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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - 22 26
Contract jobs citing SEO 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool - 1.96% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.91% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £323 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.87% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £32.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +96.96%
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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
131 103 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 71.58% 67.32% 77.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 69 68
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £475 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 £18.07 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.52% -19.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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