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 29 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 55 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WordPress 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.86% - 0.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.83% - 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £300 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £276 £255 £275
% change year-on-year
+8.03% -7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £36.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-64.38% +143.33%
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
106 79 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 30.29% 22.01% 20.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 64 20
Median daily rate £475 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.25% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £517 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
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 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 28 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 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 Oxford region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 6 (60.00%) PHP
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) Web Development
3 4 (40.00%) jQuery
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (30.00%) Marketing
4 3 (30.00%) VMware
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (30.00%) Intranet
4 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (10.00%) Zend
5 1 (10.00%) Drupal
5 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (10.00%) LAMP
5 1 (10.00%) CSS3
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) HTML5
5 1 (10.00%) User Experience

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 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (30.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) WordPress Developer
3 3 (30.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 3 (30.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
3 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 3 (30.00%) Systems Support Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) VMWare Administrator
3 3 (30.00%) VMware Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) VMware Support Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Support Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Support Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) CSS3
3 1 (10.00%) HTML5
3 1 (10.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Web Development
2 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) PHP
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
1 3 (30.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Zend
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
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