The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norwich 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 27 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Contract jobs citing PHP 6 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 3.13% 2.91% 2.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.19% 9.09% 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Average daily rate
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£185 £219 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.42% +9.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £288 £290
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -0.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £27.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.81% +28.57%
PHP
Norfolk

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

Programming Languages Category
Norwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
97 33 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 50.52% 32.04% 45.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 16 27
Average daily rate £300 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.10% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £150 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £350 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £13.20 £21.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.31% -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 Norwich

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 21 (87.50%) HTML
1 21 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 19 (79.17%) CSS
3 18 (75.00%) jQuery
4 15 (62.50%) HTML5
5 12 (50.00%) CSS3
6 11 (45.83%) MySQL
7 7 (29.17%) ISO 9001
7 7 (29.17%) Code Coverage
7 7 (29.17%) Publishing
7 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
7 7 (29.17%) Kindle
8 6 (25.00%) Drupal
8 6 (25.00%) MVC
9 4 (16.67%) Python
9 4 (16.67%) Linux
9 4 (16.67%) OO
10 3 (12.50%) TDD
10 3 (12.50%) Web Services
10 3 (12.50%) SQL
10 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
10 3 (12.50%) Django
10 3 (12.50%) AngularJS
11 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
11 2 (8.33%) Android SDK
11 2 (8.33%) Software Architecture
11 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (8.33%) Finance
11 2 (8.33%) Change Management
11 2 (8.33%) Scrum

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 6 (25.00%) Drupal
2 2 (8.33%) Apache
2 2 (8.33%) WordPress
2 2 (8.33%) Apache Solr
3 1 (4.17%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Subversion
2 1 (4.17%) Firebug
2 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (29.17%) Publishing
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (45.83%) PHP Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Drupal Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Web Developer
5 4 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
6 3 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (8.33%) PHP Zend Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Programmer
8 1 (4.17%) Developer Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) PHP Programmer
8 1 (4.17%) Python Developer
8 1 (4.17%) .NET Programmer
8 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (87.50%) HTML
2 19 (79.17%) CSS
3 18 (75.00%) jQuery
4 15 (62.50%) HTML5
5 12 (50.00%) CSS3
6 3 (12.50%) Web Services
6 3 (12.50%) Django
6 3 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 2 (8.33%) Android SDK
7 2 (8.33%) .NET
7 2 (8.33%) XML
7 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
8 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (4.17%) LINQ
8 1 (4.17%) Ext JS
8 1 (4.17%) JSON
8 1 (4.17%) WCF
8 1 (4.17%) Ajax
8 1 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Kindle
2 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Open Source
3 1 (4.17%) Replication
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Android
3 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
3 1 (4.17%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Code Coverage
1 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
2 6 (25.00%) MVC
3 4 (16.67%) OO
4 3 (12.50%) TDD
5 2 (8.33%) Software Architecture
5 2 (8.33%) Change Management
5 2 (8.33%) Scrum
5 2 (8.33%) OOP
5 2 (8.33%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.17%) Multithreading
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.17%) Web Development
6 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.17%) MVVM
6 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 4 (16.67%) Python
3 3 (12.50%) SQL
4 2 (8.33%) Java
4 2 (8.33%) PHP5
5 1 (4.17%) Ruby
5 1 (4.17%) Perl
5 1 (4.17%) C#
5 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.17%) ActionScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Zend
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