The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 76 88 77
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Contract jobs citing WordPress 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.10% 0.085% 0.097%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.55% 0.44% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £253 £250
% change year-on-year
+18.81% +1.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +3.44%
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
181 225 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 18.64% 19.17% 17.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 125 84
Average daily rate £390 £349 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.83% -8.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £231 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 7
Average hourly rate £16.14 £14.50 £15.03
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.31% -3.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.24 £14.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.77 £14.50 £15.66
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WordPress across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing WordPress also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WordPress.

1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (50.00%) InDesign
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Magento
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing WordPress also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WordPress. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (50.00%) InDesign
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Graphic Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe