Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Wales 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 24 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
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 - 26
Rank change year-on-year - +26 +10
Contract jobs citing PHP 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Wales 0.83% - 1.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.39% - 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
West Wales median daily rate £300 - £198
10th Percentile £275 - £132
90th Percentile £325 - £293
Wales median daily rate £285 £363 £321
% change year-on-year -21.38% +12.84% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate - - £9.00

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 West Wales with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 72 76 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Wales 59.50% 45.78% 29.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 51 31
West Wales median daily rate £511 £475 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.63% +46.15% -23.53%
10th Percentile £288 £363 £231
90th Percentile £597 £594 £500
Wales median daily rate £375 £415 £350
% change year-on-year -9.64% +18.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
West Wales median hourly rate - - £15.25
Wales median hourly rate £19.00 £55.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -65.45% +161.90% +5.53%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP in West Wales

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP in West Wales

PHP
Contract Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the West Wales region over the 6 months to 24 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
Swansea - 1 £300 -
PHP
Wales

For the 6 months to 24 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 West Wales region with a requirement for PHP.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) KnockoutJS

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Wales 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 1 (100.00%) WordPress
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) UI Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript