The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Advertising in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Advertising over the 3 months to 23 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 Manchester 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Advertising
Rank 66 72 86
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +14
Contract jobs citing Advertising 16 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.28% 0.90% 0.36%
As % of the General category 3.72% 2.54% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 4
Average daily rate
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£375 £394 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £247 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £458 £344
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £16.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -38.88%
General Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
430 394 491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 34.29% 35.34% 35.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 188 240
Average daily rate £375 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £250 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 14
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £8.55 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.62 £18.60 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
Advertising
North West

Advertising
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Advertising across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Advertising Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Advertising
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Advertising across the Manchester region.

Advertising Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Advertising
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Advertising across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Advertising Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Advertising
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Advertising across the Manchester region.

Advertising Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Advertising
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Advertising within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 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
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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
Bolton - - - -
Bury - - - -
Wigan - - - - 1
Advertising
North West

Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
2 10 (41.67%) SQL
3 9 (37.50%) CRM
3 9 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (33.33%) Finance
5 6 (25.00%) .NET
6 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (16.67%) ERP
7 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
8 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
8 3 (12.50%) XML
8 3 (12.50%) Project Management
9 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
9 2 (8.33%) Replication
9 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
9 2 (8.33%) C#
9 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (8.33%) Windows
9 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
9 2 (8.33%) X++
9 2 (8.33%) MorphX
9 2 (8.33%) Degree
9 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
10 1 (4.17%) COBIT
10 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
10 1 (4.17%) MVVM

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MorphX
2 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 2 (8.33%) CRM Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) IT Programme Manager
4 2 (8.33%) DBA
4 2 (8.33%) Programme Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Business Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Operations Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) SQL DBA
5 1 (4.17%) CRM Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (4.17%) XHTML
3 1 (4.17%) WCF
3 1 (4.17%) HTML
3 1 (4.17%) CSS
3 1 (4.17%) SOAP
3 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) CRM
2 4 (16.67%) ERP
3 3 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.17%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (4.17%) Information Security
5 1 (4.17%) Data Management
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL
5 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.17%) Logistics
5 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Test Management
5 1 (4.17%) CRAMM
5 1 (4.17%) BPMN
5 1 (4.17%) MVVM
5 1 (4.17%) Test Strategy
5 1 (4.17%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (8.33%) X++
2 2 (8.33%) C#
2 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (4.17%) CRISC
2 1 (4.17%) HNC
2 1 (4.17%) CISSP
2 1 (4.17%) CISM
2 1 (4.17%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.17%) COBIT
1 1 (4.17%) QA
1 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Adobe
2 1 (4.17%) Teradata
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle
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