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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 64 55 61
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Contract jobs citing SEO 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.14% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.25% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£300 - £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +108.33%
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
539 394 474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 74.65% 71.25% 68.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 259 305
Average daily rate £418 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 27 22
Average hourly rate £19.00 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £8.00 £15.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.50 £55.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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
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 19 September 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 -6 1 £300 -
Salisbury - - - - 1
SEO
South West

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 10 (90.91%) Marketing
2 9 (81.82%) Pay per click
2 9 (81.82%) Google
2 9 (81.82%) Google Analytics
2 9 (81.82%) WebTrends
2 9 (81.82%) Digital Media
2 9 (81.82%) Analytics
3 7 (63.64%) Finance
4 5 (45.45%) Degree
4 5 (45.45%) Project Management
4 5 (45.45%) CMS
4 5 (45.45%) User Experience
4 5 (45.45%) Omniture
4 5 (45.45%) Social Media
5 4 (36.36%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (9.09%) Workflow
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (9.09%) Content Management
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) C#
6 1 (9.09%) HTML
6 1 (9.09%) .NET
6 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
6 1 (9.09%) CSS
6 1 (9.09%) DSDM
6 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
6 1 (9.09%) SOA
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 1 (9.09%) Internet

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 5 (45.45%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Google Analytics
1 9 (81.82%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
General
1 10 (90.91%) Marketing
2 7 (63.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) PPC Specialist
1 5 (45.45%) PPC Executive
1 5 (45.45%) PPC Manager
1 5 (45.45%) PPC Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Digital Producer
3 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Web Producer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Digital Media
2 5 (45.45%) User Experience
2 5 (45.45%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Pay per click
1 9 (81.82%) Analytics
2 5 (45.45%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Content Management
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) DSDM
4 1 (9.09%) SOA
4 1 (9.09%) Kanban
4 1 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
4 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Google
2 5 (45.45%) Omniture
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Sitecore