The first table below looks at the demand for SEO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Maidenhead region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 13 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing SEO 7 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 7.78% 6.25% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.64% 8.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Average daily rate
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£348 £156 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+122.40% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £284
% change year-on-year
- +5.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £22.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+80.00% +30.43%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
81 59 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 90.00% 73.75% 65.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 33 20
Average daily rate £270 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £203 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £488 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 7
Average hourly rate £42.50 £30.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
SEO
Berkshire

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SEO across the Maidenhead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

SEO
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

SEO Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead region citing SEO also 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 that cited SEO.

1 6 (66.67%) Marketing
1 6 (66.67%) Drupal
1 6 (66.67%) CMS
2 5 (55.56%) Kanban
3 4 (44.44%) Analytics
4 3 (33.33%) Open Source
4 3 (33.33%) Adobe
4 3 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) JIRA
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) PHP
5 2 (22.22%) Photoshop
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Confluence
5 2 (22.22%) Migration
6 1 (11.11%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (11.11%) HTML5
6 1 (11.11%) Social Media
6 1 (11.11%) Akamai
6 1 (11.11%) CSS3
6 1 (11.11%) Digital Media
6 1 (11.11%) Twitter
6 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (11.11%) Sass
6 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 1 (11.11%) OOCSS
6 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
6 1 (11.11%) Web Accessibility
6 1 (11.11%) Online Marketing

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead region citing SEO also 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 that cited SEO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (66.67%) Drupal
1 6 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (22.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 6 (66.67%) Marketing
2 3 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (11.11%) Advertising
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Digital Project Manager
1 5 (55.56%) Project Manager
2 3 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) CSS3
2 1 (11.11%) Sass
2 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 1 (11.11%) OOCSS
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) Social Media
2 1 (11.11%) Digital Media
2 1 (11.11%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Kanban
2 4 (44.44%) Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (11.11%) Web Accessibility
4 1 (11.11%) Online Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Web Design
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Content Management
4 1 (11.11%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 2 (22.22%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (11.11%) Akamai
2 1 (11.11%) Twitter
2 1 (11.11%) Google