The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 104 106 104
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing WordPress 3 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.19% 0.51% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.18% 2.86% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Median daily rate £255 £250 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £273 £261 £253
% change year-on-year
+4.50% +3.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
+64.28% -
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 West Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
255 384 350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.52% 17.83% 19.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 244 200
Median daily rate £438 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £533 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 8
Median hourly rate £25.00 £15.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.52 £13.60 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £23.75 £24.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.90 £17.50 £19.44
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -9.97%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing WordPress as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

WordPress
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

WordPress Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

WordPress
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

WordPress Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

WordPress
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +4 3 £255 +2.00% 8
WordPress
Yorkshire

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WordPress also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 21 (91.30%) HTML
2 20 (86.96%) CSS
3 14 (60.87%) PHP
4 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
4 13 (56.52%) HTML5
5 11 (47.83%) Front End Development
6 9 (39.13%) Open Source
6 9 (39.13%) Magento
6 9 (39.13%) MySQL
7 8 (34.78%) RSS
7 8 (34.78%) Linux
7 8 (34.78%) Wireframes
8 7 (30.43%) Mobile Optimisation
8 7 (30.43%) Google Maps API
8 7 (30.43%) Google
8 7 (30.43%) XML
8 7 (30.43%) XSLT
8 7 (30.43%) LAMP
8 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (26.09%) Web Design
9 6 (26.09%) Web Development
9 6 (26.09%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (21.74%) jQuery
11 4 (17.39%) CSS3
11 4 (17.39%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (17.39%) Sass
11 4 (17.39%) AngularJS
11 4 (17.39%) Grunt
11 4 (17.39%) CMS
12 3 (13.04%) User Experience

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (17.39%) CMS
2 3 (13.04%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (8.70%) Drupal
3 2 (8.70%) Magnolia
4 1 (4.35%) concrete5
4 1 (4.35%) Joomla!
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.35%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Grunt
2 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) gulp
3 1 (4.35%) JIRA
3 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 3 (13.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) PHP Developer
2 9 (39.13%) WordPress Developer
3 8 (34.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 7 (30.43%) HTML Developer
4 7 (30.43%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (21.74%) HTML CSS Developer
6 4 (17.39%) Magento Developer
6 4 (17.39%) Web Developer
7 3 (13.04%) PHP Magento Developer
8 2 (8.70%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (8.70%) MySQL Developer
8 2 (8.70%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 2 (8.70%) SQL Developer
9 1 (4.35%) Designer
9 1 (4.35%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 1 (4.35%) PHP Web Developer
9 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
9 1 (4.35%) Senior PHP Developer
9 1 (4.35%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (91.30%) HTML
2 20 (86.96%) CSS
3 13 (56.52%) HTML5
4 8 (34.78%) RSS
5 7 (30.43%) Google Maps API
5 7 (30.43%) LAMP
5 7 (30.43%) XML
5 7 (30.43%) XSLT
6 5 (21.74%) jQuery
7 4 (17.39%) AngularJS
7 4 (17.39%) CSS3
7 4 (17.39%) Sass
8 2 (8.70%) .NET
8 2 (8.70%) Laravel
8 2 (8.70%) React
9 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
9 1 (4.35%) Node.js
9 1 (4.35%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) User Experience
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.35%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Front End Development
2 9 (39.13%) Open Source
3 8 (34.78%) Wireframes
4 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (30.43%) Mobile Optimisation
5 6 (26.09%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (26.09%) Web Design
5 6 (26.09%) Web Development
6 4 (17.39%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (13.04%) Cross-Browser Testing
8 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
8 2 (8.70%) OO
9 1 (4.35%) API Integration
9 1 (4.35%) Extreme Programming
9 1 (4.35%) OOP
9 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) PHP
2 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.04%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Google
2 3 (13.04%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.35%) Adobe