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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 61 66 56
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Contract jobs citing PHP 33 32 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.18% 2.03% 2.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.47% 5.02% 7.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 27 20
Median daily rate £300 £325 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +10.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £239 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £545 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
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
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
510 638 463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 33.64% 40.41% 31.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 404 268
Median daily rate £350 £325 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 27
Median hourly rate £44.00 £19.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.57% -40.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.95 £11.90 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 June 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 June 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 +16 15 £300 +9.09% 12
Northamptonshire +3 6 £375 +114.28% 2
Nottinghamshire -23 5 £288 -19.29% 19
Derbyshire +8 4 £300 +13.20% 8
Lincolnshire +4 2 £250 - 10
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 51 (64.56%) JavaScript
2 44 (55.70%) HTML
3 39 (49.37%) MySQL
4 36 (45.57%) Web Development
5 31 (39.24%) Java
6 30 (37.97%) CSS
7 29 (36.71%) CRM
8 27 (34.18%) HTML5
9 25 (31.65%) Digital Media
9 25 (31.65%) ERP
9 25 (31.65%) Network Security
10 18 (22.78%) .NET
11 17 (21.52%) OO
12 16 (20.25%) jQuery
13 14 (17.72%) Magento
14 13 (16.46%) Git (software)
14 13 (16.46%) Zend
14 13 (16.46%) LAMP
14 13 (16.46%) MVC
15 12 (15.19%) SQL Server
15 12 (15.19%) Linux
15 12 (15.19%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (13.92%) CSS3
17 10 (12.66%) WordPress
17 10 (12.66%) OO PHP
17 10 (12.66%) E-Commerce
18 9 (11.39%) C#
18 9 (11.39%) Symfony
18 9 (11.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 9 (11.39%) PHP 5

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 10 (12.66%) WordPress
2 6 (7.59%) Apache
2 6 (7.59%) CMS
3 5 (6.33%) Drupal
4 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.53%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.53%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.27%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.27%) concrete5
5 1 (1.27%) JBoss
5 1 (1.27%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (10.13%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 14 (17.72%) Magento
2 1 (1.27%) BigMachines
2 1 (1.27%) Eloqua
2 1 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.59%) SaaS
2 4 (5.06%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (31.65%) Network Security
2 2 (2.53%) SSL
3 1 (1.27%) Intranet
3 1 (1.27%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (49.37%) MySQL
2 12 (15.19%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.06%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.80%) CouchDB
4 3 (3.80%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.53%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.27%) GIS
Development Applications
1 13 (16.46%) Git (software)
2 8 (10.13%) Subversion
3 5 (6.33%) Mercurial
4 4 (5.06%) PhpStorm
5 3 (3.80%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.53%) gulp
6 2 (2.53%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.53%) JIRA
6 2 (2.53%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.27%) Maven
7 1 (1.27%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.27%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (1.27%) Xdebug
General
1 7 (8.86%) Retail
2 6 (7.59%) Games
3 5 (6.33%) Marketing
4 3 (3.80%) Finance
5 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.27%) Advertising
6 1 (1.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 67 (84.81%) Developer
2 39 (49.37%) PHP Developer
3 13 (16.46%) Magento Developer
4 12 (15.19%) HTML Developer
5 11 (13.92%) PHP Magento Developer
6 5 (6.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (6.33%) MySQL Developer
6 5 (6.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 5 (6.33%) Software Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Applications Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (5.06%) WordPress Developer
8 3 (3.80%) .NET Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Architect
8 3 (3.80%) HTML CSS Developer
8 3 (3.80%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (3.80%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Senior PHP Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (55.70%) HTML
2 30 (37.97%) CSS
3 27 (34.18%) HTML5
4 18 (22.78%) .NET
5 16 (20.25%) jQuery
6 13 (16.46%) LAMP
7 11 (13.92%) CSS3
8 9 (11.39%) Symfony
8 9 (11.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (10.13%) Laravel
9 8 (10.13%) RESTful
10 7 (8.86%) AngularJS
10 7 (8.86%) Web Services
11 6 (7.59%) Flash
11 6 (7.59%) XML
11 6 (7.59%) Zend Framework
12 5 (6.33%) Ajax
12 5 (6.33%) JSON
12 5 (6.33%) REST
13 4 (5.06%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 25 (31.65%) Digital Media
2 8 (10.13%) Mobile App
3 7 (8.86%) User Experience
4 6 (7.59%) Mobile Games
5 3 (3.80%) Augmented Reality
6 2 (2.53%) FMCG
7 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.27%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.19%) Linux
2 8 (10.13%) Windows
3 6 (7.59%) Apple iOS
4 5 (6.33%) Android
5 4 (5.06%) CentOS
5 4 (5.06%) Ubuntu
6 3 (3.80%) Windows 10
6 3 (3.80%) Windows Phone
7 2 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.53%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (45.57%) Web Development
2 29 (36.71%) CRM
3 25 (31.65%) ERP
4 17 (21.52%) OO
5 13 (16.46%) MVC
6 12 (15.19%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (12.66%) E-Commerce
7 10 (12.66%) OO PHP
8 8 (10.13%) Front End Development
9 7 (8.86%) OOP
10 4 (5.06%) Mobile Application Development
10 4 (5.06%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (3.80%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (3.80%) Data Protection
11 3 (3.80%) Mobile Development
12 2 (2.53%) API Integration
12 2 (2.53%) iOS Development
12 2 (2.53%) OWASP
12 2 (2.53%) SDLC
12 2 (2.53%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 51 (64.56%) JavaScript
2 31 (39.24%) Java
3 9 (11.39%) C#
3 9 (11.39%) PHP 5
4 7 (8.86%) SQL
5 6 (7.59%) ActionScript
5 6 (7.59%) ActionScript 2.0
5 6 (7.59%) ActionScript 3.0
6 3 (3.80%) Apple Swift
6 3 (3.80%) Objective-C
6 3 (3.80%) Python
7 2 (2.53%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.53%) C++
8 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.27%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (1.27%) PMI Certification
1 1 (1.27%) PMP
1 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 4 (5.06%) Ansible
2 2 (2.53%) Icinga
2 2 (2.53%) OpenAM
2 2 (2.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (16.46%) Zend
2 6 (7.59%) Adobe
3 5 (6.33%) Oracle
4 2 (2.53%) SAP
5 1 (1.27%) Endeca
5 1 (1.27%) hybris
5 1 (1.27%) OpenText
5 1 (1.27%) Siebel
5 1 (1.27%) VMware
5 1 (1.27%) Xamarin
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