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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 64 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing SEO 1 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.15% 1.22% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 1.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £275 £250 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £250 £330
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -24.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £12.50 £43.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -71.09%
SEO
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
572 660 711
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 84.49% 80.78% 77.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 361 436
Median daily rate £410 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 21
Median hourly rate £12.00 £40.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +220.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £11.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.98 £40.00 £15.84
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing SEO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 6 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SEO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for SEO.

1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Email Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Campaign Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Web Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Web Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Email Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development