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 3 months to 28 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
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 128 120
Contract jobs citing Advertising 0 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.12% 0.34%
As % of the General category - 0.23% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 8
Median daily rate - £450 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +49.37%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £364 £351
% change year-on-year +9.96% +3.78%  
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 Scotland with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 724 1291 1354
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 41.23% 49.77% 46.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 656 696
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.87% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 28
Median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £20.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +93.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £22.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.69 £49.20 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +24.00%  

Advertising
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Advertising in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Advertising in Scotland

Advertising
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Advertising.

1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) ERP
2 3 (33.33%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (11.11%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (11.11%) Business Process Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) PMO
4 1 (11.11%) Epicor
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Games
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Banking
4 1 (11.11%) Retail
4 1 (11.11%) General Ledger
4 1 (11.11%) Ajax
4 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Business One
4 1 (11.11%) WPF
4 1 (11.11%) LINQ
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
4 1 (11.11%) Sitecore
4 1 (11.11%) SAP HANA
4 1 (11.11%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (11.11%) People Management

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 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Business One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SAP HANA
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Games
2 1 (11.11%) General Ledger
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Accountant
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Business Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Business Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) ERP Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Head of PMO
3 1 (11.11%) Management Accountant
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Business Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Business One Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) Ajax
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) jQuery
1 1 (11.11%) LINQ
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
1 1 (11.11%) WPF
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ERP
2 2 (22.22%) SDLC
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Business Process Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) People Management
3 1 (11.11%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (11.11%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (11.11%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Epicor
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Sitecore
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