The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 31 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PHP 11 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 5.09% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.21% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 0
Median daily rate £413 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.84% -
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
Cheshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
134 73 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 62.04% 37.24% 26.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 51 22
Median daily rate £413 £401 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.99% +29.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £340 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Median hourly rate £21.00 £33.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Chester

PHP
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the Chester region over the 3 months to 2 July 2016.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 2 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 Chester region with a requirement for PHP.

1 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (55.00%) Web Development
3 9 (45.00%) Network Security
3 9 (45.00%) Digital Media
3 9 (45.00%) SQL
3 9 (45.00%) Java
3 9 (45.00%) CRM
3 9 (45.00%) ERP
4 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (35.00%) MySQL
6 6 (30.00%) ETL
6 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (30.00%) Vertica
7 5 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
7 5 (25.00%) Talend
7 5 (25.00%) HTML
7 5 (25.00%) CSS
7 5 (25.00%) Finance
7 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
8 4 (20.00%) XML
8 4 (20.00%) Linux
8 4 (20.00%) OLAP
8 4 (20.00%) Middleware
8 4 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
8 4 (20.00%) Analytics
8 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
8 4 (20.00%) OLAP Cube
8 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 3 (15.00%) Drupal
2 2 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (10.00%) IIS
2 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) Network Security
2 2 (10.00%) Internet
2 2 (10.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (35.00%) MySQL
3 4 (20.00%) Big Data
3 4 (20.00%) OLAP
3 4 (20.00%) OLAP Cube
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
5 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (5.00%) Xcode
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Publishing
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 4 (20.00%) MySQL Developer
2 4 (20.00%) PHP Developer
2 4 (20.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 4 (20.00%) XML Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) BizTalk Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (10.00%) Lead Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Migration Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Talend Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (10.00%) WordPress Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Business Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (5.00%) DBA
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) CSS
1 5 (25.00%) HTML
2 4 (20.00%) Middleware
2 4 (20.00%) XML
3 3 (15.00%) .NET
4 2 (10.00%) CSS3
4 2 (10.00%) HTML5
5 1 (5.00%) Cocoa
5 1 (5.00%) iOS SDK
5 1 (5.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.00%) Android
3 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Web Development
2 9 (45.00%) CRM
2 9 (45.00%) ERP
3 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (30.00%) ETL
4 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (20.00%) Analytics
5 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
5 4 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.00%) Front End Development
6 2 (10.00%) Kanban
6 2 (10.00%) Migration
6 2 (10.00%) Mobile Development
6 2 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (10.00%) Web Design
7 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.00%) Scrum
7 1 (5.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (45.00%) Java
2 9 (45.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) ISEB
1 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Vertica
2 5 (25.00%) Talend
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.00%) AppSense
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle
4 2 (10.00%) Tableau
5 1 (5.00%) Adobe
5 1 (5.00%) VMware