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 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 86 77 68
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -9
Contract jobs citing WordPress 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.15% 0.29% 0.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.87% 2.03% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£305 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.15% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £238 £235
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £29.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -10.76%
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
229 148 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.60% 14.15% 15.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 73 44
Average daily rate £349 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 7
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -7.89%

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 22 December 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -12 2 £305 - 1
High Wycombe - - - -
WordPress
South East

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Joomla!
2 2 (66.67%) Drupal
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) ActionScript
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) Flash
3 1 (33.33%) RSS
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) XML-RPC
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) CMS
1 2 (66.67%) Joomla!
1 2 (66.67%) Drupal
2 1 (33.33%) Confluence
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Yii
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Flash
3 1 (33.33%) RSS
3 1 (33.33%) XML-RPC
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) ActionScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP5
2 1 (33.33%) PHP4
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) cPanel
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Rackspace