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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 68 - 53
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WordPress 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.12% - 0.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.68% - 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
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£145 - £210
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £269 £221
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +21.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £30.00 £135.37
% change year-on-year
-66.66% -77.83%
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
147 155 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 18.22% 17.11% 22.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 73 60
Average daily rate £325 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £242 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 9
Average hourly rate £40.00 £15.89 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+151.73% +22.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+18.73% -12.82%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WordPress across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) CMS
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Blog
2 1 (33.33%) Symfony
2 1 (33.33%) Zend
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal
2 1 (33.33%) SEO
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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%) Drupal
2 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Editor
2 1 (33.33%) Copywriter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Symfony
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) SEO
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Zend