The first table below looks at the demand for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 18 April 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 West Wales 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 12 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PHP 23 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 17.04% - 4.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.73% - 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 0 2
Average daily rate £363 - £165
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £173
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+112.12% -8.33%
Programming Languages Category
West Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
93 13 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 68.89% 33.33% 39.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 5 14
Average daily rate £388 £349 £416
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.18% -16.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £317 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £420 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
PHP
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PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

PHP
Contract Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
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Swansea - 21 £363 - 3
PHP
Wales

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Wales 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 12 (41.38%) Python
1 12 (41.38%) Scala
1 12 (41.38%) Puppet
1 12 (41.38%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (34.48%) Zend
2 10 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (34.48%) Perl
2 10 (34.48%) MVC
3 8 (27.59%) Configuration Management
4 6 (20.69%) Java
4 6 (20.69%) Nagios
4 6 (20.69%) Symfony
4 6 (20.69%) CodeIgniter
4 6 (20.69%) Drupal
5 4 (13.79%) CSS
5 4 (13.79%) HTML
5 4 (13.79%) LAMP
5 4 (13.79%) HTML5
5 4 (13.79%) CSS3
6 3 (10.34%) .NET
7 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
7 2 (6.90%) Linux
7 2 (6.90%) GIS
7 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
7 2 (6.90%) Web Design
7 2 (6.90%) Moodle
7 2 (6.90%) Mercurial
7 2 (6.90%) Ruby
7 2 (6.90%) jQuery

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Wales 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 6 (20.69%) Drupal
2 2 (6.90%) Moodle
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Route 53
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon EC2
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.90%) Mercurial
1 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
1 2 (6.90%) Hudson
2 1 (3.45%) JIRA
2 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Developer
2 12 (41.38%) PHP Developer
2 12 (41.38%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (34.48%) PHP Zend Developer
4 8 (27.59%) Web Developer
5 6 (20.69%) PHP Web Developer
6 4 (13.79%) UI Developer
6 4 (13.79%) UI Programmer
7 2 (6.90%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (6.90%) UI Designer
7 2 (6.90%) Designer
8 1 (3.45%) ScrumMaster
8 1 (3.45%) Interface Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) Symfony
1 6 (20.69%) CodeIgniter
2 4 (13.79%) CSS
2 4 (13.79%) HTML
2 4 (13.79%) LAMP
2 4 (13.79%) HTML5
2 4 (13.79%) CSS3
3 3 (10.34%) .NET
4 2 (6.90%) jQuery
4 2 (6.90%) Sass
5 1 (3.45%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) GIS
2 1 (3.45%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (34.48%) MVC
2 8 (27.59%) Configuration Management
3 2 (6.90%) Web Design
3 2 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (3.45%) User Stories
4 1 (3.45%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) Python
1 12 (41.38%) Scala
2 10 (34.48%) Perl
3 6 (20.69%) Java
4 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.90%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 12 (41.38%) Puppet
1 12 (41.38%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (20.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Zend
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