The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 60 56 47
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Contract jobs citing PHP 5 15 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.79% 2.50% 3.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.66% 4.40% 7.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 16
Median daily rate £350 £328 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.87% +10.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £321 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £438 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £29.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-31.03% -13.43%
PHP
Wales

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

Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
301 341 288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 47.48% 56.74% 51.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 279 207
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 7
Median hourly rate £40.00 £24.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.26% +22.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

PHP
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

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

PHP Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

PHP
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +6 4 £231 -30.45% 7
PHP
Wales

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for PHP.

1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) MySQL
3 5 (50.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (50.00%) jQuery
4 4 (40.00%) Symfony
5 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (30.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) MVC
6 2 (20.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) LAMP
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (20.00%) OOP
6 2 (20.00%) OO
6 2 (20.00%) Java
6 2 (20.00%) Ajax
6 2 (20.00%) HTML5
6 2 (20.00%) RESTful
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) PHP 5
6 2 (20.00%) Zend
6 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
6 2 (20.00%) Smarty
7 1 (10.00%) PHPUnit
7 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (10.00%) Apache Cordova
7 1 (10.00%) Android Development
7 1 (10.00%) iOS Development
7 1 (10.00%) DevOps
7 1 (10.00%) User Experience

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
1 1 (10.00%) SSH
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) GIS
2 1 (10.00%) HPCC
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Hudson
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (10.00%) PHPUnit
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (10.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) UI Developer
3 1 (10.00%) UI/UX Developer
3 1 (10.00%) UX Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
1 5 (50.00%) jQuery
2 4 (40.00%) Symfony
3 2 (20.00%) Ajax
3 2 (20.00%) HTML5
3 2 (20.00%) LAMP
3 2 (20.00%) RESTful
3 2 (20.00%) Smarty
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) .NET
4 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (10.00%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (10.00%) CSS3
4 1 (10.00%) Laravel
4 1 (10.00%) PhoneGap
4 1 (10.00%) SOAP
4 1 (10.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (10.00%) Graphic Design
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) MVC
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) OO
2 2 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (10.00%) Android Development
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) PHP 5
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CEH
1 1 (10.00%) CHECK Team Leader
1 1 (10.00%) CISA
1 1 (10.00%) CISSP
1 1 (10.00%) CREST Certified
1 1 (10.00%) OSCP
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Zend
2 1 (10.00%) OpenText
2 1 (10.00%) Xamarin
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