Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 July 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 - 103
Rank change year-on-year - +103 -7
Contract jobs citing WordPress 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.16% - 0.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.94% - 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 7
Hertfordshire median daily rate £110 - £325
10th Percentile £105 - £125
90th Percentile £115 - £338
East of England median daily rate £300 £160 £325
% change year-on-year +87.50% -50.77% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £9.00 -

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 213 200 303
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 16.67% 14.31% 18.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 105 154
Hertfordshire median daily rate £413 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25% +11.11%
10th Percentile £200 £172 £200
90th Percentile £588 £588 £488
East of England median daily rate £425 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% +2.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 13
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.29% -5.41% +17.46%
10th Percentile £13.95 £14.20 £12.77
90th Percentile £25.50 £24.90 £34.50
East of England median hourly rate £19.00 £21.25 £23.50
% change year-on-year -10.59% -9.57% +8.05%

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in Hertfordshire

WordPress
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WordPress in Hertfordshire

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Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 July 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
Watford - 1 £110 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
WordPress
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) SEO
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Multimedia
2 1 (50.00%) Document Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Pay per click
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Interactive Media
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Social Media
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Composer
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (50.00%) Link Building
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) gulp
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Xerox
2 1 (50.00%) Content Marketing

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) gulp
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Composer
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Interactive Media
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 1 (50.00%) SEO Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Content Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Document Management
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (50.00%) Link Building
1 1 (50.00%) Pay per click
1 1 (50.00%) SEO
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) Xerox