The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 56 65 55
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Contract jobs citing PHP 11 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.27% 1.34% 1.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.83% 2.65% 2.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 8
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£350 £275 £241
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +13.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £262 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £375 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-2.30% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £22.66
% change year-on-year
-19.35% +36.80%
PHP
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
287 415 397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 33.22% 50.73% 50.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 170 185
Average daily rate £350 £375 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £443 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Average hourly rate £52.50 - £11.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

PHP
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 14 (82.35%) HTML
3 12 (70.59%) CSS
4 7 (41.18%) TDD
5 6 (35.29%) OO
5 6 (35.29%) HTML5
6 5 (29.41%) BDD
6 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (23.53%) CMS
7 4 (23.53%) Drupal
7 4 (23.53%) MySQL
7 4 (23.53%) CSS3
8 3 (17.65%) jQuery
8 3 (17.65%) WordPress
8 3 (17.65%) SQL
8 3 (17.65%) .NET
8 3 (17.65%) Workflow
9 2 (11.76%) Web Development
9 2 (11.76%) VBScript
9 2 (11.76%) Classic ASP
9 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
10 1 (5.88%) Web Services
10 1 (5.88%) Linux
10 1 (5.88%) C#
10 1 (5.88%) SEO
10 1 (5.88%) CRM
10 1 (5.88%) DNS
10 1 (5.88%) Adobe
10 1 (5.88%) Project Management
10 1 (5.88%) Degree

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 4 (23.53%) CMS
1 4 (23.53%) Drupal
2 3 (17.65%) WordPress
3 1 (5.88%) concrete5
3 1 (5.88%) Joomla!
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.88%) gulp
General
1 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Web Developer
2 5 (29.41%) PHP Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (17.65%) PHP Programmer
3 3 (17.65%) Programmer
4 2 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) HTML
2 12 (70.59%) CSS
3 6 (35.29%) HTML5
4 4 (23.53%) CSS3
5 3 (17.65%) jQuery
5 3 (17.65%) .NET
6 2 (11.76%) Classic ASP
6 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
7 1 (5.88%) WAMP
7 1 (5.88%) Web Services
7 1 (5.88%) Ajax
7 1 (5.88%) Backbone.js
7 1 (5.88%) Ember.js
7 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.88%) React
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) TDD
2 6 (35.29%) OO
3 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) BDD
4 3 (17.65%) Workflow
5 2 (11.76%) Web Development
6 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.88%) Content Management
6 1 (5.88%) CRM
6 1 (5.88%) Project Management
6 1 (5.88%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) VBScript
4 1 (5.88%) PHP5
4 1 (5.88%) CoffeeScript
4 1 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Adobe
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £200 - £230 per week
Posted: 3 days ago