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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 19 18 12
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs citing PHP 5 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 3.88% 0.85% 8.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.20% 5.00% 17.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 5
Average daily rate £300 £235 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.65% -21.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £235 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £30.20 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-43.70% -13.71%
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
41 20 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 31.78% 16.95% 47.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 12 34
Average daily rate £390 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.23% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £234 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £650 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £33.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Norwich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the Norwich region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 April 2016, 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 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) CSS3
4 3 (37.50%) Web Development
5 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (25.00%) Symfony
5 2 (25.00%) jQuery
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (25.00%) MVC
5 2 (25.00%) Sass
5 2 (25.00%) LESS
5 2 (25.00%) React
5 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (12.50%) TypeScript
6 1 (12.50%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
6 1 (12.50%) gulp
6 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (12.50%) Ember.js
6 1 (12.50%) OOCSS
6 1 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (12.50%) Digital Media
6 1 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (12.50%) Jasmine

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (12.50%) CMS
1 1 (12.50%) Node.js
1 1 (12.50%) SilverStripe
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) gulp
2 1 (12.50%) Jasmine
2 1 (12.50%) Mocha
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (37.50%) CSS3
3 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) LESS
4 2 (25.00%) React
4 2 (25.00%) Sass
4 2 (25.00%) Symfony
4 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (12.50%) Ember.js
5 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
5 1 (12.50%) OOCSS
5 1 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (12.50%) REST
5 1 (12.50%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) TypeScript