Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 18 November 2018 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 Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 57 55
Rank change year-on-year -22 -2 +26
Contract jobs citing WordPress 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.12% 0.33% 0.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.83% 2.30% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Cardiff median daily rate £400 £200 £125
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +100.00% +59.68% -
10th Percentile £375 £175 £96
90th Percentile £425 £225 £147
South Wales median daily rate £400 £200 £151
% change year-on-year +100.00% +32.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - -

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 Cardiff with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 120 87 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 14.49% 14.15% 12.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 61 46
Cardiff median daily rate £425 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -9.68% +3.33%
10th Percentile £313 £136 £229
90th Percentile £595 £476 £550
South Wales median daily rate £425 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Cardiff median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +12.00% -23.08%
10th Percentile £13.45 £13.50 £11.35
90th Percentile £135.75 £14.50 £13.65
South Wales median hourly rate £23.00 £12.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year +91.67% -11.11% -35.71%

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing WordPress as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in Cardiff

WordPress
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WordPress in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing WordPress also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (100.00%) WooCommerce

WordPress
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) WooCommerce