The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WordPress
South East / East Sussex
Rank 30 33 44
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Contract jobs citing WordPress 2 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.96% 1.74% 0.60%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.26% 9.52% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £230 £319 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.84% -7.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £294 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £344 £349
UK excluding London median daily rate £270 £294 £256
% change year-on-year
-8.08% +14.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%

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

Application Platforms Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
38 42 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 18.18% 18.26% 22.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 12 47
Median daily rate £275 £300 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -24.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £288 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £420 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 13
Median hourly rate - - £31.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

WordPress
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

WordPress Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

WordPress
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
Brighton +7 2 £230 -27.84%
WordPress
South East

WordPress
Top 8 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 (33.33%) Drupal
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PHP