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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pay per click (PPC)
Rank 537 542 540
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing Pay per click 36 29 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.069% 0.060% 0.083%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.093% 0.081% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 27
Average daily rate
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£225 £281 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +27.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £131 £183 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £322 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £240 £288 £375
% change year-on-year
-16.52% -23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - £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
38820 35961 39230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.48% 74.48% 72.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 24656 22601 23180
Average daily rate £413 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.48% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1106 1012 1434
Average hourly rate £23.50 £29.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.96% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +14 11 £175 -36.36% 43
South East +1 10 £225 +12.50% 10
North West +2 6 £275 -17.91% 7
South West -21 3 £300 - 4
East of England -35 3 - - 2
East Midlands +1 2 - - 2
Yorkshire - 2 - - 6
West Midlands - 1 - - 2
North East - - - -
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Pay per click
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 52 (76.47%) SEO
1 52 (76.47%) Marketing
2 30 (44.12%) Analytics
3 28 (41.18%) Google
4 24 (35.29%) Social Media
5 21 (30.88%) Google Analytics
6 20 (29.41%) E-Commerce
7 19 (27.94%) CMS
8 18 (26.47%) HTML
8 18 (26.47%) Digital Marketing
9 12 (17.65%) Web Analytics
9 12 (17.65%) CSS
10 11 (16.18%) Finance
10 11 (16.18%) Content Management
10 11 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (14.71%) User Experience
11 10 (14.71%) Omniture
11 10 (14.71%) Email Marketing
11 10 (14.71%) JavaScript
12 9 (13.24%) WebTrends
12 9 (13.24%) Mobile App
12 9 (13.24%) Digital Media
13 8 (11.76%) Project Management
13 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
14 7 (10.29%) MS Office
14 7 (10.29%) MS Excel
14 7 (10.29%) Online Marketing
14 7 (10.29%) Degree
14 7 (10.29%) Facebook
14 7 (10.29%) Magnolia

Pay per click
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (27.94%) CMS
2 7 (10.29%) Magnolia
3 5 (7.35%) Drupal
4 4 (5.88%) IBM Notes
5 2 (2.94%) WordPress
6 1 (1.47%) concrete5
Applications
1 7 (10.29%) MS Office
1 7 (10.29%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 21 (30.88%) Google Analytics
2 9 (13.24%) WebTrends
3 1 (1.47%) Magento
3 1 (1.47%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) Internet
2 3 (4.41%) MVNO
3 2 (2.94%) Extranet
4 1 (1.47%) FTP
4 1 (1.47%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.94%) Subversion
3 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 52 (76.47%) Marketing
2 11 (16.18%) Finance
3 5 (7.35%) Retail
3 5 (7.35%) German Language
4 4 (5.88%) French Language
4 4 (5.88%) Advertising
5 3 (4.41%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.47%) Publishing
6 1 (1.47%) Games
6 1 (1.47%) Banking
6 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.47%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 18 (26.47%) PPC Specialist
1 18 (26.47%) PPC Manager
1 18 (26.47%) PPC Analyst
1 18 (26.47%) PPC Executive
2 8 (11.76%) Analyst
3 7 (10.29%) Developer
4 5 (7.35%) Marketing Executive
5 4 (5.88%) Search Manager
5 4 (5.88%) Web Analyst
6 3 (4.41%) Web Manager
6 3 (4.41%) Digital Producer
6 3 (4.41%) Content Manager
6 3 (4.41%) Project Manager
6 3 (4.41%) Account Manager
6 3 (4.41%) Digital Marketing Executive
7 2 (2.94%) Designer
7 2 (2.94%) Digital Account Manager
7 2 (2.94%) Social Media Manager
7 2 (2.94%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 2 (2.94%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (26.47%) HTML
2 12 (17.65%) CSS
3 5 (7.35%) jQuery
4 3 (4.41%) XML
5 2 (2.94%) XSL
5 2 (2.94%) XSLT
5 2 (2.94%) Flash
5 2 (2.94%) XHTML
5 2 (2.94%) RSS
5 2 (2.94%) XML Schema
5 2 (2.94%) LAMP
5 2 (2.94%) Ajax
5 2 (2.94%) .NET
5 2 (2.94%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (1.47%) HTML5
6 1 (1.47%) CSS3
6 1 (1.47%) PhoneGap
6 1 (1.47%) Sass
6 1 (1.47%) LESS
6 1 (1.47%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 24 (35.29%) Social Media
2 11 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (14.71%) User Experience
4 9 (13.24%) Digital Media
4 9 (13.24%) Mobile App
5 6 (8.82%) Copywriting
6 3 (4.41%) Blog
6 3 (4.41%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.41%) Linux
2 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X
2 1 (1.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (76.47%) SEO
2 30 (44.12%) Analytics
3 20 (29.41%) E-Commerce
4 18 (26.47%) Digital Marketing
5 12 (17.65%) Web Analytics
6 11 (16.18%) Content Management
7 10 (14.71%) Email Marketing
8 8 (11.76%) Project Management
9 7 (10.29%) Online Marketing
10 6 (8.82%) Web Development
11 4 (5.88%) CRM
11 4 (5.88%) Marketing Strategy
12 3 (4.41%) Social Media Marketing
12 3 (4.41%) Multivariate Testing
12 3 (4.41%) B2B
12 3 (4.41%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (4.41%) Line Management
13 2 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
13 2 (2.94%) Time Management
13 2 (2.94%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (7.35%) PHP
3 3 (4.41%) C
4 2 (2.94%) ActionScript
5 1 (1.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.47%) ACCA
2 1 (1.47%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (41.18%) Google
2 10 (14.71%) Omniture
3 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 7 (10.29%) Facebook
5 4 (5.88%) Twitter
5 4 (5.88%) Lotus
6 3 (4.41%) Coremetrics
7 2 (2.94%) Zend
7 2 (2.94%) ExactTarget
8 1 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.47%) Adobe
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