The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury 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 - 18 17
Contract jobs citing SEO 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury - 1.55% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.13% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- - £275
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%
SEO
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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 Newbury region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
106 94 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 73.10% 72.87% 60.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 51 50
Average daily rate £388 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £19.50 - £72.50
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 Newbury

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

SEO
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

SEO Daily Rate Trend in Newbury