Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blog in contract job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blog over the 6 months to 18 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 95 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 - +99
Contract jobs citing Blog 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.24% 0.068% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.68% 0.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median daily rate - - -
Berkshire median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £32.50

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 Reading with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 440 435 563
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 34.84% 29.51% 28.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 231 359
Reading median daily rate £388 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £234 £188 £219
90th Percentile £538 £575 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 23 17
Reading median hourly rate £15.00 £24.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.78% +44.12% -10.53%
10th Percentile £10.54 £18.61 £11.53
90th Percentile £40.00 £55.52 £88.29
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.48 £19.63 £20.00
% change year-on-year -10.93% -1.88% +12.68%

Blog
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Blog in Reading

Blog
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blog in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 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 Reading region with a requirement for Blog.

1 3 (100.00%) B2B
1 3 (100.00%) Publishing
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
1 3 (100.00%) Social Media
2 2 (66.67%) Social Media Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Facebook
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter
2 2 (66.67%) WebTrends
2 2 (66.67%) Benchmarking
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Channel Management
2 2 (66.67%) Brand Management
2 2 (66.67%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Sprinklr
2 2 (66.67%) Social Listening
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Content Development
3 1 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Copywriting

Blog
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Sprinklr
1 2 (66.67%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
1 3 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Social Media Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Marketing Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Social Media
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) B2B
2 2 (66.67%) Benchmarking
2 2 (66.67%) Brand Management
2 2 (66.67%) Channel Management
2 2 (66.67%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (66.67%) Social Listening
2 2 (66.67%) Social Media Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Content Development
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Copywriting
3 1 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Facebook
1 2 (66.67%) Twitter