The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 132 142 111
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -31
Contract jobs citing WordPress 12 3 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.43% 0.10% 0.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.68% 0.55% 4.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 8
Median daily rate £325 £225 £243
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -7.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £203 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £255 £343
UK excluding London median daily rate £294 £239 £275
% change year-on-year
+23.03% -13.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £11.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -61.66%
WordPress
England

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

Application Platforms Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
447 545 400
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.19% 18.53% 16.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 351 220
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 29
Median hourly rate £21.00 £14.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.19 £8.50 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £37.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £21.15 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+25.32% +24.38%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

WordPress
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

WordPress Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

WordPress
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WordPress across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

WordPress Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

WordPress
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

WordPress Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

WordPress
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 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
West Yorkshire +13 11 £325 +23.80% 17
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
WordPress
England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 24 (85.71%) HTML
2 20 (71.43%) CSS
3 19 (67.86%) PHP
4 13 (46.43%) HTML5
4 13 (46.43%) Web Development
4 13 (46.43%) Magento
5 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 9 (32.14%) MySQL
7 7 (25.00%) CMS
7 7 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 7 (25.00%) XML
7 7 (25.00%) CSS3
7 7 (25.00%) Wireframes
8 6 (21.43%) Front End Development
8 6 (21.43%) Linux
8 6 (21.43%) RSS
8 6 (21.43%) Open Source
8 6 (21.43%) Drupal
8 6 (21.43%) SEO
9 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (17.86%) Joomla!
9 5 (17.86%) Google
9 5 (17.86%) Google Maps API
9 5 (17.86%) LAMP
9 5 (17.86%) XSLT
9 5 (17.86%) Mobile Optimisation
10 4 (14.29%) Sass
10 4 (14.29%) LESS
10 4 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (14.29%) Git (software)

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in 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 7 (25.00%) CMS
2 6 (21.43%) Drupal
3 5 (17.86%) Joomla!
4 1 (3.57%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (3.57%) nginx
4 1 (3.57%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (3.57%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 13 (46.43%) Magento
2 1 (3.57%) BigMachines
2 1 (3.57%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
1 1 (3.57%) Sage Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.57%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) Grunt
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (3.57%) Subversion
2 1 (3.57%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 28 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (60.71%) WordPress Developer
3 9 (32.14%) PHP Developer
4 7 (25.00%) HTML Developer
4 7 (25.00%) Web Developer
5 6 (21.43%) Magento Developer
6 4 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (10.71%) Drupal Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
8 2 (7.14%) PHP Magento Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Graduate Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Graduate IT Support
9 1 (3.57%) IT Graduate
9 1 (3.57%) IT Support
9 1 (3.57%) Junior Web Developer
9 1 (3.57%) MySQL Developer
9 1 (3.57%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering Graduate
9 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (85.71%) HTML
2 20 (71.43%) CSS
3 13 (46.43%) HTML5
4 7 (25.00%) CSS3
4 7 (25.00%) XML
5 6 (21.43%) RSS
6 5 (17.86%) Google Maps API
6 5 (17.86%) LAMP
6 5 (17.86%) XSLT
7 4 (14.29%) LESS
7 4 (14.29%) Sass
8 3 (10.71%) .NET
8 3 (10.71%) jQuery
8 3 (10.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (7.14%) Ajax
9 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
9 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
10 1 (3.57%) Laravel
10 1 (3.57%) Mason
10 1 (3.57%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Digital Media
1 1 (3.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Web Development
2 7 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 7 (25.00%) Wireframes
3 6 (21.43%) Front End Development
3 6 (21.43%) Open Source
3 6 (21.43%) SEO
4 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.86%) Mobile Optimisation
5 4 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.57%) CRM
7 1 (3.57%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (3.57%) MVC
7 1 (3.57%) Online Marketing
7 1 (3.57%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) PHP
2 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.71%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) Apex Code
4 1 (3.57%) C
4 1 (3.57%) C#
4 1 (3.57%) C++
4 1 (3.57%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Google
2 1 (3.57%) Citrix
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.57%) Siebel
2 1 (3.57%) Sitecore
2 1 (3.57%) VMware
2 1 (3.57%) WorldPay