The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WordPress 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.36% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.70% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £265 £263 £253
% change year-on-year
+0.95% +3.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
+64.28% -
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
27 27 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 9.85% 8.91% 25.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 85
Median daily rate £388 £450 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +26.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £350 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £570 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -11.39%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing WordPress as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 13 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WordPress 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal
2 1 (33.33%) PHP 5
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Sass
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Drupal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Content Editor
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Sass
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) PHP 5