The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 27 54 33
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -21
Contract jobs citing PHP 14 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.23% 1.18% 3.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.11% 2.53% 7.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 10
Median daily rate £425 £338 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -4.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £250 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £420 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £35.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-12.76% +63.95%

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
126 198 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 38.07% 46.81% 49.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 152 109
Median daily rate £413 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £275 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £425 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 5
Median hourly rate £19.50 £24.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.40% +8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.50 £19.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £24.50 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for PHP.

1 16 (88.89%) MySQL
2 13 (72.22%) CSS
2 13 (72.22%) HTML
2 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
3 11 (61.11%) Zend
4 10 (55.56%) OOP
4 10 (55.56%) jQuery
5 9 (50.00%) Ajax
5 9 (50.00%) Web Development
5 9 (50.00%) SQL
5 9 (50.00%) Zend Framework
6 8 (44.44%) Front End Development
6 8 (44.44%) Apache
6 8 (44.44%) LAMP
6 8 (44.44%) HTML5
7 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
7 7 (38.89%) CSS3
8 6 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (33.33%) Sass
8 6 (33.33%) Web Design
9 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (22.22%) DevOps
10 3 (16.67%) SOLID
10 3 (16.67%) TDD
10 3 (16.67%) RESTful
11 2 (11.11%) Smarty
11 2 (11.11%) Symfony
11 2 (11.11%) MVC
11 2 (11.11%) Finance
11 2 (11.11%) Linux

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (44.44%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (88.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (88.89%) PHP Developer
3 9 (50.00%) PHP Zend Developer
4 5 (27.78%) PHP Web Developer
4 5 (27.78%) Web Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (5.56%) MySQL Developer
6 1 (5.56%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (5.56%) UI Developer
6 1 (5.56%) UI/UX Developer
6 1 (5.56%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) CSS
1 13 (72.22%) HTML
2 10 (55.56%) jQuery
3 9 (50.00%) Ajax
3 9 (50.00%) Zend Framework
4 8 (44.44%) HTML5
4 8 (44.44%) LAMP
5 7 (38.89%) CSS3
6 6 (33.33%) Sass
7 3 (16.67%) RESTful
8 2 (11.11%) Smarty
8 2 (11.11%) Symfony
9 1 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Graphic Design
2 1 (5.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) OOP
2 9 (50.00%) Web Development
3 8 (44.44%) Front End Development
4 6 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (33.33%) Web Design
5 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (22.22%) DevOps
6 3 (16.67%) SOLID
6 3 (16.67%) TDD
7 2 (11.11%) MVC
8 1 (5.56%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Zend
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Monarch Recruitment Ltd.
Rate: Not specified
Posted: 3 days ago