The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

PHP
South West / Devon
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 30 31
Contract jobs citing PHP 0 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon - 1.60% 1.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.03% 3.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £335
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year +14.28% -20.45%  

PHP is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Devon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 129 99 109
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 47.08% 52.66% 42.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 72 41
Median daily rate £367 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.32% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Median hourly rate £23.00 £42.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.88% +18.05%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon citing PHP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Devon

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PHP in Devon.

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP in Devon

PHP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP in Devon

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Devon region with a requirement for PHP.

1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Struts
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (50.00%) JMS
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (50.00%) WebLogic

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) JBoss
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Java Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) JMS
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) Struts
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Node.js
3 1 (25.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Xamarin