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 16 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 28 45 36
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -9
Contract jobs citing PHP 6 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.69% 2.10% 0.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.66% 5.07% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 2
Average daily rate
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£295 £275 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.27% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £269 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £345 £273
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £288 £288
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £27.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +28.57%
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
106 217 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 29.78% 41.33% 35.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 86 59
Average daily rate £320 £318 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.78% +15.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £259 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Average hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +142.42%
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 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
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 16 September 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 9 (64.29%) HTML
2 8 (57.14%) MySQL
3 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (42.86%) CSS
5 5 (35.71%) Linux
6 4 (28.57%) Subversion
6 4 (28.57%) MVC
6 4 (28.57%) Zend
6 4 (28.57%) Magento
7 3 (21.43%) HTML5
7 3 (21.43%) Web Development
7 3 (21.43%) CMS
7 3 (21.43%) XHTML
7 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
8 2 (14.29%) OOP
8 2 (14.29%) XML
8 2 (14.29%) SQL
8 2 (14.29%) .NET
8 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (14.29%) Retail
8 2 (14.29%) Ajax
8 2 (14.29%) CakePHP
8 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
8 2 (14.29%) System Testing
8 2 (14.29%) WordPress
8 2 (14.29%) Laravel
8 2 (14.29%) Symfony
8 2 (14.29%) PHP5
9 1 (7.14%) jQuery
9 1 (7.14%) Digital Media

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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%) CMS
2 2 (14.29%) WordPress
3 1 (7.14%) Moodle
3 1 (7.14%) Node.js
3 1 (7.14%) Joomla!
3 1 (7.14%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Subversion
2 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) PHP Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Magento Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Programmer
4 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 2 (14.29%) PHP Programmer
4 2 (14.29%) PHP Magento Developer
4 2 (14.29%) PHP Zend Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Web Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) UI Designer
5 1 (7.14%) UI Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Designer
5 1 (7.14%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Moodle Developer
5 1 (7.14%) UI Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) WordPress Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Python Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) HTML
2 6 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (21.43%) XHTML
3 3 (21.43%) HTML5
4 2 (14.29%) Laravel
4 2 (14.29%) XML
4 2 (14.29%) .NET
4 2 (14.29%) Ajax
4 2 (14.29%) Symfony
4 2 (14.29%) CakePHP
5 1 (7.14%) jQuery
5 1 (7.14%) SOAP
5 1 (7.14%) Web Services
5 1 (7.14%) Sass
5 1 (7.14%) REST
5 1 (7.14%) CSS3
5 1 (7.14%) XML-RPC
5 1 (7.14%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) E-Learning
1 1 (7.14%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) MVC
2 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
2 3 (21.43%) Web Development
3 2 (14.29%) System Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) OOP
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) PHP5
3 1 (7.14%) Golang
3 1 (7.14%) C
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Zend