The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 19 16 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing SEO 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 1.06% 3.95% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 5.26% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£650 £168 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+288.05% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £9.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +85.71%
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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 Bournemouth region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
71 57 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 75.53% 75.00% 72.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 34 28
Average daily rate £418 £413 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £182 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £485 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 5
Average hourly rate £26.00 £29.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.60% -20.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £22.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £37.50 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

SEO
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SEO across the Bournemouth region.

SEO Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

SEO
Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SEO across the Bournemouth region.

SEO Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

SEO
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth region citing SEO 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 SEO.

1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Pay per click
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth region citing SEO 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 SEO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Pay per click
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing