The first table below looks at the demand for SEO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk 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 Suffolk 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 - 32 -
Contract jobs citing SEO 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk - 0.51% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.71% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £275 -
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
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
166 141 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 64.34% 71.94% 67.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 106 104
Average daily rate £400 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 20
Average hourly rate £25.00 £13.58 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.09% -58.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.45 £19.58 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
SEO
East of England

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

SEO
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

SEO Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

SEO
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich - - - - 1
Woodbridge - - - -
SEO
East of England