The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 22 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
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 35
Contract jobs citing WordPress 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield - - 0.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £198
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £275 £243
% change year-on-year +9.09% +13.40%  
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 Sheffield with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Sheffield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 49 91 49
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 20.94% 23.76% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 70 32
Median daily rate £450 £500 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +81.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £350 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £625 £511
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £8.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +7.14%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield citing WordPress as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in Sheffield

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WordPress in Sheffield

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress in Sheffield.

Contractor hourly rate trend for WordPress in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) REST

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP WordPress Developer
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) REST
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP