The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Marketing in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Marketing over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Marketing
Rank 75 69 76
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Contract jobs citing Marketing 1342 1348 1075
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.50% 2.58% 2.34%
As % of the General category 6.41% 6.67% 5.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 851 821 581
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 49 56
Average hourly rate £18.86 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.18 £34.20 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-20.45% +1.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

General Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
20939 20206 19785
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 39.07% 38.63% 43.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 13277 12738 11879
Average daily rate £435 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.35% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 516 564 644
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £11.26 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.72 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -3.84%

Marketing
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Marketing Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Marketing
Daily Rate Trend

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

Marketing Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Marketing
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Marketing within the UK over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Marketing Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Marketing
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Marketing Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Marketing
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Marketing within the UK over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Marketing Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Marketing
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Marketing within the UK over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. 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
England 0 1292 £375 +7.14% 1029
London +1 682 £376 +1.68% 455
South East -2 269 £360 +10.76% 190
City of London -11 157 £388 +3.33% 146
Berkshire -1 124 £283 -5.83% 52
South West +1 87 £384 +9.64% 55
East of England +6 62 £375 -2.34% 64
East Midlands +5 50 £325 -3.70% 45
West Midlands -9 42 £325 -7.14% 34
North West -18 40 £350 +16.66% 105
Yorkshire -20 35 £350 +16.66% 56
Surrey -8 34 £363 +20.83% 46
Buckinghamshire +12 28 £330 +1.93% 19
Bristol -10 28 £400 +14.28% 20
Scotland -1 27 £290 -35.55% 23
Oxfordshire -15 27 £450 +28.57% 18
Bracknell +10 25 £213 -22.72% 6
Manchester -5 25 £325 +12.06% 58
Reading -14 25 £220 -32.30% 23
Hampshire -15 23 £388 -12.67% 18
West Yorkshire -16 23 £325 +18.18% 34
Milton Keynes +15 22 £315 -8.02% 12
Slough +8 22 £245 -17.64% 4
Cambridgeshire +10 20 £250 -15.96% 23
Birmingham +7 19 £340 +0.74% 6
Nottinghamshire -8 18 £400 +6.66% 17
Edinburgh +6 17 £300 -14.28% 13
Oxford -4 17 £450 +24.13% 6
Leeds -7 17 £350 +27.27% 25
Hertfordshire -19 17 £375 +1.69% 22

Marketing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 714 (28.64%) Finance
2 637 (25.55%) Digital Marketing
3 466 (18.69%) HTML
4 442 (17.73%) Agile Software Development
5 400 (16.04%) Project Management
6 399 (16.00%) Analytics
7 383 (15.36%) Business Intelligence
8 360 (14.44%) Telecoms
9 359 (14.40%) CSS
10 357 (14.32%) JavaScript
11 336 (13.48%) SQL
12 326 (13.08%) CRM
13 321 (12.88%) E-Commerce
14 316 (12.68%) SAP
15 314 (12.60%) Retail
16 301 (12.07%) Programme Management
17 285 (11.43%) Manufacturing
18 279 (11.19%) Electronics
19 269 (10.79%) Analytical Skills
20 265 (10.63%) Microsoft
21 264 (10.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
22 262 (10.51%) DTV
23 261 (10.47%) Degree
23 261 (10.47%) User Experience
24 237 (9.51%) Adobe
25 217 (8.70%) Advertising
26 207 (8.30%) Stakeholder Management
27 187 (7.50%) Java
28 166 (6.66%) SQL Server
28 166 (6.66%) HTML5

Marketing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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
1 134 (5.38%) SAS
2 133 (5.33%) CMS
3 68 (2.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 62 (2.49%) SharePoint
5 44 (1.76%) WordPress
6 35 (1.40%) Drupal
7 34 (1.36%) WebSphere
7 34 (1.36%) Apache
8 33 (1.32%) Node.js
9 29 (1.16%) IIS
10 24 (0.96%) Umbraco
11 21 (0.84%) Mule
12 19 (0.76%) Tomcat
13 16 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
13 16 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
14 15 (0.60%) Confluence
15 14 (0.56%) Mule ESB
15 14 (0.56%) JBoss
16 13 (0.52%) Apache Spark
16 13 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 158 (6.34%) MS Excel
2 131 (5.25%) Photoshop
3 91 (3.65%) MS Office
4 82 (3.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 62 (2.49%) Adobe Illustrator
6 56 (2.25%) MS Visio
7 50 (2.01%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 48 (1.93%) MS Project
9 39 (1.56%) SPSS
10 26 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
10 26 (1.04%) InDesign
11 14 (0.56%) Fireworks
12 12 (0.48%) Adobe After Effects
13 10 (0.40%) Shockwave
14 9 (0.36%) Acrobat
15 8 (0.32%) FastStats
16 7 (0.28%) ImageReady
16 7 (0.28%) PowerPivot
17 5 (0.20%) Maya
18 3 (0.12%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 264 (10.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 75 (3.01%) Dynamics CRM
3 36 (1.44%) Adobe Campaign
4 29 (1.16%) Unica
5 24 (0.96%) WebTrends
6 17 (0.68%) Magento
7 15 (0.60%) SAP CRM
8 13 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
9 11 (0.44%) Oracle General Ledger
10 10 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
11 8 (0.32%) Agresso
12 7 (0.28%) Oracle CRM
13 5 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
13 5 (0.20%) SAP SD
13 5 (0.20%) Radian6
14 4 (0.16%) Optimost
14 4 (0.16%) SAP HCM
15 3 (0.12%) thinkFolio
15 3 (0.12%) SAP InfiniteInsight
15 3 (0.12%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 81 (3.25%) Google Analytics
2 70 (2.81%) Amazon AWS
3 64 (2.57%) Adobe Analytics
4 37 (1.48%) SaaS
5 31 (1.24%) Amazon EC2
6 24 (0.96%) Office 365
7 22 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
8 14 (0.56%) GitHub
9 12 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
9 12 (0.48%) PaaS
10 11 (0.44%) Amazon S3
11 10 (0.40%) Force.com
12 7 (0.28%) Silverpop
13 5 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 4 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
14 4 (0.16%) SmartFocus
15 3 (0.12%) Heroku
15 3 (0.12%) Amazon EMR
15 3 (0.12%) IaaS
15 3 (0.12%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 84 (3.37%) Internet
2 51 (2.05%) Intranet
3 29 (1.16%) DNS
4 24 (0.96%) Firewall
5 23 (0.92%) TCP/IP
6 22 (0.88%) HTTP
7 15 (0.60%) Broadband
8 14 (0.56%) SAN
8 14 (0.56%) BGP
8 14 (0.56%) OSPF
9 13 (0.52%) Ethernet
10 12 (0.48%) VPN
11 11 (0.44%) WAN
11 11 (0.44%) SMS
11 11 (0.44%) Structured Cabling
11 11 (0.44%) Multicast
12 10 (0.40%) Network Security
13 9 (0.36%) HTTPS
14 8 (0.32%) NAS
14 8 (0.32%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (6.66%) SQL Server
2 90 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
3 84 (3.37%) MySQL
4 59 (2.37%) Big Data
5 58 (2.33%) Relational Database
6 55 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 46 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 34 (1.36%) Oracle Database
9 31 (1.24%) QlikView
10 30 (1.20%) Data Mining
11 28 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 25 (1.00%) Hadoop
13 23 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
14 22 (0.88%) Oracle BI EE
15 21 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
16 19 (0.76%) RDBMS
17 18 (0.72%) MongoDB
17 18 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
18 17 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
19 14 (0.56%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 64 (2.57%) Git (software)
2 46 (1.85%) JIRA
3 39 (1.56%) Subversion
4 31 (1.24%) Axure RP
5 30 (1.20%) Dreamweaver
6 25 (1.00%) Maven
6 25 (1.00%) Ant
7 21 (0.84%) Eclipse
8 19 (0.76%) Jenkins
9 17 (0.68%) Grunt
10 16 (0.64%) SoapUI
11 15 (0.60%) Visual Studio
12 12 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
12 12 (0.48%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 10 (0.40%) RSpec
13 10 (0.40%) Selenium
14 7 (0.28%) Cucumber
15 6 (0.24%) Jasmine
16 5 (0.20%) JUnit
16 5 (0.20%) TeamCity
General
1 714 (28.64%) Finance
2 360 (14.44%) Telecoms
3 314 (12.60%) Retail
4 285 (11.43%) Manufacturing
5 279 (11.19%) Electronics
6 217 (8.70%) Advertising
7 102 (4.09%) Banking
8 89 (3.57%) Legal
9 68 (2.73%) Games
10 65 (2.61%) Publishing
11 26 (1.04%) Automotive
12 25 (1.00%) French Language
13 24 (0.96%) Retail Banking
14 23 (0.92%) Multimedia
14 23 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
15 21 (0.84%) Law
16 18 (0.72%) German Language
16 18 (0.72%) Italian Language
17 17 (0.68%) Billing
18 15 (0.60%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 499 (20.02%) Developer
2 482 (19.33%) Analyst
3 299 (11.99%) Project Manager
4 192 (7.70%) Business Analyst
5 152 (6.10%) Consultant
6 141 (5.66%) Designer
7 119 (4.77%) Architect
8 89 (3.57%) Marketing Manager
9 74 (2.97%) Data Analyst
10 64 (2.57%) Web Developer
11 58 (2.33%) Senior Developer
11 58 (2.33%) Java Developer
12 57 (2.29%) Digital Project Manager
13 47 (1.89%) Front-End Developer
13 47 (1.89%) Product Manager
14 41 (1.64%) Solutions Architect
15 40 (1.60%) PHP Developer
16 38 (1.52%) Senior Analyst
17 37 (1.48%) Senior Manager
18 35 (1.40%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 466 (18.69%) HTML
2 359 (14.40%) CSS
3 166 (6.66%) HTML5
4 160 (6.42%) .NET
5 141 (5.66%) jQuery
6 133 (5.33%) Web Services
7 113 (4.53%) XML
8 96 (3.85%) CSS3
9 81 (3.25%) ASP.NET
10 56 (2.25%) SOAP
11 50 (2.01%) REST
12 49 (1.97%) AngularJS
13 48 (1.93%) Flash
14 42 (1.68%) Ajax
15 38 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC
16 35 (1.40%) XHTML
16 35 (1.40%) Spring
17 34 (1.36%) J2EE
18 31 (1.24%) .NET Framework
18 31 (1.24%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 269 (10.79%) Analytical Skills
2 262 (10.51%) DTV
3 261 (10.47%) User Experience
4 147 (5.90%) Social Media
5 87 (3.49%) Mobile App
6 66 (2.65%) Computer Science
7 61 (2.45%) Management Information System
8 52 (2.09%) NHS
9 46 (1.85%) Digital Media
10 40 (1.60%) FMCG
11 37 (1.48%) Visualisation
12 36 (1.44%) Data Centre
13 32 (1.28%) Statistics
14 28 (1.12%) Graphic Design
15 26 (1.04%) Mathematics
16 24 (0.96%) Blog
17 20 (0.80%) Copywriting
18 17 (0.68%) Photography
18 17 (0.68%) E-Learning
19 16 (0.64%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 130 (5.21%) Windows
2 116 (4.65%) Linux
3 86 (3.45%) UNIX
4 49 (1.97%) Apple iOS
5 48 (1.93%) Android
6 33 (1.32%) Solaris
7 26 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (0.64%) Windows 7
10 11 (0.44%) Windows 8
11 9 (0.36%) Ubuntu
11 9 (0.36%) CentOS
12 7 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (0.24%) Fedora
14 5 (0.20%) Amazon Linux
15 4 (0.16%) Windows Phone
16 3 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
16 3 (0.12%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.12%) Windows XP
16 3 (0.12%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 637 (25.55%) Digital Marketing
2 442 (17.73%) Agile Software Development
3 400 (16.04%) Project Management
4 399 (16.00%) Analytics
5 383 (15.36%) Business Intelligence
6 326 (13.08%) CRM
7 321 (12.88%) E-Commerce
8 301 (12.07%) Programme Management
9 207 (8.30%) Stakeholder Management
10 147 (5.90%) Content Management
11 145 (5.82%) SEO
12 139 (5.58%) Scrum
13 134 (5.38%) PRINCE2
14 97 (3.89%) Business Analysis
14 97 (3.89%) MVC
15 94 (3.77%) Migration
16 93 (3.73%) Time Management
17 89 (3.57%) TDD
18 87 (3.49%) Email Marketing
19 82 (3.29%) Campaign Management
Programming Languages
1 357 (14.32%) JavaScript
2 336 (13.48%) SQL
3 187 (7.50%) Java
4 114 (4.57%) PHP
5 105 (4.21%) C#
6 52 (2.09%) PL/SQL
7 42 (1.68%) Ruby
7 42 (1.68%) Python
8 38 (1.52%) C
9 35 (1.40%) T-SQL
10 23 (0.92%) VBA
11 22 (0.88%) R
11 22 (0.88%) VBScript
11 22 (0.88%) VB.NET
12 21 (0.84%) C++
13 15 (0.60%) Apex Code
13 15 (0.60%) Bash Shell
14 12 (0.48%) Objective-C
15 10 (0.40%) Go
15 10 (0.40%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 261 (10.47%) Degree
2 57 (2.29%) Security Cleared
3 43 (1.72%) SC Cleared
4 27 (1.08%) PMI Certification
5 24 (0.96%) ISEB
6 23 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (0.76%) PMP
8 17 (0.68%) MCTS
8 17 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 16 (0.64%) MCAD
9 16 (0.64%) MCSD
9 16 (0.64%) MCPD
10 15 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 14 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
11 14 (0.56%) CCNA
12 13 (0.52%) DV Cleared
13 7 (0.28%) MBA
14 4 (0.16%) Postgraduate
14 4 (0.16%) ISTQB
15 3 (0.12%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (3.13%) QA
2 32 (1.28%) SLA
3 14 (0.56%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.24%) HL7
5 4 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.12%) P3O
7 2 (0.080%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.080%) GCP
7 2 (0.080%) CDISC
8 1 (0.040%) WCAG
8 1 (0.040%) WAI
8 1 (0.040%) COBIT
8 1 (0.040%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.040%) GxP
8 1 (0.040%) GAMP
8 1 (0.040%) DO-178B
8 1 (0.040%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 26 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (0.80%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.32%) Varnish
4 6 (0.24%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.24%) NFS
5 5 (0.20%) vSphere
6 4 (0.16%) XenApp
7 3 (0.12%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.12%) GlusterFS
8 2 (0.080%) Ceph
8 2 (0.080%) GPFS
8 2 (0.080%) Docker
8 2 (0.080%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (0.080%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 2 (0.080%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.040%) Xen
9 1 (0.040%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.040%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.040%) Firmware
9 1 (0.040%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 33 (1.32%) Puppet
2 13 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (0.32%) Nagios
4 7 (0.28%) Ansible
5 6 (0.24%) CloudHub
5 6 (0.24%) Vagrant
6 5 (0.20%) SCCM
7 4 (0.16%) SmokePing
7 4 (0.16%) ZABBIX
7 4 (0.16%) Cacti
7 4 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.12%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (0.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (0.12%) HP UCMDB
8 3 (0.12%) Icinga
8 3 (0.12%) Jitterbit
9 2 (0.080%) DBAmp
9 2 (0.080%) Casper Suite
9 2 (0.080%) Cisco UCCX
9 2 (0.080%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 316 (12.68%) SAP
2 265 (10.63%) Microsoft
3 237 (9.51%) Adobe
4 139 (5.58%) Oracle
5 136 (5.46%) Salesforce.com
6 128 (5.13%) Google
7 57 (2.29%) IBM
8 49 (1.97%) Facebook
9 43 (1.72%) Tableau
10 42 (1.68%) Twitter
11 36 (1.44%) Teradata
12 35 (1.40%) hybris
13 34 (1.36%) VMware
14 30 (1.20%) Omniture
14 30 (1.20%) Red Hat
15 29 (1.16%) Cisco
15 29 (1.16%) ExactTarget
16 26 (1.04%) EPiServer
16 26 (1.04%) Business Objects
17 25 (1.00%) Aprimo
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