The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blog in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blog over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blogs
Rank - 49 39
Contract jobs citing Blog 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - 0.65% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.38% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Average daily rate - £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £359 £425 £370
% change year-on-year
-15.64% +14.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Blog
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
168 126 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 34.64% 27.10% 35.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 78 74
Average daily rate £400 £398 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +11.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £251 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 14 14
Average hourly rate £27.50 £18.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.77% +16.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Blog
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Blog Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Blog
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Blog Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Blog
Top 5 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Local Government
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared

Blog
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared