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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
England / East of England
Rank 71 81 69
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Contract jobs citing PHP 50 41 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.36% 1.76% 2.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.29% 5.16% 6.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 23 38
Median daily rate £325 £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £221 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £440 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £30.75 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £35.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-12.76% +63.95%

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
795 794 892
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 37.45% 34.08% 35.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 476 469 501
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £508 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 70 68
Median hourly rate £41.38 £42.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.64% +7.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £36.50 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £50.68 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.88%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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
Cambridgeshire +21 23 £350 +9.37% 14
Essex +5 13 £450 +63.63% 4
Hertfordshire -14 7 £150 -47.36% 12
Norfolk +11 4 £300 -14.28% 4
Bedfordshire +6 2 £375 -26.82% 3
Suffolk -5 1 £350 +16.66% 4
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 69 (65.71%) JavaScript
2 62 (59.05%) HTML
3 52 (49.52%) Java
4 50 (47.62%) CSS
5 35 (33.33%) SQL
6 33 (31.43%) Oracle
7 31 (29.52%) Web Development
8 30 (28.57%) E-Commerce
9 29 (27.62%) CRM
10 27 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
11 26 (24.76%) Adobe
11 26 (24.76%) Unix
12 24 (22.86%) XML
12 24 (22.86%) MySQL
12 24 (22.86%) jQuery
13 22 (20.95%) HTML5
14 21 (20.00%) Linux
15 20 (19.05%) JSON
16 19 (18.10%) Unica
16 19 (18.10%) Adobe Campaign
17 18 (17.14%) B2C
18 17 (16.19%) Python
18 17 (16.19%) .NET
18 17 (16.19%) Subversion
19 16 (15.24%) TDD
19 16 (15.24%) LAMP
19 16 (15.24%) WordPress
20 15 (14.29%) Git (software)
20 15 (14.29%) Analytics
20 15 (14.29%) MVC

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 (15.24%) WordPress
2 15 (14.29%) Apache
3 10 (9.52%) Drupal
4 6 (5.71%) nginx
5 5 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (4.76%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.76%) Skype for Business
5 5 (4.76%) Tomcat
6 4 (3.81%) CMS
7 3 (2.86%) Apache Solr
7 3 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.90%) Moodle
9 1 (0.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.95%) IIS
9 1 (0.95%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.95%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 7 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 19 (18.10%) Adobe Campaign
1 19 (18.10%) Unica
2 10 (9.52%) Magento
3 7 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (6.67%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (10.48%) Adobe Analytics
3 6 (5.71%) SaaS
4 5 (4.76%) Office 365
4 5 (4.76%) Yammer
5 4 (3.81%) Oracle CX
5 4 (3.81%) PaaS
6 2 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.95%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.95%) GitHub
7 1 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.95%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.67%) HTTP
2 5 (4.76%) DHCP
2 5 (4.76%) DNS
3 4 (3.81%) Internet
4 3 (2.86%) Firewall
4 3 (2.86%) Network Security
5 1 (0.95%) LDAP
5 1 (0.95%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (22.86%) MySQL
2 15 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
3 12 (11.43%) SQL Server
4 11 (10.48%) Hadoop
5 10 (9.52%) Relational Database
6 9 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.86%) DB2
7 3 (2.86%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.95%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.95%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (16.19%) Subversion
2 15 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 9 (8.57%) Jenkins
4 8 (7.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (7.62%) Selenium
5 7 (6.67%) Cucumber
5 7 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (3.81%) gulp
7 3 (2.86%) Ant
8 2 (1.90%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.90%) Grunt
9 1 (0.95%) JSUnit
9 1 (0.95%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.95%) Mocha
9 1 (0.95%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (5.71%) Finance
1 6 (5.71%) Marketing
1 6 (5.71%) Retail
2 3 (2.86%) Banking
3 2 (1.90%) Games
4 1 (0.95%) Automotive
4 1 (0.95%) Publishing
4 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 82 (78.10%) Developer
2 31 (29.52%) PHP Developer
3 14 (13.33%) Web Developer
4 13 (12.38%) CRM Developer
5 11 (10.48%) JavaScript Developer
6 9 (8.57%) Java Developer
7 8 (7.62%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (7.62%) HTML CSS Developer
7 8 (7.62%) HTML Developer
7 8 (7.62%) Senior Developer
8 7 (6.67%) Magento Developer
9 6 (5.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 6 (5.71%) Full Stack Developer
9 6 (5.71%) PHP Web Developer
9 6 (5.71%) Senior Web Developer
10 5 (4.76%) Senior PHP Developer
10 5 (4.76%) Support Engineer
11 4 (3.81%) Consultant
11 4 (3.81%) CRM Consultant
11 4 (3.81%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (59.05%) HTML
2 50 (47.62%) CSS
3 24 (22.86%) jQuery
3 24 (22.86%) XML
4 22 (20.95%) HTML5
5 20 (19.05%) JSON
6 17 (16.19%) .NET
7 16 (15.24%) LAMP
8 13 (12.38%) AngularJS
9 12 (11.43%) CSS3
9 12 (11.43%) Web Services
10 10 (9.52%) Node.js
11 8 (7.62%) REST
11 8 (7.62%) RESTful
12 6 (5.71%) Symfony
12 6 (5.71%) XHTML
13 5 (4.76%) COM
13 5 (4.76%) LEMP Stack
13 5 (4.76%) SOAP
13 5 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.71%) User Experience
2 4 (3.81%) e-Learning
3 3 (2.86%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.90%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.90%) NHS
5 1 (0.95%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.95%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 26 (24.76%) Unix
2 21 (20.00%) Linux
3 9 (8.57%) Windows
4 4 (3.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.86%) AIX
6 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.95%) CentOS
6 1 (0.95%) Fedora
6 1 (0.95%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.95%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (29.52%) Web Development
2 30 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 29 (27.62%) CRM
4 27 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (17.14%) B2C
6 16 (15.24%) TDD
7 15 (14.29%) Analytics
7 15 (14.29%) MVC
8 11 (10.48%) OO
9 10 (9.52%) Mentoring
10 9 (8.57%) OO PHP
10 9 (8.57%) Scrum
11 8 (7.62%) BDD
11 8 (7.62%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (7.62%) DevOps
12 7 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (6.67%) Service Design
13 6 (5.71%) Front End Development
14 5 (4.76%) Coaching
14 5 (4.76%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 69 (65.71%) JavaScript
2 52 (49.52%) Java
3 35 (33.33%) SQL
4 17 (16.19%) Python
5 13 (12.38%) Ruby
6 7 (6.67%) Perl
7 5 (4.76%) C#
8 2 (1.90%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.95%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.95%) PHP 5
9 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.95%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.95%) Tcl
9 1 (0.95%) VBA
9 1 (0.95%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.90%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
1 5 (4.76%) Virtual Servers
1 5 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.81%) FreeRADIUS
3 3 (2.86%) Docker
3 3 (2.86%) Varnish
4 1 (0.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (9.52%) Ansible
1 10 (9.52%) Puppet
2 9 (8.57%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (4.76%) Nagios
Vendors
1 33 (31.43%) Oracle
2 26 (24.76%) Adobe
3 13 (12.38%) Microsoft
3 13 (12.38%) Zend
4 7 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (4.76%) Infor
5 5 (4.76%) SAP
5 5 (4.76%) VMware
6 4 (3.81%) Cisco
7 3 (2.86%) hybris
7 3 (2.86%) IBM
8 1 (0.95%) Google
8 1 (0.95%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.95%) Sun
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