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 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 30 26
Rank change year-on-year 0 -4  
Contract jobs citing PHP 1 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 0.58% 2.34% 5.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.30% 5.62% 13.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 6
Median daily rate - £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -21.42%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +6.06% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £15.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +206.45% -60.25%  

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 Norfolk with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Norfolk
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 77 89 65
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 44.51% 41.59% 37.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 61 51
Median daily rate £375 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £250 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £534 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £24.23 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -27.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Norfolk 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 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich 0 1 - - 2
PHP
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) Drupal
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) Laravel
3 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
3 1 (20.00%) MariaDB
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source Development
3 1 (20.00%) Complexity Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (20.00%) Python

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 3 (60.00%) Drupal
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MariaDB
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Complexity Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) ERD
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) OOD
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source Development
2 1 (20.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree