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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 37 58 63
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +5
Contract jobs citing PHP 18 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.07% 1.70% 1.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.57% 3.83% 4.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 11
Median daily rate £425 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £412 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £318 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.36% -2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £25.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-36.00% -19.35%
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
210 392 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 35.84% 44.34% 37.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 268 202
Median daily rate £400 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 6
Median hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £27.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% -36.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.00 £14.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £41.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +11 14 £425 +41.66% 9
North Wales -1 1 - -
Mid Wales - 1 £338 -
PHP
UK

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 30 (58.82%) MySQL
2 25 (49.02%) JavaScript
3 22 (43.14%) Apache
4 17 (33.33%) Windows
5 16 (31.37%) HTML
5 16 (31.37%) SQL Server
5 16 (31.37%) Moodle
6 15 (29.41%) CSS
6 15 (29.41%) Penetration Testing
7 13 (25.49%) ITIL
7 13 (25.49%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (23.53%) e-Learning
9 11 (21.57%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (21.57%) SQL
10 10 (19.61%) Java
10 10 (19.61%) Python
10 10 (19.61%) LAMP
10 10 (19.61%) Change Control
11 9 (17.65%) Git (software)
11 9 (17.65%) Security Cleared
11 9 (17.65%) XML
11 9 (17.65%) Project Management
12 8 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (13.73%) Subversion
13 7 (13.73%) Zend
13 7 (13.73%) Linux
13 7 (13.73%) SC Cleared
13 7 (13.73%) Mobile App
14 6 (11.76%) CSS3
14 6 (11.76%) HTML5

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 22 (43.14%) Apache
2 16 (31.37%) Moodle
3 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.88%) Skype for Business
4 2 (3.92%) CMS
4 2 (3.92%) WordPress
5 1 (1.96%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.88%) MS Office
2 2 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.92%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.96%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Office 365
2 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) Firewall
2 4 (7.84%) Wireless
2 4 (7.84%) Wireless Security
3 3 (5.88%) FTP
3 3 (5.88%) LDAP
3 3 (5.88%) Skype
4 2 (3.92%) HTTPS
4 2 (3.92%) Network Security
4 2 (3.92%) SSH
4 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.92%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.96%) Internet
5 1 (1.96%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (58.82%) MySQL
2 16 (31.37%) SQL Server
3 13 (25.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.96%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 7 (13.73%) Subversion
3 3 (5.88%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.92%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.92%) IntelliJ
4 2 (3.92%) JUnit
4 2 (3.92%) Maven
5 1 (1.96%) Hudson
General
1 1 (1.96%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (72.55%) Developer
2 18 (35.29%) PHP Developer
3 13 (25.49%) Software Developer
4 9 (17.65%) Moodle Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Senior Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (7.84%) PHP Zend Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Angular Developer
8 3 (5.88%) LAMP Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Penetration Tester
8 3 (5.88%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Senior Penetration Tester
8 3 (5.88%) Senior Tester
8 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Symfony Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Tester
9 2 (3.92%) Applications Support
9 2 (3.92%) Applications Support Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (31.37%) HTML
2 15 (29.41%) CSS
3 10 (19.61%) LAMP
4 9 (17.65%) XML
5 6 (11.76%) .NET
5 6 (11.76%) CSS3
5 6 (11.76%) HTML5
5 6 (11.76%) Symfony
5 6 (11.76%) Web Services
6 5 (9.80%) jQuery
7 4 (7.84%) Laravel
7 4 (7.84%) RESTful
8 3 (5.88%) AngularJS
8 3 (5.88%) MEAN Stack
8 3 (5.88%) Middleware
8 3 (5.88%) PCRE
8 3 (5.88%) Regular Expression
8 3 (5.88%) REST
8 3 (5.88%) SOAP
8 3 (5.88%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) e-Learning
2 7 (13.73%) Mobile App
3 5 (9.80%) NHS
4 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.88%) Digital Media
6 2 (3.92%) Cryptography
6 2 (3.92%) PKI
7 1 (1.96%) CESG
7 1 (1.96%) IPTV
7 1 (1.96%) New Media
7 1 (1.96%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 17 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (13.73%) Linux
3 3 (5.88%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (29.41%) Penetration Testing
2 13 (25.49%) ITIL
3 11 (21.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (19.61%) Change Control
5 9 (17.65%) Project Management
6 8 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (9.80%) MVC
7 5 (9.80%) OOP
7 5 (9.80%) Scrum
7 5 (9.80%) TDD
7 5 (9.80%) Web Design
7 5 (9.80%) Web Development
8 4 (7.84%) Information Security
8 4 (7.84%) Open Source
8 4 (7.84%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (7.84%) Software Engineering
9 3 (5.88%) Automated Testing
9 3 (5.88%) BDD
9 3 (5.88%) Data Modelling
9 3 (5.88%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 25 (49.02%) JavaScript
2 11 (21.57%) SQL
3 10 (19.61%) Java
3 10 (19.61%) Python
4 6 (11.76%) Perl
5 5 (9.80%) Ruby
6 4 (7.84%) C
6 4 (7.84%) C++
7 3 (5.88%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.88%) C#
7 3 (5.88%) PHP 5
7 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
7 3 (5.88%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.92%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.96%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.96%) Go
9 1 (1.96%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.96%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 7 (13.73%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.84%) CEH
3 4 (7.84%) CISA
3 4 (7.84%) CISSP
3 4 (7.84%) CREST Certified
3 4 (7.84%) OSCP
4 3 (5.88%) CHECK Team Leader
5 1 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Ansible
1 2 (3.92%) yum
2 1 (1.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (13.73%) Zend
2 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.88%) Google
4 2 (3.92%) Cisco
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle
4 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.92%) VMware
5 1 (1.96%) Adobe
5 1 (1.96%) Citrix
5 1 (1.96%) HP
5 1 (1.96%) Lotus
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Rate: Competitive
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