Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Advertising in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Advertising over the 6 months to 24 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 120 93
Rank change year-on-year -8 -27 +11
Contract jobs citing Advertising 123 129 218
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.72% 1.93% 2.40%
As % of the General category 3.08% 3.67% 4.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 107 188
City of London median daily rate £488 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.71% +6.25% -3.03%
10th Percentile £230 £290 £235
90th Percentile £638 £630 £623
Central London median daily rate £475 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
City of London median hourly rate £28.50 £20.00 £31.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.50% -36.78% -
10th Percentile £26.25 £17.41 £25.42
90th Percentile £44.95 £22.46 £40.22
Central London median hourly rate £28.50 £20.00 £31.64
% change year-on-year +42.50% -36.78% +104.11%

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 the City of London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3996 3513 4902
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 55.88% 52.69% 53.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3213 2822 3809
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% +5.41%
10th Percentile £325 £318 £300
90th Percentile £700 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 19 50
City of London median hourly rate £21.25 £20.00 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £15.00 £11.20 £12.00
90th Percentile £45.75 £49.17 £48.97
Central London median hourly rate £21.25 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% -4.76% +5.00%

Advertising
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Advertising as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Advertising in the City of London

Advertising
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Advertising in the City of London

Advertising
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Advertising in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Advertising in the City of London

Advertising
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Advertising in the City of London

Advertising
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Advertising in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Advertising in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 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 City of London region with a requirement for Advertising.

1 52 (42.28%) Finance
2 27 (21.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (17.07%) Microsoft
3 21 (17.07%) Marketing
4 20 (16.26%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (14.63%) Project Management
6 16 (13.01%) SQL
7 15 (12.20%) .NET
7 15 (12.20%) PRINCE2
7 15 (12.20%) Banking
8 14 (11.38%) Analytics
9 13 (10.57%) PMP
9 13 (10.57%) CRM
10 12 (9.76%) Asset Management
10 12 (9.76%) Business Analysis
10 12 (9.76%) Investment Management
11 11 (8.94%) JavaScript
11 11 (8.94%) C#
12 10 (8.13%) HTML
12 10 (8.13%) Dynamics CRM
12 10 (8.13%) Wealth Management
12 10 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (7.32%) SQL Server
13 9 (7.32%) PMI Certification
13 9 (7.32%) PMI
14 8 (6.50%) PRINCE
14 8 (6.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 8 (6.50%) Degree
14 8 (6.50%) Retail
14 8 (6.50%) GDPR

Advertising
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.63%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.63%) CMS
2 2 (1.63%) EPiServer
2 2 (1.63%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.81%) Confluence
3 1 (0.81%) IBM Domino
3 1 (0.81%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (4.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (4.88%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (3.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (8.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.44%) Sage 200
2 3 (2.44%) Sage 50
3 2 (1.63%) Eloqua
3 2 (1.63%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.25%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.44%) Google Analytics
3 3 (2.44%) IaaS
4 2 (1.63%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.63%) Google Tag Manager
4 2 (1.63%) npm
4 2 (1.63%) Office 365
5 1 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.81%) PaaS
5 1 (0.81%) SaaS
5 1 (0.81%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.07%) HTTP
2 4 (3.25%) Internet
3 1 (0.81%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (0.81%) Intranet
3 1 (0.81%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.81%) SAN
3 1 (0.81%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (4.88%) Big Data
4 5 (4.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.25%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.44%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.63%) BigQuery
7 2 (1.63%) Couchbase
7 2 (1.63%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (1.63%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.63%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.63%) QlikView
7 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.81%) Blockchain
8 1 (0.81%) Power BI
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (6.50%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.25%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.25%) Selenium
2 4 (3.25%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.44%) JIRA
3 3 (2.44%) NUnit
4 2 (1.63%) Babel
4 2 (1.63%) Bower
4 2 (1.63%) Capybara
4 2 (1.63%) gulp
4 2 (1.63%) JMeter
4 2 (1.63%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (1.63%) LoadUI
4 2 (1.63%) Moq
4 2 (1.63%) Protractor
4 2 (1.63%) Sinon.JS
4 2 (1.63%) Subversion
4 2 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.63%) WebDriver
4 2 (1.63%) webpack
General
1 52 (42.28%) Finance
2 21 (17.07%) Marketing
3 15 (12.20%) Banking
4 8 (6.50%) Retail
5 7 (5.69%) Front Office
6 3 (2.44%) Back Office
7 2 (1.63%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.81%) Digital Economy
8 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.81%) Games
8 1 (0.81%) Law
8 1 (0.81%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (28.46%) Analyst
2 25 (20.33%) Developer
3 24 (19.51%) Business Analyst
4 21 (17.07%) Project Manager
5 8 (6.50%) Senior Manager
6 7 (5.69%) Junior
7 6 (4.88%) Junior Project Manager
8 5 (4.07%) Data Business Analyst
8 5 (4.07%) HR Manager
9 4 (3.25%) .NET Developer
9 4 (3.25%) Account Manager
9 4 (3.25%) Architect
9 4 (3.25%) Consultant
9 4 (3.25%) Investment Management Business Analyst
9 4 (3.25%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (3.25%) Senior Account Manager
9 4 (3.25%) Senior Project Manager
10 3 (2.44%) Insurance Business Analyst
10 3 (2.44%) Lead Developer
10 3 (2.44%) Marketing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.20%) .NET
2 10 (8.13%) HTML
3 6 (4.88%) CSS
3 6 (4.88%) jQuery
3 6 (4.88%) RESTful
3 6 (4.88%) XML
4 5 (4.07%) AngularJS
4 5 (4.07%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (3.25%) CSS3
5 4 (3.25%) HTML5
5 4 (3.25%) Node.js
5 4 (3.25%) REST
5 4 (3.25%) WCF
6 3 (2.44%) JSON
6 3 (2.44%) Kafka
7 2 (1.63%) Backbone.js
7 2 (1.63%) D3.js
7 2 (1.63%) Gherkin
7 2 (1.63%) Natural Language Processing
7 2 (1.63%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.32%) PMI
3 8 (6.50%) Social Media
4 4 (3.25%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.25%) User Experience
5 3 (2.44%) Analytical Mindset
5 3 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.63%) Animation
6 2 (1.63%) Cloud Native
6 2 (1.63%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.63%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.63%) iSeries
6 2 (1.63%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.63%) New Media
6 2 (1.63%) Tandem
7 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.81%) Fintech
7 1 (0.81%) FMCG
7 1 (0.81%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.81%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.69%) Windows
2 4 (3.25%) Android
2 4 (3.25%) Linux
3 3 (2.44%) zOS
4 2 (1.63%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.63%) Unix
5 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.81%) Solaris
5 1 (0.81%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (21.95%) Stakeholder Management
2 20 (16.26%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (14.63%) Project Management
4 15 (12.20%) PRINCE2
5 14 (11.38%) Analytics
6 13 (10.57%) CRM
7 12 (9.76%) Asset Management
7 12 (9.76%) Business Analysis
7 12 (9.76%) Investment Management
8 10 (8.13%) Wealth Management
9 8 (6.50%) PRINCE
10 7 (5.69%) Migration
10 7 (5.69%) TDD
11 6 (4.88%) BDD
11 6 (4.88%) SDLC
11 6 (4.88%) Software Engineering
11 6 (4.88%) Waterfall
12 5 (4.07%) Front End Development
12 5 (4.07%) Matrix Organization
12 5 (4.07%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.01%) SQL
2 11 (8.94%) C#
2 11 (8.94%) JavaScript
3 7 (5.69%) Java
4 3 (2.44%) C
4 3 (2.44%) Python
4 3 (2.44%) R
4 3 (2.44%) Scala
4 3 (2.44%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.44%) TypeScript
5 2 (1.63%) ES6
5 2 (1.63%) JCL
5 2 (1.63%) Ruby
6 1 (0.81%) Apex Code
6 1 (0.81%) C++
6 1 (0.81%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (10.57%) PMP
2 9 (7.32%) PMI Certification
3 8 (6.50%) Degree
3 8 (6.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (3.25%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.63%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (1.63%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.81%) CCNA
6 1 (0.81%) IBM Certification
6 1 (0.81%) ISEB
6 1 (0.81%) JNCIA
6 1 (0.81%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.81%) RHCE
6 1 (0.81%) VCP5
6 1 (0.81%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.50%) GDPR
2 5 (4.07%) PMO
3 4 (3.25%) QA
4 2 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.63%) MiFID
5 1 (0.81%) Basel III
5 1 (0.81%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.81%) EMIR
5 1 (0.81%) FATCA
5 1 (0.81%) IFRS
5 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.07%) Docker
2 2 (1.63%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.63%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.81%) NFS
3 1 (0.81%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.63%) Ansible
2 1 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.81%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.81%) SCCM
2 1 (0.81%) vMotion
Vendors
1 21 (17.07%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.07%) IBM
2 5 (4.07%) Tableau
3 4 (3.25%) Adobe
3 4 (3.25%) Google
4 3 (2.44%) Sage
4 3 (2.44%) VMware
5 2 (1.63%) EMC
5 2 (1.63%) IBM Sterling
5 2 (1.63%) Marketo
5 2 (1.63%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.63%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.63%) Yardi
6 1 (0.81%) AlienVault
6 1 (0.81%) Brocade
6 1 (0.81%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.81%) Facebook
6 1 (0.81%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.81%) Twitter