The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 70 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing WordPress 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.36% 0.26% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.69% 1.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £323 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.03% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £235 £275
% change year-on-year
+17.02% -14.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +25.00%
WordPress
East of England

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
177 112 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 21.40% 14.62% 21.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 40 54
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £198 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £515 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 12 11
Average hourly rate £21.00 £37.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.35 £9.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £41.95 £38.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WordPress across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 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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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
Cambridge -6 3 £400 +6.66% 1
Huntingdon - - - -
Peterborough - - - - 2
St Neots - - - -
WordPress
East of England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Progressive Enhancement
2 2 (66.67%) Shopify
2 2 (66.67%) Graceful Degradation
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Graphic Design
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Zend
3 1 (33.33%) Zend Framework
3 1 (33.33%) CakePHP
3 1 (33.33%) XML-RPC
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Process Management
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Zen Cart
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Ext JS

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Shopify
2 1 (33.33%) osCommerce
2 1 (33.33%) Magento
2 1 (33.33%) Zen Cart
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) HTML Developer
2 2 (66.67%) CSS Developer
2 2 (66.67%) WordPress Developer
3 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XML-RPC
3 1 (33.33%) Zend Framework
3 1 (33.33%) CakePHP
3 1 (33.33%) Ext JS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Graphic Design
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Progressive Enhancement
2 2 (66.67%) Graceful Degradation
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Zend
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