) SQL Server
2 31 (5.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (4.13%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (3.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (3.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 18 (2.97%) MySQL
6 17 (2.81%) Big Data
7 13 (2.15%) MongoDB
8 11 (1.82%) Oracle Database
9 10 (1.65%) Relational Database
9 10 (1.65%) BusinessObjects
9 10 (1.65%) OLAP
10 7 (1.16%) OLAP Cube
10 7 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (0.99%) Microsoft Power View
11 6 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (0.66%) QlikView
13 4 (0.66%) DB2
13 4 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (2.15%) Git (software)
2 9 (1.49%) JIRA
3 7 (1.16%) Visual Studio
4 6 (0.99%) Ant
4 6 (0.99%) Dreamweaver
4 6 (0.99%) Subversion
4 6 (0.99%) Maven
4 6 (0.99%) Cucumber
5 5 (0.83%) Grunt
6 4 (0.66%) Jasmine
7 3 (0.50%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.33%) Sublime Text
8 2 (0.33%) Bower
8 2 (0.33%) Hudson
8 2 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.33%) Mockito
8 2 (0.33%) JUnit
8 2 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.33%) ClearCase
8 2 (0.33%) Eclipse
General
1 194 (32.01%) Finance
2 116 (19.14%) Marketing
3 49 (8.09%) Banking
4 26 (4.29%) Investment Banking
5 23 (3.80%) Publishing
6 15 (2.48%) Retail
7 11 (1.82%) Financial Institution
7 11 (1.82%) Front Office
8 10 (1.65%) Telecoms
9 8 (1.32%) Games
9 8 (1.32%) Legal
10 5 (0.83%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.83%) Automotive
11 3 (0.50%) French Language
12 2 (0.33%) Private Banking
12 2 (0.33%) Law
12 2 (0.33%) Back Office
12 2 (0.33%) Billing
12 2 (0.33%) Interactive Media
13 1 (0.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 133 (21.95%) Analyst
2 126 (20.79%) Developer
3 74 (12.21%) Business Analyst
4 66 (10.89%) Project Manager
5 41 (6.77%) Consultant
6 29 (4.79%) Designer
7 18 (2.97%) Front-End Developer
8 16 (2.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 14 (2.31%) Digital Project Manager
9 14 (2.31%) Architect
10 12 (1.98%) Support Analyst
11 11 (1.82%) Technical Analyst
11 11 (1.82%) Microsoft Developer
12 10 (1.65%) Senior Analyst
12 10 (1.65%) Java Developer
13 9 (1.49%) Business Developer
13 9 (1.49%) Oracle Consultant
13 9 (1.49%) Business Manager
14 8 (1.32%) JavaScript Developer
14 8 (1.32%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (14.85%) HTML
2 65 (10.73%) CSS
3 43 (7.10%) HTML5
4 39 (6.44%) .NET
5 31 (5.12%) CSS3
6 29 (4.79%) jQuery
7 25 (4.13%) Flash
8 22 (3.63%) XML
9 17 (2.81%) Sass
10 15 (2.48%) SOAP
11 14 (2.31%) Web Services
12 13 (2.15%) ASP.NET
12 13 (2.15%) AngularJS
13 11 (1.82%) Spring
13 11 (1.82%) JSON
14 10 (1.65%) MDX
14 10 (1.65%) Ajax
15 9 (1.49%) J2EE
15 9 (1.49%) JSP
15 9 (1.49%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 46 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (6.11%) User Experience
3 13 (2.15%) Social Media
4 9 (1.49%) Digital Media
4 9 (1.49%) Derivative
5 7 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (1.16%) W3C
5 7 (1.16%) Computer Science
5 7 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (1.16%) Video on Demand
5 7 (1.16%) Mobile App
6 6 (0.99%) Data Centre
6 6 (0.99%) Management Information System
7 5 (0.83%) Equities
7 5 (0.83%) Copywriting
7 5 (0.83%) Animation
7 5 (0.83%) New Media
8 4 (0.66%) FMCG
8 4 (0.66%) Visualisation
8 4 (0.66%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 42 (6.93%) Windows
2 24 (3.96%) Linux
3 15 (2.48%) UNIX
4 13 (2.15%) Android
5 11 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (0.99%) Windows 8
7 6 (0.99%) Windows XP
8 5 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.83%) Ubuntu
8 5 (0.83%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.50%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.50%) CentOS
9 3 (0.50%) AIX
9 3 (0.50%) Solaris
9 3 (0.50%) Data ONTAP
10 2 (0.33%) Windows Phone 8
10 2 (0.33%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.33%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (14.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 70 (11.55%) Project Management
4 57 (9.41%) Business Analysis
5 47 (7.76%) Business Intelligence
6 38 (6.27%) CRM
7 36 (5.94%) Migration
8 34 (5.61%) Scrum
9 31 (5.12%) Analytics
10 27 (4.46%) Asset Management
11 24 (3.96%) E-Commerce
11 24 (3.96%) User Acceptance Testing
12 22 (3.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 22 (3.63%) Responsive Web Design
13 20 (3.30%) ETL
14 18 (2.97%) ERP
15 17 (2.81%) PRINCE2
16 16 (2.64%) SDLC
17 15 (2.48%) Waterfall
17 15 (2.48%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 79 (13.04%) SQL
2 74 (12.21%) JavaScript
3 39 (6.44%) Java
4 32 (5.28%) C#
5 16 (2.64%) PHP
6 13 (2.15%) T-SQL
7 9 (1.49%) Python
8 8 (1.32%) PowerShell
9 7 (1.16%) Scala
9 7 (1.16%) R
10 6 (0.99%) Ruby
10 6 (0.99%) Bash Shell
10 6 (0.99%) Perl
10 6 (0.99%) C++
10 6 (0.99%) C
11 4 (0.66%) PL/SQL
11 4 (0.66%) VBA
11 4 (0.66%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 3 (0.50%) VB
12 3 (0.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (4.62%) Degree
2 12 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (0.99%) CCNA
3 6 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (0.66%) CCNP
4 4 (0.66%) PMI Certification
4 4 (0.66%) MCSE
4 4 (0.66%) VCAP
5 3 (0.50%) NCDA
5 3 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (0.50%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.50%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.50%) JNCIA
5 3 (0.50%) JNCIS
5 3 (0.50%) CIMA
5 3 (0.50%) CCSA
5 3 (0.50%) CCSE
5 3 (0.50%) MCT
5 3 (0.50%) ISEB
5 3 (0.50%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.80%) QA
2 10 (1.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (0.66%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.66%) EMIR
4 3 (0.50%) SLA
4 3 (0.50%) Solvency II
4 3 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.50%) MiFID
4 3 (0.50%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.33%) Basel III
5 2 (0.33%) FATCA
5 2 (0.33%) CRD IV
5 2 (0.33%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.33%) COREP
System Software
1 26 (4.29%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (0.99%) NFS
3 4 (0.66%) XenApp
4 3 (0.50%) vSphere
4 3 (0.50%) Varnish
5 2 (0.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (0.33%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.17%) RACF
6 1 (0.17%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.17%) vCloud
6 1 (0.17%) Docker
6 1 (0.17%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 5 (0.83%) Ansible
2 4 (0.66%) SCCM
2 4 (0.66%) SCOM
2 4 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.66%) Puppet
3 3 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.50%) NetBackup
3 3 (0.50%) SnapVault
4 2 (0.33%) Nagios
4 2 (0.33%) AirWatch
4 2 (0.33%) ITRS Geneos
4 2 (0.33%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (0.33%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.33%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.17%) TeamSite
5 1 (0.17%) Control-M
5 1 (0.17%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.17%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 99 (16.34%) Microsoft
2 43 (7.10%) Oracle
3 28 (4.62%) Adobe
4 21 (3.47%) VMware
4 21 (3.47%) Google
5 17 (2.81%) SAP
6 14 (2.31%) Cisco
6 14 (2.31%) Citrix
7 11 (1.82%) HP
8 10 (1.65%) Facebook
9 9 (1.49%) CheckPoint
10 8 (1.32%) DoubleClick
11 7 (1.16%) Symantec
12 6 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (0.99%) Red Hat
12 6 (0.99%) Dell
12 6 (0.99%) IBM
12 6 (0.99%) Sage
12 6 (0.99%) Twitter
13 5 (0.83%) Apple
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
JM
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
JM
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Rate: £500 - £540 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £150 - £151 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £200 - £275 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £370 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago