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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 58 63 51
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Contract jobs citing PHP 8 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.21% 0.68% 2.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.93% 1.88% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 8
Average daily rate £401 £175 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+128.85% -53.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £21.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £30.20 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-43.70% -13.71%
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
273 319 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 41.18% 36.29% 51.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 171 223
Average daily rate £365 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £273 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £31.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 April 2016.

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 April 2016, 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 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) CSS
3 5 (55.56%) HTML5
3 5 (55.56%) CSS3
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) Web Development
4 4 (44.44%) OO
4 4 (44.44%) OOD
4 4 (44.44%) C#
5 3 (33.33%) C
5 3 (33.33%) J2EE
5 3 (33.33%) CRM
5 3 (33.33%) ERP
5 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 3 (33.33%) Ruby
5 3 (33.33%) Network Security
5 3 (33.33%) Digital Media
5 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
6 2 (22.22%) TDD
6 2 (22.22%) BC Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) MVC
6 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 1 (11.11%) Drupal
1 1 (11.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Instructor
2 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Java Software Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Architect
4 1 (11.11%) 3D Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (11.11%) HTML Developer
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Unity 3D Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) CSS
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) CSS3
2 5 (55.56%) HTML5
3 3 (33.33%) J2EE
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
5 1 (11.11%) jQuery
5 1 (11.11%) LAMP
5 1 (11.11%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (11.11%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) OO
1 4 (44.44%) OOD
1 4 (44.44%) Web Development
2 3 (33.33%) CRM
2 3 (33.33%) ERP
2 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
4 1 (11.11%) Kanban
4 1 (11.11%) OO PHP
4 1 (11.11%) OOP
4 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) C
4 3 (33.33%) Ruby
5 1 (11.11%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) BC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
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