The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 17 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing SEO 10 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 6.90% 0.65% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.09% 0.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 0
Average daily rate
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of your Daily Rate
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£250 £330 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £269 £325 £268
% change year-on-year
-17.38% +21.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £65.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-74.80% +385.18%
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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
110 126 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 75.86% 82.35% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 51 27
Average daily rate £325 £363 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £233 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 18 1
Average hourly rate £12.40 £11.50 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.82% -93.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

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 22 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) Flash
1 10 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 10 (100.00%) Adobe
1 10 (100.00%) CMS
1 10 (100.00%) Content Management
1 10 (100.00%) Google
1 10 (100.00%) Marketing
1 10 (100.00%) Email Marketing
1 10 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 10 (100.00%) EPiServer
1 10 (100.00%) SiteCatalyst
1 10 (100.00%) Analytics
1 10 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 10 (100.00%) Data Privacy
2 8 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (70.00%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (60.00%) Project Management
5 3 (30.00%) Finance

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (100.00%) CMS
1 10 (100.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (100.00%) SiteCatalyst
General
1 10 (100.00%) Marketing
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Junior
1 4 (40.00%) Marketing Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Production Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Content Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Production Manager
4 1 (10.00%) AWS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 8 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 10 (100.00%) Content Management
1 10 (100.00%) Email Marketing
1 10 (100.00%) Analytics
1 10 (100.00%) Data Privacy
2 7 (70.00%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (60.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Adobe
1 10 (100.00%) Google
1 10 (100.00%) EPiServer