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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Advertising
Rank 88 90 100
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Contract jobs citing Advertising 26 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.12% 0.42% 0.40%
As % of the General category 3.58% 1.32% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 8 6
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£375 £318 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.11% -20.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £285 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £641 £474 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £356
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £25.50 £15.64
% change year-on-year
-20.58% +63.09%
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
726 683 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 31.20% 32.02% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 377 245
Average daily rate £360 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £217 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 27 65
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -20.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £13.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.20 £45.00 £36.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £24.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.43% +7.77%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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
Birmingham -2 5 £365 +17.74% 32
Coventry -2 5 £350 -30.00% 6
Warwickshire -7 1 - - 6
Shropshire - 1 £175 - 1
Solihull - 1 - -
Wolverhampton - - - - 3
Staffordshire - - - - 7
Worcestershire - - - - 2
Advertising
England

Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 37 (84.09%) Microsoft
2 25 (56.82%) CRM
3 24 (54.55%) SharePoint
4 23 (52.27%) Dynamics CRM
5 18 (40.91%) .NET
6 17 (38.64%) C#
7 14 (31.82%) JavaScript
8 10 (22.73%) Dynamics AX
9 7 (15.91%) SQL
10 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET
10 6 (13.64%) ERP
10 6 (13.64%) Finance
10 6 (13.64%) X++
11 5 (11.36%) Agresso
11 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
11 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
12 4 (9.09%) Migration
12 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (9.09%) Data Migration
13 3 (6.82%) MDX
13 3 (6.82%) PowerPivot
13 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Power View
13 3 (6.82%) OLAP Cube
13 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (6.82%) Programme Management
13 3 (6.82%) Project Management
13 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
13 3 (6.82%) OLAP
13 3 (6.82%) T-SQL

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Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 24 (54.55%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.82%) PowerPivot
3 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 23 (52.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (22.73%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (11.36%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) LTE
1 1 (2.27%) 4G
1 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (2.27%) Wireless
1 1 (2.27%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Power View
3 3 (6.82%) OLAP Cube
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.82%) OLAP
General
1 6 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Retail
2 2 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (47.73%) Developer
2 10 (22.73%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 10 (22.73%) CRM Developer
3 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Developer
4 7 (15.91%) Consultant
5 5 (11.36%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 5 (11.36%) CRM Manager
6 4 (9.09%) Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Project Manager
6 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Consultant
7 3 (6.82%) CRM Programme Manager
7 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Programme Manager
7 3 (6.82%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) Business Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) CRM Project Manager
9 1 (2.27%) BizTalk Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Data Migration Consultant
9 1 (2.27%) CRM Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) BizTalk Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.91%) .NET
2 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET
3 3 (6.82%) MDX
4 2 (4.55%) HTML
5 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.27%) jQuery
5 1 (2.27%) EDI
5 1 (2.27%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.27%) Learning Management System
1 1 (2.27%) User Experience
1 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.27%) E-Learning
1 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (56.82%) CRM
2 6 (13.64%) ERP
3 4 (9.09%) Migration
3 4 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 3 (6.82%) Programme Management
4 3 (6.82%) Project Management
4 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.55%) Workflow
6 1 (2.27%) Data Architecture
6 1 (2.27%) Business Transformation
6 1 (2.27%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.27%) Logistics
6 1 (2.27%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.27%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 17 (38.64%) C#
2 14 (31.82%) JavaScript
3 7 (15.91%) SQL
4 6 (13.64%) X++
5 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.55%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (2.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 37 (84.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.27%) NetSuite
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle
2 1 (2.27%) SAP
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