Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 53 70
Rank change year-on-year -15 +17 +1
Contract jobs citing Marketing 142 202 174
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.76% 3.71% 2.81%
As % of the General category 8.50% 11.78% 8.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 170 158
South West median daily rate £375 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.74% -2.67%
10th Percentile £290 £262 £221
90th Percentile £563 £507 £440
England median daily rate £425 £415 £380
% change year-on-year +2.41% +9.21% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £32.25 £120.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.53% -73.13% +1100.00%
England median hourly rate £30.50 £22.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year +35.56% -5.26% +7.95%

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 1,671 1,715 1,954
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 32.47% 31.48% 31.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,078 1,213 1,341
South West median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £234 £255
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 80 100
South West median hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £41.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -10.29% +23.85%
10th Percentile £13.36 £15.74 £19.80
90th Percentile £55.38 £47.40 £57.00
England median hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +4.00% -3.85% +14.64%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 73 £370 +2.07% 65
Wiltshire +28 37 £400 +6.67% 18
Somerset -3 13 £315 -2.70% 16
Devon +4 7 £400 +1.59% 16
Gloucestershire -12 4 £310 -25.30% 23
Cornwall -2 2 £300 -64.50% 4
Marketing
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 99 (69.72%) Finance
2 87 (61.27%) SAP
2 87 (61.27%) Digital Marketing
3 83 (58.45%) Telecoms
4 82 (57.75%) Business Intelligence
5 80 (56.34%) Manufacturing
5 80 (56.34%) Electronics
5 80 (56.34%) Programme Management
6 52 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (17.61%) HTML
8 24 (16.90%) Security Cleared
9 23 (16.20%) JavaScript
10 22 (15.49%) CSS
11 21 (14.79%) .NET
11 21 (14.79%) C#
12 19 (13.38%) Scrum
13 17 (11.97%) SQL
13 17 (11.97%) SOAP
14 14 (9.86%) Microsoft
15 13 (9.15%) SC Cleared
15 13 (9.15%) SDLC
16 12 (8.45%) Test Automation
16 12 (8.45%) Oracle
16 12 (8.45%) jQuery
17 11 (7.75%) QA
17 11 (7.75%) MVC
17 11 (7.75%) DV Cleared
17 11 (7.75%) AngularJS
18 10 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management
18 10 (7.04%) SQL 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 5 (3.52%) SAS
2 4 (2.82%) Skype for Business
3 3 (2.11%) Drupal
4 2 (1.41%) ArcGIS
4 2 (1.41%) CMS
4 2 (1.41%) nginx
4 2 (1.41%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.70%) Confluence
5 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.70%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (6.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.82%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (2.11%) SPSS
4 1 (0.70%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.70%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.70%) InDesign
4 1 (0.70%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.41%) Unica
2 1 (0.70%) FastStats
2 1 (0.70%) FastStats PeopleStage
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.52%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.82%) IaaS
2 4 (2.82%) PaaS
2 4 (2.82%) SaaS
3 3 (2.11%) Office 365
4 2 (1.41%) FinancialForce
4 2 (1.41%) GitHub
4 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.41%) Silverpop
5 1 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.70%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.70%) Google Play
5 1 (0.70%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (0.70%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 1 (0.70%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.82%) Skype
2 1 (0.70%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (0.70%) DHCP
2 1 (0.70%) DNS
2 1 (0.70%) Firewall
2 1 (0.70%) Internet
2 1 (0.70%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.70%) Network Security
2 1 (0.70%) SMS
2 1 (0.70%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.04%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.63%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (4.23%) Oracle Database
4 5 (3.52%) Hadoop
4 5 (3.52%) SAP BW
5 4 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.82%) MySQL
6 3 (2.11%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (2.11%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.11%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.41%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.41%) Big Data
7 2 (1.41%) GIS
7 2 (1.41%) MS Access
7 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.41%) Star Schema
8 1 (0.70%) QlikView
8 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (6.34%) Cucumber
1 9 (6.34%) Selenium
1 9 (6.34%) SoapUI
1 9 (6.34%) WebDriver
2 8 (5.63%) Visual Studio
3 6 (4.23%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.23%) SpecFlow
4 4 (2.82%) JIRA
5 3 (2.11%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.11%) Maven
5 3 (2.11%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (1.41%) GitLab
6 2 (1.41%) PhpStorm
7 1 (0.70%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.70%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (0.70%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.70%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.70%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.70%) VersionOne
7 1 (0.70%) webpack
General
1 99 (69.72%) Finance
2 83 (58.45%) Telecoms
3 80 (56.34%) Electronics
3 80 (56.34%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.52%) Military
5 4 (2.82%) Banking
6 3 (2.11%) Retail
7 2 (1.41%) Advertising
7 2 (1.41%) Publishing
8 1 (0.70%) Back Office
8 1 (0.70%) Law
8 1 (0.70%) Legal
8 1 (0.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (29.58%) Developer
2 35 (24.65%) Analyst
3 12 (8.45%) Business Analyst
4 9 (6.34%) .NET Developer
4 9 (6.34%) Data Analyst
4 9 (6.34%) QA Tester
4 9 (6.34%) Software QA Tester
4 9 (6.34%) Software Tester
4 9 (6.34%) Tester
5 7 (4.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (4.23%) Project Manager
7 5 (3.52%) C# Developer
7 5 (3.52%) Full Stack Developer
7 5 (3.52%) PHP Developer
7 5 (3.52%) Product Manager
7 5 (3.52%) Senior Manager
7 5 (3.52%) SQL Developer
8 4 (2.82%) Business Data Analyst
8 4 (2.82%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (2.82%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (17.61%) HTML
2 22 (15.49%) CSS
3 21 (14.79%) .NET
4 17 (11.97%) SOAP
5 12 (8.45%) jQuery
6 11 (7.75%) AngularJS
7 10 (7.04%) ASP.NET
8 9 (6.34%) REST
9 8 (5.63%) HTML5
10 7 (4.93%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (4.93%) JSON
10 7 (4.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (3.52%) Angular 2
11 5 (3.52%) CSS3
12 4 (2.82%) .NET Core
12 4 (2.82%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (2.11%) ModSecurity
13 3 (2.11%) React
13 3 (2.11%) Redux
13 3 (2.11%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.34%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.93%) User Experience
4 4 (2.82%) PKI
5 2 (1.41%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.41%) Graphic Design
5 2 (1.41%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.41%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.41%) NHS
5 2 (1.41%) Social Media
5 2 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.70%) CESG
6 1 (0.70%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (0.70%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.70%) EPoS
6 1 (0.70%) Fintech
6 1 (0.70%) FMCG
6 1 (0.70%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.70%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.11%) Apple iOS
1 3 (2.11%) Linux
2 2 (1.41%) Unix
2 2 (1.41%) Windows
2 2 (1.41%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.70%) Android
3 1 (0.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (61.27%) Digital Marketing
2 82 (57.75%) Business Intelligence
3 80 (56.34%) Programme Management
4 52 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (13.38%) Scrum
6 13 (9.15%) SDLC
7 12 (8.45%) Test Automation
8 11 (7.75%) MVC
9 10 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (7.04%) Test Scripting
10 9 (6.34%) Analytics
10 9 (6.34%) BDD
10 9 (6.34%) Compatibility Testing
10 9 (6.34%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 8 (5.63%) Front End Development
11 8 (5.63%) OO
11 8 (5.63%) OOD
11 8 (5.63%) Project Management
12 7 (4.93%) Data Analysis
12 7 (4.93%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 23 (16.20%) JavaScript
2 21 (14.79%) C#
3 17 (11.97%) SQL
4 8 (5.63%) PHP
5 3 (2.11%) Apple Swift
5 3 (2.11%) Java
5 3 (2.11%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.41%) Dart
6 2 (1.41%) ES6
6 2 (1.41%) Objective-C
6 2 (1.41%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.41%) R
7 1 (0.70%) C
7 1 (0.70%) Python
7 1 (0.70%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.70%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.70%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.70%) VB
7 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (16.90%) Security Cleared
2 13 (9.15%) SC Cleared
3 11 (7.75%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.82%) CESG Certified Professional
4 4 (2.82%) Degree
5 3 (2.11%) CISSP
5 3 (2.11%) CLAS
6 1 (0.70%) CCIE
6 1 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.75%) QA
2 6 (4.23%) JSP 440
3 4 (2.82%) PMO
4 3 (2.11%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.41%) GDPR
5 2 (1.41%) RMADS
6 1 (0.70%) BS25999
6 1 (0.70%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.23%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.11%) Docker
3 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (2.82%) Ansible
2 3 (2.11%) SCCM
3 1 (0.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 87 (61.27%) SAP
2 14 (9.86%) Microsoft
3 12 (8.45%) Oracle
4 4 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (2.82%) Tableau
5 3 (2.11%) Google
6 2 (1.41%) Adobe
6 2 (1.41%) ESRI
6 2 (1.41%) IBM
6 2 (1.41%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 2 (1.41%) Teradata
7 1 (0.70%) Apple
7 1 (0.70%) Apteco
7 1 (0.70%) CA
7 1 (0.70%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (0.70%) Cisco
7 1 (0.70%) EMC
7 1 (0.70%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.70%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.70%) VMware