The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 98 96 84
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Contract jobs citing WordPress 5 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.33% 0.15% 0.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.81% 0.69% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 5
Median daily rate £225 £256 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% -6.81%
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.00 £10.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -61.90%
WordPress
West Yorkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
277 291 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 18.15% 21.41% 18.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 186 143
Median daily rate £425 £333 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.62% -4.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £458 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.72% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 5
Median hourly rate £9.00 £21.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.14% +68.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.91% +15.34%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

WordPress
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

WordPress Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

WordPress
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WordPress across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

WordPress Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

WordPress
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

WordPress Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 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 Leeds region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 18 (100.00%) HTML
2 14 (77.78%) Magento
3 12 (66.67%) CSS
3 12 (66.67%) PHP
4 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
5 10 (55.56%) Drupal
5 10 (55.56%) E-Commerce
6 8 (44.44%) Web Development
7 7 (38.89%) CSS3
7 7 (38.89%) HTML5
7 7 (38.89%) MySQL
8 6 (33.33%) Sass
8 6 (33.33%) LESS
9 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
9 4 (22.22%) Marketing
10 3 (16.67%) Front End Development
10 3 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (16.67%) CMS
11 2 (11.11%) Ajax
11 2 (11.11%) SEO
11 2 (11.11%) XML
11 2 (11.11%) Vagrant
11 2 (11.11%) Grunt
11 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (11.11%) nginx
11 2 (11.11%) Wireframes
12 1 (5.56%) AdWords
12 1 (5.56%) Memcached
12 1 (5.56%) Umbraco
12 1 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 10 (55.56%) Drupal
2 3 (16.67%) CMS
3 2 (11.11%) nginx
4 1 (5.56%) Joomla!
4 1 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (5.56%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 14 (77.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) AdWords
1 1 (5.56%) Google Analytics
1 1 (5.56%) Sage Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) Grunt
2 2 (11.11%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (22.22%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) HTML Developer
2 8 (44.44%) Magento Developer
2 8 (44.44%) WordPress Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Drupal Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 3 (16.67%) PHP Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (11.11%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Graduate
6 1 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Graduate IT Support
6 1 (5.56%) IT Graduate
6 1 (5.56%) IT Support
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) MySQL Developer
6 1 (5.56%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) HTML
2 12 (66.67%) CSS
3 7 (38.89%) CSS3
3 7 (38.89%) HTML5
4 6 (33.33%) LESS
4 6 (33.33%) Sass
5 3 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (11.11%) Ajax
6 2 (11.11%) XML
7 1 (5.56%) .NET
7 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
7 1 (5.56%) jQuery
7 1 (5.56%) Memcached
7 1 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
1 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) E-Commerce
2 8 (44.44%) Web Development
3 3 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.11%) SEO
4 2 (11.11%) Wireframes
5 1 (5.56%) Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (5.56%) OO
5 1 (5.56%) OO PHP
5 1 (5.56%) OOP
5 1 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) PHP
2 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) C
3 1 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) C++
3 1 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Citrix
1 1 (5.56%) Google
1 1 (5.56%) Sitecore
1 1 (5.56%) VMware
1 1 (5.56%) WorldPay
1 1 (5.56%) Zend