The first table below looks at the demand for SEO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Peterborough region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SEO 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.64% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £330 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £268 £300
% change year-on-year
+21.49% -10.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £65.50 £13.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+385.18% -20.58%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
125 43 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 80.13% 65.15% 78.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 27 44
Average daily rate £363 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £350 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 1 12
Average hourly rate £11.50 £175.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-93.42% +1358.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
SEO
Cambridgeshire

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

SEO
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

SEO Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

SEO
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough region citing SEO also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SEO.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough region citing SEO also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SEO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript