The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dover region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 7 - 3
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PHP 1 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dover 9.09% - 40.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 100.00% - 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£350 - £213
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £283
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +6.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.35 £21.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+6.42% -33.33%
PHP
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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 Dover region.

Programming Languages Category
Dover
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dover 9.09% - 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Average daily rate £350 - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -4.21%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Dover

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Dover

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Dover

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Dover

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dover

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dover 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 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Data Transformation
2 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 2 (66.67%) PHPUnit
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (66.67%) Zend
2 2 (66.67%) Zend Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Zend Studio
2 2 (66.67%) EDIFACT
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) LAMP
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Dover by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dover 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) OpenLDAP
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) PHPUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Zend Studio
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Behat
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Zend Framework
1 2 (66.67%) EDIFACT
1 2 (66.67%) LAMP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) CentOS
1 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Data Transformation
2 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Zend