The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 23 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 23 - 55
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SEO 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.89% - 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% - 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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of your Daily Rate
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- - £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £309 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £32.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-33.07% +96.96%
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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 Canary Wharf region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
95 150 351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 84.82% 78.53% 87.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 103 274
Average daily rate £450 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £700 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £27.50 £21.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.90% -14.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +4.08%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

SEO
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

SEO Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

SEO
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Arabic Language
2 1 (50.00%) Czech Language
2 1 (50.00%) Polish Language
2 1 (50.00%) Turkish Language
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe CQ
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Arabic Language
2 1 (50.00%) Czech Language
2 1 (50.00%) Polish Language
2 1 (50.00%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Content Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe