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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - 14 -
Contract jobs citing SEO 0 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax - 5.30% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 6.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 0
Average daily rate
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- £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
-5.07% +9.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £40.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-69.13% +194.54%
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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
126 124 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 81.82% 82.12% 71.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 110 84
Average daily rate £356 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.00% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £478 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.99 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -4.95%

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