Period
to 24 November 2017

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 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
England > London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 519 553 521
Rank change year-on-year +34 -32 -14
Contract jobs citing Blog 110 67 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.23% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.60% 0.40% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 46 65
London median daily rate £513 £399 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.53% -20.25% +25.00%
10th Percentile £295 £245 £213
90th Percentile £600 £525 £613
England median daily rate £494 £390 £450
% change year-on-year +26.67% -13.33% +16.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
London median hourly rate £36.75 £48.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.83% - -
England median hourly rate £33.50 £59.31 £21.25
% change year-on-year -43.52% +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 18414 16566 17511
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.10% 36.73% 37.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13189 11739 12310
London median daily rate £500 £475 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%
10th Percentile £313 £290 £275
90th Percentile £688 £650 £650
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 256 302
London median hourly rate £21.40 £19.71 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -2.67% +12.50%
10th Percentile £12.89 £12.00 £12.02
90th Percentile £47.80 £50.00 £47.28
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.50 £19.09
% change year-on-year - +7.39% +6.06%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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
West London +1 14 £450 -10.00%
Central London +4 13 £438 +48.31% 9
South London - 2 £295 -
Blog
England

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

1 66 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (49.09%) DevOps
3 37 (33.64%) Microservices
4 36 (32.73%) BDD
5 33 (30.00%) High Availability
6 28 (25.45%) Scrum
7 27 (24.55%) GitHub
8 26 (23.64%) Amazon AWS
8 26 (23.64%) TDD
9 25 (22.73%) E-Commerce
9 25 (22.73%) Node.js
10 24 (21.82%) Microsoft Azure
11 23 (20.91%) MVC
11 23 (20.91%) Python
11 23 (20.91%) C#
11 23 (20.91%) .NET
11 23 (20.91%) ASP.NET
11 23 (20.91%) AngularJS
12 22 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 22 (20.00%) CQRS
12 22 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 22 (20.00%) SQL
13 20 (18.18%) Linux
13 20 (18.18%) Security Cleared
13 20 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
13 20 (18.18%) User Stories
13 20 (18.18%) Mentoring
14 19 (17.27%) Public Cloud
14 19 (17.27%) Unix
14 19 (17.27%) JavaScript

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 8 (7.27%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (5.45%) CMS
3 2 (1.82%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.82%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.91%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.91%) Confluence
4 1 (0.91%) Marvel
Applications
1 8 (7.27%) Photoshop
2 4 (3.64%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (2.73%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (2.73%) Flinto
3 3 (2.73%) InVision
4 2 (1.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 27 (24.55%) GitHub
2 26 (23.64%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (21.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (7.27%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (3.64%) Google Analytics
6 3 (2.73%) Slack
7 2 (1.82%) IaaS
7 2 (1.82%) PaaS
8 1 (0.91%) AdWords
8 1 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.91%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.91%) G Suite
8 1 (0.91%) npm
8 1 (0.91%) Serverless
8 1 (0.91%) Twilio
8 1 (0.91%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.55%) Intranet
2 2 (1.82%) Internet
3 1 (0.91%) CTI
3 1 (0.91%) HTTP
3 1 (0.91%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.36%) NoSQL
2 11 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 10 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (8.18%) MySQL
5 8 (7.27%) Data Mining
5 8 (7.27%) Relational Database
6 6 (5.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (3.64%) Hadoop
7 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.91%) EDRMS
9 1 (0.91%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.91%) Power BI
9 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (8.18%) TeamCity
2 8 (7.27%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (3.64%) Axure RP
3 4 (3.64%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.64%) JIRA
4 2 (1.82%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.82%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.91%) Babel
5 1 (0.91%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.91%) Grunt
5 1 (0.91%) gulp
5 1 (0.91%) JMeter
5 1 (0.91%) Selenium
5 1 (0.91%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.91%) webpack
5 1 (0.91%) Zephyr
General
1 18 (16.36%) Retail
2 14 (12.73%) Marketing
3 9 (8.18%) Games
4 8 (7.27%) Finance
4 8 (7.27%) Legal
4 8 (7.27%) Publishing
5 5 (4.55%) Advertising
6 4 (3.64%) Banking
7 1 (0.91%) Digital Economy
7 1 (0.91%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (31.82%) Developer
2 24 (21.82%) Senior Developer
3 15 (13.64%) Full Stack Developer
4 14 (12.73%) .NET Developer
5 13 (11.82%) Architect
6 12 (10.91%) C# Developer
7 11 (10.00%) AWS Developer
7 11 (10.00%) Azure Developer
7 11 (10.00%) E-Commerce Developer
7 11 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 11 (10.00%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
8 10 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
8 10 (9.09%) Digital Architect
8 10 (9.09%) Python Developer
8 10 (9.09%) Senior Full Stack Developer
9 7 (6.36%) Senior C# Developer
9 7 (6.36%) Senior Python Developer
10 6 (5.45%) Consultant
10 6 (5.45%) Java Developer
10 6 (5.45%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (22.73%) Node.js
2 23 (20.91%) .NET
2 23 (20.91%) AngularJS
2 23 (20.91%) ASP.NET
3 22 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 22 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 18 (16.36%) Ember.js
5 17 (15.45%) React
6 10 (9.09%) Django
6 10 (9.09%) Flask
6 10 (9.09%) RESTful
7 7 (6.36%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (4.55%) HTML
9 3 (2.73%) CSS
9 3 (2.73%) Material Design
10 2 (1.82%) Ajax
10 2 (1.82%) REST
11 1 (0.91%) jQuery
11 1 (0.91%) Sass
11 1 (0.91%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.27%) Public Cloud
2 10 (9.09%) Data Structures
2 10 (9.09%) Social Media
3 9 (8.18%) User Experience
4 6 (5.45%) Mobile App
5 5 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.55%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.64%) Fintech
6 4 (3.64%) Replication
7 1 (0.91%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.91%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.91%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.91%) Motion Graphics
7 1 (0.91%) New Media
7 1 (0.91%) NHS
7 1 (0.91%) Photography
7 1 (0.91%) Podcast
7 1 (0.91%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.91%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.18%) Linux
2 19 (17.27%) Unix
3 18 (16.36%) Mac OS X
4 6 (5.45%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.64%) Android
6 1 (0.91%) CoreOS
6 1 (0.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (49.09%) DevOps
3 37 (33.64%) Microservices
4 36 (32.73%) BDD
5 33 (30.00%) High Availability
6 28 (25.45%) Scrum
7 26 (23.64%) TDD
8 25 (22.73%) E-Commerce
9 23 (20.91%) MVC
10 22 (20.00%) CQRS
11 20 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
11 20 (18.18%) Mentoring
11 20 (18.18%) User Stories
12 17 (15.45%) Analytics
13 15 (13.64%) ETL
13 15 (13.64%) Kanban
14 14 (12.73%) Acceptance Criteria
15 13 (11.82%) Open Source
16 12 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
17 11 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 23 (20.91%) C#
1 23 (20.91%) Python
2 22 (20.00%) SQL
3 19 (17.27%) JavaScript
4 15 (13.64%) Scala
5 13 (11.82%) Java
6 11 (10.00%) Go
7 8 (7.27%) Ruby
8 4 (3.64%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.73%) R
10 2 (1.82%) C
11 1 (0.91%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.91%) Perl
11 1 (0.91%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.91%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 20 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 16 (14.55%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.64%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (2.73%) Degree
5 1 (0.91%) VCAP
5 1 (0.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.82%) QA
2 1 (0.91%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (10.91%) Docker
2 1 (0.91%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.91%) etcd
2 1 (0.91%) vCloud
2 1 (0.91%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (10.00%) Kubernetes
2 10 (9.09%) Kibana
2 10 (9.09%) logstash
2 10 (9.09%) Prometheus
3 7 (6.36%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.73%) Ansible
5 2 (1.82%) Puppet
6 1 (0.91%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (0.91%) Consul
6 1 (0.91%) Grafana
6 1 (0.91%) Mesos
6 1 (0.91%) Salt
6 1 (0.91%) Terraform
6 1 (0.91%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.91%) vRealize
Vendors
1 11 (10.00%) AppDynamics
2 10 (9.09%) Splunk
3 7 (6.36%) Google
4 5 (4.55%) Adobe
4 5 (4.55%) Oracle
5 4 (3.64%) Sybase
6 3 (2.73%) Tableau
7 2 (1.82%) Elastic Path
7 2 (1.82%) Yahoo!
8 1 (0.91%) Apigee
8 1 (0.91%) New Relic
8 1 (0.91%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.91%) Twitter
8 1 (0.91%) VMware