The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Advertising in contract job vacancies advertised in Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Advertising over the 3 months to 30 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 / Wales
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 66 63
Rank change year-on-year +8 -3  
Contract jobs citing Advertising 5 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.70% 0.76% 0.14%
As % of the General category 2.87% 2.76% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 1
Median daily rate £400 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -22.22%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £363 £355
% change year-on-year +8.96% +2.11%  
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 Wales with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 174 181 179
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 24.40% 27.68% 24.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 128 98
Median daily rate £388 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £289 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 8
Median hourly rate £20.00 £29.50 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.20% +35.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £13.40 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.78 £66.50 £34.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -10.56% +25.00%  

Advertising
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Wales

Advertising
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Advertising in Wales

Advertising
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Advertising in Wales

Advertising
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
South Wales +14 2 £450 +16.12% 2
West Wales - 1 £350 - 1
Advertising
UK

For the 6 months to 30 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 Wales region with a requirement for Advertising.

1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (30.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (30.00%) ERP
4 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (25.00%) Sage
4 5 (25.00%) SQL
5 4 (20.00%) MVC
5 4 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (20.00%) C#
5 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (20.00%) ETL
6 3 (15.00%) Sage X3
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (15.00%) LINQ
6 3 (15.00%) Open Source
6 3 (15.00%) .NET
6 3 (15.00%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (15.00%) Migration
6 3 (15.00%) Finance
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (10.00%) Maven
7 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
7 2 (10.00%) Web Services
7 2 (10.00%) Ant
7 2 (10.00%) ClearQuest
7 2 (10.00%) SSL

Advertising
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 6 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) Apache
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.00%) CMS
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (5.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Sage X3
2 2 (10.00%) Sage 200
3 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (5.00%) Sage 50
3 1 (5.00%) Sage BI
3 1 (5.00%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (15.00%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Ant
1 2 (10.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (10.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (10.00%) ClearQuest
1 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (10.00%) Maven
1 2 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) DBA
3 2 (10.00%) ERP Manager
3 2 (10.00%) ERP Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (10.00%) SQL DBA
4 1 (5.00%) Build and Release Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Build Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Configuration Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) CRM Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Sitecore Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Software Build Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Software Configuration Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
1 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (15.00%) LINQ
2 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (10.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) Ajax
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) jQuery
3 1 (5.00%) WPF
3 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) ERP
2 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (20.00%) ETL
3 4 (20.00%) MVC
4 3 (15.00%) Migration
4 3 (15.00%) Open Source
5 2 (10.00%) Data Integration
5 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) CRM
6 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.00%) Requirements Engineering
6 1 (5.00%) SDLC
6 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) C#
2 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (10.00%) Perl
3 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Ansible
1 1 (5.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Sage
3 2 (10.00%) Atlassian
3 2 (10.00%) Sonatype
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) SAP
4 1 (5.00%) Sitecore