Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blog in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blog over the 6 months to 21 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 170 200 207
Rank change year-on-year +30 +7 -25
Contract jobs citing Blog 13 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.29% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.98% 0.35% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 1
Yorkshire median daily rate £460 £400 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.80% -27.23% +94.69%
10th Percentile £413 £202 £525
90th Percentile £506 £448 £575
England median daily rate £494 £390 £450
% change year-on-year +26.67% -13.33% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £28.07 - -
England median hourly rate £33.50 £59.31 £21.25
% change year-on-year -43.52% +179.11% -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1330 1735 1905
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 29.91% 32.15% 30.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 873 1076 1233
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £250 £252 £233
90th Percentile £563 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 62 121
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £13.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £10.55 £11.28 £9.75
90th Percentile £27.71 £28.75 £28.00
England median hourly rate £20.55 £20.75 £19.08
% change year-on-year -0.96% +8.75% +6.00%

Blog
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Blog in Yorkshire

Blog
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blog in Yorkshire

Blog
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blog within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
West Yorkshire +22 6 £425 +214.81% 1
South Yorkshire +19 6 £494 +14.48% 1
Humberside - 1 - -
Blog
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Blog.

1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) Prototyping
3 10 (76.92%) Degree
4 9 (69.23%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (69.23%) Analytics
5 8 (61.54%) Mentoring
5 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (61.54%) Psychology
5 8 (61.54%) Usability Testing
5 8 (61.54%) Market Research
5 8 (61.54%) Web Analytics
5 8 (61.54%) Web Design
6 6 (46.15%) User Experience
7 3 (23.08%) Strategic Thinking
7 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (23.08%) Games
7 3 (23.08%) Scrum
7 3 (23.08%) Axure RP
8 2 (15.38%) Project Management
8 2 (15.38%) Wireframes
9 1 (7.69%) Service Design
9 1 (7.69%) Workflow
9 1 (7.69%) iGaming
9 1 (7.69%) Social Media
9 1 (7.69%) OmniGraffle

Blog
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) OmniGraffle
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (23.08%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) User Researcher
2 5 (38.46%) Digital User Researcher
3 3 (23.08%) Architect
3 3 (23.08%) User Experience Architect
3 3 (23.08%) User Experience Researcher
4 1 (7.69%) Senior User Researcher
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (46.15%) User Experience
3 1 (7.69%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) Prototyping
3 9 (69.23%) Analytics
3 9 (69.23%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (61.54%) Market Research
4 8 (61.54%) Mentoring
4 8 (61.54%) Psychology
4 8 (61.54%) Usability Testing
4 8 (61.54%) Web Analytics
4 8 (61.54%) Web Design
5 3 (23.08%) Scrum
5 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (23.08%) Strategic Thinking
6 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 2 (15.38%) Wireframes
7 1 (7.69%) Service Design
7 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) Degree