The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blog in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blog over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blogs
Rank 85 96 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing Blog 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.18% 0.31% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.52% 0.98% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Blog
West Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
388 508 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 34.12% 31.75% 23.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 338 166
Median daily rate £423 £410 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.04% +26.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 26 7
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% -3.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.53 £19.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +15.79%

Blog
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Blog Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Blog
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Blog Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Blog
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Blog.

1 3 (100.00%) Social Media
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (33.33%) VSAM
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) CA Endevor
3 1 (33.33%) COBOL
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) DB2
3 1 (33.33%) CICS
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) iSeries
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) SonarQube

Blog
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 (33.33%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) SonarQube
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Social Media
2 1 (33.33%) iSeries
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) VSAM
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Deployment
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) COBOL
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) CA Endevor