The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 31 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 64 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing WordPress 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.15% 0.30% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.94% 1.66% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £310 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
+15.10% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £36.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-64.38% +151.72%
WordPress
Buckinghamshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
106 181 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 15.92% 18.39% 17.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 96 85
Median daily rate £423 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.14 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.06% -2.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

WordPress
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

WordPress Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

WordPress
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) LAMP
3 2 (50.00%) Sass
3 2 (50.00%) LESS
3 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) Drupal
4 1 (25.00%) Magento
4 1 (25.00%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
4 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (25.00%) SEO
4 1 (25.00%) Advertising
4 1 (25.00%) CMS
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Sage
4 1 (25.00%) MySQL

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) Drupal
1 1 (25.00%) ExpressionEngine
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) PHP Developer
2 3 (75.00%) WordPress Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (25.00%) CMS Developer
4 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Junior
4 1 (25.00%) Junior Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Junior PHP Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Junior WordPress Developer
4 1 (25.00%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) LAMP
3 2 (50.00%) LESS
3 2 (50.00%) Sass
3 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) SEO
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Sage