The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 37 35 34
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing PHP 2 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.57% 2.23% 1.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.06% 6.80% 4.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Average daily rate
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£275 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £288 £290
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -0.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £120.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £27.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.81% +28.57%
PHP
East Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
97 103 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 27.71% 32.80% 27.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 33 49
Average daily rate £338 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Average hourly rate £14.96 £35.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.25% +84.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.93 £35.00 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.99 £35.00 £120.00
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 Northamptonshire

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

PHP
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 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
Northampton 0 1 - - 3
Towcester - - - -
Brackley - - - -
Kettering - - - - 3
PHP
East Midlands

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 18 (94.74%) JavaScript
2 16 (84.21%) jQuery
3 14 (73.68%) MySQL
4 13 (68.42%) HTML
5 12 (63.16%) CSS
6 9 (47.37%) XML
7 7 (36.84%) Ajax
7 7 (36.84%) Apache
8 6 (31.58%) MVC
8 6 (31.58%) Linux
8 6 (31.58%) Subversion
8 6 (31.58%) Symfony
8 6 (31.58%) RESTful
8 6 (31.58%) Rackspace
9 5 (26.32%) Rackspace Cloud
9 5 (26.32%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (26.32%) CentOS
9 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (26.32%) Web Design
10 4 (21.05%) OOP
10 4 (21.05%) C#
10 4 (21.05%) WordPress
10 4 (21.05%) HTML5
10 4 (21.05%) CSS3
11 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
11 3 (15.79%) Agile Project Management
11 3 (15.79%) .NET
11 3 (15.79%) XSLT

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (36.84%) Apache
2 4 (21.05%) WordPress
3 2 (10.53%) CMS
4 1 (5.26%) Node.js
4 1 (5.26%) Drupal
4 1 (5.26%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
1 1 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) SSL
1 3 (15.79%) SSH
2 1 (5.26%) Extranet
2 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (73.68%) MySQL
2 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Subversion
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) Flash Builder
General
1 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) PHP Developer
3 7 (36.84%) Web Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Applications Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Front-End Web Developer
5 3 (15.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) C# Web Developer
5 3 (15.79%) .NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
5 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Web Applications Developer
5 3 (15.79%) .NET Web Developer
5 3 (15.79%) C# Application Developer
5 3 (15.79%) .NET Applications Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (10.53%) Administrator
7 1 (5.26%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 1 (5.26%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) jQuery
2 13 (68.42%) HTML
3 12 (63.16%) CSS
4 9 (47.37%) XML
5 7 (36.84%) Ajax
6 6 (31.58%) Symfony
6 6 (31.58%) RESTful
7 4 (21.05%) HTML5
7 4 (21.05%) CSS3
8 3 (15.79%) .NET
8 3 (15.79%) XSLT
8 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
8 3 (15.79%) CakePHP
8 3 (15.79%) LAMP
8 3 (15.79%) JSON
9 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
10 1 (5.26%) REST
10 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (5.26%) Flash
10 1 (5.26%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) CentOS
2 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) MVC
2 5 (26.32%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) Web Design
3 4 (21.05%) OOP
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.26%) OO PHP
5 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.26%) SEO
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.26%) OO
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) JavaScript
2 4 (21.05%) C#
3 2 (10.53%) PHP5
4 1 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) Perl
4 1 (5.26%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) ActionScript
4 1 (5.26%) ActionScript 3.0
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Rackspace
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Perforce
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