The table below looks at the statistics for Pay per click skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pay per click over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pay per click (PPC)
Rank - - 63
Contract jobs citing Pay per click 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - - 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £195 £213 £275
% change year-on-year
-8.23% -22.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £40.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-63.75% +39.13%
Pay per click
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
421 672 545
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 79.43% 79.15% 71.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 389 323
Median daily rate £425 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 36 47
Median hourly rate £36.25 £15.77 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+129.86% -47.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.65 £60.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +26.94%

Pay per click
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Pay per click as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Pay per click Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Pay per click
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Pay per click across the Cambridgeshire region.

Pay per click Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire