The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blog in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blog over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Blogs
London / City of London
Rank 151 148 186
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +38
Contract jobs citing Blog 3 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.098% 0.097%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% 0.24% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 5
Median daily rate £344 £200 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.87% -38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £412 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £255 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1129 1241 1983
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 38.34% 40.40% 38.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 850 944 1561
Median daily rate £500 £500 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 27
Median hourly rate £22.13 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.62% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £13.00 £13.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £35.60 £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.88 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.20% +22.85%

Blog
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Blog as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Blog Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Blog
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Blog across the City of London region.

Blog Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Blog
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Blog across the City of London region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Blog Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Blog
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Blog across the City of London region.

Blog Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Blog
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Blog 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 City of London region with a requirement for Blog.

1 3 (33.33%) HTML
1 3 (33.33%) PHP
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) SEO
1 3 (33.33%) jQuery
1 3 (33.33%) JSON
1 3 (33.33%) Twitter
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
2 2 (22.22%) CSS3
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) IBM Blueworks
2 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (22.22%) Sass
2 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
2 2 (22.22%) Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Lean Six Sigma
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) RESTful
2 2 (22.22%) Process Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) HTML5
2 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) eTOM
2 2 (22.22%) Workflow
2 2 (22.22%) Six Sigma
2 2 (22.22%) IBM
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) OOP

Blog
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (11.11%) CMS
1 1 (11.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) IBM Blueworks
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Bower
2 1 (11.11%) Grunt
2 1 (11.11%) gulp
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) Vagrant
2 1 (11.11%) webpack
General
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Publishing
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (22.22%) Process Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Content Editor
3 1 (11.11%) LIMS Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Web Content Editor
3 1 (11.11%) Web Editor
3 1 (11.11%) Web Writer
3 1 (11.11%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
1 3 (33.33%) jQuery
1 3 (33.33%) JSON
2 2 (22.22%) Angular 2
2 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
2 2 (22.22%) CSS3
2 2 (22.22%) HTML5
2 2 (22.22%) RESTful
2 2 (22.22%) Sass
3 1 (11.11%) Ajax
3 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) LIMS
2 1 (11.11%) Social Media
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) SEO
2 2 (22.22%) Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) eTOM
2 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Lean Six Sigma
2 2 (22.22%) OO
2 2 (22.22%) OOP
2 2 (22.22%) Process Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (22.22%) Six Sigma
2 2 (22.22%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Competitor Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Market Research
3 1 (11.11%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) PHP
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Twitter
2 2 (22.22%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe
3 1 (11.11%) Facebook
3 1 (11.11%) Sage
3 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com