The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 18 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing WordPress 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 2.60% 2.00% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.18% 18.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £275 £214 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.65% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £238 £260
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -8.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £24.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-45.83% -20.00%
WordPress
West Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
11 11 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 14.29% 11.00% 26.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 4
Median daily rate £240 £238 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.05% +1.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £179 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £446 £277
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Median hourly rate - £21.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +55.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +30.30%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

WordPress
Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

WordPress Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

WordPress
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
Redditch +1 2 £275 +44.73%
WordPress
West Midlands

WordPress
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Java

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL