The first table below looks at the demand for the PHP Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Wales region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 48 39 47
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 18 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.50% 0.95% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.72% 1.02% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 4
Average daily rate £375 £295 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.11% +68.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £281 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £299 £203
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £259 £250
% change year-on-year
+25.60% +3.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £175.00 £42.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+311.76% +142.85%
Job Titles Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
661 394 468
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 91.81% 93.14% 91.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 232 218
Average daily rate £375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 24 31
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £10.69 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.05 £28.30 £28.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
PHP Developer
UK

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP Developer in the job title across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

PHP Developer Daily Rate Trend in Wales

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Wales region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

PHP Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

PHP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

PHP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

PHP Developer
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Wales - 3 £375 - 3
North Wales - - - - 1
PHP Developer
UK

PHP Developer
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title.

1 19 (100.00%) PHP
2 13 (68.42%) Zend
3 11 (57.89%) MVC
4 7 (36.84%) Symfony
5 6 (31.58%) CodeIgniter
5 6 (31.58%) Drupal
6 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
7 4 (21.05%) LAMP
7 4 (21.05%) Java
7 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
8 3 (15.79%) Moodle
8 3 (15.79%) HTML
8 3 (15.79%) CSS
9 2 (10.53%) MySQL
9 2 (10.53%) Open Source
9 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
9 2 (10.53%) Ajax
9 2 (10.53%) jQuery
9 2 (10.53%) Kanban
10 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
10 1 (5.26%) Magento
10 1 (5.26%) HTML5
10 1 (5.26%) CSS3
10 1 (5.26%) Laravel
10 1 (5.26%) CMS
10 1 (5.26%) OOP
10 1 (5.26%) OO
10 1 (5.26%) XHTML
10 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (31.58%) Drupal
2 3 (15.79%) Moodle
3 1 (5.26%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) Symfony
2 6 (31.58%) CodeIgniter
3 4 (21.05%) LAMP
4 3 (15.79%) HTML
4 3 (15.79%) CSS
5 2 (10.53%) Ajax
5 2 (10.53%) jQuery
6 1 (5.26%) HTML5
6 1 (5.26%) CSS3
6 1 (5.26%) Laravel
6 1 (5.26%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) MVC
2 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
3 2 (10.53%) Kanban
4 1 (5.26%) OOP
4 1 (5.26%) OO
4 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Zend