The table below looks at the statistics 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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank - 39 39
Contract jobs citing WordPress 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry - 0.60% 0.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 2.44% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate - £163 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -40.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £244 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.00 £10.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -37.50%
WordPress
West Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
69 82 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 18.06% 24.70% 20.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 53 38
Average daily rate £388 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 4
Average hourly rate £11.75 £37.80 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.91% +160.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +12.13%

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 3 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) CSS

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP