Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 January 2018 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 93 87
Contract jobs citing WordPress 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire - 0.071% 0.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.39% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Hertfordshire median daily rate - £425 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +183.33% -
East of England median daily rate £300 £235 £194
% change year-on-year +27.66% +21.29% -22.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 246 255 221
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 15.88% 17.98% 15.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 122 92
Hertfordshire median daily rate £413 £389 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.11% +3.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £248 £225 £185
90th Percentile £550 £538 £575
East of England median daily rate £425 £388 £385
% change year-on-year +9.68% +0.65% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 13
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £30.25 £15.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +95.16% -52.31% +51.16%
10th Percentile £14.40 £12.13 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £38.38 £40.50
East of England median hourly rate £39.75 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year +32.50% +1.69% +47.50%

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