The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - 17 28
Contract jobs citing SEO 0 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough - 6.52% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 9.00% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 2
Median daily rate - £250 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -24.24%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £267 £330
% change year-on-year
+31.08% -19.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £12.50 £43.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -71.09%
SEO
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
66 100 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 68.75% 72.46% 84.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 57 50
Median daily rate £335 £294 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.04% -18.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £240 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £500 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 15
Median hourly rate £16.50 £12.40 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.06% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £23.00 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Peterborough region citing SEO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SEO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Peterborough region with a requirement for SEO.

1 1 (100.00%) Google

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SEO Consultant
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Google