The table below looks at the statistics for Pay per click skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pay per click (PPC)
Rank 132 129 139
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Contract jobs citing Pay per click 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.13% 0.069% 0.060%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.098% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £335 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.91% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £240 £281 £375
% change year-on-year
-14.66% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2205 2035 2136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 71.50% 70.39% 64.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1217 1034 1139
Average daily rate £365 £333 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.77% -1.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 99 108
Average hourly rate £25.00 £19.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.20% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.50 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £50.00 £49.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Pay per click
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Pay per click Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Pay per click
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Pay per click Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Pay per click
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Pay per click Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Pay per click
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Manchester -4 1 - - 7
Cheshire - 1 £275 - 2
Lancashire - - - - 3
Merseyside - - - - 1
Pay per click
England

Pay per click
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 3 (60.00%) SEO
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Sass
3 1 (20.00%) LESS
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) PhoneGap
3 1 (20.00%) Facebook
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter
3 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) Copywriting
3 1 (20.00%) Blog
3 1 (20.00%) Google Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Email Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) Social Media
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) CMS
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) Coremetrics
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Degree

Pay per click
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 1 (20.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Google Analytics
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) PPC Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) PPC Manager
1 2 (40.00%) PPC Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) PPC Executive
2 1 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Front-End Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) CSS3
2 1 (20.00%) PhoneGap
2 1 (20.00%) Sass
2 1 (20.00%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Copywriting
1 1 (20.00%) Blog
1 1 (20.00%) Social Media
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) SEO
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Email Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) User Stories
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Google
1 1 (20.00%) Coremetrics
1 1 (20.00%) Facebook
1 1 (20.00%) Twitter
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