Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 186 173 174
Rank change year-on-year -13 +1 +11
Contract jobs citing Advertising 32 27 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.54% 0.48% 0.84%
As % of the General category 2.09% 1.41% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 22 52
North West median daily rate £363 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.12% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £194 £278 £278
90th Percentile £494 £633 £571
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £17.50 £18.49 £18.75
% change year-on-year -5.37% -1.37% -1.47%

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 1,534 1,917 2,237
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 25.91% 34.13% 30.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 920 1,207 1,422
North West median daily rate £400 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% -3.03%
10th Percentile £258 £260 £263
90th Percentile £575 £588 £550
England median daily rate £485 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 90 83
North West median hourly rate £23.34 £21.89 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.62% -12.44% -18.09%
10th Percentile £12.45 £11.75 £12.50
90th Percentile £43.00 £47.45 £53.05
England median hourly rate £23.50 £26.00 £23.72
% change year-on-year -9.62% +9.64% +3.88%

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 October 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 18 October 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 -7 22 £375 +7.14% 99
Cheshire -3 7 £225 -45.45% 54
Merseyside +5 2 - - 9
Lancashire -22 2 - - 3
Advertising
England

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

1 10 (31.25%) Java
1 10 (31.25%) Finance
2 9 (28.13%) ERP
2 9 (28.13%) PHP
2 9 (28.13%) Sage
2 9 (28.13%) Web Development
3 5 (15.63%) SQL
3 5 (15.63%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (12.50%) Project Management
4 4 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 4 (12.50%) Android
4 4 (12.50%) Sage 200
5 3 (9.38%) WebSphere
5 3 (9.38%) NetSuite
5 3 (9.38%) Android Development
5 3 (9.38%) Sage X3
5 3 (9.38%) Kotlin
5 3 (9.38%) IBM
5 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
5 3 (9.38%) SAP
5 3 (9.38%) JDE OneWorld
5 3 (9.38%) J2EE
5 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.25%) Windows
6 2 (6.25%) CRM
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
6 2 (6.25%) ACCA
6 2 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (6.25%) TDD
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 (9.38%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (6.25%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) 3ds Max
1 1 (3.13%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Sage 200
2 3 (9.38%) JDE OneWorld
2 3 (9.38%) NetSuite
2 3 (9.38%) Sage X3
3 2 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (6.25%) SAP Business One
4 1 (3.13%) Sage 1000
4 1 (3.13%) Sage 300 ERP
4 1 (3.13%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 1 (3.13%) SAP ERP
4 1 (3.13%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Office 365
2 1 (3.13%) G Suite
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.13%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.13%) Selenium
General
1 10 (31.25%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Games
3 1 (3.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Consultant
1 8 (25.00%) Developer
2 5 (15.63%) Project Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Android Developer
3 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
3 3 (9.38%) Sage Consultant
3 3 (9.38%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Accountant
4 2 (6.25%) Business Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) CRM Manager
4 2 (6.25%) CRM Project Manager
4 2 (6.25%) ERP Manager
4 2 (6.25%) ERP Project Manager
4 2 (6.25%) NetSuite Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) SAP Business Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) SAP Business One Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Implementation Project Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Project Implementation Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Systems Accountant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) J2EE
2 2 (6.25%) Android SDK
2 2 (6.25%) AngularJS
2 2 (6.25%) Java EE
2 2 (6.25%) Spring
3 1 (3.13%) HTML
3 1 (3.13%) HTML5
3 1 (3.13%) jQuery
3 1 (3.13%) Node.js
3 1 (3.13%) React
3 1 (3.13%) Struts
3 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.25%) FMCG
1 2 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Android
2 2 (6.25%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.13%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) ERP
1 9 (28.13%) Web Development
2 4 (12.50%) Project Management
3 3 (9.38%) Android Development
4 2 (6.25%) CRM
4 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.25%) TDD
4 2 (6.25%) Web Design
5 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.13%) Agile Testing
5 1 (3.13%) API Testing
5 1 (3.13%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.13%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (3.13%) Data Security
5 1 (3.13%) Migration
5 1 (3.13%) Mobile Development
5 1 (3.13%) OWASP
5 1 (3.13%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.13%) Value Proposition
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) Java
2 9 (28.13%) PHP
3 5 (15.63%) SQL
4 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.38%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) ACCA
1 2 (6.25%) CIMA
2 1 (3.13%) A+ Certification
2 1 (3.13%) AAT
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) GDPR
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Sage
2 3 (9.38%) IBM
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) SAP
3 1 (3.13%) Citrix
3 1 (3.13%) Dell
3 1 (3.13%) Google
3 1 (3.13%) WooCommerce