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 17 December 2014 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 121 89 -
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -
Contract jobs citing WordPress 5 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.23% 0.71% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.20% 3.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 0
Average daily rate
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£343 £225 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £253 £231 £233
% change year-on-year
+9.18% -0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £29.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -10.76%
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
417 324 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 18.90% 19.24% 18.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 182 151
Average daily rate £360 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 11
Average hourly rate £23.36 £19.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.79% +11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.23 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £155.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.23 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.51% -9.34%

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
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 17 December 2014. 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
Southampton -5 2 £375 +66.66% 3
Winchester - - - -
Andover - - - -
WordPress
South East

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) PHP
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
2 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
3 9 (81.82%) Drupal
4 8 (72.73%) CMS
5 7 (63.64%) Java
6 6 (54.55%) MySQL
7 5 (45.45%) Degree
7 5 (45.45%) jQuery
8 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (36.36%) PHP5
8 4 (36.36%) HTML5
8 4 (36.36%) Zend
8 4 (36.36%) CodeIgniter
8 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
8 4 (36.36%) OO PHP
8 4 (36.36%) Ajax
8 4 (36.36%) Subversion
8 4 (36.36%) Debian
8 4 (36.36%) MVC
8 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
8 4 (36.36%) SOAP
8 4 (36.36%) Web Services
8 4 (36.36%) Windows
8 4 (36.36%) Linux
8 4 (36.36%) OO
8 4 (36.36%) Apache
8 4 (36.36%) Microsoft

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 9 (81.82%) Drupal
2 8 (72.73%) CMS
3 4 (36.36%) Apache
4 3 (27.27%) TeamSite
5 1 (9.09%) Joomla!
5 1 (9.09%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) MySQL
2 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Subversion
General
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) PHP Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Web Developer
4 2 (18.18%) WordPress Developer
5 1 (9.09%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) PHP Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (9.09%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (45.45%) jQuery
3 4 (36.36%) HTML5
3 4 (36.36%) CodeIgniter
3 4 (36.36%) Ajax
3 4 (36.36%) SOAP
3 4 (36.36%) Web Services
4 3 (27.27%) XML
4 3 (27.27%) XSL
4 3 (27.27%) Symfony
5 2 (18.18%) CSS3
6 1 (9.09%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (36.36%) Debian
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) OO PHP
1 4 (36.36%) MVC
1 4 (36.36%) OO
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (18.18%) Content Management
4 1 (9.09%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) PHP
2 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
3 7 (63.64%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) HNC
2 2 (18.18%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Zend
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
1 4 (36.36%) Red Hat