The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 6 22 17
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -5
Contract jobs citing PHP 3 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 11.11% 3.45% 8.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% 7.69% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
Average daily rate - £500 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £333 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.25% +10.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £30.20 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+17.54% +38.85%
PHP
Wales

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 Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
West Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9 39 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 33.33% 44.83% 65.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 31
Average daily rate £265 £500 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.00% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £263 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £541 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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
Hourly Rate Trend in West Wales

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

PHP Hourly 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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Pembrokeshire - 3 - -
PHP
Wales

PHP
Top 28 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) User Experience
2 3 (75.00%) Data Structures
2 3 (75.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile Development
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) SEO
2 3 (75.00%) CMS
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Zend
3 1 (25.00%) CakePHP
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 3 (75.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Web Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Website Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) CakePHP
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (75.00%) Data Structures
1 3 (75.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile Development
2 3 (75.00%) SEO
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Twitter
1 1 (25.00%) Zend