Period
to 18 December 2018

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 18 December 2018 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 11 19
Rank change year-on-year -8 +8 -
Contract jobs citing SEO 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 2.27% 5.66% 3.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 7.50% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Macclesfield median daily rate - £225 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -25.00% -
Cheshire median daily rate £473 £231 £300
% change year-on-year +104.32% -22.92% -41.18%
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 79 40 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 89.77% 75.47% 92.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 28 53
Macclesfield median daily rate £456 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.63% +5.00% +12.68%
10th Percentile £313 £221 £235
90th Percentile £623 £545 £550
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 7 8
Macclesfield median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £19.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.62% -33.82% +51.10%
10th Percentile £15.04 £13.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £20.13 £14.80 £21.00
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £16.17 £20.14
% change year-on-year +8.23% -19.72% +13.35%

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 18 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SEO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Macclesfield region with a requirement for SEO.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Tag Management
2 1 (50.00%) Tealium
2 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (50.00%) Web Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Web 2.0
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe Analytics

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 2 (100.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) DOM
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
1 1 (50.00%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Tag Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Web Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) Tealium