Period
to 9 December 2018

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 6 months to 9 December 2018 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
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 110 94
Rank change year-on-year -16 -16 +23
Contract jobs citing Marketing 101 99 136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.70% 1.76% 2.07%
As % of the General category 6.55% 5.29% 6.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 66 96
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +1.97%
10th Percentile £258 £154 £238
90th Percentile £573 £616 £553
England median daily rate £450 £427 £400
% change year-on-year +5.29% +6.84% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 4
North West median hourly rate £17.50 - £20.25
10th Percentile £13.12 - £10.58
90th Percentile £22.36 - £35.55
England median hourly rate £24.11 £28.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -15.40% +42.50% -11.11%

Marketing is in the General Skills category. The following 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.

All General Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,541 1,873 1,987
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 25.89% 33.22% 30.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 927 1,196 1,277
North West median daily rate £410 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.61% +3.13% -4.19%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £575 £613 £550
England median daily rate £493 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +3.68% +5.56% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 86 80
North West median hourly rate £23.65 £26.50 £23.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.75% +10.77% -21.62%
10th Percentile £13.05 £12.18 £12.46
90th Percentile £43.55 £56.25 £56.09
England median hourly rate £24.00 £26.44 £24.44
% change year-on-year -9.23% +8.18% -2.24%

Marketing
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Marketing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

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 6 months to 9 December 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Marketing in the North West over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 9 December 2018. 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
Manchester -23 51 £388 -14.84% 97
Cheshire +6 25 £425 +94.29% 25
Lancashire -11 15 £344 -8.33% 17
Merseyside -12 7 £308 -18.00% 7
Marketing
England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Marketing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Marketing.

1 35 (34.65%) Digital Marketing
2 33 (32.67%) Finance
3 32 (31.68%) Manufacturing
4 26 (25.74%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (22.77%) SAP
6 21 (20.79%) Telecoms
7 20 (19.80%) Programme Management
7 20 (19.80%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (18.81%) Electronics
9 16 (15.84%) RESTful
10 15 (14.85%) Microsoft
11 14 (13.86%) JavaScript
11 14 (13.86%) Analytics
12 13 (12.87%) Validation
13 12 (11.88%) Scrum
13 12 (11.88%) Java
14 11 (10.89%) Retail
14 11 (10.89%) Degree
15 10 (9.90%) Selenium
15 10 (9.90%) Performance Testing
15 10 (9.90%) Integration Testing
15 10 (9.90%) Office 365
15 10 (9.90%) Test Automation
15 10 (9.90%) WebDriver
15 10 (9.90%) JMeter
15 10 (9.90%) COBOL
15 10 (9.90%) DB2
15 10 (9.90%) Microsoft Office
15 10 (9.90%) OOP
15 10 (9.90%) OO

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 3 (2.97%) SAS
2 2 (1.98%) CMS
2 2 (1.98%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.98%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (9.90%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (2.97%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.98%) Acrobat
3 2 (1.98%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (1.98%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.98%) InDesign
3 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.99%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.98%) Elite 3E
1 2 (1.98%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.99%) Magento
2 1 (0.99%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.99%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.90%) Office 365
2 6 (5.94%) OneDrive
3 5 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.96%) Google Analytics
5 3 (2.97%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (1.98%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.98%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (0.99%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.99%) SaaS
7 1 (0.99%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 1 (0.99%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 1 (0.99%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.98%) Skype
2 1 (0.99%) Internet
2 1 (0.99%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.90%) DB2
2 7 (6.93%) MongoDB
3 6 (5.94%) MySQL
4 5 (4.95%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.99%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.99%) Base SAS
6 1 (0.99%) Big Data
6 1 (0.99%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.99%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.99%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (9.90%) JMeter
1 10 (9.90%) Selenium
1 10 (9.90%) WebDriver
2 2 (1.98%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.98%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.99%) Grunt
3 1 (0.99%) gulp
3 1 (0.99%) JUnit
General
1 33 (32.67%) Finance
2 32 (31.68%) Manufacturing
3 21 (20.79%) Telecoms
4 19 (18.81%) Electronics
5 11 (10.89%) Retail
6 6 (5.94%) Legal
7 3 (2.97%) Billing
7 3 (2.97%) Law
8 1 (0.99%) Banking
8 1 (0.99%) Front Office
8 1 (0.99%) German Language
8 1 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 36 (35.64%) Developer
2 10 (9.90%) Tester
3 8 (7.92%) Automation Tester
3 8 (7.92%) COBOL Developer
4 7 (6.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (5.94%) Designer
5 6 (5.94%) Senior Manager
6 5 (4.95%) Analyst
6 5 (4.95%) Node.js Developer
6 5 (4.95%) Project Manager
6 5 (4.95%) React Developer
7 4 (3.96%) Architect
7 4 (3.96%) Consultant
7 4 (3.96%) Customer Engineer
7 4 (3.96%) PHP Developer
8 3 (2.97%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (2.97%) Senior Customer Engineer
8 3 (2.97%) Senior Delivery Manager
8 3 (2.97%) Support Engineer
8 3 (2.97%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (15.84%) RESTful
2 10 (9.90%) Taurus
3 9 (8.91%) .NET
3 9 (8.91%) HTML
4 8 (7.92%) CSS
5 7 (6.93%) RabbitMQ
5 7 (6.93%) React
6 6 (5.94%) Dojo
6 6 (5.94%) LAMP
6 6 (5.94%) Node.js
6 6 (5.94%) Zend Framework
7 3 (2.97%) AngularJS
7 3 (2.97%) Doctrine
7 3 (2.97%) Web Services
8 2 (1.98%) .NET Core
8 2 (1.98%) Spring
8 2 (1.98%) Spring Boot
9 1 (0.99%) J2EE
9 1 (0.99%) Lucene
9 1 (0.99%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.92%) User Experience
3 6 (5.94%) Social Media
4 4 (3.96%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.98%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.98%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.98%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.99%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.99%) BYOD
6 1 (0.99%) Fintech
6 1 (0.99%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.99%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.99%) Motion Graphics
6 1 (0.99%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.92%) Windows
2 7 (6.93%) Apple iOS
2 7 (6.93%) Windows 10
3 6 (5.94%) Mac OS
4 2 (1.98%) Linux
5 1 (0.99%) Android
5 1 (0.99%) Kali Linux
5 1 (0.99%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.99%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (34.65%) Digital Marketing
2 26 (25.74%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (19.80%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (19.80%) Programme Management
4 14 (13.86%) Analytics
5 13 (12.87%) Validation
6 12 (11.88%) Scrum
7 10 (9.90%) Integration Testing
7 10 (9.90%) OO
7 10 (9.90%) OOP
7 10 (9.90%) Performance Testing
7 10 (9.90%) Test Automation
8 9 (8.91%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (8.91%) Exploratory Testing
8 9 (8.91%) Manual Testing
8 9 (8.91%) SDET
9 8 (7.92%) Workflow
10 7 (6.93%) BDD
10 7 (6.93%) Front End Development
10 7 (6.93%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (13.86%) JavaScript
2 12 (11.88%) Java
3 10 (9.90%) COBOL
4 8 (7.92%) C#
4 8 (7.92%) PHP
5 6 (5.94%) PHP 5
5 6 (5.94%) SQL
6 2 (1.98%) Java 8
6 2 (1.98%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.99%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.99%) Python
7 1 (0.99%) R
7 1 (0.99%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (10.89%) Degree
2 9 (8.91%) Master's Degree
2 9 (8.91%) SC Cleared
2 9 (8.91%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.95%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.99%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.98%) GDPR
1 2 (1.98%) QA
2 1 (0.99%) COSHH
2 1 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (5.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.99%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (6.93%) SCCM
2 6 (5.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.99%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 23 (22.77%) SAP
2 15 (14.85%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.93%) ServiceNow
4 6 (5.94%) Apple
4 6 (5.94%) Zend
5 4 (3.96%) Google
5 4 (3.96%) Oracle
5 4 (3.96%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.97%) Adobe
6 3 (2.97%) Facebook
6 3 (2.97%) hybris
6 3 (2.97%) Twitter
7 2 (1.98%) Intapp
7 2 (1.98%) Reuters
8 1 (0.99%) Ensighten
8 1 (0.99%) Optimizely
8 1 (0.99%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.99%) Tableau
8 1 (0.99%) Xamarin