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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Advertising
Rank 164 198 268
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +70
Contract jobs citing Advertising 314 264 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.28% 1.05% 0.57%
As % of the General category 2.84% 2.09% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 188 93
Average daily rate
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£400 £423 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.32% +12.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £277 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Average hourly rate £26.33 £17.25 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.63% -29.59%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.85 £21.00 £15.64
% change year-on-year
+18.33% +34.31%
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
11055 12603 12487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.01% 49.90% 52.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 8076 8935 8696
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 153 181
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.17% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.01 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £51.25 £53.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -19.23%

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 31 October 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 31 October 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 31 October 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 +29 129 £425 -10.52% 115
Bromley - 9 £613 -
Hammersmith +2 1 £413 +120.00%
Croydon - 1 £350 -
Feltham - - - -
Hounslow - - - - 2
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Upminster - - - -
Uxbridge - - - - 1
Wembley - - - - 1
Wimbledon - - - -
Docklands, London - - - - 1
Canary Wharf - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Advertising
England

Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 164 (26.20%) Finance
2 156 (24.92%) Marketing
3 132 (21.09%) Microsoft
4 118 (18.85%) Agile Software Development
5 95 (15.18%) HTML
6 94 (15.02%) SQL
7 79 (12.62%) .NET
8 77 (12.30%) Stakeholder Management
9 76 (12.14%) Windows
10 74 (11.82%) CSS
11 72 (11.50%) JavaScript
12 69 (11.02%) CRM
13 68 (10.86%) Project Management
14 63 (10.06%) SQL Server
15 61 (9.74%) C#
16 56 (8.95%) Java
16 56 (8.95%) Degree
17 52 (8.31%) SharePoint
18 51 (8.15%) MS Excel
19 49 (7.83%) Banking
20 46 (7.35%) Dynamics CRM
21 39 (6.23%) Active Directory
22 38 (6.07%) Oracle
22 38 (6.07%) MVC
23 37 (5.91%) E-Commerce
23 37 (5.91%) Analytics
24 35 (5.59%) HTML5
25 34 (5.43%) XML
26 32 (5.11%) ASP.NET
27 31 (4.95%) Scrum

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 52 (8.31%) SharePoint
2 27 (4.31%) MS Exchange
3 22 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 21 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2003
5 15 (2.40%) SharePoint 2013
6 12 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (1.76%) CMS
8 10 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
9 9 (1.44%) WebLogic
10 8 (1.28%) Tomcat
10 8 (1.28%) Drupal
11 7 (1.12%) WordPress
11 7 (1.12%) SharePoint Server
11 7 (1.12%) SAS
11 7 (1.12%) Apache
12 6 (0.96%) IIS
12 6 (0.96%) Node.js
13 4 (0.64%) Adobe CQ
14 3 (0.48%) Kentico
Applications
1 51 (8.15%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.56%) Photoshop
2 16 (2.56%) MS Office
3 15 (2.40%) Adobe Illustrator
4 14 (2.24%) MS Project
5 13 (2.08%) InDesign
6 12 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
7 9 (1.44%) PowerPivot
7 9 (1.44%) MS Visio
8 6 (0.96%) OmniGraffle
9 4 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 4 (0.64%) SPSS
10 3 (0.48%) Adobe After Effects
11 2 (0.32%) Fireworks
11 2 (0.32%) Adobe Premiere
11 2 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.16%) Maya
12 1 (0.16%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.16%) CINEMA 4D
12 1 (0.16%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 46 (7.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (3.67%) Dynamics AX
3 18 (2.88%) Agresso
4 10 (1.60%) Google Analytics
5 5 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.48%) ION MarketView
6 3 (0.48%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Manufacturing
7 1 (0.16%) Adaptiv
7 1 (0.16%) RMDS
7 1 (0.16%) Hyperion Enterprise
7 1 (0.16%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.16%) Remedy AR System
7 1 (0.16%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.08%) Office 365
2 8 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.28%) SaaS
2 8 (1.28%) Force.com
3 5 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.64%) Heroku
5 3 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.32%) PaaS
6 2 (0.32%) GitHub
6 2 (0.32%) IaaS
7 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.04%) DNS
2 17 (2.72%) TCP/IP
3 16 (2.56%) DHCP
4 15 (2.40%) Firewall
5 13 (2.08%) LAN
5 13 (2.08%) WAN
6 4 (0.64%) SMS
6 4 (0.64%) Intranet
6 4 (0.64%) Internet
7 2 (0.32%) SAN
7 2 (0.32%) VPN
7 2 (0.32%) SNA
7 2 (0.32%) Network Security
8 1 (0.16%) FTP
8 1 (0.16%) Broadband
8 1 (0.16%) DMZ
8 1 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.16%) Extranet
8 1 (0.16%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (10.06%) SQL Server
2 24 (3.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (2.72%) MySQL
5 15 (2.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (1.76%) MongoDB
9 8 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (0.80%) QlikView
10 5 (0.80%) Microsoft Power View
10 5 (0.80%) Oracle Database
10 5 (0.80%) Relational Database
11 4 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (0.64%) DataStage
11 4 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.64%) Data Mining
11 4 (0.64%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.64%) DB2
11 4 (0.64%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 16 (2.56%) JIRA
2 14 (2.24%) Git (software)
3 10 (1.60%) Maven
3 10 (1.60%) Selenium
4 9 (1.44%) Subversion
5 7 (1.12%) Ant
5 7 (1.12%) Cucumber
6 6 (0.96%) Jenkins
6 6 (0.96%) JUnit
7 5 (0.80%) Visual Studio
7 5 (0.80%) Dreamweaver
7 5 (0.80%) Bitbucket
8 4 (0.64%) Hudson
8 4 (0.64%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.64%) Axure RP
8 4 (0.64%) CruiseControl
8 4 (0.64%) ClearCase
8 4 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.48%) JBehave
9 3 (0.48%) WebDriver
General
1 164 (26.20%) Finance
2 156 (24.92%) Marketing
3 49 (7.83%) Banking
4 21 (3.35%) Investment Banking
5 16 (2.56%) Retail
6 15 (2.40%) French Language
6 15 (2.40%) Spanish Language
7 12 (1.92%) Publishing
8 11 (1.76%) Mandarin Language
8 11 (1.76%) Front Office
9 10 (1.60%) Telecoms
9 10 (1.60%) Games
10 8 (1.28%) Legal
10 8 (1.28%) Billing
11 7 (1.12%) Manufacturing
11 7 (1.12%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.32%) Arabic Language
12 2 (0.32%) Automotive
12 2 (0.32%) Law
12 2 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 166 (26.52%) Developer
2 107 (17.09%) Analyst
3 67 (10.70%) Project Manager
4 64 (10.22%) Consultant
5 60 (9.58%) Business Analyst
6 22 (3.51%) Front-End Developer
7 21 (3.35%) Designer
7 21 (3.35%) Systems Engineer
7 21 (3.35%) Senior Developer
8 19 (3.04%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 19 (3.04%) CRM Developer
8 19 (3.04%) Microsoft Developer
9 17 (2.72%) .NET Developer
10 14 (2.24%) Web Developer
11 13 (2.08%) Architect
11 13 (2.08%) Administrator
12 12 (1.92%) Security Consultant
12 12 (1.92%) Java Developer
12 12 (1.92%) Systems Analyst
13 10 (1.60%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (15.18%) HTML
2 79 (12.62%) .NET
3 74 (11.82%) CSS
4 35 (5.59%) HTML5
5 34 (5.43%) XML
6 32 (5.11%) ASP.NET
7 29 (4.63%) AngularJS
8 25 (3.99%) Web Services
8 25 (3.99%) jQuery
9 16 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (2.56%) Flash
10 15 (2.40%) RESTful
10 15 (2.40%) JSON
11 14 (2.24%) Spring
11 14 (2.24%) CSS3
12 12 (1.92%) JSP
12 12 (1.92%) Ajax
13 10 (1.60%) SOAP
14 9 (1.44%) .NET Framework
14 9 (1.44%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (4.63%) Social Media
3 27 (4.31%) User Experience
4 17 (2.72%) Digital Media
4 17 (2.72%) Mobile App
5 12 (1.92%) Video on Demand
5 12 (1.92%) Computer Science
6 11 (1.76%) Open Source
7 10 (1.60%) Replication
8 9 (1.44%) Management Information System
8 9 (1.44%) Visualisation
9 7 (1.12%) Social Network
10 6 (0.96%) Credit Risk
10 6 (0.96%) Market Risk
10 6 (0.96%) Derivative
11 5 (0.80%) Online Banking
11 5 (0.80%) Mainframe
11 5 (0.80%) Mathematics
11 5 (0.80%) Data Integration
11 5 (0.80%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 76 (12.14%) Windows
2 30 (4.79%) Linux
3 24 (3.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (3.04%) Android
5 17 (2.72%) Apple iOS
6 15 (2.40%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (2.24%) UNIX
7 14 (2.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (2.24%) Windows 7
8 10 (1.60%) Mac OS X
9 7 (1.12%) Windows XP
9 7 (1.12%) Windows 8
10 6 (0.96%) zOS
11 4 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.64%) AIX
12 3 (0.48%) NetWare
12 3 (0.48%) SUSE
13 2 (0.32%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.32%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.16%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (18.85%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (12.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 69 (11.02%) CRM
4 68 (10.86%) Project Management
5 38 (6.07%) MVC
6 37 (5.91%) E-Commerce
6 37 (5.91%) Analytics
7 31 (4.95%) Scrum
8 29 (4.63%) TDD
9 27 (4.31%) Business Analysis
9 27 (4.31%) ITIL
9 27 (4.31%) PRINCE2
10 25 (3.99%) Business Intelligence
11 23 (3.67%) Migration
12 22 (3.51%) Mentoring
13 21 (3.35%) OO
13 21 (3.35%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (3.19%) Change Management
15 19 (3.04%) BDD
16 18 (2.88%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 94 (15.02%) SQL
2 72 (11.50%) JavaScript
3 61 (9.74%) C#
4 56 (8.95%) Java
5 25 (3.99%) PHP
6 20 (3.19%) Python
7 16 (2.56%) T-SQL
8 13 (2.08%) Perl
8 13 (2.08%) PowerShell
9 11 (1.76%) C
10 9 (1.44%) Ruby
11 8 (1.28%) PL/SQL
12 6 (0.96%) Bash Shell
13 5 (0.80%) C++
13 5 (0.80%) ActionScript
14 4 (0.64%) Objective-C
14 4 (0.64%) ActionScript 3.0
15 3 (0.48%) Scala
15 3 (0.48%) Apex Code
16 2 (0.32%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 56 (8.95%) Degree
2 25 (3.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (1.76%) MCSE
4 10 (1.60%) CISSP
5 5 (0.80%) CISM
6 4 (0.64%) PMP
6 4 (0.64%) PMI Certification
6 4 (0.64%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.64%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.48%) MCITP
8 2 (0.32%) OCPJP
8 2 (0.32%) CEH
8 2 (0.32%) CRISC
8 2 (0.32%) ISEB
8 2 (0.32%) CNE
8 2 (0.32%) Novell Certification
9 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.16%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.67%) QA
2 8 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (0.64%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.64%) SLA
4 2 (0.32%) Basel II
4 2 (0.32%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.16%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.16%) EMIR
5 1 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 39 (6.23%) Active Directory
2 16 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.92%) vSphere
4 8 (1.28%) RACF
5 6 (0.96%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.48%) Novell eDirectory
6 3 (0.48%) NDS
6 3 (0.48%) ACF2
7 2 (0.32%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.16%) NFS
8 1 (0.16%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.16%) Postfix
8 1 (0.16%) XenApp
8 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.16%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.16%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (1.12%) Puppet
2 6 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.48%) Ansible
3 3 (0.48%) Salt
4 2 (0.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.32%) SCCM
4 2 (0.32%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.32%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.16%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.16%) SCOM
5 1 (0.16%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.16%) DameWare
5 1 (0.16%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.16%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (0.16%) Icinga
5 1 (0.16%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.16%) StatsD
5 1 (0.16%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.16%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 132 (21.09%) Microsoft
2 38 (6.07%) Oracle
3 25 (3.99%) Adobe
3 25 (3.99%) VMware
4 16 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
5 15 (2.40%) Google
6 12 (1.92%) Tableau
7 10 (1.60%) SolarWinds
7 10 (1.60%) Facebook
7 10 (1.60%) Cisco
8 9 (1.44%) IBM
8 9 (1.44%) JD Edwards
9 8 (1.28%) Citrix
10 6 (0.96%) Novell
10 6 (0.96%) MicroStrategy
11 5 (0.80%) Hyperion
11 5 (0.80%) Red Hat
11 5 (0.80%) Twitter
11 5 (0.80%) Ab Initio
11 5 (0.80%) DoubleClick
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £45k - 49k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
JM
Rate: £200 - £255 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 5 hours ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 5 hours ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
South West London
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £375 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £300 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Premier IT
Rate: £100 - £130 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Premier Media
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Aerotek
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Totaljobs Group.
Rate: Competitive Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Pro rata basis
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Volt
Rate: £47000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Premier Media
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £800 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Premier Media
Rate: £60 - £150 per day
Posted: 2 days ago