The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank - - 37
Contract jobs citing WordPress 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - - 1.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £253 £250
% change year-on-year
+18.81% +1.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +3.44%
WordPress
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 South Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
136 54 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 27.25% 15.88% 17.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 29 27
Average daily rate £425 £400 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +49.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £324 £98
10% offered a daily rate of more than £561 £500 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Average hourly rate £9.00 £12.42 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.53% -57.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

WordPress Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

WordPress Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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Top 8 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design

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Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Umbraco
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) HTML CSS Developer
1 1 (100.00%) HTML Developer
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP