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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WordPress
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank - 52 -
Contract jobs citing WordPress 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.31% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 2.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £144 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £300 £250
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+112.50% -11.11%

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
114 81 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.04% 12.54% 22.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 35 92
Median daily rate £405 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.73% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £253 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £588 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £14.50 £37.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.33% +200.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +8.57%

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
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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