Period
to 9 July 2020

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 9 July 2020 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
9 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - - 116
Contract jobs citing WordPress 0 0 1
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the North East - - 0.074%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £205
England median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £23.40 - £23.80

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 40 188 274
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 8.42% 16.86% 20.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 124 194
Median daily rate £425 £425 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.48% -0.47%
10th Percentile £340 £163 £261
90th Percentile £619 £575 £550
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 4
Median hourly rate £20.00 £12.00 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -34.25% -25.51%
10th Percentile £19.00 £10.50 £13.95
90th Percentile £21.00 £21.00 £31.18
Median hourly rate £23.41 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +17.05% - -3.61%

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing WordPress as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing WordPress in the North East.

Daily rate trend for WordPress in the North East