The first table below looks at the demand for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 18 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 Gloucester 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 16 11 49
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +38
Contract jobs citing PHP 12 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 8.22% 4.84% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.22% 12.00% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Average daily rate £350 - -
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 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+112.12% -8.33%
Programming Languages Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
54 25 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 36.99% 40.32% 63.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 16 112
Average daily rate £425 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 18
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
PHP
Gloucestershire

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

PHP
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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 9 (75.00%) MySQL
2 7 (58.33%) Drupal
3 5 (41.67%) MVC
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) jQuery
3 5 (41.67%) Symfony
3 5 (41.67%) Zend
3 5 (41.67%) CodeIgniter
3 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
4 4 (33.33%) Ajax
4 4 (33.33%) HTML
4 4 (33.33%) CSS
5 3 (25.00%) Website Architecture
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
7 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (8.33%) XML
7 1 (8.33%) DOM
7 1 (8.33%) UNIX
7 1 (8.33%) OpenEdge
7 1 (8.33%) SonicMQ
7 1 (8.33%) WebSpeed
7 1 (8.33%) HTML5
7 1 (8.33%) CSS3
7 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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 7 (58.33%) Drupal
2 1 (8.33%) OpenEdge
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) WebSpeed
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (83.33%) PHP Developer
3 7 (58.33%) PHP Drupal Developer
4 6 (50.00%) Web Developer
5 5 (41.67%) PHP Web Developer
5 5 (41.67%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 2 (16.67%) Drupal Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Progress Developer
7 1 (8.33%) UI Programmer
7 1 (8.33%) UI Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) jQuery
1 5 (41.67%) Symfony
1 5 (41.67%) CodeIgniter
2 4 (33.33%) Ajax
2 4 (33.33%) HTML
2 4 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) DOM
3 1 (8.33%) SonicMQ
3 1 (8.33%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) CSS3
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) MVC
2 3 (25.00%) Website Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Zend
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