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 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 142 141
Contract jobs citing Blog 0 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire - 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.33% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £389 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £338 £401
% change year-on-year +30.37% -15.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £59.31 -
% change year-on-year -62.90% -  

Blog is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 619 913 868
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 31.14% 32.43% 29.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 592 582
Median daily rate £400 £423 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.32% +20.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £565 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 18 34
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.44% -23.68%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.92 £11.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £19.40 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £18.69
% change year-on-year +11.11% +20.38%  

Blog
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing Blog as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 2 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
1 2 (100.00%) Content Development
1 2 (100.00%) Social Media
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Copywriting

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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Copywriter
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Copywriter
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) Social Media
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Content Development
1 2 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Copywriting
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories