The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 76 67 65
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Contract jobs citing PHP 53 89 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.08% 2.86% 2.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.56% 7.77% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 63 57
Median daily rate £350 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £200 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £433 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £9.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -36.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £25.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-36.00% -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 of England region.

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
953 1146 1153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 37.45% 36.85% 38.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 572 724 698
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 51 56
Median hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.30 £20.94 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £47.50
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 of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

PHP
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

PHP
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 26 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
Hertfordshire +19 23 £350 +16.66% 21
Cambridgeshire -6 19 £350 +16.66% 34
Essex +1 6 £375 +78.57% 10
Norfolk -13 4 £263 +0.96% 1
Bedfordshire +1 3 £350 +16.66% 3
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 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 of England region with a requirement for PHP.

1 57 (57.00%) JavaScript
2 46 (46.00%) HTML
3 41 (41.00%) Java
4 38 (38.00%) CSS
5 35 (35.00%) Web Development
6 29 (29.00%) MySQL
7 27 (27.00%) CRM
8 26 (26.00%) Python
9 25 (25.00%) Linux
10 23 (23.00%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (22.00%) Digital Media
12 21 (21.00%) SQL
12 21 (21.00%) ERP
12 21 (21.00%) Network Security
12 21 (21.00%) Git (software)
13 18 (18.00%) Ruby
14 17 (17.00%) HTML5
14 17 (17.00%) Retail
15 16 (16.00%) Drupal
16 15 (15.00%) Oracle
17 14 (14.00%) Web Services
17 14 (14.00%) jQuery
18 13 (13.00%) .NET
19 12 (12.00%) C#
19 12 (12.00%) Windows
19 12 (12.00%) Zend
19 12 (12.00%) CSS3
19 12 (12.00%) Front End Development
20 11 (11.00%) RESTful
20 11 (11.00%) XML

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 16 (16.00%) Drupal
2 9 (9.00%) Apache
2 9 (9.00%) Tomcat
3 6 (6.00%) CMS
4 4 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (3.00%) Mule
6 2 (2.00%) Confluence
6 2 (2.00%) WordPress
7 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.00%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.00%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.00%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.00%) nginx
7 1 (1.00%) NServiceBus
7 1 (1.00%) SilverStripe
7 1 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (1.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (10.00%) Magento
2 1 (1.00%) BigMachines
2 1 (1.00%) Eloqua
2 1 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.00%) GitHub
2 4 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.00%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.00%) Office 365
4 1 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (21.00%) Network Security
2 6 (6.00%) HTTP
3 3 (3.00%) Firewall
4 2 (2.00%) Internet
4 2 (2.00%) SAN
4 2 (2.00%) SMS
5 1 (1.00%) DHCP
5 1 (1.00%) DNS
5 1 (1.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (29.00%) MySQL
2 9 (9.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (9.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (8.00%) DB2
4 4 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.00%) MariaDB
5 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (21.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (10.00%) Subversion
3 8 (8.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.00%) JIRA
5 3 (3.00%) Ant
5 3 (3.00%) Appium
5 3 (3.00%) PHPUnit
5 3 (3.00%) Selenium
5 3 (3.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (3.00%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.00%) Bitbucket
6 2 (2.00%) Mocha
6 2 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.00%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (1.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.00%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.00%) NUnit
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (1.00%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.00%) Xcode
General
1 17 (17.00%) Retail
2 4 (4.00%) Finance
2 4 (4.00%) Marketing
3 2 (2.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.00%) Publishing
3 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 64 (64.00%) Developer
2 26 (26.00%) PHP Developer
3 12 (12.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 9 (9.00%) Drupal Developer
4 9 (9.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 8 (8.00%) .NET Developer
5 8 (8.00%) Applications Support
6 7 (7.00%) Java Developer
7 6 (6.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (6.00%) MySQL Developer
8 5 (5.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 4 (4.00%) Architect
9 4 (4.00%) HTML Developer
9 4 (4.00%) MATLAB Engineer
9 4 (4.00%) PHP Web Developer
9 4 (4.00%) PHP Zend Developer
9 4 (4.00%) Tester
9 4 (4.00%) Web Developer
10 3 (3.00%) Junior
10 3 (3.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (46.00%) HTML
2 38 (38.00%) CSS
3 17 (17.00%) HTML5
4 14 (14.00%) jQuery
4 14 (14.00%) Web Services
5 13 (13.00%) .NET
6 12 (12.00%) CSS3
7 11 (11.00%) RESTful
7 11 (11.00%) XML
8 10 (10.00%) Symfony
9 9 (9.00%) AngularJS
10 8 (8.00%) LAMP
11 6 (6.00%) ASP.NET
12 5 (5.00%) Ajax
12 5 (5.00%) JSON
12 5 (5.00%) React
13 4 (4.00%) Laravel
13 4 (4.00%) Node.js
13 4 (4.00%) Sass
13 4 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.00%) Digital Media
2 7 (7.00%) Algorithms
3 5 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.00%) User Experience
4 3 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.00%) e-Learning
5 2 (2.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.00%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.00%) Replication
6 1 (1.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 25 (25.00%) Linux
2 12 (12.00%) Windows
3 9 (9.00%) Unix
4 6 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.00%) AIX
6 2 (2.00%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.00%) CentOS
6 2 (2.00%) Fedora
6 2 (2.00%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.00%) Android
7 1 (1.00%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (35.00%) Web Development
2 27 (27.00%) CRM
3 23 (23.00%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (21.00%) ERP
5 12 (12.00%) Front End Development
6 11 (11.00%) E-Commerce
7 10 (10.00%) OO
8 7 (7.00%) API Development
8 7 (7.00%) MVC
9 6 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (6.00%) DevOps
10 5 (5.00%) Open Source
11 4 (4.00%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (4.00%) Software Engineering
11 4 (4.00%) TDD
12 3 (3.00%) Coaching
12 3 (3.00%) Mentoring
12 3 (3.00%) Software Delivery
12 3 (3.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 57 (57.00%) JavaScript
2 41 (41.00%) Java
3 26 (26.00%) Python
4 21 (21.00%) SQL
5 18 (18.00%) Ruby
6 12 (12.00%) C#
7 11 (11.00%) Perl
8 7 (7.00%) MATLAB
9 5 (5.00%) R
10 3 (3.00%) C++
11 2 (2.00%) C
11 2 (2.00%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.00%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.00%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.00%) Apex Code
12 1 (1.00%) Apple Swift
12 1 (1.00%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.00%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.00%) CEH
2 1 (1.00%) CHECK Team Leader
2 1 (1.00%) CHECK Team Member
2 1 (1.00%) CREST Certified
2 1 (1.00%) MCSA
2 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.00%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.00%) Docker
1 4 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (3.00%) Varnish
2 3 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (2.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.00%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (1.00%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (10.00%) Puppet
2 8 (8.00%) Ansible
3 3 (3.00%) logstash
4 2 (2.00%) Cobbler
4 2 (2.00%) Kibana
4 2 (2.00%) SCCM
4 2 (2.00%) SCOM
4 2 (2.00%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.00%) Capistrano
5 1 (1.00%) Graphite
5 1 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.00%) Nagios
5 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 15 (15.00%) Oracle
2 12 (12.00%) Zend
3 7 (7.00%) Teradata
4 6 (6.00%) hybris
4 6 (6.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (5.00%) IBM
5 5 (5.00%) Siebel
5 5 (5.00%) VMware
6 4 (4.00%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.00%) ForgeRock
8 2 (2.00%) Google
9 1 (1.00%) Adobe
9 1 (1.00%) Cisco
9 1 (1.00%) Citrix
9 1 (1.00%) HP
9 1 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.00%) SAP
9 1 (1.00%) Sitecore
9 1 (1.00%) Vertica
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