Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for SEO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SEO over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 - 84
Rank change year-on-year - +84 -15
Contract jobs citing SEO 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.14% - 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% - 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Cambridge median daily rate £425 - £225
10th Percentile £413 - £213
90th Percentile £438 - £238
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 - £225
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -

SEO is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 596 532 801
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 84.18% 83.13% 83.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 268 539
Cambridge median daily rate £388 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +3.23% +6.90%
10th Percentile £217 £234 £262
90th Percentile £574 £550 £525
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £385
% change year-on-year - -2.60% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 60 32
Cambridge median hourly rate £41.00 £38.38 £38.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.84% -1.29% +41.36%
10th Percentile £16.82 £14.63 £14.18
90th Percentile £53.13 £49.00 £60.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year +6.67% +111.27% -35.45%

SEO
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing SEO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for SEO in Cambridge

SEO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SEO in Cambridge.

Contractor daily rate trend for SEO in Cambridge

SEO
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SEO in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for SEO.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (100.00%) GIMP
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Mocha
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
1 1 (100.00%) LESS
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (100.00%) Grunt
1 1 (100.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (100.00%) Durandal
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience

SEO
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) GIMP
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Grunt
1 1 (100.00%) gulp
1 1 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (100.00%) Mocha
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) webpack
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Durandal
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (100.00%) LESS
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) React
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Creative Thinking
1 1 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Task Automation
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell