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 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 61 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing WordPress 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.30% 0.24% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.65% 1.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £293 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £238 £260
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -8.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £24.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-45.83% -20.00%
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
121 133 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 18.14% 15.81% 17.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 81 77
Median daily rate £406 £325 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £242 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £451 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Median hourly rate £15.25 £16.14 £15.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.51% +1.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £16.49
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +30.38%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 4 (80.00%) PHP
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) Web Development
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) Sass
3 2 (40.00%) LESS
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) LAMP
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium
4 1 (20.00%) Drupal
4 1 (20.00%) Magento
4 1 (20.00%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) Laravel
4 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Sage
4 1 (20.00%) SEO
4 1 (20.00%) Advertising
4 1 (20.00%) CMS
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
4 1 (20.00%) Front End Development

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 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) Drupal
1 1 (20.00%) ExpressionEngine
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (60.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (60.00%) WordPress Developer
4 2 (40.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (20.00%) CMS Developer
5 1 (20.00%) HTML Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Junior
5 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Junior PHP Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Junior WordPress Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Lead PHP Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Lead Web Developer
5 1 (20.00%) MySQL Developer
5 1 (20.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) LAMP
3 2 (40.00%) LESS
3 2 (40.00%) Sass
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) Laravel
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) SEO
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Sage