Period
to 16 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blog in contract job vacancies advertised in Central London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blog over the 6 months to 16 December 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
London > Central London
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 257 265 262
Rank change year-on-year +8 -3 +18
Contract jobs citing Blog 39 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.42% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.06% 0.28% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 5 10
Central London median daily rate £523 £425 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.94% +44.07% -33.71%
10th Percentile £370 £153 £236
90th Percentile £578 £473 £446
London median daily rate £490 £525 £416
% change year-on-year -6.67% +26.13% -16.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate £165.00 £36.75 £48.25
% change year-on-year +348.98% -23.83% -

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 Central London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3,676 3,578 3,051
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 39.77% 41.45% 38.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,790 2,756 2,302
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.53% -
10th Percentile £300 £313 £313
90th Percentile £700 £713 £663
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 42 38
Central London median hourly rate £19.25 £21.62 £18.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.96% +15.46% -3.97%
10th Percentile £13.59 £13.31 £11.25
90th Percentile £30.80 £34.25 £55.00
London median hourly rate £23.13 £21.40 £20.00
% change year-on-year +8.08% +7.00% -1.23%

Blog
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Blog in Central London

Blog
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blog in Central London

Blog
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Blog in Central London over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Blog in Central London

Blog
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blog in Central London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Blog in Central London

Blog
Contract Job Locations in Central 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 Central London region over the 6 months to 16 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +23 34 £525 +23.53% 8
City of Westminster - 3 £540 -
West End of London -28 2 £445 -
Blog
London

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Central London region with a requirement for Blog.

1 21 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (41.03%) Mentoring
3 13 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (30.77%) Degree
5 10 (25.64%) Computer Science
5 10 (25.64%) Use Case
5 10 (25.64%) Bitcoin
5 10 (25.64%) Fintech
5 10 (25.64%) Blockchain
5 10 (25.64%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (25.64%) Ethereum
5 10 (25.64%) Master's Degree
5 10 (25.64%) Solidity
5 10 (25.64%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (25.64%) Distributed Ledger
5 10 (25.64%) Thought Leadership
6 9 (23.08%) Commercial Awareness
6 9 (23.08%) Value Proposition
6 9 (23.08%) R3 Corda
6 9 (23.08%) Hyperledger
6 9 (23.08%) Jenkins
6 9 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (23.08%) Finance
7 8 (20.51%) DevOps
7 8 (20.51%) Analytics
7 8 (20.51%) Decision-Making
8 7 (17.95%) Workflow
8 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
9 6 (15.38%) C#
9 6 (15.38%) JavaScript

Blog
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central 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 10 (25.64%) Ethereum
2 9 (23.08%) Hyperledger
3 1 (2.56%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (2.56%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.56%) InDesign
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Distributed Ledger
2 9 (23.08%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.69%) G Suite
2 3 (7.69%) Lucidchart
2 3 (7.69%) Office 365
2 3 (7.69%) SaaS
3 1 (2.56%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.56%) AWS CodePipeline
3 1 (2.56%) GitHub
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.56%) npm
3 1 (2.56%) Slack
3 1 (2.56%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Internet
1 1 (2.56%) IPFS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) Blockchain
2 3 (7.69%) Redis
3 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
3 4 (10.26%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (10.26%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.56%) Ant
4 1 (2.56%) Grunt
4 1 (2.56%) gulp
4 1 (2.56%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (23.08%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Digital Economy
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Blockchain Consultant
1 9 (23.08%) Consultant
2 8 (20.51%) User Researcher
3 6 (15.38%) Digital Product Manager
3 6 (15.38%) Product Manager
3 6 (15.38%) Senior User Researcher
3 6 (15.38%) Technical Consultant
4 5 (12.82%) Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Architect
6 3 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) User Experience Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Blockchain Lead
7 2 (5.13%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Leader
8 1 (2.56%) AWS Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Digital Architect
8 1 (2.56%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (2.56%) HR Manager
8 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Engagement Manager
8 1 (2.56%) User Experience Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) .NET
2 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET
2 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (10.26%) jQuery
3 3 (7.69%) Web Services
4 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.13%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (5.13%) Redux
4 2 (5.13%) REST
5 1 (2.56%) Apache Flex
5 1 (2.56%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (2.56%) Flask
5 1 (2.56%) HTML5
5 1 (2.56%) Kafka
5 1 (2.56%) Node.js
5 1 (2.56%) React
5 1 (2.56%) Sensu
5 1 (2.56%) Truffle
5 1 (2.56%) Vue.js
5 1 (2.56%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (25.64%) Bitcoin
2 10 (25.64%) Fintech
3 5 (12.82%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (10.26%) User Experience
5 2 (5.13%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.56%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) CentOS
2 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (41.03%) Mentoring
3 10 (25.64%) Computer Science
3 10 (25.64%) Continuous Improvement
3 10 (25.64%) Thought Leadership
3 10 (25.64%) Use Case
4 9 (23.08%) Commercial Awareness
4 9 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (23.08%) Value Proposition
5 8 (20.51%) Analytics
5 8 (20.51%) Decision-Making
5 8 (20.51%) DevOps
6 7 (17.95%) Workflow
7 6 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (15.38%) Product Management
7 6 (15.38%) Service Design
8 5 (12.82%) Coaching
8 5 (12.82%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (12.82%) Open Source
8 5 (12.82%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.64%) Solidity
2 6 (15.38%) C#
2 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
3 4 (10.26%) SQL
3 4 (10.26%) T-SQL
4 3 (7.69%) Python
5 2 (5.13%) C++
5 2 (5.13%) Java
5 2 (5.13%) Ruby
6 1 (2.56%) C
6 1 (2.56%) ES6
6 1 (2.56%) Go
6 1 (2.56%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) Degree
2 10 (25.64%) Computer Science Degree
2 10 (25.64%) Master's Degree
3 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Docker
2 2 (5.13%) Varnish
3 1 (2.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (2.56%) etcd
Systems Management
1 6 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (15.38%) Puppet
2 4 (10.26%) Terraform
3 3 (7.69%) Consul
4 1 (2.56%) Ansible
4 1 (2.56%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (2.56%) Grafana
4 1 (2.56%) Graphite
4 1 (2.56%) HAProxy
4 1 (2.56%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.56%) Packer
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Google
3 2 (5.13%) Twitter
4 1 (2.56%) Adobe
4 1 (2.56%) Apple