The table below looks at the statistics for PHP 5 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP 5 over the 3 months to 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP 5
Rank 6 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PHP 5 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone 5.26% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.50% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £525 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
PHP 5
Kent

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

Programming Languages Category
Maidstone
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
8 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone 42.11% 52.94% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 2
Average daily rate £375 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £340 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £340 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+7.04% -2.73%

PHP 5
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP 5 across the Maidstone region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP 5 Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

PHP 5
Daily Rate Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PHP 5 across the Maidstone region.

PHP 5 Daily Rate Trend in Maidstone

PHP 5
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Maidstone region citing PHP 5 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 5.

1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) Zend
1 1 (100.00%) Kohana
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Sphinx
1 1 (100.00%) MariaDB
1 1 (100.00%) FuelPHP
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Tika

PHP 5
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Maidstone region citing PHP 5 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 5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MariaDB
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Tika
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) FuelPHP
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Kohana
1 1 (100.00%) Sphinx
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Zend