The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Bradford region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 22 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing PHP 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 0.64% 2.60% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.04% 9.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £22.66 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+34.59% +19.26%
Programming Languages Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
49 53 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 31.21% 27.60% 24.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 30 20
Average daily rate £310 £255 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.56% +15.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £210 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £440 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
PHP
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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
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 13 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 11 (84.62%) MVC
1 11 (84.62%) Zend
2 10 (76.92%) MySQL
3 8 (61.54%) Symfony
3 8 (61.54%) CodeIgniter
3 8 (61.54%) Drupal
3 8 (61.54%) Jenkins
4 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
4 3 (23.08%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) Apache
5 2 (15.38%) LAMP
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 8 (61.54%) Drupal
2 2 (15.38%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (84.62%) Web Developer
2 11 (84.62%) PHP Developer
2 11 (84.62%) PHP Web Developer
3 8 (61.54%) PHP Drupal Developer
3 8 (61.54%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Programmer
5 2 (15.38%) PHP Programmer
5 2 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) Symfony
1 8 (61.54%) CodeIgniter
2 2 (15.38%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) MVC
2 3 (23.08%) TDD
2 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Zend