Period
to 9 December 2018

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 9 December 2018 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
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 85 78
Rank change year-on-year -4 -7 -9
Contract jobs citing Advertising 8 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.57% 0.92% 1.29%
As % of the General category 2.31% 2.99% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 18
Birmingham median daily rate £488 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £401 £313 £321
90th Percentile £525 £568 £561
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £431 £400
% change year-on-year -7.25% +7.81% +10.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +18.52% -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 347 501 451
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 24.59% 30.70% 30.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 366 304
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £300 £221 £233
90th Percentile £575 £538 £575
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 7
Birmingham median hourly rate £20.02 £37.50 £27.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.63% +35.43% -18.56%
10th Percentile £10.89 £14.55 £9.24
90th Percentile £43.75 £53.75 £39.35
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £30.31 £16.00
% change year-on-year -34.02% +89.44% -44.05%

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 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 9 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Advertising also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Advertising.

1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 3 (37.50%) Sage
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 2 (25.00%) ERP
3 2 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (25.00%) FMCG
3 2 (25.00%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (25.00%) Sage X3
4 1 (12.50%) gulp
4 1 (12.50%) Vue.js
4 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (12.50%) Android Development
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) React
4 1 (12.50%) Android
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) Node.js
4 1 (12.50%) Sage 200
4 1 (12.50%) CSS3
4 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
4 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) Java EE

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Sage X3
2 1 (12.50%) NetSuite
2 1 (12.50%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) SuccessFactors
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) gulp
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) ERP Manager
2 2 (25.00%) ERP Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (12.50%) NetSuite Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
1 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) CSS3
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) HTML5
1 1 (12.50%) J2EE
1 1 (12.50%) Java EE
1 1 (12.50%) Node.js
1 1 (12.50%) React
1 1 (12.50%) Spring
1 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (12.50%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ERP
1 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Android Development
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum
2 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Sage
2 2 (25.00%) SAP