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 24 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Marketing
Rank 76 82 97
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +15
Contract jobs citing Marketing 1317 1213 1077
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.31% 2.33% 2.06%
As % of the General category 5.97% 5.62% 4.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 831 669 593
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £201 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £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 37 30
Average hourly rate £26.25 £17.50 £21.21
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -17.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £14.00 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.55 £39.50 £40.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+42.85% +2.94%

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
22053 21586 22425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 38.68% 41.55% 42.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 14005 13700 13218
Average daily rate £433 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.88% +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 523 548 773
Average hourly rate £23.00 £20.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.19% -10.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -16.00%

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 24 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 24 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 24 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 +4 1262 £375 +6.38% 907
London 0 652 £375 - 379
South East +5 292 £325 -1.51% 177
City of London +11 148 £375 +7.14% 119
Berkshire +2 122 £325 -7.14% 46
East of England -7 75 £405 +26.56% 55
South West +7 68 £375 +2.73% 67
North West +6 44 £370 +18.40% 90
West Midlands -16 44 £375 -9.09% 33
East Midlands +27 40 £420 +273.33% 29
Hampshire -12 39 £275 -25.42% 16
Reading +7 37 £281 -7.78% 12
Buckinghamshire +6 34 £375 +7.14% 19
Hertfordshire -8 31 £465 +43.07% 14
Surrey -22 31 £275 -6.77% 25
Manchester -4 30 £344 +10.88% 58
Scotland -4 25 £425 +8.97% 13
Milton Keynes +9 22 £381 +52.50% 6
Bristol -3 22 £400 +8.10% 33
Northamptonshire +8 21 £420 - 7
Oxfordshire -19 20 £413 +22.22% 22
Yorkshire -27 20 £313 -10.71% 55
Northampton +8 19 £420 - 1
Canary Wharf +29 17 £235 -
Maidenhead -2 17 £295 -6.34% 7
Bedfordshire -5 17 £325 - 12
Bracknell +3 15 £194 -3.12% 2
Edinburgh -3 15 £500 +27.22% 6
Essex -3 15 £425 +123.68% 8
West Yorkshire -19 14 £325 -13.33% 31

Marketing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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 (28.21%) Finance
2 577 (20.87%) Digital Marketing
3 517 (18.70%) HTML
4 469 (16.96%) Agile Software Development
5 430 (15.55%) Telecoms
6 429 (15.52%) Business Intelligence
7 414 (14.97%) SQL
8 400 (14.47%) CSS
9 380 (13.74%) Analytics
10 360 (13.02%) JavaScript
11 359 (12.98%) Project Management
12 352 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
13 343 (12.41%) SAP
14 342 (12.37%) E-Commerce
15 325 (11.75%) Programme Management
16 321 (11.61%) Manufacturing
17 303 (10.96%) CRM
18 280 (10.13%) Electronics
19 277 (10.02%) Retail
20 275 (9.95%) Microsoft
21 268 (9.69%) DTV
22 264 (9.55%) User Experience
23 262 (9.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
24 245 (8.86%) Degree
25 241 (8.72%) Social Media
26 226 (8.17%) Advertising
27 216 (7.81%) .NET
28 207 (7.49%) HTML5
29 206 (7.45%) MS Excel
30 201 (7.27%) Adobe

Marketing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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
1 195 (7.05%) CMS
2 140 (5.06%) SAS
3 86 (3.11%) SharePoint
4 69 (2.50%) Apache
5 49 (1.77%) WordPress
6 42 (1.52%) Adobe CQ
7 40 (1.45%) Drupal
8 36 (1.30%) Tomcat
9 33 (1.19%) WebSphere
10 29 (1.05%) MS Exchange
11 21 (0.76%) Umbraco
12 20 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
13 19 (0.69%) Node.js
13 19 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
13 19 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2003
14 17 (0.61%) Confluence
15 16 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
15 16 (0.58%) IIS
16 14 (0.51%) IBM Notes
17 12 (0.43%) Kentico
Applications
1 206 (7.45%) MS Excel
2 154 (5.57%) Photoshop
3 112 (4.05%) MS Office
4 105 (3.80%) MS PowerPoint
5 75 (2.71%) Adobe Illustrator
6 47 (1.70%) SPSS
7 43 (1.56%) MS Project
8 30 (1.08%) MS Visio
8 30 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
9 22 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 16 (0.58%) InDesign
11 15 (0.54%) FastStats
12 11 (0.40%) Fireworks
13 10 (0.36%) PowerPivot
14 9 (0.33%) Acrobat
15 4 (0.14%) AutoCAD
15 4 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
16 3 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
16 3 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
17 2 (0.072%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 262 (9.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 102 (3.69%) Google Analytics
3 38 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
4 36 (1.30%) WebTrends
5 20 (0.72%) SiteCatalyst
6 14 (0.51%) SAP CRM
7 12 (0.43%) Magento
8 6 (0.22%) Optimost
8 6 (0.22%) SAP BPC
8 6 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
9 5 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
9 5 (0.18%) Oracle CRM
9 5 (0.18%) SAP ERP
10 4 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
10 4 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
11 3 (0.11%) SAP SD
11 3 (0.11%) ENOVIA
11 3 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
11 3 (0.11%) SAP FI
12 2 (0.072%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 26 (0.94%) SaaS
2 23 (0.83%) Office 365
3 20 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.22%) Force.com
7 6 (0.22%) Responsys
7 6 (0.22%) Heroku
8 3 (0.11%) Google Apps
8 3 (0.11%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.11%) PaaS
8 3 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.072%) MailChimp
10 1 (0.036%) CheetahMail
10 1 (0.036%) AWS Data Pipeline
10 1 (0.036%) GitHub
10 1 (0.036%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.036%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 86 (3.11%) Internet
2 48 (1.74%) Intranet
3 33 (1.19%) DNS
4 30 (1.08%) TCP/IP
4 30 (1.08%) LAN
5 29 (1.05%) WAN
6 22 (0.80%) Firewall
7 21 (0.76%) DHCP
8 20 (0.72%) 3G
9 17 (0.61%) LTE
10 16 (0.58%) Broadband
11 15 (0.54%) SMS
12 13 (0.47%) FTP
12 13 (0.47%) VPN
13 12 (0.43%) SAN
13 12 (0.43%) GSM
13 12 (0.43%) HTTP
13 12 (0.43%) UMTS
13 12 (0.43%) 4G
14 11 (0.40%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (6.55%) SQL Server
2 116 (4.20%) MySQL
3 107 (3.87%) Data Warehouse
4 87 (3.15%) Relational Database
5 63 (2.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 45 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 38 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
8 36 (1.30%) RDBMS
9 35 (1.27%) Hadoop
10 34 (1.23%) Big Data
11 33 (1.19%) Data Mining
12 31 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 30 (1.08%) NoSQL
14 29 (1.05%) QlikView
15 28 (1.01%) Oracle Database
16 23 (0.83%) MongoDB
17 22 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
18 21 (0.76%) SAS Enterprise Guide
19 20 (0.72%) Base SAS
20 17 (0.61%) DB2
Development Applications
1 70 (2.53%) Git (software)
2 61 (2.21%) Subversion
3 42 (1.52%) Maven
3 42 (1.52%) Dreamweaver
4 38 (1.37%) Jenkins
5 36 (1.30%) Ant
5 36 (1.30%) JIRA
6 35 (1.27%) JUnit
7 33 (1.19%) Visual Studio
8 31 (1.12%) Eclipse
9 30 (1.08%) Selenium
10 26 (0.94%) Axure RP
11 20 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
12 18 (0.65%) Mockito
13 17 (0.61%) Cucumber
14 16 (0.58%) IntelliJ
14 16 (0.58%) Grunt
15 9 (0.33%) SoapUI
15 9 (0.33%) WebDriver
16 7 (0.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 780 (28.21%) Finance
2 430 (15.55%) Telecoms
3 321 (11.61%) Manufacturing
4 280 (10.13%) Electronics
5 277 (10.02%) Retail
6 226 (8.17%) Advertising
7 106 (3.83%) Banking
8 98 (3.54%) Legal
9 78 (2.82%) Publishing
10 69 (2.50%) Games
11 42 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
12 34 (1.23%) Billing
13 30 (1.08%) Automotive
14 25 (0.90%) French Language
15 23 (0.83%) Retail Banking
16 22 (0.80%) Spanish Language
17 16 (0.58%) Law
18 14 (0.51%) German Language
19 13 (0.47%) Multimedia
19 13 (0.47%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 599 (21.66%) Developer
2 541 (19.57%) Analyst
3 234 (8.46%) Business Analyst
4 221 (7.99%) Project Manager
5 175 (6.33%) Designer
6 164 (5.93%) Architect
7 149 (5.39%) Consultant
8 113 (4.09%) Data Analyst
9 82 (2.97%) PHP Developer
9 82 (2.97%) Marketing Manager
10 81 (2.93%) Front-End Developer
11 74 (2.68%) Web Developer
12 70 (2.53%) Solutions Architect
13 64 (2.31%) Senior Developer
14 63 (2.28%) .NET Developer
15 61 (2.21%) Java Developer
16 53 (1.92%) Senior Analyst
16 53 (1.92%) Product Manager
17 45 (1.63%) Coordinator
17 45 (1.63%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 517 (18.70%) HTML
2 400 (14.47%) CSS
3 216 (7.81%) .NET
4 207 (7.49%) HTML5
5 183 (6.62%) jQuery
6 132 (4.77%) CSS3
7 125 (4.52%) Web Services
8 106 (3.83%) XML
9 99 (3.58%) ASP.NET
10 81 (2.93%) Ajax
11 63 (2.28%) AngularJS
12 51 (1.84%) Spring
12 51 (1.84%) J2EE
13 50 (1.81%) REST
14 46 (1.66%) XHTML
15 44 (1.59%) JSON
16 43 (1.56%) SOAP
17 41 (1.48%) JSP
18 39 (1.41%) .NET Framework
19 38 (1.37%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 352 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
2 268 (9.69%) DTV
3 264 (9.55%) User Experience
4 241 (8.72%) Social Media
5 100 (3.62%) Mobile App
6 59 (2.13%) Digital Media
7 58 (2.10%) Visualisation
8 57 (2.06%) Computer Science
9 52 (1.88%) FMCG
10 49 (1.77%) Management Information System
11 46 (1.66%) Data Integration
12 40 (1.45%) Open Source
13 38 (1.37%) Statistics
14 36 (1.30%) Blog
15 34 (1.23%) Copywriting
16 33 (1.19%) NHS
17 30 (1.08%) Online Games
17 30 (1.08%) Graphic Design
18 29 (1.05%) Mobile Payment
19 24 (0.87%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 144 (5.21%) Linux
2 106 (3.83%) Windows
3 71 (2.57%) Android
4 70 (2.53%) UNIX
5 65 (2.35%) Apple iOS
6 20 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (0.61%) Solaris
9 16 (0.58%) Windows 7
9 16 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.22%) CentOS
11 6 (0.22%) Fedora
12 3 (0.11%) VMS
12 3 (0.11%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.072%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.072%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.036%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.036%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.036%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 577 (20.87%) Digital Marketing
2 469 (16.96%) Agile Software Development
3 429 (15.52%) Business Intelligence
4 380 (13.74%) Analytics
5 359 (12.98%) Project Management
6 342 (12.37%) E-Commerce
7 325 (11.75%) Programme Management
8 303 (10.96%) CRM
9 185 (6.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 151 (5.46%) SEO
11 149 (5.39%) MVC
12 143 (5.17%) Content Management
13 142 (5.14%) Scrum
14 117 (4.23%) Business Analysis
15 114 (4.12%) Migration
15 114 (4.12%) TDD
16 112 (4.05%) OO
17 110 (3.98%) Email Marketing
18 109 (3.94%) Campaign Management
19 108 (3.91%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 414 (14.97%) SQL
2 360 (13.02%) JavaScript
3 186 (6.73%) Java
4 141 (5.10%) C#
5 136 (4.92%) PHP
6 47 (1.70%) VB.NET
7 39 (1.41%) T-SQL
8 38 (1.37%) Python
8 38 (1.37%) PL/SQL
9 37 (1.34%) Ruby
10 36 (1.30%) C
11 27 (0.98%) Perl
12 25 (0.90%) C++
13 22 (0.80%) VB
14 21 (0.76%) VBA
15 16 (0.58%) Bash Shell
16 14 (0.51%) PHP5
17 13 (0.47%) Shell Script
17 13 (0.47%) ActionScript
18 12 (0.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 245 (8.86%) Degree
2 38 (1.37%) Security Cleared
3 36 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 26 (0.94%) SC Cleared
5 25 (0.90%) ISEB
6 23 (0.83%) PMI Certification
7 19 (0.69%) PMP
8 18 (0.65%) MCSE
9 14 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 13 (0.47%) ACCA
11 12 (0.43%) CIMA
12 11 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (0.33%) MBA
14 7 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 7 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 6 (0.22%) ISTQB
16 5 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
16 5 (0.18%) HND
17 4 (0.14%) CISSP
17 4 (0.14%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (2.93%) QA
2 26 (0.94%) SLA
3 21 (0.76%) Data Quality
4 12 (0.43%) ISO 9001
5 8 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.22%) WAI
7 3 (0.11%) WCAG
7 3 (0.11%) P3O
8 2 (0.072%) AIFMD
8 2 (0.072%) UCITS
8 2 (0.072%) HL7
8 2 (0.072%) GMP
8 2 (0.072%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.036%) COBIT
9 1 (0.036%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.036%) JTAG
System Software
1 34 (1.23%) Active Directory
2 18 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.43%) vSphere
4 4 (0.14%) HDFS
4 4 (0.14%) XenApp
5 3 (0.11%) Varnish
6 2 (0.072%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (0.072%) Veritas File System
6 2 (0.072%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (0.072%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.036%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.036%) Firmware
7 1 (0.036%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.036%) Cronacle
7 1 (0.036%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.036%) NDS
7 1 (0.036%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.036%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 18 (0.65%) Puppet
2 15 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
4 9 (0.33%) BMC PATROL
5 7 (0.25%) Vagrant
6 3 (0.11%) Ansible
6 3 (0.11%) SCCM
7 2 (0.072%) SCOM
7 2 (0.072%) Nagios
7 2 (0.072%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.072%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.072%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.072%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (0.072%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (0.072%) Salt
8 1 (0.036%) Kibana
8 1 (0.036%) Opsview
8 1 (0.036%) logstash
8 1 (0.036%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.036%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 343 (12.41%) SAP
2 275 (9.95%) Microsoft
3 201 (7.27%) Adobe
4 136 (4.92%) Oracle
5 127 (4.59%) Google
6 100 (3.62%) Salesforce.com
7 68 (2.46%) IBM
8 53 (1.92%) Omniture
9 43 (1.56%) Tableau
10 40 (1.45%) Cisco
11 37 (1.34%) Unica
12 35 (1.27%) VMware
13 34 (1.23%) Facebook
14 33 (1.19%) Twitter
15 32 (1.16%) Eloqua
16 30 (1.08%) Business Objects
17 29 (1.05%) Siebel
18 26 (0.94%) Teradata
19 23 (0.83%) Sitecore
19 23 (0.83%) Zend
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £470.00 - £520.00 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Rate: £40000 - £47000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Bridge Noble
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £300 to £340 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Harnham
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
United Kingdom
Alain Ducasse
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £475 per day for 4 months - 2 days per week
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £500 per day 2 days per week
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
RedCat Solutions
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £300 - £315 Per Day Rate DOE Ltd Co Basis
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £100 - £200 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £300 to £350 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
People Source Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago