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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 47 66 58
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Contract jobs citing PHP 50 40 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.07% 2.27% 2.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.27% 5.72% 6.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 30 25
Median daily rate £300 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £274 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £493 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £30.20 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-50.33% -13.71%
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
487 699 561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 29.88% 39.74% 35.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 437 326
Median daily rate £340 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 38
Median hourly rate £35.00 £26.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.47 £22.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.05 £39.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

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 5 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 5 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 +20 21 £294 +2.17% 11
Nottinghamshire -15 11 £350 -6.66% 19
Lincolnshire - 8 £300 - 14
Northamptonshire +14 5 £313 +212.50% 3
Derbyshire +9 5 £250 -5.66% 4
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 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 (61.73%) HTML
2 46 (56.79%) JavaScript
3 42 (51.85%) MySQL
4 36 (44.44%) CSS
5 32 (39.51%) Web Development
6 30 (37.04%) HTML5
7 28 (34.57%) Java
8 22 (27.16%) CRM
9 20 (24.69%) OO
9 20 (24.69%) jQuery
9 20 (24.69%) Digital Media
10 19 (23.46%) Network Security
10 19 (23.46%) LAMP
10 19 (23.46%) ERP
11 17 (20.99%) .NET
11 17 (20.99%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (18.52%) MVC
12 15 (18.52%) Git (software)
13 14 (17.28%) Magento
13 14 (17.28%) OO PHP
14 13 (16.05%) CSS3
14 13 (16.05%) Symfony
15 12 (14.81%) Zend
15 12 (14.81%) Web Services
16 11 (13.58%) C#
16 11 (13.58%) REST
16 11 (13.58%) AngularJS
16 11 (13.58%) User Experience
16 11 (13.58%) Front End Development
17 10 (12.35%) SQL Server

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 (11.11%) CMS
2 6 (7.41%) Node.js
3 5 (6.17%) Drupal
3 5 (6.17%) WordPress
4 4 (4.94%) Apache
5 2 (2.47%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.47%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.23%) concrete5
6 1 (1.23%) JBoss
6 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (17.28%) Magento
2 1 (1.23%) BigMachines
2 1 (1.23%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.11%) SaaS
2 6 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (23.46%) Network Security
2 2 (2.47%) SSL
3 1 (1.23%) Intranet
3 1 (1.23%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (51.85%) MySQL
2 10 (12.35%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.64%) NoSQL
4 6 (7.41%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.94%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.47%) CouchDB
6 2 (2.47%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.23%) GIS
Development Applications
1 15 (18.52%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.64%) Subversion
3 5 (6.17%) Mercurial
4 4 (4.94%) PhpStorm
5 3 (3.70%) Eclipse
5 3 (3.70%) PHPUnit
6 2 (2.47%) gulp
6 2 (2.47%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.47%) JIRA
6 2 (2.47%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.23%) Maven
7 1 (1.23%) Selenium
7 1 (1.23%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.23%) Xdebug
General
1 8 (9.88%) Retail
2 7 (8.64%) Marketing
3 5 (6.17%) Games
4 1 (1.23%) Advertising
4 1 (1.23%) Finance
4 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 71 (87.65%) Developer
2 45 (55.56%) PHP Developer
3 15 (18.52%) HTML Developer
4 13 (16.05%) Magento Developer
5 11 (13.58%) PHP Magento Developer
6 6 (7.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (7.41%) Java Developer
6 6 (7.41%) UI Developer
7 5 (6.17%) C# Developer
7 5 (6.17%) CMS Developer
8 4 (4.94%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Lead Developer
8 4 (4.94%) MySQL Developer
8 4 (4.94%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.70%) Architect
9 3 (3.70%) Lead C# Developer
9 3 (3.70%) Lead Java Developer
9 3 (3.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (61.73%) HTML
2 36 (44.44%) CSS
3 30 (37.04%) HTML5
4 20 (24.69%) jQuery
5 19 (23.46%) LAMP
6 17 (20.99%) .NET
7 13 (16.05%) CSS3
7 13 (16.05%) Symfony
8 12 (14.81%) Web Services
9 11 (13.58%) AngularJS
9 11 (13.58%) REST
10 10 (12.35%) SOAP
11 9 (11.11%) Ajax
11 9 (11.11%) JSON
11 9 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 9 (11.11%) XML
12 8 (9.88%) Laravel
13 7 (8.64%) RESTful
14 6 (7.41%) Zend Framework
15 5 (6.17%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.69%) Digital Media
2 11 (13.58%) User Experience
3 6 (7.41%) Mobile App
4 5 (6.17%) Mobile Games
5 2 (2.47%) FMCG
6 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.23%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (1.23%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.88%) Linux
2 5 (6.17%) Android
2 5 (6.17%) Apple iOS
2 5 (6.17%) Ubuntu
2 5 (6.17%) Windows
3 3 (3.70%) CentOS
4 2 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.47%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.47%) Windows Phone
4 2 (2.47%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (39.51%) Web Development
2 22 (27.16%) CRM
3 20 (24.69%) OO
4 19 (23.46%) ERP
5 17 (20.99%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (18.52%) MVC
7 14 (17.28%) OO PHP
8 11 (13.58%) Front End Development
9 9 (11.11%) E-Commerce
9 9 (11.11%) OOP
10 5 (6.17%) SEO
10 5 (6.17%) TDD
11 4 (4.94%) Mobile Application Development
11 4 (4.94%) Scrum
11 4 (4.94%) Software Engineering
11 4 (4.94%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (4.94%) Unit Testing
12 3 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (3.70%) Data Protection
12 3 (3.70%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 46 (56.79%) JavaScript
2 28 (34.57%) Java
3 11 (13.58%) C#
4 9 (11.11%) PHP 5
5 6 (7.41%) SQL
6 5 (6.17%) ActionScript
6 5 (6.17%) ActionScript 2.0
6 5 (6.17%) ActionScript 3.0
7 2 (2.47%) Apple Swift
7 2 (2.47%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.23%) Python
8 1 (1.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.23%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (1.23%) PMI Certification
1 1 (1.23%) PMP
1 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.23%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) Ansible
1 2 (2.47%) OpenAM
1 2 (2.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (14.81%) Zend
2 6 (7.41%) Adobe
3 3 (3.70%) Oracle
4 1 (1.23%) OpenText
4 1 (1.23%) SAP
4 1 (1.23%) Siebel
4 1 (1.23%) VMware
4 1 (1.23%) Xamarin
Lincolnshire
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £275 per day
Posted: 6 days ago