Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 22 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 40 71
Contract jobs citing WordPress 0 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton - 1.97% 0.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 13.33% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Southampton median daily rate - £225 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.00% -2.91%
Hampshire median daily rate £200 £225 £250
% change year-on-year -11.11% -10.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £36.50

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 Southampton with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 69 75 128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 14.41% 14.76% 18.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 45 103
Southampton median daily rate £356 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +3.45% -0.68%
10th Percentile £292 £213 £263
90th Percentile £483 £513 £436
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +1.97% +1.33% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Southampton median hourly rate £17.75 £12.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.00% -54.55% +85.06%
10th Percentile £17.33 £10.85 £12.32
90th Percentile £17.98 £14.15 £36.12
Hampshire median hourly rate £18.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year -55.00% +9.59% +119.75%

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in Southampton

WordPress
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WordPress in Southampton