The first table below looks at the demand for WordPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Coventry region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank - 29 40
Contract jobs citing WordPress 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry - 1.22% 0.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 9.38% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- - £130
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £235 £275
% change year-on-year
+10.63% -14.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £17.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+71.42% -44.44%
Application Platforms Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
62 32 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 16.76% 13.01% 20.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 8 36
Average daily rate £400 £303 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.23% -27.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £231 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £448 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +73.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
WordPress
West Midlands

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WordPress across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

WordPress
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

WordPress Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

WordPress
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Sony
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 (100.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Sony