The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WordPress
England / London
Rank 349 320 346
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +26
Contract jobs citing WordPress 58 96 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.46% 0.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.53% 2.74% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 65 50
Median daily rate £325 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £222 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £450 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £270 £300 £250
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +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 London region.

Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
3780 3509 3822
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 19.56% 16.63% 18.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2627 2400 2630
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 53 73
Median hourly rate £22.17 £24.23 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.51% +10.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £51.75 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +2.70%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in London

WordPress
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

WordPress Daily Rate Trend in London

WordPress
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WordPress across the London region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

WordPress Daily Rate Histogram in London

WordPress
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

WordPress Hourly Rate Trend in London

WordPress
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the London region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
City of London -6 8 £213 -34.61% 7
Canary Wharf - 1 £260 -
WordPress
England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 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 London region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 110 (68.32%) HTML
2 105 (65.22%) PHP
3 97 (60.25%) CSS
4 96 (59.63%) JavaScript
5 41 (25.47%) CMS
5 41 (25.47%) Web Development
6 32 (19.88%) HTML5
7 31 (19.25%) jQuery
8 26 (16.15%) Git (software)
9 25 (15.53%) Front End Development
10 24 (14.91%) CSS3
10 24 (14.91%) Degree
11 23 (14.29%) MySQL
11 23 (14.29%) Marketing
12 22 (13.66%) Drupal
12 22 (13.66%) AngularJS
13 20 (12.42%) Content Management
14 19 (11.80%) LAMP
15 18 (11.18%) Agile Software Development
15 18 (11.18%) MVC
15 18 (11.18%) REST
15 18 (11.18%) Laravel
16 17 (10.56%) OO
17 16 (9.94%) Linux
18 15 (9.32%) SEO
18 15 (9.32%) Sass
19 14 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
19 14 (8.70%) Adobe
20 13 (8.07%) User Experience
21 12 (7.45%) Publishing

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 41 (25.47%) CMS
2 22 (13.66%) Drupal
3 11 (6.83%) Umbraco
4 4 (2.48%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.86%) IIS
6 2 (1.24%) Apache
6 2 (1.24%) eZ Publish
6 2 (1.24%) Joomla!
6 2 (1.24%) Magnolia
6 2 (1.24%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.62%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.62%) concrete5
7 1 (0.62%) Confluence
7 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.62%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.62%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (6.83%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (1.86%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.86%) MS Office
4 2 (1.24%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.62%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.62%) GIMP
5 1 (0.62%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 8 (4.97%) Magento
2 5 (3.11%) SAP CRM
2 5 (3.11%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (1.24%) Shopify
4 1 (0.62%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (6.21%) Google Analytics
3 8 (4.97%) GitHub
4 7 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (2.48%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (2.48%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.24%) MailChimp
6 2 (1.24%) Trello
7 1 (0.62%) AdWords
7 1 (0.62%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.86%) Intranet
2 2 (1.24%) SSH
3 1 (0.62%) Internet
3 1 (0.62%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (14.29%) MySQL
2 9 (5.59%) SQL Server
3 8 (4.97%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.62%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.62%) GIS
4 1 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.62%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 26 (16.15%) Git (software)
2 8 (4.97%) Jenkins
3 7 (4.35%) Dreamweaver
4 6 (3.73%) Subversion
5 4 (2.48%) Artifactory
5 4 (2.48%) Maven
6 3 (1.86%) GitLab
6 3 (1.86%) Grunt
6 3 (1.86%) gulp
6 3 (1.86%) Vagrant
7 2 (1.24%) Bower
7 2 (1.24%) JIRA
7 2 (1.24%) webpack
8 1 (0.62%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.62%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.62%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.62%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.62%) Selenium
8 1 (0.62%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.62%) WebDriver
General
1 23 (14.29%) Marketing
2 12 (7.45%) Publishing
3 8 (4.97%) Finance
4 3 (1.86%) Legal
5 2 (1.24%) Banking
5 2 (1.24%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.62%) Back Office
6 1 (0.62%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.62%) Law
6 1 (0.62%) Local Government
6 1 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.62%) Retail
Job Titles
1 123 (76.40%) Developer
2 42 (26.09%) PHP Developer
3 40 (24.84%) WordPress Developer
4 20 (12.42%) Full Stack Developer
5 17 (10.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 13 (8.07%) JavaScript Developer
6 13 (8.07%) Web Developer
7 11 (6.83%) Analyst
8 9 (5.59%) Support Analyst
9 7 (4.35%) HTML Developer
10 6 (3.73%) Project Manager
10 6 (3.73%) Senior Developer
10 6 (3.73%) Technical Analyst
10 6 (3.73%) Technical Support
10 6 (3.73%) Technical Support Analyst
11 5 (3.11%) Angular Developer
11 5 (3.11%) PHP Web Developer
12 4 (2.48%) Email Developer
12 4 (2.48%) HTML CSS Developer
12 4 (2.48%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (68.32%) HTML
2 97 (60.25%) CSS
3 32 (19.88%) HTML5
4 31 (19.25%) jQuery
5 24 (14.91%) CSS3
6 22 (13.66%) AngularJS
7 19 (11.80%) LAMP
8 18 (11.18%) Laravel
8 18 (11.18%) REST
9 15 (9.32%) Sass
10 12 (7.45%) .NET
10 12 (7.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 9 (5.59%) React
12 7 (4.35%) Symfony
13 6 (3.73%) Angular 2
13 6 (3.73%) Zend Framework
14 5 (3.11%) CakePHP
14 5 (3.11%) Web Services
15 4 (2.48%) Ajax
15 4 (2.48%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.07%) User Experience
2 8 (4.97%) Mobile App
3 7 (4.35%) Podcast
4 4 (2.48%) Digital Media
4 4 (2.48%) Video on Demand
5 3 (1.86%) Blog
5 3 (1.86%) Social Media
6 2 (1.24%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.24%) Animation
6 2 (1.24%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.24%) W3C
7 1 (0.62%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.62%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.62%) Derivative
7 1 (0.62%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.62%) Equities
7 1 (0.62%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.62%) iPad
7 1 (0.62%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.94%) Linux
2 5 (3.11%) Ubuntu
3 4 (2.48%) Windows
4 1 (0.62%) CentOS
4 1 (0.62%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (25.47%) Web Development
2 25 (15.53%) Front End Development
3 20 (12.42%) Content Management
4 18 (11.18%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (11.18%) MVC
5 17 (10.56%) OO
6 15 (9.32%) SEO
7 12 (7.45%) OOP
8 11 (6.83%) Analytics
8 11 (6.83%) DevOps
8 11 (6.83%) E-Commerce
8 11 (6.83%) SDLC
8 11 (6.83%) TDD
9 10 (6.21%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (3.73%) Email Marketing
10 6 (3.73%) Open Source
11 5 (3.11%) Digital Marketing
11 5 (3.11%) Marketing Management
11 5 (3.11%) Project Management
11 5 (3.11%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 105 (65.22%) PHP
2 96 (59.63%) JavaScript
3 7 (4.35%) Python
4 6 (3.73%) Bash Shell
5 5 (3.11%) Java
5 5 (3.11%) TypeScript
6 4 (2.48%) Go
6 4 (2.48%) Ruby
7 2 (1.24%) C#
7 2 (1.24%) Perl
7 2 (1.24%) PHP 5
7 2 (1.24%) SQL
8 1 (0.62%) PHP 7
8 1 (0.62%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (14.91%) Degree
2 4 (2.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.83%) QA
2 1 (0.62%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (2.48%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.86%) Ansible
2 2 (1.24%) Puppet
2 2 (1.24%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.62%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 14 (8.70%) Adobe
2 11 (6.83%) Google
2 11 (6.83%) Zend
3 7 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.11%) hybris
4 5 (3.11%) SAP
5 3 (1.86%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.24%) Facebook
6 2 (1.24%) Rackspace
6 2 (1.24%) Sage
6 2 (1.24%) Twitter
7 1 (0.62%) HubSpot
7 1 (0.62%) Pardot
7 1 (0.62%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 1 (0.62%) SaltStack
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £340 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
IntaPeople
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Volt
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 26 days ago