The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blog in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blog over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Blogs
England / West Midlands
Rank - 122 110
Contract jobs citing Blog 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.076% 0.045%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.31% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £323 £321 £438
% change year-on-year
+0.46% -26.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £72.89 - -

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
607 649 572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.32% 24.58% 26.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 385 318
Median daily rate £410 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £504
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 28 65
Median hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -46.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.00 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £28.75 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £22.52 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-23.40% +25.11%

Blog
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Blog Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Blog
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Blog Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands