The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Marketing in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside 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 Merseyside 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 23 30 33
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Contract jobs citing Marketing 4 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.19% 1.88% 1.45%
As % of the General category 9.30% 8.70% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Average daily rate £425 £250 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £339
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.33 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+24.09% +0.43%
General Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
43 46 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 23.50% 21.60% 31.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 27 42
Average daily rate £425 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.92% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £125 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £409 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 14
Average hourly rate £13.50 £11.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.39% -23.33%
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 Merseyside

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

Marketing Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Marketing
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Marketing Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Marketing
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Marketing Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Marketing
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Marketing within the Merseyside 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
Birkenhead - - - -
Liverpool - - - - 3
Marketing
North West

Marketing
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) FMCG
3 1 (16.67%) Social Media
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
3 1 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) NHS
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) IPTV
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management

Marketing
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

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

Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Dynamics AX
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Functional Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Dynamics AX Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Insurance Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) NHS
1 1 (16.67%) IPTV
1 1 (16.67%) FMCG
1 1 (16.67%) Social Media
1 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) UML
1 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft