The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 31 34 35
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing PHP 8 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 2.55% 4.29% 2.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.80% 8.51% 6.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 4
Median daily rate £255 £500 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-49.00% +81.81%
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £39.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-60.25% +14.70%
PHP
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
138 141 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 43.95% 50.36% 42.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 84 44
Median daily rate £434 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.59% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £310 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £500 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £17.42 £40.00 £47.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.46% -14.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Kent

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

PHP
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dover +1 2 £255 -49.00%
PHP
South East

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Kent region with a requirement for PHP.

1 17 (80.95%) JavaScript
2 14 (66.67%) CSS
3 13 (61.90%) HTML
3 13 (61.90%) jQuery
4 11 (52.38%) Web Development
5 9 (42.86%) WordPress
6 8 (38.10%) Java
6 8 (38.10%) MySQL
7 7 (33.33%) CSS3
8 6 (28.57%) Magento
8 6 (28.57%) HTML5
8 6 (28.57%) CRM
8 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
8 6 (28.57%) ERP
8 6 (28.57%) MVC
9 5 (23.81%) .NET
10 4 (19.05%) CMS
10 4 (19.05%) LAMP
10 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
10 4 (19.05%) JSON
10 4 (19.05%) Network Security
10 4 (19.05%) Entity Framework
10 4 (19.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (19.05%) Digital Media
11 3 (14.29%) Razor View Engine
11 3 (14.29%) Sass
11 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
11 3 (14.29%) Retail
11 3 (14.29%) Ajax
11 3 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (42.86%) WordPress
2 4 (19.05%) CMS
3 2 (9.52%) Drupal
4 1 (4.76%) Apache
4 1 (4.76%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Magento
2 3 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (9.52%) BigMachines
3 2 (9.52%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (9.52%) SaaS
1 2 (9.52%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Network Security
2 2 (9.52%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) MariaDB
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Grunt
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (4.76%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (95.24%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Magento Developer
2 6 (28.57%) PHP Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Web Developer
4 4 (19.05%) WordPress Developer
5 3 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (14.29%) PHP Magento Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Citrix Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Junior
7 1 (4.76%) Junior Web Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Lead Web Developer
7 1 (4.76%) MySQL Developer
7 1 (4.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) CSS
2 13 (61.90%) HTML
2 13 (61.90%) jQuery
3 7 (33.33%) CSS3
4 6 (28.57%) HTML5
5 5 (23.81%) .NET
6 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
6 4 (19.05%) Entity Framework
6 4 (19.05%) JSON
6 4 (19.05%) LAMP
6 4 (19.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (14.29%) Ajax
7 3 (14.29%) Razor View Engine
7 3 (14.29%) Sass
8 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
8 2 (9.52%) Backbone.js
8 2 (9.52%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (9.52%) Mason
8 2 (9.52%) Visualforce
8 2 (9.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Digital Media
2 2 (9.52%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
1 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (4.76%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Web Development
2 6 (28.57%) CRM
2 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 6 (28.57%) ERP
2 6 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (9.52%) Front End Development
3 2 (9.52%) OOP
3 2 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
3 2 (9.52%) Web Accessibility
4 1 (4.76%) API Integration
4 1 (4.76%) Content Development
4 1 (4.76%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) JavaScript
2 8 (38.10%) Java
3 3 (14.29%) C#
3 3 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (9.52%) Apex Code
5 1 (4.76%) PHP 5
5 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (4.76%) XenApp
1 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) cPanel
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Adobe
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) PayPal
2 2 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (9.52%) Siebel
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix
3 1 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) Zend
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