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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 50 56 47
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Contract jobs citing PHP 5 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.06% 0.78% 1.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.86% 2.48% 5.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 9
Median daily rate £350 £175 £165
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +6.06%
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £39.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-60.25% +14.70%
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
175 202 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 37.08% 31.46% 34.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 116 100
Median daily rate £311 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.87% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £250 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 15 25
Median hourly rate £32.50 £40.60 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.95% +1.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £37.45 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.33 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +3.49%

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 June 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 - - 1
PHP
East of England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 5 (62.50%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) CRM
2 4 (50.00%) Web Development
2 4 (50.00%) ERP
2 4 (50.00%) Network Security
2 4 (50.00%) Digital Media
3 3 (37.50%) Magento
3 3 (37.50%) User Experience
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (25.00%) WorldPay
4 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) CSS3
5 1 (12.50%) Ansible
5 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (12.50%) Puppet
5 1 (12.50%) Node.js
5 1 (12.50%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (12.50%) React
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Subversion
5 1 (12.50%) Ruby
5 1 (12.50%) Fedora
5 1 (12.50%) CentOS

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 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) TortoiseSVN
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Magento Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (25.00%) Junior
3 2 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (25.00%) PHP Magento Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# WPF Developer
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Magento Developer
4 1 (12.50%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) CSS3
2 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) Node.js
3 1 (12.50%) React
3 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 3 (37.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) CentOS
1 1 (12.50%) Fedora
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) CRM
1 4 (50.00%) ERP
1 4 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
3 1 (12.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Ansible
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) WorldPay
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat