The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 35 36 40
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs citing PHP 8 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.88% 2.42% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.71% 6.06% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 0
Average daily rate
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£250 £285 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.28% -
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 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+59.52% -33.33%
PHP
Nottinghamshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
140 132 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 32.86% 40.00% 34.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 74 66
Average daily rate £363 £310 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.93% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £375 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 5
Average hourly rate £32.05 - £11.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 - £9.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.50 - £19.39
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 Nottingham

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

PHP
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 8 (57.14%) MySQL
2 6 (42.86%) HTML
2 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 5 (35.71%) CSS
3 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
3 5 (35.71%) Magento
4 4 (28.57%) Linux
5 3 (21.43%) Zend
5 3 (21.43%) HTML5
5 3 (21.43%) PHP5
5 3 (21.43%) jQuery
5 3 (21.43%) WordPress
6 2 (14.29%) Laravel
6 2 (14.29%) Photoshop
6 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) Drupal
6 2 (14.29%) Ruby
7 1 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (7.14%) QA
7 1 (7.14%) OOP
7 1 (7.14%) Python
7 1 (7.14%) Zend Framework
7 1 (7.14%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (7.14%) Adobe
7 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
7 1 (7.14%) Internet
7 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.14%) Subversion
7 1 (7.14%) .NET
7 1 (7.14%) Perl

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 3 (21.43%) WordPress
2 2 (14.29%) Drupal
3 1 (7.14%) CMS
3 1 (7.14%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Photoshop
2 1 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Web Developer
4 2 (14.29%) PHP Zend Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Magento Developer
5 1 (7.14%) UI Designer
5 1 (7.14%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Python Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Web Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) UI Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) PHP Magento Developer
5 1 (7.14%) UI Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (7.14%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) HTML
2 5 (35.71%) CSS
3 3 (21.43%) HTML5
3 3 (21.43%) jQuery
4 2 (14.29%) Laravel
5 1 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (7.14%) Zend Framework
5 1 (7.14%) .NET
5 1 (7.14%) XML
5 1 (7.14%) Sass
5 1 (7.14%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) UNIX
2 1 (7.14%) CentOS
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
2 1 (7.14%) OOP
2 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.14%) MVC
2 1 (7.14%) SEO
2 1 (7.14%) OO PHP
2 1 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) PHP5
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) Ruby
4 1 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) Perl
4 1 (7.14%) C
4 1 (7.14%) Golang
4 1 (7.14%) Groovy
4 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Zend
2 1 (7.14%) Adobe
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat