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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 62 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SEO 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.57% - 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% - 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £288 - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.12% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £32.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
-38.71% -20.98%
SEO
South East

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
620 424 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 88.70% 83.63% 72.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 274 170
Median daily rate £425 £385 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% +18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 8 19
Median hourly rate £51.50 £50.00 £26.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.00% +85.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

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
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 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
Worthing - 2 - -
East Grinstead - 1 £300 -
SEO
South East

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for SEO.

1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (47.06%) User Experience
2 7 (41.18%) HTML5
2 7 (41.18%) Social Media
2 7 (41.18%) CSS3
2 7 (41.18%) Web Application Development
2 7 (41.18%) Sass
2 7 (41.18%) Legal
2 7 (41.18%) Publishing
2 7 (41.18%) Web Development
2 7 (41.18%) jQuery
2 7 (41.18%) E-Commerce
2 7 (41.18%) HTML
2 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
2 7 (41.18%) CSS
3 6 (35.29%) Web Usability
3 6 (35.29%) AngularJS
3 6 (35.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (29.41%) React
4 5 (29.41%) Durandal
4 5 (29.41%) LESS
4 5 (29.41%) Backbone.js
4 5 (29.41%) KnockoutJS
4 5 (29.41%) Twitter
4 5 (29.41%) Photoshop
4 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
5 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
5 4 (23.53%) EPiServer
6 3 (17.65%) CMS
6 3 (17.65%) Cross-Browser Compatibility

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 3 (17.65%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Photoshop
2 2 (11.76%) GIMP
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) GitHub
1 1 (5.88%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) BIG-IP
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.76%) Subversion
3 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (41.18%) Legal
1 7 (41.18%) Publishing
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Content Designer
1 7 (41.18%) Designer
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
1 7 (41.18%) Web Developer
2 6 (35.29%) HTML CSS Developer
2 6 (35.29%) HTML Developer
3 5 (29.41%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (11.76%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Content Editor
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Marketing Executive
5 1 (5.88%) Search Marketing Executive
5 1 (5.88%) Web Content Editor
5 1 (5.88%) Web Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Web Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) CSS
1 7 (41.18%) CSS3
1 7 (41.18%) HTML
1 7 (41.18%) HTML5
1 7 (41.18%) jQuery
1 7 (41.18%) Sass
2 6 (35.29%) AngularJS
2 6 (35.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (29.41%) Backbone.js
3 5 (29.41%) Durandal
3 5 (29.41%) KnockoutJS
3 5 (29.41%) LESS
3 5 (29.41%) React
4 2 (11.76%) .NET
4 2 (11.76%) Ajax
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (5.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) User Experience
2 7 (41.18%) Social Media
3 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.88%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Mac OS
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) E-Commerce
2 7 (41.18%) Web Application Development
2 7 (41.18%) Web Development
3 6 (35.29%) Web Usability
4 3 (17.65%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 2 (11.76%) MVC
5 2 (11.76%) Wireframes
6 1 (5.88%) API Integration
6 1 (5.88%) Content Management
6 1 (5.88%) CRM
6 1 (5.88%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (5.88%) Data Security
6 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL
6 1 (5.88%) Pay per click
6 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (5.88%) SDLC
6 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.88%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) ISA Server
1 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) MOM
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Twitter
2 4 (23.53%) EPiServer
3 1 (5.88%) Apple
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) Dell
3 1 (5.88%) F5
3 1 (5.88%) Hitwise
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) Meraki
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) VMware