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 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WordPress
South East / Hampshire
Rank 114 121 122
Rank change year-on-year +7 +1  
Contract jobs citing WordPress 1 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.054% 0.18% 0.093%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.28% 1.00% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £348
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 Hampshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 358 400 333
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 19.23% 18.36% 15.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 278 184
Median daily rate £420 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 18 13
Median hourly rate £26.50 £31.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.87% +40.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.70 £14.05 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.89 £42.50 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.07
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 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 Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WordPress in Hampshire

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 6 (100.00%) CMS
2 5 (83.33%) Content Management
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Joomla!
2 5 (83.33%) Rackspace
3 4 (66.67%) Driving Licence
3 4 (66.67%) Data Protection
3 4 (66.67%) PMO
3 4 (66.67%) IT Strategy
3 4 (66.67%) SLA
3 4 (66.67%) Intranet
3 4 (66.67%) QA
3 4 (66.67%) Statistics
3 4 (66.67%) Marketing
3 4 (66.67%) Document Management
3 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
3 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (66.67%) Legal
4 3 (50.00%) Content Writing
5 1 (16.67%) PaaS
5 1 (16.67%) Shibboleth
5 1 (16.67%) phpBB
5 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (16.67%) Smarty
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (16.67%) OWASP
5 1 (16.67%) IaaS
5 1 (16.67%) Analytics

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Top Related 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 6 (100.00%) CMS
2 5 (83.33%) Joomla!
3 1 (16.67%) Apache
3 1 (16.67%) phpBB
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Intranet
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (66.67%) Legal
1 4 (66.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Web Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Web Content Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Designer
2 3 (50.00%) Support Assistant
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Assistant
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Designer
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Support Assistant
2 3 (50.00%) Web Content Assistant
2 3 (50.00%) Web Content Designer
2 3 (50.00%) Web Designer
2 3 (50.00%) Web Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Website Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Ajax
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Tika
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) LAMP
1 1 (16.67%) Smarty
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Driving Licence
1 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Content Management
2 4 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 4 (66.67%) Document Management
2 4 (66.67%) IT Strategy
2 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 4 (66.67%) Statistics
3 3 (50.00%) Content Writing
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) OWASP
4 1 (16.67%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
1 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) PMO
1 4 (66.67%) QA
1 4 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Piwik
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Rackspace
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Zend