Period
to 21 February 2020

The median contractor rate for a WordPress Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 21 February 2020.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 53 73 108
Rank change year-on-year +20 +35 -15
Contract jobs requiring a WordPress Developer 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.56% 0.22% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.23% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.45% - -
South East median daily rate £400 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £35.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 517 881 1,198
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.18% 97.67% 96.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 637 916
Oxfordshire median daily rate £415 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.35% -2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £166 £224 £225
90th Percentile £553 £575 £600
South East median daily rate £431 £438 £425
% change year-on-year -1.49% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 28 31
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £29.16 £23.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.06% +42.42% -
10th Percentile £12.95 £16.06 £10.00
90th Percentile £49.35 £51.63 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £18.70 £20.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -8.78% +13.89% +3.27%

WordPress Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings that featured WordPress Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for WordPress Developer in Oxfordshire

WordPress Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WordPress Developer in Oxfordshire

WordPress Developer
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress Developer within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 February 2020. 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
Oxford +13 3 £400 +45.45% 4
WordPress Developer
South East

WordPress Developer Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2020, WordPress Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Oxfordshire region featuring WordPress Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) WordPress
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) React
3 1 (33.33%) Drupal
3 1 (33.33%) Vue.js

WordPress Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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%) WordPress
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) React
2 1 (33.33%) Vue.js
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
1 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
1 2 (66.67%) Web Design
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) PHP