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 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WordPress 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.04% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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of your Daily Rate
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£220 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £275 £245
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +12.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £23.00 £135.37
% change year-on-year
-56.52% -83.00%
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
37 41 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 12.80% 17.60% 11.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 21 15
Average daily rate £400 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £228 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%

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 23 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) CMS
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (50.00%) Content Management
4 1 (25.00%) Symfony
4 1 (25.00%) Zend
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) OOP
4 1 (25.00%) B2B
4 1 (25.00%) B2C
4 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (25.00%) MySQL
4 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) LAMP
4 1 (25.00%) ExpressionEngine

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) ExpressionEngine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (25.00%) CMS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) Symfony
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) B2B
2 1 (25.00%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Zend