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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 39 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WordPress 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.29% - 1.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.37% - 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£238 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £239 £260 £235
% change year-on-year
-8.17% +10.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £26.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+39.04% +50.00%
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
73 59 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 21.22% 16.03% 13.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 41 8
Average daily rate £354 £400 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.43% +32.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £463 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 3
Average hourly rate £19.57 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.82% -12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

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 19 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Magento
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) LESS
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Semantic HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (33.33%) PHP Magento Developer
3 1 (33.33%) WordPress Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Magento Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 1 (33.33%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) LESS
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Semantic HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PHP