The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Online Marketing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Online Marketing over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

Online Marketing
England / West Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 119
Contract jobs citing Online Marketing 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - - 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £180 £300
% change year-on-year +38.88% -40.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £18.00

Online Marketing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1699 2488 1862
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 83.65% 82.63% 77.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1012 1486 1172
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 53 75
Median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -5.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £42.15 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Online Marketing
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Online Marketing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Online Marketing in the West Midlands

Online Marketing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Online Marketing in the West Midlands

Online Marketing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Online Marketing in the West Midlands