The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the South East region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Advertising
Rank 199 212 211
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Contract jobs citing Advertising 51 25 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.53% 0.30% 0.35%
As % of the General category 1.49% 0.79% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 11 26
Average daily rate £350 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £220 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £375 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £331 £375
% change year-on-year
+16.60% -11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £11.25 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £15.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -45.45%
General Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3416 3156 3992
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 35.27% 37.71% 37.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1779 1477 1760
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 187 213
Average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Advertising
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -5 18 £340 +13.33% 20
Kent +11 7 £388 - 9
Buckinghamshire - 6 £405 - 8
Hampshire +9 5 £465 - 15
West Sussex +2 4 £375 +7.14% 12
Oxfordshire - 4 £325 - 10
Surrey -11 3 £413 +44.73% 21
East Sussex - 1 £400 - 11
Sussex - - - -
Advertising
England

Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 26 (29.55%) Marketing
2 23 (26.14%) Telecoms
3 16 (18.18%) Project Management
3 16 (18.18%) Finance
4 15 (17.05%) Business Analysis
5 10 (11.36%) HTML
5 10 (11.36%) CSS
5 10 (11.36%) Microsoft
6 9 (10.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (9.09%) Legal
7 8 (9.09%) Java
7 8 (9.09%) JavaScript
8 7 (7.95%) .NET
8 7 (7.95%) MS Project
8 7 (7.95%) ITIL
8 7 (7.95%) Service Management
9 6 (6.82%) MVC
9 6 (6.82%) Change Management
9 6 (6.82%) Manufacturing
9 6 (6.82%) PRINCE2
9 6 (6.82%) Windows
9 6 (6.82%) Photoshop
9 6 (6.82%) C#
9 6 (6.82%) SQL Server
9 6 (6.82%) SLA
9 6 (6.82%) Analytics
9 6 (6.82%) Direct Marketing
9 6 (6.82%) Release Management
10 5 (5.68%) WCF
10 5 (5.68%) jQuery

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (1.14%) Node.js
1 1 (1.14%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (1.14%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.14%) Apache
1 1 (1.14%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (7.95%) MS Project
2 6 (6.82%) Photoshop
3 5 (5.68%) MS Excel
3 5 (5.68%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (4.55%) MS Office
5 3 (3.41%) Acrobat
5 3 (3.41%) InDesign
6 2 (2.27%) MS Visio
6 2 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (2.27%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (1.14%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 5 (5.68%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.14%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.14%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.14%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.55%) WAN
2 3 (3.41%) LAN
2 3 (3.41%) Internet
2 3 (3.41%) Firewall
3 2 (2.27%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.27%) DNS
3 2 (2.27%) NFC
3 2 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.14%) 4G
4 1 (1.14%) SSL
4 1 (1.14%) Broadband
4 1 (1.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.14%) Big Data
3 1 (1.14%) MS Access
3 1 (1.14%) DB2
3 1 (1.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Axure RP
2 3 (3.41%) Selenium
2 3 (3.41%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.27%) TestComplete
4 1 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.14%) Mocha
4 1 (1.14%) Hudson
4 1 (1.14%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.14%) Grunt
4 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.14%) Subversion
General
1 26 (29.55%) Marketing
2 23 (26.14%) Telecoms
3 16 (18.18%) Finance
4 8 (9.09%) Legal
5 6 (6.82%) Manufacturing
6 4 (4.55%) Automotive
7 3 (3.41%) Banking
7 3 (3.41%) Electronics
8 2 (2.27%) Retail
9 1 (1.14%) Law
9 1 (1.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (25.00%) Analyst
2 14 (15.91%) Business Analyst
3 13 (14.77%) Project Manager
4 12 (13.64%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (13.64%) Developer
4 12 (13.64%) Senior Business Analyst
4 12 (13.64%) Telecoms Business Analyst
5 8 (9.09%) Designer
6 5 (5.68%) .NET Developer
7 4 (4.55%) Resourcer
7 4 (4.55%) Android Developer
8 3 (3.41%) User Experience Designer
8 3 (3.41%) Digital Designer
8 3 (3.41%) Visual Designer
8 3 (3.41%) Graphic Designer
8 3 (3.41%) Photoshop Designer
8 3 (3.41%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (3.41%) Consultant
9 2 (2.27%) Support Engineer
9 2 (2.27%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.36%) HTML
1 10 (11.36%) CSS
2 7 (7.95%) .NET
3 5 (5.68%) WCF
3 5 (5.68%) jQuery
3 5 (5.68%) ASP.NET
4 4 (4.55%) .NET Framework
4 4 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (3.41%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (3.41%) Razor View Engine
5 3 (3.41%) LINQ
5 3 (3.41%) Ajax
6 2 (2.27%) Web Services
6 2 (2.27%) Backbone.js
6 2 (2.27%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.14%) Android SDK
7 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (1.14%) RESTful
7 1 (1.14%) HTML5
7 1 (1.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.55%) FMCG
2 3 (3.41%) New Media
3 2 (2.27%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.27%) iPhone
4 1 (1.14%) Xbox
4 1 (1.14%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.14%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.14%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.14%) Social Media
4 1 (1.14%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.14%) CMDB
4 1 (1.14%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.14%) Animation
4 1 (1.14%) Replication
4 1 (1.14%) Clustering
4 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.82%) Windows
2 5 (5.68%) Android
3 3 (3.41%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.27%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (18.18%) Project Management
2 15 (17.05%) Business Analysis
3 9 (10.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (7.95%) ITIL
4 7 (7.95%) Service Management
5 6 (6.82%) MVC
5 6 (6.82%) Change Management
5 6 (6.82%) PRINCE2
5 6 (6.82%) Analytics
5 6 (6.82%) Direct Marketing
5 6 (6.82%) Release Management
6 5 (5.68%) Data Analysis
6 5 (5.68%) Asset Management
6 5 (5.68%) TDD
6 5 (5.68%) PRINCE
7 4 (4.55%) Usability Testing
7 4 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (4.55%) Fault Management
7 4 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (4.55%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.09%) Java
1 8 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 6 (6.82%) C#
3 5 (5.68%) SQL
4 3 (3.41%) C
5 2 (2.27%) VBScript
5 2 (2.27%) VB
5 2 (2.27%) PHP
6 1 (1.14%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.14%) VBA
6 1 (1.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (5.68%) Degree
1 5 (5.68%) MBA
2 4 (4.55%) PMP
2 4 (4.55%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.27%) ISEB
3 2 (2.27%) CCNP
3 2 (2.27%) CCNA
3 2 (2.27%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.14%) HNC
4 1 (1.14%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.82%) SLA
2 3 (3.41%) QA
3 1 (1.14%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (3.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.14%) vSphere
Vendors
1 10 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.68%) Remedy
3 3 (3.41%) Adobe
3 3 (3.41%) HP
3 3 (3.41%) VMware
4 2 (2.27%) Oracle
4 2 (2.27%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.27%) Cisco
4 2 (2.27%) Google
4 2 (2.27%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.14%) Twitter
5 1 (1.14%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.14%) Baan
5 1 (1.14%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.14%) Citrix
5 1 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.14%) SAP
5 1 (1.14%) BT
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Oxfordshire
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Surrey
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Berkshire
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Kent
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