Period
to 18 November 2017

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 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 179 169 153
Rank change year-on-year -10 -16 -13
Contract jobs citing Advertising 5 15 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.10% 0.34% 0.77%
As % of the General category 0.23% 0.91% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 25
Scotland median daily rate £350 £338 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -25.00% -
10th Percentile £328 £213 £325
90th Percentile £425 £506 £513
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £15.99 £18.75 £19.03
% change year-on-year -14.75% -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 Scotland with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2189 1653 3259
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 43.97% 37.75% 52.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1118 899 1574
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £259 £263 £263
90th Percentile £538 £525 £525
UK median daily rate £467 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.78% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 24 62
Scotland median hourly rate £28.80 £29.25 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.54% -4.10% +48.78%
10th Percentile £11.30 £9.84 £12.35
90th Percentile £45.50 £41.90 £45.93
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

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 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 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
Edinburgh -10 2 £388 +12.32% 2
West Lothian -4 1 - -
Aberdeen - 1 £350 -
Advertising
UK

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 Scotland region with a requirement for Advertising.

1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Order to Cash
3 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Ariba
3 1 (20.00%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (20.00%) Intranet
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Document Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (20.00%) German Language
3 1 (20.00%) Italian Language
3 1 (20.00%) SAP ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Data Extraction
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) .NET

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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP ERP
1 1 (20.00%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) German Language
2 1 (20.00%) Italian Language
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Requirements Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Public Sector Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Data Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior SQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Data Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Design Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Analytics
1 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (20.00%) Document Management
1 1 (20.00%) ERP
1 1 (20.00%) Order to Cash
1 1 (20.00%) Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Refactoring
1 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VB
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Ariba
2 1 (20.00%) SAP