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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - - 20
Contract jobs citing SEO 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool - - 3.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 4.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £269 £325 £261
% change year-on-year
-17.38% +24.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £46.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-69.56% +240.74%
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
173 91 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 67.05% 70.00% 73.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 57 72
Average daily rate £400 £413 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +16.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £301 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £51.67 £95.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.61% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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