Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 6 months to 22 November 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.

Digital Marketing
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 28 74
Rank change year-on-year +12 +46 -4
Contract jobs citing Digital Marketing 120 55 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 15.04% 6.28% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.57% 7.36% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 38 7
Essex median daily rate £525 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% +2.94% -20.00%
10th Percentile £506 £230 £243
90th Percentile £600 £512 £415
East of England median daily rate £520 £338 £345
% change year-on-year +54.07% -2.17% -18.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 14 3
Essex median hourly rate £42.38 £39.00 £45.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.65% -14.55% +0.92%
10th Percentile £40.28 £18.00 £45.13
90th Percentile £44.48 £42.84 £46.53
East of England median hourly rate £42.38 £32.40 £45.64
% change year-on-year +30.79% -29.01% +8.80%

Digital Marketing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 683 747 945
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 85.59% 85.27% 78.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 451 518
Essex median daily rate £500 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £300 £225 £249
90th Percentile £600 £525 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 140 144
Essex median hourly rate £31.03 £31.70 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.11% +1.44% +5.93%
10th Percentile £12.26 £15.75 £15.75
90th Percentile £63.75 £43.75 £43.75
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year -1.56% +34.74% -1.53%

Digital Marketing
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Digital Marketing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Digital Marketing in Essex

Digital Marketing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Digital Marketing in Essex

Digital Marketing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Digital Marketing in Essex over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Digital Marketing in Essex

Digital Marketing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Digital Marketing in Essex

Digital Marketing
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Marketing within the Essex region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford +10 3 £538 +465.79%
Brentwood -14 3 £338 -
Witham - 2 £519 -
Digital Marketing
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Essex region with a requirement for Digital Marketing.

1 120 (100.00%) Marketing
2 119 (99.17%) Agile Software Development
3 117 (97.50%) Finance
3 117 (97.50%) Manufacturing
4 116 (96.67%) Electronics
4 116 (96.67%) Telecoms
4 116 (96.67%) Programme Management
4 116 (96.67%) SAP
4 116 (96.67%) Business Intelligence
5 115 (95.83%) TDD
6 111 (92.50%) SOA
7 107 (89.17%) Middleware
8 85 (70.83%) XML
9 81 (67.50%) JSON
9 81 (67.50%) Greenfield Project
10 73 (60.83%) Oracle
10 73 (60.83%) Maven
11 72 (60.00%) Mule
11 72 (60.00%) Oracle Service Bus
11 72 (60.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 72 (60.00%) WSO2
11 72 (60.00%) Apache Camel
12 71 (59.17%) Swagger
12 71 (59.17%) XPath
12 71 (59.17%) XSLT
12 71 (59.17%) WireMock
13 42 (35.00%) Scrum
14 36 (30.00%) SOAP
15 32 (26.67%) Web Services
16 31 (25.83%) Continuous Integration

Digital Marketing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 72 (60.00%) Mule
1 72 (60.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 72 (60.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (1.67%) CMS
3 1 (0.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.83%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.50%) Dynamics 365
1 3 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.83%) GitHub
3 1 (0.83%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.83%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
2 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 73 (60.83%) Maven
2 28 (23.33%) Jenkins
3 7 (5.83%) SoapUI
4 3 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.50%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.83%) Ant
5 1 (0.83%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.83%) Gradle
5 1 (0.83%) Grunt
5 1 (0.83%) JIRA
5 1 (0.83%) JMeter
5 1 (0.83%) JUnit
5 1 (0.83%) XMLSpy
General
1 120 (100.00%) Marketing
2 117 (97.50%) Finance
2 117 (97.50%) Manufacturing
3 116 (96.67%) Electronics
3 116 (96.67%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.50%) Back Office
4 3 (2.50%) Local Government
5 2 (1.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 78 (65.00%) Developer
2 58 (48.33%) Integration Developer
3 57 (47.50%) Agile Developer
4 55 (45.83%) SOA Developer
5 44 (36.67%) Senior Developer
6 27 (22.50%) DevOps Engineer
7 26 (21.67%) Lead Developer
7 26 (21.67%) Senior Agile Developer
8 20 (16.67%) Middleware Engineer
9 16 (13.33%) Integration Engineer
10 6 (5.00%) Agile Tester
10 6 (5.00%) Senior Agile Tester
10 6 (5.00%) Senior Tester
10 6 (5.00%) SOA Tester
10 6 (5.00%) Tester
11 5 (4.17%) Analyst
11 5 (4.17%) Business Analyst
11 5 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
11 5 (4.17%) Technical Business Analyst
12 4 (3.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (89.17%) Middleware
2 85 (70.83%) XML
3 81 (67.50%) JSON
4 72 (60.00%) Apache Camel
5 71 (59.17%) Swagger
5 71 (59.17%) WireMock
5 71 (59.17%) XSLT
6 36 (30.00%) SOAP
7 32 (26.67%) Web Services
8 24 (20.00%) RESTful
9 11 (9.17%) WSDL
10 10 (8.33%) XSD
11 6 (5.00%) REST
12 4 (3.33%) JSON Schema
13 3 (2.50%) .NET
13 3 (2.50%) Ajax
13 3 (2.50%) AngularJS
13 3 (2.50%) CSS
13 3 (2.50%) HTML
13 3 (2.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 81 (67.50%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (0.83%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (99.17%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (96.67%) Business Intelligence
2 116 (96.67%) Programme Management
3 115 (95.83%) TDD
4 111 (92.50%) SOA
5 42 (35.00%) Scrum
6 31 (25.83%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (25.00%) DevOps
8 27 (22.50%) Configuration Management
9 6 (5.00%) API Testing
10 5 (4.17%) API Design
10 5 (4.17%) Business Analysis
11 4 (3.33%) Coaching
12 3 (2.50%) Continuous Delivery
12 3 (2.50%) Kanban
12 3 (2.50%) Release Management
12 3 (2.50%) User Stories
13 2 (1.67%) B2C
13 2 (1.67%) Content Management
13 2 (1.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 71 (59.17%) XPath
2 26 (21.67%) Java
3 6 (5.00%) Groovy
4 4 (3.33%) SQL
5 3 (2.50%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.50%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (0.83%) Degree
Systems Management
1 27 (22.50%) Opscode Chef
1 27 (22.50%) Puppet
2 4 (3.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 116 (96.67%) SAP
2 73 (60.83%) Oracle
3 72 (60.00%) WSO2
4 2 (1.67%) Adobe
5 1 (0.83%) CA
5 1 (0.83%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (0.83%) Google
5 1 (0.83%) Omniture