The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Marketing in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Marketing over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Marketing
Rank 47 19 40
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +21
Contract jobs citing Marketing 5 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.97% 6.04% 0.63%
As % of the General category 2.58% 18.39% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £288 £700
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -58.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.62 £28.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-24.81% +64.28%
Marketing
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

General Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
194 87 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 37.82% 32.83% 35.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 42 66
Average daily rate £439 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.35% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £610 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 4
Average hourly rate £19.50 £12.50 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.00% -62.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £12.01 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.80 £42.50 £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%

Marketing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Marketing across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Marketing Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Marketing
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Marketing across the Bedfordshire region.

Marketing Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Marketing
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Marketing across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Marketing Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Marketing
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Marketing across the Bedfordshire region.

Marketing Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Marketing
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Marketing within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -21 4 £300 -20.00% 11
Bedford - - - - 4
Dunstable - - - -
Marketing
East of England

Marketing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Marketing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Marketing.

1 5 (38.46%) Mobile App
2 4 (30.77%) CRM
2 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (30.77%) Retail
3 3 (23.08%) Google
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Adobe
3 3 (23.08%) Change Management
3 3 (23.08%) Google Analytics
3 3 (23.08%) SiteCatalyst
3 3 (23.08%) Analytics
4 2 (15.38%) Email Marketing
4 2 (15.38%) Web Analytics
4 2 (15.38%) Responsys
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle
5 1 (7.69%) MS Project
5 1 (7.69%) SAP
5 1 (7.69%) CSS
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.69%) Apache
5 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
5 1 (7.69%) HTML
5 1 (7.69%) PHP
5 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) .NET
5 1 (7.69%) MySQL
5 1 (7.69%) MS Visio

Marketing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Marketing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Marketing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) SugarCRM
1 1 (7.69%) WordPress
1 1 (7.69%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Project
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
1 1 (7.69%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Google Analytics
1 3 (23.08%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Responsys
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Axure RP
General
1 4 (30.77%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Project Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Communications Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing Executive
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience Designer
2 1 (7.69%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) LAMP
1 1 (7.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) CRM
1 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Change Management
2 3 (23.08%) Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) Email Marketing
3 2 (15.38%) Web Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) ETL
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) Data Management
4 1 (7.69%) Web Design
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.69%) Information Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.69%) Campaign Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) PHP
1 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Google
1 3 (23.08%) Adobe
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Unica
3 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (7.69%) Neolane
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