Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dover with a requirement for PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PHP over the 6 months to 20 July 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
Kent > Dover
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 4 2
Contract jobs citing PHP 0 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dover - 20.00% 50.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 25.00% 76.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 13
Dover median daily rate - £255 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -49.00% -
Kent median daily rate £300 £290 £500
% change year-on-year +3.45% -42.00% +81.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dover median hourly rate - - -
Kent median hourly rate - - -

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 Dover with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Dover
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2 8 13
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dover 11.11% 80.00% 65.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 10
Dover median daily rate £288 £350 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.86% -24.32% -
10th Percentile £235 £255 £346
90th Percentile £320 £350 £500
Kent median daily rate £345 £350 £338
% change year-on-year -1.43% +3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Dover median hourly rate - - £40.00
Kent median hourly rate £45.00 £15.13 £40.00
% change year-on-year +197.52% -62.19% -14.89%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Dover

Job postings citing PHP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dover.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Dover

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dover

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP in Dover