The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 6 12 13
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs citing PHP 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 4.55% 8.57% 6.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.67% 13.04% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £290 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £29.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+15.51% -7.20%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Stockport region.

Programming Languages Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
6 23 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 27.27% 65.71% 61.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 17 8
Average daily rate £300 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £367
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £18.50 -
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 Stockport

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

PHP
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Zend
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Zend
Stockport, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 20 days ago