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 3 months to 25 June 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
South East / Kent
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 35 43
Rank change year-on-year +3 +8  
Contract jobs citing Advertising 9 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.59% 1.86% 1.09%
As % of the General category 10.84% 5.36% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 3
Median daily rate £400 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £288 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £359
% change year-on-year - +4.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.75 £16.75 £12.50
% change year-on-year -17.91% +34.00%  

Advertising is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
Kent
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 83 112 71
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 33.07% 34.67% 25.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 89 47
Median daily rate £375 £445 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.73% +6.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £195 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £625 £534
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £45.00 £77.00 £26.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.55% +188.17%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Advertising
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing Advertising as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £275 - 1
Advertising
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Kent region with a requirement for Advertising.

1 8 (40.00%) C#
1 8 (40.00%) .NET
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) HTML
2 6 (30.00%) CSS
2 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) TDD
3 5 (25.00%) Web Development
4 4 (20.00%) JSON
4 4 (20.00%) Selenium
4 4 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (20.00%) BDD
4 4 (20.00%) .NET Core
4 4 (20.00%) MVC
4 4 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 4 (20.00%) OO
4 4 (20.00%) HTTP
4 4 (20.00%) XML
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.00%) Linux
5 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (15.00%) Finance
5 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
5 3 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (15.00%) RESTful

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) Apache
1 1 (5.00%) Confluence
1 1 (5.00%) GlassFish
1 1 (5.00%) JBoss
1 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) HTTP
2 2 (10.00%) LAN
2 2 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (20.00%) Selenium
2 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.00%) IntelliJ
3 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.00%) JIRA
3 1 (5.00%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (5.00%) jMock
3 1 (5.00%) JUnit
3 1 (5.00%) Maven
3 1 (5.00%) Mockito
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Automotive
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Tester
3 3 (15.00%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Software Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Automation Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Mobile Tester
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Web Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Web Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Developer in Test
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Production Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (5.00%) Web Content Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Web Content Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Web Production Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) .NET
2 6 (30.00%) CSS
2 6 (30.00%) HTML
3 4 (20.00%) .NET Core
3 4 (20.00%) JSON
3 4 (20.00%) XML
4 3 (15.00%) RESTful
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (10.00%) REST
6 1 (5.00%) Ajax
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (5.00%) COM
6 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
6 1 (5.00%) HTML5
6 1 (5.00%) J2EE
6 1 (5.00%) LESS
6 1 (5.00%) Spring
6 1 (5.00%) Spring MVC
6 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.00%) Photography
2 2 (10.00%) Social Media
3 1 (5.00%) Fintech
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Android
2 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) TDD
2 5 (25.00%) Web Development
3 4 (20.00%) BDD
3 4 (20.00%) MVC
3 4 (20.00%) OO
3 4 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Functional Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) SDET
6 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.00%) Front End Development
6 1 (5.00%) PRINCE
6 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) C#
2 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix
3 2 (10.00%) VMware
3 2 (10.00%) Xamarin
4 1 (5.00%) Remedy
4 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow