The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 34 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing WordPress 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.41% 0.29% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.63% 1.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £175 £250 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £240 £275
% change year-on-year
+14.58% -12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £11.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -61.66%
WordPress
South West

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

Application Platforms Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
38 85 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 15.77% 24.64% 19.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 45 65
Median daily rate £375 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £225 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 15 1
Median hourly rate £38.75 £32.54 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.08% -9.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +23.52%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

WordPress
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

WordPress Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

WordPress
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

WordPress Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

WordPress
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -6 1 £175 -30.00%
WordPress
South West

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Somerset region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 5 (83.33%) Web Development
2 3 (50.00%) CMS
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Magento
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) Yii
3 2 (33.33%) Laravel
3 2 (33.33%) ExpressionEngine
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) SaaS
4 1 (16.67%) Eloqua
4 1 (16.67%) Sass
4 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (16.67%) Grunt
4 1 (16.67%) OO PHP
4 1 (16.67%) BigMachines
4 1 (16.67%) gulp
4 1 (16.67%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 1 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (16.67%) Node.js

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 (50.00%) CMS
2 2 (33.33%) ExpressionEngine
3 1 (16.67%) Apache
3 1 (16.67%) Drupal
3 1 (16.67%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Magento
2 1 (16.67%) BigMachines
2 1 (16.67%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Grunt
1 1 (16.67%) gulp
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) PHP Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior WordPress Developer
3 1 (16.67%) LAMP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP LAMP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Laravel Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) HTML5
1 2 (33.33%) jQuery
1 2 (33.33%) Laravel
1 2 (33.33%) RESTful
1 2 (33.33%) Yii
2 1 (16.67%) Ajax
2 1 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (16.67%) CSS3
2 1 (16.67%) LAMP
2 1 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (16.67%) Mason
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js
2 1 (16.67%) Sass
2 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (16.67%) Visualforce
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Compatibility Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OO PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Apex Code
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Google
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Sage
1 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (16.67%) Siebel