The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southend-on-Sea region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing WordPress 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea - - -
As % of the Application Platforms category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £244 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.00 £10.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -37.50%
WordPress
Essex

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

Application Platforms Category
Southend-on-Sea
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
7 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 50.00% 37.14% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 11
Average daily rate £365 £425 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.11% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £170 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%