The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 29 June 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 61 72
Contract jobs citing WordPress 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes - 0.45% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 2.50% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £285 £238
% change year-on-year +5.26% +20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £8.50 £11.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year -22.72% -4.34%  

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 177 120 129
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 23.76% 17.88% 15.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 121 141
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Median hourly rate - £15.25 £28.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -45.67%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -3.84% +23.80%  

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in Milton Keynes

WordPress
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WordPress in Milton Keynes