Period
to 22 January 2018

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 22 January 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
England > North West
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 181 138 194
Rank change year-on-year -43 +56 -43
Contract jobs citing Advertising 23 69 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.43% 1.14% 0.69%
As % of the General category 1.37% 3.85% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 59 46
North West median daily rate £350 £410 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.63% +7.54% -10.29%
10th Percentile £225 £300 £305
90th Percentile £594 £555 £463
England median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
North West median hourly rate - - £25.00
England median hourly rate £26.60 £19.92 £19.03
% change year-on-year +33.51% +4.68% -23.88%

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 1,683 1,790 2,945
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 31.25% 29.66% 35.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,063 1,138 1,820
North West median daily rate £405 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% -4.76% +12.00%
10th Percentile £251 £250 £263
90th Percentile £606 £575 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 78 130
North West median hourly rate £21.74 £23.92 £34.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.12% -30.30% +76.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.33 £12.35
90th Percentile £52.56 £50.00 £54.30
England median hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +4.00% -3.85% +14.69%

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 22 January 2018.

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 22 January 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
Manchester -23 15 £350 -15.15% 32
Cheshire -11 4 £284 -29.06% 17
Lancashire +1 2 £315 -21.25% 4
Merseyside +13 1 £250 - 11
Advertising
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
3 8 (34.78%) Finance
4 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (26.09%) Migration
5 6 (26.09%) Sage
5 6 (26.09%) C#
5 6 (26.09%) SQL
5 6 (26.09%) .NET
6 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
7 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
7 4 (17.39%) ERP
7 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (17.39%) Sage 200
8 3 (13.04%) Tableau
8 3 (13.04%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (13.04%) Database Security
8 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 3 (13.04%) Kimball Methodology
8 3 (13.04%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (13.04%) Visualisation
8 3 (13.04%) QlikView
8 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (13.04%) MDX
8 3 (13.04%) ETL
8 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
8 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (13.04%) Intranet
8 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence

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 (13.04%) SharePoint
1 3 (13.04%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Sage 200
2 3 (13.04%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (8.70%) Sage 50
3 2 (8.70%) Sage X3
3 2 (8.70%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (4.35%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (4.35%) Infor M3
4 1 (4.35%) NetSuite
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (4.35%) FinancialForce
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Intranet
2 1 (4.35%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (13.04%) Power BI
3 3 (13.04%) QlikView
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.35%) SAP HANA
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) MSTest
2 1 (4.35%) NUnit
2 1 (4.35%) SpecFlow
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
2 3 (13.04%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) French Language
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Accountant
3 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 3 (13.04%) SharePoint Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Systems Accountant
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Sage Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) CRM Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Designer
5 1 (4.35%) Digital Designer
5 1 (4.35%) HR Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Infor Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Junior Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Print Designer
5 1 (4.35%) QA Test Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Sage 200 Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) .NET
2 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
3 3 (13.04%) MDX
4 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (8.70%) CSS
4 2 (8.70%) HTML
4 2 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (8.70%) RESTful
5 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.35%) Ajax
5 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (4.35%) EDI
5 1 (4.35%) HTML5
5 1 (4.35%) RequireJS
5 1 (4.35%) SignalR
5 1 (4.35%) SOAP
5 1 (4.35%) Web Services
5 1 (4.35%) WinForms
5 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
1 1 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Migration
2 4 (17.39%) ERP
3 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (13.04%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (13.04%) Database Security
3 3 (13.04%) ETL
3 3 (13.04%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (13.04%) Visualisation
3 3 (13.04%) Workflow
3 3 (13.04%) Workflow Development
4 2 (8.70%) CRM
4 2 (8.70%) MVC
4 2 (8.70%) SDLC
4 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
4 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
4 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) C#
1 6 (26.09%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) C++
4 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.35%) TypeScript
4 1 (4.35%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) CCIE
1 1 (4.35%) CCNA
1 1 (4.35%) CCNP
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) Sage
3 3 (13.04%) Nintex
3 3 (13.04%) Tableau
4 2 (8.70%) Infor
5 1 (4.35%) Avaya
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco
5 1 (4.35%) Epicor
5 1 (4.35%) IFS
5 1 (4.35%) JD Edwards
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle
5 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (4.35%) SAP
5 1 (4.35%) Xero