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 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
Rank 40 45 41
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing PHP 12 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.18% 1.06% 3.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.95% 2.92% 7.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 7
Median daily rate £450 £275 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -31.67%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-12.67% +82.05%

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
151 171 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 40.05% 36.38% 40.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 116 91
Median daily rate £425 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £487
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 28
Median hourly rate £37.00 £44.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.90% +11.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.80 £37.70 £32.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.90 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

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 26 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
Colchester 0 2 - -
Basildon - 2 - -
Brentwood - 1 - -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £475 -
PHP
East of England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

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

1 28 (96.55%) JavaScript
2 25 (86.21%) Java
3 24 (82.76%) Oracle
4 23 (79.31%) CRM
5 22 (75.86%) HTML
5 22 (75.86%) CSS
6 20 (68.97%) SQL
6 20 (68.97%) XML
6 20 (68.97%) Unix
6 20 (68.97%) JSON
6 20 (68.97%) Unica
7 19 (65.52%) Adobe
7 19 (65.52%) Adobe Campaign
8 18 (62.07%) B2C
9 16 (55.17%) BusinessObjects
10 15 (51.72%) Analytics
11 11 (37.93%) Hadoop
11 11 (37.93%) Adobe Analytics
12 8 (27.59%) Web Development
13 7 (24.14%) Dynamics CRM
13 7 (24.14%) Salesforce.com
13 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
14 6 (20.69%) Retail
14 6 (20.69%) Mentoring
14 6 (20.69%) Coaching
15 5 (17.24%) Yammer
15 5 (17.24%) Office 365
15 5 (17.24%) Case Management
15 5 (17.24%) BizTalk Server
15 5 (17.24%) Data Management

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 5 (17.24%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (17.24%) SharePoint
1 5 (17.24%) Skype for Business
2 2 (6.90%) CMS
3 1 (3.45%) Apache
3 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (68.97%) Unica
2 19 (65.52%) Adobe Campaign
3 7 (24.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (37.93%) Adobe Analytics
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (17.24%) Office 365
2 5 (17.24%) Yammer
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle CX
3 4 (13.79%) PaaS
3 4 (13.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
1 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (55.17%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (37.93%) Hadoop
3 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
4 4 (13.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (20.69%) Retail
2 4 (13.79%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 24 (82.76%) Developer
2 14 (48.28%) CRM Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Java Developer
4 6 (20.69%) PHP Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) CRM Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (6.90%) HTML Developer
6 2 (6.90%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (6.90%) MySQL Developer
6 2 (6.90%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (6.90%) XML Developer
7 1 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (75.86%) CSS
1 22 (75.86%) HTML
2 20 (68.97%) JSON
2 20 (68.97%) XML
3 5 (17.24%) COM
4 4 (13.79%) .NET
4 4 (13.79%) Web Services
5 2 (6.90%) jQuery
5 2 (6.90%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Unix
2 5 (17.24%) Windows
3 1 (3.45%) CentOS
3 1 (3.45%) Fedora
3 1 (3.45%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) CRM
2 18 (62.07%) B2C
3 15 (51.72%) Analytics
4 8 (27.59%) Web Development
5 6 (20.69%) Coaching
5 6 (20.69%) Mentoring
6 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (17.24%) Case Management
6 5 (17.24%) Data Management
6 5 (17.24%) Document Management
7 4 (13.79%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
7 4 (13.79%) Data Analytics
7 4 (13.79%) Presales
7 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (13.79%) Waterfall
8 2 (6.90%) OO
8 2 (6.90%) OO PHP
8 2 (6.90%) Secure Coding
8 2 (6.90%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 28 (96.55%) JavaScript
2 25 (86.21%) Java
3 20 (68.97%) SQL
4 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.45%) Perl
4 1 (3.45%) Python
4 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Ansible
1 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (82.76%) Oracle
2 19 (65.52%) Adobe
3 7 (24.14%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (17.24%) Infor
4 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
4 5 (17.24%) SAP
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
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