The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Marketing in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Marketing over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Wales 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Marketing
Rank 59 41 42
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +1
Contract jobs citing Marketing 7 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.97% 0.47% 1.76%
As % of the General category 3.24% 1.18% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 7
Average daily rate £350 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £263 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £363 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £330 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.21% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.33 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+24.09% +1.91%
General Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
216 169 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 30.00% 39.95% 35.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 108 111
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £300 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Average hourly rate £32.50 £19.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.05% -39.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £17.25 £23.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £19.70 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Marketing
UK

Marketing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Marketing Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Marketing
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Marketing Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Marketing
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Marketing across the Wales region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Marketing Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Marketing
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Marketing Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Marketing
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Marketing within the Wales region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -12 3 £450 +20.00% 4
West Wales -21 2 £325 +30.00%
North Wales - - - - 1
Marketing
UK

Marketing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
1 5 (55.56%) jQuery
1 5 (55.56%) HTML5
1 5 (55.56%) CSS3
2 4 (44.44%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (44.44%) Adobe
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) CRM
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) MS Project
4 2 (22.22%) MS Office
4 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) .NET
5 1 (11.11%) MySQL
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) PHP
5 1 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (11.11%) GAMP
5 1 (11.11%) GxP
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) Web Services
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) OO

Marketing
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Project
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (11.11%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
1 5 (55.56%) Front-End Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Front-End Web Developer
2 4 (44.44%) UI Programmer
2 4 (44.44%) Web Developer
2 4 (44.44%) UI Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Web Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
1 5 (55.56%) jQuery
1 5 (55.56%) HTML5
1 5 (55.56%) CSS3
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) NHS
1 1 (11.11%) IPTV
1 1 (11.11%) FMCG
1 1 (11.11%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) SEO
4 1 (11.11%) Validation
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (11.11%) GAMP
1 1 (11.11%) GxP
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Adobe
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) JD Edwards
3 1 (11.11%) Sage
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) SAP