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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 86 85 82
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing WordPress 5 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.35% 0.16% 0.61%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.95% 0.90% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Average daily rate
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£253 £175 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.28% -36.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £253 £250 £263
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £24.15 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+24.22% -31.00%
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
256 221 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 18.14% 17.62% 21.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 110 160
Average daily rate £375 £339 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.70% -3.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £166 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £498 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 23
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.75 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -8.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £23.80 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

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 30 January 2015. 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
Reigate +5 1 - - 7
Woking - - - -
Addlestone - - - -
Camberley - - - -
Farnham - - - -
Godalming - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
WordPress
South East

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 21 (95.45%) HTML
1 21 (95.45%) CSS
2 20 (90.91%) JavaScript
3 18 (81.82%) PHP
3 18 (81.82%) jQuery
4 14 (63.64%) MySQL
5 13 (59.09%) Mobile App
6 11 (50.00%) HTML5
7 7 (31.82%) CMS
8 6 (27.27%) CSS3
8 6 (27.27%) Marketing
8 6 (27.27%) Drupal
9 5 (22.73%) Web Development
9 5 (22.73%) Web Design
9 5 (22.73%) SEO
9 5 (22.73%) Photoshop
10 4 (18.18%) SQL
10 4 (18.18%) Dreamweaver
10 4 (18.18%) iDTV
10 4 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
11 3 (13.64%) Grunt
11 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (13.64%) Digital Media
11 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
11 3 (13.64%) Email Marketing
11 3 (13.64%) Digital Marketing
11 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (13.64%) Subversion
11 3 (13.64%) Content Management

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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
2 6 (27.27%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Photoshop
2 3 (13.64%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (4.55%) InDesign
3 1 (4.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (63.64%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.64%) Grunt
2 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.64%) Subversion
2 3 (13.64%) Xdebug
3 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (27.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Developer
2 14 (63.64%) PHP Developer
3 9 (40.91%) WordPress Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Designer
5 1 (4.55%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Junior Front-End Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (4.55%) PHP Programmer
5 1 (4.55%) Junior
5 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Programmer
5 1 (4.55%) Web Designer
5 1 (4.55%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (95.45%) HTML
1 21 (95.45%) CSS
2 18 (81.82%) jQuery
3 11 (50.00%) HTML5
4 6 (27.27%) CSS3
5 4 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
6 3 (13.64%) Flash
6 3 (13.64%) XHTML
6 3 (13.64%) .NET
7 2 (9.09%) DHTML
7 2 (9.09%) Ajax
7 2 (9.09%) FBML
7 2 (9.09%) Sass
7 2 (9.09%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) Mobile App
2 4 (18.18%) iDTV
3 3 (13.64%) Digital Media
4 2 (9.09%) W3C
4 2 (9.09%) Smartphone
4 2 (9.09%) Open Source
5 1 (4.55%) Social Media
5 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Web Development
1 5 (22.73%) Web Design
1 5 (22.73%) SEO
2 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (13.64%) Email Marketing
2 3 (13.64%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (13.64%) Content Management
2 3 (13.64%) B2B
2 3 (13.64%) B2C
2 3 (13.64%) OO
2 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
3 2 (9.09%) Validation
3 2 (9.09%) Web Accessibility
3 2 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (4.55%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 18 (81.82%) PHP
3 4 (18.18%) SQL
4 3 (13.64%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) WCAG
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Adobe
2 2 (9.09%) Twitter
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