The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 54 41 57
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +16
Contract jobs citing PHP 8 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.11% 1.37% 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.68% 4.83% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 3
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£325 £326 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.38% +8.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £21.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+59.52% -30.00%
PHP
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
171 145 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 23.78% 28.38% 30.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 86 132
Average daily rate £375 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £253 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £434 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 8 15
Average hourly rate £28.50 £27.25 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.58% -31.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £13.77 £15.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.75 £41.50 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

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 24 December 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
Swindon -11 3 £300 -8.04% 5
Salisbury -3 2 - -
Chippenham - 2 £400 - 3
Marlborough - - - -
Calne - - - -
PHP
South West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 14 (66.67%) MySQL
2 12 (57.14%) MVC
3 11 (52.38%) Laravel
4 9 (42.86%) OO
5 8 (38.10%) Data Integration
6 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 6 (28.57%) Linux
8 5 (23.81%) CSS
8 5 (23.81%) HTML
8 5 (23.81%) MongoDB
8 5 (23.81%) CodeIgniter
9 4 (19.05%) Symfony
9 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
9 4 (19.05%) LAMP
9 4 (19.05%) Web Application Development
10 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
10 3 (14.29%) CSS3
10 3 (14.29%) HTML5
10 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (14.29%) Marketing
11 2 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
11 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
11 2 (9.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
11 2 (9.52%) CouchDB
11 2 (9.52%) NAS
11 2 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
11 2 (9.52%) High Availability
11 2 (9.52%) HBase

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 1 (4.76%) Apache
1 1 (4.76%) WordPress
1 1 (4.76%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.76%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) SAN
1 2 (9.52%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (66.67%) MySQL
2 5 (23.81%) MongoDB
3 2 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
3 2 (9.52%) HBase
3 2 (9.52%) Voldemort
3 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
3 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
3 2 (9.52%) CouchDB
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (14.29%) Marketing
2 2 (9.52%) Electronics
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Developer
2 14 (66.67%) Web Developer
3 9 (42.86%) PHP Developer
4 8 (38.10%) Junior Web Developer
4 8 (38.10%) Junior Developer
4 8 (38.10%) Junior
5 4 (19.05%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) Laravel
2 5 (23.81%) HTML
2 5 (23.81%) CSS
2 5 (23.81%) CodeIgniter
3 4 (19.05%) LAMP
3 4 (19.05%) Symfony
4 3 (14.29%) HTML5
4 3 (14.29%) CSS3
4 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.76%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Data Integration
2 2 (9.52%) DTV
3 1 (4.76%) Social Media
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) MVC
2 9 (42.86%) OO
3 4 (19.05%) Web Application Development
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
5 2 (9.52%) OO PHP
5 2 (9.52%) DevOps
5 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
5 2 (9.52%) High Availability
6 1 (4.76%) SEO
6 1 (4.76%) Analytics
6 1 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (4.76%) CRM
6 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.76%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.52%) Perl
2 2 (9.52%) C
2 2 (9.52%) C++
2 2 (9.52%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) Python
2 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.76%) PHP5
3 1 (4.76%) PHP4
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Puppet
1 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle
1 2 (9.52%) SAP
2 1 (4.76%) Google