The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - - 15
Contract jobs citing SEO 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City - - 3.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £270 £330
% change year-on-year
+29.62% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £12.50 £43.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -71.09%
SEO
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
47 76 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 71.21% 76.00% 75.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 33 41
Median daily rate £419 £329 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £283 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £370 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Welwyn Garden City region citing SEO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

SEO
Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

SEO Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City