The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 47 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SEO 11 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.05% - 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% - 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 £48.75
% change year-on-year
- -38.46%
SEO
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
435 523 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 81.16% 81.21% 71.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 336 162
Average daily rate £400 £425 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 24 23
Average hourly rate £67.50 £25.00 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.00% -25.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £14.50 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.50 £27.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

SEO
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SEO Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

SEO
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SEO Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

SEO
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 6 £410 - 2
SEO
South East

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 22 (84.62%) JavaScript
1 22 (84.62%) Google
2 17 (65.38%) Analytics
3 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (57.69%) Marketing
4 15 (57.69%) Google Analytics
4 15 (57.69%) PHP
4 15 (57.69%) HTML
4 15 (57.69%) CSS
4 15 (57.69%) Adobe Analytics
5 14 (53.85%) Web Development
6 13 (50.00%) Adobe
6 13 (50.00%) HTML5
7 12 (46.15%) Node.js
7 12 (46.15%) Publishing
8 10 (38.46%) Pay per click
9 9 (34.62%) Subversion
9 9 (34.62%) Windows
9 9 (34.62%) IIS
9 9 (34.62%) Windows Server
10 8 (30.77%) Front End Development
10 8 (30.77%) Tag Management
10 8 (30.77%) Google Tag Manager
10 8 (30.77%) Git (software)
10 8 (30.77%) Apache Solr
10 8 (30.77%) Amazon EC2
10 8 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
10 8 (30.77%) Web Application Development
10 8 (30.77%) Java
10 8 (30.77%) Linux

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 12 (46.15%) Node.js
2 9 (34.62%) IIS
3 8 (30.77%) Apache Solr
3 8 (30.77%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.85%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 15 (57.69%) Adobe Analytics
1 15 (57.69%) Google Analytics
2 8 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (30.77%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (30.77%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) NoSQL
1 7 (26.92%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Subversion
2 8 (30.77%) Git (software)
3 6 (23.08%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (57.69%) Marketing
2 12 (46.15%) Publishing
3 5 (19.23%) Multimedia
4 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Developer
2 15 (57.69%) Web Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Consultant
3 7 (26.92%) Web Consultant
4 6 (23.08%) HTML CSS Developer
4 6 (23.08%) HTML Developer
4 6 (23.08%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (23.08%) PHP Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Angular Developer
5 5 (19.23%) E-Commerce Consultant
5 5 (19.23%) E-Commerce Developer
5 5 (19.23%) E-Commerce Web Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Full Stack Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Implementation Consultant
5 5 (19.23%) Node.js Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Digital Project Manager
6 3 (11.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (11.54%) Front End Web Designer
6 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
6 3 (11.54%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) CSS
1 15 (57.69%) HTML
2 13 (50.00%) HTML5
3 7 (26.92%) CSS3
3 7 (26.92%) LESS
3 7 (26.92%) Middleware
3 7 (26.92%) RESTful
3 7 (26.92%) Sass
3 7 (26.92%) Spring
4 6 (23.08%) jQuery
4 6 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (23.08%) XML
5 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
5 5 (19.23%) Classic ASP
6 4 (15.38%) Ajax
6 4 (15.38%) XSLT
7 3 (11.54%) .NET
7 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
8 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) User Experience
2 2 (7.69%) e-Learning
2 2 (7.69%) Social Network
2 2 (7.69%) Web 2.0
3 1 (3.85%) Copywriting
3 1 (3.85%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.85%) Podcast
3 1 (3.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
1 9 (34.62%) Windows Server
2 8 (30.77%) Linux
2 8 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Analytics
2 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (53.85%) Web Development
4 10 (38.46%) Pay per click
5 8 (30.77%) E-Commerce
5 8 (30.77%) Front End Development
5 8 (30.77%) Tag Management
5 8 (30.77%) Web Application Development
6 7 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (26.92%) Digital Marketing
6 7 (26.92%) Open Source
6 7 (26.92%) TDD
7 4 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (15.38%) Web Design
8 2 (7.69%) MVC
8 2 (7.69%) Project Management
8 2 (7.69%) Scrum
8 2 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
9 1 (3.85%) Mobile Development
9 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 15 (57.69%) PHP
3 8 (30.77%) Java
4 1 (3.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (84.62%) Google
2 13 (50.00%) Adobe
3 8 (30.77%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.85%) Facebook
4 1 (3.85%) Twitter
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