The table below looks at the statistics for Pay per click skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pay per click over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pay per click (PPC)
Rank 565 509 472
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -37
Contract jobs citing Pay per click 24 50 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.048% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.064% 0.14% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 25 34
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£213 £325 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.61% +51.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £210 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £375 £296
UK excluding London average daily rate £264 £300 £180
% change year-on-year
-12.08% +66.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £12.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37611 35073 32579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.56% 74.26% 72.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 25023 22021 19511
Average daily rate £425 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.11% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £270 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1045 1075 1369
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.43% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Pay per click
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Pay per click across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Pay per click Jobs Demand Trend in England

Pay per click
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Pay per click Daily Rate Trend in England

Pay per click
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Pay per click across the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Pay per click Daily Rate Histogram in England

Pay per click
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Pay per click across the England region.

Pay per click Hourly Rate Trend in England

Pay per click
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pay per click within the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -6 10 £198 -39.69% 19
South East -13 9 £181 -29.61% 12
South West -21 3 £500 +33.33% 4
West Midlands -15 1 - - 2
East of England -27 1 £350 +7.69% 1
Yorkshire - - - - 6
East Midlands - - - -
Midlands - - - -
North West - - - - 5
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Pay per click
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Pay per click also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Pay per click.

1 42 (71.19%) Marketing
2 41 (69.49%) SEO
3 21 (35.59%) Social Media
4 19 (32.20%) Google
5 18 (30.51%) Analytics
6 17 (28.81%) HTML
7 15 (25.42%) E-Commerce
8 14 (23.73%) Digital Marketing
9 13 (22.03%) CMS
10 12 (20.34%) Google Analytics
11 10 (16.95%) CSS
11 10 (16.95%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (15.25%) Email Marketing
13 8 (13.56%) Online Marketing
13 8 (13.56%) Content Management
14 7 (11.86%) Project Management
14 7 (11.86%) Copywriting
14 7 (11.86%) User Experience
14 7 (11.86%) Mobile App
15 6 (10.17%) Facebook
15 6 (10.17%) Twitter
15 6 (10.17%) Blog
15 6 (10.17%) JavaScript
15 6 (10.17%) Finance
16 5 (8.47%) Retail
16 5 (8.47%) PHP
16 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
16 5 (8.47%) MS Office
16 5 (8.47%) MS Excel
16 5 (8.47%) CRM

Pay per click
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Pay per click also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Pay per click. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (22.03%) CMS
2 2 (3.39%) Magnolia
2 2 (3.39%) IBM Notes
2 2 (3.39%) WordPress
3 1 (1.69%) Drupal
3 1 (1.69%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (8.47%) MS Office
1 5 (8.47%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.69%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 12 (20.34%) Google Analytics
2 2 (3.39%) WebTrends
3 1 (1.69%) Radian6
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) Internet
2 2 (3.39%) MVNO
2 2 (3.39%) Extranet
3 1 (1.69%) Intranet
3 1 (1.69%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.08%) Subversion
2 1 (1.69%) PHPUnit
General
1 42 (71.19%) Marketing
2 6 (10.17%) Finance
3 5 (8.47%) Retail
4 3 (5.08%) Advertising
5 2 (3.39%) Publishing
5 2 (3.39%) Dutch Language
5 2 (3.39%) French Language
5 2 (3.39%) German Language
6 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.69%) Games
6 1 (1.69%) Automotive
6 1 (1.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (27.12%) PPC Specialist
1 16 (27.12%) PPC Manager
1 16 (27.12%) PPC Analyst
1 16 (27.12%) PPC Executive
2 6 (10.17%) Developer
3 5 (8.47%) PHP Developer
4 4 (6.78%) Analyst
4 4 (6.78%) Marketing Executive
5 3 (5.08%) Content Manager
5 3 (5.08%) Consultant
5 3 (5.08%) Account Manager
6 2 (3.39%) Social Media Manager
6 2 (3.39%) Social Media Consultant
6 2 (3.39%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 2 (3.39%) Coordinator
6 2 (3.39%) Marketing Manager
6 2 (3.39%) Designer
6 2 (3.39%) Digital Marketing Manager
6 2 (3.39%) Search Manager
6 2 (3.39%) Digital Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (28.81%) HTML
2 10 (16.95%) CSS
3 3 (5.08%) jQuery
3 3 (5.08%) Ajax
3 3 (5.08%) .NET
4 2 (3.39%) Flash
4 2 (3.39%) LAMP
4 2 (3.39%) HTML5
4 2 (3.39%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (1.69%) Symfony
5 1 (1.69%) REST
5 1 (1.69%) CSS3
5 1 (1.69%) PhoneGap
5 1 (1.69%) XHTML
5 1 (1.69%) SOAP
5 1 (1.69%) Sass
5 1 (1.69%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (35.59%) Social Media
2 10 (16.95%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (11.86%) Copywriting
3 7 (11.86%) User Experience
3 7 (11.86%) Mobile App
4 6 (10.17%) Blog
5 2 (3.39%) Digital Media
5 2 (3.39%) Handset
6 1 (1.69%) Open Source
6 1 (1.69%) FMCG
6 1 (1.69%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.08%) Linux
2 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
2 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (69.49%) SEO
2 18 (30.51%) Analytics
3 15 (25.42%) E-Commerce
4 14 (23.73%) Digital Marketing
5 9 (15.25%) Email Marketing
6 8 (13.56%) Online Marketing
6 8 (13.56%) Content Management
7 7 (11.86%) Project Management
8 5 (8.47%) CRM
9 4 (6.78%) Migration
9 4 (6.78%) Web Development
10 3 (5.08%) Business Development
10 3 (5.08%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (5.08%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (5.08%) Web Analytics
10 3 (5.08%) B2B
10 3 (5.08%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (5.08%) Marketing Strategy
11 2 (3.39%) Performance Monitoring
11 2 (3.39%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.17%) JavaScript
2 5 (8.47%) PHP
3 2 (3.39%) ActionScript
3 2 (3.39%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (32.20%) Google
2 6 (10.17%) Facebook
2 6 (10.17%) Twitter
3 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.78%) Adobe
4 4 (6.78%) Coremetrics
5 2 (3.39%) ExactTarget
5 2 (3.39%) Lotus
5 2 (3.39%) Omniture
6 1 (1.69%) Zend
6 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
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