The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worthing region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 29 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing SEO 8 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 3.76% 3.30% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.10% 3.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £375 £275
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +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
West Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worthing
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
195 80 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 91.55% 87.91% 69.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 36 18
Median daily rate £500 £375 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -34.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £10.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -76.47%
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 Worthing

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

SEO
Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

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

SEO Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

SEO
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 25 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 Worthing region with a requirement for SEO.

1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Legal
1 12 (100.00%) Publishing
1 12 (100.00%) Social Media
1 12 (100.00%) Web Application Development
2 8 (66.67%) User Experience
2 8 (66.67%) Management Information System
3 7 (58.33%) Web Usability

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing 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:

General
1 12 (100.00%) Legal
1 12 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Content Designer
1 12 (100.00%) Designer
2 1 (8.33%) Content Editor
2 1 (8.33%) Web Content Designer
2 1 (8.33%) Web Content Editor
2 1 (8.33%) Web Designer
2 1 (8.33%) Web Editor
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Social Media
2 8 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 8 (66.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Web Application Development
2 7 (58.33%) Web Usability