The table below looks at the statistics for Pay per click skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pay per click (PPC)
Rank 127 - 121
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Pay per click 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.069% - 0.081%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.090% - 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £226
UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £300 £173
% change year-on-year
-41.66% +73.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 - -
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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 Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2224 1870 1772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 76.35% 73.94% 71.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1182 1054 914
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £241 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 37 27
Average hourly rate £31.00 £25.00 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% +23.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £17.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.50 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Pay per click
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Pay per click Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Pay per click Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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Top 22 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) VB
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Online Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Social Media
2 1 (33.33%) R
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) CA
2 1 (33.33%) WebTrends
2 1 (33.33%) SEO
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Omniture
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics

Pay per click
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 (33.33%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Online Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) SEO
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) CA
1 1 (33.33%) Omniture
1 1 (33.33%) Google