The first table below looks at the demand for WordPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Bedford region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WordPress 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 1.32% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £225 £275
% change year-on-year
+15.55% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £24.38 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -22.61%
Application Platforms Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
12 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 15.79% 11.63% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 2
Average daily rate £210 £250 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% -39.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
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Bedfordshire

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WordPress across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

WordPress
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WordPress across the Bedford region.

WordPress Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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Top 7 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing WordPress also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WordPress.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Drupal
1 1 (100.00%) PHP5

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Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing WordPress also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WordPress. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Drupal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) PHP5