Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 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
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 278 238 257
Rank change year-on-year -40 +19 +51
Contract jobs citing Blog 22 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.24% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% 0.44% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 11
Central London median daily rate £468 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +25.00% +48.15%
10th Percentile £343 £219 £175
90th Percentile £620 £625 £488
London median daily rate £488 £500 £465
% change year-on-year -2.50% +7.53% +24.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - £28.50 -

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 3,767 2,936 3,175
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 41.52% 40.07% 39.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,868 2,209 2,538
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.82% +5.00%
10th Percentile £320 £300 £290
90th Percentile £713 £675 £675
London median daily rate £500 £500 £468
% change year-on-year - +6.84% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 29 46
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -15.79% -7.07%
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.07 £11.25
90th Percentile £46.39 £29.77 £49.13
London median hourly rate £24.00 £23.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +4.35% +15.00% +1.27%

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 18 June 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 18 June 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 -4 18 £466 -4.36% 11
West End of London -23 1 £675 +61.19% 2
Camden - 1 - -
City of Westminster - 1 £675 -
Blog
London

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (54.55%) Continuous Improvement
1 12 (54.55%) Analytics
2 10 (45.45%) Decision-Making
3 8 (36.36%) Service Design
4 7 (31.82%) Workflow
5 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 3 (13.64%) Twitter
6 3 (13.64%) Finance
6 3 (13.64%) Python
6 3 (13.64%) SEO
6 3 (13.64%) HTML
6 3 (13.64%) Java
6 3 (13.64%) PHP
6 3 (13.64%) Retail
6 3 (13.64%) WordPress
6 3 (13.64%) Social Media
7 2 (9.09%) R
7 2 (9.09%) Tableau
7 2 (9.09%) Predictive Modelling
7 2 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
7 2 (9.09%) Use Case
7 2 (9.09%) Market Research
7 2 (9.09%) Product Management
7 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
7 2 (9.09%) Content Management
7 2 (9.09%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (9.09%) Degree
7 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
7 2 (9.09%) Applied Mathematics

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 3 (13.64%) WordPress
2 2 (9.09%) Apache Spark
2 2 (9.09%) CMS
3 1 (4.55%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.55%) InDesign
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.55%) OpenShift
1 1 (4.55%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Data Mining
1 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
1 2 (9.09%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
1 3 (13.64%) Retail
2 2 (9.09%) Digital Economy
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) User Researcher
2 3 (13.64%) Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Digital Product Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Product Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Product Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Senior User Researcher
4 1 (4.55%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Communications Officer
4 1 (4.55%) Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Copywriter
4 1 (4.55%) Digital Copywriter
4 1 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (4.55%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (4.55%) Junior
4 1 (4.55%) PHP Developer
4 1 (4.55%) PHP WordPress Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Principal Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
4 1 (4.55%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) HTML
2 2 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Social Media
2 2 (9.09%) Algorithms
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Fintech
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (4.55%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
3 1 (4.55%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (54.55%) Analytics
1 12 (54.55%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (45.45%) Decision-Making
3 8 (36.36%) Service Design
4 7 (31.82%) Workflow
5 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 3 (13.64%) SEO
7 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (9.09%) Coaching
7 2 (9.09%) Cognitive Psychology
7 2 (9.09%) Commercial Awareness
7 2 (9.09%) Content Management
7 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 2 (9.09%) Machine Learning
7 2 (9.09%) Migration
7 2 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (9.09%) Qualitative Research
7 2 (9.09%) Quantitative Research
7 2 (9.09%) Value Proposition
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) Java
1 3 (13.64%) PHP
1 3 (13.64%) Python
2 2 (9.09%) MATLAB
2 2 (9.09%) R
3 1 (4.55%) Go
3 1 (4.55%) Perl
3 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Docker
1 1 (4.55%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (4.55%) Packer
1 1 (4.55%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Twitter
2 2 (9.09%) Facebook
2 2 (9.09%) Tableau
3 1 (4.55%) Adobe
3 1 (4.55%) Google
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat