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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 23 27 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -18
Contract jobs citing PHP 1 1 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 0.69% 0.71% 14.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.50% 1.67% 30.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 12
Average daily rate
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- - £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £285
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.35 £21.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+6.42% -33.33%
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
40 60 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 27.78% 42.55% 45.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 33 37
Average daily rate £300 £300 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £350 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 5
Average hourly rate £20.00 £23.20 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -7.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

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 29 January 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 +7 1 - - 6
PHP
East of England

PHP
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Django
2 2 (66.67%) WebKit
2 2 (66.67%) Backbone.js
2 2 (66.67%) Ember.js
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (66.67%) Firebug
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Debian
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 2 (66.67%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Firebug
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Python Developer
3 1 (33.33%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Django Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Django
2 2 (66.67%) WebKit
2 2 (66.67%) Backbone.js
2 2 (66.67%) Ember.js
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
1 2 (66.67%) Debian
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script