Period
to 23 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Advertising in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Advertising over the 6 months to 23 July 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
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 275 296 294
Rank change year-on-year +21 -2 -44
Contract jobs citing Advertising 875 922 897
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.92% 0.84% 0.79%
As % of the General category 2.35% 2.26% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 646 723 672
UK median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £231 £213 £238
90th Percentile £575 £563 £587
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £360 £351
% change year-on-year +7.64% +2.71% -6.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 23 19
UK median hourly rate £15.98 £17.00 £22.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.99% -23.95% +6.45%
10th Percentile £11.13 £12.70 £10.00
90th Percentile £29.01 £30.92 £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -28.57%

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 with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 37168 40806 44419
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 39.08% 37.08% 39.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 24319 26947 27947
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £280 £263 £263
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.56% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 887 961 1094
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +9.51% +1.47%
10th Percentile £11.33 £11.25 £10.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £49.19 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -7.27% +10.00% -

Advertising
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Advertising as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Advertising in the UK

Advertising
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Advertising in the UK

Advertising
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Advertising over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Advertising in the UK

Advertising
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Advertising in the UK

Advertising
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Advertising over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Advertising in the UK

Advertising
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Advertising within the UK over the 6 months to 23 July 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
England +28 854 £420 +5.00% 514
London +19 515 £425 - 188
UK excluding London +28 356 £388 +7.64% 340
South East +46 123 £350 - 104
North of England +25 70 £413 +10.00% 95
Midlands +18 70 £425 +13.33% 58
West Midlands +31 48 £400 - 32
East of England -26 42 £388 +3.33% 27
South West +4 33 £350 - 34
North West +19 28 £425 +21.43% 59
Yorkshire +19 28 £400 +6.67% 25
East Midlands -15 22 £458 +22.00% 25
North East +53 14 £400 +14.29% 11
Wales +10 11 £363 +7.41% 3
Scotland +24 5 £350 +3.70% 19
Northern Ireland -45 4 £265 -24.29%

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 with a requirement for Advertising.

1 303 (34.63%) Microsoft
2 161 (18.40%) Finance
3 152 (17.37%) .NET
3 152 (17.37%) Agile Software Development
4 143 (16.34%) JavaScript
4 143 (16.34%) Marketing
5 131 (14.97%) HTML
6 127 (14.51%) C#
6 127 (14.51%) SQL
7 104 (11.89%) CSS
8 97 (11.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 96 (10.97%) SQL Server
10 84 (9.60%) CRM
11 77 (8.80%) SharePoint
12 72 (8.23%) Project Management
13 71 (8.11%) MVC
14 70 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
15 69 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
16 68 (7.77%) ERP
17 64 (7.31%) ASP.NET
18 60 (6.86%) Java
19 57 (6.51%) Migration
20 53 (6.06%) AngularJS
21 51 (5.83%) Analytics
21 51 (5.83%) jQuery
22 50 (5.71%) Retail
22 50 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
22 50 (5.71%) Office 365
23 49 (5.60%) Windows
23 49 (5.60%) Business Intelligence

Advertising
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 77 (8.80%) SharePoint
2 34 (3.89%) CMS
3 33 (3.77%) SharePoint 2013
4 12 (1.37%) Sitecore CMS
5 11 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
6 10 (1.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 9 (1.03%) MS Exchange
8 8 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (0.91%) SAS
9 7 (0.80%) Confluence
9 7 (0.80%) EPiServer
9 7 (0.80%) Skype for Business
10 5 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (0.57%) Umbraco
10 5 (0.57%) WebLogic
10 5 (0.57%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.57%) WordPress
11 4 (0.46%) Apache Solr
11 4 (0.46%) Apache Spark
11 4 (0.46%) IIS
Applications
1 50 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
2 40 (4.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 17 (1.94%) Microsoft Project
5 12 (1.37%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.69%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.46%) InDesign
7 4 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.34%) ZBrush
9 2 (0.23%) 3ds Max
9 2 (0.23%) CINEMA 4D
9 2 (0.23%) InVision
10 1 (0.11%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.11%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 70 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (2.06%) Dynamics AX
3 16 (1.83%) NetSuite
3 16 (1.83%) Sage 200
3 16 (1.83%) SAP Business One
4 12 (1.37%) Sage 50
4 12 (1.37%) Unit4 Business World
5 11 (1.26%) Dynamics NAV
5 11 (1.26%) Sage X3
6 7 (0.80%) Magento
7 6 (0.69%) Eloqua
7 6 (0.69%) JDE OneWorld
8 4 (0.46%) Maximo
8 4 (0.46%) SAP CO
8 4 (0.46%) SAP FI
8 4 (0.46%) SAP FI/CO
9 3 (0.34%) Infor M3
9 3 (0.34%) OpenText VIM for SAP
10 2 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
10 2 (0.23%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 50 (5.71%) Office 365
2 39 (4.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (2.51%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (2.40%) IaaS
5 19 (2.17%) Dynamics 365
6 14 (1.60%) Azure Active Directory
6 14 (1.60%) Google Analytics
7 13 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (1.14%) SaaS
9 8 (0.91%) AdWords
10 7 (0.80%) PaaS
11 5 (0.57%) GitHub
12 4 (0.46%) Adobe Analytics
13 3 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 2 (0.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 2 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
14 2 (0.23%) Amazon SQS
14 2 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
14 2 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
14 2 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.17%) Internet
2 11 (1.26%) HTTP
3 10 (1.14%) Intranet
4 8 (0.91%) VPN
5 7 (0.80%) Skype
6 6 (0.69%) LAN
6 6 (0.69%) WAN
7 5 (0.57%) DNS
7 5 (0.57%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.46%) VoIP
9 3 (0.34%) DHCP
10 2 (0.23%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (0.23%) Extranet
10 2 (0.23%) Firewall
10 2 (0.23%) Network Security
10 2 (0.23%) SSL
10 2 (0.23%) Wireless
11 1 (0.11%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.11%) VPLS
11 1 (0.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (10.97%) SQL Server
2 43 (4.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 37 (4.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 21 (2.40%) Big Data
5 21 (2.40%) NoSQL
6 16 (1.83%) MongoDB
6 16 (1.83%) MySQL
7 13 (1.49%) Couchbase
8 12 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (1.14%) Power BI
9 10 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
10 9 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
11 8 (0.91%) QlikView
12 7 (0.80%) SQL Server 2016
13 6 (0.69%) Redis
13 6 (0.69%) Relational Database
14 5 (0.57%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 28 (3.20%) Visual Studio
2 18 (2.06%) Git (software)
2 18 (2.06%) Selenium
3 16 (1.83%) JIRA
4 14 (1.60%) JUnit
5 13 (1.49%) Cucumber
6 12 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (1.26%) TestNG
8 7 (0.80%) Jenkins
8 7 (0.80%) WebDriver
9 5 (0.57%) Bower
9 5 (0.57%) gulp
9 5 (0.57%) Mocha
9 5 (0.57%) Mockito
10 4 (0.46%) Ant
10 4 (0.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (0.46%) Karma Test Runner
10 4 (0.46%) Protractor
10 4 (0.46%) Sinon.JS
10 4 (0.46%) TeamCity
General
1 161 (18.40%) Finance
2 143 (16.34%) Marketing
3 50 (5.71%) Retail
4 32 (3.66%) Banking
5 31 (3.54%) Manufacturing
6 29 (3.31%) Telecoms
7 18 (2.06%) Automotive
8 17 (1.94%) Games
9 16 (1.83%) Front Office
10 13 (1.49%) Legal
11 12 (1.37%) Investment Banking
11 12 (1.37%) Publishing
12 7 (0.80%) French Language
13 6 (0.69%) Retail Banking
14 5 (0.57%) Back Office
14 5 (0.57%) Electronics
15 3 (0.34%) Billing
15 3 (0.34%) Multimedia
16 2 (0.23%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.23%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 261 (29.83%) Developer
2 140 (16.00%) Analyst
3 84 (9.60%) Project Manager
4 75 (8.57%) Business Analyst
5 70 (8.00%) Consultant
6 51 (5.83%) .NET Developer
7 36 (4.11%) Architect
8 32 (3.66%) SharePoint Developer
9 26 (2.97%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 26 (2.97%) Java Developer
9 26 (2.97%) Microsoft Developer
10 23 (2.63%) CRM Developer
10 23 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM Developer
11 18 (2.06%) Junior
11 18 (2.06%) Senior Developer
11 18 (2.06%) Support Analyst
12 17 (1.94%) Administrator
13 15 (1.71%) Azure Architect
13 15 (1.71%) Programme Manager
14 14 (1.60%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (17.37%) .NET
2 131 (14.97%) HTML
3 104 (11.89%) CSS
4 64 (7.31%) ASP.NET
5 53 (6.06%) AngularJS
6 51 (5.83%) jQuery
7 36 (4.11%) HTML5
7 36 (4.11%) XML
8 28 (3.20%) ASP.NET MVC
9 26 (2.97%) Node.js
9 26 (2.97%) Web Services
10 23 (2.63%) COM
11 22 (2.51%) CSS3
11 22 (2.51%) Spring
12 21 (2.40%) React
13 19 (2.17%) Ajax
14 17 (1.94%) JSON
15 15 (1.71%) LINQ
16 14 (1.60%) Spring MVC
16 14 (1.60%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 69 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (3.77%) User Experience
3 32 (3.66%) Social Media
4 27 (3.09%) Greenfield Project
5 16 (1.83%) Mobile App
6 10 (1.14%) Computer Science
7 9 (1.03%) FMCG
8 8 (0.91%) Blog
8 8 (0.91%) Digital Media
9 7 (0.80%) Fintech
10 6 (0.69%) Client/Server
10 6 (0.69%) Data Structures
10 6 (0.69%) Management Information System
11 5 (0.57%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.46%) Cloud Native
12 4 (0.46%) Clustering
12 4 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.46%) Photography
12 4 (0.46%) Replication
13 3 (0.34%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 49 (5.60%) Windows
2 20 (2.29%) Linux
3 18 (2.06%) Windows 10
4 15 (1.71%) Android
5 12 (1.37%) Windows Server
6 11 (1.26%) Unix
7 10 (1.14%) Apple iOS
8 8 (0.91%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.57%) Windows 8
9 5 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.34%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.34%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.23%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.23%) zOS
13 1 (0.11%) VMS
13 1 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (17.37%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (11.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 84 (9.60%) CRM
4 72 (8.23%) Project Management
5 71 (8.11%) MVC
6 68 (7.77%) ERP
7 57 (6.51%) Migration
8 51 (5.83%) Analytics
9 49 (5.60%) Business Intelligence
10 47 (5.37%) Scrum
10 47 (5.37%) TDD
11 43 (4.91%) Web Development
12 39 (4.46%) Business Analysis
12 39 (4.46%) PRINCE2
13 33 (3.77%) Digital Marketing
14 31 (3.54%) Front End Development
14 31 (3.54%) ITIL
15 29 (3.31%) Waterfall
16 28 (3.20%) SEO
17 25 (2.86%) OO
Programming Languages
1 143 (16.34%) JavaScript
2 127 (14.51%) C#
2 127 (14.51%) SQL
3 60 (6.86%) Java
4 27 (3.09%) T-SQL
5 21 (2.40%) PHP
6 14 (1.60%) C++
7 12 (1.37%) PowerShell
8 11 (1.26%) VB.NET
9 10 (1.14%) Python
10 8 (0.91%) C
11 6 (0.69%) Scala
12 5 (0.57%) Objective-C
13 3 (0.34%) R
13 3 (0.34%) X++
14 2 (0.23%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 2 (0.23%) JCL
14 2 (0.23%) VB
15 1 (0.11%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.11%) XAML
Qualifications
1 40 (4.57%) Degree
2 14 (1.60%) PMP
3 10 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (1.03%) PMI Certification
5 8 (0.91%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (0.69%) Security Cleared
7 5 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.46%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.34%) ISEB
9 3 (0.34%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.34%) OCPJP
10 2 (0.23%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.11%) CISSP
11 1 (0.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.11%) MBA
11 1 (0.11%) Numerate Degree
11 1 (0.11%) PhD
11 1 (0.11%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (1.94%) PMO
2 15 (1.71%) QA
3 7 (0.80%) MiFID
4 6 (0.69%) SLA
5 3 (0.34%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.23%) EMIR
7 1 (0.11%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.11%) Basel III
7 1 (0.11%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.11%) FATCA
7 1 (0.11%) GDPR
7 1 (0.11%) IFRS
System Software
1 41 (4.69%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (0.34%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.23%) BitLocker
4 2 (0.23%) Firmware
4 2 (0.23%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (0.11%) Docker
5 1 (0.11%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (1.60%) SCCM
2 10 (1.14%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (0.34%) Marathon
3 3 (0.34%) Mesos
4 2 (0.23%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.23%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.23%) Terraform
5 1 (0.11%) Dollar Universe
5 1 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.11%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.11%) Puppet
5 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 303 (34.63%) Microsoft
2 32 (3.66%) SAP
3 31 (3.54%) Sage
4 30 (3.43%) Oracle
5 27 (3.09%) Google
6 21 (2.40%) Adobe
7 19 (2.17%) Sitecore
8 13 (1.49%) Epicor
9 11 (1.26%) IBM
9 11 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
10 10 (1.14%) Tableau
10 10 (1.14%) VMware
11 9 (1.03%) Rackspace
12 7 (0.80%) Cisco
13 6 (0.69%) Marketo
13 6 (0.69%) ServiceNow
13 6 (0.69%) Yardi
14 5 (0.57%) Facebook
14 5 (0.57%) Infor
15 4 (0.46%) Red Hat
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