The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 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 Bedfordshire 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 48 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WordPress 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.22% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.27% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £225 £263
% change year-on-year
+15.55% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £31.25 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -0.79%
Application Platforms Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
44 31 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 9.82% 15.66% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 19 26
Average daily rate £278 £275 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.90% -26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £193 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -
WordPress
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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

WordPress
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

WordPress
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Drupal
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) PHP5
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Social Media
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 2 (100.00%) Drupal
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) PHP5