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 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Marketing
Rank 78 80 93
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Contract jobs citing Marketing 1316 1198 1034
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.31% 2.35% 2.03%
As % of the General category 5.98% 5.65% 4.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 836 663 549
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £200 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 35 31
Average hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.94% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £14.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.80 £37.10 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £18.28
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.53%

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
22021 21208 21678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 38.72% 41.57% 42.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 14033 13486 12716
Average daily rate £430 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 522 547 787
Average hourly rate £22.68 £21.00 £23.83
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -11.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.33 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+17.20% -14.68%

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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 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
England +6 1259 £375 +7.14% 913
London -2 652 £375 - 398
South East +10 304 £325 - 189
City of London +12 139 £369 +5.35% 134
Berkshire +10 122 £325 -4.41% 50
East of England -9 72 £405 +24.61% 48
South West +2 66 £375 +30.20% 62
West Midlands -16 42 £375 -6.25% 26
North West +2 40 £350 +12.44% 87
Hampshire -10 40 £278 -24.74% 21
East Midlands +28 37 £420 +320.00% 31
Reading +8 37 £281 -7.78% 11
Buckinghamshire +5 35 £369 +5.35% 15
Surrey -24 34 £280 -2.60% 27
Hertfordshire -12 29 £475 +32.86% 9
Manchester -4 28 £350 +12.90% 56
Oxfordshire -9 26 £400 +23.07% 22
Scotland -4 24 £463 +18.58% 10
Milton Keynes +3 21 £375 +50.00% 6
Bristol -11 20 £400 +6.66% 27
Canary Wharf +27 19 £235 -
Northamptonshire +5 18 £425 - 5
Yorkshire -31 18 £325 -7.14% 53
Bracknell +7 16 £213 - 2
Northampton +7 16 £420 - 1
Bedfordshire -2 16 £325 - 11
Essex -7 16 £425 +123.68% 7
Maidenhead -3 15 £295 -6.34% 6
Oxford -9 15 £300 +20.00% 11
Edinburgh -4 14 £525 +33.58% 2

Marketing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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.

1 780 (28.36%) Finance
2 580 (21.09%) Digital Marketing
3 521 (18.95%) HTML
4 475 (17.27%) Agile Software Development
5 438 (15.93%) Business Intelligence
6 436 (15.85%) Telecoms
7 415 (15.09%) SQL
8 404 (14.69%) CSS
9 388 (14.11%) Analytics
10 365 (13.27%) JavaScript
11 352 (12.80%) Project Management
12 350 (12.73%) SAP
12 350 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
13 342 (12.44%) E-Commerce
14 332 (12.07%) Programme Management
15 328 (11.93%) Manufacturing
16 304 (11.05%) CRM
17 287 (10.44%) Electronics
18 279 (10.15%) Retail
19 275 (10.00%) DTV
20 269 (9.78%) Microsoft
20 269 (9.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
21 262 (9.53%) User Experience
22 240 (8.73%) Social Media
23 237 (8.62%) Degree
24 221 (8.04%) Advertising
25 215 (7.82%) .NET
26 211 (7.67%) HTML5
27 203 (7.38%) MS Excel
28 200 (7.27%) Adobe

Marketing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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
1 194 (7.05%) CMS
2 138 (5.02%) SAS
3 83 (3.02%) SharePoint
4 69 (2.51%) Apache
5 48 (1.75%) WordPress
6 43 (1.56%) Adobe CQ
7 39 (1.42%) Drupal
8 36 (1.31%) Tomcat
9 34 (1.24%) WebSphere
10 27 (0.98%) MS Exchange
11 22 (0.80%) Umbraco
12 18 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
12 18 (0.65%) Node.js
13 17 (0.62%) IIS
13 17 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
13 17 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
13 17 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
13 17 (0.62%) Confluence
14 13 (0.47%) IBM Notes
15 12 (0.44%) Kentico
Applications
1 203 (7.38%) MS Excel
2 147 (5.35%) Photoshop
3 108 (3.93%) MS Office
4 101 (3.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 72 (2.62%) Adobe Illustrator
6 47 (1.71%) SPSS
7 41 (1.49%) MS Project
8 29 (1.05%) MS Visio
8 29 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
9 21 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 16 (0.58%) InDesign
11 14 (0.51%) FastStats
12 10 (0.36%) PowerPivot
12 10 (0.36%) Fireworks
13 9 (0.33%) Acrobat
14 4 (0.15%) AutoCAD
15 3 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
15 3 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
16 2 (0.073%) Adobe After Effects
16 2 (0.073%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 269 (9.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 106 (3.85%) Google Analytics
3 36 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
4 35 (1.27%) WebTrends
5 20 (0.73%) SiteCatalyst
6 14 (0.51%) SAP CRM
7 11 (0.40%) Magento
8 6 (0.22%) Optimost
8 6 (0.22%) SAP BPC
8 6 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
8 6 (0.22%) Oracle CRM
9 5 (0.18%) SAP ERP
10 4 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
10 4 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
10 4 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
11 3 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
11 3 (0.11%) SAP FI
11 3 (0.11%) SAP SD
11 3 (0.11%) ENOVIA
12 2 (0.073%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 26 (0.95%) SaaS
2 23 (0.84%) Office 365
3 20 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.22%) Heroku
8 5 (0.18%) Responsys
8 5 (0.18%) Force.com
9 3 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.11%) Google Apps
9 3 (0.11%) PaaS
9 3 (0.11%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.073%) MailChimp
11 1 (0.036%) CheetahMail
11 1 (0.036%) AWS Data Pipeline
11 1 (0.036%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.036%) GitHub
11 1 (0.036%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 87 (3.16%) Internet
2 48 (1.75%) Intranet
3 31 (1.13%) DNS
4 28 (1.02%) TCP/IP
5 27 (0.98%) LAN
6 26 (0.95%) WAN
7 20 (0.73%) 3G
8 19 (0.69%) Firewall
8 19 (0.69%) DHCP
9 17 (0.62%) LTE
10 16 (0.58%) Broadband
11 14 (0.51%) SMS
12 13 (0.47%) FTP
12 13 (0.47%) HTTP
13 12 (0.44%) 4G
13 12 (0.44%) VPN
14 11 (0.40%) UMTS
14 11 (0.40%) SAN
14 11 (0.40%) GSM
15 10 (0.36%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (6.55%) SQL Server
2 117 (4.25%) MySQL
3 114 (4.15%) Data Warehouse
4 91 (3.31%) Relational Database
5 62 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 44 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 37 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
8 36 (1.31%) RDBMS
9 35 (1.27%) Hadoop
10 34 (1.24%) Big Data
11 32 (1.16%) QlikView
12 31 (1.13%) Data Mining
12 31 (1.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 31 (1.13%) NoSQL
13 28 (1.02%) Oracle Database
14 23 (0.84%) MongoDB
15 22 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
16 20 (0.73%) SAS Enterprise Guide
17 19 (0.69%) Base SAS
18 17 (0.62%) DB2
Development Applications
1 70 (2.55%) Git (software)
2 61 (2.22%) Subversion
3 44 (1.60%) Dreamweaver
4 43 (1.56%) Maven
5 38 (1.38%) Ant
5 38 (1.38%) JIRA
5 38 (1.38%) Jenkins
6 35 (1.27%) JUnit
7 32 (1.16%) Eclipse
8 31 (1.13%) Selenium
8 31 (1.13%) Visual Studio
9 26 (0.95%) Axure RP
10 20 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
11 18 (0.65%) Mockito
12 17 (0.62%) Cucumber
13 16 (0.58%) Grunt
13 16 (0.58%) IntelliJ
14 10 (0.36%) WebDriver
15 9 (0.33%) SoapUI
16 7 (0.25%) Xcode
General
1 780 (28.36%) Finance
2 436 (15.85%) Telecoms
3 328 (11.93%) Manufacturing
4 287 (10.44%) Electronics
5 279 (10.15%) Retail
6 221 (8.04%) Advertising
7 107 (3.89%) Banking
8 93 (3.38%) Legal
9 77 (2.80%) Publishing
10 68 (2.47%) Games
11 43 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
12 31 (1.13%) Automotive
13 25 (0.91%) Billing
14 22 (0.80%) French Language
15 21 (0.76%) Retail Banking
16 20 (0.73%) Spanish Language
17 18 (0.65%) Law
18 14 (0.51%) German Language
19 13 (0.47%) Dutch Language
19 13 (0.47%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 606 (22.04%) Developer
2 538 (19.56%) Analyst
3 225 (8.18%) Business Analyst
4 219 (7.96%) Project Manager
5 172 (6.25%) Designer
6 168 (6.11%) Architect
7 149 (5.42%) Consultant
8 111 (4.04%) Data Analyst
9 84 (3.05%) PHP Developer
10 83 (3.02%) Front-End Developer
11 82 (2.98%) Marketing Manager
12 79 (2.87%) Web Developer
13 70 (2.55%) Solutions Architect
14 65 (2.36%) Java Developer
15 64 (2.33%) .NET Developer
16 63 (2.29%) Senior Developer
17 53 (1.93%) Product Manager
17 53 (1.93%) Senior Analyst
18 47 (1.71%) Digital Project Manager
19 42 (1.53%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 521 (18.95%) HTML
2 404 (14.69%) CSS
3 215 (7.82%) .NET
4 211 (7.67%) HTML5
5 185 (6.73%) jQuery
6 131 (4.76%) CSS3
7 128 (4.65%) Web Services
8 108 (3.93%) XML
9 101 (3.67%) ASP.NET
10 83 (3.02%) Ajax
11 60 (2.18%) AngularJS
12 55 (2.00%) J2EE
13 54 (1.96%) Spring
14 51 (1.85%) REST
15 48 (1.75%) SOAP
16 47 (1.71%) XHTML
17 43 (1.56%) JSP
17 43 (1.56%) JSON
18 39 (1.42%) .NET Framework
18 39 (1.42%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 350 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
2 275 (10.00%) DTV
3 262 (9.53%) User Experience
4 240 (8.73%) Social Media
5 99 (3.60%) Mobile App
6 63 (2.29%) Digital Media
7 59 (2.15%) Computer Science
8 58 (2.11%) Visualisation
9 51 (1.85%) Management Information System
10 50 (1.82%) FMCG
11 46 (1.67%) Data Integration
12 40 (1.45%) Open Source
13 38 (1.38%) Statistics
14 35 (1.27%) Blog
15 33 (1.20%) Copywriting
15 33 (1.20%) NHS
16 29 (1.05%) Online Games
17 28 (1.02%) Mobile Payment
18 27 (0.98%) Graphic Design
19 24 (0.87%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 143 (5.20%) Linux
2 105 (3.82%) Windows
3 71 (2.58%) UNIX
3 71 (2.58%) Android
4 65 (2.36%) Apple iOS
5 19 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (0.65%) Solaris
7 17 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (0.55%) Windows 7
10 12 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.22%) CentOS
11 6 (0.22%) Fedora
12 3 (0.11%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.073%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.073%) VMS
13 2 (0.073%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.036%) AIX
14 1 (0.036%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.036%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 580 (21.09%) Digital Marketing
2 475 (17.27%) Agile Software Development
3 438 (15.93%) Business Intelligence
4 388 (14.11%) Analytics
5 352 (12.80%) Project Management
6 342 (12.44%) E-Commerce
7 332 (12.07%) Programme Management
8 304 (11.05%) CRM
9 184 (6.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 153 (5.56%) SEO
11 149 (5.42%) MVC
12 144 (5.24%) Scrum
12 144 (5.24%) Content Management
13 117 (4.25%) Migration
14 116 (4.22%) TDD
15 113 (4.11%) Business Analysis
15 113 (4.11%) Campaign Management
16 112 (4.07%) OO
17 108 (3.93%) PRINCE2
18 107 (3.89%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 415 (15.09%) SQL
2 365 (13.27%) JavaScript
3 189 (6.87%) Java
4 140 (5.09%) C#
5 137 (4.98%) PHP
6 47 (1.71%) VB.NET
7 38 (1.38%) T-SQL
7 38 (1.38%) PL/SQL
8 37 (1.35%) Ruby
8 37 (1.35%) C
9 36 (1.31%) Python
10 27 (0.98%) Perl
11 24 (0.87%) C++
12 21 (0.76%) VB
13 20 (0.73%) VBA
14 16 (0.58%) Bash Shell
15 13 (0.47%) PHP5
16 12 (0.44%) PowerShell
16 12 (0.44%) Shell Script
16 12 (0.44%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 237 (8.62%) Degree
2 38 (1.38%) Security Cleared
3 35 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 26 (0.95%) SC Cleared
5 25 (0.91%) ISEB
6 23 (0.84%) PMI Certification
7 19 (0.69%) PMP
8 17 (0.62%) MCSE
9 14 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 12 (0.44%) ACCA
11 11 (0.40%) CIMA
11 11 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (0.25%) MBA
12 7 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 7 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 6 (0.22%) ISTQB
14 5 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
14 5 (0.18%) HND
15 4 (0.15%) APMP
15 4 (0.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (2.91%) QA
2 26 (0.95%) SLA
3 21 (0.76%) Data Quality
4 11 (0.40%) ISO 9001
5 8 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.25%) WAI
7 3 (0.11%) WCAG
7 3 (0.11%) P3O
8 2 (0.073%) AIFMD
8 2 (0.073%) UCITS
8 2 (0.073%) HL7
8 2 (0.073%) GMP
8 2 (0.073%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.036%) COBIT
9 1 (0.036%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 33 (1.20%) Active Directory
2 18 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.44%) vSphere
4 4 (0.15%) XenApp
4 4 (0.15%) HDFS
5 3 (0.11%) Varnish
6 2 (0.073%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (0.073%) Veritas File System
6 2 (0.073%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (0.073%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.036%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.036%) NDS
7 1 (0.036%) Firmware
7 1 (0.036%) Cronacle
7 1 (0.036%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.036%) vCloud
7 1 (0.036%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.036%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (0.65%) Puppet
2 15 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (0.29%) BMC PATROL
5 7 (0.25%) Vagrant
6 3 (0.11%) Ansible
6 3 (0.11%) SCCM
7 2 (0.073%) SCOM
7 2 (0.073%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.073%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (0.073%) Salt
7 2 (0.073%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (0.073%) Nagios
8 1 (0.036%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.036%) Control-M
8 1 (0.036%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.036%) WMI
8 1 (0.036%) WSUS
8 1 (0.036%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.036%) Kibana
Vendors
1 350 (12.73%) SAP
2 269 (9.78%) Microsoft
3 200 (7.27%) Adobe
4 135 (4.91%) Oracle
5 131 (4.76%) Google
6 100 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
7 70 (2.55%) IBM
8 55 (2.00%) Omniture
9 43 (1.56%) Tableau
10 38 (1.38%) Cisco
11 37 (1.35%) Unica
12 34 (1.24%) VMware
12 34 (1.24%) Facebook
13 33 (1.20%) Eloqua
14 32 (1.16%) Siebel
15 31 (1.13%) Twitter
16 30 (1.09%) Business Objects
17 27 (0.98%) Teradata
18 24 (0.87%) Sitecore
19 23 (0.84%) Zend
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