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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Advertising
Rank 75 72 87
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Contract jobs citing Advertising 10 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.71% 0.31% 0.29%
As % of the General category 2.22% 0.89% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 0
Average daily rate £375 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £15.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -45.45%
General Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
451 336 503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 32.01% 34.22% 36.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 148 232
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £265 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 16
Average hourly rate £16.20 £11.85 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.76% -32.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.13 £6.50 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £21.90 £40.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - - - - 1
Stockport - - - - 1
Wigan - - - -
Advertising
North West

Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 7 (43.75%) SQL
1 7 (43.75%) CRM
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
1 7 (43.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle
4 2 (12.50%) HTML
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) CSS
4 2 (12.50%) Windows
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 2 (12.50%) SLA
4 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 2 (12.50%) Legal
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) Replication
4 2 (12.50%) Marketing
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 1 (6.25%) HTML5
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (6.25%) CSS3
5 1 (6.25%) DataPower
5 1 (6.25%) C#
5 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
5 1 (6.25%) JSON
5 1 (6.25%) jQuery

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) CICS
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) DB2
1 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Legal
2 2 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Developer
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Resourcer
2 2 (12.50%) CRM Developer
2 2 (12.50%) DBA
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Database Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) CRM Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Programme Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) SQL DBA
3 1 (6.25%) CRM Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) CSS
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) J2EE
2 1 (6.25%) SOAP
2 1 (6.25%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) JSON
2 1 (6.25%) jQuery
2 1 (6.25%) HTML5
2 1 (6.25%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Replication
2 1 (6.25%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) AIX
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) CRM
2 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
2 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Service Management
3 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
3 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Teradata
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