The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Marketing in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Marketing over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Marketing
Rank 19 16 24
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs citing Marketing 3 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 2.54% 11.01% 1.04%
As % of the General category 7.50% 18.18% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £235 £163
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +44.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -34.04%
Marketing
Hertfordshire

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

General Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
40 66 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 33.90% 60.55% 61.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 18
Average daily rate £378 £400 £386
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.62% +3.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £540 £643
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £14.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+19.31% -12.00%

Marketing
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Marketing Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Marketing
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Marketing Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Marketing
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Marketing Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

Marketing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 9 (90.00%) User Experience
2 8 (80.00%) CSS
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
3 5 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (50.00%) Photoshop
3 5 (50.00%) HTML5
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
5 3 (30.00%) Validation
5 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (30.00%) Retail
5 3 (30.00%) jQuery
5 3 (30.00%) Axure RP
5 3 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
6 2 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) Scrum
7 1 (10.00%) Spring
7 1 (10.00%) Web Development
7 1 (10.00%) QA
7 1 (10.00%) Use Case
7 1 (10.00%) Time Management
7 1 (10.00%) Intranet
7 1 (10.00%) Internet
7 1 (10.00%) Extranet
7 1 (10.00%) Project Management
7 1 (10.00%) SEO

Marketing
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 5 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (50.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (30.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Designer
2 5 (50.00%) Digital Designer
3 3 (30.00%) UX Designer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior UX Designer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Designer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior UI Designer
4 2 (20.00%) UI Designer
4 2 (20.00%) Interface Designer
5 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Campaign Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) CSS
1 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (30.00%) jQuery
3 3 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (10.00%) Spring
4 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) User Experience
2 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Validation
2 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) Use Case
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) SEO
4 1 (10.00%) Campaign Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA