The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames 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 10 - 6
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WordPress 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 4.69% - 6.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.29% - 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate
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£406 - £319
90% offered a daily rate of more than £391 - £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 - £324
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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London

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

Application Platforms Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
21 29 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 32.81% 45.31% 29.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 6
Average daily rate £275 £400 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +25.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £348 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £410 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £20.25
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 Kingston Upon Thames

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

WordPress
Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

WordPress Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 6 (66.67%) HTML
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 6 (66.67%) CSS
1 6 (66.67%) HTML5
2 5 (55.56%) CSS3
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Ajax
2 5 (55.56%) JSON
2 5 (55.56%) jQuery
2 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
3 4 (44.44%) XHTML
3 4 (44.44%) Photoshop
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (33.33%) Web Development
4 3 (33.33%) Migration
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) Apache
4 3 (33.33%) MySQL
4 3 (33.33%) Eclipse
4 3 (33.33%) Magento
4 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 3 (33.33%) User Experience
5 2 (22.22%) PHP
6 1 (11.11%) LAMP
6 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (11.11%) CentOS
6 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
6 1 (11.11%) QA
6 1 (11.11%) .NET

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Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 3 (33.33%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Photoshop
1 4 (44.44%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Magento
2 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Linux Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
1 6 (66.67%) CSS
1 6 (66.67%) HTML5
2 5 (55.56%) CSS3
2 5 (55.56%) Ajax
2 5 (55.56%) JSON
2 5 (55.56%) jQuery
3 4 (44.44%) XHTML
4 1 (11.11%) LAMP
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 3 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
3 1 (11.11%) Coaching
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) SAP
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
1 1 (11.11%) JD Edwards