The table below looks at the statistics for Pay per click skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pay per click over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pay per click (PPC)
Rank - - 81
Contract jobs citing Pay per click 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £248 £213 £275
% change year-on-year
+16.47% -22.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.81 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-52.98% +33.33%
Pay per click
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
972 1361 976
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.30% 81.69% 80.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 730 546
Median daily rate £380 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 9
Median hourly rate £42.50 £16.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+165.62% +1.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.71 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.38 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

Pay per click
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Pay per click
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Pay per click Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh