Period
to 21 April 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blog in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blog over the 6 months to 21 April 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 112 136
Rank change year-on-year -17 +24 -6
Contract jobs citing Blog 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.11% 0.054% 0.069%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.38% 0.17% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Edinburgh median daily rate £215 £150 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +43.33% - -
Scotland median daily rate £388 £150 -
% change year-on-year +158.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Edinburgh with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 793 573 893
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 28.23% 31.11% 30.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 450 334 446
Edinburgh median daily rate £414 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £237 £206 £270
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
Scotland median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 9
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.68 £52.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.00% +33.33% +116.67%
10th Percentile £14.38 £16.67 £17.58
90th Percentile £121.25 £52.17 £54.00
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £40.25 £37.75
% change year-on-year -50.31% +6.62% +41.12%

Blog
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Blog in Edinburgh

Blog
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blog in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Blog.

1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) OAuth
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Qt
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) PaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Social Media
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) QML
2 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Sass
2 1 (33.33%) LESS
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS

Blog
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Development Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Project Officer
2 1 (33.33%) Project Support Officer
2 1 (33.33%) Qt Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Development Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Development Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Development Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Officer
2 1 (33.33%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Core
1 1 (33.33%) Angular 2
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (33.33%) LESS
1 1 (33.33%) OAuth
1 1 (33.33%) OAuth2
1 1 (33.33%) QML
1 1 (33.33%) Qt
1 1 (33.33%) React
1 1 (33.33%) Sass
1 1 (33.33%) SignalR
1 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
1 1 (33.33%) Social Media
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) ES6
2 1 (33.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) MCSD
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (33.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft