The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blog in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blog over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blogs
Rank 536 595 548
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -47
Contract jobs citing Blog 81 31 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.061% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.50% 0.19% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 24 28
Median daily rate £413 £394 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £240 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £443 £541
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-15.62% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £59.31 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £59.31 - -
Blog
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16170 16454 16149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.21% 32.42% 33.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 10621 10452 10041
Median daily rate £438 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £615 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 556 607 652
Median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% -9.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £12.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.91 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -12.04%

Blog
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Blog Jobs Demand Trend in England

Blog
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Blog Daily Rate Trend in England

Blog
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Blog across the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Blog Daily Rate Histogram in England

Blog
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Blog Hourly Rate Trend in England

Blog
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blog within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +51 53 £475 +31.03% 25
South East +8 9 £336 -15.93% 9
South West - 7 £338 - 3
West Midlands - 6 £375 - 1
Yorkshire -4 3 £389 +11.14% 1
North West -13 2 £200 -52.94% 6
East of England - 1 £425 -
Blog
UK

Blog
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 England region with a requirement for Blog.

1 60 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (33.06%) JavaScript
3 37 (29.84%) HTML
4 33 (26.61%) TDD
5 32 (25.81%) AngularJS
6 31 (25.00%) GitHub
6 31 (25.00%) Linux
7 30 (24.19%) Open Source
8 29 (23.39%) HTML5
8 29 (23.39%) Web Development
8 29 (23.39%) QA
9 28 (22.58%) Scrum
10 26 (20.97%) E-Commerce
10 26 (20.97%) DevOps
11 25 (20.16%) Mentoring
11 25 (20.16%) Node.js
11 25 (20.16%) Git (software)
11 25 (20.16%) Java
12 22 (17.74%) CSS
12 22 (17.74%) Apache
12 22 (17.74%) Microsoft
12 22 (17.74%) CMS
12 22 (17.74%) MongoDB
13 21 (16.94%) NoSQL
13 21 (16.94%) Opscode Chef
13 21 (16.94%) OO
13 21 (16.94%) .NET
14 20 (16.13%) C#
14 20 (16.13%) SQL
14 20 (16.13%) User Experience

Blog
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 22 (17.74%) Apache
1 22 (17.74%) CMS
2 13 (10.48%) Apache Solr
2 13 (10.48%) nginx
3 12 (9.68%) Mule
4 9 (7.26%) WordPress
5 7 (5.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 7 (5.65%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (4.03%) SharePoint
7 4 (3.23%) IIS
7 4 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (2.42%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.61%) Drupal
9 2 (1.61%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.61%) Kentico
9 2 (1.61%) Magnolia
10 1 (0.81%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.81%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.81%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 17 (13.71%) MS Excel
2 13 (10.48%) MS Office
3 5 (4.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.42%) InfoPath
4 3 (2.42%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.81%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Lorenzo
1 2 (1.61%) Shopify
2 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (25.00%) GitHub
2 19 (15.32%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (12.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (4.84%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (3.23%) Office 365
6 3 (2.42%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 17 (13.71%) Intranet
2 10 (8.06%) Internet
3 9 (7.26%) HTTP
4 4 (3.23%) LAN
4 4 (3.23%) Wireless
4 4 (3.23%) WLAN
5 3 (2.42%) Kerberos
6 2 (1.61%) SSL
6 2 (1.61%) WebEx
7 1 (0.81%) Extranet
7 1 (0.81%) LDAP
7 1 (0.81%) Network Security
7 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.74%) MongoDB
2 21 (16.94%) NoSQL
3 17 (13.71%) SQL Server
4 15 (12.10%) Hadoop
5 10 (8.06%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (6.45%) MySQL
7 6 (4.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 6 (4.84%) Azure SQL Database
7 6 (4.84%) Big Data
8 3 (2.42%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.42%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.61%) Redis
9 2 (1.61%) Riak
10 1 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.81%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.81%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 25 (20.16%) Git (software)
2 17 (13.71%) Jenkins
3 13 (10.48%) JIRA
4 11 (8.87%) Subversion
5 7 (5.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (4.84%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (4.84%) TeamCity
7 5 (4.03%) Hudson
8 3 (2.42%) Bitbucket
8 3 (2.42%) PHPUnit
9 2 (1.61%) Grunt
10 1 (0.81%) Babel
10 1 (0.81%) gulp
10 1 (0.81%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.81%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.81%) Mocha
10 1 (0.81%) Selenium
10 1 (0.81%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (13.71%) Marketing
2 12 (9.68%) Retail
3 7 (5.65%) Banking
3 7 (5.65%) Legal
4 6 (4.84%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.23%) Advertising
5 4 (3.23%) Finance
6 3 (2.42%) German Language
6 3 (2.42%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.61%) Brand Awareness
7 2 (1.61%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.61%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.61%) Polish Language
8 1 (0.81%) Electronics
8 1 (0.81%) Games
8 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.81%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 41 (33.06%) Developer
2 22 (17.74%) Architect
3 10 (8.06%) Technical Architect
4 9 (7.26%) Angular Developer
4 9 (7.26%) JavaScript Developer
5 8 (6.45%) Analyst
5 8 (6.45%) Senior Developer
5 8 (6.45%) Web Developer
6 7 (5.65%) C# Developer
6 7 (5.65%) Support Analyst
7 6 (4.84%) .NET Developer
7 6 (4.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 6 (4.84%) AWS Engineer
7 6 (4.84%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (4.84%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (4.84%) Digital Architect
7 6 (4.84%) Digital Technical Architect
7 6 (4.84%) Java Architect
7 6 (4.84%) Senior DevOps
7 6 (4.84%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (29.84%) HTML
2 32 (25.81%) AngularJS
3 29 (23.39%) HTML5
4 25 (20.16%) Node.js
5 22 (17.74%) CSS
6 21 (16.94%) .NET
7 15 (12.10%) ASP.NET
8 14 (11.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (11.29%) Spring
9 13 (10.48%) ASP.NET Web API
9 13 (10.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (9.68%) JSON
11 10 (8.06%) REST
12 9 (7.26%) XML
13 8 (6.45%) Ember.js
13 8 (6.45%) React
14 7 (5.65%) CSS3
14 7 (5.65%) jQuery
14 7 (5.65%) Middleware
15 6 (4.84%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.13%) User Experience
2 12 (9.68%) Social Media
3 9 (7.26%) Public Cloud
4 5 (4.03%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.23%) Copywriting
5 4 (3.23%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.42%) Biometrics
6 3 (2.42%) Informatics
6 3 (2.42%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.42%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.61%) CESG
7 2 (1.61%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.61%) Freedom of Information
7 2 (1.61%) NHS
7 2 (1.61%) Psychology
7 2 (1.61%) Video Editing
7 2 (1.61%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.61%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 31 (25.00%) Linux
2 11 (8.87%) Windows
3 4 (3.23%) CentOS
3 4 (3.23%) Fedora
3 4 (3.23%) Ubuntu
3 4 (3.23%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.42%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (26.61%) TDD
3 30 (24.19%) Open Source
4 29 (23.39%) Web Development
5 28 (22.58%) Scrum
6 26 (20.97%) DevOps
6 26 (20.97%) E-Commerce
7 25 (20.16%) Mentoring
8 21 (16.94%) OO
9 19 (15.32%) SDLC
10 17 (13.71%) BDD
11 16 (12.90%) Microservices
11 16 (12.90%) MVC
12 15 (12.10%) Coaching
13 14 (11.29%) Project Management
14 13 (10.48%) Content Management
14 13 (10.48%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (10.48%) CQRS
15 12 (9.68%) Multithreading
15 12 (9.68%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 41 (33.06%) JavaScript
2 25 (20.16%) Java
3 20 (16.13%) C#
3 20 (16.13%) SQL
4 14 (11.29%) Groovy
5 10 (8.06%) Ruby
6 7 (5.65%) C
6 7 (5.65%) PHP
6 7 (5.65%) Scala
7 4 (3.23%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.23%) Python
8 1 (0.81%) ECMAScript
8 1 (0.81%) ES6
Qualifications
1 15 (12.10%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.26%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.65%) Degree
4 6 (4.84%) CCNA
4 6 (4.84%) CCNP
4 6 (4.84%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.61%) CCDA
5 2 (1.61%) CCIE
5 2 (1.61%) ECDL
6 1 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (23.39%) QA
2 3 (2.42%) WCAG
3 2 (1.61%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.81%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 4 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.61%) Docker
3 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 21 (16.94%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (10.48%) Puppet
3 12 (9.68%) Ansible
4 4 (3.23%) Terraform
5 1 (0.81%) Salt
Vendors
1 22 (17.74%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.26%) Adobe
3 7 (5.65%) Rackspace
3 7 (5.65%) Twitter
4 5 (4.03%) AppDynamics
4 5 (4.03%) MuleSoft
4 5 (4.03%) Oracle
5 4 (3.23%) Cisco
5 4 (3.23%) Facebook
5 4 (3.23%) Nortel
5 4 (3.23%) VMware
6 3 (2.42%) Google
6 3 (2.42%) Nintex
7 2 (1.61%) ForgeRock
7 2 (1.61%) Lotus
7 2 (1.61%) New Relic
7 2 (1.61%) SaltStack
7 2 (1.61%) SAP
7 2 (1.61%) Splunk
8 1 (0.81%) ServiceNow
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