Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 512 524 512
Rank change year-on-year +12 -12 -5
Contract jobs citing Blog 111 76 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.24% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.63% 0.51% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 53 54
London median daily rate £513 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.59% -15.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £370 £301 £209
90th Percentile £602 £550 £534
England median daily rate £475 £415 £450
% change year-on-year +14.46% -7.78% +7.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
London median hourly rate £36.75 £46.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.97% - -
England median hourly rate £33.50 £59.70 -
% change year-on-year -43.88% - -

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 17,527 14,911 16,534
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 37.85% 36.37% 37.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,714 10,451 11,683
London median daily rate £500 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £310 £300 £275
90th Percentile £688 £663 £650
England median daily rate £463 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +5.71% +2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 255 250 267
London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.53% +11.08%
10th Percentile £12.10 £12.86 £11.50
90th Percentile £48.25 £51.25 £43.75
England median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 -30 16 £459 +44.49% 16
West London -22 7 £435 - 8
Blog
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 65 (58.56%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (36.94%) DevOps
3 37 (33.33%) Retail
4 35 (31.53%) E-Commerce
5 34 (30.63%) BDD
6 32 (28.83%) Microsoft Azure
6 32 (28.83%) AngularJS
6 32 (28.83%) TDD
7 31 (27.93%) .NET
7 31 (27.93%) GitHub
7 31 (27.93%) Amazon AWS
8 30 (27.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 30 (27.03%) CQRS
8 30 (27.03%) ASP.NET Web API
8 30 (27.03%) C#
8 30 (27.03%) ASP.NET
8 30 (27.03%) MVC
8 30 (27.03%) Scrum
8 30 (27.03%) Microservices
9 28 (25.23%) Node.js
9 28 (25.23%) Continuous Improvement
10 27 (24.32%) High Availability
10 27 (24.32%) React
11 22 (19.82%) Analytics
12 20 (18.02%) Public Cloud
12 20 (18.02%) Ember.js
12 20 (18.02%) Marketing
12 20 (18.02%) JavaScript
13 15 (13.51%) Mentoring
13 15 (13.51%) Open Source

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 6 (5.41%) CMS
1 6 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (3.60%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.70%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.80%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (1.80%) WordPress
5 1 (0.90%) Confluence
5 1 (0.90%) Marvel
Applications
1 12 (10.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 10 (9.01%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (5.41%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.80%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.80%) InDesign
5 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 32 (28.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (27.93%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (27.93%) GitHub
3 9 (8.11%) Google Analytics
4 7 (6.31%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.70%) PaaS
6 2 (1.80%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.80%) IaaS
7 1 (0.90%) AdWords
7 1 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.90%) G Suite
7 1 (0.90%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.90%) Trello
7 1 (0.90%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.70%) Intranet
2 1 (0.90%) HTTP
2 1 (0.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.01%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.11%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.60%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (3.60%) Data Mining
3 4 (3.60%) Hadoop
3 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (3.60%) Power BI
3 4 (3.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (3.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (3.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.90%) MySQL
5 1 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.90%) Redis
5 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (6.31%) TeamCity
2 6 (5.41%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (4.50%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.60%) Grunt
4 4 (3.60%) gulp
5 3 (2.70%) Axure RP
5 3 (2.70%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.80%) Jasmine
6 2 (1.80%) JIRA
6 2 (1.80%) webpack
7 1 (0.90%) Babel
7 1 (0.90%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.90%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.90%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.90%) Log4j
