Period
to 9 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blog in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blog over the 6 months to 9 December 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 104 -
Rank change year-on-year +22 - +97
Contract jobs citing Blog 8 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.72% 0.085% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.60% 0.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Oxfordshire median daily rate £300 - -
South East median daily rate £525 £380 £200
% change year-on-year +38.16% +90.00% -52.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £59.31

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 308 265 293
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 27.75% 22.46% 23.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 194 185
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £232 £179 £146
90th Percentile £588 £575 £588
South East median daily rate £433 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +8.13% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 10 27
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £16.80 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +12.00% -3.23%
10th Percentile £13.30 £10.00 £10.90
90th Percentile £26.88 £58.75 £37.25
South East median hourly rate £20.25 £19.34 £21.16
% change year-on-year +4.71% -8.58% +15.25%

Blog
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Blog in Oxfordshire

Blog
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blog in Oxfordshire

Blog
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blog within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 9 December 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
Abingdon - 6 - -
Oxford +16 1 - - 1
Blog
South East

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Blog.

1 7 (87.50%) Python
1 7 (87.50%) Regression Testing
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) Software Testing
1 7 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (87.50%) Visual Studio Team System
1 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
1 7 (87.50%) Open Source
1 7 (87.50%) Software Architecture
1 7 (87.50%) Test Strategy
1 7 (87.50%) MSBuild
1 7 (87.50%) Continuous Delivery
1 7 (87.50%) Defect Tracking
1 7 (87.50%) Acceptance Criteria
2 2 (25.00%) Life Science
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Intranet
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Social Media
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing Automation

Blog
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) MSBuild
1 7 (87.50%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Coordinator
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing Coordinator
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Life Science
2 1 (12.50%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Acceptance Criteria
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) Continuous Delivery
1 7 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (87.50%) Defect Tracking
1 7 (87.50%) Open Source
1 7 (87.50%) Regression Testing
1 7 (87.50%) Software Architecture
1 7 (87.50%) Software Testing
1 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
1 7 (87.50%) Test Strategy
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Deployment Automation
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing Automation
2 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Python