Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Pay per click skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Pay per click over the 6 months to 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Pay per click (PPC)
England > South West
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 198 201
Contract jobs citing Pay per click 0 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.072% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.087% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 10
South West median daily rate - £325 £195
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +66.67% -
England median daily rate £338 £300 £220
% change year-on-year +12.50% +36.36% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South West median hourly rate - £14.50 -
England median hourly rate - £21.75 £19.61
% change year-on-year - +10.91% -7.72%

Pay per click is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,437 4,616 4,874
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 83.40% 83.34% 80.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,683 2,968 3,223
South West median daily rate £413 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.77% +6.00% -
10th Percentile £270 £250 £251
90th Percentile £563 £538 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 204 245
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +11.43%
10th Percentile £12.60 £13.00 £12.68
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.50 £51.30
England median hourly rate £22.50 £24.49 £23.75
% change year-on-year -8.11% +3.09% +12.71%

Pay per click
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Pay per click as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Pay per click in the South West

Pay per click
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Pay per click in the South West

Pay per click
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Pay per click in the South West