The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 29 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 27 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WordPress 5 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.46% - 1.99%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.86% - 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Average daily rate
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£275 - £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £253 £238 £243
% change year-on-year
+6.31% -2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £29.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -10.76%
WordPress
Surrey

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

Application Platforms Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
28 26 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 13.79% 20.31% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 10
Average daily rate £300 £300 £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £186 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £450 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.41 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WordPress across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

WordPress
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

WordPress Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

WordPress
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WordPress across the Guildford region.

WordPress Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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Top 20 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) Drupal
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) Email Marketing
3 3 (60.00%) CMS
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) B2B
3 3 (60.00%) B2C
3 3 (60.00%) Digital Media
3 3 (60.00%) Grunt
3 3 (60.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (20.00%) Magento
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 4 (80.00%) Drupal
2 3 (60.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Grunt
General
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) WordPress Developer
2 3 (60.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (60.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) B2B
1 3 (60.00%) B2C
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript