The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank - - 29
Contract jobs citing WordPress 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield - - 0.86%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £255 £250
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +3.44%
WordPress
South Yorkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
117 40 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 28.89% 17.39% 18.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 22 20
Average daily rate £450 £463 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +62.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £333 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £9.00 - £20.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WordPress across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

WordPress
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

WordPress Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

WordPress
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

WordPress Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield