The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing PHP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £314 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.56% -7.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £22.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-26.66% -39.18%
PHP
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Programming Languages Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
31 54 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 34.83% 56.84% 46.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 28 7
Median daily rate £385 £308 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.20% -18.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £196 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £463 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 £32.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.68% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Belfast region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Belfast