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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Advertising
Rank 93 106 100
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Contract jobs citing Advertising 25 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.97% 0.27% 0.27%
As % of the General category 3.26% 0.84% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 5 4
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£400 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £341 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £428 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £385 £338
% change year-on-year
-7.79% +14.07%
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
766 714 557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.71% 32.71% 30.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 331 227
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 £250 £180 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 52 86
Average hourly rate £29.41 £16.75 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.58% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.89 £37.80 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -20.00%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -4 9 £375 +1.35% 36
Wolverhampton - 2 £400 - 5
Shropshire - 2 £400 - 2
Staffordshire - - - - 1
Warwickshire - - - - 4
Worcestershire - - - -
Solihull - - - - 3
Advertising
England

Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 42 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 22 (43.14%) CRM
3 21 (41.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 20 (39.22%) SharePoint
5 17 (33.33%) .NET
6 14 (27.45%) C#
7 12 (23.53%) Dynamics AX
8 11 (21.57%) JavaScript
8 11 (21.57%) SQL
9 8 (15.69%) Finance
9 8 (15.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET
10 7 (13.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
10 7 (13.73%) ERP
10 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
11 6 (11.76%) T-SQL
11 6 (11.76%) X++
12 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (7.84%) Dynamics NAV
12 4 (7.84%) Data Migration
12 4 (7.84%) MDX
12 4 (7.84%) HTML
12 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (7.84%) Logistics
12 4 (7.84%) Migration
13 3 (5.88%) Project Management
13 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
13 3 (5.88%) Agresso
13 3 (5.88%) OLAP

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 20 (39.22%) 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 12 (23.53%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (7.84%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (5.88%) 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
Development Applications
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%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (37.25%) Developer
2 10 (19.61%) Consultant
3 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 6 (11.76%) CRM Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Dynamics AX Developer
6 4 (7.84%) CRM Manager
6 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Consultant
6 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Architect
7 3 (5.88%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) Programme Manager
7 3 (5.88%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) CRM Programme Manager
8 2 (3.92%) CRM Architect
8 2 (3.92%) Applications Developer
8 2 (3.92%) CRM Project Manager
9 1 (1.96%) Implementation Analyst
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 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (3.92%) jQuery
4 2 (3.92%) CSS
4 2 (3.92%) Web Services
5 1 (1.96%) EDI
5 1 (1.96%) WinForms
5 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.96%) HTML5
5 1 (1.96%) CSS3
5 1 (1.96%) WCF
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 7 (13.73%) ERP
3 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (7.84%) Migration
3 4 (7.84%) Logistics
3 4 (7.84%) Data Migration
4 3 (5.88%) Project Management
4 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (3.92%) Workflow
5 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2
5 2 (3.92%) Programme Management
6 1 (1.96%) Web Development
6 1 (1.96%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (1.96%) Data Architecture
6 1 (1.96%) Business Transformation
6 1 (1.96%) Transition Management
6 1 (1.96%) Dependency Management
6 1 (1.96%) DevOps
6 1 (1.96%) OOP
6 1 (1.96%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 14 (27.45%) C#
2 11 (21.57%) JavaScript
2 11 (21.57%) SQL
3 6 (11.76%) T-SQL
3 6 (11.76%) X++
4 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.92%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (1.96%) C
5 1 (1.96%) C++
5 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 42 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle
3 1 (1.96%) SAP
3 1 (1.96%) Sage
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