The table below looks at the statistics for PHP5 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 PHP5 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 5
Rank 42 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing PHP5 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.33% 0.69% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.86% 1.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£330 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £278 £300
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
PHP5
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
116 120 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 38.16% 41.52% 29.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 78 55
Average daily rate £330 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 19
Average hourly rate £40.00 £11.00 £33.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+263.63% -66.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

PHP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP5 across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

PHP5
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PHP5 across the Kent region.

PHP5 Daily Rate Trend in Kent

PHP5
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PHP5 across the Kent region.

PHP5 Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

PHP5
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 PHP5 within the Kent 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone - - - - 2
PHP5
South East

PHP5
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region citing PHP5 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 PHP5.

1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) Zend
1 1 (100.00%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region citing PHP5 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 PHP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) CodeIgniter
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Zend
Kent
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago