Period
to 10 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Advertising in contract job vacancies advertised in Kent. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Advertising over the 6 months to 10 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 43 40
Rank change year-on-year +3 -3 +16
Contract jobs citing Advertising 17 19 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 4.24% 3.53% 3.09%
As % of the General category 11.56% 9.90% 7.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 14
Kent median daily rate £400 £500 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +29.03% -8.82%
10th Percentile £159 £214 £137
90th Percentile £550 £625 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £351
% change year-on-year +6.25% +13.88% -2.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -8.11% +2.78% -25.77%

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 Kent with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 147 192 194
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 36.66% 35.69% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 159 151
Kent median daily rate £438 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £233 £200 £183
90th Percentile £675 £640 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 0
Kent median hourly rate £38.75 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.89% - -
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +35.00% -20.00% +9.51%

Advertising
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Advertising in Kent

Advertising
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Advertising in Kent

Advertising
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Advertising in Kent over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Advertising in Kent

Advertising
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Advertising in Kent

Advertising
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Advertising within the Kent region over the 6 months to 10 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone +21 9 £413 -21.43%
Chatham - 2 £450 -
Dartford - 1 £400 - 2
Folkestone - 1 £130 -
Advertising
South East

For the 6 months to 10 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 Kent region with a requirement for Advertising.

1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
3 5 (29.41%) Windows
4 4 (23.53%) MS Visio
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (17.65%) SSDT
5 3 (17.65%) ServiceNow
5 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (17.65%) GDPR
5 3 (17.65%) ERP
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
5 3 (17.65%) C#
5 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
5 3 (17.65%) Remedy
5 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Vista
6 2 (11.76%) VMware
6 2 (11.76%) Clustering
6 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
6 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (11.76%) Sage
6 2 (11.76%) .NET
6 2 (11.76%) ITIL

Advertising
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (23.53%) MS Visio
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Sage 200
2 1 (5.88%) NetSuite
2 1 (5.88%) Sage BI
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) IaaS
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
1 1 (5.88%) PaaS
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (17.65%) SSDT
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Billing
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Business Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) DBA
3 2 (11.76%) Service Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) SQL DBA
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (5.88%) Accountant
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Financial Accountant
4 1 (5.88%) NetSuite Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Sage 200 Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Sage Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Service Continuity Leader
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) .NET Core
2 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (5.88%) CSS
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) CMDB
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Vista
2 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
1 3 (17.65%) ERP
1 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
2 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (11.76%) Database Security
2 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) Migration
2 2 (11.76%) Service Continuity Management
3 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
3 1 (5.88%) DevOps
3 1 (5.88%) High Availability
3 1 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (5.88%) Service Design
3 1 (5.88%) Time Management
3 1 (5.88%) Web Application Development
3 1 (5.88%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) AAT
1 1 (5.88%) ACCA
1 1 (5.88%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Remedy
2 3 (17.65%) ServiceNow
3 2 (11.76%) Sage
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) Facebook