The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Marketing in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Marketing over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Marketing
Rank 28 12 30
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +18
Contract jobs citing Marketing 1 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 0.68% 7.91% 0.58%
As % of the General category 1.96% 23.40% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £21.62 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+52.67% +0.53%
Marketing
Cheshire

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

General Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
51 47 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 34.69% 33.81% 39.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 16 26
Average daily rate £373 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.16% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 15
Average hourly rate £14.00 £24.50 £31.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% -22.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.83 £22.50 £22.47
% change year-on-year
+14.80% +0.15%

Marketing
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Marketing Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Marketing
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Marketing Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Marketing
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Marketing Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Marketing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 2 (66.67%) Time Management
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Copywriting
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) Flash
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) Fireworks
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Back Office
2 1 (33.33%) SEO
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow

Marketing
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (33.33%) Fireworks
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Communications Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Communications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Copywriting
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) SEO
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe