The table below looks at the statistics for PHP5 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP5 over the 3 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP 5
Rank 78 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -
Contract jobs citing PHP5 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.26% 0.36% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.62% 1.06% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£304 £244 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.61% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £290 £275
% change year-on-year
+5.17% +5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £75.75
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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 Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
322 188 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 41.28% 34.00% 32.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 134 105
Average daily rate £338 £285 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 10
Average hourly rate £21.80 £15.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.33% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £11.50 £13.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.08 £18.99 £58.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

PHP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP5 across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

PHP5
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PHP5 across the Wales region.

PHP5 Daily Rate Trend in Wales

PHP5
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

PHP5 Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

PHP5
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PHP5 across the Wales region.

PHP5 Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

PHP5
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 PHP5 within the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 September 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
South Wales -9 2 £304 +24.61% 1
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PHP5
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing PHP5 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 PHP5.

1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) PHP4
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) CodeIgniter
2 2 (66.67%) OO PHP
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) Laravel
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Zend

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing PHP5 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 PHP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) CodeIgniter
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Laravel
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) OO PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) PHP4
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Zend