The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
South East / West Sussex
Rank - 53 49
Contract jobs citing SEO 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - 0.19% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.22% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £415 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £308
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +21.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year
-28.33% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
387 447 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 89.58% 85.14% 76.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 289 192
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 19
Median hourly rate £42.50 £34.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £23.88 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £37.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

SEO
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

SEO Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

SEO
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SEO across the West Sussex region.

SEO Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for SEO.

1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Legal
2 9 (56.25%) Publishing
2 9 (56.25%) Social Media
2 9 (56.25%) Web Application Development
3 8 (50.00%) User Experience
4 6 (37.50%) HTML5
4 6 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (37.50%) Sass
4 6 (37.50%) CSS3
4 6 (37.50%) Web Development
4 6 (37.50%) jQuery
4 6 (37.50%) CSS
4 6 (37.50%) HTML
4 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
5 5 (31.25%) Photoshop
5 5 (31.25%) CMS
5 5 (31.25%) Web Usability
5 5 (31.25%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (25.00%) git-flow
6 4 (25.00%) LESS
6 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 3 (18.75%) Content Management
8 2 (12.50%) C#
8 2 (12.50%) EPiServer
8 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
8 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 2 (12.50%) .NET
8 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
8 2 (12.50%) REST

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 5 (31.25%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DHCP
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
1 1 (6.25%) NAS
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (25.00%) git-flow
2 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (56.25%) Legal
1 9 (56.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Content Designer
1 9 (56.25%) Designer
2 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Web Developer
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (6.25%) HTML Developer
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Wintel Support
3 1 (6.25%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) CSS
1 6 (37.50%) CSS3
1 6 (37.50%) HTML
1 6 (37.50%) HTML5
1 6 (37.50%) jQuery
1 6 (37.50%) Sass
1 6 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (25.00%) LESS
3 2 (12.50%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 2 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (6.25%) Backbone.js
4 1 (6.25%) Durandal
4 1 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (6.25%) React
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Social Media
2 8 (50.00%) User Experience
3 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Web Application Development
3 6 (37.50%) Web Development
4 5 (31.25%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (31.25%) Web Usability
5 3 (18.75%) Content Management
6 1 (6.25%) Content Writing
6 1 (6.25%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL
6 1 (6.25%) Migration
6 1 (6.25%) MVC
6 1 (6.25%) SDLC
6 1 (6.25%) Server Building
6 1 (6.25%) Server Patching
6 1 (6.25%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C#
1 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) MCP
1 1 (6.25%) MCSA
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) vSphere
1 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) EPiServer
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix
2 1 (6.25%) Dell
2 1 (6.25%) HP
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Twitter
2 1 (6.25%) VMware