The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Advertising in contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Advertising over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Advertising
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 35 34 47
Rank change year-on-year -1 +13  
Contract jobs citing Advertising 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.11% 0.33% 0.24%
As % of the General category 3.45% 1.25% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £315 £265 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.86% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £368
% change year-on-year +9.58% -0.68%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year -4.68% +45.45%  

Advertising is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 87 80 159
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 32.10% 26.06% 38.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 47 126
Median daily rate £450 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £310 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 6
Median hourly rate £12.67 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -70.20% +6.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £16.75 £25.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £46.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -16.92% +30.00%  

Advertising
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing Advertising as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Advertising in Bedfordshire

Advertising
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Advertising in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Advertising in Bedfordshire

Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Advertising.

1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
3 2 (22.22%) Nintex
3 2 (22.22%) People Management
3 2 (22.22%) MS Office
3 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) .NET
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 1 (11.11%) B2B
4 1 (11.11%) Intranet
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
4 1 (11.11%) C
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) XSLT

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Procurement Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) People Management
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) B2B
3 1 (11.11%) Database Security
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Nintex