The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Marketing in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Marketing over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Marketing
Rank 79 84 75
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Contract jobs citing Marketing 1535 1411 1408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.87% 2.43% 2.46%
As % of the General category 8.07% 6.09% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1066 894 832
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 44 63
Median hourly rate £18.00 £22.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.45 £59.50 £50.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £33.15 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-47.20% +32.58%

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
19026 23180 22159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 35.61% 39.89% 38.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 12700 14667 13428
Median daily rate £450 £450 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 495 644 521
Median hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.85 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

Marketing
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Marketing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 September 2016.

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 28 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Marketing within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +3 1480 £400 +6.66% 1153
London +18 864 £425 +17.24% 390
South East -4 281 £363 -3.33% 237
City of London +42 148 £413 +15.38% 60
Berkshire -7 131 £363 +2.11% 42
South West +5 77 £350 -11.11% 113
East of England +2 77 £350 +2.94% 91
North West 0 67 £388 -6.06% 96
Bristol +11 46 £345 -4.82% 31
Hampshire +31 39 £438 +9.37% 42
Essex +13 39 £350 -6.66% 21
Reading +13 38 £360 +25.21% 13
Buckinghamshire +31 37 £415 +7.09% 19
Surrey +10 34 £275 -29.03% 40
West Midlands -29 33 £339 -1.81% 70
East Midlands -18 29 £344 -3.16% 53
Yorkshire -8 27 £375 +16.27% 70
Scotland +10 25 £338 +39.17% 47
Manchester -30 25 £350 -13.84% 40
Bracknell -17 24 £325 +1.56% 2
Milton Keynes +11 22 £425 +8.97% 6
West Yorkshire 0 17 £325 -3.70% 34
Leeds 0 15 £325 -13.33% 21
Hertfordshire -6 15 £280 +86.66% 20
Slough +3 14 £363 -4.91% 5
Wales +25 12 £390 -35.05% 30
Coventry -7 12 £438 +7.36% 6
Wiltshire +9 11 £450 +16.12% 13
Bedfordshire -12 11 £475 +39.70% 11
Lancashire +24 10 £375 -37.50% 14

Marketing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Marketing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Marketing.

1 926 (31.30%) Finance
2 823 (27.82%) Digital Marketing
3 712 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
4 588 (19.88%) Business Intelligence
5 533 (18.02%) HTML
6 506 (17.11%) Telecoms
7 504 (17.04%) Analytics
8 501 (16.94%) SAP
9 485 (16.40%) CRM
10 441 (14.91%) Programme Management
11 436 (14.74%) CSS
12 421 (14.23%) Manufacturing
13 410 (13.86%) SQL
14 408 (13.79%) JavaScript
15 401 (13.56%) Electronics
16 389 (13.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
17 385 (13.02%) E-Commerce
18 346 (11.70%) Degree
19 323 (10.92%) Project Management
20 313 (10.58%) Microsoft
21 308 (10.41%) Analytical Skills
22 298 (10.07%) Java
23 295 (9.97%) Salesforce.com
24 293 (9.91%) Retail
25 285 (9.63%) Stakeholder Management
26 283 (9.57%) User Experience
27 267 (9.03%) Adobe
28 230 (7.78%) Scrum
29 228 (7.71%) MS Excel
30 222 (7.51%) Oracle

Marketing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 208 (7.03%) CMS
2 121 (4.09%) SAS
3 98 (3.31%) SharePoint
4 67 (2.27%) WordPress
5 66 (2.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 49 (1.66%) Apache
7 44 (1.49%) Drupal
7 44 (1.49%) Sitecore CMS
8 37 (1.25%) Tomcat
9 32 (1.08%) Apache Spark
10 28 (0.95%) IIS
11 24 (0.81%) Confluence
12 22 (0.74%) Mule
12 22 (0.74%) Umbraco
13 19 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
14 16 (0.54%) Skype for Business
15 13 (0.44%) Joomla!
16 12 (0.41%) Oracle Service Bus
16 12 (0.41%) WebLogic
17 11 (0.37%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 228 (7.71%) MS Excel
2 139 (4.70%) MS Office
3 102 (3.45%) Photoshop
4 85 (2.87%) MS PowerPoint
5 66 (2.23%) Adobe Illustrator
6 55 (1.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 26 (0.88%) MS Visio
7 26 (0.88%) SPSS
8 24 (0.81%) InDesign
9 20 (0.68%) MS Project
10 18 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
11 16 (0.54%) OmniGraffle
12 6 (0.20%) Adobe After Effects
13 3 (0.10%) Acrobat
13 3 (0.10%) CINEMA 4D
14 2 (0.068%) AutoCAD
14 2 (0.068%) EViews
14 2 (0.068%) Fireworks
14 2 (0.068%) Revit
14 2 (0.068%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 389 (13.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 94 (3.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 87 (2.94%) Eloqua
4 58 (1.96%) Adobe Campaign
5 43 (1.45%) Unica
6 33 (1.12%) SAP CRM
7 27 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
8 20 (0.68%) Magento
9 19 (0.64%) Radian6
10 18 (0.61%) WebTrends
11 15 (0.51%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 15 (0.51%) SAP hybris
12 14 (0.47%) SAP ERP
13 13 (0.44%) Unit4 Business World
14 11 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
15 10 (0.34%) Social Studio
16 9 (0.30%) Oracle CRM
17 7 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
18 6 (0.20%) Sage X3
19 5 (0.17%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 117 (3.96%) Google Analytics
2 77 (2.60%) SaaS
3 58 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
4 57 (1.93%) Microsoft Azure
5 31 (1.05%) Adobe Analytics
6 25 (0.85%) Force.com
7 22 (0.74%) Office 365
8 20 (0.68%) IaaS
9 17 (0.57%) AdWords
10 15 (0.51%) GitHub
11 12 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 11 (0.37%) SmartFocus
13 10 (0.34%) PaaS
13 10 (0.34%) Yammer
14 9 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
14 9 (0.30%) SuccessFactors
15 8 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
16 7 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
16 7 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
16 7 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 88 (2.97%) Internet
2 60 (2.03%) HTTP
3 56 (1.89%) SMS
3 56 (1.89%) TCP/IP
4 48 (1.62%) Intranet
5 36 (1.22%) DNS
6 28 (0.95%) Firewall
7 25 (0.85%) Network Security
8 22 (0.74%) LAN
9 19 (0.64%) DHCP
9 19 (0.64%) SSL
10 17 (0.57%) WAN
11 16 (0.54%) FTP
12 14 (0.47%) CTI
12 14 (0.47%) VPN
13 13 (0.44%) IPv6
13 13 (0.44%) Wireless
14 12 (0.41%) HTTPS
14 12 (0.41%) Skype
15 11 (0.37%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (5.92%) SQL Server
2 138 (4.67%) Big Data
3 88 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
4 83 (2.81%) MySQL
5 59 (1.99%) Hadoop
6 50 (1.69%) Relational Database
7 48 (1.62%) NoSQL
8 44 (1.49%) Data Mining
9 41 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 37 (1.25%) Oracle Database
11 35 (1.18%) MongoDB
12 33 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
12 33 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
13 32 (1.08%) Base SAS
14 27 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 21 (0.71%) SAS Enterprise Guide
16 20 (0.68%) Oracle BI EE
16 20 (0.68%) RDBMS
17 18 (0.61%) Apache Hive
18 17 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 71 (2.40%) Git (software)
2 54 (1.83%) JIRA
3 52 (1.76%) Visual Studio
4 40 (1.35%) Jenkins
5 33 (1.12%) Subversion
6 31 (1.05%) Maven
7 24 (0.81%) Axure RP
8 23 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
9 21 (0.71%) Dreamweaver
10 19 (0.64%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 17 (0.57%) Selenium
12 16 (0.54%) JUnit
13 14 (0.47%) Cucumber
13 14 (0.47%) Grunt
13 14 (0.47%) Visual Studio Team System
14 13 (0.44%) TeamCity
15 12 (0.41%) gulp
16 11 (0.37%) Oracle APEX
17 10 (0.34%) Hudson
17 10 (0.34%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 926 (31.30%) Finance
2 506 (17.11%) Telecoms
3 421 (14.23%) Manufacturing
4 401 (13.56%) Electronics
5 293 (9.91%) Retail
6 149 (5.04%) Advertising
7 124 (4.19%) Banking
8 91 (3.08%) Legal
9 74 (2.50%) Publishing
10 38 (1.28%) Games
11 32 (1.08%) Financial Institution
12 30 (1.01%) Automotive
13 28 (0.95%) Billing
14 27 (0.91%) Back Office
14 27 (0.91%) German Language
14 27 (0.91%) Law
15 25 (0.85%) Brand Awareness
15 25 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
16 20 (0.68%) Retail Banking
17 16 (0.54%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 599 (20.25%) Developer
2 503 (17.00%) Analyst
3 321 (10.85%) Architect
4 214 (7.23%) Project Manager
5 187 (6.32%) Business Analyst
6 168 (5.68%) Consultant
7 136 (4.60%) Solutions Architect
8 135 (4.56%) Designer
9 132 (4.46%) Marketing Manager
10 86 (2.91%) Data Analyst
11 83 (2.81%) Java Developer
12 66 (2.23%) Digital Project Manager
12 66 (2.23%) Product Manager
12 66 (2.23%) Senior Developer
13 62 (2.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 61 (2.06%) Web Developer
15 57 (1.93%) Marketing Analyst
16 52 (1.76%) .NET Developer
17 49 (1.66%) CRM Analyst
18 48 (1.62%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 533 (18.02%) HTML
2 436 (14.74%) CSS
3 206 (6.96%) .NET
4 182 (6.15%) HTML5
5 160 (5.41%) Web Services
6 152 (5.14%) jQuery
7 133 (4.50%) AngularJS
8 128 (4.33%) XML
9 125 (4.23%) REST
10 121 (4.09%) CSS3
11 109 (3.68%) SOAP
12 82 (2.77%) JSON
13 72 (2.43%) ASP.NET
14 71 (2.40%) J2EE
15 64 (2.16%) Spring
16 47 (1.59%) React
17 45 (1.52%) Visualforce
18 44 (1.49%) RESTful
19 43 (1.45%) .NET Framework
19 43 (1.45%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 308 (10.41%) Analytical Skills
2 283 (9.57%) User Experience
3 181 (6.12%) Social Media
4 100 (3.38%) Computer Science
5 93 (3.14%) Management Information System
6 80 (2.70%) Mobile App
7 78 (2.64%) Virtual Team
8 76 (2.57%) Statistics
9 69 (2.33%) Visualisation
10 65 (2.20%) Digital Media
11 55 (1.86%) Credit Risk
12 42 (1.42%) Copywriting
13 39 (1.32%) Mathematics
14 38 (1.28%) Algorithms
14 38 (1.28%) Data Structures
15 31 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
15 31 (1.05%) FMCG
16 27 (0.91%) Informatics
16 27 (0.91%) NHS
17 26 (0.88%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 137 (4.63%) Linux
2 129 (4.36%) Windows
3 47 (1.59%) Unix
4 46 (1.56%) Windows Server
5 39 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 36 (1.22%) Android
7 34 (1.15%) Apple iOS
8 29 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (0.47%) Mac OS X
9 14 (0.47%) Windows 7
10 11 (0.37%) Windows 10
10 11 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (0.30%) CentOS
12 7 (0.24%) AIX
12 7 (0.24%) zOS
13 6 (0.20%) Fedora
14 5 (0.17%) Ubuntu
14 5 (0.17%) Windows 8
15 4 (0.14%) Windows XP
16 3 (0.10%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 823 (27.82%) Digital Marketing
2 712 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
3 588 (19.88%) Business Intelligence
4 504 (17.04%) Analytics
5 485 (16.40%) CRM
6 441 (14.91%) Programme Management
7 385 (13.02%) E-Commerce
8 323 (10.92%) Project Management
9 285 (9.63%) Stakeholder Management
10 230 (7.78%) Scrum
11 175 (5.92%) Web Development
12 151 (5.10%) Migration
13 149 (5.04%) SEO
14 137 (4.63%) Business Analysis
15 132 (4.46%) TDD
16 118 (3.99%) Web Analytics
17 116 (3.92%) Data Modelling
18 114 (3.85%) Content Management
18 114 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
19 113 (3.82%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 410 (13.86%) SQL
2 408 (13.79%) JavaScript
3 298 (10.07%) Java
4 143 (4.83%) C#
5 135 (4.56%) PHP
6 97 (3.28%) Python
7 50 (1.69%) T-SQL
8 49 (1.66%) R
9 47 (1.59%) Apex Code
10 39 (1.32%) PL/SQL
11 34 (1.15%) VBA
12 32 (1.08%) Ruby
13 30 (1.01%) Bash Shell
14 28 (0.95%) C++
15 24 (0.81%) Scala
16 22 (0.74%) SOQL
17 21 (0.71%) C
17 21 (0.71%) PowerShell
18 16 (0.54%) TypeScript
18 16 (0.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 346 (11.70%) Degree
2 53 (1.79%) Security Cleared
3 34 (1.15%) SC Cleared
4 16 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (0.54%) PMI Certification
5 14 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 13 (0.44%) DV Cleared
6 13 (0.44%) MBA
6 13 (0.44%) PMP
7 12 (0.41%) APMP
8 11 (0.37%) MCSE
9 10 (0.34%) MCSA
9 10 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 8 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (0.27%) ISEB
10 8 (0.27%) MCSD
10 8 (0.27%) PhD
11 7 (0.24%) A+ Certification
11 7 (0.24%) CCNP
12 5 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (3.89%) QA
2 66 (2.23%) Data Quality
3 23 (0.78%) SLA
4 11 (0.37%) Actionable Recommendations
5 10 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (0.30%) Disclosure Scotland
6 9 (0.30%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.20%) MiFID
8 3 (0.10%) COBIT
8 3 (0.10%) WCAG
9 2 (0.068%) FATCA
9 2 (0.068%) GCP
9 2 (0.068%) HL7
9 2 (0.068%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.034%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.034%) ISO15022
System Software
1 45 (1.52%) Active Directory
2 32 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (0.74%) Hyper-V
4 20 (0.68%) Docker
5 11 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (0.30%) XenDesktop
6 9 (0.30%) XenServer
7 6 (0.20%) VMware ESX
8 5 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (0.14%) ACF2
9 4 (0.14%) vSphere
9 4 (0.14%) Xen
9 4 (0.14%) XenApp
10 3 (0.10%) etcd
10 3 (0.10%) HDFS
10 3 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (0.10%) vCloud
11 2 (0.068%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 2 (0.068%) oVirt
11 2 (0.068%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 25 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
1 25 (0.85%) Puppet
2 16 (0.54%) Ansible
3 14 (0.47%) Nagios
4 9 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 9 (0.30%) TeamSite
5 6 (0.20%) AirWatch
5 6 (0.20%) SCCM
6 5 (0.17%) Zenoss
7 4 (0.14%) Kibana
7 4 (0.14%) logstash
7 4 (0.14%) QRadar
7 4 (0.14%) SCOM
7 4 (0.14%) zSecure
8 3 (0.10%) CloudHub
8 3 (0.10%) Consul
8 3 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.10%) RSA Archer
8 3 (0.10%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.068%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 501 (16.94%) SAP
2 313 (10.58%) Microsoft
3 295 (9.97%) Salesforce.com
4 267 (9.03%) Adobe
5 222 (7.51%) Oracle
6 176 (5.95%) Google
7 86 (2.91%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 68 (2.30%) Tableau
9 61 (2.06%) hybris
10 59 (1.99%) Sitecore
11 57 (1.93%) IBM
12 44 (1.49%) Red Hat
13 43 (1.45%) VMware
14 41 (1.39%) Facebook
15 36 (1.22%) Marketo
16 27 (0.91%) Informatica
17 25 (0.85%) Cisco
18 24 (0.81%) Teradata
19 23 (0.78%) Twitter
20 22 (0.74%) Citrix
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South West London
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