The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 41 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WordPress 4 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.35% - 3.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.33% - 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 9
Median daily rate £270 - £210
UK excluding London median daily rate £273 £261 £253
% change year-on-year
+4.50% +3.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
+64.28% -
WordPress
East Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
30 48 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 10.14% 20.96% 18.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 25 30
Median daily rate £375 £150 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -47.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £110 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 7
Median hourly rate £20.00 £13.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% -43.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.90 £17.50 £19.44
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -9.97%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

WordPress
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

WordPress Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

WordPress
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 1 £270 -
WordPress
East Midlands

WordPress
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 3 (75.00%) PHP
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe
3 1 (25.00%) Magento
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) e-Learning
3 1 (25.00%) SCORM

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (25.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (50.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 2 (50.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (25.00%) AWS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Designer
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Photoshop Designer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) UI Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) e-Learning
1 1 (25.00%) SCORM
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe