The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Advertising in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Advertising over the 3 months to 25 July 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 West 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Advertising
Rank 133 109 110
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +1
Contract jobs citing Advertising 9 6 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.30% 0.28% 0.66%
As % of the General category 0.88% 0.79% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 11
Average daily rate
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£288 £230 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -38.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £226 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £366 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £16.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -23.25%
General Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1024 759 1318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 33.63% 35.35% 43.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 685 502 916
Average daily rate £385 £388 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £500 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 25 62
Average hourly rate £33.00 £17.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+91.30% -50.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £12.75 £19.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £42.50 £46.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
Advertising
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Advertising
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Advertising Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Advertising
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Advertising Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Advertising
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Advertising across the South West region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Advertising Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Advertising
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Advertising Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Advertising
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Somerset - 3 £300 - 12
Wiltshire - 3 £220 - 16
Bristol -22 1 £400 - 16
Cornwall - 1 £275 - 1
Dorset - 1 £260 - 4
Gloucestershire - - - - 5
Devon - - - - 4
Advertising
England

Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Project Management
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (22.22%) Change Management
4 4 (22.22%) MS Project
4 4 (22.22%) MS Office
4 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 4 (22.22%) Change Control
5 3 (16.67%) BPMN
5 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 3 (16.67%) ERP
5 3 (16.67%) ETL
5 3 (16.67%) SAP
5 3 (16.67%) CSS
5 3 (16.67%) HTML
5 3 (16.67%) Agresso
5 3 (16.67%) Degree
5 3 (16.67%) Migration
6 2 (11.11%) Photoshop
6 2 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (11.11%) Data Management
6 2 (11.11%) Adobe After Effects
6 2 (11.11%) Marketing
6 2 (11.11%) CMS
6 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) SAP PM
6 2 (11.11%) W3C
6 2 (11.11%) Fireworks

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 2 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Project
1 4 (22.22%) MS Office
2 2 (11.11%) Fireworks
2 2 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (11.11%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (11.11%) Photoshop
3 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Agresso
2 2 (11.11%) SAP PM
3 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (5.56%) SAP FI
3 1 (5.56%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (5.56%) SAP CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dreamweaver
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Automotive
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Junior
3 2 (11.11%) Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Designer
3 2 (11.11%) Junior Designer
3 2 (11.11%) Digital Designer
3 2 (11.11%) SAP Business Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Data Migration Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Business Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Project Officer
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Marketing Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) PMO Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Business Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Development Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) HTML
1 3 (16.67%) CSS
2 2 (11.11%) Flash
2 2 (11.11%) HTML5
2 2 (11.11%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) W3C
2 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Project Management
2 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 4 (22.22%) Change Management
3 4 (22.22%) Change Control
4 3 (16.67%) Migration
4 3 (16.67%) BPMN
4 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 3 (16.67%) ERP
4 3 (16.67%) ETL
5 2 (11.11%) Data Management
5 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Web Development
6 1 (5.56%) Business Development
6 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Product Marketing
6 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.56%) SEO
6 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) SAP
3 2 (11.11%) Adobe
4 1 (5.56%) Facebook
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