The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 50 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PHP 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.23% - 0.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.51% - 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£300 - £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £286 £285
% change year-on-year
+13.53% +0.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £27.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+22.00% +41.02%
PHP
North East

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

Programming Languages Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
197 50 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 45.29% 22.94% 30.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 26 60
Average daily rate £360 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £395 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Average hourly rate £23.88 - £14.88
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 - £13.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 - £16.64
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

PHP
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £300 - 14
North Shields - - - -
South Shields - - - -
Sunderland - - - -
Gateshead - - - - 1
PHP
North East

PHP
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
1 1 (100.00%) Semantic HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 1 (100.00%) WordPress
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
1 1 (100.00%) Semantic HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter