Period
to 19 October 2017

The median contractor rate for a Marketing Assistant was £250 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 October 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in 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 Assistant
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 862 886 886
Rank change year-on-year +24 0 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Marketing Assistant 9 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.012% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.013% 0.003%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 3
UK median daily rate £250 £238 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -20.83% +118.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £238 £300
% change year-on-year +15.79% -20.83% +118.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
UK median hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 94227 100844 108361
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.80% 94.78% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 61904 65674 68860
UK median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £263 £250 £245
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +6.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2803 3288 4165
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.26 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.40% +1.46% +7.66%
10th Percentile £10.86 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.56 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.51% +0.34% +6.06%

Marketing Assistant
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Marketing Assistant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Marketing Assistant in the UK

Marketing Assistant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Marketing Assistant in the UK

Marketing Assistant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Marketing Assistant over the 6 months to 19 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Marketing Assistant in the UK

Marketing Assistant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Marketing Assistant in the UK

Marketing Assistant
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Marketing Assistant within the UK over the 6 months to 19 October 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
England +33 9 £250 +5.26% 1
UK excluding London +41 5 £275 +15.79% 1
South East +17 4 - -
London +10 4 £250 -
South West +12 1 £275 -

Marketing Assistant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 October 2017, Marketing Assistant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Marketing Assistant in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Marketing
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) PHP
3 4 (44.44%) Photoshop
3 4 (44.44%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) Publishing
3 4 (44.44%) Adobe Premiere
3 4 (44.44%) Drupal
3 4 (44.44%) HTML5
3 4 (44.44%) CSS3
3 4 (44.44%) Front End Development
3 4 (44.44%) Infographics
3 4 (44.44%) Optimizely
3 4 (44.44%) Hotjar
3 4 (44.44%) A/B Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Marketing Management
4 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (33.33%) Pay per click
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Banking
5 2 (22.22%) Marketing Strategy
5 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (22.22%) Online Marketing
5 2 (22.22%) Channel Management
6 1 (11.11%) Content Marketing
6 1 (11.11%) Pricing Strategy
6 1 (11.11%) Content Development
6 1 (11.11%) Degree
6 1 (11.11%) Mathematics

Marketing Assistant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 4 (44.44%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Adobe Premiere
1 4 (44.44%) Photoshop
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
General
1 9 (100.00%) Marketing
2 4 (44.44%) Publishing
3 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) CSS3
2 4 (44.44%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Digital Media
1 1 (11.11%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) A/B Testing
1 4 (44.44%) Front End Development
1 4 (44.44%) Infographics
2 3 (33.33%) Marketing Management
2 3 (33.33%) Pay per click
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Channel Management
3 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (22.22%) Marketing Strategy
3 2 (22.22%) Online Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Content Development
4 1 (11.11%) Content Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Data Entry
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
4 1 (11.11%) Pricing Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
1 4 (44.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Hotjar
1 4 (44.44%) Optimizely
2 1 (11.11%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com