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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Advertising
South East / Kent
Rank 37 53 29
Rank change year-on-year +16 -24  
Contract jobs citing Advertising 11 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.82% 0.44% 4.33%
As % of the General category 11.00% 1.05% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 9
Median daily rate £375 £488 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.07% +116.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £478 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £498 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £364 £365
% change year-on-year +9.96% -0.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year -4.68% +45.45%  

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 100 190 81
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 34.72% 41.76% 31.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 144 47
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £180 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £21.78 £177.50 £37.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -87.73% +371.82%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -16.92% +30.00%  

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 24 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 24 March 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
Chatham +6 1 £350 -28.20%
Advertising
South East

Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 11 (42.31%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
4 8 (30.77%) C#
4 8 (30.77%) .NET
4 8 (30.77%) Web Development
5 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
5 7 (26.92%) MVC
6 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
7 4 (15.38%) COM
7 4 (15.38%) CSS
7 4 (15.38%) MS Visio
7 4 (15.38%) LAN
7 4 (15.38%) WAN
7 4 (15.38%) Citrix
7 4 (15.38%) Remedy
7 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
7 4 (15.38%) MS Office
7 4 (15.38%) SQL
7 4 (15.38%) VMware
7 4 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (15.38%) ServiceNow
8 3 (11.54%) SDLC
8 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (11.54%) Finance
8 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (11.54%) Scrum
8 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET

Advertising
Top Related 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 (3.85%) Apache
1 1 (3.85%) Confluence
1 1 (3.85%) GlassFish
1 1 (3.85%) IIS
1 1 (3.85%) JBoss
1 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 4 (15.38%) MS Office
2 4 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (15.38%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (3.85%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) IaaS
2 1 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) LAN
1 4 (15.38%) WAN
2 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Power BI
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) IntelliJ
1 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA Agile
1 1 (3.85%) jMock
1 1 (3.85%) JUnit
1 1 (3.85%) Maven
1 1 (3.85%) Mockito
1 1 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (3.85%) Selenium
1 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
1 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
1 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) .NET Developer
3 4 (15.38%) 1st Line Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Help Desk Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) IT Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Artworker
6 1 (3.85%) IT Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) .NET
2 4 (15.38%) COM
2 4 (15.38%) CSS
3 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
3 3 (11.54%) HTML
4 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (3.85%) Ajax
5 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.85%) HTML5
5 1 (3.85%) J2EE
5 1 (3.85%) jQuery
5 1 (3.85%) LESS
5 1 (3.85%) REST
5 1 (3.85%) Spring
5 1 (3.85%) Spring MVC
5 1 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.69%) Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
3 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Vista
3 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) Web Development
3 7 (26.92%) MVC
4 3 (11.54%) Scrum
4 3 (11.54%) SDLC
4 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.69%) BDD
5 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Business Process Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (7.69%) Project Management
5 2 (7.69%) TDD
5 2 (7.69%) User Stories
6 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.85%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (3.85%) Information Security
6 1 (3.85%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) C#
2 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 4 (15.38%) SQL
3 1 (3.85%) Java
3 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
1 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.85%) vSphere
2 1 (3.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Satellite
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Citrix
2 4 (15.38%) Remedy
2 4 (15.38%) ServiceNow
2 4 (15.38%) VMware
3 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.85%) Adobe
4 1 (3.85%) IFS
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