The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 28 63 39
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -24
Contract jobs citing PHP 40 12 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 7.38% 1.56% 4.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.07% 3.18% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 7 28
Median daily rate £300 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +12.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £280 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £410 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £313 £335
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.81 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £22.50 £37.40
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -39.83%
PHP
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
306 377 312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 56.46% 49.02% 38.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 265 214
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 7
Median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £15.20 £21.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.13 £22.50 £33.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Wales

PHP
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

PHP
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
South Wales +27 38 £300 -25.00% 13
North Wales - 1 - - 2
West Wales - 1 £450 -
PHP
UK

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Wales region with a requirement for PHP.

1 37 (71.15%) MySQL
2 27 (51.92%) JavaScript
3 24 (46.15%) Apache
4 17 (32.69%) HTML
4 17 (32.69%) CSS
5 16 (30.77%) SQL Server
5 16 (30.77%) Moodle
6 15 (28.85%) ITIL
7 14 (26.92%) Windows
7 14 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (26.92%) Penetration Testing
8 13 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (23.08%) Git (software)
9 12 (23.08%) Linux
9 12 (23.08%) e-Learning
9 12 (23.08%) Subversion
10 11 (21.15%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (21.15%) LAMP
10 11 (21.15%) Python
10 11 (21.15%) Java
11 10 (19.23%) SQL
11 10 (19.23%) MVC
11 10 (19.23%) Security Cleared
11 10 (19.23%) Change Control
12 9 (17.31%) HTML5
12 9 (17.31%) CSS3
12 9 (17.31%) jQuery
12 9 (17.31%) Zend
12 9 (17.31%) Web Development
13 8 (15.38%) SC Cleared

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in 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 24 (46.15%) Apache
2 16 (30.77%) Moodle
3 5 (9.62%) CMS
4 1 (1.92%) Drupal
4 1 (1.92%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) MS Excel
1 5 (9.62%) MS Office
2 4 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) Firewall
2 4 (7.69%) HTTPS
2 4 (7.69%) SSH
2 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 4 (7.69%) Wireshark
3 3 (5.77%) FTP
3 3 (5.77%) Wireless
3 3 (5.77%) Wireless Security
4 2 (3.85%) Network Security
5 1 (1.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (71.15%) MySQL
2 16 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 13 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (7.69%) Big Data
4 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (23.08%) Git (software)
1 12 (23.08%) Subversion
2 4 (7.69%) Eclipse
2 4 (7.69%) IntelliJ
2 4 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.69%) JUnit
2 4 (7.69%) Maven
3 1 (1.92%) JIRA
General
1 2 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 41 (78.85%) Developer
2 20 (38.46%) PHP Developer
3 13 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 9 (17.31%) Moodle Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Senior Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Senior Software Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Support Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Web Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Applications Support
7 4 (7.69%) Applications Support Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) PHP Zend Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Website Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Angular Developer
8 3 (5.77%) LAMP Developer
8 3 (5.77%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Symfony Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Architect
9 2 (3.85%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (32.69%) CSS
1 17 (32.69%) HTML
2 11 (21.15%) LAMP
3 9 (17.31%) CSS3
3 9 (17.31%) HTML5
3 9 (17.31%) jQuery
4 8 (15.38%) XML
5 7 (13.46%) AngularJS
6 5 (9.62%) Symfony
7 4 (7.69%) Java EE
7 4 (7.69%) SAML
7 4 (7.69%) Web Services
8 3 (5.77%) .NET
8 3 (5.77%) Laravel
8 3 (5.77%) MEAN Stack
8 3 (5.77%) Middleware
8 3 (5.77%) PCRE
8 3 (5.77%) REST
8 3 (5.77%) SOAP
8 3 (5.77%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) e-Learning
2 6 (11.54%) Mobile App
3 5 (9.62%) NHS
3 5 (9.62%) User Experience
4 4 (7.69%) Algorithms
4 4 (7.69%) Cryptography
4 4 (7.69%) Data Structures
4 4 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.69%) PKI
5 2 (3.85%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.92%) CESG
6 1 (1.92%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.92%) Windows
2 12 (23.08%) Linux
3 4 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (7.69%) Unix
4 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.85%) ITIL
2 14 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (26.92%) Penetration Testing
3 11 (21.15%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (19.23%) Change Control
4 10 (19.23%) MVC
5 9 (17.31%) Web Development
6 8 (15.38%) Project Management
7 5 (9.62%) SEO
7 5 (9.62%) TDD
8 4 (7.69%) Analytics
8 4 (7.69%) E-Commerce
8 4 (7.69%) Mobile Development
8 4 (7.69%) OOP
8 4 (7.69%) Open Source
8 4 (7.69%) Scrum
8 4 (7.69%) Unit Testing
8 4 (7.69%) Web Design
9 3 (5.77%) Re-Platforming
9 3 (5.77%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 27 (51.92%) JavaScript
2 11 (21.15%) Java
2 11 (21.15%) Python
3 10 (19.23%) SQL
4 7 (13.46%) Perl
5 4 (7.69%) PL/SQL
5 4 (7.69%) Ruby
5 4 (7.69%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.77%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.77%) C
6 3 (5.77%) C++
6 3 (5.77%) PHP 5
7 1 (1.92%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.92%) Go
7 1 (1.92%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.92%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 8 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.77%) CEH
3 3 (5.77%) CISA
3 3 (5.77%) CISSP
3 3 (5.77%) CREST Certified
3 3 (5.77%) OSCP
4 2 (3.85%) CHECK Team Leader
5 1 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.92%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) Ansible
1 4 (7.69%) yum
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) Zend
2 4 (7.69%) Cisco
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle
2 4 (7.69%) Red Hat
2 4 (7.69%) VMware
3 3 (5.77%) Google
4 1 (1.92%) Citrix
4 1 (1.92%) HP
4 1 (1.92%) Lotus
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