The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 58 56 65
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Contract jobs citing WordPress 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.16% 0.15% 0.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.83% 1.16% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £425 £225 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+88.88% +12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £259 £251
% change year-on-year
+6.17% +3.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £75.00 -
% change year-on-year
-23.33% -
WordPress
East of England

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

Application Platforms Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
121 86 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 19.30% 13.23% 15.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 37 67
Median daily rate £375 £405 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +0.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £585 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 6
Median hourly rate £16.50 £21.25 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.35% -11.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £10.03 £14.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.45 £35.50 £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.90 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -10.25%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

WordPress
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

WordPress Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

WordPress
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

WordPress Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

WordPress
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Watford - 1 £425 -
WordPress
East of England

WordPress
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Degree

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree