The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 28 31 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Contract jobs citing PHP 16 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.89% 0.81% 4.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.52% 2.33% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 10
Average daily rate
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£295 £375 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.33% +22.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £375 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £375 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £21.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+59.52% -30.00%
PHP
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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 Cardiff region.

Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
168 86 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 51.38% 34.82% 41.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 57 61
Average daily rate £350 £295 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% -5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £388 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 5
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +24.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £18.97 £10.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.40 £19.17 £16.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

PHP
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 28 (80.00%) HTML
2 23 (65.71%) JavaScript
2 23 (65.71%) CSS
3 19 (54.29%) jQuery
3 19 (54.29%) HTML5
4 16 (45.71%) CSS3
4 16 (45.71%) MVC
5 14 (40.00%) Ajax
6 13 (37.14%) OO
7 11 (31.43%) OOP
7 11 (31.43%) SQL
8 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (25.71%) Web Design
9 9 (25.71%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (22.86%) MySQL
11 7 (20.00%) XML
11 7 (20.00%) Apache
11 7 (20.00%) Ruby
12 6 (17.14%) JSON
12 6 (17.14%) Python
13 5 (14.29%) Scala
14 4 (11.43%) BDD
14 4 (11.43%) Apple iOS
14 4 (11.43%) Android
14 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
14 4 (11.43%) QUnit
14 4 (11.43%) Jasmine
14 4 (11.43%) Sass
14 4 (11.43%) Sinon.JS
14 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 7 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (2.86%) Drupal
2 1 (2.86%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.86%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) HTTP
2 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) MySQL
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
1 4 (11.43%) QUnit
1 4 (11.43%) Jasmine
1 4 (11.43%) Sinon.JS
2 3 (8.57%) Subversion
2 3 (8.57%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.57%) Trac
2 3 (8.57%) Hudson
2 3 (8.57%) Cucumber
2 3 (8.57%) JIRA
3 1 (2.86%) Grunt
3 1 (2.86%) PhantomJS
3 1 (2.86%) Selenium
3 1 (2.86%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Marketing
2 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.71%) Electronics
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (91.43%) Developer
2 20 (57.14%) PHP Developer
3 9 (25.71%) Web Developer
4 7 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Systems Developer
7 1 (2.86%) QA Tester
7 1 (2.86%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) QA Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Tester
7 1 (2.86%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (80.00%) HTML
2 23 (65.71%) CSS
3 19 (54.29%) jQuery
3 19 (54.29%) HTML5
4 16 (45.71%) CSS3
5 14 (40.00%) Ajax
6 7 (20.00%) XML
7 6 (17.14%) JSON
8 4 (11.43%) Sass
9 3 (8.57%) LAMP
9 3 (8.57%) Web Services
9 3 (8.57%) RESTful
9 3 (8.57%) CodeIgniter
10 2 (5.71%) Gherkin
10 2 (5.71%) .NET
11 1 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails
11 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
11 1 (2.86%) SOAP
11 1 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (2.86%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Open Source
2 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.71%) W3C
2 2 (5.71%) DTV
3 1 (2.86%) IPTV
3 1 (2.86%) User Experience
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.86%) New Media
3 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.86%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Apple iOS
1 4 (11.43%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) MVC
2 13 (37.14%) OO
3 11 (31.43%) OOP
4 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (25.71%) Web Design
5 9 (25.71%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (11.43%) BDD
6 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.71%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (5.71%) Analytics
8 2 (5.71%) OO PHP
8 2 (5.71%) SOA
8 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.71%) TDD
8 2 (5.71%) Web Development
8 2 (5.71%) Scrum
8 2 (5.71%) Programme Management
9 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
9 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (65.71%) JavaScript
2 11 (31.43%) SQL
3 7 (20.00%) Ruby
4 6 (17.14%) Python
5 5 (14.29%) Scala
6 3 (8.57%) PHP5
6 3 (8.57%) PHP4
7 2 (5.71%) Java
8 1 (2.86%) C#
8 1 (2.86%) C++
8 1 (2.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle
1 3 (8.57%) Zend
2 2 (5.71%) SAP
3 1 (2.86%) Google
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