Period
to 2 June 2020

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 2 June 2020 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
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 115 173 185
Rank change year-on-year +58 +12 +2
Contract jobs citing Blog 6 17 22
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.29% 0.38% 0.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.00% 1.37% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 19
Median daily rate £431 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.41% - +31.78%
10th Percentile £405 £400 £263
90th Percentile £488 £549 £501
England median daily rate £628 £468 £450
% change year-on-year +34.22% +3.89% -8.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £22.33 -

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 603 1,242 1,390
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 29.33% 27.80% 28.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 775 908
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £248 £232 £263
90th Percentile £600 £563 £549
England median daily rate £475 £475 £470
% change year-on-year - +1.06% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 98 49
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.86 £17.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.80% -3.82% +34.85%
10th Percentile £11.19 £10.67 £9.81
90th Percentile £34.25 £31.25 £46.40
Median hourly rate £27.50 £20.86 £22.50
% change year-on-year +31.86% -7.31% +15.38%

Blog
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Blog in Yorkshire

Blog
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Blog in Yorkshire.

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 2 June 2020. 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
South Yorkshire +31 4 £405 -10.00%
West Yorkshire - 1 £457 -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Blog
England

For the 6 months to 2 June 2020, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Blog.

1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Web Development
1 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (50.00%) RESTful
1 3 (50.00%) Open Source
1 3 (50.00%) GitHub
1 3 (50.00%) Sass
1 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (50.00%) Jasmine
1 3 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 3 (50.00%) TypeScript
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps
1 3 (50.00%) RxJS
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio Code
1 3 (50.00%) NgRx
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Decision-Making
2 2 (33.33%) Service Design
2 2 (33.33%) Angular 2
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) IIS
2 2 (33.33%) Publishing

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Jasmine
1 3 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio Code
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (33.33%) Publishing
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
2 2 (33.33%) User Researcher
3 1 (16.67%) Angular Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Digital User Researcher
3 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) NgRx
1 3 (50.00%) RESTful
1 3 (50.00%) RxJS
1 3 (50.00%) Sass
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) Angular 2
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) Swagger
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps
1 3 (50.00%) Open Source
1 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Decision-Making
2 2 (33.33%) Service Design
2 2 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) API Testing
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) MuleSoft