The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Advertising in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
North West / Manchester
Rank 85 90 87
Rank change year-on-year +5 -3  
Contract jobs citing Advertising 7 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.53% 0.62% 0.56%
As % of the General category 1.69% 1.87% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 6
Median daily rate £375 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £334 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £481
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 Manchester with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 413 589 667
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 31.19% 33.03% 41.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 341 332
Median daily rate £389 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.81% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £531 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 8
Median hourly rate £13.00 £18.14 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.34% -15.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £14.64 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.90 £18.99 £37.50
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 Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Advertising
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Advertising in Manchester

Advertising
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Advertising in Manchester over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Advertising in Manchester

Advertising
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Advertising in Manchester

Advertising
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Advertising within the Manchester 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
Stockport - 1 £325 - 1
Advertising
North West

Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

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 Manchester region with a requirement for Advertising.

1 23 (74.19%) Microsoft
2 16 (51.61%) CRM
3 15 (48.39%) Dynamics CRM
4 11 (35.48%) C#
4 11 (35.48%) .NET
5 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
6 5 (16.13%) Marketing
6 5 (16.13%) MVC
6 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.90%) SQL
7 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
7 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
7 4 (12.90%) jQuery
8 3 (9.68%) Sitecore
8 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (9.68%) CSS
8 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
8 3 (9.68%) HTML
8 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (9.68%) Scrum
8 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
8 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (6.45%) Finance
9 2 (6.45%) Web Development
9 2 (6.45%) Regression Testing
9 2 (6.45%) InDesign
9 2 (6.45%) Retail
9 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
9 2 (6.45%) ERP

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.23%) Kentico
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (6.45%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 15 (48.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.23%) NetSuite
2 1 (3.23%) Sage X3
2 1 (3.23%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (6.45%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (16.13%) Marketing
2 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.45%) Finance
3 2 (6.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) CRM Developer
2 8 (25.81%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Artworker
4 2 (6.45%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Creative Artworker
4 2 (6.45%) CRM Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) CRM Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Functional Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Sitecore Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) .NET
2 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
2 4 (12.90%) jQuery
3 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (9.68%) CSS
3 3 (9.68%) HTML
4 1 (3.23%) .NET Core
4 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.23%) COM
4 1 (3.23%) Django
4 1 (3.23%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.23%) Flask
4 1 (3.23%) JSON
4 1 (3.23%) REST
4 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (3.23%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) FMCG
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Social Media
2 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
1 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) CRM
2 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (16.13%) MVC
3 3 (9.68%) Scrum
3 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
4 2 (6.45%) DevOps
4 2 (6.45%) ERP
4 2 (6.45%) Open Source
4 2 (6.45%) Regression Testing
4 2 (6.45%) Typography
4 2 (6.45%) Web Development
5 1 (3.23%) 3D Modelling
5 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.23%) Data Conversion
5 1 (3.23%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.23%) Direct Marketing
5 1 (3.23%) Manual Testing
5 1 (3.23%) Release Management
5 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) C#
2 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.90%) SQL
4 2 (6.45%) Python
4 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.23%) Java
5 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.23%) R
5 1 (3.23%) Ruby
5 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Ansible
1 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (74.19%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) Sitecore
3 2 (6.45%) Adobe
4 1 (3.23%) Google
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) Sage
4 1 (3.23%) SAP