The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Marketing in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Marketing over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Marketing
Rank 76 69 77
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Contract jobs citing Marketing 40 41 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.56% 1.87% 1.73%
As % of the General category 5.25% 5.68% 5.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 22 12
Average daily rate
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£325 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £301 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Average hourly rate £21.00 £9.30 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.80% -75.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £21.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-22.61% +21.21%
Marketing
England

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

General Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
762 722 558
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.77% 32.95% 30.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 335 228
Average daily rate £400 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 54 86
Average hourly rate £29.00 £17.46 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.14% -47.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.89 £41.09 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -18.18%

Marketing
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Marketing Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Marketing
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Marketing Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Marketing
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Marketing across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Marketing Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Marketing
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Marketing Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Marketing
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Marketing within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
Coventry +14 13 £325 -7.14% 3
Birmingham -5 13 £350 -12.50% 12
Warwickshire 0 5 £283 -52.91% 2
Worcestershire -1 1 £500 - 1
Staffordshire -8 1 - - 5
Shropshire - 1 - - 1
Wolverhampton - 1 - - 2
Herefordshire - - - -
Solihull - - - - 1
Walsall - - - -
Marketing
England

Marketing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 25 (31.65%) Digital Marketing
2 18 (22.78%) Finance
3 15 (18.99%) SAP
3 15 (18.99%) E-Commerce
3 15 (18.99%) User Experience
4 14 (17.72%) SQL
4 14 (17.72%) Web Design
5 13 (16.46%) JavaScript
5 13 (16.46%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (15.19%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (15.19%) Retail
7 11 (13.92%) Manufacturing
7 11 (13.92%) HTML
7 11 (13.92%) CSS
7 11 (13.92%) Degree
8 10 (12.66%) Analytics
9 9 (11.39%) AngularJS
9 9 (11.39%) Social Media
9 9 (11.39%) CRM
9 9 (11.39%) SEO
9 9 (11.39%) Teradata
10 8 (10.13%) Programme Management
10 8 (10.13%) Electronics
10 8 (10.13%) Telecoms
10 8 (10.13%) DTV
10 8 (10.13%) Photoshop
10 8 (10.13%) SAS
10 8 (10.13%) Online Marketing
10 8 (10.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 7 (8.86%) Pay per click

Marketing
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (10.13%) SAS
2 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.53%) WordPress
3 1 (1.27%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.27%) IIS
3 1 (1.27%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (10.13%) Photoshop
2 5 (6.33%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (3.80%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.53%) MS Office
4 2 (2.53%) MS Excel
5 1 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (10.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.53%) BPCS
2 2 (2.53%) SAP HCM
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.27%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.27%) WebTrends
3 1 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.27%) Line 500
3 1 (1.27%) Sage 1000
3 1 (1.27%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.27%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.53%) SMS
1 2 (2.53%) VPN
1 2 (2.53%) Firewall
1 2 (2.53%) IPsec
1 2 (2.53%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (2.53%) NetScaler
2 1 (1.27%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.27%) Intranet
2 1 (1.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.33%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.06%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.06%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 3 (3.80%) Base SAS
4 2 (2.53%) WhereScape RED
4 2 (2.53%) Big Data
4 2 (2.53%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (2.53%) Cognos Report Studio
4 2 (2.53%) Cognos Transformer
4 2 (2.53%) MySQL
4 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.27%) MS Access
5 1 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.27%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.27%) SAP BI
5 1 (1.27%) Sqoop
5 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.27%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (2.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.53%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (22.78%) Finance
2 12 (15.19%) Retail
3 11 (13.92%) Manufacturing
4 8 (10.13%) Electronics
4 8 (10.13%) Telecoms
5 4 (5.06%) Automotive
6 2 (2.53%) Advertising
6 2 (2.53%) Banking
7 1 (1.27%) Billing
7 1 (1.27%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (29.11%) Analyst
2 15 (18.99%) Developer
3 7 (8.86%) Designer
3 7 (8.86%) Front-End Developer
4 6 (7.59%) Campaign Analyst
5 5 (6.33%) UX Designer
5 5 (6.33%) Consultant
5 5 (6.33%) Product Manager
6 4 (5.06%) Architect
6 4 (5.06%) Business Analyst
7 3 (3.80%) Project Manager
7 3 (3.80%) Teradata Analyst
8 2 (2.53%) WordPress Developer
8 2 (2.53%) Citrix Support
8 2 (2.53%) Network Engineer
8 2 (2.53%) Coordinator
8 2 (2.53%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (2.53%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (2.53%) Network Analyst
8 2 (2.53%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.92%) CSS
1 11 (13.92%) HTML
2 9 (11.39%) AngularJS
3 5 (6.33%) HTML5
4 4 (5.06%) CSS3
4 4 (5.06%) .NET
5 2 (2.53%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.53%) Sass
5 2 (2.53%) jQuery
6 1 (1.27%) Itk
6 1 (1.27%) WCF
6 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.27%) XML
6 1 (1.27%) XSD
6 1 (1.27%) Flash
6 1 (1.27%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.99%) User Experience
2 13 (16.46%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (11.39%) Social Media
4 8 (10.13%) DTV
5 7 (8.86%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.53%) NHS
7 1 (1.27%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.27%) Economics
7 1 (1.27%) Photography
7 1 (1.27%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.27%) Copywriting
7 1 (1.27%) Blog
7 1 (1.27%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.27%) UNIX
1 1 (1.27%) AIX
1 1 (1.27%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (31.65%) Digital Marketing
2 15 (18.99%) E-Commerce
3 14 (17.72%) Web Design
4 12 (15.19%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (12.66%) Analytics
6 9 (11.39%) SEO
6 9 (11.39%) CRM
7 8 (10.13%) Programme Management
7 8 (10.13%) Online Marketing
8 7 (8.86%) Unit Testing
8 7 (8.86%) Pay per click
9 6 (7.59%) Direct Marketing
9 6 (7.59%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (6.33%) Content Management
10 5 (6.33%) Project Management
10 5 (6.33%) Data Protection
10 5 (6.33%) Information Architecture
10 5 (6.33%) Campaign Management
11 4 (5.06%) ERP
11 4 (5.06%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.72%) SQL
2 13 (16.46%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.53%) PHP
3 2 (2.53%) C#
3 2 (2.53%) Java
4 1 (1.27%) VB
4 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.27%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (13.92%) Degree
2 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.53%) CCNP
2 2 (2.53%) CCNA
2 2 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) QA
2 2 (2.53%) SLA
2 2 (2.53%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.27%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.53%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.53%) XenApp
1 2 (2.53%) XenDesktop
1 2 (2.53%) vSphere
Vendors
1 15 (18.99%) SAP
2 9 (11.39%) Teradata
3 7 (8.86%) Aprimo
3 7 (8.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.53%) Adobe
4 2 (2.53%) Cognos
4 2 (2.53%) Cisco
4 2 (2.53%) IBM
4 2 (2.53%) Citrix
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle
4 2 (2.53%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.53%) F5
4 2 (2.53%) VMware
4 2 (2.53%) AppSense
4 2 (2.53%) Google
5 1 (1.27%) Omniture
5 1 (1.27%) Splunk
5 1 (1.27%) Verint
5 1 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.27%) Business Objects
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