The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Advertising in contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Advertising over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 49 66
Rank change year-on-year -2 +17  
Contract jobs citing Advertising 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.76% 0.21% 0.34%
As % of the General category 4.30% 0.81% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.42%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £359
% change year-on-year - +4.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £10.50 - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.75 £16.75 £12.50
% change year-on-year -17.91% +34.00%  

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 South Wales with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 93 123 157
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 17.58% 26.00% 26.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 88 129
Median daily rate £400 £364 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.89% +2.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £268 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 5
Median hourly rate £55.41 £21.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +157.69% +72.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.23 £12.85 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £32.25 £18.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Advertising
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

Advertising
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Advertising in South Wales

Advertising
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Advertising in South Wales

Advertising
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +2 3 £400 -5.88% 3
Torfaen - 1 - -
Advertising
Wales

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Advertising.

1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) ERP
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Sage
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) CMS
1 2 (40.00%) Ajax
1 2 (40.00%) WPF
1 2 (40.00%) LINQ
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
1 2 (40.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (40.00%) Sitecore
1 2 (40.00%) Sage X3
2 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (20.00%) Sage 50
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET

Advertising
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 (40.00%) CMS
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Sage X3
2 1 (20.00%) Sage 50
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) ERP Manager
1 2 (40.00%) ERP Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Sitecore Developer
2 1 (20.00%) ICT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Sitecore Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) Ajax
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
1 2 (40.00%) LINQ
1 2 (40.00%) WPF
1 2 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ERP
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Sage
1 2 (40.00%) Sitecore