The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 51 69 56
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -13
Contract jobs citing PHP 45 32 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.88% 1.92% 2.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.36% 4.86% 8.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 26 21
Median daily rate £300 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £563 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £315 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.75 £22.50 £37.15
% change year-on-year
-30.00% -39.42%
PHP
England

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

Programming Languages Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
481 658 520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 30.81% 39.57% 33.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 423 297
Median daily rate £340 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 29
Median hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.21% -45.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

PHP
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

PHP
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
Leicestershire +22 22 £300 +9.09% 21
Nottinghamshire -16 7 £281 -25.00% 15
Derbyshire +16 6 £263 -0.94% 5
Northamptonshire +7 5 £313 - 6
Lincolnshire - 5 £275 - 7
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for PHP.

1 50 (58.82%) HTML
2 49 (57.65%) JavaScript
3 44 (51.76%) MySQL
4 36 (42.35%) Web Development
5 33 (38.82%) Java
6 32 (37.65%) CSS
7 31 (36.47%) HTML5
8 28 (32.94%) CRM
9 23 (27.06%) ERP
9 23 (27.06%) Network Security
9 23 (27.06%) Digital Media
10 21 (24.71%) .NET
11 20 (23.53%) jQuery
12 18 (21.18%) OO
13 17 (20.00%) LAMP
14 15 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (17.65%) Linux
15 14 (16.47%) Magento
15 14 (16.47%) Git (software)
16 13 (15.29%) Zend
17 12 (14.12%) MVC
17 12 (14.12%) SQL Server
17 12 (14.12%) C#
18 11 (12.94%) Symfony
18 11 (12.94%) User Experience
18 11 (12.94%) OO PHP
18 11 (12.94%) CSS3
19 9 (10.59%) PHP 5
19 9 (10.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 9 (10.59%) Front End Development

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 9 (10.59%) CMS
2 8 (9.41%) WordPress
3 5 (5.88%) Apache
3 5 (5.88%) Drupal
4 4 (4.71%) Node.js
5 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.35%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.18%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.18%) concrete5
6 1 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.18%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (8.24%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.18%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 14 (16.47%) Magento
2 1 (1.18%) BigMachines
2 1 (1.18%) Eloqua
2 1 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.41%) SaaS
2 6 (7.06%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (27.06%) Network Security
2 2 (2.35%) SSL
3 1 (1.18%) Intranet
3 1 (1.18%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (51.76%) MySQL
2 12 (14.12%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.71%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.71%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.53%) CouchDB
4 3 (3.53%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.35%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.18%) GIS
Development Applications
1 14 (16.47%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.41%) Subversion
3 5 (5.88%) Mercurial
4 4 (4.71%) PhpStorm
5 3 (3.53%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.35%) gulp
6 2 (2.35%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.35%) JIRA
6 2 (2.35%) PHPUnit
6 2 (2.35%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.18%) Maven
7 1 (1.18%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (1.18%) Xdebug
General
1 8 (9.41%) Retail
2 6 (7.06%) Games
3 5 (5.88%) Marketing
4 3 (3.53%) Finance
5 2 (2.35%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.18%) Advertising
6 1 (1.18%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 73 (85.88%) Developer
2 43 (50.59%) PHP Developer
3 16 (18.82%) HTML Developer
4 13 (15.29%) Magento Developer
5 11 (12.94%) PHP Magento Developer
6 6 (7.06%) C# Developer
6 6 (7.06%) Java Developer
7 5 (5.88%) CMS Developer
7 5 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (5.88%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Applications Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Lead Developer
8 4 (4.71%) MySQL Developer
8 4 (4.71%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 4 (4.71%) UI Developer
9 3 (3.53%) .NET Developer
9 3 (3.53%) Lead C# Developer
9 3 (3.53%) Lead Java Developer
9 3 (3.53%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.53%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (58.82%) HTML
2 32 (37.65%) CSS
3 31 (36.47%) HTML5
4 21 (24.71%) .NET
5 20 (23.53%) jQuery
6 17 (20.00%) LAMP
7 11 (12.94%) CSS3
7 11 (12.94%) Symfony
8 9 (10.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (10.59%) Web Services
9 8 (9.41%) AngularJS
9 8 (9.41%) Laravel
9 8 (9.41%) RESTful
10 7 (8.24%) REST
10 7 (8.24%) XML
11 6 (7.06%) Ajax
11 6 (7.06%) Flash
11 6 (7.06%) JSON
11 6 (7.06%) SOAP
11 6 (7.06%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (27.06%) Digital Media
2 11 (12.94%) User Experience
3 7 (8.24%) Mobile App
4 6 (7.06%) Mobile Games
5 2 (2.35%) Augmented Reality
5 2 (2.35%) FMCG
6 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.18%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.65%) Linux
2 8 (9.41%) Windows
3 6 (7.06%) Apple iOS
3 6 (7.06%) Ubuntu
4 5 (5.88%) Android
4 5 (5.88%) CentOS
5 3 (3.53%) Windows 10
5 3 (3.53%) Windows Phone
6 2 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.35%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (42.35%) Web Development
2 28 (32.94%) CRM
3 23 (27.06%) ERP
4 18 (21.18%) OO
5 15 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (14.12%) MVC
7 11 (12.94%) OO PHP
8 9 (10.59%) E-Commerce
8 9 (10.59%) Front End Development
9 7 (8.24%) OOP
10 5 (5.88%) SEO
11 4 (4.71%) Mobile Application Development
11 4 (4.71%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (3.53%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (3.53%) Data Protection
12 3 (3.53%) Mobile Development
12 3 (3.53%) Scrum
12 3 (3.53%) TDD
13 2 (2.35%) PRINCE2
13 2 (2.35%) UML
Programming Languages
1 49 (57.65%) JavaScript
2 33 (38.82%) Java
3 12 (14.12%) C#
4 9 (10.59%) PHP 5
5 7 (8.24%) SQL
6 6 (7.06%) ActionScript
6 6 (7.06%) ActionScript 2.0
6 6 (7.06%) ActionScript 3.0
7 3 (3.53%) Apple Swift
7 3 (3.53%) Objective-C
7 3 (3.53%) Python
8 2 (2.35%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.35%) C++
9 1 (1.18%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (1.18%) PMI Certification
1 1 (1.18%) PMP
1 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.18%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 4 (4.71%) Ansible
2 2 (2.35%) Icinga
2 2 (2.35%) OpenAM
2 2 (2.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (15.29%) Zend
2 6 (7.06%) Adobe
3 4 (4.71%) Oracle
4 2 (2.35%) SAP
5 1 (1.18%) OpenText
5 1 (1.18%) Siebel
5 1 (1.18%) VMware
5 1 (1.18%) Xamarin
Northampton
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Rate: £150 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Oscar
Rate: £225 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Rate: £375 - £475 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Rate: £375 - £475 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Rate: £475 - £575 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Rate: £475 - £575 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Northamptonshire
Oscar
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago