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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 8 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing SEO 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 8.11% 9.52% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.00% 13.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate
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- £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £320 £305
% change year-on-year
-3.90% +4.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £32.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +96.96%
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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
25 29 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 67.57% 69.05% 63.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 17
Average daily rate £288 £400 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.12% -27.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Average hourly rate £11.50 £15.10 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.84% -2.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SEO across the Welwyn Garden City region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

SEO
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Legal
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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.

General
1 3 (100.00%) Legal
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Web Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Content Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Online Content Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing