The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank - 34 -
Contract jobs citing WordPress 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield - 1.79% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 8.51% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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of your Daily Rate
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- £200 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £258 £225 £208
% change year-on-year
+14.44% +8.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
- +10.23%
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South Yorkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
57 47 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 22.62% 20.98% 28.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 28 44
Average daily rate £314 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.03% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £127 £180 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 11
Average hourly rate £17.67 £35.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.51% +16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -9.32%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WordPress across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

WordPress Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

WordPress Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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Top 12 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region citing WordPress also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WordPress.

1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (83.33%) Laravel
3 1 (16.67%) User Experience
3 1 (16.67%) People Management
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Usability Testing
3 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Flash
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe

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Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region citing WordPress also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WordPress. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 6 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 6 (100.00%) PHP Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Laravel
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) Usability Testing
1 1 (16.67%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe