The table below looks at the statistics for Pay per click skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pay per click over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pay per click (PPC)
Rank - - 69
Contract jobs citing Pay per click 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £195 £175 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -41.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £12.50 -
% change year-on-year
+56.88% -
Pay per click
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
731 800 608
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 82.88% 82.47% 77.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 538 484 317
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 30 25
Median hourly rate £62.50 £19.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+221.33% -44.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Pay per click
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Pay per click
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Pay per click Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire