The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 71 85 81
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Contract jobs citing WordPress 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.25% 0.21% 0.084%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.32% 1.13% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £263 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £250 £270
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%
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 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 Buckinghamshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
152 265 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 18.63% 18.75% 15.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 135 101
Median daily rate £400 £400 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £257 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.42% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 4
Median hourly rate £15.25 £12.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.08% -25.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £9.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.30 £16.25 £16.32
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.71%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

WordPress
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

WordPress Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) PHP
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) CSS3
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) LAMP
4 1 (16.67%) Fit Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) SEO
4 1 (16.67%) Advertising
4 1 (16.67%) CMS
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) Sage
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) Drupal
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
4 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (16.67%) Sass
4 1 (16.67%) LESS
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) Magento

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) Drupal
1 1 (16.67%) ExpressionEngine
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 2 (33.33%) WordPress Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) CMS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (16.67%) HTML Developer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior WordPress Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Software Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Web Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (33.33%) CSS3
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) LAMP
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) LESS
4 1 (16.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Fit Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
2 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Sage