Period
to 18 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blog in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blog over the 6 months to 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Blogs
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 104 95
Rank change year-on-year -17 -9 -1
Contract jobs citing Blog 3 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.14% 0.21% 0.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.51% 0.79% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 9
Bristol median daily rate £363 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.50% +8.11% +2.78%
10th Percentile £356 £475 £425
90th Percentile £369 £529 £638
South West median daily rate £363 £500 £463
% change year-on-year -27.50% +8.11% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

Blog is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 594 507 559
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 28.52% 26.70% 32.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 425 335 432
Bristol median daily rate £410 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% - -
10th Percentile £273 £222 £231
90th Percentile £525 £538 £568
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +6.25% +9.59% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 26
Bristol median hourly rate £42.00 £15.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +180.00% -38.78% +40.00%
10th Percentile £15.48 £12.30 £12.00
90th Percentile £57.38 £49.75 £44.25
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £29.60
% change year-on-year +7.59% +33.45% -23.61%

Blog
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Blog as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Blog in Bristol

Blog
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Blog in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for Blog in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Blog also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Blog.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Workflow
1 3 (100.00%) Publishing
1 3 (100.00%) CMS
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Content Management
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Wiki
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
1 3 (100.00%) Confluence
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) User Stories
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria

Blog
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 3 (100.00%) CMS
1 3 (100.00%) Confluence
General
1 3 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Content Management
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) User Stories
1 3 (100.00%) Workflow
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA