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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - 15 17
Contract jobs citing SEO 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury - 0.90% 2.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.22% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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of your Daily Rate
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- - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £260 £311
% change year-on-year
+34.61% -16.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.34 £21.50 £17.69
% change year-on-year
+78.30% +21.53%
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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
129 82 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 78.18% 73.87% 65.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 43 55
Average daily rate £375 £406 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £19.50 - £14.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.52 £25.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+26.29% -15.57%

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