The first table below looks at the demand for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Dundee region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 9 2 9
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Contract jobs citing PHP 3 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 10.00% 47.37% 14.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.65% 69.23% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Average daily rate £238 £256 £231
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% +10.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £241 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £271 £236
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+79.48% +2.63%
Programming Languages Category
Dundee
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
17 13 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 56.67% 68.42% 62.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 9
Average daily rate £263 £231 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 10
Average hourly rate £35.00 £16.72 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.33% -46.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
PHP
Scotland

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Dundee

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Dundee

PHP
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dundee 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 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) MySQL
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) XHTML
4 3 (42.86%) Joomla!
5 2 (28.57%) Web Application Development
6 1 (14.29%) Stage3D
6 1 (14.29%) Games
6 1 (14.29%) Flash
6 1 (14.29%) jQuery
6 1 (14.29%) Flash Builder
6 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
6 1 (14.29%) Game Development
6 1 (14.29%) Node.js

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dundee 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 3 (42.86%) Joomla!
2 1 (14.29%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Flash Builder
General
1 1 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) PHP Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Applications Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Flash Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) XHTML
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) Stage3D
4 1 (14.29%) Flash
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Web Application Development
2 1 (14.29%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
Dundee
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Rate: £150.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago