The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 18 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing SEO 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 1.11% 1.52% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 2.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £145 £287 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-49.52% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.12% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £32.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
-38.71% -20.98%
SEO
Surrey

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
73 87 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 81.11% 65.91% 76.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 54 53
Median daily rate £380 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +11.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £520 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £12.45 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+221.41% -17.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

SEO
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

SEO Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

SEO
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 Guildford region with a requirement for SEO.

1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) Pay per click
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Copywriting
1 1 (50.00%) Google Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
1 1 (50.00%) Project Governance
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Link Building
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 1 (50.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) SEO Executive
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Copywriting
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Link Building
1 1 (50.00%) Pay per click
1 1 (50.00%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) VMware