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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 16 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing SEO 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 2.33% 1.85% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.67% 2.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £406 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £375 £275
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-50.97% +45.45%
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
75 46 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 87.21% 85.19% 75.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 18 20
Median daily rate £425 £450 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +21.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £310 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 28 September 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