The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Advertising in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Advertising over the 3 months to 31 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 Milton Keynes 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Advertising
Rank 56 62 61
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs citing Advertising 15 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.67% 0.70% 0.29%
As % of the General category 3.97% 2.08% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 1
Average daily rate
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£425 £725 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.37% +52.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -15.38%
General Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
378 240 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 42.19% 33.66% 33.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 106 112
Average daily rate £368 £334 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.11% +11.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 8
Average hourly rate £12.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £14.00 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £25.60 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -18.18%
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Advertising
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Advertising Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Advertising
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Advertising Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Advertising
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Advertising across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Advertising Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Advertising
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Advertising Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 9 (45.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle
3 4 (20.00%) MS Project
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (15.00%) MS Office
4 3 (15.00%) Finance
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
6 1 (5.00%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (5.00%) Change Control
6 1 (5.00%) Business Transformation
6 1 (5.00%) Cyber Security
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.00%) Data Management
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) PKI
6 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.00%) Degree
6 1 (5.00%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000 Server

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Project
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.00%) MS Office
2 3 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.00%) Automotive
2 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Programme Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Project Coordinator
3 2 (10.00%) Programme Office Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Coordinator
4 1 (5.00%) Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Data Manager
4 1 (5.00%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Editor
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Support
4 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) PMI
1 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (5.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.00%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.00%) Data Management
5 1 (5.00%) E-business
5 1 (5.00%) Scrum
5 1 (5.00%) CRM
5 1 (5.00%) ERP
5 1 (5.00%) ETL
5 1 (5.00%) Six Sigma
5 1 (5.00%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Java
1 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 1 (5.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft