Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 47 69
Rank change year-on-year +8 +22 -32
Contract jobs citing Advertising 18 25 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.77% 4.57% 0.94%
As % of the General category 10.00% 13.44% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 25 7
Kent median daily rate £450 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -16.67% +28.57%
10th Percentile £272 £221 £303
90th Percentile £550 £525 £503
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £348
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.91% -6.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year -12.50% -1.54% -

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 180 186 278
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 37.74% 34.00% 37.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 148 213
Kent median daily rate £450 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.43% +10.67% -
10th Percentile £318 £268 £180
90th Percentile £675 £538 £585
South East median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 3
Kent median hourly rate £40.00 £21.78 £170.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +83.70% -87.19% +1788.89%
10th Percentile £35.38 £20.59 £165.00
90th Percentile £44.40 £22.96 £189.00
South East median hourly rate £32.25 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +29.00% - +19.05%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 - 10 £450 - 1
Tunbridge Wells +8 2 £173 -26.49%
Advertising
South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) C#
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (27.78%) DevOps
3 4 (22.22%) ITIL
4 3 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (16.67%) Selenium
4 3 (16.67%) CRM
4 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (16.67%) SQL
4 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 3 (16.67%) .NET
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 3 (16.67%) SSDT
4 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 3 (16.67%) REST
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (16.67%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (11.11%) Business Forecasting
5 2 (11.11%) Front End Development
5 2 (11.11%) Planning and Forecasting
5 2 (11.11%) API Integration

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 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (5.56%) InDesign
2 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.56%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (16.67%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (5.56%) Scribe Online
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (16.67%) SSDT
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Selenium
1 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.11%) Calabash
2 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (11.11%) WebDriver
3 1 (5.56%) Appium
3 1 (5.56%) JIRA
3 1 (5.56%) MSTest
3 1 (5.56%) NUnit
3 1 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.56%) TestRail
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Service Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) CRM Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Automation Tester
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) CRM Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Database Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (11.11%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (11.11%) HTML Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Service Transition Manager
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Database Developer
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Tester
4 2 (11.11%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
1 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (16.67%) REST
2 2 (11.11%) Angular 2
2 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (11.11%) CSS
2 2 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) jQuery
3 1 (5.56%) RESTful
3 1 (5.56%) Sass
3 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) CMDB
1 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
1 2 (11.11%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) DevOps
3 4 (22.22%) ITIL
4 3 (16.67%) CRM
4 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.11%) API Integration
5 2 (11.11%) API Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Business Forecasting
5 2 (11.11%) Change Management
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (11.11%) ETL
5 2 (11.11%) Front End Development
5 2 (11.11%) ITSM
5 2 (11.11%) Line Management
5 2 (11.11%) Mobile Development
5 2 (11.11%) MVC
5 2 (11.11%) Planning and Forecasting
5 2 (11.11%) Service Design
5 2 (11.11%) SOA
5 2 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) C#
2 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe
2 1 (5.56%) Google