The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing SEO 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £32.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
-38.71% -20.98%
SEO
Oxfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
282 282 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 83.43% 80.57% 69.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 241 80
Median daily rate £400 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 16
Median hourly rate £17.00 £45.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.22% +221.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £8.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.40 £45.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing SEO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

SEO
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

SEO Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

SEO
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SEO across the Oxford region.

SEO Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

SEO
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Oxford region with a requirement for SEO.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Classic ASP
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Intranet
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Google
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Classic ASP
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Google
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat