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 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 37 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WordPress 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.35% - 0.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.17% - 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £285 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.00 £10.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -56.52%
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
46 41 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 16.25% 11.85% 15.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 25 20
Median daily rate £285 £375 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +7.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £205 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £450 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 5
Median hourly rate £12.25 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.76 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £29.00 £21.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.19 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-13.30% +12.13%

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
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

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

1 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Magento
1 2 (66.67%) Grunt
1 2 (66.67%) gulp
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) e-Learning

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 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Magento
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Grunt
1 2 (66.67%) gulp
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) WordPress Developer
3 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PHP