Period
to 16 November 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 November 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 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 153 141 117
Rank change year-on-year -12 -24 -22
Contract jobs citing Advertising 99 122 137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.41% 1.71% 2.04%
As % of the General category 2.76% 3.06% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 88 116
City of London median daily rate £550 £490 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.24% +15.29% +6.25%
10th Percentile £327 £234 £303
90th Percentile £625 £638 £614
Central London median daily rate £525 £488 £425
% change year-on-year +7.69% +14.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
City of London median hourly rate £149.50 £28.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +424.56% +42.50% -36.78%
10th Percentile £149.25 £26.25 £17.41
90th Percentile £149.75 £44.95 £22.46
Central London median hourly rate £149.50 £28.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +424.56% +42.50% -36.78%

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 3,586 3,983 3,562
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 50.97% 55.88% 53.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,786 3,208 2,882
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +2.56%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £313
90th Percentile £688 £700 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £488
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 38 20
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £21.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £13.60 £12.86 £11.23
90th Percentile £26.30 £36.95 £48.21
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -8.78% +2.50% -2.44%

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 November 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

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 51 (51.52%) Finance
2 27 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (24.24%) HTML
4 23 (23.23%) Java
4 23 (23.23%) JavaScript
4 23 (23.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (22.22%) AngularJS
6 18 (18.18%) Banking
7 16 (16.16%) SQL Server
7 16 (16.16%) .NET
7 16 (16.16%) CSS
8 14 (14.14%) Linux
8 14 (14.14%) Git (software)
9 13 (13.13%) Marketing
10 12 (12.12%) C#
10 12 (12.12%) Relational Database
11 11 (11.11%) Docker
11 11 (11.11%) Microsoft
11 11 (11.11%) Java EE
11 11 (11.11%) Spring
11 11 (11.11%) Node.js
12 10 (10.10%) Microsoft Azure
12 10 (10.10%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (10.10%) Asset Management
12 10 (10.10%) TDD
12 10 (10.10%) JSON
12 10 (10.10%) Project Management
12 10 (10.10%) OO
12 10 (10.10%) Angular 2
13 9 (9.09%) JBoss

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 9 (9.09%) JBoss
2 7 (7.07%) WebLogic
3 6 (6.06%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.04%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (3.03%) CMS
6 1 (1.01%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (1.01%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.01%) Luigi
6 1 (1.01%) SAS
6 1 (1.01%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (2.02%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.02%) InVision
2 2 (2.02%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.01%) SPSS
3 1 (1.01%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) JDE OneWorld
1 2 (2.02%) NetSuite
1 2 (2.02%) Sage X3
2 1 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.01%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.10%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (10.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.04%) Akamai
3 3 (3.03%) SaaS
4 2 (2.02%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (2.02%) Office 365
5 1 (1.01%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.01%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.07%) HTTP
2 2 (2.02%) Firewall
2 2 (2.02%) Network Security
3 1 (1.01%) Intranet
3 1 (1.01%) LAN
3 1 (1.01%) MPLS
3 1 (1.01%) Skype
3 1 (1.01%) VPN
3 1 (1.01%) WAN
3 1 (1.01%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.16%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.12%) Relational Database
3 9 (9.09%) MySQL
4 7 (7.07%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (6.06%) MongoDB
6 4 (4.04%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.02%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (2.02%) Data Mining
7 2 (2.02%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.01%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.01%) Big Data
8 1 (1.01%) HBase
8 1 (1.01%) Impala
8 1 (1.01%) Power BI
8 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 14 (14.14%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.06%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.05%) gulp
3 5 (5.05%) Jasmine
4 4 (4.04%) Artifactory
5 3 (3.03%) Grunt
6 2 (2.02%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (2.02%) Protractor
6 2 (2.02%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.01%) AdminStudio
7 1 (1.01%) Android Studio
7 1 (1.01%) Appium
7 1 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.01%) Axure RP
7 1 (1.01%) IBM UrbanCode
7 1 (1.01%) JIRA
7 1 (1.01%) Maven
7 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio Code
7 1 (1.01%) Xcode
General
1 51 (51.52%) Finance
2 18 (18.18%) Banking
3 13 (13.13%) Marketing
4 9 (9.09%) Front Office
5 8 (8.08%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.01%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.01%) Legal
6 1 (1.01%) Retail
6 1 (1.01%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 46 (46.46%) Developer
2 15 (15.15%) Java Developer
3 14 (14.14%) Project Manager
4 11 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 7 (7.07%) .NET Developer
5 7 (7.07%) Designer
5 7 (7.07%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (6.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (6.06%) UX Designer
7 5 (5.05%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (5.05%) C# Developer
7 5 (5.05%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.04%) Analyst
8 4 (4.04%) Angular Developer
8 4 (4.04%) Architect
8 4 (4.04%) Consultant
9 3 (3.03%) Business Change Manager
9 3 (3.03%) Business Change Project Manager
9 3 (3.03%) Security Project Manager
9 3 (3.03%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (24.24%) HTML
2 22 (22.22%) AngularJS
3 16 (16.16%) .NET
3 16 (16.16%) CSS
4 11 (11.11%) Java EE
4 11 (11.11%) Node.js
4 11 (11.11%) Spring
5 10 (10.10%) Angular 2
5 10 (10.10%) JSON
6 9 (9.09%) JMS
6 9 (9.09%) Middleware
7 7 (7.07%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (7.07%) HTML5
8 6 (6.06%) .NET Framework
8 6 (6.06%) ASP.NET
8 6 (6.06%) Entity Framework
9 5 (5.05%) jQuery
9 5 (5.05%) JTA
9 5 (5.05%) JTS
9 5 (5.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.07%) User Experience
2 5 (5.05%) Fixed Income
3 4 (4.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (4.04%) Equities
4 3 (3.03%) Fintech
4 3 (3.03%) PKI
5 2 (2.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.02%) Social Media
6 1 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.01%) DataPower
6 1 (1.01%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.01%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.01%) FMCG
6 1 (1.01%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.01%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.01%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.14%) Linux
2 9 (9.09%) Unix
3 6 (6.06%) Windows
4 2 (2.02%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.02%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.01%) Android
5 1 (1.01%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.01%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (23.23%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (10.10%) Asset Management
3 10 (10.10%) OO
3 10 (10.10%) Project Management
3 10 (10.10%) TDD
4 8 (8.08%) BDD
4 8 (8.08%) Migration
5 7 (7.07%) Front End Development
5 7 (7.07%) Project Planning
5 7 (7.07%) UML
5 7 (7.07%) Wealth Management
6 6 (6.06%) Electronic Trading
7 5 (5.05%) E-Commerce
7 5 (5.05%) Information Security
7 5 (5.05%) PRINCE2
7 5 (5.05%) Scrum
7 5 (5.05%) SDLC
7 5 (5.05%) Test Automation
7 5 (5.05%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (23.23%) Java
1 23 (23.23%) JavaScript
2 12 (12.12%) C#
3 9 (9.09%) Python
4 7 (7.07%) ES6
4 7 (7.07%) TypeScript
5 6 (6.06%) PowerShell
5 6 (6.06%) SQL
6 2 (2.02%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.02%) R
7 1 (1.01%) C
7 1 (1.01%) C++
7 1 (1.01%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.01%) PHP
7 1 (1.01%) Ruby
7 1 (1.01%) Scala
7 1 (1.01%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (8.08%) Degree
2 3 (3.03%) AWS Certification
3 2 (2.02%) PMP
4 1 (1.01%) ACCA
4 1 (1.01%) CIMA
4 1 (1.01%) CISM
4 1 (1.01%) CISSP
4 1 (1.01%) GIAC
4 1 (1.01%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.01%) PhD
4 1 (1.01%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) GDPR
2 1 (1.01%) PSD2
2 1 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (11.11%) Docker
2 3 (3.03%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.01%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.01%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (7.07%) Ansible
2 4 (4.04%) Kubernetes
3 3 (3.03%) Terraform
4 2 (2.02%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.09%) Sybase
3 4 (4.04%) IBM
4 3 (3.03%) Prolexic
5 2 (2.02%) Adobe
5 2 (2.02%) Citrix
5 2 (2.02%) Murex
5 2 (2.02%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.02%) Sage
5 2 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.01%) Altiris
6 1 (1.01%) Apple
6 1 (1.01%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.01%) Cisco
6 1 (1.01%) F5
6 1 (1.01%) Google
6 1 (1.01%) ION Trading
6 1 (1.01%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.01%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.01%) Splunk