The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - 49 52
Contract jobs citing SEO 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke - 0.43% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.52% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
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- - £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £318 £320
% change year-on-year
-13.52% -0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +108.33%
SEO
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
140 191 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 67.63% 82.68% 79.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 122 149
Average daily rate £335 £350 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +10.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £290 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £403 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 14
Average hourly rate £34.00 £23.13 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.02% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £23.13 £11.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.10 £29.50 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

SEO
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

SEO Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

SEO
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SEO across the Basingstoke region.

SEO Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

SEO
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) W3C
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Web Usability
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front-End Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Web Usability
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Apple