The first 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the London region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Advertising
Rank 165 220 265
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +45
Contract jobs citing Advertising 303 212 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.28% 0.87% 0.60%
As % of the General category 2.87% 1.71% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 155 115
Average daily rate
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£395 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £294 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 8
Average hourly rate £13.00 £26.00 £35.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -27.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £16.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -23.25%
General Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
10574 12419 13623
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.84% 51.20% 51.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 7370 8725 9259
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 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 139 184 215
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.15 £43.45 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -18.18%
Advertising
England

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 28 July 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
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 28 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +10 110 £413 -2.94% 85
Bromley +2 1 - - 2
Docklands, London - 1 £540 -
Ealing - - - - 1
Westminster - - - -
Hackney - - - - 2
Southwark - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - - 1
Hounslow - - - -
Ilford - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
Sidcup - - - - 3
Twickenham - - - - 1
Wembley - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
Advertising
England

Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 170 (27.87%) Marketing
2 144 (23.61%) Finance
3 116 (19.02%) HTML
4 110 (18.03%) Microsoft
5 88 (14.43%) SQL
6 85 (13.93%) CSS
7 83 (13.61%) JavaScript
8 78 (12.79%) .NET
9 67 (10.98%) Windows
10 64 (10.49%) MS Excel
10 64 (10.49%) Project Management
10 64 (10.49%) Degree
11 63 (10.33%) Stakeholder Management
12 59 (9.67%) Banking
13 58 (9.51%) Agile Software Development
14 56 (9.18%) Java
15 49 (8.03%) C#
15 49 (8.03%) SQL Server
16 48 (7.87%) CRM
17 45 (7.38%) Analytics
18 44 (7.21%) HTML5
19 43 (7.05%) E-Commerce
20 42 (6.89%) XML
21 39 (6.39%) SharePoint
21 39 (6.39%) Scrum
21 39 (6.39%) MVC
22 38 (6.23%) TDD
22 38 (6.23%) jQuery
23 36 (5.90%) OO
24 35 (5.74%) ITIL

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 39 (6.39%) SharePoint
2 26 (4.26%) MS Exchange
3 18 (2.95%) Exchange Server 2003
3 18 (2.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (2.13%) CMS
6 11 (1.80%) SAS
7 10 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 9 (1.48%) WebLogic
8 9 (1.48%) Drupal
9 8 (1.31%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (0.98%) Node.js
10 6 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (0.98%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (0.49%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.49%) WordPress
12 3 (0.49%) Adobe CQ
12 3 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (0.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 64 (10.49%) MS Excel
2 31 (5.08%) MS Office
3 25 (4.10%) Photoshop
4 19 (3.11%) MS Visio
5 18 (2.95%) MS Project
6 16 (2.62%) Adobe Illustrator
7 15 (2.46%) MS PowerPoint
8 10 (1.64%) InDesign
9 8 (1.31%) OmniGraffle
10 5 (0.82%) PowerPivot
10 5 (0.82%) Adobe After Effects
11 4 (0.66%) SPSS
12 3 (0.49%) Fireworks
12 3 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
13 2 (0.33%) Adobe Premiere
13 2 (0.33%) CINEMA 4D
14 1 (0.16%) Adobe Captivate
14 1 (0.16%) Maya
14 1 (0.16%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 27 (4.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (2.95%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (1.48%) Google Analytics
4 4 (0.66%) Agresso
4 4 (0.66%) SAP SD
5 3 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.33%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.33%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.33%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.33%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.33%) Adaptiv
7 1 (0.16%) Hyperion Enterprise
7 1 (0.16%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.16%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.16%) Murex MxG2000
7 1 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.16%) SAP LE
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.15%) SaaS
2 5 (0.82%) PaaS
2 5 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.49%) Force.com
5 2 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.33%) Rackspace Cloud
5 2 (0.33%) GitHub
5 2 (0.33%) IaaS
5 2 (0.33%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.16%) Office 365
6 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.59%) Firewall
2 22 (3.61%) Internet
3 21 (3.44%) LAN
4 20 (3.28%) TCP/IP
5 19 (3.11%) WAN
5 19 (3.11%) DNS
6 17 (2.79%) DHCP
7 5 (0.82%) SAN
8 4 (0.66%) HTTP
9 3 (0.49%) SMS
9 3 (0.49%) Intranet
9 3 (0.49%) Wireless
10 2 (0.33%) VPN
11 1 (0.16%) SNMP
11 1 (0.16%) VoIP
11 1 (0.16%) SMTP
11 1 (0.16%) SSL
11 1 (0.16%) BGP
11 1 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.16%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (8.03%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (3.11%) MySQL
4 17 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (2.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (2.13%) MongoDB
7 12 (1.97%) NoSQL
8 10 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (1.64%) Relational Database
9 8 (1.31%) Data Mining
9 8 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (0.82%) QlikView
10 5 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.66%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.66%) Big Data
11 4 (0.66%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.66%) Base SAS
12 3 (0.49%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 3 (0.49%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 20 (3.28%) JIRA
2 15 (2.46%) Selenium
3 14 (2.30%) Subversion
3 14 (2.30%) Visual Studio
4 13 (2.13%) Git (software)
5 11 (1.80%) Bitbucket
6 7 (1.15%) WebDriver
6 7 (1.15%) JUnit
7 6 (0.98%) Dreamweaver
7 6 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (0.98%) TeamCity
8 5 (0.82%) Axure RP
8 5 (0.82%) Cucumber
8 5 (0.82%) Maven
8 5 (0.82%) NUnit
8 5 (0.82%) Jasmine
8 5 (0.82%) SoapUI
9 4 (0.66%) Jenkins
9 4 (0.66%) Hudson
10 3 (0.49%) Xcode
General
1 170 (27.87%) Marketing
2 144 (23.61%) Finance
3 59 (9.67%) Banking
4 24 (3.93%) Investment Banking
5 23 (3.77%) Retail
6 22 (3.61%) Publishing
6 22 (3.61%) Spanish Language
7 20 (3.28%) French Language
8 18 (2.95%) Mandarin Language
9 16 (2.62%) Legal
9 16 (2.62%) Front Office
10 12 (1.97%) Law
11 9 (1.48%) Multimedia
12 8 (1.31%) Games
13 7 (1.15%) Telecoms
14 6 (0.98%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.49%) Back Office
15 3 (0.49%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.49%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 176 (28.85%) Developer
2 116 (19.02%) Analyst
3 58 (9.51%) Project Manager
4 52 (8.52%) Business Analyst
5 40 (6.56%) Consultant
6 37 (6.07%) Front-End Developer
7 34 (5.57%) Designer
8 18 (2.95%) Architect
9 17 (2.79%) Systems Engineer
10 16 (2.62%) Web Developer
10 16 (2.62%) Technical Manager
11 15 (2.46%) Senior Developer
11 15 (2.46%) Support Analyst
11 15 (2.46%) Digital Project Manager
12 14 (2.30%) .NET Developer
13 11 (1.80%) Service Desk Analyst
13 11 (1.80%) Service Analyst
13 11 (1.80%) Systems Analyst
14 10 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM Developer
14 10 (1.64%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (19.02%) HTML
2 85 (13.93%) CSS
3 78 (12.79%) .NET
4 44 (7.21%) HTML5
5 42 (6.89%) XML
6 38 (6.23%) jQuery
7 31 (5.08%) Web Services
7 31 (5.08%) CSS3
8 28 (4.59%) ASP.NET
9 23 (3.77%) Flash
10 20 (3.28%) AngularJS
11 17 (2.79%) RESTful
11 17 (2.79%) JSON
12 16 (2.62%) Middleware
12 16 (2.62%) Ajax
13 14 (2.30%) SOAP
14 13 (2.13%) Backbone.js
15 12 (1.97%) WCF
15 12 (1.97%) ASP.NET MVC
16 10 (1.64%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (3.28%) Social Media
1 20 (3.28%) Mobile App
2 11 (1.80%) Blackberry
3 9 (1.48%) Handset
3 9 (1.48%) Statistics
3 9 (1.48%) Computer Science
3 9 (1.48%) Visualisation
3 9 (1.48%) Open Source
4 8 (1.31%) Digital Media
4 8 (1.31%) Video on Demand
5 7 (1.15%) Mainframe
6 6 (0.98%) Management Information System
6 6 (0.98%) IPTV
6 6 (0.98%) iPhone
6 6 (0.98%) Market Risk
7 5 (0.82%) Mathematics
7 5 (0.82%) Credit Risk
7 5 (0.82%) iPad
7 5 (0.82%) New Media
7 5 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 67 (10.98%) Windows
2 32 (5.25%) Linux
3 23 (3.77%) Apple iOS
4 21 (3.44%) Android
5 20 (3.28%) UNIX
6 13 (2.13%) Windows 7
7 10 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (1.48%) zOS
9 8 (1.31%) Mac OS X
10 6 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (0.98%) Windows XP
11 5 (0.82%) Solaris
11 5 (0.82%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.66%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.49%) CentOS
14 2 (0.33%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.33%) Mac OS X Server
14 2 (0.33%) AIX
15 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (10.49%) Project Management
2 63 (10.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 58 (9.51%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (7.87%) CRM
5 45 (7.38%) Analytics
6 43 (7.05%) E-Commerce
7 39 (6.39%) Scrum
7 39 (6.39%) MVC
8 38 (6.23%) TDD
9 36 (5.90%) OO
10 35 (5.74%) ITIL
11 28 (4.59%) Business Analysis
12 26 (4.26%) PRINCE2
13 22 (3.61%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (3.28%) Digital Marketing
15 19 (3.11%) Data Modelling
15 19 (3.11%) Business Intelligence
16 17 (2.79%) Unit Testing
16 17 (2.79%) Waterfall
17 16 (2.62%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 88 (14.43%) SQL
2 83 (13.61%) JavaScript
3 56 (9.18%) Java
4 49 (8.03%) C#
5 32 (5.25%) PHP
6 16 (2.62%) T-SQL
7 15 (2.46%) Python
7 15 (2.46%) Ruby
8 8 (1.31%) ActionScript
8 8 (1.31%) VBA
8 8 (1.31%) C
9 7 (1.15%) PL/SQL
10 5 (0.82%) Perl
11 4 (0.66%) Objective-C
11 4 (0.66%) VB.NET
11 4 (0.66%) ABAP
11 4 (0.66%) Apex Code
11 4 (0.66%) ActionScript 3.0
12 3 (0.49%) X++
12 3 (0.49%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 64 (10.49%) Degree
2 26 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (3.61%) MCSE
4 13 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (1.48%) CISSP
6 4 (0.66%) PMP
6 4 (0.66%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.49%) CISM
7 3 (0.49%) MCP
7 3 (0.49%) MCITP
7 3 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.33%) MCSD
8 2 (0.33%) PhD
8 2 (0.33%) OCPJP
8 2 (0.33%) CEH
8 2 (0.33%) CISA
9 1 (0.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.16%) MCDST
9 1 (0.16%) MCTS
9 1 (0.16%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.25%) QA
2 6 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (0.66%) SLA
4 3 (0.49%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.33%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.16%) Basel II
6 1 (0.16%) WAI
System Software
1 33 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.82%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.66%) RACF
4 3 (0.49%) ACF2
4 3 (0.49%) XenApp
4 3 (0.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (0.33%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.33%) NFS
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.16%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.16%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (1.15%) SCCM
2 5 (0.82%) Puppet
3 3 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.33%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.16%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.16%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 110 (18.03%) Microsoft
2 26 (4.26%) Oracle
3 25 (4.10%) Adobe
4 22 (3.61%) Google
5 19 (3.11%) Cisco
6 17 (2.79%) SolarWinds
7 16 (2.62%) Salesforce.com
8 14 (2.30%) Citrix
9 12 (1.97%) IBM
10 9 (1.48%) Facebook
10 9 (1.48%) DoubleClick
11 8 (1.31%) Sitecore
11 8 (1.31%) VMware
11 8 (1.31%) Tableau
11 8 (1.31%) Bloomberg
11 8 (1.31%) Red Hat
12 7 (1.15%) SAP
13 6 (0.98%) Murex
13 6 (0.98%) Zend
14 5 (0.82%) Fidessa
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £110 to £150 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
West London
JM
Rate: £600 - £750 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
eCom Recruitment
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £400 - £470 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
JM
Rate: £350 - £351 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + Expenses
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
JM
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £600 to £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Salt
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £20000 to £26000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £600 - £700 per day + Expenses
Posted: 5 days ago