The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank - 8 -
Contract jobs citing PHP 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian - 8.57% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 26.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- £363 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £286 £285
% change year-on-year
+13.53% +0.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.28 £27.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+17.36% +41.02%
PHP
Scotland

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

Programming Languages Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
23 23 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 65.71% 32.86% 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 18 4
Average daily rate £375 £370 £377
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £350 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £401 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

PHP
Top 20 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) OpenView
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) AWK
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Cacti
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) sed
1 1 (100.00%) Opsview

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) AWK
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) sed
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) OpenView
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Cacti
1 1 (100.00%) Opsview
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP