The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 112 106 109
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Contract jobs citing WordPress 4 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.20% 0.69% 0.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.03% 3.35% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 4
Median daily rate £200 £250 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £255 £268
% change year-on-year
+7.84% -4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £36.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £36.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-64.38% +143.33%
WordPress
South East

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

Application Platforms Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
387 448 423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 19.75% 20.55% 20.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 257 245
Median daily rate £380 £363 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% +4.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £269 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 22 12
Median hourly rate £41.25 £32.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.90% +48.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £14.25 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £40.08 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

WordPress
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

WordPress Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

WordPress
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

WordPress Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

WordPress
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 August 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
Southampton +16 2 - -
Basingstoke +9 1 - - 1
WordPress
South East

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 5 (41.67%) CMS
1 5 (41.67%) PHP
1 5 (41.67%) Web Development
2 4 (33.33%) Marketing
2 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) MySQL
2 4 (33.33%) OO
2 4 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) LAMP
3 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (25.00%) Apache
3 3 (25.00%) CSS
3 3 (25.00%) Web Services
3 3 (25.00%) XML
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) OOP
3 3 (25.00%) RESTful
3 3 (25.00%) jQuery
3 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (25.00%) BDD
3 3 (25.00%) REST
3 3 (25.00%) JSON
3 3 (25.00%) Blog
3 3 (25.00%) Symfony
3 3 (25.00%) TDD
3 3 (25.00%) Subversion
3 3 (25.00%) Content Management
3 3 (25.00%) PHPUnit
3 3 (25.00%) LAPP Stack

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 5 (41.67%) CMS
2 3 (25.00%) Apache
3 2 (16.67%) concrete5
3 2 (16.67%) Joomla!
4 1 (8.33%) Apache Solr
4 1 (8.33%) Drupal
4 1 (8.33%) MODX
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Intranet
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) MySQL
2 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (25.00%) PHPUnit
2 3 (25.00%) Subversion
3 2 (16.67%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Legal
2 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Administrator
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior PHP Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Designer
4 2 (16.67%) Web Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) Web Content Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) WordPress Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Campaign Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Marketing Campaign Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Marketing Manager
5 1 (8.33%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) UI Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) CSS
2 3 (25.00%) jQuery
2 3 (25.00%) JSON
2 3 (25.00%) LAMP
2 3 (25.00%) LAPP Stack
2 3 (25.00%) REST
2 3 (25.00%) RESTful
2 3 (25.00%) Symfony
2 3 (25.00%) Web Services
2 3 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (8.33%) CSS3
4 1 (8.33%) HTML5
4 1 (8.33%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Blog
2 2 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 2 (16.67%) Life Science
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (8.33%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Web Development
2 4 (33.33%) OO
3 3 (25.00%) BDD
3 3 (25.00%) Content Management
3 3 (25.00%) OOP
3 3 (25.00%) TDD
3 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Content Development
4 2 (16.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 2 (16.67%) Document Management
4 2 (16.67%) Open Source
4 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (16.67%) Web Design
5 1 (8.33%) Affiliate Network
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) B2B
5 1 (8.33%) Campaign Management
5 1 (8.33%) Change Control
5 1 (8.33%) Email Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) PHP
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Adobe
1 2 (16.67%) Rackspace
2 1 (8.33%) Remedy
2 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com