The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 46 57 57
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Contract jobs citing PHP 3 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.61% 0.15% 0.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.36% 0.43% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £400 £325 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +71.05%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.45 £35.00 £22.35
% change year-on-year
-10.14% +56.59%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
221 232 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 44.83% 34.07% 42.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 139 191
Median daily rate £375 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £203 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £458 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 4
Median hourly rate £17.32 - £22.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.32 - £16.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 - £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +13.71%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for PHP.

1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (85.71%) Web Development
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) OO
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) TDD
4 3 (42.86%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 3 (42.86%) Jadu
5 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
5 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
5 2 (28.57%) Ansible
5 2 (28.57%) DevOps
5 2 (28.57%) GitLab
5 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (28.57%) IIS
5 2 (28.57%) J2EE
5 2 (28.57%) JBoss
5 2 (28.57%) Python
5 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
5 2 (28.57%) CMS
5 2 (28.57%) Ruby
6 1 (14.29%) IPTV
6 1 (14.29%) Hibernate

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 3 (42.86%) Jadu
2 2 (28.57%) CMS
2 2 (28.57%) IIS
2 2 (28.57%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTPS
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) GitLab
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Web Developer
3 2 (28.57%) CMS Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (28.57%) HTML Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) J2EE
4 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
4 1 (14.29%) RESTful
4 1 (14.29%) Spring
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
2 1 (14.29%) IPTV
2 1 (14.29%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Web Development
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (28.57%) DevOps
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) High Availability
5 1 (14.29%) Kanban
5 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
5 1 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (14.29%) MVC
5 1 (14.29%) OOP
5 1 (14.29%) Project Governance
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby
3 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Ansible