The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for WordPress skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 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
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 27 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 -  
Contract jobs citing WordPress 5 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 2.65% 2.56% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.00% 17.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £313 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £275 £243
% change year-on-year +9.09% +13.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £8.50 £11.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year -22.72% -4.34%  

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

Contract Application Platform Skills
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 25 28 46
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 13.23% 14.36% 18.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 29
Median daily rate £325 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £323 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £451 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +59.09%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +7.14%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton citing WordPress as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in Brighton

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing WordPress in Brighton.

Contractor daily rate trend for WordPress in Brighton

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WordPress in Brighton over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WordPress in Brighton

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Brighton region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) PHP
3 4 (66.67%) CMS
4 3 (50.00%) jQuery
4 3 (50.00%) HTML5
4 3 (50.00%) CSS3
4 3 (50.00%) MySQL
5 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (33.33%) Sass
5 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (33.33%) API Integration
5 2 (33.33%) Web Development
5 2 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Development
6 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
6 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (16.67%) OO PHP
6 1 (16.67%) Web Services
6 1 (16.67%) OO

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 2 (33.33%) WordPress Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Full Stack Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) CSS3
2 3 (50.00%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) Sass
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) API Integration
1 2 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Development
1 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) PHP