The table below looks at the statistics for PHP5 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP5 over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP 5
Rank 24 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing PHP5 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.55% 2.00% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.26% 5.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£331 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £285 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.64% +3.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £31.50
PHP5
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
47 38 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 36.43% 38.00% 55.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 27 68
Average daily rate £313 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £250 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £360 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

PHP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP5 across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

PHP5
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PHP5 across the Staffordshire region.

PHP5 Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

PHP5
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PHP5 across the Staffordshire region.

PHP5 Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

PHP5
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP5 within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lichfield - - - - 3
PHP5
West Midlands

PHP5
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire region citing PHP5 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 PHP5.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Taxonomies
1 2 (100.00%) Blog
1 2 (100.00%) Drupal
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (100.00%) Social Media
1 2 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire region citing PHP5 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 PHP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Taxonomies
1 2 (100.00%) Blog
1 2 (100.00%) Social Media
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Salesforce.com