The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 29 29 25
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing PHP 1 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 0.48% 3.14% 2.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.27% 6.00% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
Average daily rate
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- £225 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £290 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £29.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+15.51% -7.93%
PHP
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
79 100 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 37.98% 52.36% 39.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 55 25
Average daily rate £320 £275 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -35.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £350 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 9
Average hourly rate £13.20 £23.20 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.10% -7.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £19.95 £15.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.14 £23.20 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

PHP
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 28 November 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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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
Norwich -1 1 - - 4
PHP
East of England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 12 (92.31%) HTML
1 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 11 (84.62%) CSS
3 9 (69.23%) jQuery
4 8 (61.54%) MySQL
5 6 (46.15%) MVC
5 6 (46.15%) Linux
6 5 (38.46%) Apache
6 5 (38.46%) HTML5
7 4 (30.77%) CSS3
7 4 (30.77%) Django
7 4 (30.77%) Python
8 3 (23.08%) Replication
8 3 (23.08%) XML
8 3 (23.08%) Ext JS
9 2 (15.38%) Firebug
9 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
9 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (15.38%) Kindle
9 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
9 2 (15.38%) Open Source
9 2 (15.38%) Backbone.js
9 2 (15.38%) Ember.js
9 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
9 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
9 2 (15.38%) WebKit
9 2 (15.38%) TDD
9 2 (15.38%) OOP
9 2 (15.38%) OO
9 2 (15.38%) ISO 9001

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 (38.46%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Solr
2 1 (7.69%) WordPress
2 1 (7.69%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Firebug
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) PHP Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Web Developer
4 3 (23.08%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (15.38%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Python Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Programmer
6 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (7.69%) PHP Programmer
6 1 (7.69%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Python/Django Developer
6 1 (7.69%) PHP Zend Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Django Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) HTML
2 11 (84.62%) CSS
3 9 (69.23%) jQuery
4 5 (38.46%) HTML5
5 4 (30.77%) CSS3
5 4 (30.77%) Django
6 3 (23.08%) XML
6 3 (23.08%) Ext JS
7 2 (15.38%) Backbone.js
7 2 (15.38%) Ember.js
7 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
7 2 (15.38%) WebKit
7 2 (15.38%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Replication
2 2 (15.38%) Kindle
2 2 (15.38%) Open Source
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Ubuntu
2 2 (15.38%) Debian
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) MVC
2 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (15.38%) TDD
2 2 (15.38%) OOP
2 2 (15.38%) OO
2 2 (15.38%) Code Coverage
3 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) Ruby
4 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) PHP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Zend
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft