The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Search Engine Marketing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Search Engine Marketing over the 3 months to 26 June 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 Marketing
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 423 413 -
Rank change year-on-year -10 -  
Contract jobs citing Search Engine Marketing 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.005% 0.023% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.006% 0.027% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £210 £488 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -56.92% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Search Engine Marketing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 17979 18242 19175
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 86.61% 85.33% 82.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12883 13341 13612
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £630 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 156 254
Median hourly rate £26.50 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.19% -4.54%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.25 £46.00 £55.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Search Engine Marketing
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Search Engine Marketing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Search Engine Marketing in London

Search Engine Marketing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Search Engine Marketing in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Search Engine Marketing in London

Search Engine Marketing
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Search Engine Marketing within the London region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 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
City of London - 1 £210 - 1
Search Engine Marketing
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Search Engine Marketing 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 London region with a requirement for Search Engine Marketing.

1 2 (100.00%) SEO
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Social Media
2 1 (50.00%) ClickTale
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Crazy Egg
2 1 (50.00%) Programmatic Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Actionable Recommendations
2 1 (50.00%) A/B Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Web Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management

Search Engine Marketing
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 2 (100.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce Manager
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce Marketing Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Online Marketing Manager
1 1 (50.00%) SEO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SEO
2 1 (50.00%) A/B Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Programmatic Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Web Analytics
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Actionable Recommendations
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) ClickTale
1 1 (50.00%) Crazy Egg