7 1 (0.90%) PhantomJS
7 1 (0.90%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.90%) Zephyr
General
1 37 (33.33%) Retail
2 20 (18.02%) Marketing
3 9 (8.11%) Legal
4 5 (4.50%) Finance
5 4 (3.60%) Games
6 3 (2.70%) Digital Economy
7 2 (1.80%) Advertising
8 1 (0.90%) Law
8 1 (0.90%) Publishing
8 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (33.33%) Developer
2 26 (23.42%) Senior Developer
3 24 (21.62%) .NET Developer
4 22 (19.82%) Full Stack Developer
5 20 (18.02%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 19 (17.12%) Senior .NET Developer
7 14 (12.61%) Senior Manager
8 13 (11.71%) Architect
9 11 (9.91%) Azure Developer
9 11 (9.91%) C# Developer
9 11 (9.91%) E-Commerce Developer
9 11 (9.91%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
10 10 (9.01%) Digital Architect
11 8 (7.21%) JavaScript Developer
11 8 (7.21%) Senior SEO Manager
11 8 (7.21%) SEO Manager
11 8 (7.21%) User Researcher
12 7 (6.31%) AWS Developer
12 7 (6.31%) Digital Product Manager
12 7 (6.31%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (28.83%) AngularJS
2 31 (27.93%) .NET
3 30 (27.03%) ASP.NET
3 30 (27.03%) ASP.NET MVC
3 30 (27.03%) ASP.NET Web API
4 28 (25.23%) Node.js
5 27 (24.32%) React
6 20 (18.02%) Ember.js
7 9 (8.11%) HTML
8 7 (6.31%) CSS
8 7 (6.31%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (3.60%) Ajax
9 4 (3.60%) Flask
9 4 (3.60%) RESTful
9 4 (3.60%) Web Services
10 3 (2.70%) Django
11 2 (1.80%) Redux
11 2 (1.80%) SOAP
12 1 (0.90%) Jest
12 1 (0.90%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.02%) Public Cloud
2 14 (12.61%) Algorithms
3 13 (11.71%) User Experience
4 12 (10.81%) Fintech
5 9 (8.11%) Social Media
6 6 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (4.50%) Data Structures
8 4 (3.60%) Podcast
8 4 (3.60%) Replication
9 2 (1.80%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.80%) Video Editing
10 1 (0.90%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.90%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.90%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.90%) Minimum Viable Product
10 1 (0.90%) Motion Graphics
10 1 (0.90%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.90%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.90%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.31%) Linux
2 4 (3.60%) Unix
3 3 (2.70%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.80%) Windows
5 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (58.56%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (36.94%) DevOps
3 35 (31.53%) E-Commerce
4 34 (30.63%) BDD
5 32 (28.83%) TDD
6 30 (27.03%) CQRS
6 30 (27.03%) Microservices
6 30 (27.03%) MVC
6 30 (27.03%) Scrum
7 28 (25.23%) Continuous Improvement
8 27 (24.32%) High Availability
9 22 (19.82%) Analytics
10 15 (13.51%) Mentoring
10 15 (13.51%) Open Source
11 12 (10.81%) SEO
11 12 (10.81%) User Stories
12 11 (9.91%) Digital Marketing
12 11 (9.91%) Rapid Prototyping
13 9 (8.11%) Product Management
13 9 (8.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (27.03%) C#
2 20 (18.02%) JavaScript
3 13 (11.71%) SQL
4 11 (9.91%) Java
4 11 (9.91%) Python
5 4 (3.60%) Go
5 4 (3.60%) MATLAB
5 4 (3.60%) R
5 4 (3.60%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.70%) ES6
6 3 (2.70%) PHP
6 3 (2.70%) Scala
7 2 (1.80%) C
7 2 (1.80%) C++
7 2 (1.80%) Perl
7 2 (1.80%) Ruby
8 1 (0.90%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.90%) JSX
8 1 (0.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (9.91%) Degree
1 11 (9.91%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.31%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.50%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.01%) QA
2 1 (0.90%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (5.41%) Docker
2 2 (1.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (1.80%) etcd
3 1 (0.90%) Varnish
3 1 (0.90%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (2.70%) Kibana
1 3 (2.70%) Kubernetes
1 3 (2.70%) logstash
1 3 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.70%) Prometheus
1 3 (2.70%) Terraform
2 2 (1.80%) Ansible
2 2 (1.80%) Consul
2 2 (1.80%) Puppet
3 1 (0.90%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (0.90%) Grafana
3 1 (0.90%) Packer
3 1 (0.90%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (9.01%) Google
2 6 (5.41%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.50%) Oracle
4 4 (3.60%) Adobe
4 4 (3.60%) Sybase
4 4 (3.60%) Tableau
5 3 (2.70%) AppDynamics
5 3 (2.70%) Splunk
6 1 (0.90%) Apigee
6 1 (0.90%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (0.90%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.90%) New Relic
6 1 (0.90%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.90%) SaltStack