The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 71 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing SEO 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.23% 0.14% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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of your Daily Rate
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£438 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £32.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +96.96%
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Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
679 502 417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 77.07% 71.00% 73.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 405 245 196
Average daily rate £360 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 26 24
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £66.00 £23.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

SEO
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SEO Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

SEO
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Programmer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Web Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Programmer
1 2 (100.00%) Web Programmer
1 2 (100.00%) Front-End Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Web Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript