Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 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 18 November 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
East of England > Norfolk
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 32 27
Rank change year-on-year 0 -5 +13
Contract jobs citing PHP 10 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 2.85% 2.80% 4.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.14% 6.13% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 18
Norfolk median daily rate £325 £281 £219
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.56% +28.57% -12.50%
10th Percentile £285 £218 £130
90th Percentile £405 £318 £383
East of England median daily rate £375 £350 £300
% change year-on-year +7.14% +16.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Norfolk median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £15.00 £31.23 £45.00
% change year-on-year -51.96% -30.61% +80.00%

PHP is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Norfolk
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 140 163 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 39.89% 45.66% 30.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 110 85
Norfolk median daily rate £350 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £275 £225 £186
90th Percentile £563 £515 £474
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Norfolk median hourly rate - £24.22 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +86.27% -13.10%
East of England median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% +4.17%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Norfolk

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP in Norfolk

PHP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP in Norfolk

PHP
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Norfolk region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +4 10 £325 +23.81% 1
PHP
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for PHP.

1 10 (100.00%) jQuery
2 9 (90.00%) Drupal
2 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (90.00%) CSS
2 9 (90.00%) Front End Development
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
4 6 (60.00%) Finance
4 6 (60.00%) Publishing
4 6 (60.00%) Web Development
5 3 (30.00%) Apache
5 3 (30.00%) MySQL
5 3 (30.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) HTML5
6 2 (20.00%) REST
6 2 (20.00%) Behat
6 2 (20.00%) QUnit
6 2 (20.00%) Sass
6 2 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 2 (20.00%) Wireframes
6 2 (20.00%) Codeception
6 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (20.00%) Apache Cordova
6 2 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) CSS3
6 2 (20.00%) PhoneGap
6 2 (20.00%) WordPress
6 2 (20.00%) SOAP
6 2 (20.00%) XSLT
6 2 (20.00%) Photoshop

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk 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 9 (90.00%) Drupal
2 3 (30.00%) Apache
3 2 (20.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Fireworks
1 2 (20.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Codeception
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (20.00%) PHPUnit
1 2 (20.00%) QUnit
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
1 6 (60.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (90.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (30.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) jQuery
2 9 (90.00%) CSS
2 9 (90.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) Apache Cordova
4 2 (20.00%) Behat
4 2 (20.00%) CSS3
4 2 (20.00%) LAMP
4 2 (20.00%) PhoneGap
4 2 (20.00%) REST
4 2 (20.00%) Sass
4 2 (20.00%) SOAP
4 2 (20.00%) Symfony
4 2 (20.00%) XSLT
5 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (10.00%) JSON
5 1 (10.00%) Laravel
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Front End Development
2 6 (60.00%) Web Development
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Compatibility Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Wireframes
4 1 (10.00%) ERD
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) WAI
1 2 (20.00%) WCAG