The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had SEO Executive featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Executive
Rank 645 643 616
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -27
Contract jobs requiring an SEO Executive 6 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.005% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.006% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
Median daily rate £175 £233 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.73% +3.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £160 - £225
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51170 54095 51865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.76% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 33263 34303 31438
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1565 2020 2092
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.80 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

SEO Executive
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured SEO Executive in the job title.

SEO Executive Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SEO Executive
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SEO Executive within the UK.

SEO Executive Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SEO Executive
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SEO Executive within the UK.

SEO Executive Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SEO Executive
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SEO Executive within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -12 6 £175 -24.73% 10
London +5 3 £175 -24.73% 5
Hammersmith - 3 £175 -
Guildford - 1 £145 -
Leeds - 1 £175 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £175 -
Surrey - 1 £145 -
Yorkshire - 1 £175 -
South East - 1 £145 -
West Midlands - 1 - -

SEO Executive Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, SEO Executive contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring SEO Executive in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) SEO
2 7 (63.64%) Analytics
3 5 (45.45%) Channel Management
3 5 (45.45%) Performance Management
3 5 (45.45%) Actionable Insight
3 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (45.45%) WebTrends
3 5 (45.45%) Banking
3 5 (45.45%) Data Analysis
3 5 (45.45%) Web Analytics
4 4 (36.36%) CMS
5 3 (27.27%) HTML
6 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (18.18%) Google
6 2 (18.18%) Pay per click
6 2 (18.18%) Marketing
7 1 (9.09%) Business Development
7 1 (9.09%) Copywriting
7 1 (9.09%) Google Analytics
7 1 (9.09%) Content Management
7 1 (9.09%) Social Media
7 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
7 1 (9.09%) Link Building

SEO Executive Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 4 (36.36%) CMS
Business Applications
1 5 (45.45%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Google Analytics
General
1 5 (45.45%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Copywriting
1 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
1 1 (9.09%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) SEO
2 7 (63.64%) Analytics
3 5 (45.45%) Actionable Insight
3 5 (45.45%) Channel Management
3 5 (45.45%) Data Analysis
3 5 (45.45%) Performance Management
3 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (45.45%) Web Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (18.18%) Pay per click
5 1 (9.09%) Business Development
5 1 (9.09%) Content Management
5 1 (9.09%) Link Building
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Google
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