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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 85 79 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing WordPress 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.44% 0.084% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.34% 0.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £275 £235
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £14.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+151.72% -17.14%
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
256 206 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 18.66% 17.25% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 116 64
Average daily rate £375 £350 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +14.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 5
Average hourly rate £12.00 £16.14 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.65% -23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £16.14 £15.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.18 £16.39 £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 3 £300 - 1
Buckingham - 2 £300 - 1
Marlow -3 1 £330 -
WordPress
South East

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 8 (88.89%) HTML
1 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 7 (77.78%) PHP
3 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (66.67%) MySQL
4 4 (44.44%) jQuery
5 3 (33.33%) Marketing
5 3 (33.33%) Drupal
5 3 (33.33%) HTML5
5 3 (33.33%) CSS3
6 2 (22.22%) Laravel
6 2 (22.22%) GitHub
6 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) Advertising
6 2 (22.22%) Subversion
7 1 (11.11%) Content Management
7 1 (11.11%) CMS
7 1 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (11.11%) SEO
7 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 1 (11.11%) Project Management
7 1 (11.11%) Blog
7 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (11.11%) User Experience
7 1 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Compatibility Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 3 (33.33%) Drupal
2 1 (11.11%) Umbraco
2 1 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (22.22%) PHP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Editor
4 1 (11.11%) Copywriter
4 1 (11.11%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
1 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) jQuery
3 3 (33.33%) HTML5
3 3 (33.33%) CSS3
4 2 (22.22%) Laravel
5 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Blog
1 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Compatibility Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
2 1 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) SEO
2 1 (11.11%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) PHP
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft