The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Advertising in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Advertising over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Advertising
Rank 176 179 200
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +21
Contract jobs citing Advertising 72 61 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.77% 0.69% 0.56%
As % of the General category 2.29% 1.84% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 39 40
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£375 £363 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £155 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.85 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+19.39% +7.68%
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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 South East region.

General Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3147 3309 3767
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.85% 37.35% 38.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1741 1673 1627
Average daily rate £375 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 114 144
Average hourly rate £19.00 £31.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.70% +12.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £15.40 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £44.97 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £22.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -24.13%

Advertising
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Advertising Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Advertising
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Advertising Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Advertising
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Advertising across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Advertising Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Advertising
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Advertising Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Advertising
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Advertising within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 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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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
Berkshire +6 18 £350 +112.12% 17
Kent -9 16 £400 - 2
Hampshire -4 13 £238 -38.70% 20
Buckinghamshire +7 11 £375 +20.96% 7
West Sussex +2 4 £488 +14.70% 8
Oxfordshire -1 4 £330 -26.66% 17
Surrey -1 3 £550 +46.66% 16
East Sussex -7 1 £400 +6.66% 1
Middlesex - 1 - - 1
Advertising
England

Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 28 (20.14%) Marketing
2 25 (17.99%) Microsoft
3 23 (16.55%) Windows
3 23 (16.55%) Telecoms
4 20 (14.39%) Finance
5 18 (12.95%) CSS
5 18 (12.95%) HTML
5 18 (12.95%) Business Analysis
6 17 (12.23%) VMware
6 17 (12.23%) Active Directory
6 17 (12.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (11.51%) JavaScript
8 15 (10.79%) Dynamics AX
9 14 (10.07%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (9.35%) Citrix
10 13 (9.35%) MS Excel
10 13 (9.35%) MS Exchange
10 13 (9.35%) Analytics
11 12 (8.63%) XenApp
11 12 (8.63%) Project Management
11 12 (8.63%) Scrum
12 11 (7.91%) Firewall
12 11 (7.91%) ITIL
12 11 (7.91%) PRINCE2
12 11 (7.91%) MS Office
13 10 (7.19%) Oracle
13 10 (7.19%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (6.47%) SCCM
14 9 (6.47%) Web Development
14 9 (6.47%) ERP

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 13 (9.35%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.04%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.44%) IIS
3 2 (1.44%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.72%) Node.js
4 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.72%) Lync
4 1 (0.72%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (9.35%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.91%) MS Office
3 8 (5.76%) MS Project
4 6 (4.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (3.60%) MS Visio
6 3 (2.16%) Photoshop
7 2 (1.44%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.72%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 15 (10.79%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.16%) Agresso
2 3 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.44%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.72%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.44%) Office 365
2 1 (0.72%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.91%) Firewall
2 8 (5.76%) WAN
3 7 (5.04%) TCP/IP
3 7 (5.04%) DNS
3 7 (5.04%) Internet
4 6 (4.32%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (4.32%) LAN
5 5 (3.60%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (2.16%) SAN
7 2 (1.44%) SSL
7 2 (1.44%) DHCP
8 1 (0.72%) VPN
8 1 (0.72%) NAS
8 1 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.04%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.32%) NoSQL
2 6 (4.32%) Big Data
2 6 (4.32%) Hadoop
2 6 (4.32%) Apache Hive
2 6 (4.32%) MySQL
3 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (0.72%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.72%) MS Access
4 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.72%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (4.32%) Subversion
1 6 (4.32%) Git (software)
1 6 (4.32%) PHPUnit
2 3 (2.16%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.72%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.72%) Grunt
3 1 (0.72%) Mocha
3 1 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.72%) Dreamweaver
General
1 28 (20.14%) Marketing
2 23 (16.55%) Telecoms
3 20 (14.39%) Finance
4 7 (5.04%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.44%) Retail
5 2 (1.44%) Billing
5 2 (1.44%) Automotive
6 1 (0.72%) Law
6 1 (0.72%) Legal
6 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.72%) Publishing
6 1 (0.72%) Banking
6 1 (0.72%) French Language
6 1 (0.72%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 31 (22.30%) Analyst
2 23 (16.55%) Developer
3 18 (12.95%) Business Analyst
4 15 (10.79%) Support Engineer
4 15 (10.79%) Senior Analyst
4 15 (10.79%) Telecoms Business Analyst
5 14 (10.07%) Senior Business Analyst
6 11 (7.91%) Project Manager
7 10 (7.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (7.19%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 8 (5.76%) Consultant
9 6 (4.32%) PHP Developer
9 6 (4.32%) Designer
10 5 (3.60%) Marketing Manager
10 5 (3.60%) .NET Developer
10 5 (3.60%) Network Engineer
11 4 (2.88%) Architect
11 4 (2.88%) Coordinator
11 4 (2.88%) Programme Manager
11 4 (2.88%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.95%) HTML
1 18 (12.95%) CSS
2 8 (5.76%) AngularJS
3 7 (5.04%) Backbone.js
3 7 (5.04%) .NET
3 7 (5.04%) ASP.NET
4 6 (4.32%) KnockoutJS
4 6 (4.32%) Ember.js
4 6 (4.32%) Underscore.js
4 6 (4.32%) jQuery
5 5 (3.60%) WCF
6 4 (2.88%) Ajax
6 4 (2.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (2.16%) HTML5
7 3 (2.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (2.16%) .NET Framework
7 3 (2.16%) LINQ
7 3 (2.16%) Razor View Engine
7 3 (2.16%) Web Services
8 2 (1.44%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.88%) Social Media
2 3 (2.16%) Blackberry
2 3 (2.16%) CMDB
3 2 (1.44%) PMI
3 2 (1.44%) Home Automation
3 2 (1.44%) iPhone
4 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.72%) Xbox
4 1 (0.72%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.72%) W3C
4 1 (0.72%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.72%) FMCG
4 1 (0.72%) PKI
4 1 (0.72%) Graphic Design
4 1 (0.72%) Animation
4 1 (0.72%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 23 (16.55%) Windows
2 17 (12.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (6.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (5.76%) Apple iOS
5 7 (5.04%) Android
6 6 (4.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.44%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.44%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.44%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.72%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.72%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (12.95%) Business Analysis
2 14 (10.07%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (9.35%) Analytics
4 12 (8.63%) Scrum
4 12 (8.63%) Project Management
5 11 (7.91%) ITIL
5 11 (7.91%) PRINCE2
6 10 (7.19%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (6.47%) ERP
7 9 (6.47%) Web Development
8 8 (5.76%) Data Analysis
8 8 (5.76%) Change Management
9 7 (5.04%) OOP
9 7 (5.04%) OO
9 7 (5.04%) CRM
9 7 (5.04%) Waterfall
10 6 (4.32%) BCP
10 6 (4.32%) MVC
10 6 (4.32%) TDD
10 6 (4.32%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 16 (11.51%) JavaScript
2 7 (5.04%) PHP
2 7 (5.04%) PHP5
3 6 (4.32%) C#
3 6 (4.32%) SQL
4 2 (1.44%) ActionScript
4 2 (1.44%) ActionScript 3.0
4 2 (1.44%) ActionScript 2.0
4 2 (1.44%) Java
5 1 (0.72%) C++
5 1 (0.72%) VBA
5 1 (0.72%) Ruby
5 1 (0.72%) X++
5 1 (0.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (5.04%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (5.04%) CCNA
2 5 (3.60%) CCNP
3 3 (2.16%) Degree
4 2 (1.44%) CRISC
4 2 (1.44%) CISSP
4 2 (1.44%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.44%) CISA
4 2 (1.44%) CISM
4 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.72%) PMP
5 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.72%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (0.72%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.16%) SLA
1 3 (2.16%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.72%) QA
System Software
1 17 (12.23%) Active Directory
2 12 (8.63%) XenApp
3 6 (4.32%) vSphere
4 5 (3.60%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (2.88%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (1.44%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.44%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.72%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (6.47%) SCCM
2 1 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (17.99%) Microsoft
2 17 (12.23%) VMware
3 13 (9.35%) Citrix
4 10 (7.19%) Oracle
5 9 (6.47%) Cisco
6 7 (5.04%) CheckPoint
7 6 (4.32%) Remedy
7 6 (4.32%) SolarWinds
8 4 (2.88%) SAP
9 3 (2.16%) JD Edwards
10 2 (1.44%) Veritas
10 2 (1.44%) Baan
10 2 (1.44%) Adobe
11 1 (0.72%) Facebook
11 1 (0.72%) Primavera
11 1 (0.72%) Google
11 1 (0.72%) Infor
11 1 (0.72%) Sitecore
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