The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WordPress
South East / Berkshire
Rank 106 118 112
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Contract jobs citing WordPress 1 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.052% 0.21% 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.33% 1.42% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 5
Median daily rate £450 £225 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -18.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £270 £294 £253
% change year-on-year
-8.08% +16.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%

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

Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
306 351 361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.77% 14.45% 14.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 192 189
Median daily rate £450 £350 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £483 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 15 8
Median hourly rate £12.00 £22.25 £13.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.06% +63.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing WordPress as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

WordPress
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

WordPress Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

WordPress
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WordPress across the Berkshire region.

WordPress Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

WordPress
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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
Slough +9 1 £450 -
WordPress
South East

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) HTML5
2 5 (62.50%) User Experience
2 5 (62.50%) Web Development
3 4 (50.00%) PHP
3 4 (50.00%) CSS3
3 4 (50.00%) Front End Development
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) Python
5 2 (25.00%) SEO
5 2 (25.00%) Marketing
5 2 (25.00%) Django
5 2 (25.00%) Wireframes
6 1 (12.50%) Compass CSS Framework
6 1 (12.50%) Mocha
6 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (12.50%) jQuery
6 1 (12.50%) UX Design
6 1 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) JSON
6 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (12.50%) Twitter
6 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (12.50%) Jasmine
6 1 (12.50%) GitHub
6 1 (12.50%) Sass
6 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 1 (12.50%) Grunt
6 1 (12.50%) Mentoring

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (12.50%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) FTP
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Grunt
1 1 (12.50%) Jasmine
1 1 (12.50%) Mocha
General
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (25.00%) Python Developer
3 2 (25.00%) UI Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) HTML Developer
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (12.50%) UI/UX Developer
4 1 (12.50%) UX Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Web UI Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Website Developer
4 1 (12.50%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) HTML5
2 4 (50.00%) CSS3
3 2 (25.00%) Django
4 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (12.50%) Compass CSS Framework
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) JSON
4 1 (12.50%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Web Development
2 4 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (25.00%) SEO
3 2 (25.00%) Wireframes
4 1 (12.50%) Content Management
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) UX Design
4 1 (12.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) PHP
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Twitter