Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blog in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blog over the 6 months to 23 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 147 152
Rank change year-on-year +17 +5 -33
Contract jobs citing Blog 6 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.26% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.89% 0.34% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Leeds median daily rate £425 £135 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +214.81% - -
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £135 -
% change year-on-year +214.81% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire 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 Leeds with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 676 886 1014
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 29.82% 33.78% 31.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 512 565 694
Leeds median daily rate £410 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.61% +3.13% +23.08%
10th Percentile £263 £276 £275
90th Percentile £572 £575 £563
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 37
Leeds median hourly rate £16.00 £12.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.61% -18.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £10.62 £11.72 £8.77
90th Percentile £21.58 £16.05 £42.30
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year +10.34% -1.69% +1.72%

Blog
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Blog in Leeds

Blog
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blog in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Blog.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Prototyping
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
3 4 (66.67%) User Experience
4 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (50.00%) Strategic Thinking
4 3 (50.00%) Psychology
4 3 (50.00%) Usability Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Market Research
4 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (50.00%) Games
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) Web Design
4 3 (50.00%) Web Analytics
4 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (50.00%) Axure RP
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (50.00%) Analytics
5 2 (33.33%) Project Management
5 2 (33.33%) Wireframes
6 1 (16.67%) iGaming
6 1 (16.67%) OmniGraffle

Blog
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) OmniGraffle
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (16.67%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience Architect
1 3 (50.00%) User Researcher
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience Researcher
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) User Experience
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Prototyping
2 3 (50.00%) Analytics
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) Market Research
2 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (50.00%) Psychology
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) Strategic Thinking
2 3 (50.00%) Usability Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Web Analytics
2 3 (50.00%) Web Design
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Wireframes
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree