The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - 29 -
Contract jobs citing SEO 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford - 0.55% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.68% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £325 £308
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +5.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +108.33%
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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 Bradford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
160 147 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 81.22% 80.33% 71.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 76 44
Average daily rate £355 £305 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.39% +11.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £11.90 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

SEO Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

SEO Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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Top 5 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy