The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 39 26 24
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Contract jobs citing PHP 3 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 0.98% 2.84% 2.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.13% 5.49% 4.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £238 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £286 £285
% change year-on-year
+13.53% +0.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £27.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+22.00% +41.02%
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
96 91 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 31.27% 51.70% 45.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 47 35
Average daily rate £398 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.57% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £492 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 3
Average hourly rate £37.00 £28.63 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.25% -28.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Devon region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth 0 1 - - 1
Tiverton - - - -
Exeter - - - - 2
Kingsbridge - - - -
PHP
South West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 8 (53.33%) Drupal
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 7 (46.67%) MySQL
3 6 (40.00%) Content Management
3 6 (40.00%) Document Management
3 6 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 6 (40.00%) Business Continuity
3 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (40.00%) PHPUnit
4 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
6 3 (20.00%) Node.js
6 3 (20.00%) Apache Solr
6 3 (20.00%) OOP
6 3 (20.00%) Alfresco
6 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (13.33%) CodeIgniter
7 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
7 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
7 2 (13.33%) SCOM
7 2 (13.33%) Summit
7 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
7 2 (13.33%) ISO 9001
7 2 (13.33%) CSS
7 2 (13.33%) XML
7 2 (13.33%) ISO 14001
7 2 (13.33%) SQL
7 2 (13.33%) SMPP
7 2 (13.33%) HTML
7 2 (13.33%) MongoDB

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 (53.33%) Drupal
2 3 (20.00%) Node.js
2 3 (20.00%) Apache Solr
2 3 (20.00%) Alfresco
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (40.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) PHP Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Drupal Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 3 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Systems Developer
5 2 (13.33%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) CodeIgniter
1 2 (13.33%) CSS
1 2 (13.33%) XML
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Content Management
1 6 (40.00%) Document Management
1 6 (40.00%) Automated Testing
1 6 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (20.00%) OOP
3 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO 9001
1 2 (13.33%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft