The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham with a requirement for SEO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 25 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 Optimisation (SEO)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 - 41
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SEO 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.29% - 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% - 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £425 - £258
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £275
% change year-on-year -7.14% +27.27%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £19.61 £12.50
% change year-on-year +47.88% +56.88%  

SEO 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 Nottingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 300 375 364
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 85.96% 85.42% 85.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 198 223
Median daily rate £400 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £615 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 3
Median hourly rate £17.85 £14.75 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.01% -70.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

SEO
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for SEO in Nottingham

SEO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SEO in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Nottingham 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%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (100.00%) InDesign
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) Multivariate Testing
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) Re-Platforming
1 1 (100.00%) Optimizely
1 1 (100.00%) Qubit
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Website Optimizer
1 1 (100.00%) Multichannel Retail
1 1 (100.00%) A/B Testing

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (100.00%) InDesign
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) A/B Testing
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) Multichannel Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Multivariate Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) Re-Platforming
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Optimizely
1 1 (100.00%) Qubit