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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Marketing
Rank 33 36 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Contract jobs citing Marketing 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 0.84% 0.47% 0.71%
As % of the General category 2.27% 2.00% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£335 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +15.06%
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
88 50 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 36.97% 23.36% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 12 14
Average daily rate £388 £350 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £305 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £395 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 22 12
Average hourly rate £14.00 £35.00 £44.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% -22.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -3.84%

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 26 May 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%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management
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%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Copywriting
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) Flash
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce

Marketing
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (33.33%) Fireworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
1 1 (33.33%) Copywriting
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) SEO
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe