Period
to 24 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for WordPress skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WordPress over the 6 months to 24 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

WordPress
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank - 161 169
Contract jobs citing WordPress 0 2 5
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Berkshire - 0.061% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.52% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £338
South East median daily rate £300 £400 £300
% change year-on-year -25.00% +33.33% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £14.15 £35.00
% change year-on-year - -59.57% -

WordPress is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 209 386 625
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 16.81% 11.77% 15.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 207 314
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £322 £200 £312
90th Percentile £600 £625 £624
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £450
% change year-on-year +2.86% -2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 23
Median hourly rate £39.79 £18.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +115.09% +54.17% -
Median hourly rate £43.75 £17.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year +150.00% -1.41% -8.01%

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing WordPress as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in Berkshire

WordPress
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing WordPress in Berkshire.

Daily rate trend for WordPress in Berkshire