The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 29 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SEO 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.41% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £420 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £280 £305
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £12.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+56.88% -69.13%
SEO
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
185 275 381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 76.45% 78.35% 87.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 158 283
Median daily rate £375 £355 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 30 10
Median hourly rate £38.75 £38.77 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.05% +14.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.83 £30.00 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.45 £55.00 £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

SEO
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

SEO Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

SEO
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Somerset region with a requirement for SEO.

1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Project Management

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce Manager
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) SEO Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management