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 3 months to 30 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.

Advertising
England / North West
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 133 145
Rank change year-on-year +16 +12  
Contract jobs citing Advertising 14 28 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.54% 0.72% 0.30%
As % of the General category 1.62% 2.20% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 24 9
Median daily rate £400 £406 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.53% +16.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £248 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £363 £355
% change year-on-year +8.96% +2.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year -3.12% +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 the North West with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 865 1273 1327
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 33.26% 32.72% 36.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 508 790 695
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 51 66
Median hourly rate £26.83 £22.02 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.84% +24.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £47.39 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -10.56% +25.00%  

Advertising
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 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 3 months to 30 March 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 3 months to 30 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
Manchester +11 7 £375 -6.25% 26
Cheshire +29 5 £400 -3.03% 9
Merseyside 0 2 £450 +28.57% 3
Advertising
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 North West region with a requirement for Advertising.

1 33 (66.00%) Microsoft
2 26 (52.00%) CRM
3 24 (48.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 19 (38.00%) .NET
5 17 (34.00%) C#
6 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
7 10 (20.00%) Finance
8 7 (14.00%) HTML
8 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (12.00%) Marketing
9 6 (12.00%) jQuery
9 6 (12.00%) SQL
9 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
9 6 (12.00%) MVC
10 5 (10.00%) Migration
10 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET
10 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
10 5 (10.00%) Business Analysis
11 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
11 4 (8.00%) CSS
11 4 (8.00%) Scrum
12 3 (6.00%) Manufacturing
12 3 (6.00%) Project Management
12 3 (6.00%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (6.00%) Adobe
12 3 (6.00%) SAP
12 3 (6.00%) VB.NET
12 3 (6.00%) SAP Business One

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 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.00%) Kentico
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (6.00%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (4.00%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 24 (48.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (6.00%) SAP Business One
3 1 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.00%) NetSuite
3 1 (2.00%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.00%) Heroku
2 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.00%) Grunt
3 1 (2.00%) gulp
3 1 (2.00%) Mocha
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Marketing
3 3 (6.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.00%) Retail
5 1 (2.00%) Multimedia
5 1 (2.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (50.00%) Developer
2 15 (30.00%) CRM Developer
2 15 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 13 (26.00%) Microsoft Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Analyst
4 6 (12.00%) Business Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Architect
5 5 (10.00%) Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) CRM Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.00%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Artworker
7 2 (4.00%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.00%) CRM Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Functional Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) SAP Business One Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.00%) .NET
2 7 (14.00%) HTML
3 6 (12.00%) jQuery
4 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (8.00%) CSS
6 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (4.00%) LINQ
7 2 (4.00%) WPF
8 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.00%) Ajax
8 1 (2.00%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.00%) COM
8 1 (2.00%) Entity Framework
8 1 (2.00%) HTML5
8 1 (2.00%) Node.js
8 1 (2.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (2.00%) WCF
8 1 (2.00%) Web Services
8 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) FMCG
2 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.00%) Animation
2 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.00%) Graphic Design
2 1 (2.00%) Photography
2 1 (2.00%) Social Media
2 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Linux
1 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (52.00%) CRM
2 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (12.00%) MVC
4 5 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 5 (10.00%) Migration
4 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (8.00%) Scrum
6 3 (6.00%) Data Conversion
6 3 (6.00%) Data Migration
6 3 (6.00%) Project Management
6 3 (6.00%) Test Strategy
7 2 (4.00%) Analytics
7 2 (4.00%) ERP
7 2 (4.00%) Regression Testing
7 2 (4.00%) Software Delivery
7 2 (4.00%) Typography
7 2 (4.00%) Web Development
8 1 (2.00%) B2B
8 1 (2.00%) B2C
8 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.00%) C#
2 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.00%) SQL
4 3 (6.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.00%) C++
5 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.00%) Python
5 1 (2.00%) R
5 1 (2.00%) Ruby
5 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) Degree
1 1 (2.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Ansible
1 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.00%) Puppet
1 1 (2.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (66.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.00%) Adobe
2 3 (6.00%) SAP
2 3 (6.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.00%) Google
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.00%) Sage
3 1 (2.00%) VMware
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