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 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 46 71 50
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -21
Contract jobs citing PHP 54 26 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.39% 1.65% 2.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.85% 4.53% 9.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 21 18
Median daily rate £375 £300 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £650 £321
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £318 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.36% -2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £25.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-38.00% -18.03%
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
548 574 427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 34.38% 36.51% 30.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 376 238
Median daily rate £375 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 28
Median hourly rate £44.00 £15.13 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+190.90% -56.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £11.00 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £37.75 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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
Nottinghamshire +11 25 £400 +14.28% 26
Lincolnshire +8 10 £375 - 10
Leicestershire -1 7 £300 +8.10% 17
Northamptonshire -2 6 £375 +114.28% 3
Derbyshire - 3 £306 - 8
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for PHP.

1 66 (62.26%) JavaScript
2 50 (47.17%) HTML
3 44 (41.51%) MySQL
4 39 (36.79%) Java
5 38 (35.85%) CSS
6 37 (34.91%) Web Development
7 35 (33.02%) Git (software)
8 32 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (28.30%) Linux
10 29 (27.36%) CRM
10 29 (27.36%) Zend
11 27 (25.47%) OO
12 25 (23.58%) ERP
12 25 (23.58%) Network Security
12 25 (23.58%) HTML5
12 25 (23.58%) Digital Media
13 22 (20.75%) Jenkins
14 21 (19.81%) MVC
15 19 (17.92%) CSS3
15 19 (17.92%) Continuous Integration
15 19 (17.92%) Zend Framework
15 19 (17.92%) Front End Development
16 18 (16.98%) OO PHP
16 18 (16.98%) BDD
16 18 (16.98%) Behat
16 18 (16.98%) .NET
17 17 (16.04%) AngularJS
17 17 (16.04%) Cucumber
17 17 (16.04%) WebDriver
18 16 (15.09%) Docker

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 15 (14.15%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (9.43%) WordPress
3 8 (7.55%) Confluence
4 7 (6.60%) CMS
5 6 (5.66%) Apache
6 5 (4.72%) Drupal
7 2 (1.89%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.94%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.94%) concrete5
8 1 (0.94%) JBoss
8 1 (0.94%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (13.21%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.94%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 14 (13.21%) Magento
2 1 (0.94%) BigMachines
2 1 (0.94%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.38%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.72%) DigitalOcean
2 5 (4.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.72%) SaaS
3 4 (3.77%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (3.77%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 4 (3.77%) Amazon S3
3 4 (3.77%) Route 53
4 1 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.94%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (23.58%) Network Security
2 7 (6.60%) HTTP
3 2 (1.89%) SSL
4 1 (0.94%) Intranet
4 1 (0.94%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (41.51%) MySQL
2 12 (11.32%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (11.32%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.77%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (2.83%) CouchDB
4 3 (2.83%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.83%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.89%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.94%) GIS
6 1 (0.94%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 35 (33.02%) Git (software)
2 22 (20.75%) Jenkins
3 17 (16.04%) Cucumber
3 17 (16.04%) WebDriver
4 11 (10.38%) gulp
5 10 (9.43%) JIRA
6 9 (8.49%) Grunt
6 9 (8.49%) Protractor
6 9 (8.49%) Subversion
7 5 (4.72%) Mercurial
8 4 (3.77%) PhpStorm
9 3 (2.83%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.89%) Maven
10 2 (1.89%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.94%) Ant
11 1 (0.94%) Hudson
11 1 (0.94%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.94%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.94%) TortoiseSVN
11 1 (0.94%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (8.49%) Retail
2 4 (3.77%) Finance
2 4 (3.77%) Games
2 4 (3.77%) Marketing
3 3 (2.83%) Advertising
4 2 (1.89%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.89%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.94%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 83 (78.30%) Developer
2 46 (43.40%) PHP Developer
3 16 (15.09%) Senior Developer
4 14 (13.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 13 (12.26%) Magento Developer
6 12 (11.32%) HTML Developer
7 11 (10.38%) PHP Magento Developer
8 9 (8.49%) DevOps Engineer
9 8 (7.55%) Senior PHP Developer
10 7 (6.60%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 5 (4.72%) Angular Developer
11 5 (4.72%) MySQL Developer
11 5 (4.72%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 4 (3.77%) Applications Developer
12 4 (3.77%) Full Stack Developer
12 4 (3.77%) HTML CSS Developer
12 4 (3.77%) JavaScript Developer
12 4 (3.77%) PHP Zend Developer
12 4 (3.77%) Software Developer
12 4 (3.77%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (47.17%) HTML
2 38 (35.85%) CSS
3 25 (23.58%) HTML5
4 19 (17.92%) CSS3
4 19 (17.92%) Zend Framework
5 18 (16.98%) .NET
5 18 (16.98%) Behat
6 17 (16.04%) AngularJS
7 15 (14.15%) jQuery
7 15 (14.15%) LAMP
8 11 (10.38%) Doctrine
8 11 (10.38%) LESS
9 10 (9.43%) Symfony
10 9 (8.49%) Laravel
10 9 (8.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (7.55%) Gherkin
11 8 (7.55%) RESTful
11 8 (7.55%) Twig
12 7 (6.60%) Web Services
13 6 (5.66%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (23.58%) Digital Media
2 8 (7.55%) User Experience
3 7 (6.60%) Mobile App
3 7 (6.60%) Visualisation
4 4 (3.77%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.77%) Mobile Games
5 3 (2.83%) Augmented Reality
5 3 (2.83%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.89%) FMCG
7 1 (0.94%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.94%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.94%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 30 (28.30%) Linux
2 10 (9.43%) CentOS
3 9 (8.49%) Ubuntu
4 8 (7.55%) Mac OS X
4 8 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (7.55%) Unix
4 8 (7.55%) Windows
5 5 (4.72%) Apple iOS
6 4 (3.77%) Android
7 3 (2.83%) Windows 10
7 3 (2.83%) Windows Phone
8 2 (1.89%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (34.91%) Web Development
2 32 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (27.36%) CRM
4 27 (25.47%) OO
5 25 (23.58%) ERP
6 21 (19.81%) MVC
7 19 (17.92%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (17.92%) Front End Development
8 18 (16.98%) BDD
8 18 (16.98%) OO PHP
9 15 (14.15%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (11.32%) Case Management
10 12 (11.32%) DevOps
10 12 (11.32%) E-Commerce
11 11 (10.38%) Open Source
12 8 (7.55%) Service Design
13 7 (6.60%) OOP
14 6 (5.66%) Coaching
14 6 (5.66%) Line Management
14 6 (5.66%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (62.26%) JavaScript
2 39 (36.79%) Java
3 9 (8.49%) C#
3 9 (8.49%) PHP 5
3 9 (8.49%) SQL
4 8 (7.55%) Ruby
5 4 (3.77%) ActionScript
5 4 (3.77%) ActionScript 2.0
5 4 (3.77%) ActionScript 3.0
5 4 (3.77%) Python
6 3 (2.83%) Apple Swift
6 3 (2.83%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.83%) Objective-C
7 2 (1.89%) C++
8 1 (0.94%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (5.66%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.72%) DBS Check
3 4 (3.77%) Degree
4 2 (1.89%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.94%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.94%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.94%) PMP
5 1 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.49%) WAI
2 3 (2.83%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (15.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (11.32%) Puppet
2 9 (8.49%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (4.72%) Ansible
4 2 (1.89%) Icinga
4 2 (1.89%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 29 (27.36%) Zend
2 5 (4.72%) Oracle
2 5 (4.72%) Rackspace
2 5 (4.72%) Red Hat
3 4 (3.77%) Adobe
4 2 (1.89%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.89%) SAP
5 1 (0.94%) Endeca
5 1 (0.94%) hybris
5 1 (0.94%) OpenText
5 1 (0.94%) Siebel
5 1 (0.94%) VMware
5 1 (0.94%) Xamarin
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