The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank - - 31
Contract jobs citing WordPress 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex - - 0.77%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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of your Daily Rate
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- - £200
UK excluding London average daily rate £258 £225 £208
% change year-on-year
+14.44% +8.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
- +10.23%
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South East

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

Application Platforms Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
35 42 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 14.06% 16.15% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 27 19
Average daily rate £350 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £313 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £613 £457
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Average hourly rate £34.50 - £19.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -9.32%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

WordPress
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

WordPress Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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Top 5 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3

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Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP