Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 64 90 117
Rank change year-on-year +26 +27 -8
Contract jobs citing WordPress 1 11 3
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.19% 0.79% 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.06% 3.82% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £163 -
Scotland median daily rate £525 £213 £118
% change year-on-year +147.06% +79.57% -65.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £25.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -23.08% -
Scotland median hourly rate - £25.00 £22.34
% change year-on-year - +11.93% -

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 94 288 241
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 17.50% 20.81% 14.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 154 118
Median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +3.23%
10th Percentile £284 £233 £209
90th Percentile £563 £575 £525
Scotland median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 18 3
Median hourly rate £35.00 £23.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.94% -27.69% +44.44%
Median hourly rate £45.00 £23.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +91.49% +34.29% -2.78%

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in Glasgow

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing WordPress in Glasgow.

Daily rate trend for WordPress in Glasgow

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing WordPress in Glasgow.

Hourly rate trend for WordPress in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Joomla!
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) cPanel

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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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Joomla!
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) cPanel