The table below looks at the statistics for the SEO Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SEO Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Manager
Rank 401 - 404
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an SEO Manager 7 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.034% - 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% - 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate £350 - £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £408 £275
% change year-on-year
-0.61% +48.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SEO Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19750 19818 20801
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.67% 94.52% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13971 14054 14059
Average daily rate £450 £445 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +2.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 303 331 405
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.70 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.41% -6.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.76 £37.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

SEO Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SEO Manager in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SEO Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

SEO Manager
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SEO Manager Daily Rate Trend in London

SEO Manager
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SEO Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 1 - -
SEO Manager
England

SEO Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited SEO Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with SEO Manager in their job title.

1 17 (100.00%) SEO
2 10 (58.82%) Marketing
2 10 (58.82%) Analytics
2 10 (58.82%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (47.06%) Google
3 8 (47.06%) Google Analytics
4 7 (41.18%) Java
4 7 (41.18%) SQL
4 7 (41.18%) Python
4 7 (41.18%) C++
4 7 (41.18%) SaaS
5 6 (35.29%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (35.29%) Degree
5 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
5 6 (35.29%) Project Management
6 5 (29.41%) Information Architecture
7 4 (23.53%) Machine Learning
7 4 (23.53%) Internet
7 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
7 4 (23.53%) Internet Marketing
7 4 (23.53%) CMS
7 4 (23.53%) Retail
8 3 (17.65%) Automotive
8 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
8 3 (17.65%) B2C
9 2 (11.76%) Online Marketing
9 2 (11.76%) Finance
10 1 (5.88%) Pay per click
10 1 (5.88%) Law
10 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development

SEO Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited SEO Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with SEO Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (23.53%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 8 (47.06%) Google Analytics
2 7 (41.18%) SaaS
3 6 (35.29%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Internet
General
1 10 (58.82%) Marketing
2 4 (23.53%) Retail
3 3 (17.65%) Automotive
4 2 (11.76%) Finance
5 1 (5.88%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) CSS
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
3 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
4 1 (5.88%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) SEO
2 10 (58.82%) Analytics
3 6 (35.29%) Project Management
4 5 (29.41%) Information Architecture
5 4 (23.53%) Internet Marketing
5 4 (23.53%) Machine Learning
6 3 (17.65%) B2C
6 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
7 2 (11.76%) Online Marketing
8 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (5.88%) Link Building
8 1 (5.88%) Pay per click
8 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
8 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
8 1 (5.88%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) C++
1 7 (41.18%) Java
1 7 (41.18%) Python
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Google