The first table below looks at the demand for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Warwickshire 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 31 29 27
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing PHP 8 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.54% 1.73% 0.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.51% 4.26% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Average daily rate
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£298 - £280
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 - £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 - £304
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £33.55 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £22.66 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+36.80% +25.88%
Programming Languages Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
94 94 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 29.84% 40.69% 17.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 50 17
Average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.08% -0.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 6
Average hourly rate £27.50 £18.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.64% -47.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £13.70 £15.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £23.30 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
PHP
West Midlands

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

PHP
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Warwick -3 4 £315 -
Rugby 0 1 £200 - 1
Stratford-upon-Avon - - - -
Leamington Spa - - - - 1
PHP
West Midlands

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 18 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (75.00%) HTML
3 14 (70.00%) HTML5
4 11 (55.00%) jQuery
5 10 (50.00%) Ajax
6 8 (40.00%) CSS
7 7 (35.00%) MySQL
8 6 (30.00%) Apple iOS
8 6 (30.00%) iOS Development
9 5 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (25.00%) Web Application Development
9 5 (25.00%) REST
9 5 (25.00%) Web Design
9 5 (25.00%) Content Management
9 5 (25.00%) JSON
9 5 (25.00%) Automotive
9 5 (25.00%) SOAP
9 5 (25.00%) XML
9 5 (25.00%) Apache
10 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 4 (20.00%) Windows CE
10 4 (20.00%) Windows
10 4 (20.00%) .NET
10 4 (20.00%) Android
10 4 (20.00%) Android Development
11 3 (15.00%) Grunt
11 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
11 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
11 3 (15.00%) LESS

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 5 (25.00%) Apache
2 3 (15.00%) CMS
2 3 (15.00%) Joomla!
2 3 (15.00%) IIS
3 2 (10.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) MySQL
2 3 (15.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Grunt
2 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (25.00%) Automotive
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) PHP Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Applications Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Web Developer
5 2 (10.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) iOS Developer
6 1 (5.00%) UI Programmer
6 1 (5.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Designer
6 1 (5.00%) Programmer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Web Designer
6 1 (5.00%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) PHP Programmer
6 1 (5.00%) Web Programmer
6 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.00%) UI Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) HTML
2 14 (70.00%) HTML5
3 11 (55.00%) jQuery
4 10 (50.00%) Ajax
5 8 (40.00%) CSS
6 5 (25.00%) SOAP
6 5 (25.00%) JSON
6 5 (25.00%) XML
6 5 (25.00%) REST
6 5 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (20.00%) .NET
8 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
8 3 (15.00%) CSS3
8 3 (15.00%) Regular Expression
8 3 (15.00%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (15.00%) LESS
8 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
9 1 (5.00%) Cocoa Touch
9 1 (5.00%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Windows CE
2 4 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) iOS Development
2 5 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (25.00%) Web Application Development
2 5 (25.00%) Web Design
2 5 (25.00%) Content Management
3 4 (20.00%) Android Development
4 3 (15.00%) Web Development
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) Validation
5 2 (10.00%) Scrum
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.00%) Information Architecture
5 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (5.00%) Ruby
3 1 (5.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Google