The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 136 104 113
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +9
Contract jobs citing WordPress 4 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.13% 0.55% 0.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.69% 3.36% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 3
Average daily rate
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£225 £200 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%
UK excluding London average daily rate £239 £260 £235
% change year-on-year
-8.17% +10.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £26.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+39.04% +50.00%
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
581 387 389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 19.48% 16.51% 18.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 209 190
Average daily rate £360 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 34 23
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.75 £23.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.14% -6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.04 £30.15 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WordPress across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
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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
South Yorkshire -13 3 £225 +28.57% 3
West Yorkshire -27 1 £250 +25.00% 16
WordPress
England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 9 (90.00%) HTML
1 9 (90.00%) PHP
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
3 6 (60.00%) HTML5
3 6 (60.00%) jQuery
4 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (40.00%) .NET
5 4 (40.00%) Publishing
5 4 (40.00%) MongoDB
5 4 (40.00%) Node.js
5 4 (40.00%) CSS3
5 4 (40.00%) D3.js
5 4 (40.00%) Sass
5 4 (40.00%) LESS
5 4 (40.00%) C#
5 4 (40.00%) Meteor
6 3 (30.00%) MySQL
6 3 (30.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) Apache
7 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (20.00%) People Management
7 2 (20.00%) Web Development
8 1 (10.00%) Usability Testing
8 1 (10.00%) Time Management
8 1 (10.00%) Magento
8 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
8 1 (10.00%) Jadu
8 1 (10.00%) Ruby
8 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
8 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 4 (40.00%) Node.js
2 2 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (10.00%) Jadu
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
1 1 (10.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (30.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (40.00%) Publishing
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 4 (40.00%) WordPress Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (30.00%) PHP Developer
4 2 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Magento Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
3 6 (60.00%) jQuery
3 6 (60.00%) HTML5
4 4 (40.00%) CSS3
4 4 (40.00%) D3.js
4 4 (40.00%) Sass
4 4 (40.00%) LESS
4 4 (40.00%) Meteor
4 4 (40.00%) .NET
5 1 (10.00%) Flash
5 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) W3C
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
1 2 (20.00%) Web Development
1 2 (20.00%) People Management
2 1 (10.00%) Usability Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Time Management
2 1 (10.00%) Content Management
2 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) PHP
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe
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