The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 35 29 26
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing PHP 5 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.37% 1.66% 3.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.46% 4.76% 11.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Average daily rate
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£255 £275 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.27% +27.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £290 £288
% change year-on-year
+12.06% +0.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+5.66% +6.00%
PHP
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
112 84 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 30.68% 34.85% 27.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 54 48
Average daily rate £314 £290 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.18% +4.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £381 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 16
Average hourly rate £19.50 £24.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -26.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 October 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -6 3 £315 - 1
Leamington Spa -7 2 £195 -35.00% 2
Nuneaton - - - -
Rugby - - - - 1
Stratford-upon-Avon - - - -
Atherstone - - - -
PHP
West Midlands

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) MySQL
2 5 (45.45%) Content Management
3 4 (36.36%) CSS
3 4 (36.36%) Ajax
3 4 (36.36%) jQuery
3 4 (36.36%) HTML5
3 4 (36.36%) HTML
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (27.27%) Web Development
4 3 (27.27%) Joomla!
4 3 (27.27%) Regular Expression
4 3 (27.27%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (27.27%) LESS
4 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
4 3 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (27.27%) Grunt
4 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
4 3 (27.27%) .NET
4 3 (27.27%) IIS
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
4 3 (27.27%) Apache
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Validation
4 3 (27.27%) CMS
4 3 (27.27%) RDBMS
4 3 (27.27%) Web Design
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) Waterfall

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 3 (27.27%) Joomla!
1 3 (27.27%) IIS
1 3 (27.27%) Apache
1 3 (27.27%) CMS
2 2 (18.18%) WordPress
3 1 (9.09%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
2 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 3 (27.27%) RDBMS
3 1 (9.09%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Grunt
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
1 1 (9.09%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Front-End Developer
2 3 (27.27%) PHP Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) WordPress Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) LAMP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Designer
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (9.09%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) PHP Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) CSS
1 4 (36.36%) Ajax
1 4 (36.36%) jQuery
1 4 (36.36%) HTML5
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (27.27%) Regular Expression
2 3 (27.27%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (27.27%) LESS
2 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
2 3 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) JSON
3 1 (9.09%) iOS SDK
3 1 (9.09%) REST
3 1 (9.09%) Cocoa Touch
3 1 (9.09%) UIKit
3 1 (9.09%) LAMP
3 1 (9.09%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
1 1 (9.09%) Social Media
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Content Management
2 3 (27.27%) Web Development
2 3 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Validation
2 3 (27.27%) Web Design
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) Time Management
4 1 (9.09%) Information Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) iOS Development
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Google