Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Advertising in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Advertising over the 6 months to 18 November 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
England > North West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 177 156 183
Rank change year-on-year -21 +27 -52
Contract jobs citing Advertising 24 72 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.42% 1.04% 0.67%
As % of the General category 1.26% 3.42% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 63 42
North West median daily rate £406 £401 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.44% +6.80% -11.76%
10th Percentile £225 £280 £295
90th Percentile £638 £566 £490
England median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
North West median hourly rate - - £25.00
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.75 £19.03
% change year-on-year -1.33% -1.47% -15.42%

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 the North West with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1908 2106 3145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 33.57% 30.54% 36.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1217 1358 1859
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -4.19% +11.33%
10th Percentile £263 £259 £263
90th Percentile £609 £550 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £433
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 79 120
North West median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £30.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.00% -18.09% +34.63%
10th Percentile £11.95 £12.06 £12.35
90th Percentile £48.15 £53.95 £54.00
England median hourly rate £25.31 £24.50 £24.54
% change year-on-year +3.31% -0.16% +13.98%

Advertising
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Advertising as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Advertising in the North West

Advertising
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Advertising in the North West

Advertising
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Advertising in the North West over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Advertising in the North West

Advertising
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Advertising in the North West

Advertising
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Advertising within the North West region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Manchester -9 12 £350 -16.42% 11
Cheshire -1 5 £425 +13.33% 3
Merseyside +7 2 £319 -20.81% 3
Lancashire +6 2 £315 -16.00% 1
Advertising
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 North West region with a requirement for Advertising.

1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 8 (33.33%) C#
3 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
4 6 (25.00%) SQL
4 6 (25.00%) .NET
4 6 (25.00%) Migration
5 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
6 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 4 (16.67%) CRM
6 4 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (16.67%) Sage
6 4 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (12.50%) Sage 200
7 3 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (12.50%) Database Security
7 3 (12.50%) Workflow
7 3 (12.50%) Nintex
7 3 (12.50%) Workflow Development
7 3 (12.50%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (12.50%) Intranet
7 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (12.50%) Project Planning
7 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
7 3 (12.50%) ERP
7 3 (12.50%) C++

Advertising
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 3 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.17%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.17%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (12.50%) Sage 200
3 2 (8.33%) Sage 50
3 2 (8.33%) Sage X3
4 1 (4.17%) Infor M3
4 1 (4.17%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Intranet
2 1 (4.17%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
2 4 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) French Language
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Accountant
3 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Systems Accountant
4 2 (8.33%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Campaign Manager
5 1 (4.17%) CRM Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) CRM Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Data Scientist
5 1 (4.17%) Designer
5 1 (4.17%) Digital Designer
5 1 (4.17%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (4.17%) HR Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Infor Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) PMO Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) PMO Lead
5 1 (4.17%) Sage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) .NET
2 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.17%) Ajax
4 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.17%) CSS
4 1 (4.17%) EDI
4 1 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (4.17%) RESTful
4 1 (4.17%) SOAP
4 1 (4.17%) WCF
4 1 (4.17%) Web Services
4 1 (4.17%) WinForms
4 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Migration
2 4 (16.67%) CRM
3 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.50%) Database Security
3 3 (12.50%) ERP
3 3 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (12.50%) Workflow
3 3 (12.50%) Workflow Development
4 2 (8.33%) Data Extraction
4 2 (8.33%) Logistics
5 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.17%) Fit Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) MVC
5 1 (4.17%) OOD
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.17%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) C#
2 6 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.50%) C++
4 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.33%) X++
5 1 (4.17%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) CCIE
1 1 (4.17%) CCNA
1 1 (4.17%) CCNP
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) Sage
3 3 (12.50%) Nintex
4 1 (4.17%) Avaya
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) Epicor
4 1 (4.17%) Infor
4 1 (4.17%) Teradata