The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WordPress
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank - 37 35
Contract jobs citing WordPress 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry - 0.28% 0.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 1.52% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £163
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £250
% change year-on-year - +20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £9.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year +372.22% -42.85%  

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 Coventry with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 53 66 69
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 14.44% 18.70% 21.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 34 42
Median daily rate £375 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.36% +0.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £256 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 1
Median hourly rate £19.50 £17.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.70% -53.42%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry 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 Coventry

WordPress
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WordPress in Coventry