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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 62 62 69
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Contract jobs citing PHP 32 34 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.95% 2.13% 1.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.08% 5.55% 4.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 27 14
Average daily rate
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£235 £285 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.54% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £213 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £325 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £21.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+59.52% -30.00%
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
526 613 454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 32.03% 38.46% 31.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 359 198
Average daily rate £340 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £135 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £365 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 27 59
Average hourly rate £16.75 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.73% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.42 £20.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +3 12 £193 -35.83% 7
Nottinghamshire +3 10 £250 +11.11% 11
Northamptonshire -11 4 £150 -29.41% 3
Lincolnshire - 4 £300 - 3
Derbyshire +14 1 £175 -17.64% 1
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing PHP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PHP.

1 46 (65.71%) HTML
2 45 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 43 (61.43%) MySQL
4 41 (58.57%) CSS
5 24 (34.29%) jQuery
6 22 (31.43%) HTML5
7 16 (22.86%) WordPress
8 14 (20.00%) Drupal
9 13 (18.57%) E-Commerce
9 13 (18.57%) Zend
10 11 (15.71%) Ajax
10 11 (15.71%) Git (software)
10 11 (15.71%) OO
11 10 (14.29%) Magento
12 9 (12.86%) Photoshop
12 9 (12.86%) SQL
12 9 (12.86%) PHP5
13 8 (11.43%) CSS3
13 8 (11.43%) Perl
13 8 (11.43%) OOP
13 8 (11.43%) MVC
13 8 (11.43%) Adobe
14 7 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
14 7 (10.00%) Linux
14 7 (10.00%) Content Management
14 7 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 6 (8.57%) Twitter
15 6 (8.57%) LAMP
15 6 (8.57%) SEO
16 5 (7.14%) XML

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing PHP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PHP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (22.86%) WordPress
2 14 (20.00%) Drupal
3 4 (5.71%) CMS
3 4 (5.71%) ExpressionEngine
4 2 (2.86%) Node.js
4 2 (2.86%) JBoss
5 1 (1.43%) Apache
5 1 (1.43%) Joomla!
Applications
1 9 (12.86%) Photoshop
2 7 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 10 (14.29%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (61.43%) MySQL
2 4 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.29%) MS Access
3 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (15.71%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.71%) Subversion
3 2 (2.86%) Selenium
3 2 (2.86%) JIRA
3 2 (2.86%) WebDriver
3 2 (2.86%) PHPUnit
3 2 (2.86%) JUnit
4 1 (1.43%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (5.71%) Finance
2 3 (4.29%) Marketing
3 1 (1.43%) Publishing
3 1 (1.43%) Retail
3 1 (1.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 59 (84.29%) Developer
2 39 (55.71%) PHP Developer
3 14 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 8 (11.43%) PHP Web Developer
5 7 (10.00%) Magento Developer
6 6 (8.57%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Programmer
7 5 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
7 5 (7.14%) MySQL Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Applications Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.29%) PHP Zend Developer
9 2 (2.86%) PHP Symfony Developer
9 2 (2.86%) PHP Magento Developer
9 2 (2.86%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 2 (2.86%) PHP Programmer
9 2 (2.86%) Senior PHP Developer
9 2 (2.86%) Web Programmer
9 2 (2.86%) Automation Tester
9 2 (2.86%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (65.71%) HTML
2 41 (58.57%) CSS
3 24 (34.29%) jQuery
4 22 (31.43%) HTML5
5 11 (15.71%) Ajax
6 8 (11.43%) CSS3
7 6 (8.57%) LAMP
8 5 (7.14%) XML
8 5 (7.14%) Zend Framework
9 4 (5.71%) Sass
9 4 (5.71%) Symfony
9 4 (5.71%) Google Maps API
9 4 (5.71%) SVG
10 3 (4.29%) .NET
10 3 (4.29%) XHTML
10 3 (4.29%) Spring
10 3 (4.29%) CodeIgniter
11 2 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (2.86%) JSON
11 2 (2.86%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) Mathematics
1 5 (7.14%) Digital Media
2 4 (5.71%) Psychology
3 3 (4.29%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.86%) User Experience
5 1 (1.43%) NHS
5 1 (1.43%) Mobile Games
5 1 (1.43%) Open Source
5 1 (1.43%) Statistics
5 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.00%) Linux
2 2 (2.86%) CentOS
2 2 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (2.86%) UNIX
3 1 (1.43%) Android
3 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.57%) E-Commerce
2 11 (15.71%) OO
3 8 (11.43%) OOP
3 8 (11.43%) MVC
4 7 (10.00%) Content Management
5 6 (8.57%) SEO
6 4 (5.71%) Web Application Development
6 4 (5.71%) Web Development
6 4 (5.71%) Unit Testing
6 4 (5.71%) Web Design
7 3 (4.29%) OO PHP
8 2 (2.86%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (2.86%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (2.86%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (2.86%) Database Theory
8 2 (2.86%) Relational Database Theory
8 2 (2.86%) Pay per click
8 2 (2.86%) Test Automation
8 2 (2.86%) Software Architecture
8 2 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 45 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 9 (12.86%) SQL
2 9 (12.86%) PHP5
3 8 (11.43%) Perl
4 5 (7.14%) Java
5 2 (2.86%) PHP4
5 2 (2.86%) Ruby
5 2 (2.86%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.86%) Groovy
5 2 (2.86%) C#
6 1 (1.43%) Python
6 1 (1.43%) C
6 1 (1.43%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.43%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (1.43%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (1.43%) Golang
Qualifications
1 5 (7.14%) Degree
2 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (18.57%) Zend
2 8 (11.43%) Adobe
3 6 (8.57%) Twitter
4 4 (5.71%) Facebook
4 4 (5.71%) Google
5 2 (2.86%) Oracle
5 2 (2.86%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.43%) Microsoft
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