The first table below looks at the demand for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 17 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 Guildford 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 32 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing PHP 1 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 0.45% 4.83% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.49% 12.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Average daily rate £275 £213 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% -
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 £15.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+122.22% -12.50%
Programming Languages Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
67 78 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 30.45% 37.68% 37.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 33 21
Average daily rate £350 £313 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £213 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 5
Average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -31.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
PHP
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PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

PHP
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) Drupal
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Media

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 (100.00%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Web Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Drupal Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript