The table below looks at the statistics for Pay per click skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pay per click (PPC)
Rank - 65 64
Contract jobs citing Pay per click 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.18% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £175 £175
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 £21.25 -
% change year-on-year
-7.71% -
Pay per click
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
514 562 494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 77.18% 75.54% 71.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 276 237
Median daily rate £415 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 42 30
Median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -32.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

Pay per click
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Pay per click
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Pay per click Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire