Period
to 20 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 20 May 2018 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
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - - 23
Contract jobs citing WordPress 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire - - 1.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Worcestershire median daily rate - - £275
West Midlands median daily rate £325 £305 £250
% change year-on-year +6.56% +22.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Worcestershire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £9.00

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Worcestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 15 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 10.64% 10.13% 6.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 8
Worcestershire median daily rate £325 £368 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.56% +5.00% -9.68%
10th Percentile £252 £329 £202
90th Percentile £422 £414 £563
West Midlands median daily rate £408 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +1.88% -3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Worcestershire median hourly rate - £12.50 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £19.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year -19.48% +28.33% -5.36%

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in Worcestershire

WordPress
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WordPress in Worcestershire