Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 195 196
Contract jobs citing Pay per click 0 3 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.054% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.065% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 8
South West median daily rate - £156 £248
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -36.87% -
England median daily rate £288 £226 £269
% change year-on-year +27.21% -15.91% +2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
South West median hourly rate - - £13.50
England median hourly rate - £29.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year - +100.00% -44.76%

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 5,195 4,585 4,766
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 85.46% 83.15% 81.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,206 2,895 3,155
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £275 £255 £239
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
England median daily rate £473 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 232 191 266
South West median hourly rate £41.52 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.61% - -6.04%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.79 £12.44
90th Percentile £49.88 £48.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.66 £22.50
% change year-on-year -14.84% +9.60% +3.73%

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