The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WordPress
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank - 40 41
Contract jobs citing WordPress 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - 0.35% 0.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 1.47% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £375 £244
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +53.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £273 £288 £253
% change year-on-year
-5.21% +13.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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

Application Platforms Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
71 68 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 21.91% 23.86% 25.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 60 63
Median daily rate £600 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £231 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £520 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.53% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £21.29 - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £21.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +11.84%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

WordPress
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

WordPress Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

WordPress
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Oxford region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
1 1 (50.00%) Joomla!
1 1 (50.00%) Symfony
1 1 (50.00%) Zend
1 1 (50.00%) Drupal
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) Laravel
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Drupal
1 1 (50.00%) Joomla!
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) CMS Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
1 1 (50.00%) Laravel
1 1 (50.00%) Symfony
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Zend