Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norwich 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 21 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
Norfolk > Norwich
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 29 25
Rank change year-on-year +5 -4 +9
Contract jobs citing PHP 10 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norwich 4.88% 2.17% 4.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.00% 5.10% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 13
Norwich median daily rate £325 £269 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.93% +34.38% -15.79%
10th Percentile £285 £246 £130
90th Percentile £405 £287 £269
Norfolk median daily rate £325 £275 £219
% change year-on-year +18.18% +25.71% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Norwich median hourly rate - - -
Norfolk median hourly rate - - -

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 Norwich with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Norwich
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 100 98 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norwich 48.78% 42.61% 30.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 59 51
Norwich median daily rate £350 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +41.67% -5.14%
10th Percentile £295 £281 £188
90th Percentile £561 £517 £500
Norfolk median daily rate £350 £375 £286
% change year-on-year -6.67% +31.00% -6.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Norwich median hourly rate - £24.22 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +86.27% -0.76%
Norfolk median hourly rate - £24.22 £15.25
% change year-on-year - +58.79% +1.94%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Norwich

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Norwich

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP in Norwich

PHP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP in Norwich

For the 6 months to 21 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 Norwich 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 Norwich 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