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 3 months to 24 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 108 105
Contract jobs citing Blog 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds - 0.20% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.57% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £389 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.14%  
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 Leeds with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 363 529 455
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 33.55% 35.22% 29.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 351 339
Median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £320 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £565 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 12
Median hourly rate £16.00 £13.80 £11.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.98% +16.36%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £18.69
% change year-on-year +11.11% +20.38%  

Blog
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 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 24 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Blog.

1 2 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
1 2 (100.00%) Content Development
1 2 (100.00%) Social Media
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Copywriting

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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Copywriter
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Copywriter
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) Social Media
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Content Development
1 2 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Copywriting
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories