The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Advertising in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Advertising over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Advertising
Rank 82 83 97
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +14
Contract jobs citing Advertising 54 36 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.97% 1.41% 1.10%
As % of the General category 6.71% 4.44% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 27 23
Median daily rate £425 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £275 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £443 £641
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -20.98%
Advertising
England

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

General Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
805 810 722
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.38% 31.65% 30.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 464 448 398
Median daily rate £425 £413 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £261 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £537
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 50 39
Median hourly rate £19.25 £31.44 £27.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.77% +13.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.34 £13.96 £17.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £42.50 £37.56
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £28.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% +18.75%

Advertising
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Advertising as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Advertising Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Advertising
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Advertising Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Advertising
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Advertising across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Advertising Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Advertising
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Advertising Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Advertising
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Advertising within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -8 8 £450 +50.00% 12
Coventry -11 8 £425 +17.24% 1
Warwickshire 0 7 £369 -26.25% 1
Worcestershire - 5 £360 - 2
Staffordshire -4 3 £413 -8.33% 4
Shropshire - 2 £425 - 1
Wolverhampton +2 1 £450 +100.00% 1
Herefordshire - 1 £500 -
Advertising
England

Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Advertising also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Advertising.

1 79 (81.44%) Microsoft
2 31 (31.96%) CRM
3 30 (30.93%) Dynamics CRM
4 27 (27.84%) SQL
5 19 (19.59%) SQL Server
6 18 (18.56%) .NET
6 18 (18.56%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (17.53%) T-SQL
7 17 (17.53%) C#
7 17 (17.53%) SharePoint
8 14 (14.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 13 (13.40%) Migration
10 11 (11.34%) Windows
10 11 (11.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (10.31%) Microsoft Azure
11 10 (10.31%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (10.31%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (9.28%) Finance
12 9 (9.28%) Active Directory
12 9 (9.28%) Dynamics AX
13 8 (8.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (8.25%) ETL
13 8 (8.25%) MS Excel
14 7 (7.22%) ITIL
14 7 (7.22%) PowerShell
14 7 (7.22%) Office 365
15 6 (6.19%) Data Migration
15 6 (6.19%) MS Office
15 6 (6.19%) ERP
15 6 (6.19%) ASP.NET

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (17.53%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.12%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.06%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.06%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.03%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.03%) IIS
4 1 (1.03%) Mule
4 1 (1.03%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (8.25%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.19%) MS Office
3 1 (1.03%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 30 (30.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (9.28%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (5.15%) Sage 1000
4 2 (2.06%) Maximo
5 1 (1.03%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (7.22%) Office 365
3 2 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.06%) IaaS
4 1 (1.03%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.03%) PaaS
4 1 (1.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.06%) Firewall
2 1 (1.03%) Intranet
2 1 (1.03%) LAN
2 1 (1.03%) Network Security
2 1 (1.03%) Skype
2 1 (1.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.59%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (11.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (10.31%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (8.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (3.09%) Power BI
8 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.03%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.03%) Big Data
9 1 (1.03%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.03%) DB2
9 1 (1.03%) Impala
9 1 (1.03%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.03%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.03%) OLAP
9 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.03%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.03%) Selenium
1 1 (1.03%) SpecFlow
General
1 9 (9.28%) Finance
2 4 (4.12%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.03%) Automotive
3 1 (1.03%) Games
3 1 (1.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (35.05%) Developer
2 17 (17.53%) Analyst
3 14 (14.43%) CRM Developer
4 13 (13.40%) Consultant
4 13 (13.40%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 13 (13.40%) Microsoft Developer
5 9 (9.28%) Architect
6 8 (8.25%) Business Analyst
6 8 (8.25%) SQL Developer
7 6 (6.19%) CRM Analyst
7 6 (6.19%) DBA
7 6 (6.19%) Project Manager
7 6 (6.19%) SSIS Developer
8 5 (5.15%) CRM Business Analyst
8 5 (5.15%) SharePoint Developer
8 5 (5.15%) SQL DBA
8 5 (5.15%) SSRS Developer
9 4 (4.12%) Help Desk Analyst
9 4 (4.12%) Sage 500 Consultant
9 4 (4.12%) Sage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.56%) .NET
2 6 (6.19%) ASP.NET
3 5 (5.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (4.12%) .NET Framework
5 3 (3.09%) Entity Framework
5 3 (3.09%) HTML
6 2 (2.06%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.06%) COM
6 2 (2.06%) CSS
6 2 (2.06%) LINQ
6 2 (2.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.03%) HTML5
7 1 (1.03%) jQuery
7 1 (1.03%) Node.js
7 1 (1.03%) ODBC
7 1 (1.03%) OLE
7 1 (1.03%) OLE DB
7 1 (1.03%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.06%) Clustering
1 2 (2.06%) Computer Science
1 2 (2.06%) Data Conversion
1 2 (2.06%) Public Cloud
1 2 (2.06%) Replication
2 1 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.03%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.03%) Data Extraction
2 1 (1.03%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.03%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (1.03%) Taxonomies
2 1 (1.03%) User Experience
2 1 (1.03%) Virtual Team
2 1 (1.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.34%) Windows
2 6 (6.19%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.12%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.06%) Linux
5 2 (2.06%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.06%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (31.96%) CRM
2 18 (18.56%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (13.40%) Migration
4 10 (10.31%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (8.25%) ETL
6 7 (7.22%) ITIL
7 6 (6.19%) Data Migration
7 6 (6.19%) ERP
7 6 (6.19%) MVC
8 5 (5.15%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (4.12%) Workflow
10 3 (3.09%) Data Modelling
10 3 (3.09%) Document Management
10 3 (3.09%) Waterfall
11 2 (2.06%) Business Transformation
11 2 (2.06%) DevOps
11 2 (2.06%) ITIL V3
11 2 (2.06%) Line Management
11 2 (2.06%) Mentoring
11 2 (2.06%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 27 (27.84%) SQL
2 17 (17.53%) C#
2 17 (17.53%) T-SQL
3 7 (7.22%) PowerShell
4 5 (5.15%) C
4 5 (5.15%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.09%) R
5 3 (3.09%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.06%) C++
6 2 (2.06%) Python
7 1 (1.03%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (2.06%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (2.06%) Degree
1 2 (2.06%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.06%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.03%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.06%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (2.06%) SLA
2 1 (1.03%) Solvency II
System Software
1 9 (9.28%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.06%) WSUS
2 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 79 (81.44%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.15%) Sage
3 4 (4.12%) Oracle
4 3 (3.09%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.06%) SAP
6 1 (1.03%) Cisco
6 1 (1.03%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.03%) Pegasus
6 1 (1.03%) Sun
6 1 (1.03%) Tableau
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