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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 99 105 81
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -24
Contract jobs citing WordPress 9 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.61% 0.065% 0.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.23% 0.37% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 6
Median daily rate £323 £263 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £263 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £263 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £239 £275
% change year-on-year
+19.37% -13.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £11.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -61.66%
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
213 273 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 14.37% 17.87% 16.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 173 113
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £492 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 5
Median hourly rate £14.50 £9.50 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.63% -28.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% +23.52%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 19 (100.00%) HTML
2 16 (84.21%) CSS
3 11 (57.89%) PHP
3 11 (57.89%) HTML5
4 10 (52.63%) Magento
4 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
5 8 (42.11%) MySQL
6 7 (36.84%) E-Commerce
6 7 (36.84%) Web Development
7 6 (31.58%) Drupal
7 6 (31.58%) CSS3
7 6 (31.58%) XML
7 6 (31.58%) Wireframes
8 5 (26.32%) Open Source
8 5 (26.32%) RSS
8 5 (26.32%) Linux
9 4 (21.05%) LAMP
9 4 (21.05%) XSLT
9 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
9 4 (21.05%) Google Maps API
9 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (21.05%) Google
9 4 (21.05%) Front End Development
9 4 (21.05%) Mobile Optimisation
9 4 (21.05%) Sass
9 4 (21.05%) LESS
10 3 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (15.79%) Marketing
10 3 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (10.53%) 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 6 (31.58%) Drupal
2 2 (10.53%) CMS
2 2 (10.53%) Joomla!
3 1 (5.26%) nginx
3 1 (5.26%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (5.26%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Sage Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.26%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Grunt
2 1 (5.26%) Subversion
2 1 (5.26%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (15.79%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) WordPress Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Web Developer
4 5 (26.32%) HTML Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Magento Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Drupal Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (15.79%) PHP Developer
7 2 (10.53%) HTML CSS Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Graduate Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Graduate IT Support
8 1 (5.26%) IT Graduate
8 1 (5.26%) IT Support
8 1 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Junior Developer
8 1 (5.26%) MySQL Developer
8 1 (5.26%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering Graduate
8 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) HTML
2 16 (84.21%) CSS
3 11 (57.89%) HTML5
4 6 (31.58%) CSS3
4 6 (31.58%) XML
5 5 (26.32%) RSS
6 4 (21.05%) Google Maps API
6 4 (21.05%) LAMP
6 4 (21.05%) LESS
6 4 (21.05%) Sass
6 4 (21.05%) XSLT
7 3 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (10.53%) .NET
8 2 (10.53%) Ajax
8 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
8 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
8 2 (10.53%) jQuery
9 1 (5.26%) Memcached
9 1 (5.26%) Node.js
9 1 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) E-Commerce
1 7 (36.84%) Web Development
2 6 (31.58%) Wireframes
3 5 (26.32%) Open Source
4 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) Front End Development
4 4 (21.05%) Mobile Optimisation
5 3 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (5.26%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) PHP
2 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) C
4 1 (5.26%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) C++
4 1 (5.26%) Python
4 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Google
2 1 (5.26%) Citrix
2 1 (5.26%) Sitecore
2 1 (5.26%) VMware
2 1 (5.26%) WorldPay