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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 45 40 35
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Contract jobs citing PHP 3 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.75% 1.03% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.80% 3.05% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £340 £265 £163
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.30% +63.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-12.67% +82.05%

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
107 131 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 26.82% 33.85% 35.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 98 69
Median daily rate £438 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £461 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Median hourly rate £29.50 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

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 25 February 2017, 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 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) Web Development
3 3 (37.50%) jQuery
3 3 (37.50%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) OOD
3 3 (37.50%) MySQL
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) Node.js
4 2 (25.00%) Laravel
4 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (25.00%) User Experience
4 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (25.00%) Content Development
5 1 (12.50%) Redux
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (12.50%) React
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) Power BI
5 1 (12.50%) MEAN Stack
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (12.50%) Express
5 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) DB2
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (12.50%) Power BI
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Web Developer
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Applications Architect
5 1 (12.50%) Architect
5 1 (12.50%) DBA
5 1 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (12.50%) HTML Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Junior
5 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Junior PHP Developer
5 1 (12.50%) MySQL Developer
5 1 (12.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (12.50%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) Laravel
4 2 (25.00%) Node.js
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (12.50%) CakePHP
5 1 (12.50%) Express
5 1 (12.50%) LAMP
5 1 (12.50%) MEAN Stack
5 1 (12.50%) React
5 1 (12.50%) Redux
5 1 (12.50%) RESTful
5 1 (12.50%) SOAP
5 1 (12.50%) Symfony
5 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Web Development
2 3 (37.50%) OO
2 3 (37.50%) OOD
3 2 (25.00%) Content Development
3 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Zend