The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 101 82 111
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +29
Contract jobs citing SEO 7 31 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.36% 1.28% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 1.64% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 7
Median daily rate £343 £300 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.16% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £375 £366
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £308
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +21.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year
-28.33% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1590 1896 1865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.67% 78.44% 74.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 795 993 989
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 75 22
Median hourly rate £23.34 £17.50 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.37% -13.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £11.42 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SEO
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

SEO Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

SEO
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

SEO Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

SEO
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead - 2 £375 -
Wokingham -4 1 £310 - 1
Bracknell -7 1 - - 1
SEO
South East

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SEO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SEO.

1 15 (51.72%) HTML
1 15 (51.72%) Marketing
2 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (41.38%) CSS
3 12 (41.38%) CMS
4 11 (37.93%) E-Commerce
4 11 (37.93%) Analytics
5 9 (31.03%) User Experience
6 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
6 8 (27.59%) Telecoms
7 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (20.69%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (17.24%) Animation
8 5 (17.24%) Web Development
8 5 (17.24%) Scrum
8 5 (17.24%) B2B
9 4 (13.79%) SLA
9 4 (13.79%) Web Analytics
9 4 (13.79%) Prototyping
9 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (10.34%) Adobe Analytics
10 3 (10.34%) Continuous Deployment
10 3 (10.34%) Wireframes
10 3 (10.34%) Retail
10 3 (10.34%) Pay per click
10 3 (10.34%) QA
10 3 (10.34%) Copywriting
10 3 (10.34%) Web Design
10 3 (10.34%) B2C
11 2 (6.90%) MS Visio

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (41.38%) CMS
2 1 (3.45%) Drupal
2 1 (3.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
1 2 (6.90%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (3.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (3.45%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.45%) Google Tag Manager
2 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) FTP
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Axure RP
2 1 (3.45%) gulp
2 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 15 (51.72%) Marketing
2 8 (27.59%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.34%) Retail
4 2 (6.90%) Legal
5 1 (3.45%) Advertising
5 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
5 1 (3.45%) Brand Awareness
5 1 (3.45%) Finance
5 1 (3.45%) German Language
5 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Designer
1 6 (20.69%) Product Owner
2 4 (13.79%) Development Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Digital Development Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Web Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Digital Product Owner
4 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce Designer
4 2 (6.90%) Online Producer
4 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Designer
4 2 (6.90%) User Experience Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Web Development Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Agile Product Owner
5 1 (3.45%) Graduate Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (3.45%) SEO Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Social Media Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) UI/UX Developer
5 1 (3.45%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) HTML
2 12 (41.38%) CSS
3 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.45%) HTML5
4 1 (3.45%) jQuery
4 1 (3.45%) OOCSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) User Experience
2 5 (17.24%) Animation
3 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (10.34%) Copywriting
5 2 (6.90%) Social Media
5 2 (6.90%) Taxonomies
6 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
6 1 (3.45%) Clustering
6 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
6 1 (3.45%) Graphic Design
6 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
6 1 (3.45%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) Analytics
2 11 (37.93%) E-Commerce
3 6 (20.69%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (17.24%) B2B
4 5 (17.24%) Scrum
4 5 (17.24%) Web Development
5 4 (13.79%) Prototyping
5 4 (13.79%) Web Analytics
6 3 (10.34%) B2C
6 3 (10.34%) Continuous Deployment
6 3 (10.34%) Pay per click
6 3 (10.34%) Web Design
6 3 (10.34%) Wireframes
7 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.90%) Content Management
7 2 (6.90%) Information Architecture
7 2 (6.90%) Project Management
7 2 (6.90%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) SLA
2 3 (10.34%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Google
2 1 (3.45%) Adobe
2 1 (3.45%) Marketo
2 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
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