The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 75 60 62
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Contract jobs citing WordPress 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.12% 0.45% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.63% 2.50% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £325 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £225 £250
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £31.75
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -44.88%
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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
158 120 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 18.61% 18.18% 12.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 63 53
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
Average hourly rate £14.75 £11.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.09% -37.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.75 £18.80 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WordPress across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

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Top 23 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) Zend
1 1 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (50.00%) Drupal
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Magento
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Lync
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) GitHub
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

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Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Drupal
1 1 (50.00%) Lync
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (50.00%) PHP Magento Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Zend