The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Marketing 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 Marketing over the 3 months to 30 July 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 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Marketing
Rank 65 96 90
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -6
Contract jobs citing Marketing 65 36 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.17% 1.33% 1.52%
As % of the General category 6.94% 3.85% 4.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 11 41
Average daily rate
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£395 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.03% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £363 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
- +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £30.62 £41.88 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.87% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £28.75 £19.25
% change year-on-year
-23.47% +49.35%
General Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
936 936 1132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 31.19% 34.58% 35.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 533 435 636
Average daily rate £400 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £494 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 52 51
Average hourly rate £25.00 £16.84 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.45% -23.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.34 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £41.22 £42.82
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -15.09%
Marketing
England

Marketing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Marketing Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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 Marketing across the North West region.

Marketing Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Marketing
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Marketing across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Marketing Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

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 Marketing across the North West region.

Marketing Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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 Marketing within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Manchester +5 27 £395 +23.92% 29
Cheshire +15 19 £333 +15.65% 23
Lancashire -12 6 £413 - 13
Merseyside -1 4 £575 +64.28% 4
Marketing
England

Marketing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 34 (34.69%) Finance
2 20 (20.41%) Digital Marketing
3 18 (18.37%) Adobe
4 16 (16.33%) SAP
5 14 (14.29%) SQL
5 14 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (14.29%) MVC
5 14 (14.29%) Adobe CQ
5 14 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 13 (13.27%) Manufacturing
6 13 (13.27%) Programme Management
7 12 (12.24%) Electronics
7 12 (12.24%) Telecoms
7 12 (12.24%) DTV
7 12 (12.24%) OO
7 12 (12.24%) CRM
7 12 (12.24%) Jenkins
7 12 (12.24%) RESTful
7 12 (12.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 12 (12.24%) Maven
8 11 (11.22%) OSGi
8 11 (11.22%) .NET
8 11 (11.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (11.22%) Microsoft
9 10 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (10.20%) Java
9 10 (10.20%) MS Excel
9 10 (10.20%) Project Management
9 10 (10.20%) DevOps
9 10 (10.20%) Business Analysis

Marketing
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 14 (14.29%) Adobe CQ
2 5 (5.10%) CMS
3 3 (3.06%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.02%) Apache
4 1 (1.02%) SAS
4 1 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.06%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.02%) Maya
3 1 (1.02%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.02%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.02%) SPSS
3 1 (1.02%) CINEMA 4D
3 1 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.02%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 12 (12.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (4.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (4.08%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.02%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.04%) SSL
1 2 (2.04%) DNS
1 2 (2.04%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.16%) MySQL
2 7 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.10%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (5.10%) InterSystems Cache
4 3 (3.06%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.04%) Data Mining
5 2 (2.04%) OLAP
5 2 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.02%) EDMS
6 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.02%) Data Mart
6 1 (1.02%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 12 (12.24%) Jenkins
1 12 (12.24%) Maven
2 7 (7.14%) Subversion
3 5 (5.10%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.06%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 34 (34.69%) Finance
2 13 (13.27%) Manufacturing
3 12 (12.24%) Electronics
3 12 (12.24%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.04%) Games
4 2 (2.04%) Billing
5 1 (1.02%) Advertising
5 1 (1.02%) Banking
5 1 (1.02%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (30.61%) Analyst
2 21 (21.43%) Developer
3 18 (18.37%) Business Analyst
4 14 (14.29%) Architect
5 10 (10.20%) Consultant
6 9 (9.18%) Project Manager
7 8 (8.16%) PHP Developer
8 6 (6.12%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (6.12%) Senior Business Analyst
9 4 (4.08%) Dynamics AX Consultant
9 4 (4.08%) Digital Project Manager
9 4 (4.08%) Front-End Developer
9 4 (4.08%) Functional Consultant
9 4 (4.08%) Communications Manager
10 3 (3.06%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (3.06%) CRM Consultant
10 3 (3.06%) Marketing Manager
10 3 (3.06%) Service Manager
10 3 (3.06%) Pricing Analyst
10 3 (3.06%) Actuary
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 12 (12.24%) RESTful
3 11 (11.22%) OSGi
3 11 (11.22%) .NET
4 9 (9.18%) CSS
4 9 (9.18%) HTML
5 6 (6.12%) LAMP
6 5 (5.10%) XML
6 5 (5.10%) XHTML
6 5 (5.10%) REST
6 5 (5.10%) JSON
6 5 (5.10%) jQuery
7 2 (2.04%) Ext JS
7 2 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (2.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (2.04%) CSS3
7 2 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 2 (2.04%) Razor View Engine
7 2 (2.04%) Regular Expression
7 2 (2.04%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.24%) DTV
2 6 (6.12%) Statistics
3 5 (5.10%) NHS
3 5 (5.10%) Social Media
4 4 (4.08%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.06%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.04%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.04%) Web 2.0
6 2 (2.04%) W3C
7 1 (1.02%) NPfIT
7 1 (1.02%) Social Gaming
7 1 (1.02%) Informatics
7 1 (1.02%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.02%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.02%) Social Network
7 1 (1.02%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.18%) Linux
2 2 (2.04%) Windows
3 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.41%) Digital Marketing
2 14 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (14.29%) MVC
3 13 (13.27%) Programme Management
4 12 (12.24%) OO
4 12 (12.24%) CRM
5 11 (11.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (10.20%) Project Management
6 10 (10.20%) DevOps
6 10 (10.20%) Business Analysis
7 9 (9.18%) E-Commerce
8 7 (7.14%) B2B
9 6 (6.12%) OO PHP
10 5 (5.10%) Web Design
10 5 (5.10%) ITIL
11 4 (4.08%) Data Migration
11 4 (4.08%) Campaign Management
11 4 (4.08%) UML
11 4 (4.08%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.29%) SQL
2 10 (10.20%) Java
3 9 (9.18%) JavaScript
3 9 (9.18%) PHP
4 5 (5.10%) PHP5
5 3 (3.06%) VB
6 2 (2.04%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.04%) VBScript
7 1 (1.02%) C#
7 1 (1.02%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.02%) PowerHouse
7 1 (1.02%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 6 (6.12%) Degree
2 3 (3.06%) ISEB
3 2 (2.04%) ICAEW
3 2 (2.04%) ACCA
3 2 (2.04%) CIPFA
3 2 (2.04%) CIMA
4 1 (1.02%) PMP
4 1 (1.02%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.02%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.10%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.02%) SLA
2 1 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.02%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (18.37%) Adobe
2 16 (16.33%) SAP
3 11 (11.22%) Microsoft
4 7 (7.14%) Oracle
5 2 (2.04%) Sencha
5 2 (2.04%) Interwoven
5 2 (2.04%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.02%) Sony
6 1 (1.02%) Perforce
6 1 (1.02%) Siebel
6 1 (1.02%) iSOFT
6 1 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.02%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.02%) Facebook
Lancaster, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £385 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
North West
People Source Consulting
Rate: £225 - £250 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Bupa Health and Wellbeing
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Volt
Rate: £12.38 per hour
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Volt
Rate: £12.38 per hour
Posted: 7 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Citybase Apartments (Worldview Limited)
Rate: £30,000 - £40,000
Posted: 22 days ago