Period
to 24 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blog in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blog over the 6 months to 24 September 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
England > London
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 516 534 533
Rank change year-on-year +18 -1 +15
Contract jobs citing Blog 119 88 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.26% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.68% 0.51% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 54 64
London median daily rate £523 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.48% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £213 £380 £227
90th Percentile £650 £609 £594
England median daily rate £465 £500 £416
% change year-on-year -7.00% +20.12% -2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
London median hourly rate £165.00 £34.25 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +381.75% -31.50% -
England median hourly rate £165.00 £28.29 £59.31
% change year-on-year +483.35% -52.31% +179.11%

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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 17,584 17,093 16,824
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.63% 39.09% 37.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,654 12,218 12,024
London median daily rate £520 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £320 £313 £286
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 259 217 235
London median hourly rate £24.00 £21.90 £19.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.59% +13.88% -1.38%
10th Percentile £13.18 £12.77 £11.25
90th Percentile £54.79 £47.50 £50.65
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +11.11%

Blog
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Blog in London

Blog
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blog in London

Blog
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Blog in London over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Blog in London

Blog
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blog in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Blog in London

Blog
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blog within the London region over the 6 months to 24 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +8 36 £500 -6.98% 18
West London -18 6 £525 - 6
Blog
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 London region with a requirement for Blog.

1 49 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 30 (25.21%) Analytics
4 28 (23.53%) Degree
5 27 (22.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 26 (21.85%) SQL
7 24 (20.17%) .NET
7 24 (20.17%) C#
7 24 (20.17%) Microsoft
7 24 (20.17%) TDD
8 23 (19.33%) Marketing
8 23 (19.33%) Mentoring
9 22 (18.49%) Greenfield Project
9 22 (18.49%) GitHub
9 22 (18.49%) AngularJS
9 22 (18.49%) BDD
10 21 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
10 21 (17.65%) Finance
11 20 (16.81%) MVC
11 20 (16.81%) ASP.NET
11 20 (16.81%) ASP.NET MVC
11 20 (16.81%) Social Media
11 20 (16.81%) Decision-Making
12 19 (15.97%) React
13 18 (15.13%) Domain-Driven Design
13 18 (15.13%) Analytical Skills
14 17 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
14 17 (14.29%) MVVM
14 17 (14.29%) Complex Event Processing
14 17 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database

Blog
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 13 (10.92%) Ethereum
2 11 (9.24%) Hyperledger
3 7 (5.88%) CMS
4 4 (3.36%) Confluence
4 4 (3.36%) WordPress
5 3 (2.52%) EPiServer
6 2 (1.68%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.84%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.84%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.84%) Moodle
7 1 (0.84%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.84%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.84%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.84%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.84%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (4.20%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.68%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.84%) InDesign
4 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (10.92%) Distributed Ledger
2 11 (9.24%) R3 Corda
3 4 (3.36%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.84%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 22 (18.49%) GitHub
2 21 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (10.08%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (5.04%) AdWords
5 3 (2.52%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 3 (2.52%) SaaS
6 2 (1.68%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.68%) Google Analytics
6 2 (1.68%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.68%) npm
7 1 (0.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.84%) AWS CloudTrail
7 1 (0.84%) AWS CodePipeline
7 1 (0.84%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.84%) IaaS
7 1 (0.84%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.84%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.84%) Serverless
7 1 (0.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.68%) Internet
1 2 (1.68%) IPFS
2 1 (0.84%) HTTP
2 1 (0.84%) Intranet
2 1 (0.84%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
2 13 (10.92%) Blockchain
3 5 (4.20%) Big Data
3 5 (4.20%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.36%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (2.52%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.52%) Redis
5 3 (2.52%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.68%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.68%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.68%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.68%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.84%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.84%) MySQL
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.84%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (8.40%) Jenkins
2 8 (6.72%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.36%) TeamCity
4 3 (2.52%) Axure RP
4 3 (2.52%) Grunt
4 3 (2.52%) gulp
4 3 (2.52%) JIRA
4 3 (2.52%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (2.52%) webpack
5 2 (1.68%) Gatling
5 2 (1.68%) Jasmine
5 2 (1.68%) JMeter
5 2 (1.68%) PhantomJS
6 1 (0.84%) Subversion
General
1 23 (19.33%) Marketing
2 21 (17.65%) Finance
3 7 (5.88%) Advertising
4 6 (5.04%) Games
5 5 (4.20%) Brand Awareness
5 5 (4.20%) Publishing
6 4 (3.36%) Digital Economy
6 4 (3.36%) Legal
7 3 (2.52%) Retail
8 2 (1.68%) Banking
9 1 (0.84%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.84%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.84%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.84%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (26.05%) Developer
2 22 (18.49%) User Researcher
3 20 (16.81%) .NET Developer
4 19 (15.97%) JavaScript Developer
5 17 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
5 17 (14.29%) Azure Developer
5 17 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 17 (14.29%) C# Developer
6 13 (10.92%) Marketing Manager
7 11 (9.24%) Architect
7 11 (9.24%) Consultant
8 10 (8.40%) Blockchain Consultant
9 7 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
10 6 (5.04%) Senior User Researcher
11 5 (4.20%) Digital Marketing Manager
12 4 (3.36%) Cloud Architect
12 4 (3.36%) Digital Product Manager
12 4 (3.36%) Product Manager
13 3 (2.52%) Blockchain Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (20.17%) .NET
2 22 (18.49%) AngularJS
3 20 (16.81%) ASP.NET
3 20 (16.81%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (15.97%) React
5 17 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
6 13 (10.92%) HTML
7 11 (9.24%) CSS
8 7 (5.88%) REST
8 7 (5.88%) Web Services
9 5 (4.20%) Node.js
9 5 (4.20%) Redux
9 5 (4.20%) Sass
10 4 (3.36%) Vue.js
11 3 (2.52%) Flask
11 3 (2.52%) jQuery
11 3 (2.52%) RESTful
12 2 (1.68%) Ajax
12 2 (1.68%) Django
12 2 (1.68%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.49%) Greenfield Project
2 20 (16.81%) Social Media
3 18 (15.13%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (13.45%) Computer Science
5 13 (10.92%) Bitcoin
5 13 (10.92%) Fintech
5 13 (10.92%) User Experience
6 8 (6.72%) Data Structures
7 5 (4.20%) Management Information System
8 4 (3.36%) Algorithms
9 3 (2.52%) Data Centre
9 3 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (2.52%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.68%) Video\Live Streaming
10 2 (1.68%) Wiki
11 1 (0.84%) e-Learning
11 1 (0.84%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.84%) Online Games
11 1 (0.84%) Podcast
11 1 (0.84%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.52%) Linux
2 2 (1.68%) Android
2 2 (1.68%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.68%) Mac OS X
2 2 (1.68%) Unix
3 1 (0.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (25.21%) Analytics
3 27 (22.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 24 (20.17%) TDD
5 23 (19.33%) Mentoring
6 22 (18.49%) BDD
7 20 (16.81%) Decision-Making
7 20 (16.81%) MVC
8 18 (15.13%) Domain-Driven Design
9 17 (14.29%) Complex Event Processing
9 17 (14.29%) CQRS
9 17 (14.29%) MVVM
9 17 (14.29%) OO
10 16 (13.45%) Use Case
11 15 (12.61%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (12.61%) DevOps
11 15 (12.61%) SEO
12 14 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
12 14 (11.76%) Value Proposition
13 12 (10.08%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 34 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 26 (21.85%) SQL
3 24 (20.17%) C#
4 13 (10.92%) Solidity
5 7 (5.88%) Go
5 7 (5.88%) Java
5 7 (5.88%) Python
6 4 (3.36%) C++
7 3 (2.52%) C
7 3 (2.52%) ES6
7 3 (2.52%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.52%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.68%) Kotlin
8 2 (1.68%) Scala
9 1 (0.84%) Ruby
9 1 (0.84%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 28 (23.53%) Degree
2 14 (11.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (10.92%) Master's Degree
4 7 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 7 (5.88%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.68%) CISSP
5 2 (1.68%) ISSAP
6 1 (0.84%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.84%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.84%) MCSD
6 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.84%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.84%) PhD
6 1 (0.84%) VCAP
6 1 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.52%) Data Quality
1 3 (2.52%) QA
2 2 (1.68%) GDPR
System Software
1 11 (9.24%) Docker
2 2 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.84%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.84%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.84%) etcd
3 1 (0.84%) Varnish
3 1 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.84%) vSphere
3 1 (0.84%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (7.56%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (5.04%) Puppet
3 5 (4.20%) Kubernetes
4 3 (2.52%) Ansible
4 3 (2.52%) Consul
4 3 (2.52%) Terraform
5 2 (1.68%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (1.68%) Grafana
5 2 (1.68%) Kibana
5 2 (1.68%) logstash
5 2 (1.68%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.84%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.84%) Nagios
6 1 (0.84%) Salt
6 1 (0.84%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 24 (20.17%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.76%) Google
3 10 (8.40%) Twitter
4 6 (5.04%) Adobe
5 3 (2.52%) SAP
5 3 (2.52%) Volusion
6 2 (1.68%) Facebook
6 2 (1.68%) Tableau
6 2 (1.68%) Teradata
6 2 (1.68%) VMware
7 1 (0.84%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.84%) Cognos
7 1 (0.84%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.84%) IBM
7 1 (0.84%) Informatica
7 1 (0.84%) Marketo
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle
7 1 (0.84%) Pardot
7 1 (0.84%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.84%) Vertica