The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 34 20 38
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +18
Contract jobs citing PHP 19 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.18% 6.02% 1.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.18% 15.00% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £215 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+86.04% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £288 £290
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -0.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 £31.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+12.80% +13.63%
PHP
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
207 100 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 45.49% 40.16% 53.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 48 69
Average daily rate £425 £310 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.09% -17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 15
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% -17.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

PHP
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

PHP
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -12 9 £450 +91.48% 5
Gloucester -5 6 £305 +52.50% 8
Cirencester - 1 £300 -
Stroud - - - - 6
Tewkesbury - - - -
Wotton-under-Edge - - - -
PHP
South West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 15 (40.54%) JavaScript
2 14 (37.84%) OO
3 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (32.43%) Subversion
3 12 (32.43%) jQuery
4 11 (29.73%) Release Management
4 11 (29.73%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (29.73%) Security Cleared
4 11 (29.73%) Apache Ivy
4 11 (29.73%) Maven
4 11 (29.73%) Lua
4 11 (29.73%) Python
4 11 (29.73%) CSS
4 11 (29.73%) UNIX
4 11 (29.73%) ClearCase
4 11 (29.73%) Perl
4 11 (29.73%) HTML
4 11 (29.73%) Java
4 11 (29.73%) Ant
4 11 (29.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 10 (27.03%) MySQL
6 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
7 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
7 8 (21.62%) Sun
7 8 (21.62%) Sun Certification
8 7 (18.92%) Yii
8 7 (18.92%) DV Cleared
9 6 (16.22%) Unit Testing
9 6 (16.22%) Zend
9 6 (16.22%) Relational Database

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 2 (5.41%) IIS
1 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.41%) Node.js
1 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Intranet
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) MySQL
2 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
3 6 (16.22%) Relational Database
4 3 (8.11%) Hadoop
4 3 (8.11%) Big Data
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (32.43%) Subversion
2 11 (29.73%) Maven
2 11 (29.73%) Ant
2 11 (29.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 11 (29.73%) ClearCase
2 11 (29.73%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 36 (97.30%) Developer
2 20 (54.05%) PHP Developer
3 11 (29.73%) Java Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (8.11%) LAMP Developer
4 3 (8.11%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Web Developer
5 2 (5.41%) C# Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Delphi Developer
6 1 (2.70%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (2.70%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (2.70%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (2.70%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (2.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (32.43%) jQuery
2 11 (29.73%) HTML
2 11 (29.73%) CSS
3 7 (18.92%) Yii
4 5 (13.51%) .NET
4 5 (13.51%) J2EE
5 4 (10.81%) LAMP
5 4 (10.81%) .NET Framework
5 4 (10.81%) Zend Framework
6 3 (8.11%) Hibernate
6 3 (8.11%) Spring
6 3 (8.11%) Struts
7 2 (5.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (5.41%) HTML5
7 2 (5.41%) MSMQ
8 1 (2.70%) REST
8 1 (2.70%) CSS3
8 1 (2.70%) Laravel
8 1 (2.70%) Backbone.js
8 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.70%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.70%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (29.73%) UNIX
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) OO
2 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (29.73%) Release Management
3 11 (29.73%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (16.22%) Unit Testing
5 5 (13.51%) Scrum
6 3 (8.11%) TDD
6 3 (8.11%) MVC
6 3 (8.11%) Migration
7 2 (5.41%) Project Management
7 2 (5.41%) Test Scripting
7 2 (5.41%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (5.41%) Business Analysis
7 2 (5.41%) Reverse Engineering
7 2 (5.41%) User Stories
8 1 (2.70%) Kanban
8 1 (2.70%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.70%) ITIL
8 1 (2.70%) OOP
8 1 (2.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (40.54%) JavaScript
2 11 (29.73%) Perl
2 11 (29.73%) Python
2 11 (29.73%) Lua
2 11 (29.73%) Java
3 4 (10.81%) C#
4 3 (8.11%) Delphi
5 2 (5.41%) Ruby
5 2 (5.41%) SQL
5 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) Security Cleared
2 8 (21.62%) Sun Certification
3 7 (18.92%) DV Cleared
4 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
5 3 (8.11%) Degree
6 2 (5.41%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
1 8 (21.62%) Sun
2 6 (16.22%) Zend
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