The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had SEO Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Specialist
Rank 427 - 415
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an SEO Specialist 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.005% - 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% - 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £150 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SEO Specialist
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
20323 21334 22277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.65% 95.02% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 14518 15094 16060
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 295 337 436
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

SEO Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured SEO Specialist in the job title.

SEO Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in London

SEO Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SEO Specialist Daily Rate Trend in London

SEO Specialist Skill Set
Top 12 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, SEO Specialist contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring SEO Specialist in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) SEO
2 3 (75.00%) Web Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Pay per click
3 1 (25.00%) Social Media
3 1 (25.00%) Link Building
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter

SEO Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) SEO
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Web Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Link Building
3 1 (25.00%) Pay per click
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Twitter