The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 49 54 43
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Contract jobs citing PHP 5 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.07% 1.29% 2.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.33% 3.81% 7.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 9
Median daily rate £350 £210 £165
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +27.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-38.00% -16.66%
PHP
East of 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 Essex region.

Programming Languages Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
150 210 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 32.12% 33.93% 34.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 134 86
Median daily rate £300 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £235 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 17 23
Median hourly rate £31.90 £38.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.05% +22.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £24.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Essex

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

PHP
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 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
Colchester - 2 - - 4
PHP
East of England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 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 Essex region with a requirement for PHP.

1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) CRM
2 5 (71.43%) ERP
2 5 (71.43%) Web Development
2 5 (71.43%) Network Security
2 5 (71.43%) Digital Media
3 4 (57.14%) User Experience
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) CSS
5 2 (28.57%) CSS3
5 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
5 2 (28.57%) HTML5
6 1 (14.29%) Puppet
6 1 (14.29%) Node.js
6 1 (14.29%) Magento
6 1 (14.29%) UX Design
6 1 (14.29%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (14.29%) Ansible
6 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
6 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
6 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (14.29%) React
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) Subversion
6 1 (14.29%) Ruby

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) TortoiseSVN
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (28.57%) Junior
2 2 (28.57%) Junior Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# WPF Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Magento Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Magento Developer
3 1 (14.29%) UX Designer
3 1 (14.29%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) CSS3
2 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) Node.js
3 1 (14.29%) React
3 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Digital Media
2 4 (57.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) CentOS
1 1 (14.29%) Fedora
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) CRM
1 5 (71.43%) ERP
1 5 (71.43%) Web Development
2 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
3 1 (14.29%) UX Design
3 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
Essex
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago