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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Advertising over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Advertising
Rank 108 104 101
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs citing Advertising 20 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.74% 0.38% 0.21%
As % of the General category 2.48% 1.17% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 8 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -18.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £350 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £436 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £21.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-47.61% +40.00%
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
808 766 569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.82% 32.40% 30.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 338 242
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £196 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £496 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 60 87
Average hourly rate £29.00 £22.50 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.88% -32.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £14.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.68 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -9.09%

Advertising
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Advertising across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Advertising within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
Birmingham -8 6 £363 -0.68% 27
Shropshire - 1 £400 - 1
Staffordshire - - - - 7
Warwickshire - - - - 9
Worcestershire - - - - 2
Solihull - - - - 4
Advertising
England

Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 43 (84.31%) Microsoft
2 22 (43.14%) CRM
3 21 (41.18%) SharePoint
3 21 (41.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 17 (33.33%) .NET
5 14 (27.45%) C#
6 11 (21.57%) JavaScript
6 11 (21.57%) SQL
6 11 (21.57%) Dynamics AX
7 8 (15.69%) Finance
7 8 (15.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET
8 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
8 7 (13.73%) T-SQL
8 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
8 7 (13.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (11.76%) ERP
10 5 (9.80%) Dynamics NAV
10 5 (9.80%) X++
11 4 (7.84%) MDX
11 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (7.84%) HTML
11 4 (7.84%) Logistics
11 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (5.88%) Project Management
12 3 (5.88%) Migration
12 3 (5.88%) OLAP
12 3 (5.88%) Web Services
12 3 (5.88%) Data Migration
12 3 (5.88%) PowerPivot

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Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 21 (41.18%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.92%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.88%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.96%) MS Project
3 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (41.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (21.57%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (9.80%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (3.92%) Agresso
5 1 (1.96%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (1.96%) Line 500
5 1 (1.96%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.88%) OLAP
4 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Power View
4 3 (5.88%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.96%) ReSharper
1 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (15.69%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.92%) Marketing
3 1 (1.96%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (37.25%) Developer
2 11 (21.57%) Consultant
3 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 6 (11.76%) CRM Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 4 (7.84%) CRM Manager
5 4 (7.84%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
5 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Consultant
5 4 (7.84%) Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (5.88%) Programme Manager
7 2 (3.92%) C# Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Applications Developer
7 2 (3.92%) CRM Project Manager
7 2 (3.92%) CRM Architect
7 2 (3.92%) CRM Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (33.33%) .NET
2 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET
3 4 (7.84%) MDX
3 4 (7.84%) HTML
4 3 (5.88%) Web Services
5 2 (3.92%) CSS
5 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (3.92%) WCF
5 2 (3.92%) jQuery
6 1 (1.96%) HTML5
6 1 (1.96%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.96%) CSS3
6 1 (1.96%) LINQ
6 1 (1.96%) SOAP
6 1 (1.96%) ADO.NET
6 1 (1.96%) XML
6 1 (1.96%) EDI
6 1 (1.96%) WinForms
6 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
1 1 (1.96%) E-Learning
1 1 (1.96%) Learning Management System
1 1 (1.96%) User Experience
1 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (1.96%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (43.14%) CRM
2 6 (11.76%) ERP
3 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (7.84%) Logistics
4 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (5.88%) Project Management
4 3 (5.88%) Migration
4 3 (5.88%) Data Migration
5 2 (3.92%) Programme Management
5 2 (3.92%) Workflow
5 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.96%) OOP
6 1 (1.96%) Service Management
6 1 (1.96%) SOA
6 1 (1.96%) ETL
6 1 (1.96%) ITIL
6 1 (1.96%) Data Architecture
6 1 (1.96%) Business Transformation
6 1 (1.96%) Transition Management
6 1 (1.96%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (27.45%) C#
2 11 (21.57%) JavaScript
2 11 (21.57%) SQL
3 7 (13.73%) T-SQL
4 5 (9.80%) X++
5 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.92%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (1.96%) C
6 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (1.96%) ACCA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 43 (84.31%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.96%) Sage
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle
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