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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 52 36 49
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +13
Contract jobs citing PHP 11 20 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.50% 3.57% 1.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.39% 10.58% 5.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 4
Average daily rate
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£210 £326 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.58% +18.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £285
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £26.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+5.66% +12.76%
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
204 189 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 27.91% 33.75% 32.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 104 124
Average daily rate £339 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.23% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 25 15
Average hourly rate £20.06 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.13% -14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 September 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
Salisbury - 10 - - 1
Swindon - - - - 1
Chippenham - - - - 3
Corsham - - - -
Marlborough - - - - 1
Melksham - - - - 1
PHP
South West

PHP
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (56.25%) MVC
2 8 (50.00%) OO
3 7 (43.75%) Laravel
4 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (31.25%) CodeIgniter
4 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 5 (31.25%) MySQL
5 4 (25.00%) LAMP
5 4 (25.00%) Data Integration
6 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
6 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
6 3 (18.75%) Symfony
6 3 (18.75%) Zend
7 2 (12.50%) Drupal
7 2 (12.50%) Web Application Development
7 2 (12.50%) HTML
7 2 (12.50%) CSS
7 2 (12.50%) OO PHP
8 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
8 1 (6.25%) SQL
8 1 (6.25%) CMS
8 1 (6.25%) BBC
8 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
8 1 (6.25%) REST
8 1 (6.25%) ExpressionEngine
8 1 (6.25%) PHP5
8 1 (6.25%) PHP4
8 1 (6.25%) jQuery
8 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 2 (12.50%) Drupal
2 1 (6.25%) ExpressionEngine
2 1 (6.25%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MySQL
2 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (68.75%) PHP Developer
3 10 (62.50%) Web Developer
4 5 (31.25%) PHP Web Developer
5 4 (25.00%) Junior
5 4 (25.00%) Junior Developer
5 4 (25.00%) Junior Web Developer
6 1 (6.25%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 1 (6.25%) PHP Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) Laravel
2 5 (31.25%) CodeIgniter
3 4 (25.00%) LAMP
4 3 (18.75%) Symfony
4 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
5 2 (12.50%) HTML
5 2 (12.50%) CSS
6 1 (6.25%) jQuery
6 1 (6.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (6.25%) BBC
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) MVC
2 8 (50.00%) OO
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Web Application Development
4 2 (12.50%) OO PHP
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) PHP5
2 1 (6.25%) PHP4
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Zend