Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 21 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
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 47 51
Rank change year-on-year +11 +4 -
Contract jobs citing WordPress 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 0.87% 0.24% 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.98% 1.06% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
North Yorkshire median daily rate £250 - £265
10th Percentile £220 - £258
90th Percentile £280 - £273
Yorkshire median daily rate £275 £325 £250
% change year-on-year -15.38% +30.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 43 94 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 12.46% 22.60% 17.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 40 54
North Yorkshire median daily rate £250 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +7.14% +16.67%
10th Percentile £118 £218 £191
90th Percentile £525 £476 £422
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.09% +3.19% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 4
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.97 £13.19 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.46% +9.88% -4.91%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.25 £21.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -22.62% +40.00% -6.25%

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in North Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WordPress in North Yorkshire

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Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the North Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Skipton - 2 £250 -
Middlesbrough - 1 £250 -
WordPress
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
3 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (33.33%) Email Management
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) Content Development
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) XHTML
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe
3 1 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Sitecore
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Email Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing

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Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP WordPress Developer
2 2 (66.67%) WordPress Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (33.33%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (33.33%) HTML Developer
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL Developer
3 1 (33.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (33.33%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) XHTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Web Design
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (33.33%) Content Development
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Email Management
2 1 (33.33%) Email Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore