The first table below looks at the demand for SEO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Solihull 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SEO 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 1.30% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£275 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £295 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £22.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+80.00% +30.43%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
59 66 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 76.62% 70.21% 56.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 24 6
Average daily rate £325 £350 £274
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £143 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £518 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £14.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
SEO
West Midlands

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

SEO
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

SEO Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

SEO
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) W3C
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stellent
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Content Management

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front-End Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Content Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Stellent