The table below looks at the statistics for PHP5 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP5 over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank - 24 31
Contract jobs citing PHP5 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.54% 0.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.04% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
-0.78% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Programming Languages Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
68 49 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 34.00% 26.34% 43.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 26 52
Average daily rate £303 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.57% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 11
Average hourly rate £36.25 £42.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% +32.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

PHP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP5 across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

PHP5
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PHP5 across the Dorset region.

PHP5 Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

PHP5
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PHP5 across the Dorset region.

PHP5 Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

PHP5
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region citing PHP5 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 PHP5.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) OOP
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) CMS
2 4 (80.00%) Symfony
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) Laravel
2 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (80.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (20.00%) Automotive

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region citing PHP5 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 PHP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) CMS
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (20.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) Symfony
2 4 (80.00%) Laravel
2 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) OOP
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
2 4 (80.00%) SQL