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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pay per click (PPC)
Rank 569 517 519
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +2
Contract jobs citing Pay per click 31 54 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.058% 0.11% 0.094%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.079% 0.15% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 31 21
Average daily rate
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£206 £300 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +39.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £360 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £238 £294 £215
% change year-on-year
-19.14% +36.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Average hourly rate £28.75 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 - £17.50
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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
39260 35774 37216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.92% 74.53% 72.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 25511 22670 22103
Average daily rate £424 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.34% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1122 1033 1389
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

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 21 October 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Pay per click across the England region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Pay per click Hourly Rate Histogram 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 21 October 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 -31 9 £194 -35.41% 26
South East -20 7 £238 -1.04% 10
North West -9 6 - - 15
East of England -27 3 - - 4
South West -35 3 £113 - 2
Yorkshire - 2 - - 8
East Midlands - 2 - - 2
West Midlands -13 1 - - 2
North East - - - -
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Pay per click
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 48 (72.73%) SEO
2 47 (71.21%) Marketing
3 27 (40.91%) Google
3 27 (40.91%) Analytics
4 22 (33.33%) Social Media
4 22 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 20 (30.30%) Google Analytics
6 19 (28.79%) CMS
7 18 (27.27%) HTML
8 15 (22.73%) Digital Marketing
9 12 (18.18%) CSS
10 11 (16.67%) Mobile App
10 11 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (15.15%) Email Marketing
11 10 (15.15%) JavaScript
11 10 (15.15%) Content Management
11 10 (15.15%) Web Analytics
12 8 (12.12%) Project Management
12 8 (12.12%) Online Marketing
12 8 (12.12%) User Experience
12 8 (12.12%) Facebook
13 7 (10.61%) Digital Media
13 7 (10.61%) Magnolia
13 7 (10.61%) Omniture
13 7 (10.61%) WebTrends
13 7 (10.61%) Finance
13 7 (10.61%) MS Office
13 7 (10.61%) Microsoft
14 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
14 6 (9.09%) French Language

Pay per click
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 19 (28.79%) CMS
2 7 (10.61%) Magnolia
3 5 (7.58%) Drupal
4 4 (6.06%) IBM Notes
5 2 (3.03%) WordPress
6 1 (1.52%) concrete5
Applications
1 7 (10.61%) MS Office
2 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 5 (7.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (30.30%) Google Analytics
2 7 (10.61%) WebTrends
3 1 (1.52%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) Internet
1 3 (4.55%) MVNO
2 2 (3.03%) Extranet
3 1 (1.52%) FTP
3 1 (1.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 47 (71.21%) Marketing
2 7 (10.61%) Finance
3 6 (9.09%) French Language
4 5 (7.58%) German Language
4 5 (7.58%) Dutch Language
5 4 (6.06%) Retail
6 3 (4.55%) Advertising
7 1 (1.52%) Publishing
7 1 (1.52%) Games
7 1 (1.52%) Automotive
7 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (28.79%) PPC Specialist
1 19 (28.79%) PPC Manager
1 19 (28.79%) PPC Analyst
1 19 (28.79%) PPC Executive
2 9 (13.64%) Analyst
3 7 (10.61%) Marketing Executive
4 6 (9.09%) Developer
5 4 (6.06%) Web Analyst
5 4 (6.06%) Digital Marketing Executive
6 3 (4.55%) Search Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Web Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Project Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Account Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Web Designer
7 2 (3.03%) PHP Developer
7 2 (3.03%) Drupal Developer
7 2 (3.03%) Designer
7 2 (3.03%) Content Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Web Developer
7 2 (3.03%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (27.27%) HTML
2 12 (18.18%) CSS
3 5 (7.58%) jQuery
4 3 (4.55%) XML
5 2 (3.03%) XSL
5 2 (3.03%) XSLT
5 2 (3.03%) Flash
5 2 (3.03%) XHTML
5 2 (3.03%) RSS
5 2 (3.03%) XML Schema
5 2 (3.03%) LAMP
5 2 (3.03%) Ajax
5 2 (3.03%) .NET
5 2 (3.03%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (1.52%) HTML5
6 1 (1.52%) CSS3
6 1 (1.52%) PhoneGap
6 1 (1.52%) Sass
6 1 (1.52%) LESS
6 1 (1.52%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 22 (33.33%) Social Media
2 11 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 11 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (12.12%) User Experience
4 7 (10.61%) Digital Media
5 6 (9.09%) Copywriting
6 5 (7.58%) Blog
7 3 (4.55%) Handset
8 1 (1.52%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (1.52%) Mac OS X
2 1 (1.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (72.73%) SEO
2 27 (40.91%) Analytics
3 22 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 15 (22.73%) Digital Marketing
5 10 (15.15%) Content Management
5 10 (15.15%) Email Marketing
5 10 (15.15%) Web Analytics
6 8 (12.12%) Project Management
6 8 (12.12%) Online Marketing
7 5 (7.58%) CRM
7 5 (7.58%) Web Development
8 4 (6.06%) Migration
8 4 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (6.06%) Marketing Strategy
9 3 (4.55%) Social Media Marketing
9 3 (4.55%) Line Management
9 3 (4.55%) Multivariate Testing
10 2 (3.03%) Market Research
10 2 (3.03%) Time Management
10 2 (3.03%) Budget Control
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.15%) JavaScript
2 5 (7.58%) PHP
3 3 (4.55%) C
4 2 (3.03%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 5 (7.58%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (40.91%) Google
2 8 (12.12%) Facebook
3 7 (10.61%) Microsoft
3 7 (10.61%) Omniture
4 5 (7.58%) Twitter
5 4 (6.06%) Coremetrics
5 4 (6.06%) Lotus
6 2 (3.03%) Zend
6 2 (3.03%) ExactTarget
7 1 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.52%) Adobe
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