Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blog in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blog over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 242 238 266
Rank change year-on-year -4 +28 +12
Contract jobs citing Blog 7 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.099% 0.13% 0.076%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.32% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 4
City of London median daily rate £438 £265 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +65.09% -29.57% +13.58%
10th Percentile £163 £216 £243
90th Percentile £588 £445 £599
Central London median daily rate £450 £295 £415
% change year-on-year +52.54% -28.92% +18.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London 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 the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3088 2778 3630
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 43.62% 41.40% 39.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2405 2173 2888
City of London median daily rate £525 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £275
90th Percentile £713 £675 £663
Central London median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 32 55
City of London median hourly rate £22.26 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.14% -5.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £12.88 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £33.25 £54.51 £36.40
Central London median hourly rate £21.23 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +21.29% -12.50% +14.29%

Blog
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Blog in the City of London

Blog
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blog in the City of London

Blog
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Blog in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Blog in the City of London

Blog
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Blog in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 City of London region with a requirement for Blog.

1 4 (57.14%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 3 (42.86%) User Experience
2 3 (42.86%) Analytics
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Mac OS X
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL
3 2 (28.57%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) Data Mining
3 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 2 (28.57%) Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Google
3 2 (28.57%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Ansible
3 2 (28.57%) Docker
3 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (28.57%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) Node.js
3 2 (28.57%) REST
3 2 (28.57%) Mesos
3 2 (28.57%) Microservices
3 2 (28.57%) CoreOS
3 2 (28.57%) Kubernetes

Blog
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 1 (14.29%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) AdWords
1 1 (14.29%) G Suite
1 1 (14.29%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Data Mining
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Babel
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) webpack
General
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Content Editor
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Executive
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing Executive
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing Executive
2 1 (14.29%) Node.js Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Product Owner
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Node.js
1 2 (28.57%) React
1 2 (28.57%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) React Native
2 1 (14.29%) RxJS
2 1 (14.29%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Graphic Design
2 1 (14.29%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) CoreOS
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Mac OS X
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Analytics
2 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 2 (28.57%) Line Management
3 2 (28.57%) Microservices
3 2 (28.57%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) B2B
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Email Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Product Management
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Ansible
1 2 (28.57%) Kubernetes
1 2 (28.57%) Mesos
1 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Google