The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - 32 -
Contract jobs citing SEO 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax - 1.71% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £213 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £250 £311
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -19.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.34 £27.50 £17.69
% change year-on-year
+39.40% +55.45%
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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 Halifax region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
121 137 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 77.07% 78.29% 79.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 115 99
Average daily rate £356 £425 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.23% +7.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £300 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £478 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

SEO
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

SEO Daily Rate Trend in Halifax