Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 20 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
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 - 48
Rank change year-on-year - +48 -6
Contract jobs citing WordPress 3 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.73% - 0.83%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.11% - 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Liverpool median daily rate - - £165
Merseyside median daily rate - - £165
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside 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 Liverpool with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Liverpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 73 103 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 17.72% 23.68% 19.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 51 55
Liverpool median daily rate £350 £375 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -8.54% +23.77%
10th Percentile £194 £291 £150
90th Percentile £600 £500 £526
Merseyside median daily rate £369 £375 £400
% change year-on-year -1.67% -6.25% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Liverpool median hourly rate £12.50 £14.34 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.83% -10.38% +6.67%
10th Percentile £9.60 £13.70 £14.45
90th Percentile £14.35 £17.19 £18.35
Merseyside median hourly rate £12.50 £14.34 £16.00
% change year-on-year -12.83% -10.38% +6.67%

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in Liverpool

WordPress
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WordPress in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 20 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CMS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (66.67%) Drupal
2 2 (66.67%) Umbraco
2 2 (66.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Sitecore
3 1 (33.33%) Mocha
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Joomla!
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 1 (33.33%) Cross-Platform Development
3 1 (33.33%) Chai
3 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Jasmine
3 1 (33.33%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) LESS

WordPress
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (100.00%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Drupal
2 2 (66.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Umbraco
3 1 (33.33%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Grunt
1 1 (33.33%) gulp
1 1 (33.33%) Jasmine
1 1 (33.33%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (33.33%) Mocha
1 1 (33.33%) Sinon.JS
1 1 (33.33%) webpack
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (66.67%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (33.33%) Chai
2 1 (33.33%) Ionic Framework
2 1 (33.33%) LESS
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) React
2 1 (33.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 1 (33.33%) Cross-Platform Development
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Sitecore
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe