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 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
Norfolk / Norwich
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 26 16
Rank change year-on-year 0 -10  
Contract jobs citing PHP 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norwich 0.79% 2.00% 2.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.47% 4.29% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £275 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.02%  
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 Norwich with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Norwich
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 68 70 24
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norwich 53.97% 46.67% 26.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 44 17
Median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £325 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £545 £510
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 Norwich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Norwich 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 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 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 Norwich region with a requirement for PHP.

1 3 (75.00%) Drupal
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Publishing
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) ERD
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) Laravel
3 1 (25.00%) MariaDB
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development

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 3 (75.00%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MariaDB
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (25.00%) Junior
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) Laravel
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) ERD
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree