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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank - - 31
Contract jobs citing WordPress 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - 0.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £189
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £251 £250
% change year-on-year
+14.42% +0.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
44 77 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.02% 20.21% 13.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 55 24
Average daily rate £375 £425 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +28.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 5
Average hourly rate £42.50 £17.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.85% +12.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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