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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blog over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blogs
Rank 395 411 384
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -27
Contract jobs citing Blog 37 25 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.11% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.45% 0.29% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 15 24
Median daily rate £450 £415 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +14.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £222 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £554 £550 £564
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £400 £155
% change year-on-year
-15.62% +158.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £59.31 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year
+82.49% -
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
8143 8716 8819
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.77% 36.89% 37.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 5734 6117 5954
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 170 166
Median hourly rate £17.75 £19.72 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.96% +1.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.46 £14.00 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £52.17 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

Blog
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Blog as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blog within the London region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
City of London +51 5 £248 -26.66% 6
Blog
England

Blog
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 London region with a requirement for Blog.

1 47 (60.26%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (39.74%) QA
2 31 (39.74%) AngularJS
3 30 (38.46%) TDD
4 29 (37.18%) GitHub
5 27 (34.62%) Open Source
5 27 (34.62%) HTML
6 26 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 26 (33.33%) Scrum
6 26 (33.33%) Web Development
7 25 (32.05%) Linux
7 25 (32.05%) JavaScript
8 24 (30.77%) DevOps
9 23 (29.49%) User Experience
10 22 (28.21%) Node.js
11 21 (26.92%) MongoDB
11 21 (26.92%) Mentoring
12 20 (25.64%) HTML5
12 20 (25.64%) OO
12 20 (25.64%) CMS
13 19 (24.36%) Amazon AWS
13 19 (24.36%) Git (software)
14 18 (23.08%) Jenkins
15 17 (21.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 17 (21.79%) Opscode Chef
16 16 (20.51%) Java
16 16 (20.51%) Spring
16 16 (20.51%) Groovy
16 16 (20.51%) Hadoop
17 15 (19.23%) nginx

Blog
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 20 (25.64%) CMS
2 15 (19.23%) Apache
2 15 (19.23%) nginx
3 14 (17.95%) Apache Solr
3 14 (17.95%) Mule
4 9 (11.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 8 (10.26%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (10.26%) WordPress
6 1 (1.28%) Confluence
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (5.13%) MS Excel
1 4 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (5.13%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.85%) MS Office
3 1 (1.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.28%) InDesign
3 1 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Shopify
2 1 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 29 (37.18%) GitHub
2 19 (24.36%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (8.97%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.56%) Dropbox
5 2 (2.56%) Google Drive
6 1 (1.28%) IBM Blueworks
6 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.69%) Internet
2 3 (3.85%) HTTP
3 2 (2.56%) Intranet
4 1 (1.28%) SSL
4 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (26.92%) MongoDB
2 16 (20.51%) Hadoop
3 15 (19.23%) NoSQL
4 8 (10.26%) SQL Server
5 7 (8.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 7 (8.97%) Big Data
5 7 (8.97%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (6.41%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (2.56%) MySQL
8 1 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.28%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.28%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 19 (24.36%) Git (software)
2 18 (23.08%) Jenkins
3 15 (19.23%) JIRA
4 9 (11.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (8.97%) Octopus Deploy
5 7 (8.97%) TeamCity
6 5 (6.41%) Hudson
7 4 (5.13%) Grunt
7 4 (5.13%) Subversion
8 3 (3.85%) Bower
8 3 (3.85%) gulp
8 3 (3.85%) Vagrant
8 3 (3.85%) webpack
9 1 (1.28%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.28%) Gatling
9 1 (1.28%) GitLab
9 1 (1.28%) Mocha
9 1 (1.28%) Selenium
9 1 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.28%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (19.23%) Retail
2 8 (10.26%) Marketing
3 7 (8.97%) Legal
4 5 (6.41%) Finance
5 3 (3.85%) Advertising
6 2 (2.56%) Banking
6 2 (2.56%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.28%) Brand Awareness
7 1 (1.28%) Electronics
7 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.28%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 27 (34.62%) Developer
2 17 (21.79%) Architect
3 11 (14.10%) Angular Developer
4 9 (11.54%) Technical Architect
5 7 (8.97%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (8.97%) WordPress Developer
6 6 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 6 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 6 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 6 (7.69%) Java Architect
7 5 (6.41%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (6.41%) AWS DevOps
7 5 (6.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (6.41%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (6.41%) Digital Architect
7 5 (6.41%) Digital Technical Architect
7 5 (6.41%) E-Commerce Architect
7 5 (6.41%) Senior DevOps
7 5 (6.41%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (39.74%) AngularJS
2 27 (34.62%) HTML
3 22 (28.21%) Node.js
4 20 (25.64%) HTML5
5 17 (21.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 16 (20.51%) Spring
7 14 (17.95%) .NET
7 14 (17.95%) ASP.NET
7 14 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 13 (16.67%) CSS
9 12 (15.38%) JSON
10 9 (11.54%) Ember.js
11 7 (8.97%) RabbitMQ
12 6 (7.69%) React
12 6 (7.69%) REST
12 6 (7.69%) XML
13 5 (6.41%) Hibernate
13 5 (6.41%) Lucene
13 5 (6.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 23 (29.49%) User Experience
2 10 (12.82%) Public Cloud
3 6 (7.69%) Social Media
4 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.56%) CESG
5 2 (2.56%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.56%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.56%) NHS
5 2 (2.56%) Video Editing
6 1 (1.28%) Animation
6 1 (1.28%) BBC
6 1 (1.28%) Clustering
6 1 (1.28%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.28%) Motion Graphics
6 1 (1.28%) Podcast
6 1 (1.28%) Psychology
6 1 (1.28%) Video on Demand
6 1 (1.28%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 25 (32.05%) Linux
2 3 (3.85%) Windows
3 2 (2.56%) Android
3 2 (2.56%) CentOS
3 2 (2.56%) Fedora
3 2 (2.56%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.28%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.28%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (60.26%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (38.46%) TDD
3 27 (34.62%) Open Source
4 26 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 26 (33.33%) Scrum
4 26 (33.33%) Web Development
5 24 (30.77%) DevOps
6 21 (26.92%) Mentoring
7 20 (25.64%) OO
8 15 (19.23%) BDD
8 15 (19.23%) SDLC
9 14 (17.95%) Asynchronous Programming
9 14 (17.95%) Coaching
9 14 (17.95%) Content Management
9 14 (17.95%) Multithreading
9 14 (17.95%) MVC
9 14 (17.95%) SOA
10 13 (16.67%) CQRS
11 12 (15.38%) Microservices
12 11 (14.10%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 25 (32.05%) JavaScript
2 16 (20.51%) Groovy
2 16 (20.51%) Java
3 14 (17.95%) C#
4 10 (12.82%) Ruby
5 9 (11.54%) C
6 8 (10.26%) Scala
7 7 (8.97%) PHP
8 6 (7.69%) SQL
9 3 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (3.85%) Degree
1 3 (3.85%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.56%) CCDA
2 2 (2.56%) CCIE
2 2 (2.56%) CCNA
2 2 (2.56%) CCNP
2 2 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.28%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.28%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (39.74%) QA
2 2 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (21.79%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (15.38%) Ansible
3 8 (10.26%) Puppet
4 2 (2.56%) Terraform
5 1 (1.28%) Salt
Vendors
1 14 (17.95%) Adobe
2 9 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.69%) Rackspace
4 5 (6.41%) AppDynamics
4 5 (6.41%) MuleSoft
5 4 (5.13%) VMware
6 3 (3.85%) Sage
7 2 (2.56%) ForgeRock
7 2 (2.56%) Google
7 2 (2.56%) New Relic
7 2 (2.56%) SAP
7 2 (2.56%) Splunk
8 1 (1.28%) Facebook
8 1 (1.28%) IBM
8 1 (1.28%) Twitter
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