The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 28 31 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Contract jobs citing PHP 4 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 2.23% 0.92% 5.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.55% 2.35% 17.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Median daily rate £338 - £213
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 - £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 - £278
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £30.20 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-48.67% -13.71%
PHP
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
88 85 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 49.16% 39.17% 34.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 35 29
Median daily rate £415 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 6
Median hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +169.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £34.00 £12.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.60 £36.00 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Devon

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

PHP
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Devon region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Torquay - 2 £338 -
Plymouth +6 1 - -
Exeter - 1 - - 4
PHP
South West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Devon region with a requirement for PHP.

1 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (37.50%) Selenium
3 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
3 3 (37.50%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) CRM
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (25.00%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) Delphi
4 2 (25.00%) VB
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) Drupal
2 1 (12.50%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Magento
2 1 (12.50%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (12.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) JIRA
2 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Tester
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Functional Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Magento Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Gherkin
4 2 (25.00%) Sass
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) Laravel
5 1 (12.50%) REST
5 1 (12.50%) SOAP
5 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Android
1 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) Kanban
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) Delphi
3 2 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) Disclosure Scotland
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