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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 - 93
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Blog 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.20% - 0.085%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.61% - 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £323 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £367 £425
% change year-on-year -11.44% -13.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £72.89 - £10.00

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 326 413 280
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 32.12% 28.70% 23.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 289 169
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £318 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £625 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 20
Median hourly rate £18.35 £17.93 £13.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.37% +28.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £9.70 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £26.30 £33.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -21.56% +37.83%  

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 30 March 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