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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 75 88 81
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Contract jobs citing WordPress 18 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.19% 0.076% 0.60%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.79% 0.47% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 3
Average daily rate
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£275 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £238 £243
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £29.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -10.76%
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
265 211 282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 17.57% 16.07% 21.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 128 167
Average daily rate £350 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £223 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 20
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.71 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.06% +2.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.65 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £38.99 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

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 December 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 - 5 £275 -
Godalming - 1 £275 -
Leatherhead - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
Addlestone - - - -
Camberley - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
WordPress
South East

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 22 (84.62%) HTML
1 22 (84.62%) CSS
2 21 (80.77%) JavaScript
3 19 (73.08%) jQuery
4 18 (69.23%) PHP
5 14 (53.85%) MySQL
6 13 (50.00%) Mobile App
7 11 (42.31%) HTML5
8 9 (34.62%) Drupal
9 8 (30.77%) CMS
10 6 (23.08%) Marketing
10 6 (23.08%) CSS3
11 5 (19.23%) Web Development
11 5 (19.23%) Web Design
11 5 (19.23%) SEO
11 5 (19.23%) Photoshop
12 4 (15.38%) SQL
12 4 (15.38%) Dreamweaver
12 4 (15.38%) iDTV
12 4 (15.38%) Content Management
12 4 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
13 3 (11.54%) Digital Media
13 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
13 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
13 3 (11.54%) Subversion
13 3 (11.54%) Email Marketing
13 3 (11.54%) Digital Marketing
13 3 (11.54%) B2B
13 3 (11.54%) B2C

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 9 (34.62%) Drupal
2 8 (30.77%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Photoshop
2 3 (11.54%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (3.85%) InDesign
3 1 (3.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) MySQL
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (11.54%) Subversion
2 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
2 3 (11.54%) Grunt
2 3 (11.54%) Xdebug
3 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (23.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (88.46%) Developer
2 14 (53.85%) PHP Developer
3 9 (34.62%) WordPress Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Web Editor
5 2 (7.69%) Web Content Editor
5 2 (7.69%) Content Editor
5 2 (7.69%) Drupal Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Programmer
6 1 (3.85%) Web Designer
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Developer
6 1 (3.85%) PHP Programmer
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Front-End Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Designer
6 1 (3.85%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (84.62%) CSS
1 22 (84.62%) HTML
2 19 (73.08%) jQuery
3 11 (42.31%) HTML5
4 6 (23.08%) CSS3
5 4 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (11.54%) .NET
6 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
6 3 (11.54%) Flash
6 3 (11.54%) XHTML
7 2 (7.69%) Ajax
7 2 (7.69%) FBML
7 2 (7.69%) DHTML
7 2 (7.69%) Sass
7 2 (7.69%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (15.38%) iDTV
3 3 (11.54%) Digital Media
4 2 (7.69%) W3C
4 2 (7.69%) Smartphone
4 2 (7.69%) Open Source
5 1 (3.85%) Social Media
5 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) SEO
1 5 (19.23%) Web Design
1 5 (19.23%) Web Development
2 4 (15.38%) Content Management
3 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
3 3 (11.54%) Email Marketing
3 3 (11.54%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.54%) OO
3 3 (11.54%) B2B
3 3 (11.54%) B2C
4 2 (7.69%) Validation
4 2 (7.69%) Web Accessibility
4 2 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (3.85%) Change Management
5 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) JavaScript
2 18 (69.23%) PHP
3 4 (15.38%) SQL
4 3 (11.54%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) WCAG
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Adobe
2 2 (7.69%) Twitter
3 1 (3.85%) Google