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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Advertising
Rank 102 102 105
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing Advertising 23 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.83% 0.60% 0.37%
As % of the General category 2.09% 1.39% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 6
Average daily rate
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£475 £438 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +29.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £415 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £18.00 £15.64
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.85 £15.90
% change year-on-year
+26.08% +12.23%
Advertising
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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
1101 1077 1350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 39.59% 43.31% 50.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 515 481 652
Average daily rate £413 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.55% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £259 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 28 37
Average hourly rate £26.25 £14.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.55 £10.00 £9.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £21.00 £35.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -27.58%

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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
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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 +3 15 £500 +8.99% 8
Aberdeen +8 2 £250 -42.85% 4
Glasgow - 1 - - 8
Stirling - - - -
Dundee - - - -
Advertising
UK

Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 18 (41.86%) Finance
2 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
3 12 (27.91%) Project Management
4 9 (20.93%) Asset Management
5 8 (18.60%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (11.63%) Front Office
6 5 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (11.63%) CRM
6 5 (11.63%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (9.30%) Derivative
7 4 (9.30%) Banking
7 4 (9.30%) ERP
7 4 (9.30%) .NET
8 3 (6.98%) Oracle
8 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
8 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.98%) C#
8 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
8 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
8 3 (6.98%) Programme Management
8 3 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.98%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (6.98%) Analytics
9 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
9 2 (4.65%) People Management
9 2 (4.65%) Business Transformation
9 2 (4.65%) Digital Media
9 2 (4.65%) Test Planning
9 2 (4.65%) X++

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 (6.98%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) CMS
2 1 (2.33%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.98%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.65%) MS Project
2 2 (4.65%) MS Office
3 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (11.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (2.33%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (2.33%) TestDirector
1 1 (2.33%) PowerDesigner
1 1 (2.33%) ERwin
1 1 (2.33%) ProC
General
1 18 (41.86%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Front Office
3 4 (9.30%) Banking
4 2 (4.65%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.65%) Back Office
4 2 (4.65%) Marketing
5 1 (2.33%) Legal
5 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.33%) General Ledger
5 1 (2.33%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (23.26%) Project Manager
1 10 (23.26%) Analyst
2 9 (20.93%) Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Business Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Consultant
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Manager
5 3 (6.98%) CRM Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Project Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Project Coordinator
6 2 (4.65%) Coordinator
6 2 (4.65%) Functional Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Dynamics AX Developer
7 1 (2.33%) CRM Manager
7 1 (2.33%) Digital Marketing Consultant
7 1 (2.33%) Marketing Consultant
7 1 (2.33%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) .NET
2 2 (4.65%) CSS
2 2 (4.65%) jQuery
2 2 (4.65%) HTML
3 1 (2.33%) HTML5
3 1 (2.33%) CSS3
3 1 (2.33%) Cocoa Touch
3 1 (2.33%) Android SDK
3 1 (2.33%) XML
3 1 (2.33%) XHTML
3 1 (2.33%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.30%) Derivative
3 2 (4.65%) Digital Media
3 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.33%) Open Source
4 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Android
1 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) Project Management
2 9 (20.93%) Asset Management
3 5 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (11.63%) CRM
4 4 (9.30%) ERP
5 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.98%) Programme Management
5 3 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.98%) Analytics
6 2 (4.65%) Test Planning
6 2 (4.65%) People Management
6 2 (4.65%) Business Transformation
6 2 (4.65%) SEO
6 2 (4.65%) E-business
6 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.65%) DNA
6 2 (4.65%) Data Management
6 2 (4.65%) Pay per click
6 2 (4.65%) IT Governance
6 2 (4.65%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) C#
1 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.65%) SQL
2 2 (4.65%) X++
3 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.33%) Objective-C
3 1 (2.33%) PHP
3 1 (2.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (4.65%) PMP
1 2 (4.65%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) EMIR
Vendors
1 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle
3 2 (4.65%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.33%) Charles River
4 1 (2.33%) Twitter
4 1 (2.33%) Adobe
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