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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 28 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing PHP 10 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.56% 2.96% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.26% 7.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 0
Average daily rate
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£315 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £275
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +10.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £190.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-32.69% -13.33%
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
121 117 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 43.06% 38.49% 40.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 86 37
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £295 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 7
Average hourly rate £27.50 £110.13 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.02% +622.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.88 £21.33 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £190.00 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 3 March 2015.

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 3 March 2015, 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 17 (65.38%) HTML
2 12 (46.15%) CSS
2 12 (46.15%) MVC
3 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
3 11 (42.31%) HTML5
4 10 (38.46%) jQuery
4 10 (38.46%) Ajax
5 9 (34.62%) OO
6 8 (30.77%) Apache
6 8 (30.77%) XML
6 8 (30.77%) Web Design
6 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (30.77%) Responsive Web Design
6 8 (30.77%) CSS3
7 7 (26.92%) Zend
7 7 (26.92%) MySQL
7 7 (26.92%) SQL
8 6 (23.08%) JSON
9 5 (19.23%) OOP
10 4 (15.38%) Ruby
11 3 (11.54%) Zend Framework
11 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
11 3 (11.54%) Open Source
11 3 (11.54%) Oracle
11 3 (11.54%) Python
11 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
12 2 (7.69%) Marketing
12 2 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
12 2 (7.69%) TDD

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 8 (30.77%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) Zope
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
2 1 (3.85%) Hudson
2 1 (3.85%) QUnit
2 1 (3.85%) Jasmine
2 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) Trac
2 1 (3.85%) Sinon.JS
2 1 (3.85%) Subversion
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) Selenium
General
1 2 (7.69%) Electronics
1 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
1 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
1 2 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Developer
2 19 (73.08%) PHP Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Web Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.85%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) QA Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Developer
5 1 (3.85%) QA Tester
5 1 (3.85%) Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (65.38%) HTML
2 12 (46.15%) CSS
3 11 (42.31%) HTML5
4 10 (38.46%) Ajax
4 10 (38.46%) jQuery
5 8 (30.77%) XML
5 8 (30.77%) CSS3
6 6 (23.08%) JSON
7 3 (11.54%) Zend Framework
8 2 (7.69%) LAMP
9 1 (3.85%) Mason
9 1 (3.85%) RESTful
9 1 (3.85%) CodeIgniter
9 1 (3.85%) CakePHP
9 1 (3.85%) Django
9 1 (3.85%) Sass
9 1 (3.85%) Semantic HTML
9 1 (3.85%) Apache Cordova
9 1 (3.85%) Catalyst
9 1 (3.85%) CPAN
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Open Source
2 2 (7.69%) DTV
3 1 (3.85%) IPTV
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.85%) New Media
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
1 1 (3.85%) Android
1 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) MVC
2 9 (34.62%) OO
3 8 (30.77%) Web Design
3 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (30.77%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (19.23%) OOP
5 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.69%) TDD
6 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.69%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.69%) OO PHP
6 2 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.85%) Manual Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.85%) BDD
7 1 (3.85%) DevOps
7 1 (3.85%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
2 7 (26.92%) SQL
3 4 (15.38%) Ruby
4 3 (11.54%) Python
5 2 (7.69%) Java
6 1 (3.85%) Groovy
6 1 (3.85%) Scala
6 1 (3.85%) Perl
6 1 (3.85%) C
6 1 (3.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) ISEB
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Zend
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) SAP
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