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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WordPress
Rank 87 82 90
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Contract jobs citing WordPress 2 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.18% 0.92% 0.086%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.93% 5.14% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 0
Median daily rate £328 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.16% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £273 £300 £250
% change year-on-year
-9.16% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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
215 253 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 19.42% 17.94% 18.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 175 142
Median daily rate £410 £413 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £394 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.52% +5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.62% +79.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% -

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
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 23 February 2017, 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 5 (83.33%) PHP
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) MySQL
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) Open Source
4 2 (33.33%) User Experience
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) Rackspace
4 2 (33.33%) Wireframes
4 2 (33.33%) Mobile Optimisation
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) Google Maps API
4 2 (33.33%) WAMP
4 2 (33.33%) Magento
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Google
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) LAMP
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) XSLT
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) RSS
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
5 1 (16.67%) Adobe
5 1 (16.67%) Web Design

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 1 (16.67%) concrete5
1 1 (16.67%) Drupal
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) WordPress Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Magento Developer
3 2 (33.33%) PHP Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Designer
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (16.67%) PHP Magento Developer
4 1 (16.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (16.67%) UX Designer
4 1 (16.67%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) Google Maps API
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) LAMP
3 2 (33.33%) RSS
3 2 (33.33%) WAMP
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) XSLT
4 1 (16.67%) Laravel
4 1 (16.67%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile Optimisation
2 2 (33.33%) Wireframes
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (16.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Google
1 2 (33.33%) Rackspace
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe
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