The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blog in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blog over the 3 months to 22 June 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
England / East of England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 132 -
Contract jobs citing Blog 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England - 0.039% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £338 £401
% change year-on-year +30.37% -15.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £59.31 -
% change year-on-year -62.90% -  

Blog is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 747 801 806
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 32.20% 31.37% 26.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 454 434
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £527
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.02% +3.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 74 77
Median hourly rate £21.44 £21.54 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.46% -42.56%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.07 £14.46 £13.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £18.69
% change year-on-year +9.89% +21.72%  

Blog
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Blog as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Blog in the East of England

Blog
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blog in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for Blog.

1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Publishing
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) InfoPath
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Metadata Management
2 1 (50.00%) OneDrive
2 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Service Design
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management

Blog
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) OneDrive
General
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Metadata Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Service Design
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft