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 11 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 103 110 122
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +12
Contract jobs citing WordPress 5 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.25% 0.24% 0.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.73% 1.73% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 4
Median daily rate £175 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +27.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £265 £265 £251
% change year-on-year
- +5.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
+64.28% -
WordPress
South East

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
289 347 393
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.46% 13.64% 14.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 189 214
Median daily rate £450 £383 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £524 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 9
Median hourly rate £19.63 £26.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.94% -29.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.40 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £45.00 £148.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -9.70%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WordPress across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

WordPress Daily Rate Histogram 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 11 December 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
Reading +1 3 £133 - 1
Newbury - 2 £325 -
WordPress
South East

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 9 (81.82%) HTML
1 9 (81.82%) CSS
2 8 (72.73%) HTML5
3 7 (63.64%) PHP
4 6 (54.55%) Web Development
5 5 (45.45%) CSS3
5 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
5 5 (45.45%) Front End Development
6 4 (36.36%) User Experience
6 4 (36.36%) jQuery
7 3 (27.27%) GitHub
7 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
8 2 (18.18%) Grunt
8 2 (18.18%) Sass
8 2 (18.18%) Digital Media
8 2 (18.18%) Django
8 2 (18.18%) JSON
8 2 (18.18%) Python
8 2 (18.18%) Marketing
8 2 (18.18%) CMS
9 1 (9.09%) TDD
9 1 (9.09%) SEO
9 1 (9.09%) FTP
9 1 (9.09%) Internet
9 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
9 1 (9.09%) Degree
9 1 (9.09%) Jasmine
9 1 (9.09%) Mocha
9 1 (9.09%) Wireframes
9 1 (9.09%) Compass CSS Framework

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 2 (18.18%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) FTP
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Grunt
2 1 (9.09%) Jasmine
2 1 (9.09%) Mocha
General
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (18.18%) Python Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Web Developer
3 2 (18.18%) WordPress Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) UI Developer
4 1 (9.09%) UI/UX Developer
4 1 (9.09%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) CSS
1 9 (81.82%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) HTML5
3 5 (45.45%) CSS3
4 4 (36.36%) jQuery
5 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
6 2 (18.18%) Django
6 2 (18.18%) JSON
6 2 (18.18%) Sass
7 1 (9.09%) Compass CSS Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) User Experience
2 2 (18.18%) Digital Media
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Web Development
2 5 (45.45%) Front End Development
3 1 (9.09%) SEO
3 1 (9.09%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) PHP
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree