Period
to 17 August 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Marketing in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Marketing over the 6 months to 17 August 2019 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 > South East
6 months to
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 97 78 58
Rank change year-on-year -19 -20 +17
Contract jobs citing Marketing 356 518 590
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.41% 3.08% 3.70%
As % of the General category 7.40% 9.52% 10.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 304 348
South East median daily rate £425 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +13.33%
10th Percentile £148 £150 £206
90th Percentile £625 £575 £575
England median daily rate £450 £438 £435
% change year-on-year +2.86% +0.57% +8.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 33
South East median hourly rate £28.00 £34.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +70.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £18.19 £15.90 £14.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £51.50 £47.75
England median hourly rate £23.50 £33.00 £21.16
% change year-on-year -28.79% +55.99% +12.69%

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 South East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 4,809 5,444 5,758
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.58% 32.38% 36.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,586 3,046 3,145
South East median daily rate £450 £433 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.05% +2.37% +3.05%
10th Percentile £275 £260 £250
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £467
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.71% +3.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 166 220
South East median hourly rate £36.75 £31.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.55% +55.00% -10.51%
10th Percentile £15.38 £13.50 £11.60
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.63 £47.50
England median hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year +30.00% -1.96% +7.69%

Marketing
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Marketing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Marketing in the South East

Marketing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Marketing in the South East

Marketing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Marketing in the South East over the 6 months to 17 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Marketing in the South East

Marketing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Marketing in the South East

Marketing
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Marketing in the South East over the 6 months to 17 August 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Marketing in the South East

Marketing
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Marketing within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 August 2019. 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
Thames Valley -15 178 £394 +1.61% 74
Berkshire -11 154 £394 +5.00% 34
Hampshire +28 64 £500 +14.29% 29
Surrey +6 58 £400 -5.88% 36
West Sussex -33 24 £260 -20.00% 8
East Sussex -17 20 £218 -20.91% 1
Buckinghamshire +2 17 £378 +5.59% 23
Oxfordshire -5 7 £425 -17.07% 17
Kent -6 5 £425 +21.43% 18
Sussex - 2 £475 -
Middlesex +6 1 - -
Marketing
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 2019, 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 South East region with a requirement for Marketing.

1 115 (32.30%) Finance
2 108 (30.34%) Telecoms
2 108 (30.34%) Digital Marketing
3 82 (23.03%) Agile Software Development
4 79 (22.19%) Business Intelligence
5 77 (21.63%) SAP
6 70 (19.66%) Programme Management
7 69 (19.38%) Manufacturing
8 64 (17.98%) Electronics
9 60 (16.85%) Analytical Skills
10 57 (16.01%) Analytics
11 51 (14.33%) Project Management
12 48 (13.48%) CRM
13 41 (11.52%) Stakeholder Management
14 40 (11.24%) Salesforce.com
15 37 (10.39%) Degree
16 36 (10.11%) User Experience
17 34 (9.55%) Problem-Solving
18 33 (9.27%) Microsoft Excel
19 29 (8.15%) SQL
20 28 (7.87%) Retail
20 28 (7.87%) Decision-Making
21 26 (7.30%) Scrum
22 25 (7.02%) Microsoft
23 24 (6.74%) Legal
23 24 (6.74%) Security Cleared
24 23 (6.46%) SEO
25 22 (6.18%) Windows
26 21 (5.90%) HTML
26 21 (5.90%) Oracle

Marketing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (3.37%) CMS
2 9 (2.53%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.97%) Confluence
4 5 (1.40%) WordPress
5 3 (0.84%) Apache Airflow
5 3 (0.84%) Apache Spark
5 3 (0.84%) Luigi
5 3 (0.84%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (0.84%) SAS
5 3 (0.84%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.56%) JBoss
6 2 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.56%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.28%) Apache
7 1 (0.28%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 33 (9.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (5.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (2.81%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (1.69%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.84%) Sketch
5 3 (0.84%) SPSS
6 1 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.28%) InVision
6 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (5.34%) Eloqua
2 6 (1.69%) Adobe Campaign
3 5 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 3 (0.84%) SAP HCM
5 3 (0.84%) SAP HR
5 3 (0.84%) SAP Payroll
5 3 (0.84%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
6 2 (0.56%) HFM
6 2 (0.56%) Magento
6 2 (0.56%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.56%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.56%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.56%) Unica
7 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.28%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.28%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.28%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.34%) SaaS
2 13 (3.65%) PaaS
3 10 (2.81%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.81%) Google Analytics
3 10 (2.81%) IaaS
4 8 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (2.25%) Office 365
5 6 (1.69%) Veeva
6 4 (1.12%) Force.com
6 4 (1.12%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 4 (1.12%) SuccessFactors
7 3 (0.84%) Adobe Analytics
7 3 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.84%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (0.84%) Amazon Kinesis
7 3 (0.84%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.84%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (0.84%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (0.84%) MailChimp
7 3 (0.84%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.09%) Radio Access Network
2 8 (2.25%) DNS
3 6 (1.69%) SMS
4 5 (1.40%) Firewall
5 4 (1.12%) Intranet
5 4 (1.12%) Wireshark
6 3 (0.84%) Broadband
6 3 (0.84%) MQTT
6 3 (0.84%) Skype
7 2 (0.56%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.56%) DHCP
7 2 (0.56%) IKE
7 2 (0.56%) Internet
7 2 (0.56%) SMTP
7 2 (0.56%) tcpdump
8 1 (0.28%) GPON
8 1 (0.28%) LAN
8 1 (0.28%) Network Security
8 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.28%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.25%) MySQL
2 7 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (1.97%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (1.40%) Big Data
4 5 (1.40%) Qlik Sense
5 4 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (0.84%) Amazon Athena
6 3 (0.84%) Amazon Aurora
6 3 (0.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (0.84%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (0.84%) Apache Hive
6 3 (0.84%) Azkaban
6 3 (0.84%) Base SAS
6 3 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (0.84%) Data Mining
6 3 (0.84%) Hadoop
6 3 (0.84%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.84%) Power BI
6 3 (0.84%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 12 (3.37%) JIRA
2 4 (1.12%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.84%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.84%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.56%) JUnit
4 2 (0.56%) Maven
4 2 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.56%) webpack
5 1 (0.28%) Ant
5 1 (0.28%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.28%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.28%) CppUnit
5 1 (0.28%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.28%) LSMW
5 1 (0.28%) NUnit
5 1 (0.28%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.28%) Protractor
5 1 (0.28%) Subversion
5 1 (0.28%) Travis CI
5 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 115 (32.30%) Finance
2 108 (30.34%) Telecoms
3 69 (19.38%) Manufacturing
4 64 (17.98%) Electronics
5 28 (7.87%) Retail
6 24 (6.74%) Legal
7 9 (2.53%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (1.97%) Billing
8 7 (1.97%) Publishing
9 6 (1.69%) Brand Awareness
10 5 (1.40%) Military
11 4 (1.12%) Advertising
12 3 (0.84%) Automotive
12 3 (0.84%) Banking
13 2 (0.56%) French Language
13 2 (0.56%) Games
14 1 (0.28%) German Language
14 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.28%) Law
14 1 (0.28%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 38 (10.67%) Analyst
2 28 (7.87%) Architect
3 25 (7.02%) Consultant
3 25 (7.02%) Developer
4 24 (6.74%) Designer
5 23 (6.46%) Project Manager
6 20 (5.62%) Marketing Manager
7 18 (5.06%) Windows Engineer
8 14 (3.93%) Business Analyst
9 13 (3.65%) Desktop Engineer
9 13 (3.65%) Desktop Support
10 12 (3.37%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 12 (3.37%) Support Engineer
11 11 (3.09%) Commercial Manager
11 11 (3.09%) Salesforce Architect
11 11 (3.09%) Windows Support Engineer
12 10 (2.81%) Telecoms Manager
12 10 (2.81%) Vendor Manager
13 9 (2.53%) Data Analyst
14 8 (2.25%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.90%) HTML
2 8 (2.25%) CSS
3 7 (1.97%) .NET
4 6 (1.69%) jQuery
4 6 (1.69%) Web Services
5 5 (1.40%) AngularJS
5 5 (1.40%) Django
5 5 (1.40%) Kafka
6 4 (1.12%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (1.12%) HTML5
6 4 (1.12%) IBM Integration Bus
6 4 (1.12%) JSON
6 4 (1.12%) SOAP
7 3 (0.84%) ASP.NET
7 3 (0.84%) Node.js
7 3 (0.84%) Spark Streaming
7 3 (0.84%) Spring
7 3 (0.84%) Velocity
7 3 (0.84%) Visualforce
7 3 (0.84%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 60 (16.85%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (10.11%) User Experience
3 15 (4.21%) NHS
4 10 (2.81%) Management Information System
4 10 (2.81%) Social Media
5 9 (2.53%) Self-Motivation
5 9 (2.53%) Virtual Team
6 8 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (2.25%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.40%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.12%) Analytical Mindset
9 3 (0.84%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.84%) Blog
9 3 (0.84%) CESG
9 3 (0.84%) Cyberthreat
9 3 (0.84%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.84%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (0.84%) Learning Management System
9 3 (0.84%) Life Science
10 2 (0.56%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 22 (6.18%) Windows
2 19 (5.34%) Windows 10
3 9 (2.53%) Linux
3 9 (2.53%) Windows 7
4 7 (1.97%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.56%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.28%) Android
6 1 (0.28%) Unix
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (30.34%) Digital Marketing
2 82 (23.03%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (22.19%) Business Intelligence
4 70 (19.66%) Programme Management
5 57 (16.01%) Analytics
6 51 (14.33%) Project Management
7 48 (13.48%) CRM
8 41 (11.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 34 (9.55%) Problem-Solving
10 28 (7.87%) Decision-Making
11 26 (7.30%) Scrum
12 23 (6.46%) SEO
13 21 (5.90%) Marketing Strategy
14 19 (5.34%) Data Analysis
14 19 (5.34%) DevOps
14 19 (5.34%) E-Commerce
15 16 (4.49%) Continuous Improvement
15 16 (4.49%) Marketing Automation
16 15 (4.21%) Digital Analytics
16 15 (4.21%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 29 (8.15%) SQL
2 20 (5.62%) Python
3 16 (4.49%) Java
4 15 (4.21%) JavaScript
5 9 (2.53%) R
6 7 (1.97%) C++
7 6 (1.69%) C
7 6 (1.69%) C#
7 6 (1.69%) Scala
8 3 (0.84%) Apex Code
8 3 (0.84%) Embedded C
8 3 (0.84%) Embedded C++
8 3 (0.84%) Java 8
8 3 (0.84%) PHP
9 2 (0.56%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.28%) ABAP
10 1 (0.28%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 37 (10.39%) Degree
2 24 (6.74%) Security Cleared
3 18 (5.06%) SC Cleared
4 13 (3.65%) DV Cleared
5 6 (1.69%) ISEB
6 4 (1.12%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (1.12%) PhD
7 3 (0.84%) CESG Certified Professional
7 3 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.84%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.84%) MBA
7 3 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.56%) APMG
8 2 (0.56%) CCDP
8 2 (0.56%) CCIE
8 2 (0.56%) LPIC
8 2 (0.56%) MCSE
8 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.56%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.81%) QA
2 7 (1.97%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.40%) SLA
4 4 (1.12%) GDPR
5 2 (0.56%) GMP
5 2 (0.56%) PMO
6 1 (0.28%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (2.53%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (0.84%) Apache Flume
3 3 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.56%) vSphere
4 2 (0.56%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.28%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 1 (0.28%) DFS Replication
5 1 (0.28%) Docker
5 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.28%) Xen
5 1 (0.28%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.56%) Ansible
2 2 (0.56%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (0.56%) Packer
2 2 (0.56%) SCCM
2 2 (0.56%) Terraform
3 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.28%) SCOM
3 1 (0.28%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.28%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 77 (21.63%) SAP
2 40 (11.24%) Salesforce.com
3 25 (7.02%) Microsoft
4 21 (5.90%) Oracle
5 18 (5.06%) Adobe
6 12 (3.37%) Google
7 10 (2.81%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 7 (1.97%) IBM
9 5 (1.40%) Cisco
10 4 (1.12%) Hotjar
10 4 (1.12%) VMware
11 3 (0.84%) Dell
11 3 (0.84%) Marketo
11 3 (0.84%) Pega
11 3 (0.84%) Sparx
12 2 (0.56%) Apple
12 2 (0.56%) Citrix
12 2 (0.56%) Tableau
12 2 (0.56%) Tealium
13 1 (0.28%) Optimizely