The table below looks at the statistics 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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - - 15
Contract jobs citing SEO 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull - - 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £281
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 £48.75
% change year-on-year
- -38.46%
SEO
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
99 50 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 77.95% 70.42% 78.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 19 32
Average daily rate £400 £385 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £221 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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