The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 56 34 40
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +6
Contract jobs citing PHP 2 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.36% 2.56% 1.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.08% 8.11% 5.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 6
Median daily rate £325 £288 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -17.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £18.75 £33.78
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -44.48%
PHP
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
185 111 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 33.45% 31.53% 31.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 79 83
Median daily rate £375 £300 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £23.75 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.26% -24.60%
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 Coventry

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Coventry region with a requirement for PHP.

1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (40.00%) Visualforce
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (20.00%) SaaS
4 1 (20.00%) PaaS
4 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (20.00%) Puppet
4 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (20.00%) Route 53
4 1 (20.00%) IaaS
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (20.00%) Ansible
4 1 (20.00%) Docker
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) Microservices
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (20.00%) Front End Development

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
1 1 (20.00%) Route 53
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Magento Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) Visualforce
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (20.00%) CRM
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps
1 1 (20.00%) ERP
1 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (20.00%) Microservices
1 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Web Design
1 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Salesforce.com