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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 46 55 17
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -38
Contract jobs citing PHP 20 17 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.64% 2.07% 8.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.87% 5.54% 20.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 64
Median daily rate £291 £310 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.04% -22.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £360 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -10.44%
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
291 307 381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 38.44% 37.35% 40.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 226 276
Median daily rate £375 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 20
Median hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £13.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £65.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 26 (66.67%) HTML
1 26 (66.67%) CSS
2 23 (58.97%) JavaScript
3 19 (48.72%) MySQL
4 14 (35.90%) AngularJS
5 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (28.21%) .NET
6 11 (28.21%) Drupal
6 11 (28.21%) Git (software)
7 10 (25.64%) HTML5
7 10 (25.64%) CSS3
8 8 (20.51%) Sass
8 8 (20.51%) Front End Development
9 7 (17.95%) Adobe
9 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET
9 7 (17.95%) Backbone.js
9 7 (17.95%) Marketing
9 7 (17.95%) Web Development
9 7 (17.95%) Symfony
10 6 (15.38%) Ajax
10 6 (15.38%) WordPress
10 6 (15.38%) jQuery
10 6 (15.38%) Linux
10 6 (15.38%) Python
10 6 (15.38%) IIS
10 6 (15.38%) Web Services
10 6 (15.38%) LESS
10 6 (15.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
11 5 (12.82%) MS Excel

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 11 (28.21%) Drupal
2 6 (15.38%) IIS
2 6 (15.38%) WordPress
3 5 (12.82%) CMS
4 3 (7.69%) Apache
4 3 (7.69%) Apache Solr
4 3 (7.69%) Moodle
5 2 (5.13%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (5.13%) Joomla!
5 2 (5.13%) nginx
5 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.56%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.56%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
3 3 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) GitHub
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Internet
1 1 (2.56%) Software-Defined Networking
1 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (48.72%) MySQL
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.26%) MongoDB
3 4 (10.26%) MS Access
4 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (28.21%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.13%) Grunt
2 2 (5.13%) gulp
2 2 (5.13%) JIRA
2 2 (5.13%) PHPUnit
2 2 (5.13%) Subversion
3 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.56%) Travis CI
3 1 (2.56%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (17.95%) Marketing
2 4 (10.26%) Automotive
3 3 (7.69%) Advertising
4 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (82.05%) Developer
2 9 (23.08%) PHP Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (12.82%) Senior Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Digital Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Drupal Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (7.69%) HTML CSS Developer
6 3 (7.69%) HTML Developer
6 3 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.13%) BizTalk Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Digital Project Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (2.56%) Full Stack Web Developer
8 1 (2.56%) IT Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) SQL Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (66.67%) CSS
1 26 (66.67%) HTML
2 14 (35.90%) AngularJS
3 11 (28.21%) .NET
4 10 (25.64%) CSS3
4 10 (25.64%) HTML5
5 8 (20.51%) Sass
6 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET
6 7 (17.95%) Backbone.js
6 7 (17.95%) Symfony
7 6 (15.38%) Ajax
7 6 (15.38%) jQuery
7 6 (15.38%) LESS
7 6 (15.38%) Web Services
8 5 (12.82%) JSON
8 5 (12.82%) REST
9 4 (10.26%) LAMP
9 4 (10.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (7.69%) Doctrine
10 3 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Social Media
2 3 (7.69%) User Experience
3 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.13%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.13%) e-Learning
3 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.13%) SCORM
3 2 (5.13%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.56%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.56%) Internet of Things
4 1 (2.56%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.56%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Linux
2 3 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (2.56%) Android
3 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (20.51%) Front End Development
3 7 (17.95%) Web Development
4 5 (12.82%) E-Commerce
4 5 (12.82%) MVC
4 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
5 4 (10.26%) Infographics
5 4 (10.26%) OOP
5 4 (10.26%) Project Management
5 4 (10.26%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (10.26%) Web Accessibility
5 4 (10.26%) Web Design
6 3 (7.69%) Open Source
6 3 (7.69%) Scrum
7 2 (5.13%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (5.13%) Microservices
7 2 (5.13%) OO
7 2 (5.13%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.13%) Wireframes
7 2 (5.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 23 (58.97%) JavaScript
2 6 (15.38%) Python
3 4 (10.26%) C#
3 4 (10.26%) Java
3 4 (10.26%) SQL
3 4 (10.26%) VBA
4 2 (5.13%) ActionScript
4 2 (5.13%) ActionScript 3.0
4 2 (5.13%) PHP 5
5 1 (2.56%) Apple Swift
5 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.56%) Go
5 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Docker
2 1 (2.56%) LXC
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Ansible
2 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Adobe
2 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.69%) Remedy
4 2 (5.13%) Zend
5 1 (2.56%) Google
5 1 (2.56%) Intel
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle
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