The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - 21 19
Contract jobs citing SEO 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury - 0.77% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.14% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £328 £260
% change year-on-year
-23.66% +25.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £43.25 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-71.09% +214.54%
SEO
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
115 88 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 73.72% 67.69% 51.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 50 32
Average daily rate £400 £425 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £72.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

SEO
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

SEO Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

SEO
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Pay per click
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Copywriting
1 1 (100.00%) Email Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
1 1 (100.00%) Facebook
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Metrics

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 1 (100.00%) CMS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing Campaign Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Campaign Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Copywriting
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Pay per click
1 1 (100.00%) Email Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Facebook
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter