Period
to 16 August 2018

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 16 August 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 134 124
Rank change year-on-year -10 -10 -26
Contract jobs citing Advertising 118 113 126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.69% 1.71% 1.85%
As % of the General category 3.27% 3.14% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 84 109
City of London median daily rate £550 £470 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.02% +11.90% -1.18%
10th Percentile £325 £275 £229
90th Percentile £638 £601 £575
Central London median daily rate £525 £450 £420
% change year-on-year +16.67% +7.08% -1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 2
City of London median hourly rate £92.54 £18.57 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +398.40% -7.16% -17.46%
10th Percentile £44.35 £13.62 £19.00
90th Percentile £138.62 £29.77 £21.00
Central London median hourly rate £92.54 £18.57 £20.00
% change year-on-year +398.40% -7.16% -26.78%

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 3,609 3,594 3,650
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 51.73% 54.51% 53.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,803 2,838 3,035
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.69% +2.63%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £306
90th Percentile £700 £688 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £513 £475
% change year-on-year +2.44% +7.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 38 25
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.52 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.87% +2.60% -1.76%
10th Percentile £14.15 £13.46 £11.10
90th Percentile £33.28 £31.50 £33.15
Central London median hourly rate £18.85 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -8.05% +2.50% -4.76%

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 16 August 2018.

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 16 August 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Advertising in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 City of London region with a requirement for Advertising.

1 41 (34.75%) Finance
2 38 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (27.12%) JavaScript
4 30 (25.42%) AngularJS
5 27 (22.88%) HTML
6 26 (22.03%) Stakeholder Management
7 25 (21.19%) .NET
8 22 (18.64%) Java
9 21 (17.80%) SQL Server
9 21 (17.80%) Banking
10 18 (15.25%) Degree
10 18 (15.25%) C#
10 18 (15.25%) CSS
11 17 (14.41%) Microsoft Azure
12 16 (13.56%) Front Office
12 16 (13.56%) Microsoft
13 15 (12.71%) Amazon AWS
13 15 (12.71%) Node.js
14 14 (11.86%) TypeScript
15 13 (11.02%) Project Management
15 13 (11.02%) Linux
15 13 (11.02%) SQL
15 13 (11.02%) Electronic Trading
15 13 (11.02%) Investment Banking
16 11 (9.32%) Asset Management
16 11 (9.32%) Marketing
16 11 (9.32%) Wealth Management
17 10 (8.47%) HTML5
18 9 (7.63%) User Experience
18 9 (7.63%) Analytical Skills

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 6 (5.08%) Apache Spark
1 6 (5.08%) JBoss
1 6 (5.08%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.39%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.54%) CMS
4 1 (0.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.85%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.85%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (4.24%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.39%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (3.39%) Photoshop
3 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.69%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.85%) InVision
5 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.85%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.85%) SPSS
5 1 (0.85%) Stata
Business Applications
1 4 (3.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.69%) ION MarketView
2 2 (1.69%) Sage X3
3 1 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.85%) JDE OneWorld
3 1 (0.85%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.85%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 17 (14.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (12.71%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.54%) Akamai
3 3 (2.54%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (2.54%) Office 365
4 2 (1.69%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.69%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.69%) SaaS
5 1 (0.85%) GitHub
5 1 (0.85%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (0.85%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.39%) HTTP
2 3 (2.54%) Firewall
3 2 (1.69%) DNS
3 2 (1.69%) Network Security
4 1 (0.85%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.85%) DHCP
4 1 (0.85%) Internet
4 1 (0.85%) Intranet
4 1 (0.85%) LAN
4 1 (0.85%) MPLS
4 1 (0.85%) Skype
4 1 (0.85%) SMS
4 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.85%) VPN
4 1 (0.85%) WAN
4 1 (0.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.80%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.78%) Hadoop
2 8 (6.78%) Relational Database
3 7 (5.93%) Big Data
4 6 (5.08%) HBase
4 6 (5.08%) MongoDB
4 6 (5.08%) MySQL
5 5 (4.24%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.39%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (3.39%) Data Mining
6 4 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.69%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (1.69%) BigQuery
7 2 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.69%) Power BI
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (6.78%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.93%) gulp
3 5 (4.24%) Grunt
4 4 (3.39%) Jasmine
4 4 (3.39%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.69%) AdminStudio
5 2 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.69%) Axure RP
5 2 (1.69%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (1.69%) Protractor
5 2 (1.69%) Visual Studio Code
6 1 (0.85%) Android Studio
6 1 (0.85%) Appium
6 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.85%) Maven
6 1 (0.85%) MSI
6 1 (0.85%) Xcode
General
1 41 (34.75%) Finance
2 21 (17.80%) Banking
3 16 (13.56%) Front Office
4 13 (11.02%) Investment Banking
5 11 (9.32%) Marketing
6 4 (3.39%) Retail
7 1 (0.85%) Back Office
7 1 (0.85%) Digital Economy
7 1 (0.85%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.85%) French Language
7 1 (0.85%) Games
7 1 (0.85%) German Language
7 1 (0.85%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.85%) Legal
7 1 (0.85%) Publishing
7 1 (0.85%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (39.83%) Developer
2 18 (15.25%) Senior Developer
3 15 (12.71%) Project Manager
4 12 (10.17%) Analyst
5 10 (8.47%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (6.78%) Business Analyst
6 8 (6.78%) Designer
6 8 (6.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 8 (6.78%) UX Designer
7 7 (5.93%) Java Developer
8 6 (5.08%) Architect
8 6 (5.08%) Big Data Engineer
8 6 (5.08%) Data Engineer
9 5 (4.24%) .NET Developer
9 5 (4.24%) Consultant
10 4 (3.39%) Business Change Manager
10 4 (3.39%) Business Change Project Manager
10 4 (3.39%) Python Developer
10 4 (3.39%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 4 (3.39%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (25.42%) AngularJS
2 27 (22.88%) HTML
3 25 (21.19%) .NET
4 18 (15.25%) CSS
5 15 (12.71%) Node.js
6 10 (8.47%) HTML5
7 8 (6.78%) Angular 2
7 8 (6.78%) JSON
8 6 (5.08%) Java EE
8 6 (5.08%) JMS
8 6 (5.08%) Middleware
8 6 (5.08%) Spring
9 5 (4.24%) jQuery
9 5 (4.24%) JTA
9 5 (4.24%) JTS
9 5 (4.24%) RxJS
9 5 (4.24%) Socket.IO
9 5 (4.24%) Web Services
10 4 (3.39%) Django
10 4 (3.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (7.63%) User Experience
2 6 (5.08%) Fixed Income
3 4 (3.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (2.54%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (2.54%) PKI
4 3 (2.54%) Social Media
5 2 (1.69%) Equities
5 2 (1.69%) Fintech
5 2 (1.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.85%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.85%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.85%) FMCG
6 1 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.85%) Marketing Technology
6 1 (0.85%) Video\Live Streaming
6 1 (0.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.02%) Linux
2 6 (5.08%) Unix
3 5 (4.24%) Windows
4 3 (2.54%) Android
4 3 (2.54%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.69%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (22.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (11.02%) Electronic Trading
3 13 (11.02%) Project Management
4 11 (9.32%) Asset Management
4 11 (9.32%) Wealth Management
5 9 (7.63%) Deployment Automation
5 9 (7.63%) Migration
5 9 (7.63%) Test Automation
6 8 (6.78%) Front End Development
6 8 (6.78%) TDD
7 7 (5.93%) Analytics
7 7 (5.93%) CRM
7 7 (5.93%) OO
7 7 (5.93%) Open Source
7 7 (5.93%) Scrum
8 6 (5.08%) Machine Learning
8 6 (5.08%) UML
8 6 (5.08%) Web Development
8 6 (5.08%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 32 (27.12%) JavaScript
2 22 (18.64%) Java
3 18 (15.25%) C#
4 14 (11.86%) TypeScript
5 13 (11.02%) SQL
6 6 (5.08%) ES6
6 6 (5.08%) Python
6 6 (5.08%) Scala
7 4 (3.39%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.54%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.54%) R
8 3 (2.54%) VBA
9 2 (1.69%) VBScript
10 1 (0.85%) Kotlin
10 1 (0.85%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (15.25%) Degree
2 3 (2.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.69%) PMP
4 1 (0.85%) APMP
4 1 (0.85%) CCNA
4 1 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.85%) CISM
4 1 (0.85%) CISSP
4 1 (0.85%) GIAC
4 1 (0.85%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.85%) MBA
4 1 (0.85%) MCSE
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.85%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.85%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.54%) GDPR
1 3 (2.54%) QA
2 2 (1.69%) GCP
3 1 (0.85%) PMO
3 1 (0.85%) PSD2
3 1 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (4.24%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.39%) Docker
3 2 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (1.69%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.85%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (1.69%) SCCM
2 1 (0.85%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 16 (13.56%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.08%) Sybase
3 4 (3.39%) Google
4 3 (2.54%) Adobe
4 3 (2.54%) Cisco
4 3 (2.54%) Citrix
4 3 (2.54%) Prolexic
4 3 (2.54%) Sage
5 2 (1.69%) ION Trading
5 2 (1.69%) Murex
5 2 (1.69%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.69%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.85%) Apple
6 1 (0.85%) F5
6 1 (0.85%) Juniper
6 1 (0.85%) Tableau
6 1 (0.85%) VMware
6 1 (0.85%) Yardi