Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 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
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 525 496 512
Rank change year-on-year -29 +16 +45
Contract jobs citing Blog 109 95 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.24% 0.24% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.64% 0.62% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 75 61
London median daily rate £494 £500 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +7.53% +24.00%
10th Percentile £213 £313 £225
90th Percentile £650 £600 £600
England median daily rate £450 £500 £395
% change year-on-year -10.00% +26.58% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
London median hourly rate - £28.50 -
England median hourly rate - £28.50 £59.31
% change year-on-year - -51.95% +493.10%

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 17,097 15,237 16,492
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 37.92% 38.17% 37.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,265 10,799 11,826
London median daily rate £500 £500 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.53% +3.33%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £281
90th Percentile £700 £675 £650
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 276 237 234
London median hourly rate £23.75 £23.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.26% +15.00% +0.31%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.51 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £50.51
England median hourly rate £23.50 £19.66 £21.00
% change year-on-year +19.53% -6.38% +16.67%

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 22 June 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 22 June 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 -34 22 £468 -6.50% 14
West London -24 6 £420 +124.00% 5
Blog
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 55 (50.46%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (35.78%) Analytics
3 34 (31.19%) Continuous Improvement
4 27 (24.77%) JavaScript
5 26 (23.85%) Decision-Making
6 25 (22.94%) Marketing
7 22 (20.18%) AngularJS
8 20 (18.35%) HTML
9 19 (17.43%) SEO
9 19 (17.43%) Degree
9 19 (17.43%) GitHub
9 19 (17.43%) Social Media
9 19 (17.43%) React
10 18 (16.51%) User Experience
10 18 (16.51%) Retail
10 18 (16.51%) E-Commerce
11 17 (15.60%) CSS
11 17 (15.60%) .NET
11 17 (15.60%) TDD
11 17 (15.60%) BDD
11 17 (15.60%) Microsoft Azure
11 17 (15.60%) Amazon AWS
11 17 (15.60%) Digital Marketing
11 17 (15.60%) Algorithms
11 17 (15.60%) Service Design
12 15 (13.76%) ASP.NET MVC
12 15 (13.76%) CQRS
12 15 (13.76%) ASP.NET Web API
12 15 (13.76%) Google
12 15 (13.76%) ASP.NET

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 9 (8.26%) CMS
2 7 (6.42%) WordPress
3 4 (3.67%) Apache Spark
4 3 (2.75%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.92%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.92%) Moodle
5 1 (0.92%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.92%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (8.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (7.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (6.42%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.83%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.83%) InDesign
5 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.67%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.92%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 19 (17.43%) GitHub
2 17 (15.60%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (15.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (6.42%) Google Analytics
4 3 (2.75%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 3 (2.75%) SaaS
5 2 (1.83%) AdWords
5 2 (1.83%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.92%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.92%) AWS CloudTrail
6 1 (0.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.92%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.92%) G Suite
6 1 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.92%) Office 365
6 1 (0.92%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.92%) Trello
6 1 (0.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.83%) HTTP
1 2 (1.83%) Intranet
2 1 (0.92%) Internet
2 1 (0.92%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.26%) Azure SQL Database
2 4 (3.67%) Data Mining
2 4 (3.67%) Hadoop
2 4 (3.67%) Power BI
3 2 (1.83%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.92%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.92%) Big Data
4 1 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.92%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.92%) MySQL
4 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.92%) Redis
4 1 (0.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (7.34%) Grunt
1 8 (7.34%) gulp
2 7 (6.42%) Jasmine
2 7 (6.42%) webpack
3 6 (5.50%) PhantomJS
4 5 (4.59%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.67%) Axure RP
5 4 (3.67%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.67%) JIRA
6 1 (0.92%) Babel
6 1 (0.92%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.92%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.92%) Log4j
6 1 (0.92%) Subversion
General
1 25 (22.94%) Marketing
2 18 (16.51%) Retail
3 10 (9.17%) Games
4 6 (5.50%) Finance
5 3 (2.75%) Legal
6 2 (1.83%) Advertising
6 2 (1.83%) Digital Economy
6 2 (1.83%) Publishing
6 2 (1.83%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.92%) Brand Awareness
7 1 (0.92%) Law
7 1 (0.92%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 28 (25.69%) Developer
2 26 (23.85%) User Researcher
3 15 (13.76%) .NET Developer
4 14 (12.84%) JavaScript Developer
5 11 (10.09%) Senior Manager
6 9 (8.26%) ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (8.26%) Azure Developer
6 9 (8.26%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (8.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (8.26%) C# Developer
7 7 (6.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 7 (6.42%) Full Stack Developer
7 7 (6.42%) Marketing Manager
7 7 (6.42%) Senior Developer
8 6 (5.50%) Architect
8 6 (5.50%) Senior .NET Developer
8 6 (5.50%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 6 (5.50%) Senior SEO Manager
8 6 (5.50%) SEO Manager
9 5 (4.59%) Senior User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (20.18%) AngularJS
2 20 (18.35%) HTML
3 19 (17.43%) React
4 17 (15.60%) .NET
4 17 (15.60%) CSS
5 15 (13.76%) ASP.NET
5 15 (13.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (13.76%) ASP.NET Web API
6 11 (10.09%) Web Services
7 10 (9.17%) Node.js
7 10 (9.17%) Sass
8 7 (6.42%) Redux
9 6 (5.50%) Ember.js
9 6 (5.50%) Jest
9 6 (5.50%) Vue (Vue.js)
10 4 (3.67%) Ajax
11 3 (2.75%) REST
12 2 (1.83%) CSS3
12 2 (1.83%) Spring
12 2 (1.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.43%) Social Media
2 18 (16.51%) User Experience
3 17 (15.60%) Algorithms
4 12 (11.01%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (8.26%) Fintech
6 8 (7.34%) Mobile App
7 7 (6.42%) Data Structures
8 6 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (5.50%) Public Cloud
9 4 (3.67%) Podcast
10 2 (1.83%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.83%) Video Editing
10 2 (1.83%) Video\Live Streaming
11 1 (0.92%) e-Learning
11 1 (0.92%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.92%) Mobile Games
11 1 (0.92%) Online Games
11 1 (0.92%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.92%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.83%) Android
1 2 (1.83%) Apple iOS
1 2 (1.83%) Linux
1 2 (1.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (50.46%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (35.78%) Analytics
3 34 (31.19%) Continuous Improvement
4 26 (23.85%) Decision-Making
5 19 (17.43%) SEO
6 18 (16.51%) E-Commerce
7 17 (15.60%) BDD
7 17 (15.60%) Digital Marketing
7 17 (15.60%) Service Design
7 17 (15.60%) TDD
8 15 (13.76%) CQRS
8 15 (13.76%) MVC
9 13 (11.93%) Qualitative Research
9 13 (11.93%) Quantitative Research
9 13 (11.93%) Workflow
10 11 (10.09%) Artificial Intelligence
10 11 (10.09%) Machine Learning
10 11 (10.09%) OO
10 11 (10.09%) Prototyping
10 11 (10.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 27 (24.77%) JavaScript
2 15 (13.76%) C#
3 11 (10.09%) SQL
4 9 (8.26%) Java
5 8 (7.34%) Python
6 7 (6.42%) ES6
7 4 (3.67%) MATLAB
7 4 (3.67%) R
8 3 (2.75%) C++
8 3 (2.75%) Go
8 3 (2.75%) PHP
8 3 (2.75%) Ruby
9 1 (0.92%) C
9 1 (0.92%) JSX
9 1 (0.92%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (17.43%) Degree
2 8 (7.34%) SC Cleared
2 8 (7.34%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.83%) CISSP
3 2 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.83%) ISSAP
4 1 (0.92%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.92%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.92%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.92%) MCSD
4 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.92%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.92%) VCAP
4 1 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.83%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (8.26%) Docker
2 2 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.92%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.92%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.92%) etcd
3 1 (0.92%) Varnish
3 1 (0.92%) vCloud
3 1 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.92%) vSphere
3 1 (0.92%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (7.34%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.75%) Terraform
3 1 (0.92%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.92%) Consul
3 1 (0.92%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (0.92%) Nagios
3 1 (0.92%) Packer
3 1 (0.92%) Puppet
3 1 (0.92%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 15 (13.76%) Google
2 12 (11.01%) Microsoft
3 10 (9.17%) Twitter
4 7 (6.42%) Adobe
5 4 (3.67%) Tableau
6 3 (2.75%) Facebook
6 3 (2.75%) Volusion
7 2 (1.83%) VMware
8 1 (0.92%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (0.92%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.92%) HubSpot
8 1 (0.92%) Marketo
8 1 (0.92%) Oracle
8 1 (0.92%) Pardot
8 1 (0.92%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.92%) SAP