Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 20 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)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 124 138
Rank change year-on-year -18 +14 -18
Contract jobs citing SEO 3 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.11% 0.30% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.36% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 5
Surrey median daily rate £206 £200 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.75% -46.67% -3.85%
10th Percentile £172 £148 £277
90th Percentile £235 £413 £436
South East median daily rate £300 £290 £275
% change year-on-year +3.45% +5.45% -10.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £29.00 £22.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year +28.89% -37.50% +125.00%

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 Surrey with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2299 1921 2211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 83.39% 83.56% 80.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1643 1275 1351
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £285
90th Percentile £580 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 83 51
Surrey median hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -15.38% +8.33%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.55 £12.70
90th Percentile £48.75 £45.07 £52.17
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.13 £26.50
% change year-on-year -15.21% +2.36% +51.43%

SEO
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for SEO in Surrey

SEO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SEO in Surrey

SEO
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SEO in Surrey

For the 6 months to 20 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 Surrey region with a requirement for SEO.

1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Pay per click
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Social Media
3 1 (33.33%) hybris
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) AdWords
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) B2C
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Publishing
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA

SEO
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 1 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) AdWords
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Publishing
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Account Executive
1 1 (33.33%) Campaign Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Executive
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce Executive
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Pay per click
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) B2C
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) hybris
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft