Period
to 20 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Marketing in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Marketing over the 6 months to 20 October 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 > South West
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 37 64
Rank change year-on-year -28 +27 0
Contract jobs citing Marketing 207 274 185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.43% 4.98% 3.17%
As % of the General category 10.81% 14.61% 10.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 221 164
South West median daily rate £425 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +17.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £265 £290 £240
90th Percentile £588 £583 £534
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South West median hourly rate £17.31 - -
England median hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £19.61
% change year-on-year -7.41% +37.68% -8.79%

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 West with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,915 1,876 1,740
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 31.70% 34.13% 29.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,219 1,264 1,245
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £290 £256 £250
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
England median daily rate £485 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 63 95
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.43% - -7.89%
10th Percentile £16.50 £12.76 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £49.25
England median hourly rate £23.50 £26.22 £23.50
% change year-on-year -10.37% +11.57% +2.17%

Marketing
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Marketing in the South West

Marketing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Marketing in the South West

Marketing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Marketing in the South West over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Marketing in the South West

Marketing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Marketing in the South West

Marketing
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
Bristol -16 98 £400 +6.67% 73
Wiltshire -32 55 £540 +27.06% 22
Somerset 0 21 £325 -20.73% 14
Devon +18 12 £450 +15.38% 13
Gloucestershire -6 7 £394 -6.25% 25
Cornwall -7 1 £250 - 3
Dorset - 1 - - 10
Marketing
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 South West region with a requirement for Marketing.

1 170 (82.13%) Finance
2 163 (78.74%) Digital Marketing
3 158 (76.33%) Business Intelligence
4 157 (75.85%) Manufacturing
5 154 (74.40%) Electronics
5 154 (74.40%) Telecoms
5 154 (74.40%) SAP
5 154 (74.40%) Programme Management
6 48 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
7 47 (22.71%) Microsoft
7 47 (22.71%) Security Cleared
8 42 (20.29%) SC Cleared
9 41 (19.81%) C#
10 37 (17.87%) JavaScript
10 37 (17.87%) .NET
11 35 (16.91%) SQL
12 34 (16.43%) HTML
13 30 (14.49%) SQL Server
13 30 (14.49%) CRM
14 25 (12.08%) CSS
15 24 (11.59%) Greenfield Project
16 23 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
17 22 (10.63%) Analytical Skills
18 19 (9.18%) Problem-Solving
19 18 (8.70%) Social Media
20 17 (8.21%) PowerShell
20 17 (8.21%) Project Management
21 16 (7.73%) ITIL
21 16 (7.73%) Windows
21 16 (7.73%) Team Foundation Server

Marketing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 9 (4.35%) Confluence
2 5 (2.42%) CMS
3 4 (1.93%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.97%) Drupal
4 2 (0.97%) IIS
4 2 (0.97%) SAS
5 1 (0.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.48%) Apache
5 1 (0.48%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.48%) Kentico
5 1 (0.48%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.48%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (6.28%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (3.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.97%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.48%) InDesign
4 1 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.48%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.48%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 23 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.48%) SAP GTS
2 1 (0.48%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.42%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (1.45%) Office 365
3 3 (1.45%) Trello
4 2 (0.97%) IaaS
4 2 (0.97%) IBM Blueworks
4 2 (0.97%) PaaS
5 1 (0.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.48%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.48%) GitHub
5 1 (0.48%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.48%) Google Play
5 1 (0.48%) NuGet
5 1 (0.48%) Route 53
5 1 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.42%) Firewall
1 5 (2.42%) Network Security
2 4 (1.93%) Intranet
3 2 (0.97%) Kerberos
3 2 (0.97%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (0.97%) VoIP
3 2 (0.97%) WebEx
4 1 (0.48%) Internet
4 1 (0.48%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (14.49%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 8 (3.86%) MySQL
4 7 (3.38%) Power BI
5 5 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.93%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.93%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.93%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.45%) OLAP
8 2 (0.97%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.97%) KNIME
8 2 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.97%) Star Schema
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.48%) Qlik Sense
9 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 16 (7.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (6.76%) Git (software)
3 11 (5.31%) JIRA
4 7 (3.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (2.90%) Visual Studio
6 5 (2.42%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (1.93%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.45%) Selenium
8 3 (1.45%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.97%) Grunt
9 2 (0.97%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.48%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.48%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.48%) Rational DOORS
10 1 (0.48%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.48%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.48%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.48%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.48%) Zephyr
General
1 170 (82.13%) Finance
2 157 (75.85%) Manufacturing
3 154 (74.40%) Electronics
3 154 (74.40%) Telecoms
4 12 (5.80%) Retail
5 5 (2.42%) Banking
6 3 (1.45%) Legal
7 2 (0.97%) Advertising
7 2 (0.97%) Back Office
7 2 (0.97%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.48%) Billing
8 1 (0.48%) Brand Awareness
8 1 (0.48%) Law
8 1 (0.48%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 62 (29.95%) Developer
2 26 (12.56%) Analyst
3 19 (9.18%) Microsoft Developer
4 18 (8.70%) Architect
4 18 (8.70%) CRM Developer
5 17 (8.21%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 12 (5.80%) Project Manager
6 12 (5.80%) Support Engineer
7 11 (5.31%) .NET Developer
8 9 (4.35%) Consultant
8 9 (4.35%) Desktop Engineer
8 9 (4.35%) Desktop Support
9 8 (3.86%) Coordinator
9 8 (3.86%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 8 (3.86%) Product Owner
9 8 (3.86%) Web Developer
10 7 (3.38%) Agile Product Owner
10 7 (3.38%) C# Developer
10 7 (3.38%) Digital Product Owner
10 7 (3.38%) Security Assurance Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (17.87%) .NET
2 34 (16.43%) HTML
3 25 (12.08%) CSS
4 15 (7.25%) jQuery
5 14 (6.76%) AngularJS
6 13 (6.28%) ASP.NET
7 12 (5.80%) ASP.NET Web API
7 12 (5.80%) REST
8 11 (5.31%) SOAP
9 10 (4.83%) HTML5
10 9 (4.35%) JSON
11 8 (3.86%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (3.38%) Symfony
12 7 (3.38%) XML
13 6 (2.90%) Angular 2
13 6 (2.90%) Sass
13 6 (2.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (2.42%) Web Services
15 4 (1.93%) .NET Framework
16 3 (1.45%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.59%) Greenfield Project
2 22 (10.63%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (8.70%) Social Media
4 12 (5.80%) NHS
5 11 (5.31%) User Experience
6 10 (4.83%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.42%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.42%) Data Structures
7 5 (2.42%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.93%) Virtual Team
9 3 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.97%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.97%) EMC VNX
10 2 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.97%) FMCG
10 2 (0.97%) IVR
11 1 (0.48%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.48%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.48%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.73%) Windows
2 11 (5.31%) Windows 10
3 7 (3.38%) Apple iOS
3 7 (3.38%) Linux
3 7 (3.38%) Windows 7
4 6 (2.90%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.45%) CentOS
5 3 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.97%) Unix
7 1 (0.48%) Android
7 1 (0.48%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (78.74%) Digital Marketing
2 158 (76.33%) Business Intelligence
3 154 (74.40%) Programme Management
4 48 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (14.49%) CRM
6 19 (9.18%) Problem-Solving
7 17 (8.21%) Project Management
8 16 (7.73%) ITIL
9 13 (6.28%) MVC
9 13 (6.28%) Scrum
9 13 (6.28%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (5.31%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (5.31%) DevOps
11 9 (4.35%) Analytics
11 9 (4.35%) Marketing Strategy
11 9 (4.35%) SDLC
11 9 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 8 (3.86%) Service Management
12 8 (3.86%) Waterfall
12 8 (3.86%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 41 (19.81%) C#
2 37 (17.87%) JavaScript
3 35 (16.91%) SQL
4 17 (8.21%) PowerShell
5 13 (6.28%) T-SQL
6 8 (3.86%) PHP
7 6 (2.90%) TypeScript
8 5 (2.42%) Apple Swift
9 3 (1.45%) VBScript
10 2 (0.97%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 2 (0.97%) Java
10 2 (0.97%) Python
10 2 (0.97%) R
10 2 (0.97%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.48%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.48%) C
11 1 (0.48%) ES6
11 1 (0.48%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.48%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 47 (22.71%) Security Cleared
2 42 (20.29%) SC Cleared
3 13 (6.28%) Degree
4 10 (4.83%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (2.90%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.97%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.97%) CCNA
6 2 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.97%) ISEB
6 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.38%) JSP 440
1 7 (3.38%) QA
1 7 (3.38%) RMADS
2 4 (1.93%) PMO
3 3 (1.45%) GDPR
4 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.48%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (1.93%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.45%) Docker
3 2 (0.97%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (1.93%) Ansible
1 4 (1.93%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (1.45%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.97%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (0.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.97%) Terraform
3 2 (0.97%) WSUS
4 1 (0.48%) Consul
4 1 (0.48%) Nessus
4 1 (0.48%) PowerCLI
4 1 (0.48%) SCCM
4 1 (0.48%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.48%) WMI
Vendors
1 154 (74.40%) SAP
2 47 (22.71%) Microsoft
3 11 (5.31%) Oracle
4 7 (3.38%) Atlassian
4 7 (3.38%) Google
5 6 (2.90%) IBM
6 5 (2.42%) VMware
7 4 (1.93%) Adobe
7 4 (1.93%) Cisco
8 3 (1.45%) Facebook
8 3 (1.45%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.97%) Dell Compellent
9 2 (0.97%) hybris
9 2 (0.97%) Infragistics
9 2 (0.97%) NetApp
9 2 (0.97%) Nimble Storage
9 2 (0.97%) Pega
9 2 (0.97%) RapidMiner
9 2 (0.97%) Veritas
9 2 (0.97%) webMethods