The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Advertising in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Advertising over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Advertising
Rank 119 103 114
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +11
Contract jobs citing Advertising 10 24 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.33% 0.91% 0.29%
As % of the General category 0.68% 2.41% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 3
Average daily rate
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£301 £438 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.14% -32.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £21.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-47.61% +40.00%
Advertising
UK

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

General Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1479 997 1023
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 49.09% 37.81% 42.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 771 499 510
Average daily rate £393 £396 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.88% +5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 14 16
Average hourly rate £20.69 £11.00 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.09% +4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.35 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.70 £25.00 £33.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.04 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-0.15% -5.50%

Advertising
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Advertising Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Advertising
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Advertising Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Advertising
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Advertising across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Advertising Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Advertising
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Advertising Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Advertising
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Advertising within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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
Edinburgh -21 3 £400 -11.11% 8
Glasgow -6 1 £290 -3.33% 7
Advertising
UK

Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
3 6 (26.09%) Investment Management
4 5 (21.74%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
6 3 (13.04%) CRM
6 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
6 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (13.04%) Markit EDM
7 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
7 2 (8.70%) Business Process Improvement
7 2 (8.70%) Performance Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
7 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Data Management
7 2 (8.70%) Logistics
7 2 (8.70%) X++
7 2 (8.70%) MorphX
7 2 (8.70%) Data Management
7 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.70%) Agresso
7 2 (8.70%) Oracle
7 2 (8.70%) SQL
7 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
7 2 (8.70%) Financial Institution
8 1 (4.35%) ISEB
8 1 (4.35%) JD Edwards
8 1 (4.35%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (4.35%) Management Information System

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS Project
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (13.04%) Markit EDM
3 2 (8.70%) Agresso
4 1 (4.35%) thinkFolio
4 1 (4.35%) Eikon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MorphX
1 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.35%) Front Office
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Business Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Test Leader
4 2 (8.70%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Test Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) DBA
5 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Operations Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Coordinator
5 1 (4.35%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (4.35%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.35%) Replication
1 1 (4.35%) Clustering
1 1 (4.35%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Investment Management
2 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
3 3 (13.04%) CRM
3 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
4 2 (8.70%) Business Process Improvement
4 2 (8.70%) Performance Testing
4 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
4 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Data Management
4 2 (8.70%) Logistics
4 2 (8.70%) Data Management
4 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.35%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.35%) Process Management
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL
5 1 (4.35%) Six Sigma
5 1 (4.35%) Project Management
5 1 (4.35%) ERP
5 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) X++
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) ISEB
1 1 (4.35%) IIBA
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) JD Edwards
3 1 (4.35%) Bloomberg
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