Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Advertising in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Advertising over the 6 months to 18 November 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.

Advertising
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 81 67
Rank change year-on-year 0 -14 +8
Contract jobs citing Advertising 11 20 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.70% 1.31% 1.25%
As % of the General category 2.20% 4.07% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 19 16
Birmingham median daily rate £413 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +21.43% -0.36%
10th Percentile £301 £323 £263
90th Percentile £505 £558 £425
West Midlands median daily rate £431 £400 £355
% change year-on-year +7.81% +12.68% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Birmingham median hourly rate - - £15.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% -6.25% -

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

All General Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 500 491 487
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 31.99% 32.05% 35.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 339 312
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £388 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -0.32% +11.07%
10th Percentile £218 £247 £226
90th Percentile £538 £575 £524
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £405 £400
% change year-on-year -1.23% +1.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 20
Birmingham median hourly rate £40.00 £27.69 £32.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.46% -15.45% +9.17%
10th Percentile £14.55 £9.24 £10.27
90th Percentile £53.75 £39.35 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.50 £19.25 £28.50
% change year-on-year +58.44% -32.46% -9.52%

Advertising
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Advertising as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Advertising in Birmingham

Advertising
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Advertising in Birmingham

Advertising
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Advertising in Birmingham over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Advertising in Birmingham

Advertising
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Advertising in Birmingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Advertising in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Advertising.

1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
3 3 (27.27%) JIRA
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (18.18%) Confluence
4 2 (18.18%) Laravel
4 2 (18.18%) WordPress
4 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (18.18%) Web Development
4 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
4 2 (18.18%) COM
4 2 (18.18%) CSS
4 2 (18.18%) CRM
4 2 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) HTML
4 2 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) PHP
4 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) MySQL
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
5 1 (9.09%) ERP
5 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
5 1 (9.09%) Sage

Advertising
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) Confluence
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (18.18%) WordPress
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (9.09%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
1 1 (9.09%) OneDrive
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Scrum Master
2 3 (27.27%) Scrum Master
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) CRM Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Sage Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) COM
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) Laravel
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (27.27%) Scrum
1 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
2 2 (18.18%) CRM
2 2 (18.18%) Web Development
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C#
1 2 (18.18%) Java
1 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
1 2 (18.18%) PHP
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Sage