The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 51 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WordPress 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.21% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.47% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £235 £270
% change year-on-year
+17.02% -12.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £16.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-13.43% +19.64%
WordPress
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
68 31 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 14.08% 11.52% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 18 35
Average daily rate £400 £275 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £175 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £313 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £16.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.52 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.48% -2.55%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

WordPress Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - - - - 2
Dunstable - - - -
WordPress
East of England

WordPress
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Drupal
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) PHP5
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Social Media
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing

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Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 3 (100.00%) Drupal
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Social Media
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) PHP5