The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - 20 -
Contract jobs citing SEO 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales - 0.74% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £120 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.68 £38.34 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-38.22% +78.30%
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Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40 111 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 85.11% 81.62% 84.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 70 35
Median daily rate £453 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.47% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £300 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Median hourly rate £17.36 £21.75 £20.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.18% +4.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £15.53 £19.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.87 £21.75 £21.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales