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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 341 347 342
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs citing WordPress 93 85 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.42% 0.36% 0.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.19% 1.93% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 61 51
Median daily rate £313 £313 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £420 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £239 £260
% change year-on-year
+15.18% -8.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £36.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-64.38% +21.66%
WordPress
England

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
4246 4401 4229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 19.18% 18.75% 17.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2988 2960 2748
Median daily rate £450 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 78 95
Median hourly rate £15.25 £19.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.79% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.54 £13.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.75 £16.84
% change year-on-year
+28.73% +29.15%

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 31 July 2016.

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 31 July 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
City of London +43 15 £318 -7.29% 5
Feltham - 2 £400 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £325 - 1
Chiswick - 2 £288 -
Chessington - 1 £188 -
WordPress
England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 London region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 138 (71.50%) PHP
2 127 (65.80%) HTML
2 127 (65.80%) CSS
3 123 (63.73%) JavaScript
4 68 (35.23%) HTML5
5 64 (33.16%) jQuery
6 59 (30.57%) MySQL
7 56 (29.02%) CSS3
8 54 (27.98%) Front End Development
9 52 (26.94%) Web Development
10 51 (26.42%) Git (software)
10 51 (26.42%) CMS
11 42 (21.76%) Agile Software Development
12 30 (15.54%) Linux
13 29 (15.03%) Drupal
14 26 (13.47%) LAMP
15 25 (12.95%) OO
15 25 (12.95%) AngularJS
16 24 (12.44%) User Experience
16 24 (12.44%) MVC
16 24 (12.44%) Marketing
17 23 (11.92%) E-Commerce
17 23 (11.92%) Sass
18 22 (11.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 20 (10.36%) Photoshop
20 19 (9.84%) Web Services
20 19 (9.84%) Content Management
20 19 (9.84%) Amazon AWS
20 19 (9.84%) DevOps
21 18 (9.33%) LESS

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 51 (26.42%) CMS
2 29 (15.03%) Drupal
3 10 (5.18%) Apache
3 10 (5.18%) Joomla!
4 7 (3.63%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (2.07%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.55%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.55%) Umbraco
8 2 (1.04%) Alfresco
8 2 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.04%) IIS
8 2 (1.04%) Magnolia
8 2 (1.04%) Moodle
8 2 (1.04%) nginx
9 1 (0.52%) ExpressionEngine
9 1 (0.52%) PrestaShop
9 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (10.36%) Photoshop
2 14 (7.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (3.11%) MS Office
4 5 (2.59%) InDesign
5 4 (2.07%) MS Excel
6 3 (1.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (1.04%) Acrobat
7 2 (1.04%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 12 (6.22%) Magento
2 2 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.04%) Eloqua
2 2 (1.04%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (1.04%) Unica
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.52%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.52%) Sage X3
3 1 (0.52%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.84%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (7.77%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (3.63%) GitHub
4 6 (3.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (2.07%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (1.55%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (1.55%) MailChimp
7 2 (1.04%) Boomi
7 2 (1.04%) CloudFront
7 2 (1.04%) Dropbox
7 2 (1.04%) Force.com
7 2 (1.04%) Google Analytics
7 2 (1.04%) Google Apps
7 2 (1.04%) Google Drive
7 2 (1.04%) Office 365
8 1 (0.52%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.15%) DNS
2 6 (3.11%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.55%) SSH
4 2 (1.04%) Firewall
4 2 (1.04%) HTTP
4 2 (1.04%) Intranet
4 2 (1.04%) Network Security
4 2 (1.04%) Skype
5 1 (0.52%) DHCP
5 1 (0.52%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.52%) VPN
5 1 (0.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (30.57%) MySQL
2 5 (2.59%) MongoDB
2 5 (2.59%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.07%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (1.04%) Big Data
4 2 (1.04%) GIS
4 2 (1.04%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 51 (26.42%) Git (software)
2 15 (7.77%) gulp
3 12 (6.22%) Grunt
3 12 (6.22%) Subversion
4 10 (5.18%) Jenkins
5 6 (3.11%) JIRA
6 5 (2.59%) Vagrant
7 4 (2.07%) Bitbucket
7 4 (2.07%) Bower
8 3 (1.55%) Dreamweaver
8 3 (1.55%) webpack
9 2 (1.04%) Jasmine
9 2 (1.04%) Selenium
9 2 (1.04%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (0.52%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.52%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.52%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (12.44%) Marketing
2 6 (3.11%) Publishing
3 4 (2.07%) Finance
3 4 (2.07%) Retail
4 2 (1.04%) Advertising
4 2 (1.04%) Law
4 2 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.52%) Banking
5 1 (0.52%) Brand Awareness
5 1 (0.52%) Games
5 1 (0.52%) Interactive Media
5 1 (0.52%) Legal
5 1 (0.52%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 161 (83.42%) Developer
2 64 (33.16%) WordPress Developer
3 56 (29.02%) PHP Developer
4 41 (21.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 20 (10.36%) Web Developer
6 15 (7.77%) JavaScript Developer
7 11 (5.70%) Senior Developer
8 10 (5.18%) HTML Developer
9 8 (4.15%) Full Stack Developer
10 7 (3.63%) HTML CSS Developer
11 6 (3.11%) Creative Developer
12 5 (2.59%) Designer
12 5 (2.59%) DevOps Engineer
12 5 (2.59%) Digital Developer
12 5 (2.59%) Junior
12 5 (2.59%) Junior Developer
12 5 (2.59%) Magento Developer
12 5 (2.59%) PHP Web Developer
12 5 (2.59%) Senior PHP Developer
13 4 (2.07%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (65.80%) CSS
1 127 (65.80%) HTML
2 68 (35.23%) HTML5
3 64 (33.16%) jQuery
4 56 (29.02%) CSS3
5 26 (13.47%) LAMP
6 25 (12.95%) AngularJS
7 23 (11.92%) Sass
8 22 (11.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 19 (9.84%) Web Services
10 18 (9.33%) LESS
11 14 (7.25%) Laravel
11 14 (7.25%) Node.js
11 14 (7.25%) REST
12 12 (6.22%) Ajax
13 11 (5.70%) JSON
13 11 (5.70%) Symfony
14 10 (5.18%) XML
15 8 (4.15%) CodeIgniter
16 7 (3.63%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.44%) User Experience
2 8 (4.15%) Blog
2 8 (4.15%) Digital Media
3 7 (3.63%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.11%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.11%) Social Media
5 4 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.07%) Animation
5 4 (2.07%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.55%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.04%) e-Learning
7 2 (1.04%) NHS
7 2 (1.04%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.04%) W3C
8 1 (0.52%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (0.52%) BBC
8 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.52%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.52%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 30 (15.54%) Linux
2 5 (2.59%) Mac OS X
3 4 (2.07%) Windows
4 3 (1.55%) Android
4 3 (1.55%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.04%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.04%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (27.98%) Front End Development
2 52 (26.94%) Web Development
3 42 (21.76%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (12.95%) OO
5 24 (12.44%) MVC
6 23 (11.92%) E-Commerce
7 19 (9.84%) Content Management
7 19 (9.84%) DevOps
8 16 (8.29%) Open Source
9 15 (7.77%) OO PHP
9 15 (7.77%) Responsive Web Design
10 12 (6.22%) OOP
10 12 (6.22%) Web Application Development
11 11 (5.70%) CRM
11 11 (5.70%) Migration
12 10 (5.18%) TDD
12 10 (5.18%) Web Design
13 9 (4.66%) Scrum
14 8 (4.15%) ERP
15 7 (3.63%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 138 (71.50%) PHP
2 123 (63.73%) JavaScript
3 13 (6.74%) Java
4 12 (6.22%) Ruby
5 11 (5.70%) SQL
6 9 (4.66%) Python
7 3 (1.55%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.55%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.04%) C#
8 2 (1.04%) PHP 5
8 2 (1.04%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.52%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.52%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.52%) PHP 4
9 1 (0.52%) Scala
9 1 (0.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (5.18%) Degree
2 2 (1.04%) AWS Certification
2 2 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.52%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.52%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.52%) PMP
3 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.55%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.55%) Docker
2 2 (1.04%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.04%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (2.59%) Ansible
2 4 (2.07%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.07%) Puppet
3 2 (1.04%) Graphite
3 2 (1.04%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 18 (9.33%) Adobe
2 9 (4.66%) Google
2 9 (4.66%) Zend
3 8 (4.15%) RedDot
3 8 (4.15%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (3.11%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.59%) Sage
6 4 (2.07%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.55%) Akamai
7 3 (1.55%) Marketo
7 3 (1.55%) SAP
8 2 (1.04%) hybris
8 2 (1.04%) Informatica
8 2 (1.04%) Interwoven
8 2 (1.04%) New Relic
8 2 (1.04%) Splunk
8 2 (1.04%) Talend
8 2 (1.04%) VMware
9 1 (0.52%) ATG
9 1 (0.52%) Oracle
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