The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Marketing in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Marketing over the 3 months to 29 March 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
England / North West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 95 109
Rank change year-on-year +19 +14  
Contract jobs citing Marketing 52 63 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.01% 1.63% 1.25%
As % of the General category 6.02% 5.00% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 47 30
Median daily rate £350 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.77% +2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £230 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +254.16%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £19.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year +60.52% +16.92%  

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 the North West with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 864 1260 1336
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 33.44% 32.57% 36.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 506 784 698
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £253 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 52 66
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.54 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.18% +26.98%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.91 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% +20.00%  

Marketing
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

Marketing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Marketing in the North West

Marketing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Marketing in the North West over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Marketing in the North West

Marketing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Marketing in the North West

Marketing
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Marketing within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +16 27 £375 +15.38% 65
Lancashire +27 9 £250 - 10
Cheshire +14 8 £250 -41.17% 21
Merseyside +3 6 £363 -3.33% 8
Marketing
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 North West region with a requirement for Marketing.

1 43 (37.72%) Finance
2 33 (28.95%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (28.95%) Digital Marketing
3 31 (27.19%) SAP
3 31 (27.19%) Manufacturing
4 29 (25.44%) Telecoms
5 28 (24.56%) Programme Management
6 26 (22.81%) Electronics
6 26 (22.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 22 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (16.67%) Java
9 17 (14.91%) SQL
9 17 (14.91%) Big Data
10 16 (14.04%) Python
11 15 (13.16%) CRM
12 14 (12.28%) Analytics
13 13 (11.40%) JavaScript
13 13 (11.40%) Retail
13 13 (11.40%) Google
14 12 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (10.53%) Hadoop
14 12 (10.53%) Open Source
14 12 (10.53%) Apache Spark
15 11 (9.65%) Microsoft Azure
15 11 (9.65%) User Experience
15 11 (9.65%) Continuous Delivery
15 11 (9.65%) C
15 11 (9.65%) Project Management
16 9 (7.89%) SQL Server
16 9 (7.89%) Microsoft

Marketing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 12 (10.53%) Apache Spark
2 6 (5.26%) SAS
3 4 (3.51%) CMS
4 2 (1.75%) Drupal
5 1 (0.88%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.88%) Confluence
5 1 (0.88%) Kentico
5 1 (0.88%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.88%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (7.02%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (4.39%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (2.63%) InDesign
4 3 (2.63%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.75%) MS Office
5 2 (1.75%) SPSS
6 1 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.88%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 26 (22.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (3.51%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (2.63%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.88%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.88%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (7.89%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (2.63%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.75%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.88%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (0.88%) SAN
1 1 (0.88%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.91%) Big Data
2 12 (10.53%) Hadoop
3 9 (7.89%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.39%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.51%) MySQL
6 3 (2.63%) Data Mining
6 3 (2.63%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 2 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.75%) Couchbase
7 2 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.75%) Electronic Patient Records
7 2 (1.75%) HDInsight
7 2 (1.75%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.75%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.75%) Spark SQL
8 1 (0.88%) Impala
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.88%) SAS Visual Analytics
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.88%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 7 (6.14%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.51%) JIRA
3 3 (2.63%) Grunt
3 3 (2.63%) Selenium
4 2 (1.75%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.75%) gulp
4 2 (1.75%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.88%) Babel
5 1 (0.88%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.88%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.88%) ProC
5 1 (0.88%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.88%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.88%) WebDriver
General
1 43 (37.72%) Finance
2 31 (27.19%) Manufacturing
3 29 (25.44%) Telecoms
4 26 (22.81%) Electronics
5 13 (11.40%) Retail
6 6 (5.26%) Advertising
7 5 (4.39%) Banking
8 4 (3.51%) Publishing
9 3 (2.63%) Legal
10 2 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.88%) Avionics
11 1 (0.88%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 24 (21.05%) Analyst
2 21 (18.42%) Developer
3 14 (12.28%) Business Analyst
4 8 (7.02%) Consultant
4 8 (7.02%) CRM Analyst
4 8 (7.02%) CRM Business Analyst
5 7 (6.14%) Data Engineer
6 5 (4.39%) Project Manager
7 4 (3.51%) Big Data Engineer
7 4 (3.51%) Communications Manager
7 4 (3.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (3.51%) Hadoop Engineer
8 3 (2.63%) Artworker
8 3 (2.63%) Creative Artworker
8 3 (2.63%) Data Scientist
8 3 (2.63%) Designer
8 3 (2.63%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (2.63%) Marketing Manager
8 3 (2.63%) Report Writer
8 3 (2.63%) Research Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.02%) CSS
1 8 (7.02%) HTML
2 6 (5.26%) .NET
2 6 (5.26%) AngularJS
2 6 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 6 (5.26%) Web Services
3 5 (4.39%) HTML5
3 5 (4.39%) Node.js
4 4 (3.51%) CSS3
4 4 (3.51%) jQuery
4 4 (3.51%) React
4 4 (3.51%) XML
5 2 (1.75%) Ajax
5 2 (1.75%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.75%) DOM
5 2 (1.75%) Redux
5 2 (1.75%) SAX
5 2 (1.75%) SOAP
5 2 (1.75%) Spark Streaming
5 2 (1.75%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.65%) User Experience
2 7 (6.14%) Credit Risk
3 5 (4.39%) Algorithms
3 5 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.39%) FMCG
3 5 (4.39%) Social Media
4 3 (2.63%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.63%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (1.75%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.75%) Life Science
6 1 (0.88%) Blog
6 1 (0.88%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (0.88%) Clustering
6 1 (0.88%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (0.88%) EPoS
6 1 (0.88%) Fintech
6 1 (0.88%) iPad
6 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.88%) PKI
6 1 (0.88%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.26%) Linux
1 6 (5.26%) Windows
2 3 (2.63%) Unix
2 3 (2.63%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.88%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.88%) Solaris
3 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (28.95%) Business Intelligence
1 33 (28.95%) Digital Marketing
2 28 (24.56%) Programme Management
3 22 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (13.16%) CRM
5 14 (12.28%) Analytics
6 12 (10.53%) Open Source
6 12 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (9.65%) Continuous Delivery
7 11 (9.65%) Project Management
8 8 (7.02%) Business Analysis
8 8 (7.02%) Web Analytics
9 7 (6.14%) Scrum
9 7 (6.14%) TDD
9 7 (6.14%) Test Scripting
10 6 (5.26%) BDD
10 6 (5.26%) Copywriting
10 6 (5.26%) ETL
10 6 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
10 6 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (16.67%) Java
2 17 (14.91%) SQL
3 16 (14.04%) Python
4 13 (11.40%) JavaScript
5 11 (9.65%) C
6 5 (4.39%) C#
7 3 (2.63%) PHP
7 3 (2.63%) R
8 2 (1.75%) C++
8 2 (1.75%) ES6
8 2 (1.75%) F#
8 2 (1.75%) Groovy
8 2 (1.75%) Ruby
8 2 (1.75%) Scala
8 2 (1.75%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.88%) PROC SQL
9 1 (0.88%) SAS Macro
9 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (7.02%) Degree
2 6 (5.26%) ISEB
2 6 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 6 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.63%) PhD
4 1 (0.88%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.39%) PMO
2 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.88%) GDPR
2 1 (0.88%) GMP
2 1 (0.88%) GxP
2 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.75%) Docker
2 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.88%) Veritas File System
2 1 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.88%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.88%) Puppet
2 1 (0.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 31 (27.19%) SAP
2 13 (11.40%) Google
3 9 (7.89%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.39%) Adobe
4 5 (4.39%) Oracle
5 2 (1.75%) EMC
5 2 (1.75%) hybris
5 2 (1.75%) IBM
5 2 (1.75%) Informatica
5 2 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.75%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.75%) Tableau
5 2 (1.75%) VMware
6 1 (0.88%) 3PAR
6 1 (0.88%) Acronis
6 1 (0.88%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.88%) Hortonworks
6 1 (0.88%) Remedy
6 1 (0.88%) Snow
6 1 (0.88%) Talend
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