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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Advertising over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Advertising
Rank 109 134 115
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -19
Contract jobs citing Advertising 47 28 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.46% 0.68% 0.92%
As % of the General category 4.98% 1.86% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 20 23
Median daily rate £413 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £312 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -20.98%
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
943 1502 1097
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 29.28% 36.26% 33.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 629 945 634
Median daily rate £413 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 68 47
Median hourly rate £14.00 £21.50 £16.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.88% +27.04%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £28.69 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +17.10%

Advertising
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Advertising as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Advertising within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +20 31 £425 +13.33% 14
Cheshire +18 10 £405 +1.25% 7
Lancashire - 5 £425 - 2
Advertising
England

Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Advertising also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Advertising.

1 62 (79.49%) Microsoft
2 31 (39.74%) CRM
3 30 (38.46%) Dynamics CRM
4 21 (26.92%) C#
4 21 (26.92%) .NET
5 19 (24.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (23.08%) SQL
7 17 (21.79%) SQL Server
8 14 (17.95%) JavaScript
8 14 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (16.67%) Finance
9 13 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (16.67%) MS Excel
10 10 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (12.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (11.54%) MVC
11 9 (11.54%) HTML
11 9 (11.54%) ETL
12 8 (10.26%) CSS
12 8 (10.26%) SharePoint
13 7 (8.97%) T-SQL
13 7 (8.97%) ASP.NET
13 7 (8.97%) Business Analysis
14 6 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (7.69%) XML
14 6 (7.69%) jQuery
15 5 (6.41%) Data Warehouse
15 5 (6.41%) VB.NET
16 4 (5.13%) BizTalk Server
16 4 (5.13%) Java

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (10.26%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.13%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.28%) Kentico
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.28%) Umbraco
Applications
1 13 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 30 (38.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.56%) Magento
3 1 (1.28%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.28%) Sage 200
3 1 (1.28%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.28%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.28%) Heroku
2 1 (1.28%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.28%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 17 (21.79%) SQL Server
3 13 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (12.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (6.41%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (3.85%) MySQL
7 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.28%) Power BI
8 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (5.13%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.56%) Selenium
3 1 (1.28%) Grunt
3 1 (1.28%) gulp
3 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.28%) JUnit
3 1 (1.28%) Maven
3 1 (1.28%) Mocha
3 1 (1.28%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.28%) TestNG
General
1 13 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (3.85%) Marketing
3 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (47.44%) Developer
2 17 (21.79%) CRM Developer
2 17 (21.79%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 14 (17.95%) Microsoft Developer
4 7 (8.97%) Analyst
5 6 (7.69%) Consultant
6 5 (6.41%) Architect
6 5 (6.41%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.13%) .NET Developer
7 4 (5.13%) Administrator
7 4 (5.13%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) CRM Consultant
7 4 (5.13%) DBA
7 4 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
7 4 (5.13%) SQL DBA
8 3 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Consultant
8 3 (3.85%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
8 3 (3.85%) SSIS Developer
8 3 (3.85%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (26.92%) .NET
2 9 (11.54%) HTML
3 8 (10.26%) CSS
4 7 (8.97%) ASP.NET
5 6 (7.69%) jQuery
5 6 (7.69%) XML
6 4 (5.13%) LINQ
6 4 (5.13%) WPF
7 3 (3.85%) Ajax
8 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.56%) HTML5
8 2 (2.56%) Web Services
9 1 (1.28%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.28%) COM
9 1 (1.28%) CSS3
9 1 (1.28%) Flask
9 1 (1.28%) Node.js
9 1 (1.28%) REST
9 1 (1.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (1.28%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.85%) Clustering
1 3 (3.85%) Data Conversion
2 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.28%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.28%) Replication
3 1 (1.28%) Social Media
3 1 (1.28%) User Experience
3 1 (1.28%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.28%) Android
1 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.28%) Linux
1 1 (1.28%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (39.74%) CRM
2 14 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (11.54%) ETL
4 9 (11.54%) MVC
5 7 (8.97%) Business Analysis
6 6 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (3.85%) Data Encryption
7 3 (3.85%) PRINCE2
7 3 (3.85%) Regression Testing
7 3 (3.85%) Scrum
7 3 (3.85%) SQL Optimisation
7 3 (3.85%) TDD
7 3 (3.85%) Workflow
8 2 (2.56%) Automation Testing
8 2 (2.56%) BDD
8 2 (2.56%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (2.56%) DevOps
8 2 (2.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 21 (26.92%) C#
2 18 (23.08%) SQL
3 14 (17.95%) JavaScript
4 7 (8.97%) T-SQL
5 5 (6.41%) VB.NET
6 4 (5.13%) Java
7 3 (3.85%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.56%) Python
9 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.28%) PHP
9 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.28%) R
9 1 (1.28%) Ruby
9 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (1.28%) ACCA
1 1 (1.28%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (1.28%) CIMA
1 1 (1.28%) Degree
1 1 (1.28%) ISEB
1 1 (1.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) QA
2 2 (2.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (1.28%) Ansible
2 1 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 62 (79.49%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.85%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle
4 1 (1.28%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (1.28%) Cognos
4 1 (1.28%) Google
4 1 (1.28%) NetSuite
4 1 (1.28%) PayPal
4 1 (1.28%) Sage
4 1 (1.28%) SAP
4 1 (1.28%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.28%) Talend
4 1 (1.28%) WorldPay
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Nigel Frank International
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