Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 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 > Hampshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 155 160 171
Rank change year-on-year +5 +11 -5
Contract jobs citing WordPress 4 15 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.11% 0.39% 0.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.64% 1.91% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 16
Hampshire median daily rate £200 £323 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.98% +29.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £125 £205 £222
90th Percentile £425 £345 £356
South East median daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £36.50
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 Hampshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 626 786 941
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 17.77% 20.20% 21.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 472 560
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.97% +1.33% +3.81%
10th Percentile £213 £250 £259
90th Percentile £488 £500 £510
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 51 29
Hampshire median hourly rate £18.67 £40.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.33% +9.59% +113.33%
10th Percentile £12.05 £17.50 £13.12
90th Percentile £41.35 £59.31 £47.25
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £22.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.04% +21.62% +13.57%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in Hampshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WordPress in Hampshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WordPress in Hampshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WordPress in Hampshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for WordPress in Hampshire

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Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Basingstoke -22 1 - - 2
Portsmouth - 1 £450 -
WordPress
South East

For the 6 months to 18 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 4 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) LAMP
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (50.00%) Advertising
4 1 (25.00%) CMS
4 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (25.00%) WooCommerce
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Magento
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) Laravel
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
4 1 (25.00%) Adobe

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) WordPress Developer
3 2 (50.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (25.00%) LAMP Developer
4 1 (25.00%) PHP WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) LAMP
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) Laravel
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe
1 1 (25.00%) WooCommerce