Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 24 September 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
England > North East
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 93 -
Contract jobs citing WordPress 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East - 0.083% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.36% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median daily rate - - -
England median daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £14.27 £25.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -44.05% +70.00% -58.90%

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 the North East with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 194 274 687
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 16.06% 22.76% 23.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 189 451
North East median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -26.97%
10th Percentile £288 £246 £225
90th Percentile £550 £570 £500
England median daily rate £460 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 47
North East median hourly rate £14.00 £23.25 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.78% -16.96% +93.10%
10th Percentile £11.85 £9.50 £15.00
90th Percentile £21.65 £40.00 £36.00
England median hourly rate £21.29 £20.96 £20.00
% change year-on-year +1.59% +4.78% +3.94%

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing WordPress as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in the North East

WordPress
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WordPress in the North East