The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 61 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WordPress 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.51% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.20% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £281 - -
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 £36.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-64.38% +21.66%
WordPress
Berkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
125 154 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 15.92% 16.59% 21.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 95 84
Median daily rate £419 £440 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.82% +25.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 8
Median hourly rate £25.00 £14.75 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.49% -16.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.15 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.41% +28.15%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

WordPress
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

WordPress Daily Rate Trend in Reading

WordPress
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WordPress across the Reading region.

WordPress Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

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

1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
2 9 (90.00%) PHP
3 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (60.00%) Drupal
5 5 (50.00%) jQuery
5 5 (50.00%) HTML5
5 5 (50.00%) Marketing
5 5 (50.00%) Joomla!
5 5 (50.00%) Java
5 5 (50.00%) C#
5 5 (50.00%) .NET
5 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 4 (40.00%) IIS
6 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
6 4 (40.00%) VB
6 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
6 4 (40.00%) DCOM
6 4 (40.00%) Internet
6 4 (40.00%) MVC
6 4 (40.00%) Windows
6 4 (40.00%) HTTP
6 4 (40.00%) RDBMS
6 4 (40.00%) Web Development
6 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (40.00%) CMS
6 4 (40.00%) VB6
6 4 (40.00%) Node.js
6 4 (40.00%) CSS3
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 6 (60.00%) Drupal
2 5 (50.00%) Joomla!
3 4 (40.00%) CMS
3 4 (40.00%) IIS
4 1 (10.00%) MODX
4 1 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (10.00%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (20.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) HTTP
1 4 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Grunt
General
1 5 (50.00%) Marketing
2 3 (30.00%) German Language
3 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Escalation Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Applications Support
4 2 (20.00%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) PHP Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Graduate IT Support
5 1 (10.00%) IT Graduate
5 1 (10.00%) IT Support
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering Graduate
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (50.00%) HTML5
2 5 (50.00%) jQuery
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (40.00%) CSS3
3 4 (40.00%) DCOM
3 4 (40.00%) Node.js
4 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (20.00%) COM
5 1 (10.00%) JSON
5 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (10.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) MVC
1 4 (40.00%) Web Development
2 1 (10.00%) Content Management
2 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) OO
2 1 (10.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) PHP
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (50.00%) Java
4 4 (40.00%) VB
4 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 4 (40.00%) VB6
5 1 (10.00%) C
5 1 (10.00%) C++
5 1 (10.00%) Python
5 1 (10.00%) Ruby
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (10.00%) VMware