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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 39 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WordPress 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.29% - 0.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.00% - 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £145 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £238 £260
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -8.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £36.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-64.38% +21.66%
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
50 39 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 14.45% 10.18% 11.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 31 41
Median daily rate £413 £300 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £130 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £35.50 £42.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.47% +286.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.15 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.41% +28.15%

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
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 1 £145 -
WordPress
East of England