The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 38 47 47
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Contract jobs citing PHP 8 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.81% 0.44% 1.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.23% 1.13% 4.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 5
Median daily rate £313 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.17 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £30.20 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-48.67% -13.71%
PHP
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
153 177 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 34.69% 38.90% 25.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 120 77
Median daily rate £355 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £264 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £565 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 7
Median hourly rate £43.00 £45.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.49% +51.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.85 £35.81 £26.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £46.09 £32.57
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

PHP
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
Lancaster - 2 £313 -
Preston - 2 - - 10
Blackburn - 1 £313 - 2
PHP
North West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (75.00%) MySQL
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle
3 6 (50.00%) Python
3 6 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
3 6 (50.00%) jQuery
4 5 (41.67%) Web Development
5 4 (33.33%) Replication
5 4 (33.33%) NetBeans
5 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 4 (33.33%) Highcharts JS
5 4 (33.33%) HMVC
6 3 (25.00%) Java
6 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (16.67%) ERP
7 2 (16.67%) CRM
7 2 (16.67%) Linux
7 2 (16.67%) Apache
7 2 (16.67%) SAP
7 2 (16.67%) HTML
7 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
7 2 (16.67%) Change Management
7 2 (16.67%) Finance
7 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
7 2 (16.67%) Magento
7 2 (16.67%) Digital Media
7 2 (16.67%) Network Security
7 2 (16.67%) LAMP
7 2 (16.67%) Logistics

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 2 (16.67%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (33.33%) NetBeans
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 5 (41.67%) PHP Web Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Web Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Applications Developer
4 3 (25.00%) PHP Web Applications Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Web Applications Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Change Manager
5 2 (16.67%) Change Project Manager
5 2 (16.67%) Magento Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Project Change Manager
5 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Business Change Project Manager
6 1 (8.33%) ERP Project Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Java Web Applications Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Logistics Project Manager
6 1 (8.33%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 1 (8.33%) UI/UX Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Unix Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
1 6 (50.00%) jQuery
2 4 (33.33%) Highcharts JS
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) LAMP
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) Laravel
4 1 (8.33%) REST
4 1 (8.33%) SOAP
4 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Replication
2 2 (16.67%) Digital Media
3 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Web Development
2 4 (33.33%) HMVC
3 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) CRM
4 2 (16.67%) ERP
4 2 (16.67%) Logistics
4 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) Python
4 3 (25.00%) Java
5 1 (8.33%) C
5 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
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