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to

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 19 May 2022 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
19 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 533 396 335
Rank change year-on-year -137 -61 +158
Contract jobs citing Blog 55 78 92
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.14% 0.32% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.95% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 58 68
10th Percentile £425 £398 £405
25th Percentile £488 £438 £525
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £625 £525 £675
Median % change year-on-year +19.05% -22.22% +42.11%
75th Percentile £730 £700 £731
90th Percentile £900 - £850
England median daily rate £613 £475 £640
% change year-on-year +29.00% -25.78% +36.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 0
10th Percentile £37.00 £16.99 -
25th Percentile £38.13 £18.37 -
Median hourly rate £40.00 £28.00 -
Median % change year-on-year +42.86% - -
75th Percentile £40.38 £40.50 -
90th Percentile £40.60 £54.38 -
England median hourly rate £38.75 £24.25 -
% change year-on-year +59.79% - -

Blog is in the General and Transferable 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 Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 13,489 8,168 6,750
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 34.89% 34.02% 33.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,872 5,710 4,887
10th Percentile £400 £350 £313
25th Percentile £481 £431 £414
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £538 £525
Median % change year-on-year +11.63% +2.38% -
75th Percentile £713 £650 £638
90th Percentile £800 £738 £725
England median daily rate £550 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 140 116
10th Percentile £18.50 £15.06 £13.13
25th Percentile £23.91 £21.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate £43.74 £32.25 £32.38
Median % change year-on-year +35.63% -0.39% +29.76%
75th Percentile £53.75 £47.50 £47.75
90th Percentile £68.25 £60.10 £53.75
England median hourly rate £26.98 £26.11 £22.29
% change year-on-year +3.34% +17.15% +6.12%

Blog
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Blog in London

Blog
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Blog in London.

Daily rate trend for Blog in London

Blog
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Blog in London over the 6 months to 19 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Blog in London

Blog
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Blog in London.

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 19 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -41 5 £601 +14.38% 2
Blog
England

For the 6 months to 19 May 2022, 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 23 (41.82%) Agile
2 21 (38.18%) Thought Leadership
3 19 (34.55%) Finance
4 18 (32.73%) Marketing
5 17 (30.91%) DevOps
5 17 (30.91%) CI/CD
6 16 (29.09%) Python
7 15 (27.27%) Social Skills
8 14 (25.45%) Analytics
9 13 (23.64%) AWS
9 13 (23.64%) Terraform
10 12 (21.82%) Azure
10 12 (21.82%) GCP
11 11 (20.00%) Java
12 9 (16.36%) Kubernetes
12 9 (16.36%) REST
13 8 (14.55%) JavaScript
13 8 (14.55%) Google
13 8 (14.55%) Management Information System
13 8 (14.55%) Presales
14 7 (12.73%) Problem-Solving
14 7 (12.73%) Project Delivery
14 7 (12.73%) Law
14 7 (12.73%) JSON
14 7 (12.73%) XML
14 7 (12.73%) Mentoring
14 7 (12.73%) Coaching
14 7 (12.73%) User Experience
15 6 (10.91%) IoT
15 6 (10.91%) Test Strategy

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 5 (9.09%) Apache Pulsar
2 4 (7.27%) Apache Spark
2 4 (7.27%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (3.64%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.64%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (3.64%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (1.82%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.82%) Confluence
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Carpe Diem
1 4 (7.27%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 13 (23.64%) AWS
2 12 (21.82%) Azure
2 12 (21.82%) GCP
3 4 (7.27%) Amazon EKS
3 4 (7.27%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (7.27%) Azure Functions
3 4 (7.27%) Collibra
3 4 (7.27%) dbt
3 4 (7.27%) Google Analytics
3 4 (7.27%) Serverless
3 4 (7.27%) Snowflake
4 3 (5.45%) GitHub
4 3 (5.45%) Google Data Studio
5 1 (1.82%) Heroku
5 1 (1.82%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) Internet
2 1 (1.82%) DMZ
2 1 (1.82%) Firewall
2 1 (1.82%) HTTP
2 1 (1.82%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.82%) Intranet
2 1 (1.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 4 (7.27%) Amazon Redshift
2 4 (7.27%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (7.27%) Big Data
2 4 (7.27%) BigQuery
2 4 (7.27%) HBase
2 4 (7.27%) MongoDB
2 4 (7.27%) Neo4j
3 3 (5.45%) Tableau
4 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.82%) Redis
4 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (7.27%) Git (software)
1 4 (7.27%) Jenkins
1 4 (7.27%) JUnit
1 4 (7.27%) Maven
1 4 (7.27%) SonarQube
2 3 (5.45%) webpack
3 2 (3.64%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.64%) JIRA
3 2 (3.64%) Rational Application Developer
4 1 (1.82%) Fiddler
4 1 (1.82%) Grunt
4 1 (1.82%) gulp
4 1 (1.82%) IBM UrbanCode
4 1 (1.82%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.82%) PhantomJS
4 1 (1.82%) Xcode
General
1 19 (34.55%) Finance
2 18 (32.73%) Marketing
3 15 (27.27%) Social Skills
4 7 (12.73%) Law
5 4 (7.27%) Financial Institution
5 4 (7.27%) Presentation Skills
6 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (5.45%) Banking
6 3 (5.45%) Brand Awareness
6 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
7 2 (3.64%) Electronics
7 2 (3.64%) Investment Banking
7 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
7 2 (3.64%) Public Sector
7 2 (3.64%) Publishing
8 1 (1.82%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.82%) Automotive
8 1 (1.82%) Front Office
8 1 (1.82%) Polish Language
8 1 (1.82%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (20.00%) Architect
2 8 (14.55%) Cloud Architect
3 6 (10.91%) Analyst
4 4 (7.27%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (7.27%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 4 (7.27%) Consultant
4 4 (7.27%) DevOps Architect
4 4 (7.27%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (5.45%) Administrator
5 3 (5.45%) Content Marketing Specialist
5 3 (5.45%) Data Architect
5 3 (5.45%) Developer
5 3 (5.45%) Marketing Specialist
5 3 (5.45%) Performance Analyst
5 3 (5.45%) Test Engineer
6 2 (3.64%) Server Administrator
6 2 (3.64%) Technical Leader
6 2 (3.64%) UI Engineer
6 2 (3.64%) User Researcher
6 2 (3.64%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.36%) REST
2 7 (12.73%) JSON
2 7 (12.73%) XML
3 5 (9.09%) CSS
3 5 (9.09%) HTML
3 5 (9.09%) Kafka
3 5 (9.09%) XSLT
4 4 (7.27%) HTML5
4 4 (7.27%) Node.js
4 4 (7.27%) SOAP
4 4 (7.27%) YAML
5 3 (5.45%) React
5 3 (5.45%) Web Services
6 2 (3.64%) CSS3
6 2 (3.64%) D3.js
6 2 (3.64%) DOM
6 2 (3.64%) jQuery
6 2 (3.64%) JSR 168
6 2 (3.64%) LESS
6 2 (3.64%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Management Information System
2 7 (12.73%) User Experience
3 6 (10.91%) IoT
4 5 (9.09%) Social Media
5 4 (7.27%) Blockchain
5 4 (7.27%) Cloud Native
5 4 (7.27%) Data Centre
5 4 (7.27%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (7.27%) Industry 4.0
5 4 (7.27%) iPad
6 3 (5.45%) Fixed Income
6 3 (5.45%) Mobile App
7 2 (3.64%) CMDB
7 2 (3.64%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (3.64%) Life Science
7 2 (3.64%) Public Cloud
7 2 (3.64%) Wiki
8 1 (1.82%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.82%) Legacy Systems
8 1 (1.82%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.09%) Linux
2 4 (7.27%) Windows
3 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.82%) Agile
2 21 (38.18%) Thought Leadership
3 17 (30.91%) CI/CD
3 17 (30.91%) DevOps
4 14 (25.45%) Analytics
5 8 (14.55%) Presales
6 7 (12.73%) Coaching
6 7 (12.73%) Mentoring
6 7 (12.73%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (12.73%) Project Delivery
7 6 (10.91%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (10.91%) Data Modelling
7 6 (10.91%) Decision-Making
7 6 (10.91%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (10.91%) Test Automation
7 6 (10.91%) Test Strategy
8 5 (9.09%) Collaborative Working
8 5 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (9.09%) Creative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 16 (29.09%) Python
2 11 (20.00%) Java
3 8 (14.55%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.27%) Bash
4 4 (7.27%) C#
4 4 (7.27%) PowerShell
4 4 (7.27%) Scala
5 3 (5.45%) ES6
5 3 (5.45%) Ruby
5 3 (5.45%) SQL
6 2 (3.64%) ActionScript
6 2 (3.64%) Go
6 2 (3.64%) PHP
6 2 (3.64%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.82%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.82%) C
7 1 (1.82%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.82%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.82%) Master's Degree
2 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) Accessibility
2 2 (3.64%) PMO
3 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (23.64%) Terraform
2 9 (16.36%) Kubernetes
3 4 (7.27%) Packer
4 2 (3.64%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (14.55%) Google
2 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.27%) Intapp
3 4 (7.27%) Reuters
3 4 (7.27%) Teradata
4 3 (5.45%) IBM
5 2 (3.64%) SAP
5 2 (3.64%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.82%) OpenText
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle
6 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com