Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 300 258 239
Rank change year-on-year -42 -19 +32
Contract jobs citing Advertising 62 123 135
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.44% 0.75% 0.82%
As % of the General category 1.25% 2.18% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 91 96
South East median daily rate £450 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £225 £215
90th Percentile £584 £575 £569
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
South East median hourly rate - £15.50 £14.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +9.42% -21.31%
England median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year +22.86% -9.09% +4.05%

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 4,959 5,638 6,312
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 34.85% 34.37% 38.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,687 3,248 3,478
South East median daily rate £450 £433 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.05% +2.98% +5.00%
10th Percentile £263 £258 £248
90th Percentile £625 £588 £570
England median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 204 178 255
South East median hourly rate £25.58 £25.06 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.06% +25.30% +1.99%
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.71 £11.60
90th Percentile £49.68 £53.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £22.50 £22.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year +0.36% -0.36% +9.76%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +23 31 £475 +4.11% 14
Thames Valley -8 12 £416 +7.42% 22
Hampshire -9 7 £416 +4.06% 5
Berkshire -16 7 £438 +12.90% 10
West Sussex +20 5 £463 -4.74%
Buckinghamshire +15 4 £408 -14.21% 7
Kent -17 4 £563 +40.63% 9
East Sussex +1 2 £350 +27.27% 3
Oxfordshire - 1 £280 - 5
Advertising
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 15 (24.19%) Microsoft
1 15 (24.19%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (20.97%) Windows
3 10 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (12.90%) Active Directory
4 8 (12.90%) Finance
5 7 (11.29%) ITIL
5 7 (11.29%) Windows Server
6 6 (9.68%) PRINCE2
6 6 (9.68%) SQL
6 6 (9.68%) Scrum
6 6 (9.68%) Migration
7 5 (8.06%) Firewall
7 5 (8.06%) Data Security
7 5 (8.06%) JavaScript
7 5 (8.06%) Project Planning
8 4 (6.45%) PowerShell
8 4 (6.45%) Azure
8 4 (6.45%) AWS
8 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (6.45%) .NET
8 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Office
8 4 (6.45%) ERP
8 4 (6.45%) Cisco
8 4 (6.45%) ITSM
8 4 (6.45%) VMware
9 3 (4.84%) Retail
9 3 (4.84%) Internet
9 3 (4.84%) HP
9 3 (4.84%) Sage

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 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.61%) CMS
2 1 (1.61%) ColdFusion
2 1 (1.61%) Confluence
2 1 (1.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.23%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (3.23%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.61%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.61%) Sage X3
2 1 (1.61%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.61%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.61%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.61%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) AWS
1 4 (6.45%) Azure
2 3 (4.84%) Akamai
2 3 (4.84%) IaaS
2 3 (4.84%) Office 365
3 2 (3.23%) PaaS
4 1 (1.61%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.61%) Power Platform
4 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.06%) Firewall
2 3 (4.84%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (4.84%) Internet
2 3 (4.84%) VPN
3 2 (3.23%) VoIP
4 1 (1.61%) DNS
4 1 (1.61%) ISDN
4 1 (1.61%) LAN
4 1 (1.61%) Network Security
4 1 (1.61%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.61%) MySQL
2 1 (1.61%) Power BI
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.61%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.61%) IntelliJ
2 1 (1.61%) JIRA
2 1 (1.61%) JUnit
2 1 (1.61%) SonarQube
General
1 8 (12.90%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) Marketing
2 3 (4.84%) Retail
3 2 (3.23%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.61%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (25.81%) Analyst
2 9 (14.52%) Project Manager
3 7 (11.29%) Consultant
3 7 (11.29%) Developer
4 6 (9.68%) Business Analyst
4 6 (9.68%) Security Engineer
4 6 (9.68%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (6.45%) Architect
5 4 (6.45%) Security Analyst
5 4 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Firewall Consultant
6 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (4.84%) Network Consultant
6 3 (4.84%) Network Security Consultant
6 3 (4.84%) Security Consultant
6 3 (4.84%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Senior Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) .NET
2 3 (4.84%) CSS
2 3 (4.84%) HTML
3 2 (3.23%) JSON
4 1 (1.61%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.61%) Ajax
4 1 (1.61%) Express
4 1 (1.61%) jQuery
4 1 (1.61%) Node.js
4 1 (1.61%) React
4 1 (1.61%) React Native
4 1 (1.61%) Redux
4 1 (1.61%) RESTful
4 1 (1.61%) Sass
4 1 (1.61%) SOAP
4 1 (1.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.61%) Web Services
4 1 (1.61%) XML
4 1 (1.61%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (3.23%) Blackberry
1 2 (3.23%) CMDB
1 2 (3.23%) Data Centre
1 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
1 2 (3.23%) Social Media
2 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (1.61%) NHS
2 1 (1.61%) PKI
2 1 (1.61%) Public Cloud
2 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.97%) Windows
2 7 (11.29%) Windows Server
3 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.84%) Windows 10
4 3 (4.84%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.23%) Android
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (24.19%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (11.29%) ITIL
4 6 (9.68%) Migration
4 6 (9.68%) PRINCE2
4 6 (9.68%) Scrum
5 5 (8.06%) Data Security
5 5 (8.06%) Project Planning
6 4 (6.45%) ERP
6 4 (6.45%) ITSM
7 3 (4.84%) Data Migration
7 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 3 (4.84%) ITIL V3
7 3 (4.84%) OWASP
7 3 (4.84%) Project Delivery
8 2 (3.23%) Data Loss Prevention
8 2 (3.23%) DevOps
8 2 (3.23%) Front End Development
8 2 (3.23%) Marketing Automation
8 2 (3.23%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.68%) SQL
2 5 (8.06%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.45%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.23%) C
4 2 (3.23%) Java
5 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.23%) CCNP
2 2 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.23%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) CIPD
3 1 (1.61%) CISSP
3 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 8 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.23%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.61%) Citrix Hypervisor
3 1 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) SCCM
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.61%) Ansible
3 1 (1.61%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (1.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (24.19%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.45%) Cisco
2 4 (6.45%) VMware
3 3 (4.84%) Barracuda Networks
3 3 (4.84%) F5
3 3 (4.84%) HP
3 3 (4.84%) Palo Alto
3 3 (4.84%) Sage
4 2 (3.23%) Apple
4 2 (3.23%) BMC
4 2 (3.23%) Citrix
4 2 (3.23%) CyberArk
4 2 (3.23%) Remedy
4 2 (3.23%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.61%) Adobe
5 1 (1.61%) Cognos
5 1 (1.61%) Google
5 1 (1.61%) SAP