The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford 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 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 12 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PHP 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 8.62% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£318 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.35 £35.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-24.71% +122.22%
PHP
Cheshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
25 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 43.10% 18.18% 13.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 7
Average daily rate £375 £445 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.73% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £310 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £608 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

PHP
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 5 (100.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) PhpStorm
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) PHP5
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Subversion
3 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) OOP
3 2 (40.00%) XHTML
4 1 (20.00%) B2B
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) UML
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) PHPUnit
4 1 (20.00%) Node.js
4 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 1 (20.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) PhpStorm
2 2 (40.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Junior
2 2 (40.00%) Junior Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Junior PHP Developer
2 2 (40.00%) IT Support
2 2 (40.00%) Junior IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) XHTML
3 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) OOP
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) B2B
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (40.00%) PHP5
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
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