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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blogs
Rank 96 107 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing Blog 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.22% 0.061% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.65% 0.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £135 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £325 £210
% change year-on-year
+38.46% +54.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £59.31 £21.25 -
% change year-on-year
+179.10% -
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
462 513 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 33.92% 31.43% 26.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 336 158
Median daily rate £400 £386 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.55% +10.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £280 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £519 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +7.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 19 8
Median hourly rate £13.38 £13.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.88% -10.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.88%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) Social Media
3 3 (50.00%) Subversion
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) Open Source Development
4 2 (33.33%) Open Source
4 2 (33.33%) REST
4 2 (33.33%) Redis
4 2 (33.33%) Riak
4 2 (33.33%) GitHub
4 2 (33.33%) Bitbucket
4 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) SaltStack
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) MySQL
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server

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 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) CICS
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) Redis
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) Riak
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (33.33%) Bitbucket
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) SonarQube
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Node.js
3 1 (16.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Social Media
2 1 (16.67%) iSeries
2 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (16.67%) VSAM
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) Open Source
4 2 (33.33%) Open Source Development
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (16.67%) Microservices
5 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) COBOL
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) SaltStack