The first table below looks at the demand for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 22 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 Wiltshire 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 58 38 50
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +12
Contract jobs citing PHP 3 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.45% 2.58% 0.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.85% 8.62% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 0
Average daily rate
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£210 £349 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.87% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £22.66 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+34.59% +19.26%
Programming Languages Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
162 174 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 24.43% 29.95% 31.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 111 97
Average daily rate £310 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £245 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 11
Average hourly rate £20.06 £34.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.00% -9.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
PHP
South West

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

PHP
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Swindon +1 2 - -
Chippenham +1 1 - - 2
Corsham - 1 - -
PHP
South West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 9 (81.82%) MVC
2 7 (63.64%) Zend
2 7 (63.64%) CodeIgniter
3 6 (54.55%) Drupal
4 5 (45.45%) Symfony
4 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
4 5 (45.45%) MySQL
5 3 (27.27%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 3 (27.27%) CSS
5 3 (27.27%) OO
6 2 (18.18%) OO PHP
6 2 (18.18%) Laravel
6 2 (18.18%) jQuery
7 1 (9.09%) WordPress
7 1 (9.09%) PHP5
7 1 (9.09%) PHP4
7 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
7 1 (9.09%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (9.09%) HTML5
7 1 (9.09%) REST
7 1 (9.09%) .NET
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
7 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
7 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (9.09%) Subversion
7 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 1 (9.09%) CMS
7 1 (9.09%) BBC
7 1 (9.09%) LAMP

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (54.55%) Drupal
2 1 (9.09%) WordPress
2 1 (9.09%) ExpressionEngine
2 1 (9.09%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (81.82%) PHP Developer
3 7 (63.64%) Web Developer
4 6 (54.55%) PHP Web Developer
5 5 (45.45%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 5 (45.45%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 1 (9.09%) UI Developer
6 1 (9.09%) UI Designer
6 1 (9.09%) UI Programmer
6 1 (9.09%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) CodeIgniter
2 5 (45.45%) Symfony
3 3 (27.27%) HTML
3 3 (27.27%) CSS
4 2 (18.18%) Laravel
4 2 (18.18%) jQuery
5 1 (9.09%) HTML5
5 1 (9.09%) REST
5 1 (9.09%) .NET
5 1 (9.09%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
1 1 (9.09%) BBC
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) MVC
2 3 (27.27%) OO
3 2 (18.18%) OO PHP
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) PHP5
2 1 (9.09%) PHP4
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Zend