The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 25 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SEO 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 0.61% - 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% - 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £308 - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.12% +5.00%
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
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
118 58 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 71.95% 76.32% 78.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 27 29
Median daily rate £425 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £308 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £15.50 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.71% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

SEO
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

SEO Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

SEO
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 23 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 Solihull region with a requirement for SEO.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) W3C
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) React
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 1 (100.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe