The first table below looks at the demand for Digital Marketing skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Digital Marketing over the 3 months to 18 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North West 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Marketing
Rank 127 112 132
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +20
Contract jobs citing Digital Marketing 9 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.28% 0.33% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.47% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 3
Average daily rate £285 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +4.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
- +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £19.31 £13.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.31 £17.33 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -53.80%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2259 1696 1940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 71.19% 70.43% 63.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1165 841 965
Average daily rate £375 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £226 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 82 91
Average hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £61.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Digital Marketing
England

Digital Marketing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Digital Marketing across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Digital Marketing Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Digital Marketing
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Digital Marketing Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Digital Marketing
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Digital Marketing Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Digital Marketing
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Marketing within the North West region over the 3 months to 18 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
Manchester -7 8 £285 - 8
Cheshire - - - - 5
Cumbria - - - - 1
Lancashire - - - -
Merseyside - - - - 2
Digital Marketing
England

Digital Marketing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Digital 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 Digital Marketing.

1 14 (100.00%) Marketing
2 5 (35.71%) Social Media
2 5 (35.71%) SAP
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) .NET
3 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (28.57%) Adobe
3 4 (28.57%) DTV
3 4 (28.57%) Analytics
3 4 (28.57%) Electronics
3 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 4 (28.57%) Finance
3 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 4 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 4 (28.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (21.43%) Marketing Management
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
4 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
5 2 (14.29%) Java
5 2 (14.29%) VBScript
5 2 (14.29%) VB
5 2 (14.29%) SSL
5 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 2 (14.29%) DNS
5 2 (14.29%) Interwoven
5 2 (14.29%) Web Development

Digital Marketing
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Digital 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 Digital Marketing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 2 (14.29%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (14.29%) Google Analytics
2 2 (14.29%) SiteCatalyst
2 2 (14.29%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) SSL
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (100.00%) Marketing
2 4 (28.57%) Electronics
2 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Service Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Digital Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Security Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.14%) WCF
2 1 (7.14%) WPF
2 1 (7.14%) Silverlight
2 1 (7.14%) LINQ
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Social Media
2 4 (28.57%) DTV
3 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 2 (14.29%) Web 2.0
4 1 (7.14%) NPfIT
4 1 (7.14%) NHS
4 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
4 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
1 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Analytics
1 4 (28.57%) Programme Management
2 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (21.43%) Marketing Management
3 2 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) E-business
4 1 (7.14%) MVC
4 1 (7.14%) Software Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Pay per click
4 1 (7.14%) SOA
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) VBScript
2 2 (14.29%) VB
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CISSP
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) SAP
2 4 (28.57%) Adobe
3 2 (14.29%) Interwoven
3 2 (14.29%) Google
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle
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