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 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 64 63 75
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Contract jobs citing WordPress 2 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.27% 1.10% 0.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.65% 7.50% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 3
Median daily rate £275 £115 £125
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+139.13% -8.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £259 £251
% change year-on-year
+6.17% +3.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £120.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £75.00 -
% change year-on-year
-23.33% -
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
121 120 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 16.31% 14.65% 19.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 95 140
Median daily rate £365 £340 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.35% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £120 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £510 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 8
Median hourly rate £165.00 £80.63 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.65% +388.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.90 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -10.25%

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
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 3 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 Bristol region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) LAMP
2 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) CSS3
3 3 (50.00%) Backbone.js
3 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) Moodle
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) IIS
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) OOP
3 3 (50.00%) Adobe
3 3 (50.00%) CMS
3 3 (50.00%) Apache
4 2 (33.33%) XHTML
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Workflow
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) e-Learning
4 2 (33.33%) SCORM

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 3 (50.00%) Apache
1 3 (50.00%) CMS
1 3 (50.00%) IIS
1 3 (50.00%) Moodle
2 2 (33.33%) Drupal
2 2 (33.33%) nginx
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) Joomla!
3 1 (16.67%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Grunt
2 2 (33.33%) gulp
2 2 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Digital Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) CSS3
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) LAMP
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (50.00%) Backbone.js
3 3 (50.00%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (33.33%) LESS
4 2 (33.33%) Meteor
4 2 (33.33%) Node.js
4 2 (33.33%) PhoneGap
4 2 (33.33%) REST
4 2 (33.33%) Sass
4 2 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 2 (33.33%) XHTML
5 1 (16.67%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) e-Learning
1 2 (33.33%) SCORM
1 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) OOP
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Business Development
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OO PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) ActionScript
2 2 (33.33%) ActionScript 3.0
2 2 (33.33%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Zend