The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 29 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing WordPress 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 0.40% 0.32% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.50% 3.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £255 £250
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +3.44%
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 Slough region.

Application Platforms Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
40 32 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 15.94% 10.26% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 22 14
Average daily rate £375 £358 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.89% -4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £275 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £490 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £18.00 - £20.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

WordPress
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

WordPress Daily Rate Trend in Slough

WordPress
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) W3C
1 1 (100.00%) SEO
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design

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Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) SEO
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP