The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 24 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - - 11
Contract jobs citing SEO 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames - - 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £345 £275
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +25.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.68 £38.34 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-38.22% +147.32%
SEO
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Kingston Upon Thames region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
45 75 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 91.84% 88.24% 66.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 59 21
Median daily rate £380 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £277 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £488 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

SEO
Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

SEO Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames