The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Marketing in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Marketing over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Marketing
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 38 48
Rank change year-on-year -12 +10  
Contract jobs citing Marketing 6 32 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.99% 3.89% 2.49%
As % of the General category 2.90% 11.15% 7.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 15
Median daily rate £288 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.68% +6.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £186 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £463 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% -20.00%  

Marketing is in the common 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 common skills.

General Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 207 287 269
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 34.27% 34.87% 35.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 212 186
Median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
Median hourly rate £28.75 £37.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.33% +141.93%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.95 £36.50 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.05 £37.80 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.38 £22.67
% change year-on-year +23.07% +7.54%  

Marketing
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Marketing in Birmingham

Marketing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Marketing in Birmingham

Marketing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Marketing in Birmingham over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Marketing in Birmingham

Marketing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Marketing in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing 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 Marketing.

1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
2 7 (38.89%) HTML
2 7 (38.89%) CSS
3 5 (27.78%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 3 (16.67%) PHP
5 3 (16.67%) .NET
5 3 (16.67%) MySQL
5 3 (16.67%) OO
5 3 (16.67%) MVC
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (16.67%) TDD
5 3 (16.67%) Analytics
5 3 (16.67%) Qualitative Research
5 3 (16.67%) PHP 5
5 3 (16.67%) PHP 4
5 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 3 (16.67%) RESTful
5 3 (16.67%) OO PHP
5 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (16.67%) Quantitative Research
6 2 (11.11%) Digital Analytics
6 2 (11.11%) Front End Development
6 2 (11.11%) Time Management
6 2 (11.11%) WordPress
6 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
6 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared

Marketing
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Adobe Analytics
1 2 (11.11%) GitHub
2 1 (5.56%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (5.56%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
1 1 (5.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) PHPUnit
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.11%) Advertising
3 2 (11.11%) Electronics
3 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Digital Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Digital Insight Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Insight Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (11.11%) PHP Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Symfony Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Designer
5 1 (5.56%) Marketing Executive
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (5.56%) UI Designer
5 1 (5.56%) UI Developer
5 1 (5.56%) UX Designer
5 1 (5.56%) Web Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) CSS
1 7 (38.89%) HTML
2 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
3 3 (16.67%) .NET
3 3 (16.67%) RESTful
4 2 (11.11%) Node.js
4 2 (11.11%) Symfony
5 1 (5.56%) Ajax
5 1 (5.56%) CSS3
5 1 (5.56%) HTML5
5 1 (5.56%) jQuery
5 1 (5.56%) Laravel
5 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) CMDB
2 1 (5.56%) Public Cloud
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (16.67%) Analytics
3 3 (16.67%) MVC
3 3 (16.67%) OO
3 3 (16.67%) OO PHP
3 3 (16.67%) Qualitative Research
3 3 (16.67%) Quantitative Research
3 3 (16.67%) TDD
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Digital Analytics
4 2 (11.11%) Front End Development
4 2 (11.11%) Health Informatics
4 2 (11.11%) Informatics
4 2 (11.11%) Information Management
4 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 2 (11.11%) Resource Management
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.11%) Time Management
4 2 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 3 (16.67%) PHP
2 3 (16.67%) PHP 4
2 3 (16.67%) PHP 5
3 2 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Adobe
2 2 (11.11%) Omniture
2 2 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) Google
3 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow