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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 27 36 26
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Contract jobs citing PHP 9 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 4.11% 0.79% 4.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.26% 1.82% 9.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Median daily rate £250 £313 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +78.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £293 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £333 £195
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £39.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-60.25% +14.70%
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
109 110 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 49.77% 43.31% 53.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 61 56
Median daily rate £420 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 4
Median hourly rate £34.00 £19.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.35% +50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +3.49%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the Devon region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 June 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
Exeter +6 6 £168 -46.40% 1
Torquay - 2 £338 -
Plymouth - 1 - -
PHP
South West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 9 (75.00%) HTML
2 8 (66.67%) MySQL
2 8 (66.67%) CSS
3 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (58.33%) jQuery
4 5 (41.67%) Java
4 5 (41.67%) HTML5
5 4 (33.33%) C#
5 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 3 (25.00%) Magento
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) Web Development
6 3 (25.00%) CRM
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (25.00%) XML
7 2 (16.67%) User Experience
7 2 (16.67%) Sass
7 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 2 (16.67%) C++
7 2 (16.67%) Delphi
7 2 (16.67%) SQL
7 2 (16.67%) VB
7 2 (16.67%) .NET
7 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
7 2 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (16.67%) CMS
7 2 (16.67%) Scrum
7 2 (16.67%) Web Design
7 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM

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 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (16.67%) CMS
1 2 (16.67%) Drupal
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Magento
2 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (8.33%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (8.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (8.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) MySQL
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) PHP Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Magento Developer
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Junior
4 2 (16.67%) Junior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Junior PHP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) HTML
2 8 (66.67%) CSS
3 7 (58.33%) jQuery
4 5 (41.67%) HTML5
5 3 (25.00%) XML
6 2 (16.67%) .NET
6 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (16.67%) Sass
7 1 (8.33%) Ajax
7 1 (8.33%) Laravel
7 1 (8.33%) REST
7 1 (8.33%) SOAP
7 1 (8.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Blog
2 1 (8.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (8.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Android
1 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) CRM
2 3 (25.00%) Web Development
3 2 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (16.67%) Kanban
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) Web Design
4 1 (8.33%) API Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 1 (8.33%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) OO PHP
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) C++
4 2 (16.67%) Delphi
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) VB
5 1 (8.33%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle