The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blog in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blog over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blogs
Rank 380 380 386
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs citing Blog 28 35 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.17% 0.095%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.37% 0.46% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 20 17
Average daily rate £325 £425 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +11.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £223 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £600 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £367 £425 £370
% change year-on-year
-13.64% +14.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Blog
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7569 7666 8365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.74% 36.15% 38.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5294 5373 5683
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £286 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 151 161
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.02% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.47 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.00 £48.74
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

Blog
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Blog Jobs Demand Trend in London

Blog
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Blog Daily Rate Trend in London

Blog
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Blog across the London region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Blog Daily Rate Histogram in London

Blog
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Blog Hourly Rate Trend in London

Blog
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blog within the London region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +36 4 £313 +38.88% 5
Blog
England

Blog
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 35 (40.70%) GitHub
2 34 (39.53%) JavaScript
3 32 (37.21%) AngularJS
4 31 (36.05%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (32.56%) TDD
5 28 (32.56%) BDD
6 27 (31.40%) C#
6 27 (31.40%) .NET
7 26 (30.23%) SQL
7 26 (30.23%) MongoDB
8 24 (27.91%) MVC
9 23 (26.74%) Microsoft Azure
9 23 (26.74%) React
10 22 (25.58%) ASP.NET Web API
10 22 (25.58%) Reactive Extensions
11 21 (24.42%) SpecFlow
11 21 (24.42%) SignalR
11 21 (24.42%) Complex Event Processing
11 21 (24.42%) Azure SQL Database
11 21 (24.42%) Microsoft
11 21 (24.42%) ASP.NET
11 21 (24.42%) OO
12 20 (23.26%) Git (software)
13 19 (22.09%) ASP.NET MVC
14 16 (18.60%) E-Commerce
14 16 (18.60%) HTML
15 15 (17.44%) Marketing
16 14 (16.28%) Scrum
17 13 (15.12%) Open Source
17 13 (15.12%) Security Cleared

Blog
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (11.63%) Node.js
2 9 (10.47%) CMS
3 5 (5.81%) Apache
3 5 (5.81%) Apache Solr
3 5 (5.81%) Mule
3 5 (5.81%) nginx
4 3 (3.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.33%) WordPress
6 1 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (8.14%) MS Excel
1 7 (8.14%) MS Office
1 7 (8.14%) Photoshop
2 4 (4.65%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 35 (40.70%) GitHub
2 23 (26.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (8.14%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.49%) Google Drive
5 2 (2.33%) Google Analytics
6 1 (1.16%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.95%) Intranet
2 4 (4.65%) Internet
3 2 (2.33%) HTTP
4 1 (1.16%) Network Security
4 1 (1.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (30.23%) MongoDB
2 21 (24.42%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (4.65%) MySQL
4 3 (3.49%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.49%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.33%) Big Data
5 2 (2.33%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.33%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.16%) MarkLogic
6 1 (1.16%) Redis
Development Applications
1 21 (24.42%) SpecFlow
2 20 (23.26%) Git (software)
3 10 (11.63%) Subversion
4 7 (8.14%) Jenkins
5 5 (5.81%) Hudson
5 5 (5.81%) JIRA
6 4 (4.65%) Axure RP
6 4 (4.65%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (2.33%) NUnit
7 2 (2.33%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (1.16%) Babel
8 1 (1.16%) Grunt
8 1 (1.16%) gulp
8 1 (1.16%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.16%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (1.16%) Mocha
8 1 (1.16%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 15 (17.44%) Marketing
2 12 (13.95%) Finance
3 7 (8.14%) Banking
4 6 (6.98%) Retail
5 4 (4.65%) Brand Awareness
5 4 (4.65%) Publishing
6 2 (2.33%) Advertising
6 2 (2.33%) Games
6 2 (2.33%) Law
7 1 (1.16%) Legal
7 1 (1.16%) Local Government
7 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (51.16%) Developer
2 25 (29.07%) C# Developer
3 21 (24.42%) .NET Developer
3 21 (24.42%) C# .NET Developer
4 19 (22.09%) ASP.NET Developer
4 19 (22.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 16 (18.60%) JavaScript Developer
6 15 (17.44%) Azure Developer
7 9 (10.47%) Senior Developer
8 8 (9.30%) Analyst
8 8 (9.30%) Java Developer
9 7 (8.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 7 (8.14%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (8.14%) Support Analyst
10 5 (5.81%) Banking Analyst
10 5 (5.81%) Customer Analyst
10 5 (5.81%) Full Stack Developer
10 5 (5.81%) IT Analyst
10 5 (5.81%) IT Support
10 5 (5.81%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (37.21%) AngularJS
2 27 (31.40%) .NET
3 23 (26.74%) React
4 22 (25.58%) ASP.NET Web API
4 22 (25.58%) Reactive Extensions
5 21 (24.42%) ASP.NET
5 21 (24.42%) SignalR
6 19 (22.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (18.60%) HTML
8 10 (11.63%) HTML5
8 10 (11.63%) Spring
9 9 (10.47%) CSS
10 8 (9.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (5.81%) Web Services
12 4 (4.65%) Hibernate
12 4 (4.65%) jQuery
12 4 (4.65%) REST
13 3 (3.49%) CSS3
13 3 (3.49%) RabbitMQ
13 3 (3.49%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.12%) User Experience
2 9 (10.47%) Hedge funds
3 7 (8.14%) Social Media
4 5 (5.81%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.33%) Copywriting
6 2 (2.33%) Cryptography
6 2 (2.33%) Fintech
6 2 (2.33%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.33%) NHS
6 2 (2.33%) Online Games
6 2 (2.33%) Tandem
6 2 (2.33%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.16%) Animation
7 1 (1.16%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.16%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.16%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.16%) W3C
7 1 (1.16%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.79%) Linux
2 4 (4.65%) Unix
3 3 (3.49%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (36.05%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (32.56%) BDD
2 28 (32.56%) TDD
3 24 (27.91%) MVC
4 21 (24.42%) Complex Event Processing
4 21 (24.42%) OO
5 16 (18.60%) E-Commerce
6 14 (16.28%) Scrum
7 13 (15.12%) CQRS
7 13 (15.12%) Open Source
8 9 (10.47%) Mentoring
8 9 (10.47%) MVVM
9 8 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (8.14%) Web Development
11 6 (6.98%) Content Management
11 6 (6.98%) Front End Development
11 6 (6.98%) SDLC
11 6 (6.98%) Web Marketing
12 5 (5.81%) Coaching
12 5 (5.81%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 34 (39.53%) JavaScript
2 27 (31.40%) C#
3 26 (30.23%) SQL
4 12 (13.95%) Java
5 5 (5.81%) Groovy
5 5 (5.81%) PHP
6 4 (4.65%) Ruby
7 3 (3.49%) Python
8 2 (2.33%) F#
8 2 (2.33%) Scala
9 1 (1.16%) C
9 1 (1.16%) C++
9 1 (1.16%) ECMAScript
9 1 (1.16%) ES6
9 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (15.12%) Security Cleared
2 9 (10.47%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.33%) Degree
4 1 (1.16%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.16%) CREST Certified
4 1 (1.16%) VCAP
4 1 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.30%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.16%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 1 (1.16%) Docker
1 1 (1.16%) vCloud
1 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.33%) Ansible
1 2 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.33%) Puppet
2 1 (1.16%) TeamSite
2 1 (1.16%) vRealize
Vendors
1 21 (24.42%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.47%) Adobe
3 5 (5.81%) Google
3 5 (5.81%) Twitter
4 2 (2.33%) AppDynamics
4 2 (2.33%) Facebook
4 2 (2.33%) MuleSoft
4 2 (2.33%) Rackspace
4 2 (2.33%) WorldPay
5 1 (1.16%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.16%) VMware
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