The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 65 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing WordPress 6 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.66% 0.57% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.77% 4.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 0
Median daily rate £275 £100 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+175.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £255 £275
% change year-on-year
+7.84% -7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £36.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-58.90% +151.72%
WordPress
South West

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

Application Platforms Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
159 117 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 17.49% 13.34% 19.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 96 128
Median daily rate £363 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 8
Median hourly rate £20.00 £100.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.00% +506.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.25 £100.00 £13.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £100.00 £37.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +27.14%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

WordPress
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

WordPress Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

WordPress
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WordPress across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

WordPress Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

WordPress
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

WordPress Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Bristol region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 10 (90.91%) HTML
2 9 (81.82%) PHP
3 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 8 (72.73%) CSS
4 6 (54.55%) MySQL
5 5 (45.45%) Linux
5 5 (45.45%) CMS
5 5 (45.45%) LAMP
5 5 (45.45%) HTML5
5 5 (45.45%) CSS3
6 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
6 4 (36.36%) Drupal
6 4 (36.36%) Apache
6 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
6 4 (36.36%) XML
7 3 (27.27%) .NET
7 3 (27.27%) IIS
7 3 (27.27%) OOP
7 3 (27.27%) Windows
7 3 (27.27%) Adobe
7 3 (27.27%) Social Media
7 3 (27.27%) Moodle
7 3 (27.27%) Web Development
7 3 (27.27%) Backbone.js
7 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
8 2 (18.18%) Grunt
8 2 (18.18%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 2 (18.18%) Sass
8 2 (18.18%) LESS
8 2 (18.18%) Adobe Creative Suite

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 5 (45.45%) CMS
2 4 (36.36%) Apache
2 4 (36.36%) Drupal
3 3 (27.27%) IIS
3 3 (27.27%) Moodle
4 2 (18.18%) Joomla!
4 2 (18.18%) nginx
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
5 1 (9.09%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Extranet
1 1 (9.09%) Network Security
1 1 (9.09%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Grunt
2 2 (18.18%) gulp
2 2 (18.18%) Subversion
3 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket
3 1 (9.09%) PHPUnit
General
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) PHP Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Communications Officer
4 2 (18.18%) Digital Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) CSS3
3 5 (45.45%) HTML5
3 5 (45.45%) LAMP
4 4 (36.36%) XML
5 3 (27.27%) .NET
5 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
5 3 (27.27%) Backbone.js
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 2 (18.18%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (18.18%) LESS
6 2 (18.18%) Meteor
6 2 (18.18%) Node.js
6 2 (18.18%) PhoneGap
6 2 (18.18%) REST
6 2 (18.18%) Sass
6 2 (18.18%) Symfony
6 2 (18.18%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 2 (18.18%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Social Media
2 2 (18.18%) e-Learning
2 2 (18.18%) SCORM
2 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
3 1 (9.09%) Blog
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) OOP
1 3 (27.27%) Web Development
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
2 2 (18.18%) Open Source
2 2 (18.18%) Scrum
2 2 (18.18%) Workflow
3 1 (9.09%) Content Management
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) Global Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile First
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) OO PHP
3 1 (9.09%) SEO
3 1 (9.09%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) PHP
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) ActionScript
3 2 (18.18%) ActionScript 3.0
3 2 (18.18%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Adobe
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Zend
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle