The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 41 11 22
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +11
Contract jobs citing PHP 3 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 1.20% 9.15% 1.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.23% 21.31% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-13.71% +55.55%
PHP
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Programming Languages Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
93 61 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 37.20% 42.96% 29.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 41 18
Average daily rate £325 £310 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £390 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Average hourly rate £11.25 £22.75 £23.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.54% -4.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PHP across the Bradford region.

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

PHP
Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing PHP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PHP.

1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) NHS
2 2 (50.00%) Intranet
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) NServiceBus
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (25.00%) Doctrine
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) LAMP
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) XHTML
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) OO

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing PHP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PHP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) NServiceBus
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) Joomla!
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Applications Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Web Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Principal Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (25.00%) Doctrine
3 1 (25.00%) LAMP
3 1 (25.00%) XHTML
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (25.00%) Symfony
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) NHS
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Zend