The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 45 34 6
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -28
Contract jobs citing PHP 27 41 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.16% 4.44% 15.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.18% 11.65% 35.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 33 116
Median daily rate £299 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.90% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £292 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £39.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-60.25% +14.70%
PHP
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
294 352 359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 34.39% 38.14% 43.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 295 289
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 3 6
Median hourly rate £39.00 £36.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.40 £34.00 £16.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.10 £41.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

PHP
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for PHP.

1 25 (65.79%) MySQL
2 21 (55.26%) JavaScript
3 19 (50.00%) HTML
4 17 (44.74%) CSS
4 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (36.84%) Linux
6 11 (28.95%) LAMP
7 10 (26.32%) Drupal
7 10 (26.32%) Git (software)
8 9 (23.68%) AngularJS
9 8 (21.05%) DevOps
10 7 (18.42%) Front End Development
10 7 (18.42%) HTML5
10 7 (18.42%) CSS3
10 7 (18.42%) jQuery
10 7 (18.42%) Symfony
10 7 (18.42%) Web Development
11 6 (15.79%) CMS
11 6 (15.79%) Scrum
11 6 (15.79%) MVC
11 6 (15.79%) JSON
11 6 (15.79%) Ansible
12 5 (13.16%) Docker
12 5 (13.16%) Zend
12 5 (13.16%) Marketing
12 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
12 5 (13.16%) Social Media
12 5 (13.16%) Apache
13 4 (10.53%) Python
13 4 (10.53%) Adobe

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 10 (26.32%) Drupal
2 6 (15.79%) CMS
3 5 (13.16%) Apache
4 3 (7.89%) WordPress
5 2 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.63%) Apache Solr
6 1 (2.63%) Joomla!
6 1 (2.63%) nginx
6 1 (2.63%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.26%) Heroku
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.63%) Extranet
2 1 (2.63%) Network Security
2 1 (2.63%) SSH
2 1 (2.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (65.79%) MySQL
2 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.63%) MS Access
3 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.53%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (7.89%) Travis CI
4 1 (2.63%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.63%) gulp
4 1 (2.63%) PHPUnit
4 1 (2.63%) Subversion
4 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (13.16%) Marketing
2 4 (10.53%) Advertising
3 3 (7.89%) Automotive
4 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (71.05%) Developer
2 13 (34.21%) PHP Developer
3 7 (18.42%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Drupal Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (7.89%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (5.26%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Build Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) DevOps Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Digital Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) LAMP Developer
6 2 (5.26%) MySQL Developer
6 2 (5.26%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Release Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.63%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (50.00%) HTML
2 17 (44.74%) CSS
3 11 (28.95%) LAMP
4 9 (23.68%) AngularJS
5 7 (18.42%) CSS3
5 7 (18.42%) HTML5
5 7 (18.42%) jQuery
5 7 (18.42%) Symfony
6 6 (15.79%) JSON
7 4 (10.53%) .NET
7 4 (10.53%) Ajax
7 4 (10.53%) Backbone.js
7 4 (10.53%) REST
7 4 (10.53%) Sass
8 3 (7.89%) Laravel
8 3 (7.89%) LESS
8 3 (7.89%) RESTful
9 2 (5.26%) Ember.js
9 2 (5.26%) Ext JS
9 2 (5.26%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Social Media
2 4 (10.53%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.89%) Digital Media
4 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.26%) Minimum Viable Product
4 2 (5.26%) User Experience
5 1 (2.63%) Blog
5 1 (2.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (36.84%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) CentOS
3 1 (2.63%) Android
3 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Windows
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (21.05%) DevOps
3 7 (18.42%) Front End Development
3 7 (18.42%) Web Development
4 6 (15.79%) MVC
4 6 (15.79%) Scrum
5 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (10.53%) Infographics
5 4 (10.53%) Project Management
5 4 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (10.53%) TDD
5 4 (10.53%) Web Design
6 3 (7.89%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (7.89%) Mobile First
6 3 (7.89%) Open Source
6 3 (7.89%) Web Accessibility
6 3 (7.89%) Wireframes
7 2 (5.26%) Analytics
7 2 (5.26%) Rapid Prototyping
7 2 (5.26%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 21 (55.26%) JavaScript
2 4 (10.53%) Python
3 3 (7.89%) Java
3 3 (7.89%) SQL
4 2 (5.26%) PHP 5
5 1 (2.63%) C#
5 1 (2.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) Ansible
2 4 (10.53%) Puppet
3 3 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (5.26%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.63%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Zend
2 4 (10.53%) Adobe
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle
3 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.26%) Sencha
3 2 (5.26%) VMware
4 1 (2.63%) Google
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
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