Period
to 11 December 2018

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 11 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)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 157 147 124
Rank change year-on-year -10 -23 +16
Contract jobs citing SEO 8 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.24% 0.072% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.084% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 4
Surrey median daily rate £375 - £188
10th Percentile £213 - £145
90th Percentile £478 - £225
South East median daily rate £385 £300 £290
% change year-on-year +28.33% +3.45% -22.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £34.00 £29.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +17.24% +28.89% -37.50%

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 2,977 2,369 1,889
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 88.71% 84.94% 85.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,103 1,714 1,246
Surrey median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £236
90th Percentile £612 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 59 91
Surrey median hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £27.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -8.26% -9.17%
10th Percentile £14.20 £13.40 £11.55
90th Percentile £52.50 £48.75 £44.25
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £22.75 £24.23
% change year-on-year +10.42% -6.09% -3.10%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SEO in Surrey over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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

SEO
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 11 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford - 1 £425 -
Weybridge - 1 £525 -
SEO
South East

For the 6 months to 11 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 Surrey region with a requirement for SEO.

1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) HTML5
3 4 (50.00%) Adobe
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Project Management
4 3 (37.50%) WordPress
4 3 (37.50%) JIRA
4 3 (37.50%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) CSS3
4 3 (37.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (37.50%) Analytics
4 3 (37.50%) React
4 3 (37.50%) Front End Development
5 2 (25.00%) GraphQL
5 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (25.00%) React Native
5 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (25.00%) Bitbucket
5 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (25.00%) Android
5 2 (25.00%) REST
5 2 (25.00%) Atlassian
5 2 (25.00%) Web Development
5 2 (25.00%) CMS
5 2 (25.00%) Content Management
5 2 (25.00%) Web Analytics
5 2 (25.00%) Smartphone
5 2 (25.00%) PHP

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 3 (37.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 3 (37.50%) WordPress
2 2 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (12.50%) Confluence
3 1 (12.50%) EPiServer
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (12.50%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Google Analytics
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SMS
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
2 2 (25.00%) Bitbucket
3 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (12.50%) Grunt
3 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
1 5 (62.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (25.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Product Manager
3 1 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) HTML Developer
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Migration Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Migration Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Product Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) SEO Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) HTML5
3 3 (37.50%) CSS3
3 3 (37.50%) jQuery
3 3 (37.50%) React
4 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (25.00%) GraphQL
4 2 (25.00%) React Native
4 2 (25.00%) REST
4 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (12.50%) Ajax
5 1 (12.50%) JSON
5 1 (12.50%) LESS
5 1 (12.50%) RSS
5 1 (12.50%) Sass
5 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (12.50%) PMI
2 1 (12.50%) Private Cloud
2 1 (12.50%) Social Media
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Android
1 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) Front End Development
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Content Management
3 2 (25.00%) Web Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 1 (12.50%) Behavioural Targeting
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Graceful Degradation
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) Project Governance
4 1 (12.50%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
1 1 (12.50%) PMP
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) WCAG
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Adobe
2 2 (25.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (12.50%) Google
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Screaming Frog