The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - - 19
Contract jobs citing SEO 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford - - 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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of your Daily Rate
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- - £140
UK excluding London average daily rate £268 £318 £300
% change year-on-year
-15.88% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.69 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+21.53% -1.72%
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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 Guildford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
84 94 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 66.14% 69.63% 72.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 60 33
Average daily rate £385 £375 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 10
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

SEO
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

SEO Daily Rate Trend in Guildford