The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 43 64 44
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -20
Contract jobs citing PHP 27 8 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.49% 0.87% 3.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.13% 2.76% 10.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 7 19
Median daily rate £338 £800 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-57.81% +61.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £436 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £840 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £318 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.36% -2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £25.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-38.00% -18.03%
PHP
North 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 Cheshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
332 290 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 42.95% 31.62% 31.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 201 132
Median daily rate £379 £365 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.83% -2.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £297 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 3
Median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +167.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

PHP
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

PHP
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 13 £413 - 5
Macclesfield - 1 £338 - 3
PHP
North West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 40 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 31 (56.36%) Web Development
3 30 (54.55%) Java
4 27 (49.09%) ERP
4 27 (49.09%) CRM
4 27 (49.09%) Network Security
4 27 (49.09%) Digital Media
5 18 (32.73%) HTML
6 17 (30.91%) SQL
6 17 (30.91%) MySQL
6 17 (30.91%) CSS
7 15 (27.27%) SQL Server
7 15 (27.27%) E-Commerce
8 14 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (23.64%) .NET
10 11 (20.00%) XML
10 11 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (20.00%) Finance
11 10 (18.18%) TDD
11 10 (18.18%) ETL
11 10 (18.18%) Linux
12 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
12 9 (16.36%) Vertica
13 7 (12.73%) HTML5
13 7 (12.73%) jQuery
13 7 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (12.73%) Talend Open Studio
13 7 (12.73%) Big Data
13 7 (12.73%) Talend
13 7 (12.73%) Jenkins

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 5 (9.09%) Drupal
1 5 (9.09%) IIS
1 5 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.27%) WordPress
3 3 (5.45%) Apache
3 3 (5.45%) CMS
3 3 (5.45%) JBoss
3 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.64%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.45%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.82%) MS Project
3 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.82%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 27 (49.09%) Network Security
2 7 (12.73%) Internet
3 3 (5.45%) DNS
3 3 (5.45%) Intranet
3 3 (5.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.91%) MySQL
2 15 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 7 (12.73%) Big Data
4 6 (10.91%) OLAP
4 6 (10.91%) OLAP Cube
4 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.82%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.82%) Informix
7 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Jenkins
1 7 (12.73%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (5.45%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.45%) Grunt
2 3 (5.45%) gulp
3 2 (3.64%) JIRA
3 2 (3.64%) JUnit
3 2 (3.64%) Xcode
4 1 (1.82%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.82%) Introscope
4 1 (1.82%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.82%) Mockito
4 1 (1.82%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.82%) QUnit
4 1 (1.82%) Selenium
4 1 (1.82%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.82%) Subversion
General
1 11 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (9.09%) Retail
3 3 (5.45%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.64%) Publishing
5 1 (1.82%) Banking
5 1 (1.82%) German Language
5 1 (1.82%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 38 (69.09%) Developer
2 13 (23.64%) PHP Developer
3 8 (14.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (10.91%) HTML Developer
4 6 (10.91%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (10.91%) SQL Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Agile Developer
6 4 (7.27%) MySQL Developer
6 4 (7.27%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Web Developer
6 4 (7.27%) XML Developer
7 3 (5.45%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Android Developer
7 3 (5.45%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (5.45%) C# Developer
7 3 (5.45%) DBA
7 3 (5.45%) HTML CSS Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Lead Developer
7 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (3.64%) PHP Laravel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (32.73%) HTML
2 17 (30.91%) CSS
3 13 (23.64%) .NET
4 11 (20.00%) XML
5 7 (12.73%) HTML5
5 7 (12.73%) jQuery
6 5 (9.09%) CSS3
6 5 (9.09%) JSON
6 5 (9.09%) LAMP
6 5 (9.09%) Web Services
7 4 (7.27%) Middleware
7 4 (7.27%) RESTful
8 3 (5.45%) .NET Framework
8 3 (5.45%) AngularJS
8 3 (5.45%) CakePHP
8 3 (5.45%) CodeIgniter
8 3 (5.45%) Laravel
8 3 (5.45%) WAMP
9 2 (3.64%) Android SDK
9 2 (3.64%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 27 (49.09%) Digital Media
2 4 (7.27%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.64%) PMI
4 1 (1.82%) iPad
4 1 (1.82%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.18%) Linux
2 6 (10.91%) Windows
3 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.45%) Android
4 3 (5.45%) Apple iOS
4 3 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.64%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (56.36%) Web Development
2 27 (49.09%) CRM
2 27 (49.09%) ERP
3 15 (27.27%) E-Commerce
4 14 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (18.18%) ETL
6 10 (18.18%) TDD
7 7 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (12.73%) Front End Development
7 7 (12.73%) OO
8 6 (10.91%) Analytics
8 6 (10.91%) Dimensional Modelling
8 6 (10.91%) Kimball Methodology
8 6 (10.91%) Mobile Development
9 5 (9.09%) Migration
9 5 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (9.09%) Web Design
10 3 (5.45%) ITIL
10 3 (5.45%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 40 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 30 (54.55%) Java
3 17 (30.91%) SQL
4 5 (9.09%) C#
5 3 (5.45%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.45%) PowerShell
5 3 (5.45%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.64%) Objective-C
6 2 (3.64%) PHP 5
6 2 (3.64%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) MCITP
1 3 (5.45%) MCTS
1 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (5.45%) RHCE
2 2 (3.64%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.82%) ISEB
3 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
1 3 (5.45%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) Puppet
1 3 (5.45%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (1.82%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
1 9 (16.36%) Vertica
2 7 (12.73%) Talend
3 4 (7.27%) Adobe
4 3 (5.45%) Brocade
4 3 (5.45%) Oracle
4 3 (5.45%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.64%) AppSense
5 2 (3.64%) Tableau
6 1 (1.82%) Compuware
6 1 (1.82%) Google
6 1 (1.82%) HP
6 1 (1.82%) IBM
6 1 (1.82%) Perforce
6 1 (1.82%) VMware
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago