Period
to 10 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Advertising in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Advertising over the 6 months to 10 December 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 178 181 166
Rank change year-on-year +3 -15 -15
Contract jobs citing Advertising 24 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.46% 0.081% 0.36%
As % of the General category 1.15% 0.19% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 7
Scotland median daily rate £350 £290 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.69% -27.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £135 £227 £295
90th Percentile £463 £351 £530
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £27.00 £15.83 £18.75
% change year-on-year +70.56% -15.57% +7.14%

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 Scotland with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,091 2,150 1,484
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 40.01% 43.45% 35.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,025 1,106 802
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £277 £263 £263
90th Percentile £557 £538 £525
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 36 23
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £29.40 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% -8.13% +4.92%
10th Percentile £11.37 £12.25 £11.84
90th Percentile £45.85 £45.50 £48.50
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £26.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year -9.62% +6.12% -2.00%

Advertising
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Advertising as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Advertising in Scotland

Advertising
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Advertising in Scotland

Advertising
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Advertising in Scotland over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Advertising in Scotland

Advertising
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Advertising in Scotland

Advertising
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Advertising within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 10 December 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
Edinburgh - 16 £375 - 6
Glasgow - 3 £260 - 13
Dundee - 2 £175 - 3
Advertising
UK

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Advertising.

1 14 (58.33%) Finance
2 9 (37.50%) Legal
2 9 (37.50%) Asset Management
3 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (29.17%) Java
3 7 (29.17%) PHP
3 7 (29.17%) Web Development
4 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (20.83%) CRM
5 5 (20.83%) C#
6 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 4 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (16.67%) Android
6 4 (16.67%) Apple iOS
6 4 (16.67%) DevOps
6 4 (16.67%) React
7 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
7 3 (12.50%) Software Asset Management
7 3 (12.50%) Investment Management
7 3 (12.50%) Java EE
7 3 (12.50%) Banking
7 3 (12.50%) J2EE
7 3 (12.50%) C++
7 3 (12.50%) SQL
8 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
8 2 (8.33%) .NET
8 2 (8.33%) HTML
8 2 (8.33%) MySQL
8 2 (8.33%) Oracle

Advertising
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
1 2 (8.33%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (4.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (4.17%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (4.17%) Adobe Premiere
1 1 (4.17%) InDesign
1 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (8.33%) Sage 200
3 1 (4.17%) Sage 300 ERP
3 1 (4.17%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (8.33%) Dynamics 365
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) MySQL
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Selenium
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (58.33%) Finance
2 9 (37.50%) Legal
3 3 (12.50%) Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Developer
2 4 (16.67%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) CRM Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 3 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Sage Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Software Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Tester
4 2 (8.33%) Tester
5 1 (4.17%) Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) IT Auditor
5 1 (4.17%) Process Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Programme Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) React
2 3 (12.50%) J2EE
2 3 (12.50%) Java EE
3 2 (8.33%) .NET
3 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (8.33%) CSS
3 2 (8.33%) CSS3
3 2 (8.33%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (8.33%) HTML
3 2 (8.33%) HTML5
3 2 (8.33%) MEAN Stack
3 2 (8.33%) Node.js
3 2 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (8.33%) WebGL
4 1 (4.17%) jQuery
4 1 (4.17%) Spring
4 1 (4.17%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Android
1 4 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Asset Management
2 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) Web Development
3 5 (20.83%) CRM
4 4 (16.67%) DevOps
5 3 (12.50%) Investment Management
5 3 (12.50%) Software Asset Management
6 2 (8.33%) Coaching
6 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (8.33%) ERP
6 2 (8.33%) Functional Testing
6 2 (8.33%) ITIL
6 2 (8.33%) Kanban
6 2 (8.33%) Microservices
6 2 (8.33%) OO
6 2 (8.33%) Scrum
6 2 (8.33%) Software Deployment
6 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.33%) Task Automation
6 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) Java
1 7 (29.17%) PHP
2 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.83%) C#
4 3 (12.50%) C++
4 3 (12.50%) SQL
5 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
1 2 (8.33%) ISEB
1 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.17%) CISA
2 1 (4.17%) CISM
2 1 (4.17%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) COBIT
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) IBM
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Sage
3 1 (4.17%) Adobe
3 1 (4.17%) Workday