The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Marketing in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Marketing over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Lancashire region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Marketing
Rank 50 24 29
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +5
Contract jobs citing Marketing 1 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.24% 1.99% 2.61%
As % of the General category 1.06% 8.16% 10.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 5
Average daily rate £145 £300 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.66% -28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £339
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.33 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+24.09% +0.43%
General Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
94 49 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 22.49% 24.38% 24.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 19 30
Average daily rate £415 £310 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.87% -18.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £750 £452
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 3
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Marketing
North West

Marketing
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Marketing Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Marketing
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Marketing Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Marketing
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Marketing Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Marketing
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Marketing within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Accrington - - - -
Blackburn - - - - 1
Burnley - - - - 1
Chorley - - - -
Darwen - - - -
Lancaster - - - -
Preston - - - -
Marketing
North West

Marketing
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (50.00%) Process Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Social Network
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Business Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement

Marketing
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Project Support Officer
1 1 (50.00%) Business Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Project Officer
1 1 (50.00%) Business Process Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (50.00%) Process Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Business Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement