Period
to 23 June 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 23 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 - 88
Rank change year-on-year - +88 +10
Contract jobs citing Blog 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.48% - 0.092%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.57% - 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Oxfordshire median daily rate £325 - £275
10th Percentile £300 - £263
90th Percentile £350 - £288
South East median daily rate £413 - £323
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £72.89 £59.31
% change year-on-year - +22.90% -

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 381 275 321
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 30.68% 23.29% 29.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 194 236
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33% -
10th Percentile £213 £143 £212
90th Percentile £570 £525 £569
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 24 15
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £40.00 £16.64 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +140.46% +3.97% +15.38%
10th Percentile £10.00 £11.33 £11.30
90th Percentile £56.00 £37.25 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year +100.00% -39.66% +69.49%

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 23 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
Abingdon - 3 - - 1
Oxford - 3 £325 - 1
Blog
South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Blog.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (100.00%) Open Source
1 6 (100.00%) BDD
1 6 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 6 (100.00%) Microservices
1 6 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 6 (100.00%) Cloud Native
2 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) Life Science
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 6 (100.00%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Cloud Native
2 1 (16.67%) Life Science
2 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) BDD
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) Microservices
1 6 (100.00%) Open Source
1 6 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 6 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Google