The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 65 69 65
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing WordPress 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.15% 0.23% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.95% 1.31% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £100 £175 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% -46.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £235 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
-6.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.00 £10.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -56.52%
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 Glasgow region.

Application Platforms Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
105 153 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 15.79% 17.29% 16.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 84 65
Median daily rate £336 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 1
Median hourly rate - £21.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +26.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

WordPress
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

WordPress Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

WordPress
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP