The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank - 74 84
Contract jobs citing WordPress 0 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.77% 0.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 4.17% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 5
Median daily rate - £290 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -22.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £250 £263
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.00 £10.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -66.66%
WordPress
Scotland

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

Application Platforms Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
259 264 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.57% 18.41% 19.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 132 159
Median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £197 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £494 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +20.58%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

WordPress
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

WordPress Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

WordPress
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) Flash
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) CMS
1 2 (50.00%) e-Learning
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (50.00%) InDesign
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Graphic Design
1 2 (50.00%) Drupal
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Edge Animate
1 2 (50.00%) Content Development
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (50.00%) CMS
1 2 (50.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (50.00%) Edge Animate
1 2 (50.00%) InDesign
1 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Interactive Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
1 2 (50.00%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) Flash
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) e-Learning
1 2 (50.00%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Content Development
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe