The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Marketing in contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Marketing over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Marketing
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 20 22 32
Rank change year-on-year +2 +10  
Contract jobs citing Marketing 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.46% 1.91% 0.58%
As % of the General category 5.26% 7.32% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £313 £363 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.79% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £365
% change year-on-year +10.34% -0.68%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £19.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year +55.26% +16.92%  

Marketing is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Staffordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 38 41 46
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 27.74% 26.11% 26.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 29 29
Median daily rate £413 £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.85% -15.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £490 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -14.28% +26.00%  

Marketing
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire citing Marketing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Marketing in Staffordshire

Marketing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Marketing in Staffordshire

Marketing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Marketing in Staffordshire

Marketing
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Marketing within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stafford -1 1 £275 +22.22% 3
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £350 -
Marketing
West Midlands

Marketing
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Marketing.

1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) PHP
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) Ajax
1 2 (33.33%) LAMP
1 2 (33.33%) Content Management
1 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) Laravel
2 1 (16.67%) Health Informatics
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) Competitor Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
2 1 (16.67%) Informatics
2 1 (16.67%) LANDesk
2 1 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) ColdFusion

Marketing
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 2 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) ColdFusion
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Content Editor
2 1 (16.67%) Copywriter
2 1 (16.67%) Pricing Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Web Content Editor
2 1 (16.67%) Web Editor
2 1 (16.67%) Web Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Ajax
1 2 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) Laravel
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Content Management
1 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Competitor Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Health Informatics
2 1 (16.67%) Informatics
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) LANDesk