The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 82 87 80
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Contract jobs citing WordPress 16 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.06% 0.15% 0.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.41% 0.84% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 3
Average daily rate
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£275 - £200
UK excluding London average daily rate £258 £225 £208
% change year-on-year
+14.44% +8.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
- +10.23%
WordPress
South East

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

Application Platforms Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
296 238 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 19.56% 17.96% 22.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 145 171
Average daily rate £375 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £229 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 15
Average hourly rate £14.00 £19.02 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.39% +0.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.40 £45.05 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -9.32%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

WordPress
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

WordPress Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

WordPress
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

WordPress Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

WordPress
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford - 4 £275 - 2
Godalming - 1 £275 -
Weybridge - 1 £175 - 1
Leatherhead - - - -
Addlestone - - - -
Camberley - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
WordPress
South East

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 19 (86.36%) HTML
1 19 (86.36%) CSS
2 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
3 15 (68.18%) PHP
3 15 (68.18%) jQuery
4 12 (54.55%) HTML5
5 11 (50.00%) MySQL
6 10 (45.45%) Mobile App
7 7 (31.82%) CMS
7 7 (31.82%) Drupal
8 6 (27.27%) Marketing
9 5 (22.73%) CSS3
9 5 (22.73%) SEO
9 5 (22.73%) Photoshop
10 4 (18.18%) SQL
10 4 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (13.64%) Xdebug
11 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
11 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
11 3 (13.64%) .NET
11 3 (13.64%) Perl
11 3 (13.64%) Linux
11 3 (13.64%) OO
11 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
11 3 (13.64%) XHTML
11 3 (13.64%) Adobe Illustrator
11 3 (13.64%) Adobe
11 3 (13.64%) Ajax
11 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 7 (31.82%) CMS
1 7 (31.82%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Photoshop
2 3 (13.64%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Subversion
1 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
1 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
1 3 (13.64%) Xdebug
2 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.09%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (9.09%) Grunt
General
1 6 (27.27%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
2 11 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 7 (31.82%) WordPress Developer
4 6 (27.27%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Web Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Web Editor
6 2 (9.09%) Web Content Editor
6 2 (9.09%) Content Editor
6 2 (9.09%) Drupal Developer
7 1 (4.55%) PHP Programmer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Programmer
7 1 (4.55%) Junior Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Junior Front-End Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Front-End Web Developer
7 1 (4.55%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (86.36%) HTML
1 19 (86.36%) CSS
2 15 (68.18%) jQuery
3 12 (54.55%) HTML5
4 5 (22.73%) CSS3
5 4 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (13.64%) XHTML
6 3 (13.64%) Ajax
6 3 (13.64%) .NET
6 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
7 2 (9.09%) Flash
7 2 (9.09%) FBML
7 2 (9.09%) DHTML
7 2 (9.09%) Sass
7 2 (9.09%) LESS
8 1 (4.55%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.09%) Digital Media
2 2 (9.09%) Open Source
2 2 (9.09%) iDTV
2 2 (9.09%) W3C
2 2 (9.09%) Smartphone
3 1 (4.55%) Graphic Design
3 1 (4.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) SEO
2 3 (13.64%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
2 3 (13.64%) OO
2 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (13.64%) Content Management
3 2 (9.09%) Web Development
3 2 (9.09%) Email Marketing
3 2 (9.09%) B2B
3 2 (9.09%) B2C
3 2 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (9.09%) Web Accessibility
3 2 (9.09%) Validation
3 2 (9.09%) Web Design
4 1 (4.55%) Social Media Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Coaching
4 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
2 15 (68.18%) PHP
3 4 (18.18%) SQL
4 3 (13.64%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) WCAG
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Adobe
2 2 (9.09%) Twitter
3 1 (4.55%) Google
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Posted: 8 hours ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: 250-350 Per Day
Posted: 16 days ago