The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 110 108 102
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs citing WordPress 14 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.64% 0.39% 0.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.07% 1.98% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 2
Average daily rate
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£250 £275 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £215 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £344 £263
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £275 £235
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £14.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+151.72% -17.14%
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
456 404 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 20.76% 19.60% 19.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 241 197
Average daily rate £363 £346 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.69% +6.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 13 16
Average hourly rate £26.25 £22.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.31% +25.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.55 £15.00 £12.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £33.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WordPress across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WordPress across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

WordPress Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Andover - 2 £363 -
Southampton -2 1 £250 +11.11% 2
Basingstoke -4 1 £225 -
WordPress
South East

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 18 (90.00%) PHP
2 17 (85.00%) HTML
2 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (55.00%) CSS
4 10 (50.00%) SQL
4 10 (50.00%) jQuery
5 8 (40.00%) .NET
5 8 (40.00%) Linux
5 8 (40.00%) OO
5 8 (40.00%) Intranet
5 8 (40.00%) CMS
6 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (35.00%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (35.00%) Sitecore
7 6 (30.00%) HTML5
7 6 (30.00%) Social Media
7 6 (30.00%) Facebook
7 6 (30.00%) Twitter
7 6 (30.00%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (30.00%) Internet
7 6 (30.00%) SLA
7 6 (30.00%) SharePoint
7 6 (30.00%) Scrum
7 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (30.00%) Google
7 6 (30.00%) Content Management
8 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
8 5 (25.00%) Kanban
8 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
9 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 8 (40.00%) CMS
2 7 (35.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (30.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (30.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (10.00%) Drupal
5 1 (5.00%) Umbraco
5 1 (5.00%) Joomla!
5 1 (5.00%) DNN
5 1 (5.00%) Apache Solr
5 1 (5.00%) Kentico
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) Intranet
2 6 (30.00%) Internet
3 4 (20.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) MS Access
2 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Applications Support
3 5 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Web Designer
3 5 (25.00%) Designer
4 4 (20.00%) Technical Support
5 3 (15.00%) PHP Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Junior
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (5.00%) Web Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Web Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) LAMP Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (5.00%) WordPress Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) DBA
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (85.00%) HTML
2 11 (55.00%) CSS
3 10 (50.00%) jQuery
4 8 (40.00%) .NET
5 6 (30.00%) HTML5
6 3 (15.00%) RESTful
6 3 (15.00%) JSF
6 3 (15.00%) SOAP
6 3 (15.00%) Web Services
7 2 (10.00%) Ajax
7 2 (10.00%) LAMP
8 1 (5.00%) Nutch
8 1 (5.00%) OpenID
8 1 (5.00%) OAuth
8 1 (5.00%) Symfony
8 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
8 1 (5.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Social Media
2 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.00%) Statistics
4 1 (5.00%) W3C
4 1 (5.00%) Replication
4 1 (5.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) OO
2 6 (30.00%) Scrum
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) Content Management
3 5 (25.00%) Kanban
3 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (20.00%) ITIL
4 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (20.00%) Service Management
4 4 (20.00%) Information Security
4 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (15.00%) Service Desk Management
6 2 (10.00%) Workflow
7 1 (5.00%) DevOps
7 1 (5.00%) TDD
7 1 (5.00%) Open Source
7 1 (5.00%) BDD
7 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) PHP
2 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) C#
4 3 (15.00%) Java
5 2 (10.00%) C
6 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.00%) VB
6 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Sitecore
2 6 (30.00%) Facebook
2 6 (30.00%) Twitter
2 6 (30.00%) Google
3 4 (20.00%) Rackspace
4 1 (5.00%) EPiServer
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) Adobe