The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 15 13 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing PHP 4 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 5.63% 13.46% 8.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.70% 19.44% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 4
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£388 £350 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
- +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £33.78 £22.66
% change year-on-year
+15.47% +49.05%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Bath region.

Programming Languages Category
Bath
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
46 36 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 64.79% 69.23% 45.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 31 11
Average daily rate £388 £308 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.01% +36.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £413 £265
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PHP across the Bath region.

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Bath

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PHP across the Bath region.

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

PHP
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bath region citing PHP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PHP.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) HTTP
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Ajax
3 3 (50.00%) RESTful
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) Node.js
3 3 (50.00%) CSS3
3 3 (50.00%) Backbone.js
3 3 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (50.00%) MySQL
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) Drupal
4 1 (16.67%) WordPress
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bath region citing PHP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PHP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (16.67%) Drupal
2 1 (16.67%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (33.33%) PHP Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (16.67%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) Ajax
2 3 (50.00%) RESTful
2 3 (50.00%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) CSS3
2 3 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 3 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Bath, Avon
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