The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Digital Marketing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Digital Marketing over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Digital Marketing
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 58 54 56
Rank change year-on-year -4 +2  
Contract jobs citing Digital Marketing 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.15% 0.47% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.57% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Median daily rate £430 £375 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.66% +44.23%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £350 £356
% change year-on-year +21.42% -1.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +75.00% -  

Digital Marketing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 526 523 546
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 81.05% 81.21% 76.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 329 334
Median daily rate £421 £376 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.18% +0.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 18
Median hourly rate £14.63 £13.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.37% -41.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.44 £8.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £40.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Digital Marketing
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Digital Marketing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Digital Marketing in Birmingham

Digital Marketing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Digital Marketing in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Digital Marketing in Birmingham

Digital Marketing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Digital Marketing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Digital Marketing.

1 5 (100.00%) Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (60.00%) Electronics
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (60.00%) SAP
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (40.00%) Web Design
3 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (40.00%) React
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) LDAP
4 1 (20.00%) OOD
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) Migration

Digital Marketing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Moq
1 1 (20.00%) NUnit
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (100.00%) Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) Electronics
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# WCF Developer
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) UI Developer
3 1 (20.00%) WCF Developer
3 1 (20.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) React
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (40.00%) Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) OOD
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Server Building
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (20.00%) VMware