Period
to 15 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Advertising in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Advertising over the 6 months to 15 January 2019 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 > South East
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 274 243 198
Rank change year-on-year -31 -45 +88
Contract jobs citing Advertising 96 127 170
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.60% 0.77% 1.12%
As % of the General category 1.95% 2.26% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 85 134
South East median daily rate £438 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £263 £219 £171
90th Percentile £575 £610 £525
England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.11% +2.78% +1.41%
10th Percentile £16.50 £17.75 £17.50
90th Percentile £17.50 £19.25 £19.30
England median hourly rate £36.50 £26.60 £19.96
% change year-on-year +37.24% +33.24% +10.89%

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 South East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 4,930 5,608 5,054
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 30.85% 34.11% 33.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,799 3,086 2,826
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £257 £250 £224
90th Percentile £600 £588 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 170 213
South East median hourly rate £32.50 £23.25 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.78% -8.82% +2.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.76 £11.36
90th Percentile £56.48 £47.63 £43.75
England median hourly rate £25.00 £26.22 £25.00
% change year-on-year -4.63% +4.86% -3.85%

Advertising
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Advertising as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Advertising in the South East

Advertising
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Advertising in the South East

Advertising
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Advertising in the South East over the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Advertising in the South East

Advertising
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Advertising in the South East

Advertising
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Advertising within the South East region over the 6 months to 15 January 2019. 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
Surrey -1 49 £450 -6.49% 18
Thames Valley +9 19 £413 +3.13% 50
Berkshire -2 15 £375 +15.38% 21
Kent +6 11 £406 -18.75% 4
Hampshire -29 9 £525 +55.56% 13
Buckinghamshire +20 4 £475 +11.76% 21
West Sussex -11 4 £450 +56.52% 9
East Sussex -13 1 - - 8
Middlesex - 1 - -
Advertising
England

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, 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 South East region with a requirement for Advertising.

1 25 (26.04%) Stakeholder Management
2 24 (25.00%) SQL
3 22 (22.92%) Finance
4 16 (16.67%) Windows
4 16 (16.67%) ERP
4 16 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 14 (14.58%) Migration
6 13 (13.54%) Marketing
7 12 (12.50%) Data Migration
8 11 (11.46%) Amazon AWS
9 10 (10.42%) Sage
9 10 (10.42%) Microsoft Excel
9 10 (10.42%) JavaScript
10 9 (9.38%) Java
10 9 (9.38%) MySQL
10 9 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (9.38%) Node.js
10 9 (9.38%) User Experience
11 8 (8.33%) Analytics
11 8 (8.33%) Customer Insight
11 8 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (8.33%) Windows Server
11 8 (8.33%) Oracle
11 8 (8.33%) HTML
12 7 (7.29%) PHP
12 7 (7.29%) CSS
12 7 (7.29%) LAN
12 7 (7.29%) Active Directory
12 7 (7.29%) DNS
12 7 (7.29%) Digital Marketing

Advertising
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (5.21%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.13%) nginx
3 2 (2.08%) WordPress
4 1 (1.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.04%) Apache
4 1 (1.04%) Drupal
4 1 (1.04%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (10.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (3.13%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.04%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.04%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (6.25%) Sage X3
2 4 (4.17%) Sage 200
3 2 (2.08%) NetSuite
3 2 (2.08%) SAP Business One
4 1 (1.04%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (1.04%) JDE OneWorld
4 1 (1.04%) Magento
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (1.04%) Sage BI
4 1 (1.04%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.46%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.17%) Akamai
3 4 (4.17%) Office 365
4 3 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (3.13%) npm
4 3 (3.13%) OneDrive
4 3 (3.13%) Yarn
5 2 (2.08%) Google Analytics
6 1 (1.04%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.04%) BIME
6 1 (1.04%) Heroku
6 1 (1.04%) SaaS
6 1 (1.04%) Serverless
6 1 (1.04%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (1.04%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.29%) DNS
1 7 (7.29%) LAN
2 6 (6.25%) Firewall
3 3 (3.13%) SAN
3 3 (3.13%) WAN
4 2 (2.08%) BGP
4 2 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (2.08%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (2.08%) FCoE
4 2 (2.08%) HSRP
4 2 (2.08%) IPsec
4 2 (2.08%) iSCSI
4 2 (2.08%) NAS
4 2 (2.08%) OSPF
4 2 (2.08%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (2.08%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.08%) VoIP
4 2 (2.08%) VPN
4 2 (2.08%) VRRP
4 2 (2.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.38%) MySQL
2 6 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (5.21%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (5.21%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.17%) Hadoop
4 4 (4.17%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.17%) Redis
4 4 (4.17%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.13%) Big Data
5 3 (3.13%) Power BI
5 3 (3.13%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.08%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.04%) QlikView
7 1 (1.04%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 7 (7.29%) webpack
2 3 (3.13%) Babel
3 2 (2.08%) Selenium
3 2 (2.08%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.04%) Ant
4 1 (1.04%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.04%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.04%) GitLab
4 1 (1.04%) JIRA
4 1 (1.04%) Maven
4 1 (1.04%) Mocha
4 1 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.04%) WebDriver
General
1 22 (22.92%) Finance
2 13 (13.54%) Marketing
3 5 (5.21%) Publishing
4 4 (4.17%) Games
5 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.04%) Billing
6 1 (1.04%) German Language
6 1 (1.04%) Polish Language
6 1 (1.04%) Retail
6 1 (1.04%) Romanian Language
Job Titles
1 26 (27.08%) Developer
2 12 (12.50%) Analyst
3 11 (11.46%) Consultant
4 7 (7.29%) Accountant
5 6 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 5 (5.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (5.21%) Systems Accountant
7 4 (4.17%) Business Analyst
7 4 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (4.17%) Digital Marketing Specialist
7 4 (4.17%) Marketing Specialist
7 4 (4.17%) Sage Consultant
7 4 (4.17%) SQL Developer
8 3 (3.13%) Architect
8 3 (3.13%) Digital Project Manager
8 3 (3.13%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (3.13%) Information Assurance Manager
8 3 (3.13%) MongoDB Developer
8 3 (3.13%) Security Assurance Manager
8 3 (3.13%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.38%) Node.js
2 8 (8.33%) HTML
3 7 (7.29%) CSS
3 7 (7.29%) React
4 6 (6.25%) .NET
5 4 (4.17%) gRPC
5 4 (4.17%) Jest
5 4 (4.17%) JSON
5 4 (4.17%) Kafka
5 4 (4.17%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (4.17%) Vue.js
6 3 (3.13%) AngularJS
6 3 (3.13%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.13%) LEMP Stack
6 3 (3.13%) Redux
6 3 (3.13%) RESTful
6 3 (3.13%) Sass
6 3 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (2.08%) D3.js
7 2 (2.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.38%) User Experience
2 6 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.13%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.13%) Replication
4 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.08%) Social Media
5 1 (1.04%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.04%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.04%) Clustering
5 1 (1.04%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.04%) Fintech
5 1 (1.04%) FMCG
5 1 (1.04%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.04%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.04%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.04%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.04%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.67%) Windows
2 8 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 5 (5.21%) Linux
4 3 (3.13%) CentOS
5 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.04%) Android
6 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.04%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.04%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.04%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.04%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (16.67%) ERP
3 14 (14.58%) Migration
4 12 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 9 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (8.33%) Analytics
6 8 (8.33%) Customer Insight
7 7 (7.29%) Data Visualisation
7 7 (7.29%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (7.29%) Visualisation
8 6 (6.25%) B2B
8 6 (6.25%) Business Analysis
8 6 (6.25%) DevOps
8 6 (6.25%) E-Commerce
8 6 (6.25%) ETL
8 6 (6.25%) Front End Development
8 6 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (5.21%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (5.21%) CRM
9 5 (5.21%) Marketing Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (25.00%) SQL
2 10 (10.42%) JavaScript
3 9 (9.38%) Java
4 7 (7.29%) PHP
5 5 (5.21%) C#
5 5 (5.21%) PowerShell
5 5 (5.21%) TypeScript
6 2 (2.08%) VBA
7 1 (1.04%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.04%) Python
7 1 (1.04%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.04%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.04%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (7.29%) Degree
2 3 (3.13%) HP ASE
3 2 (2.08%) ACCA
3 2 (2.08%) CCNA
3 2 (2.08%) CCNP
3 2 (2.08%) CIMA
3 2 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.08%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.08%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.04%) AAT
4 1 (1.04%) CISM
4 1 (1.04%) CISSP
4 1 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.04%) ISEB
4 1 (1.04%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.17%) GDPR
2 3 (3.13%) QA
3 2 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.04%) COBIT
4 1 (1.04%) COSO
4 1 (1.04%) PMO
4 1 (1.04%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (7.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.21%) Docker
3 4 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.08%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (4.17%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 4 (4.17%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (1.04%) Ansible
2 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.04%) SCCM
2 1 (1.04%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 16 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.42%) Sage
3 8 (8.33%) Oracle
4 5 (5.21%) VMware
5 4 (4.17%) Google
5 4 (4.17%) HP
5 4 (4.17%) Palo Alto
5 4 (4.17%) SAP
6 3 (3.13%) Adobe
6 3 (3.13%) Citrix
6 3 (3.13%) Facebook
6 3 (3.13%) Remedy
6 3 (3.13%) ServiceNow
6 3 (3.13%) Varonis
7 2 (2.08%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.08%) Cisco
7 2 (2.08%) NetApp
7 2 (2.08%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.04%) Apple
8 1 (1.04%) Proofpoint