The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 39 32 36
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs citing PHP 9 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 2.84% 3.30% 0.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.70% 7.83% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Average daily rate £313 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £333 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.25% +10.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £30.20 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+17.54% +38.85%
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
158 115 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 49.84% 42.12% 34.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 68 41
Average daily rate £338 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £229 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 £40.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% +135.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the Kent region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Tonbridge - 2 £273 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 - - 1
West Malling - 1 £325 -
PHP
South East

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 10 (71.43%) HTML
2 8 (57.14%) CSS
3 6 (42.86%) Java
3 6 (42.86%) MySQL
3 6 (42.86%) jQuery
4 5 (35.71%) WordPress
5 4 (28.57%) Magento
5 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 4 (28.57%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle
6 3 (21.43%) CRM
6 3 (21.43%) Siebel
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (21.43%) Web Development
6 3 (21.43%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (21.43%) Mason
6 3 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (21.43%) MVC
6 3 (21.43%) Joomla!
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (21.43%) Drupal
6 3 (21.43%) Visualforce
6 3 (21.43%) Apex Code
6 3 (21.43%) SaaS
6 3 (21.43%) HTML5
6 3 (21.43%) Eloqua
6 3 (21.43%) CSS3
6 3 (21.43%) BigMachines

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 5 (35.71%) WordPress
2 3 (21.43%) Drupal
2 3 (21.43%) Joomla!
3 2 (14.29%) CMS
4 1 (7.14%) IBM Notes
4 1 (7.14%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Magento
2 3 (21.43%) BigMachines
2 3 (21.43%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (21.43%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (21.43%) SaaS
2 2 (14.29%) Sage Pay
3 1 (7.14%) MailChimp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (14.29%) Grunt
4 1 (7.14%) Axure RP
4 1 (7.14%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) PHP Developer
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Magento Developer
3 3 (21.43%) PHP Magento Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (7.14%) Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) MySQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 1 (7.14%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) UI Designer
5 1 (7.14%) UX Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) HTML
2 8 (57.14%) CSS
3 6 (42.86%) jQuery
4 3 (21.43%) CSS3
4 3 (21.43%) HTML5
4 3 (21.43%) Mason
4 3 (21.43%) Visualforce
5 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 2 (14.29%) Backbone.js
5 2 (14.29%) Handlebars
5 2 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (14.29%) LAMP
5 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (7.14%) .NET
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (7.14%) Flash
6 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
6 1 (7.14%) LESS
6 1 (7.14%) PrimeFaces
6 1 (7.14%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Animation
1 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
1 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) CRM
1 3 (21.43%) MVC
1 3 (21.43%) Web Development
2 2 (14.29%) ERP
2 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
2 2 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.14%) SEO
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Usability Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 6 (42.86%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) Apex Code
5 1 (7.14%) ActionScript
5 1 (7.14%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (7.14%) ActionScript 3.0
5 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
1 3 (21.43%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (21.43%) Siebel
2 2 (14.29%) PayPal
3 1 (7.14%) Facebook
3 1 (7.14%) Lotus
3 1 (7.14%) Twitter
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