The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WordPress
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 37 54 56
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +2
Contract jobs citing WordPress 13 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.56% 0.33% 0.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.67% 2.33% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
Median daily rate £225 £200 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £300 £250
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
78 86 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 15.35% 14.17% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 42 55
Median daily rate £450 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £188 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 21
Median hourly rate £11.25 £16.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.81% -21.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

WordPress
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

WordPress Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

WordPress
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +9 1 - - 1
Huntingdon - 1 £300 -
Peterborough - 1 £250 - 1
WordPress
East of England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 13 (86.67%) E-Commerce
2 12 (80.00%) PHP
3 11 (73.33%) HTML
3 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
3 11 (73.33%) CSS
4 10 (66.67%) .NET
4 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (66.67%) HTML5
4 10 (66.67%) CSS3
5 9 (60.00%) Adobe
6 7 (46.67%) TDD
6 7 (46.67%) jQuery
7 4 (26.67%) Front End Development
7 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (26.67%) Web Development
8 3 (20.00%) gulp
8 3 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 3 (20.00%) Sass
9 2 (13.33%) Magento
9 2 (13.33%) Node.js
9 2 (13.33%) CMS
9 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
9 2 (13.33%) Python
10 1 (6.67%) C#
10 1 (6.67%) Retail
10 1 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
10 1 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (6.67%) Sitecore
10 1 (6.67%) Umbraco

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 2 (13.33%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) Drupal
2 1 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (6.67%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
1 1 (6.67%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (20.00%) gulp
2 1 (6.67%) Bitbucket
2 1 (6.67%) Grunt
General
1 1 (6.67%) Games
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) HTML CSS Developer
2 7 (46.67%) HTML Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 3 (20.00%) WordPress Developer
5 2 (13.33%) PHP Developer
5 2 (13.33%) UI Developer
5 2 (13.33%) UI Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
6 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Magento Developer
6 1 (6.67%) PHP Magento Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) CSS
1 11 (73.33%) HTML
2 10 (66.67%) .NET
2 10 (66.67%) CSS3
2 10 (66.67%) HTML5
3 7 (46.67%) jQuery
4 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (20.00%) Sass
5 3 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
6 2 (13.33%) Node.js
7 1 (6.67%) LESS
7 1 (6.67%) React
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) E-Commerce
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) TDD
4 4 (26.67%) Front End Development
4 4 (26.67%) Web Development
5 1 (6.67%) Infographics
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) PHP
2 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Adobe
2 1 (6.67%) Sitecore