The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Marketing in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Marketing over the 3 months to 25 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 South 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Marketing
Rank 66 70 74
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs citing Marketing 79 45 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.59% 2.10% 1.88%
As % of the General category 7.71% 5.93% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 34 43
Average daily rate
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£325 £370 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% -11.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £251 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £464 £472
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £330
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +9.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £33.50 £42.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.17% +6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +37.50%
General Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1024 759 1318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 33.63% 35.35% 43.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 685 502 916
Average daily rate £385 £388 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £500 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 25 62
Average hourly rate £33.00 £17.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+91.30% -50.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £12.75 £19.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £42.50 £46.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
Marketing
England

Marketing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Marketing Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Marketing
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Marketing Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Marketing
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Marketing across the South West region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Marketing Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Marketing
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Marketing Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Marketing
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 25 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Bristol -13 30 £350 -9.67% 19
Gloucestershire 0 16 £300 -2.43% 6
Wiltshire 0 16 £300 -20.00% 5
Somerset -17 5 £310 +6.89% 12
Dorset +7 3 £250 -9.09% 9
Devon -11 2 £250 -18.36% 8
Cornwall - - - -
Marketing
England

Marketing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 90 (60.00%) Finance
2 57 (38.00%) Digital Marketing
3 48 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
4 47 (31.33%) Telecoms
5 46 (30.67%) SAP
6 44 (29.33%) SQL
6 44 (29.33%) Electronics
6 44 (29.33%) Manufacturing
6 44 (29.33%) DTV
6 44 (29.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 44 (29.33%) Programme Management
7 25 (16.67%) Project Management
7 25 (16.67%) Analytics
8 24 (16.00%) .NET
8 24 (16.00%) Degree
9 23 (15.33%) SQL Server
10 22 (14.67%) Web Services
11 21 (14.00%) Java
12 20 (13.33%) HTML
13 19 (12.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 18 (12.00%) JavaScript
14 18 (12.00%) CSS
15 17 (11.33%) C#
15 17 (11.33%) jQuery
16 16 (10.67%) SEO
16 16 (10.67%) Linux
17 15 (10.00%) Scrum
18 14 (9.33%) TDD
18 14 (9.33%) Retail
18 14 (9.33%) Google

Marketing
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 13 (8.67%) SAS
2 9 (6.00%) CMS
3 7 (4.67%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.00%) IIS
5 4 (2.67%) Mule
6 2 (1.33%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.67%) Lync
7 1 (0.67%) Node.js
7 1 (0.67%) Apache
7 1 (0.67%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.67%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (2.67%) SPSS
3 3 (2.00%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.33%) MS Project
4 2 (1.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 44 (29.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 14 (9.33%) Google Analytics
3 10 (6.67%) WebTrends
4 5 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.67%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.00%) SaaS
2 3 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.67%) Office 365
3 1 (0.67%) CheetahMail
3 1 (0.67%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.67%) SMS
1 1 (0.67%) DHCP
1 1 (0.67%) HTTP
1 1 (0.67%) DNS
1 1 (0.67%) Internet
1 1 (0.67%) SMPP
1 1 (0.67%) Firewall
1 1 (0.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.33%) SQL Server
2 19 (12.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (6.00%) Data Mining
4 5 (3.33%) MySQL
4 5 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (2.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.33%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.67%) SAS Enterprise Miner
8 1 (0.67%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.67%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.67%) Informix
8 1 (0.67%) MS Access
8 1 (0.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (4.00%) Maven
1 6 (4.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.67%) JUnit
2 4 (2.67%) Cucumber
3 3 (2.00%) WebDriver
3 3 (2.00%) Selenium
4 2 (1.33%) JIRA
4 2 (1.33%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (1.33%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.67%) Hudson
5 1 (0.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.67%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.67%) WATIR
5 1 (0.67%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.67%) LSMW
General
1 90 (60.00%) Finance
2 47 (31.33%) Telecoms
3 44 (29.33%) Manufacturing
3 44 (29.33%) Electronics
4 14 (9.33%) Retail
5 12 (8.00%) Banking
6 4 (2.67%) Retail Banking
6 4 (2.67%) Legal
7 3 (2.00%) Automotive
8 2 (1.33%) Back Office
8 2 (1.33%) Advertising
8 2 (1.33%) Wholesale Banking
9 1 (0.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 43 (28.67%) Developer
2 17 (11.33%) Analyst
2 17 (11.33%) Project Manager
3 15 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 11 (7.33%) SQL Developer
5 9 (6.00%) .NET Developer
6 8 (5.33%) Architect
6 8 (5.33%) Designer
7 7 (4.67%) Consultant
7 7 (4.67%) C# Developer
7 7 (4.67%) SQL Server Developer
8 6 (4.00%) Web Designer
8 6 (4.00%) Marketing Manager
8 6 (4.00%) Data Analyst
9 5 (3.33%) CRM Consultant
9 5 (3.33%) Data Manager
9 5 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (3.33%) PPC Manager
9 5 (3.33%) PPC Analyst
9 5 (3.33%) PPC Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (16.00%) .NET
2 22 (14.67%) Web Services
3 20 (13.33%) HTML
4 18 (12.00%) CSS
5 17 (11.33%) jQuery
6 13 (8.67%) ASP.NET
7 12 (8.00%) RESTful
7 12 (8.00%) Spring
8 11 (7.33%) SOAP
9 10 (6.67%) J2EE
10 9 (6.00%) XML
11 8 (5.33%) JSON
11 8 (5.33%) REST
12 7 (4.67%) Hibernate
12 7 (4.67%) HTML5
13 6 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (3.33%) Java EE
15 4 (2.67%) JMS
15 4 (2.67%) Middleware
16 3 (2.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (29.33%) DTV
2 14 (9.33%) Digital Media
3 8 (5.33%) Social Media
4 5 (3.33%) NHS
5 4 (2.67%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.33%) Replication
6 2 (1.33%) IPTV
6 2 (1.33%) FMCG
6 2 (1.33%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.33%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.67%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.67%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.67%) Open Source
7 1 (0.67%) Health Informatics
7 1 (0.67%) Informatics
7 1 (0.67%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.67%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.67%) Copywriting
7 1 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.67%) Linux
2 5 (3.33%) UNIX
2 5 (3.33%) Solaris
3 4 (2.67%) Windows
3 4 (2.67%) Fedora
3 4 (2.67%) Android
3 4 (2.67%) CentOS
3 4 (2.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (38.00%) Digital Marketing
2 48 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
3 44 (29.33%) Programme Management
4 25 (16.67%) Project Management
4 25 (16.67%) Analytics
5 16 (10.67%) SEO
6 15 (10.00%) Scrum
7 14 (9.33%) TDD
7 14 (9.33%) Customer Insight
8 13 (8.67%) CRM
8 13 (8.67%) E-Commerce
9 12 (8.00%) PRINCE2
10 11 (7.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (6.00%) Pay per click
12 8 (5.33%) Software Engineering
12 8 (5.33%) Kanban
12 8 (5.33%) MVC
12 8 (5.33%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (4.67%) Change Management
14 6 (4.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 44 (29.33%) SQL
2 21 (14.00%) Java
3 18 (12.00%) JavaScript
4 17 (11.33%) C#
5 8 (5.33%) VB.NET
6 6 (4.00%) T-SQL
6 6 (4.00%) PHP
7 5 (3.33%) Ruby
8 4 (2.67%) Python
8 4 (2.67%) PHP5
8 4 (2.67%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.33%) VB
9 2 (1.33%) VBA
10 1 (0.67%) Perl
10 1 (0.67%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.67%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.67%) R
10 1 (0.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 24 (16.00%) Degree
2 4 (2.67%) ISEB
2 4 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (2.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.67%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.33%) QA
1 2 (1.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.67%) XenApp
2 1 (0.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 46 (30.67%) SAP
2 14 (9.33%) Google
3 12 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (4.67%) JBoss
4 7 (4.67%) Oracle
5 5 (3.33%) TIBCO
5 5 (3.33%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.33%) Omniture
6 4 (2.67%) Teradata
7 3 (2.00%) Sitecore
7 3 (2.00%) SmartFocus
8 2 (1.33%) Facebook
8 2 (1.33%) Twitter
8 2 (1.33%) ExactTarget
8 2 (1.33%) Unica
8 2 (1.33%) VMware
8 2 (1.33%) Trillium
9 1 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.67%) Adobe
9 1 (0.67%) EMC
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