The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Marketing in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Marketing over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Marketing
Rank 29 33 38
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Contract jobs citing Marketing 50 20 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.95% 4.08% 4.02%
As % of the General category 12.85% 10.42% 8.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 12 21
Average daily rate
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£409 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £235 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £468 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £354 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+18.42% +22.58%
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 Hertfordshire region.

General Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
389 192 456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 46.31% 39.18% 46.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 86 201
Average daily rate £391 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.18% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £233 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 17 16
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.10 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.47% -51.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.00 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £50.00 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £20.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+12.19% -28.07%

Marketing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Marketing Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Marketing
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Marketing Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Marketing
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Marketing across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Marketing Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Marketing
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Marketing Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Marketing
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Marketing across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Marketing Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Marketing
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Marketing within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
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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
Watford +3 9 £420 - 2
Welwyn Garden City - 9 £350 -
Hertford - 3 - -
Hemel Hempstead -9 2 £265 -18.46% 2
Stevenage - 2 £465 -
St Albans -3 1 £425 +0.59% 2
Abbots Langley - - - -
Berkhamsted - - - -
Bishop's Stortford - - - -
Kings Langley - - - -
Rickmansworth - - - - 1
Sawbridgeworth - - - -
Marketing
East of England

Marketing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 26 (32.50%) HTML
2 24 (30.00%) CSS
3 23 (28.75%) JavaScript
4 20 (25.00%) Retail
5 19 (23.75%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (22.50%) Advertising
6 18 (22.50%) E-Commerce
7 16 (20.00%) Finance
7 16 (20.00%) BDD
7 16 (20.00%) User Experience
8 15 (18.75%) TDD
9 14 (17.50%) Photoshop
9 14 (17.50%) HTML5
10 12 (15.00%) SQL
11 11 (13.75%) Java
11 11 (13.75%) Git (software)
11 11 (13.75%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (13.75%) REST
11 11 (13.75%) Spring
12 10 (12.50%) Subversion
12 10 (12.50%) Workflow Management
12 10 (12.50%) Web Development
12 10 (12.50%) Unit Testing
12 10 (12.50%) CSS3
12 10 (12.50%) Ant
12 10 (12.50%) Linux
12 10 (12.50%) Apache
12 10 (12.50%) Internet
12 10 (12.50%) Workflow
13 9 (11.25%) Adobe Illustrator

Marketing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 10 (12.50%) Apache
2 8 (10.00%) CMS
3 6 (7.50%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.00%) lighttpd
4 4 (5.00%) Node.js
4 4 (5.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.25%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.25%) Kentico
5 1 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.25%) IIS
5 1 (1.25%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (17.50%) Photoshop
2 9 (11.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (3.75%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.50%) Acrobat
4 2 (2.50%) MS Excel
4 2 (2.50%) MS Office
5 1 (1.25%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.25%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.25%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.50%) Internet
2 6 (7.50%) Intranet
3 5 (6.25%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 7 (8.75%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.50%) MySQL
3 6 (7.50%) RDBMS
4 4 (5.00%) Couchbase
5 2 (2.50%) Data Mining
5 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.25%) OLAP
6 1 (1.25%) DTS
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 11 (13.75%) Git (software)
2 10 (12.50%) Subversion
2 10 (12.50%) Ant
3 6 (7.50%) JUnit
3 6 (7.50%) Eclipse
3 6 (7.50%) IntelliJ
3 6 (7.50%) Mockito
3 6 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (7.50%) Selenium
3 6 (7.50%) Maven
4 5 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 5 (6.25%) SpecFlow
5 4 (5.00%) Grunt
6 2 (2.50%) Axure RP
7 1 (1.25%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.25%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (1.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 20 (25.00%) Retail
2 18 (22.50%) Advertising
3 16 (20.00%) Finance
4 5 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.25%) Manufacturing
5 4 (5.00%) Legal
6 3 (3.75%) French Language
6 3 (3.75%) Multimedia
7 2 (2.50%) Publishing
7 2 (2.50%) Games
7 2 (2.50%) Electronics
8 1 (1.25%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 26 (32.50%) Developer
2 10 (12.50%) Designer
3 8 (10.00%) Analyst
4 7 (8.75%) Coordinator
5 6 (7.50%) Java Developer
6 5 (6.25%) Front-End Developer
6 5 (6.25%) Web Developer
6 5 (6.25%) Lead Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Digital Designer
8 3 (3.75%) Graphic Designer
8 3 (3.75%) Consultant
8 3 (3.75%) Account Manager
9 2 (2.50%) Change Manager
9 2 (2.50%) .NET Developer
9 2 (2.50%) Project Manager
9 2 (2.50%) Senior User Experience Designer
9 2 (2.50%) Campaign Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (32.50%) HTML
2 24 (30.00%) CSS
3 14 (17.50%) HTML5
4 11 (13.75%) REST
4 11 (13.75%) Spring
5 10 (12.50%) CSS3
6 8 (10.00%) .NET
6 8 (10.00%) Web Services
7 6 (7.50%) XML
7 6 (7.50%) JDBC
7 6 (7.50%) JSP
7 6 (7.50%) SOAP
7 6 (7.50%) WCF
7 6 (7.50%) JSON
7 6 (7.50%) Ajax
8 5 (6.25%) jQuery
9 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET
10 2 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (2.50%) Ember.js
10 2 (2.50%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.00%) User Experience
2 11 (13.75%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.00%) Open Source
4 3 (3.75%) FMCG
4 3 (3.75%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.50%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.50%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.50%) Statistics
6 1 (1.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.25%) Copywriting
6 1 (1.25%) Wiki
6 1 (1.25%) iPhone
6 1 (1.25%) Social Media
6 1 (1.25%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.25%) PMI
6 1 (1.25%) DTV
6 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.25%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.50%) Linux
2 6 (7.50%) UNIX
3 2 (2.50%) Windows
4 1 (1.25%) Android
4 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.75%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (22.50%) E-Commerce
3 16 (20.00%) BDD
4 15 (18.75%) TDD
5 10 (12.50%) Workflow Management
5 10 (12.50%) Web Development
5 10 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 10 (12.50%) Workflow
6 8 (10.00%) MVC
7 7 (8.75%) Scrum
7 7 (8.75%) Web Design
8 6 (7.50%) OO
8 6 (7.50%) Analytics
8 6 (7.50%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (7.50%) Waterfall
8 6 (7.50%) Performance Testing
9 5 (6.25%) Automated Testing
9 5 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (28.75%) JavaScript
2 12 (15.00%) SQL
3 11 (13.75%) Java
4 8 (10.00%) C#
5 2 (2.50%) PHP
5 2 (2.50%) VB
5 2 (2.50%) Ruby
6 1 (1.25%) R
6 1 (1.25%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.25%) VBA
6 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.25%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.25%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (7.50%) Degree
2 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.25%) HND
3 1 (1.25%) PMP
3 1 (1.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) SLA
2 2 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (6.25%) IBM
2 4 (5.00%) Adobe
3 3 (3.75%) Endeca
3 3 (3.75%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.25%) Unica
5 1 (1.25%) Google
5 1 (1.25%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.25%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.25%) Appcelerator
5 1 (1.25%) SAP
5 1 (1.25%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle
5 1 (1.25%) Primavera
5 1 (1.25%) SolidWorks