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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 31 40 42
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Contract jobs citing PHP 8 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.72% 2.59% 1.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.56% 5.88% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 5
Median daily rate £363 £338 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £243 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £408 £249
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £25.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-36.00% -18.03%
PHP
South Wales

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
122 170 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 41.50% 44.04% 35.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 132 101
Median daily rate £375 £330 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.64 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.78% -4.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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
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 28 July 2016.

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 28 July 2016, 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 24 (70.59%) MySQL
2 20 (58.82%) Apache
3 16 (47.06%) SQL Server
3 16 (47.06%) Moodle
4 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
5 13 (38.24%) Windows
5 13 (38.24%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (35.29%) e-Learning
7 11 (32.35%) Penetration Testing
7 11 (32.35%) ITIL
7 11 (32.35%) HTML
7 11 (32.35%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (29.41%) Change Control
8 10 (29.41%) CSS
9 9 (26.47%) Project Management
10 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
11 7 (20.59%) Zend
11 7 (20.59%) LAMP
11 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (17.65%) SQL
13 5 (14.71%) NHS
13 5 (14.71%) OOP
13 5 (14.71%) Scrum
13 5 (14.71%) jQuery
13 5 (14.71%) HTML5
13 5 (14.71%) CSS3
14 4 (11.76%) Open Source
14 4 (11.76%) Web Design
14 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
14 4 (11.76%) TDD

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 20 (58.82%) Apache
2 16 (47.06%) Moodle
3 1 (2.94%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) FTP
2 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (70.59%) MySQL
2 16 (47.06%) SQL Server
3 13 (38.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.76%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (91.18%) Developer
2 15 (44.12%) PHP Developer
3 13 (38.24%) Software Developer
4 9 (26.47%) Moodle Developer
5 6 (17.65%) Senior Developer
6 5 (14.71%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (11.76%) PHP Zend Developer
8 3 (8.82%) LAMP Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Architect
9 2 (5.88%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 2 (5.88%) SQL Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Technical Architect
10 1 (2.94%) Junior
10 1 (2.94%) Junior Developer
10 1 (2.94%) Lead Developer
10 1 (2.94%) Programmer
10 1 (2.94%) Project Manager
10 1 (2.94%) Software Engineer
10 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Developer
10 1 (2.94%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) HTML
2 10 (29.41%) CSS
3 7 (20.59%) LAMP
4 5 (14.71%) CSS3
4 5 (14.71%) HTML5
4 5 (14.71%) jQuery
5 4 (11.76%) XML
6 3 (8.82%) .NET
6 3 (8.82%) Middleware
6 3 (8.82%) PCRE
6 3 (8.82%) Regular Expression
6 3 (8.82%) REST
6 3 (8.82%) SOAP
6 3 (8.82%) Symfony
6 3 (8.82%) Zend Framework
7 2 (5.88%) Doctrine
7 2 (5.88%) WAMP
8 1 (2.94%) Ajax
8 1 (2.94%) Laravel
8 1 (2.94%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) e-Learning
2 5 (14.71%) NHS
3 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 3 (8.82%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.94%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.94%) IPTV
5 1 (2.94%) New Media
5 1 (2.94%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (38.24%) Windows
2 4 (11.76%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) ITIL
1 11 (32.35%) Penetration Testing
1 11 (32.35%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (29.41%) Change Control
3 9 (26.47%) Project Management
4 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (14.71%) OOP
5 5 (14.71%) Scrum
6 4 (11.76%) Open Source
6 4 (11.76%) TDD
6 4 (11.76%) Web Design
7 3 (8.82%) Automated Testing
7 3 (8.82%) BDD
7 3 (8.82%) Data Modelling
7 3 (8.82%) Re-Platforming
7 3 (8.82%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (8.82%) SOA
7 3 (8.82%) Web Development
8 2 (5.88%) EAI
8 2 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
2 6 (17.65%) SQL
3 3 (8.82%) Bash Shell
3 3 (8.82%) Python
4 2 (5.88%) Java
5 1 (2.94%) Apple Swift
5 1 (2.94%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Zend
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) HP
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