The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
South East / East Sussex
Rank 30 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SEO 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.01% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £338 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
- +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 - £19.00

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
153 183 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 76.88% 74.69% 85.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 137 161
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 24
Median hourly rate £42.00 £39.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +73.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £26.70 £20.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £39.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

SEO
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

SEO Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

SEO
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

SEO Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

SEO
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 February 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
Hove - 2 £338 -
SEO
South East

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for SEO.

1 3 (75.00%) Social Media
2 2 (50.00%) Publishing
2 2 (50.00%) CMS
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (25.00%) Pay per click
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Copywriting
3 1 (25.00%) Google Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (25.00%) Web Accessibility
3 1 (25.00%) Market Research
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) B2B
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Intranet
3 1 (25.00%) Benchmarking
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) BYOD
3 1 (25.00%) Disruptive Innovation
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 2 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
General
1 2 (50.00%) Publishing
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Content Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketer
1 1 (25.00%) Web Content Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Web Editor
1 1 (25.00%) Web Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Web Producer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Social Media
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) BYOD
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) B2B
2 1 (25.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (25.00%) Copywriting
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Disruptive Innovation
2 1 (25.00%) Market Research
2 1 (25.00%) Pay per click
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Google
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Twitter