Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield 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 14 December 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)
Cheshire > Macclesfield
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 17 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 - -
Contract jobs citing SEO 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 5.88% 3.26% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.89% 3.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Macclesfield median daily rate £225 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% - -
Cheshire median daily rate £231 £300 £510
% change year-on-year -22.92% -41.18% +85.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Macclesfield median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire 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 Macclesfield with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Macclesfield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 38 85 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 74.51% 92.39% 85.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 50 37
Macclesfield median daily rate £420 £405 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +14.08% +1.43%
10th Percentile £219 £248 £260
90th Percentile £519 £554 £488
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 1
Macclesfield median hourly rate £13.00 £19.64 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.82% +51.10% -7.14%
Cheshire median hourly rate £15.84 £20.14 £17.77
% change year-on-year -21.36% +13.35% -3.95%

SEO
Job Vacancy Trend in Macclesfield

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

Job vacancy trend for SEO in Macclesfield

SEO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SEO in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Macclesfield region with a requirement for SEO.

1 3 (100.00%) Adobe
1 3 (100.00%) CMS
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Content Management
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (66.67%) XHTML
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 2 (66.67%) Wireframes
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) Web 2.0
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) DOM
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap

SEO
Co-occurring IT Skills in Macclesfield 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 3 (100.00%) CMS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Web Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Content Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Ajax
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) CSS3
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) XHTML
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) DOM
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Web 2.0
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Wireframes
3 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe