Period
to 15 December 2017

The median contractor rate for an SEO Manager was £225 per day in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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) Manager
England > West Midlands
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 188 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs requiring an SEO Manager 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.021% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
West Midlands median daily rate £225 - -
England median daily rate £275 £300 £375
% change year-on-year -8.33% -20.00% +41.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £58.20 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
West Midlands
Contract vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 4607 5591 4763
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.95% 95.00% 94.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2929 3372 2694
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £225 £213
90th Percentile £544 £541 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 231 264
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £16.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -10.71% +5.00%
10th Percentile £10.44 £10.00 £10.33
90th Percentile £45.93 £37.25 £38.75
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

SEO Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings that featured SEO Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SEO Manager in the West Midlands

SEO Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SEO Manager in the West Midlands

SEO Manager Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, SEO Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region featuring SEO Manager in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) SEO
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Pay per click
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Customer-Centricity

SEO Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Customer-Centricity
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Pay per click
1 1 (100.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C