The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Advertising in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Advertising over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Advertising
Rank 128 124 118
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Contract jobs citing Advertising 28 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.74% 0.48% 0.41%
As % of the General category 2.31% 1.33% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 13 7
Average daily rate £400 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £240 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £555 £492
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 £15.00 £14.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -45.28%
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 North West region.

General Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1214 1125 893
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 31.94% 35.74% 32.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 780 643 463
Average daily rate £400 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £256 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 54 47
Average hourly rate £21.75 £18.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.18 £9.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.80 £42.75 £43.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

Advertising
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Advertising Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Advertising
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Advertising Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Advertising
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Advertising across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Advertising Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Advertising
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Advertising Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Advertising
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Advertising within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Cheshire -1 11 £413 +3.12% 20
Manchester -15 9 £363 -19.44% 73
Merseyside - 5 £400 - 15
Cumbria - 2 £463 - 1
Advertising
England

Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 37 (57.81%) Microsoft
2 21 (32.81%) Finance
3 16 (25.00%) SQL
4 14 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (20.31%) Migration
5 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
5 13 (20.31%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (18.75%) .NET
6 12 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (17.19%) CRM
7 11 (17.19%) ERP
7 11 (17.19%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (17.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (15.63%) SharePoint
8 10 (15.63%) C#
9 9 (14.06%) Dynamics CRM
9 9 (14.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (12.50%) Waterfall
10 8 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (10.94%) Manufacturing
11 7 (10.94%) Data Migration
12 6 (9.38%) Business Analysis
12 6 (9.38%) Office 365
12 6 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (9.38%) HTML
13 5 (7.81%) JavaScript
13 5 (7.81%) T-SQL
13 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET
13 5 (7.81%) CSS
13 5 (7.81%) UML

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 10 (15.63%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.81%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.13%) Lync
4 2 (3.13%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.56%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.56%) IIS
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.25%) MS Office
3 2 (3.13%) MS Project
4 1 (1.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.56%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.56%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.56%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 9 (14.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (6.25%) Sage X3
3 3 (4.69%) SAP Business One
4 2 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (1.56%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (1.56%) Infor CRM
5 1 (1.56%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (1.56%) Magento
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (1.56%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 1 (1.56%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 1 (1.56%) Sage 1000
5 1 (1.56%) Teamcenter
5 1 (1.56%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.38%) Office 365
2 2 (3.13%) IaaS
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.13%) PaaS
3 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.56%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) Intranet
2 1 (1.56%) DNS
2 1 (1.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
2 12 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (17.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (14.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (6.25%) OLAP
6 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (4.69%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (4.69%) OLAP Cube
7 3 (4.69%) Power BI
8 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.56%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Power View
9 1 (1.56%) MS Access
9 1 (1.56%) MySQL
9 1 (1.56%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (1.56%) QlikView
9 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.13%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.56%) Dreamweaver
General
1 21 (32.81%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.25%) Legal
4 2 (3.13%) Marketing
5 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (40.63%) Developer
2 12 (18.75%) Analyst
3 10 (15.63%) Consultant
4 8 (12.50%) Business Developer
5 7 (10.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Business Analyst
6 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Developer
7 5 (7.81%) Sage Consultant
7 5 (7.81%) SharePoint Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Architect
8 4 (6.25%) CRM Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 4 (6.25%) ERP Consultant
8 4 (6.25%) Production Support Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) Project Manager
8 4 (6.25%) SQL Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Support Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) .NET Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.75%) .NET
2 6 (9.38%) HTML
3 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET
3 5 (7.81%) CSS
4 3 (4.69%) MDX
5 2 (3.13%) Web Services
5 2 (3.13%) XML
6 1 (1.56%) ADO.NET
6 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.56%) EDI
6 1 (1.56%) jQuery
6 1 (1.56%) ODBC
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (1.56%) REST
6 1 (1.56%) RESTful
6 1 (1.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.56%) NHS
3 1 (1.56%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.13%) Windows
1 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.31%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (20.31%) Migration
3 11 (17.19%) CRM
3 11 (17.19%) ERP
3 11 (17.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 7 (10.94%) Data Migration
6 6 (9.38%) Business Analysis
7 5 (7.81%) BPMN
7 5 (7.81%) ETL
7 5 (7.81%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (7.81%) SDLC
7 5 (7.81%) UML
7 5 (7.81%) Use Case
7 5 (7.81%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (6.25%) ITIL
8 4 (6.25%) Scrum
8 4 (6.25%) Workflow
9 3 (4.69%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 16 (25.00%) SQL
2 10 (15.63%) C#
3 5 (7.81%) JavaScript
3 5 (7.81%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.56%) PHP
4 1 (1.56%) Python
4 1 (1.56%) R
4 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (4.69%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (4.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (4.69%) SC Cleared
1 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.13%) APMP
2 2 (3.13%) MCDBA
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.13%) PMP
3 1 (1.56%) AAT
3 1 (1.56%) Degree
3 1 (1.56%) ISEB
3 1 (1.56%) MCP
3 1 (1.56%) MCSE
3 1 (1.56%) MCTS
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certified Architect
System Software
1 5 (7.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 37 (57.81%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.81%) Sage
3 3 (4.69%) SAP
4 2 (3.13%) Oracle
4 2 (3.13%) Teradata
5 1 (1.56%) Adobe
5 1 (1.56%) IFS
5 1 (1.56%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.56%) Lotus
5 1 (1.56%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.56%) Siemens
5 1 (1.56%) Tableau
5 1 (1.56%) VMware
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