The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 59 44 54
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +10
Contract jobs citing SEO 2 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.28% 0.59% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.75% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £163
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +130.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £375 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £375 £173
UK excluding London average daily rate £309 £323 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.26% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £32.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +96.96%
SEO
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
566 400 458
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 78.72% 78.13% 71.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 269 339
Average daily rate £450 £388 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -7.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 13 17
Average hourly rate £28.50 £25.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.67% -31.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £41.50 £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SEO across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

SEO
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

SEO Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

SEO
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SEO across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

SEO Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

SEO
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -10 1 £500 +33.33% 1
Salisbury - - - - 1
SEO
South West

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing SEO also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SEO.

1 3 (100.00%) Google
1 3 (100.00%) Google Analytics
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Pay per click
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Social Media
2 2 (66.67%) WebTrends
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) Omniture
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) WordPress
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) nginx
3 1 (33.33%) Online Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing SEO also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SEO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) WordPress
1 1 (33.33%) nginx
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Google Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) WebTrends
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Producer
1 1 (33.33%) PPC Manager
1 1 (33.33%) PPC Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Digital Producer
1 1 (33.33%) PPC Executive
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Producer
1 1 (33.33%) PPC Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Social Media
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Pay per click
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Online Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Omniture
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