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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Advertising
Rank 101 95 99
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs citing Advertising 18 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.71% 0.34% 0.59%
As % of the General category 2.36% 1.19% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 9
Average daily rate
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£425 £413 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £280 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £508 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £414 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.32% +10.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.85 £19.50 £15.64
% change year-on-year
+27.43% +24.72%
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
763 588 650
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 30.00% 28.52% 29.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 318 306
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £165 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 28 61
Average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -35.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.30 £11.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -13.46%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 7 £338 -6.57% 21
Coventry - 3 £375 - 3
Warwickshire - 1 £375 -
Wolverhampton - - - - 5
Herefordshire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - - 5
Advertising
England

Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 33 (80.49%) Microsoft
2 19 (46.34%) CRM
3 17 (41.46%) Dynamics CRM
4 15 (36.59%) Dynamics AX
4 15 (36.59%) .NET
5 14 (34.15%) C#
5 14 (34.15%) SharePoint
6 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
6 8 (19.51%) Finance
6 8 (19.51%) Manufacturing
7 7 (17.07%) ERP
8 6 (14.63%) SQL
9 5 (12.20%) X++
9 5 (12.20%) Agresso
10 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (9.76%) Marketing
11 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (7.32%) Data Migration
11 3 (7.32%) Migration
11 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
11 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET
12 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
12 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
12 2 (4.88%) SAP
12 2 (4.88%) Project Management
12 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (4.88%) Business Analysis
12 2 (4.88%) Logistics
12 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 14 (34.15%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) CMS
2 1 (2.44%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.44%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (41.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (36.59%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (12.20%) Agresso
4 1 (2.44%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) 3G
1 1 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (2.44%) Wireless
1 1 (2.44%) LTE
1 1 (2.44%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.44%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
1 8 (19.51%) Manufacturing
2 4 (9.76%) Marketing
3 2 (4.88%) Retail
4 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (43.90%) Developer
2 9 (21.95%) CRM Developer
3 8 (19.51%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Consultant
5 5 (12.20%) Project Manager
6 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Business Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Programme Manager
8 2 (4.88%) CRM Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Consultant
8 2 (4.88%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (4.88%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Functional Consultant
9 1 (2.44%) Migration Consultant
9 1 (2.44%) Change Manager
9 1 (2.44%) ABAP Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Systems Developer
9 1 (2.44%) CRM Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (36.59%) .NET
2 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.44%) WCF
4 1 (2.44%) RESTful
4 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.44%) Web Dynpro
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) CRM
2 7 (17.07%) ERP
3 3 (7.32%) Migration
3 3 (7.32%) Data Migration
3 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
4 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.88%) Logistics
4 2 (4.88%) Business Analysis
4 2 (4.88%) Project Management
5 1 (2.44%) Change Management
5 1 (2.44%) MVC
5 1 (2.44%) Workflow
5 1 (2.44%) Data Modelling
5 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.44%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.44%) Web Development
5 1 (2.44%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.44%) TDD
5 1 (2.44%) Data Management
5 1 (2.44%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (34.15%) C#
2 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
3 6 (14.63%) SQL
4 5 (12.20%) X++
5 1 (2.44%) C++
5 1 (2.44%) ABAP
5 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.44%) MCTS
2 1 (2.44%) MCP
2 1 (2.44%) MCAD
2 1 (2.44%) MCSD
Vendors
1 33 (80.49%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) SAP
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle
3 1 (2.44%) NetSuite
3 1 (2.44%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.44%) Facebook
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Rate: £18000 - £20500 per annum + competitive
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Rate: £400 - £475 per day
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