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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 33 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Contract jobs citing PHP 3 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 1.49% 4.48% 2.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.97% 11.32% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
Average daily rate
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- £225 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
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 £31.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-0.80% +25.00%
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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
101 53 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 50.00% 39.55% 40.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 28 13
Average daily rate £320 £250 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £211 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Average hourly rate £13.00 £21.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.22% -27.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 21 October 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 18 (94.74%) HTML
1 18 (94.74%) JavaScript
2 16 (84.21%) CSS
3 15 (78.95%) jQuery
4 13 (68.42%) HTML5
5 11 (57.89%) CSS3
6 8 (42.11%) MySQL
7 7 (36.84%) Code Coverage
7 7 (36.84%) Publishing
7 7 (36.84%) ISO 9001
7 7 (36.84%) Kindle
7 7 (36.84%) Unit Testing
8 6 (31.58%) Drupal
9 4 (21.05%) Linux
9 4 (21.05%) MVC
10 3 (15.79%) Django
10 3 (15.79%) Python
11 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
11 2 (10.53%) Apache
11 2 (10.53%) SQL
11 2 (10.53%) Zend
11 2 (10.53%) PHP5
11 2 (10.53%) Finance
11 2 (10.53%) Apache Solr
11 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
11 2 (10.53%) WordPress
12 1 (5.26%) User Experience
12 1 (5.26%) WebKit
12 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
12 1 (5.26%) Backbone.js

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (31.58%) Drupal
2 2 (10.53%) WordPress
2 2 (10.53%) Apache Solr
2 2 (10.53%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Firebug
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (36.84%) Publishing
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) PHP Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Drupal Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Web Developer
5 4 (21.05%) PHP Web Developer
6 3 (15.79%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (10.53%) PHP Zend Developer
8 1 (5.26%) PHP Programmer
8 1 (5.26%) Python Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Developer Analyst
8 1 (5.26%) Programmer
8 1 (5.26%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (94.74%) HTML
2 16 (84.21%) CSS
3 15 (78.95%) jQuery
4 13 (68.42%) HTML5
5 11 (57.89%) CSS3
6 3 (15.79%) Django
7 1 (5.26%) Ext JS
7 1 (5.26%) WebKit
7 1 (5.26%) Backbone.js
7 1 (5.26%) Ember.js
7 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.26%) Web Services
7 1 (5.26%) XML
7 1 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Kindle
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
3 1 (5.26%) Replication
3 1 (5.26%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Debian
2 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Code Coverage
1 7 (36.84%) Unit Testing
2 4 (21.05%) MVC
3 1 (5.26%) TDD
3 1 (5.26%) OO
3 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.26%) Software Architecture
3 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.79%) Python
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) PHP5
4 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
1 2 (10.53%) Zend