The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blog in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blog over the 3 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Blogs
England / Yorkshire
Rank - 128 133
Contract jobs citing Blog 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.18% 0.040%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.62% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £255 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
679 810 662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 31.33% 28.48% 26.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 546 425
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £218 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 46 35
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.89 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £21.15 £23.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +22.85%

Blog
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Blog Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Blog
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Blog Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Blog
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Blog.

1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Deployment
2 3 (50.00%) Social Media
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) DB2
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) CICS
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) CA Endevor
4 1 (16.67%) Wiki
4 1 (16.67%) COBOL
4 1 (16.67%) VSAM
4 1 (16.67%) SonarQube
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell

Blog
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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%) CICS
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) SonarQube
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) REST
1 2 (33.33%) RESTful
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Social Media
2 1 (16.67%) iSeries
2 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (16.67%) VSAM
2 1 (16.67%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Deployment
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) Python
1 2 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) COBOL
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) CA Endevor