The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 19 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing WordPress 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 0.99% 0.76% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.00% 3.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
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£275 £220 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £253 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £29.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -17.14%
WordPress
Berkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
20 32 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 19.80% 24.24% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 7
Average daily rate £331 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.18% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
Average hourly rate - £27.20 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
-2.70% -0.48%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WordPress across the Maidenhead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

WordPress
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

WordPress Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead region citing WordPress also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WordPress.

1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) XML-RPC
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Joomla!
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (33.33%) PHP5
3 1 (33.33%) PHP4
3 1 (33.33%) ExpressionEngine
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Yii

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead region citing WordPress also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WordPress. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Joomla!
2 1 (33.33%) ExpressionEngine
2 1 (33.33%) Confluence
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front-End Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Yii
3 1 (33.33%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Flash
3 1 (33.33%) RSS
3 1 (33.33%) XML-RPC
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (33.33%) User Stories
1 1 (33.33%) Android Development
1 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) ActionScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP5
2 1 (33.33%) PHP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) cPanel
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
1 1 (33.33%) Rackspace