The 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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Advertising
Rank 68 69 66
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing Advertising 2 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.26% 0.44% 0.58%
As % of the General category 0.55% 1.04% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Average daily rate £381 £350 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.92% -15.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £330 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £490 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £378
% change year-on-year
- -7.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £11.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -47.61%
Advertising
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

General Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
365 384 335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 48.22% 42.48% 38.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 152 177
Average daily rate £410 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 7
Average hourly rate £12.00 £40.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +207.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.88%

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
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 20 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) CommVault
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) SAN Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) CommVault
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware