The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - 20 26
Contract jobs citing SEO 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool - 0.78% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.22% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £269 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-17.30% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +85.71%
SEO
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
122 82 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 69.32% 63.57% 71.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 51 60
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £252 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.64 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.62% +63.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% -14.28%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

SEO
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

SEO Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool