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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 31 46 25
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -21
Contract jobs citing WordPress 7 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.65% 0.78% 3.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.77% 3.13% 29.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 7
Median daily rate £200 - £260
UK excluding London median daily rate £244 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.00 £10.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -37.50%
WordPress
Oxfordshire

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
65 96 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 24.62% 25.00% 11.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 72 18
Median daily rate £350 £403 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +54.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £284 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 2
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £12.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +32.39%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WordPress across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

WordPress Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

WordPress
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 Oxford region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
1 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
1 5 (62.50%) Intranet
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
1 5 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
3 1 (12.50%) CSS3
3 1 (12.50%) Laravel
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5

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 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
1 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (62.50%) 3rd Line Technical Support
1 5 (62.50%) Administrator
1 5 (62.50%) Support Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Support Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (62.50%) Systems Support
1 5 (62.50%) Systems Support Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Systems Support Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Technical Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Technical Support
1 5 (62.50%) Technical Support Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Technical Support Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) VMWare Administrator
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Support Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Support Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Support Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) CSS3
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) HTML5
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
1 1 (12.50%) Laravel
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) PHP
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £240 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £200 - 250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago