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 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 93 86 91
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Contract jobs citing WordPress 5 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.41% 0.28% 0.077%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.82% 1.61% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Average daily rate £301 £294 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.55% +67.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £255 £250
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +3.44%
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
275 249 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 22.82% 17.44% 18.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 156 119
Average daily rate £400 £370 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £514
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 11
Average hourly rate £50.00 £20.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% +8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £17.50 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.53 £175.00 £23.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leatherhead - 2 £300 -
Egham - 1 £245 -
Epsom - 1 £303 - 1
Woking - 1 £325 -
WordPress
South East

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 10 (83.33%) CSS
3 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (66.67%) PHP
4 8 (66.67%) CMS
5 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
6 6 (50.00%) jQuery
6 6 (50.00%) HTML5
6 6 (50.00%) .NET
7 5 (41.67%) SEO
7 5 (41.67%) Project Management
7 5 (41.67%) Drupal
8 4 (33.33%) Content Management
8 4 (33.33%) Web Development
8 4 (33.33%) Joomla!
8 4 (33.33%) Linux
8 4 (33.33%) Apache
9 3 (25.00%) Python
9 3 (25.00%) XML
9 3 (25.00%) C#
9 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 3 (25.00%) IIS
9 3 (25.00%) SQL
9 3 (25.00%) CRM
9 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (25.00%) MVC
9 3 (25.00%) Debian
9 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (25.00%) User Experience
9 3 (25.00%) Front End Development

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 8 (66.67%) CMS
2 5 (41.67%) Drupal
3 4 (33.33%) Apache
3 4 (33.33%) Joomla!
4 3 (25.00%) IIS
4 3 (25.00%) nginx
5 2 (16.67%) Umbraco
6 1 (8.33%) Node.js
6 1 (8.33%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (8.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Rackspace Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Drupal Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (16.67%) HTML Developer
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (16.67%) WordPress Developer
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce Manager
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 10 (83.33%) CSS
3 6 (50.00%) .NET
3 6 (50.00%) HTML5
3 6 (50.00%) jQuery
4 3 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (16.67%) LAMP
5 2 (16.67%) LESS
5 2 (16.67%) Sass
6 1 (8.33%) Ajax
6 1 (8.33%) Backbone.js
6 1 (8.33%) Classic ASP
6 1 (8.33%) CSS3
6 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (8.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Debian
3 2 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Project Management
1 5 (41.67%) SEO
2 4 (33.33%) Content Management
2 4 (33.33%) Web Development
3 3 (25.00%) CRM
3 3 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 3 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (16.67%) OWASP
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) B2C
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Web Accessibility
5 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (66.67%) PHP
3 3 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) Python
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) A+ Certification
1 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) WCAG
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Rackspace
2 1 (8.33%) Sitecore