Period
to 23 September 2017

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 23 September 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 > South West
6 months to
23 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 60 61
Rank change year-on-year +24 +1 +18
Contract jobs citing Marketing 283 186 188
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 5.20% 3.19% 2.91%
As % of the General category 15.63% 10.76% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 161 158
South West median daily rate £410 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.14% -6.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £231
90th Percentile £583 £475 £475
England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
South West median hourly rate - £32.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -7.14% +25.00%
England median hourly rate £22.62 £19.61 £21.00
% change year-on-year +15.35% -6.62% -4.55%

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 1811 1728 2022
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 33.26% 29.61% 31.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1207 1234 1373
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £257 £250 £270
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 102 141
South West median hourly rate £38.50 £37.25 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.36% +0.68% +10.45%
10th Percentile £12.49 £12.00 £11.64
90th Percentile £50.25 £51.50 £55.00
England median hourly rate £25.50 £23.75 £23.00
% change year-on-year +7.37% +3.26% +2.22%

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 23 September 2017.

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 23 September 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
Bristol +9 126 £375 +11.52% 13
Wiltshire +39 104 £425 -5.56% 5
Somerset -9 17 £410 +36.67% 6
Gloucestershire +5 12 £420 +5.00% 7
Devon -12 2 £390 +24.80% 2
Cornwall - 2 - -
Marketing
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 South West region with a requirement for Marketing.

1 229 (80.92%) Finance
2 216 (76.33%) Digital Marketing
3 205 (72.44%) Telecoms
3 205 (72.44%) Business Intelligence
4 204 (72.08%) SAP
4 204 (72.08%) Manufacturing
4 204 (72.08%) Programme Management
5 203 (71.73%) Electronics
6 115 (40.64%) Agile Software Development
7 90 (31.80%) Security Cleared
8 56 (19.79%) C#
9 53 (18.73%) .NET
10 50 (17.67%) DV Cleared
11 49 (17.31%) MVC
12 46 (16.25%) Project Management
12 46 (16.25%) SC Cleared
13 42 (14.84%) HTML
14 41 (14.49%) Scrum
15 40 (14.13%) Microsoft
16 39 (13.78%) SQL
17 38 (13.43%) ASP.NET
18 35 (12.37%) CSS
19 33 (11.66%) CRM
19 33 (11.66%) ASP.NET Web API
19 33 (11.66%) DevOps
20 32 (11.31%) Oracle
20 32 (11.31%) Greenfield Project
21 31 (10.95%) JavaScript
21 31 (10.95%) PRINCE2
21 31 (10.95%) Stakeholder Management

