The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WordPress
South East / Kent
Rank - 46 -
Contract jobs citing WordPress 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - 0.83% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 5.36% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
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 - £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- -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 Kent region.

Application Platforms Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9 56 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 3.40% 15.43% 13.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 46 28
Median daily rate £388 £420 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.73% +26.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £179 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £605 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +1.40%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

WordPress
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

WordPress Daily Rate Trend in Kent

WordPress
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 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 Kent region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) PHP 5
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Sass

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (50.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP 5