The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing SEO 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £311 £300
% change year-on-year
-11.57% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £17.69 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.45% -1.72%
SEO
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
22 17 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 75.86% 80.95% 65.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 10
Average daily rate £400 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

SEO
Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

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

SEO Daily Rate Trend in Sussex