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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 16 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing PHP 13 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 6.99% 4.46% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.12% 10.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 0
Average daily rate
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£248 £238 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.21% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £288
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £33.78 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-44.48% +22.81%
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
68 117 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 36.56% 43.49% 32.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 67 31
Average daily rate £300 £288 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £214 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £14.11 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram 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 31 August 2015. 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
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +8 7 £200 -11.11% 1
PHP
East of England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 15 (88.24%) HTML
2 15 (88.24%) MySQL
3 12 (70.59%) Linux
4 9 (52.94%) CSS
5 8 (47.06%) .NET
5 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
6 7 (41.18%) jQuery
6 7 (41.18%) Drupal
7 6 (35.29%) AngularJS
7 6 (35.29%) Symfony
7 6 (35.29%) Visual Studio
7 6 (35.29%) XML
7 6 (35.29%) OO
7 6 (35.29%) Apple
8 5 (29.41%) Apache
8 5 (29.41%) MVC
9 4 (23.53%) OOD
10 3 (17.65%) Web Development
11 2 (11.76%) JSON
11 2 (11.76%) Zend
11 2 (11.76%) CMS
11 2 (11.76%) LAMP
11 2 (11.76%) OOP
11 2 (11.76%) SOAP
11 2 (11.76%) Web Services
11 2 (11.76%) HTML5
11 2 (11.76%) PHP5
12 1 (5.88%) 4G
12 1 (5.88%) CSS3

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 7 (41.18%) Drupal
2 5 (29.41%) Apache
3 2 (11.76%) CMS
4 1 (5.88%) Umbraco
4 1 (5.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
1 1 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Summit
1 1 (5.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Intranet
1 1 (5.88%) Extranet
1 1 (5.88%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (88.24%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
2 6 (35.29%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.88%) Subversion
3 1 (5.88%) gulp
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) PHP Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Drupal Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Web Developer
5 2 (11.76%) MySQL Developer
5 2 (11.76%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
5 2 (11.76%) LAMP Developer
5 2 (11.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (11.76%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (5.88%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) HTML
2 9 (52.94%) CSS
3 8 (47.06%) .NET
4 7 (41.18%) jQuery
5 6 (35.29%) AngularJS
5 6 (35.29%) XML
5 6 (35.29%) Symfony
6 2 (11.76%) JSON
6 2 (11.76%) LAMP
6 2 (11.76%) SOAP
6 2 (11.76%) Web Services
6 2 (11.76%) HTML5
7 1 (5.88%) CSS3
7 1 (5.88%) Laravel
7 1 (5.88%) LESS
7 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (5.88%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) OO
2 5 (29.41%) MVC
3 4 (23.53%) OOD
4 3 (17.65%) Web Development
5 2 (11.76%) OOP
6 1 (5.88%) Open Source
6 1 (5.88%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.76%) PHP5
3 1 (5.88%) Java
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Apple
2 2 (11.76%) Zend