The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 18 6 10
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Contract jobs citing SEO 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 1.12% 3.03% 6.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 3.85% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £413 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £385 £330
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £33.00 £29.25
% change year-on-year
-36.36% +12.82%
SEO
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
74 26 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 83.15% 78.79% 72.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 14 18
Median daily rate £550 £350 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £244 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £575 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £31.00 £155.00 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.00% +856.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

SEO
Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

SEO Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

SEO
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Welwyn Garden City region with a requirement for SEO.

1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) Copywriting
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City 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 2 (100.00%) CMS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Content Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Online Content Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Online Trading Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Content Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Web Content Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Web Content Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Web Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Copywriting
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce