The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Marketing in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester 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 Leicester 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 31 20 12
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -8
Contract jobs citing Marketing 7 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 3.45% 1.68% 8.11%
As % of the General category 15.56% 7.69% 24.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 4
Average daily rate £300 - £155
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 - £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 - £222
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £339
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.33 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+24.09% +0.43%
General Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
45 26 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 22.17% 21.85% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 8 17
Average daily rate £300 £438 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% +45.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £272 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £550 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -23.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Marketing
Leicestershire

Marketing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Marketing Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Marketing
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Marketing Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

Marketing
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Marketing Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

Marketing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) SAP
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (50.00%) DTV
3 5 (50.00%) Electronics
3 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 5 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 5 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (30.00%) OLAP
5 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
5 3 (30.00%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (30.00%) Change Management
5 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (30.00%) MDX
5 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (20.00%) Magento
6 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS

Marketing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (30.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (20.00%) Magento
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (30.00%) OLAP
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 5 (50.00%) Electronics
2 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Junior
2 2 (20.00%) Junior Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Server Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) DBA
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) MDX
2 2 (20.00%) Zend Framework
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) DTV
2 1 (10.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 5 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Change Management
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) ETL
3 2 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) SAP
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) JD Edwards
3 2 (20.00%) Zend
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle