The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - 112 118
Contract jobs citing SEO 0 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire - 0.38% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.45% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £295 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +47.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +6.66%
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
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1550 1770 1620
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 78.88% 83.18% 78.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1016 1153 931
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £285 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 83 75
Median hourly rate £45.00 £24.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 £12.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £48.92 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

SEO
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

SEO Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

SEO
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

SEO Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for SEO.

1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TeamSite
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) GitLab
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) W3C
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) WCAG
2 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSL

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (100.00%) CMS
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (50.00%) GitLab
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP