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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 45 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing PHP 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.97% 0.37% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.10% 1.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£150 £213 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £21.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+59.52% -30.00%
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
129 78 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 31.16% 29.00% 14.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 44 11
Average daily rate £325 £263 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% -11.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £200 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £325 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 3
Average hourly rate £15.88 £21.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.40% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -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 18 December 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
Brackley - - - - 1
Daventry - - - -
Kettering - - - - 1
Northampton - - - -
PHP
East Midlands

PHP
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 7 (87.50%) MySQL
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) MS Access
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) Ajax
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) WordPress
4 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (25.00%) Magento
5 1 (12.50%) HTML5
5 1 (12.50%) OO PHP
5 1 (12.50%) Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) Symfony
5 1 (12.50%) Drupal
5 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) PHP5
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) XHTML
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) CMS
5 1 (12.50%) LAMP
5 1 (12.50%) Web Design

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 2 (25.00%) WordPress
2 1 (12.50%) Drupal
2 1 (12.50%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) MySQL
2 3 (37.50%) MS Access
General
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Applications Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Magento Developer
5 1 (12.50%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 1 (12.50%) PHP Magento Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Programmer
5 1 (12.50%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (12.50%) PHP Programmer
5 1 (12.50%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) Ajax
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) Symfony
4 1 (12.50%) XHTML
4 1 (12.50%) LAMP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (12.50%) OO PHP
2 1 (12.50%) Web Development
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PHP5