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 13 (4.59%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.53%) CMS
3 6 (2.12%) Confluence
3 6 (2.12%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (1.06%) Drupal
4 3 (1.06%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.71%) ArcGIS
5 2 (0.71%) nginx
5 2 (0.71%) SAS
5 2 (0.71%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (0.71%) WordPress
6 1 (0.35%) Apache
6 1 (0.35%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.35%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.35%) Kentico
6 1 (0.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 15 (5.30%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (4.24%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (3.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (3.53%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (1.06%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.71%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.71%) SPSS
7 1 (0.35%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.35%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.35%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 24 (8.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.83%) SAP CO
2 8 (2.83%) SAP FI
2 8 (2.83%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (2.12%) SAP FI-AP
3 6 (2.12%) SAP SRM
4 3 (1.06%) Workday HCM
5 1 (0.35%) Magento
5 1 (0.35%) Unica
5 1 (0.35%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.01%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.77%) Amazon S3
3 5 (1.77%) FinancialForce.com
4 4 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.41%) Google Analytics
4 4 (1.41%) IaaS
4 4 (1.41%) Office 365
4 4 (1.41%) SaaS
5 2 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 2 (0.71%) PaaS
5 2 (0.71%) Yammer
6 1 (0.35%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.35%) AdWords
6 1 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.35%) GitHub
6 1 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.35%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.47%) Unified Communications
1 7 (2.47%) VPN
2 6 (2.12%) Ethernet
2 6 (2.12%) ISDN
3 3 (1.06%) HTTP
3 3 (1.06%) Internet
3 3 (1.06%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (0.71%) LAN
4 2 (0.71%) WAN
5 1 (0.35%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.35%) Firewall
5 1 (0.35%) Intranet
5 1 (0.35%) Network Security
5 1 (0.35%) VLAN
5 1 (0.35%) VoIP
5 1 (0.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (10.25%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.01%) Oracle Database
3 12 (4.24%) Oracle ODI
4 11 (3.89%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (3.89%) Star Schema
5 10 (3.53%) MySQL
6 8 (2.83%) Amazon Redshift
7 7 (2.47%) Oracle BI EE
8 6 (2.12%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.41%) Big Data
11 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.71%) Apache Hive
12 2 (0.71%) GIS
12 2 (0.71%) MariaDB
13 1 (0.35%) Electronic Patient Records
13 1 (0.35%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.35%) Spatial Data
13 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (3.53%) Visual Studio
2 7 (2.47%) Cucumber
2 7 (2.47%) JIRA
2 7 (2.47%) Maven
2 7 (2.47%) Selenium
2 7 (2.47%) WebDriver
3 6 (2.12%) SoapUI
4 5 (1.77%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.41%) GitLab
5 4 (1.41%) PhpStorm
6 3 (1.06%) Bitbucket
7 2 (0.71%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.71%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.71%) Xcode
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.35%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.35%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.35%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 229 (80.92%) Finance
2 205 (72.44%) Telecoms
3 204 (72.08%) Manufacturing
4 203 (71.73%) Electronics
5 9 (3.18%) Banking
5 9 (3.18%) Military
6 8 (2.83%) Retail
7 7 (2.47%) Advertising
8 3 (1.06%) Automotive
9 2 (0.71%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.71%) Publishing
10 1 (0.35%) Back Office
10 1 (0.35%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 81 (28.62%) Developer
2 36 (12.72%) C# Developer
3 35 (12.37%) Analyst
4 22 (7.77%) .NET Developer
4 22 (7.77%) CRM Developer
5 20 (7.07%) Project Manager
6 18 (6.36%) Administrator
6 18 (6.36%) Consultant
7 17 (6.01%) Architect
8 15 (5.30%) C# .NET Developer
9 14 (4.95%) ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (4.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 13 (4.59%) .NET Software Developer
10 13 (4.59%) C# Software Developer
10 13 (4.59%) Software Developer
11 12 (4.24%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 12 (4.24%) Financial Analyst
11 12 (4.24%) Systems Administrator
12 11 (3.89%) Security Consultant
13 9 (3.18%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (18.73%) .NET
2 42 (14.84%) HTML
3 38 (13.43%) ASP.NET
4 35 (12.37%) CSS
5 33 (11.66%) ASP.NET Web API
6 25 (8.83%) AngularJS
6 25 (8.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 24 (8.48%) SOAP
8 22 (7.77%) REST
9 21 (7.42%) JSON
10 19 (6.71%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (6.71%) jQuery
11 9 (3.18%) XML
12 7 (2.47%) Web Services
13 6 (2.12%) HTML5
14 5 (1.77%) Hibernate
14 5 (1.77%) Java EE
14 5 (1.77%) JPA
14 5 (1.77%) Spring
14 5 (1.77%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.31%) Greenfield Project
2 23 (8.13%) Management Information System
3 19 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (6.36%) Computer Science
4 18 (6.36%) User Experience
5 6 (2.12%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.12%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (2.12%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (1.77%) PMI
7 4 (1.41%) Social Media
8 3 (1.06%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.06%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.71%) Cyber Defence
9 2 (0.71%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.71%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.71%) Linked Data
9 2 (0.71%) NHS
9 2 (0.71%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.35%) Digital Signage
Operating Systems
1 15 (5.30%) Linux
2 12 (4.24%) Windows
3 11 (3.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (3.53%) Windows Server
5 9 (3.18%) Apple iOS
5 9 (3.18%) Unix
6 6 (2.12%) Windows 10
6 6 (2.12%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.71%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (76.33%) Digital Marketing
2 205 (72.44%) Business Intelligence
3 204 (72.08%) Programme Management
4 115 (40.64%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (17.31%) MVC
6 46 (16.25%) Project Management
7 41 (14.49%) Scrum
8 33 (11.66%) CRM
8 33 (11.66%) DevOps
9 31 (10.95%) PRINCE2
9 31 (10.95%) Stakeholder Management
10 21 (7.42%) ITIL
11 18 (6.36%) Data Modelling
11 18 (6.36%) OO
11 18 (6.36%) OOD
12 17 (6.01%) Release Management
13 15 (5.30%) Test Automation
14 14 (4.95%) Analytics
14 14 (4.95%) Business Analysis
14 14 (4.95%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 56 (19.79%) C#
2 39 (13.78%) SQL
3 31 (10.95%) JavaScript
4 25 (8.83%) T-SQL
5 9 (3.18%) Java
6 7 (2.47%) PHP
6 7 (2.47%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.41%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.06%) C
8 3 (1.06%) R
9 2 (0.71%) Apple Swift
9 2 (0.71%) Dart
9 2 (0.71%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.71%) Ruby
10 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 90 (31.80%) Security Cleared
2 50 (17.67%) DV Cleared
3 46 (16.25%) SC Cleared
4 27 (9.54%) Degree
5 15 (5.30%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (2.83%) CLAS
7 7 (2.47%) NVQ Level 4
8 6 (2.12%) CISM
8 6 (2.12%) CISSP
8 6 (2.12%) HND
8 6 (2.12%) IISP
8 6 (2.12%) PMI Certification
9 5 (1.77%) APMP
10 4 (1.41%) PMP
11 3 (1.06%) Chartered Engineer
11 3 (1.06%) CITP
11 3 (1.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (1.06%) MBCS
11 3 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.71%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.24%) JSP 440
2 8 (2.83%) QA
3 6 (2.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.41%) PMO
5 2 (0.71%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.35%) GDPR
6 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 15288
System Software
1 12 (4.24%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.41%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.06%) XenApp
5 2 (0.71%) Docker
6 1 (0.35%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.35%) Varnish
6 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (2.12%) Ansible
2 5 (1.77%) Puppet
Vendors
1 204 (72.08%) SAP
2 40 (14.13%) Microsoft
3 32 (11.31%) Oracle
4 10 (3.53%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 10 (3.53%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (2.12%) Adobe
5 6 (2.12%) VMware
6 5 (1.77%) Cisco
6 5 (1.77%) Google
7 4 (1.41%) Atlassian
7 4 (1.41%) F5
7 4 (1.41%) Workday
8 3 (1.06%) Citrix
8 3 (1.06%) IBM
8 3 (1.06%) Teradata
8 3 (1.06%) Veeam
9 2 (0.71%) ATG
9 2 (0.71%) ESRI
9 2 (0.71%) Hortonworks
9 2 (0.71%) Red Hat