The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blog in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blog over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blogs
Rank 92 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Blog 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.070% - 0.084%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% - 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £367 £425 £370
% change year-on-year
-13.64% +14.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Blog
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
402 330 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 28.15% 25.15% 22.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 185 127
Average daily rate £400 £394 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £241 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 3
Average hourly rate £41.50 £16.00 £14.37
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+159.37% +11.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Blog
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Blog across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Blog Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Blog
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Blog Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Blog
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Blog also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Blog.

1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Online Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Social Media
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (50.00%) Facebook
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) Semantic HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Brand Awareness
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) B2C
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) SEO
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Direct Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Google Analytics

Blog
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Blog also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Blog. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Brand Awareness
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) Sass
1 1 (50.00%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) B2C
2 1 (50.00%) Direct Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Online Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) SEO
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Facebook
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter