The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 54 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WordPress 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.35% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.82% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £144 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £250 £253
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -0.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-22.33% -11.20%
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
71 126 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 12.59% 20.00% 21.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 66 62
Average daily rate £475 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.01% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £223 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £530 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 8
Average hourly rate £37.50 £12.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+200.00% -46.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WordPress across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
St Albans - 2 £144 - 1
WordPress
East of England

WordPress
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (66.67%) Web Design
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) Magento
2 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 1 (33.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Magento
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) PHP Developer
1 2 (66.67%) WordPress Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PHP