Period
to 18 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for WordPress skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WordPress over the 6 months to 18 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

WordPress
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 88 103 86
Rank change year-on-year +15 -17 -3
Contract jobs citing WordPress 3 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.24% 0.40% 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.35% 2.80% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Glasgow median daily rate £600 £281 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +113.33% +12.50% +143.90%
10th Percentile £575 £181 £218
90th Percentile £625 £377 £283
Scotland median daily rate £538 £141 £275
% change year-on-year +281.88% -48.82% +14.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - £15.00 -
Scotland median hourly rate - £15.00 -

WordPress is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 223 214 202
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 17.85% 14.19% 17.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 119 115
Glasgow median daily rate £475 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.67% +3.45% +2.11%
10th Percentile £255 £208 £202
90th Percentile £588 £543 £483
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 4
Glasgow median hourly rate £23.00 £15.00 £17.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.33% -16.34% -14.62%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.25 £13.44
90th Percentile £53.13 £16.80 £20.85
Scotland median hourly rate £23.50 £15.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +56.67% -25.00% +17.65%

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing WordPress as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in Glasgow

WordPress
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing WordPress in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for WordPress in Glasgow

WordPress
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WordPress in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing WordPress also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) Azure
1 2 (66.67%) AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
1 2 (66.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (66.67%) Public Sector
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (33.33%) Image Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Graphic Design
2 1 (33.33%) Publishing
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) Windows

WordPress
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Premiere
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Azure
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
General
1 2 (66.67%) Public Sector
2 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Graphic Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe