Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 23 November 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
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 53 58
Rank change year-on-year 0 +5 -
Contract jobs citing WordPress 3 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.54% 0.76% 0.87%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.09% 3.45% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
East Sussex median daily rate £310 £263 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.10% -25.00% -
10th Percentile £271 £251 £284
90th Percentile £383 £284 £385
South East median daily rate £320 £276 £300
% change year-on-year +16.15% -8.17% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £13.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year - -64.38% +196.75%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 97 116 144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 17.54% 21.97% 20.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 73 87
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +25.00% +17.07%
10th Percentile £300 £213 £225
90th Percentile £594 £535 £488
South East median daily rate £402 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +0.50% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 7
East Sussex median hourly rate £32.50 £23.68 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.25% +28.00% -7.08%
10th Percentile £29.75 £21.34 £10.61
90th Percentile £35.25 £34.74 £19.94
South East median hourly rate £19.32 £22.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.14% +21.62% +12.91%

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Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in East Sussex

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WordPress in East Sussex

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WordPress in East Sussex over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WordPress in East Sussex

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Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +5 3 £310 +18.10%
WordPress
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) WAMP
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Laravel
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Veeva
2 1 (33.33%) API Development
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Symfony

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Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 1 (33.33%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Veeva
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) Laravel
2 1 (33.33%) Symfony
2 1 (33.33%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) API Development
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PHP