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 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
North West / Lancashire
Rank 40 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PHP 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.38% - 0.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.02% - 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.45 £35.00 £26.28
% change year-on-year
-10.14% +33.20%

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
98 147 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 37.26% 38.38% 41.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 102 126
Median daily rate £320 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.42% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 23 12
Median hourly rate £49.50 £38.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.26% +2.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

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

1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Apache
1 3 (75.00%) LAMP
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) CentOS
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) ZABBIX
3 1 (25.00%) nginx
3 1 (25.00%) EJS
3 1 (25.00%) Pug
3 1 (25.00%) Sonatype
3 1 (25.00%) Black Duck
3 1 (25.00%) Veracode
3 1 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (25.00%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (25.00%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Licensing
3 1 (25.00%) Aurelia
3 1 (25.00%) Wireframes

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 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) nginx
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (25.00%) GitHub
1 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) DMZ
2 1 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (25.00%) Redis
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (25.00%) Artifactory
2 1 (25.00%) Gerrit
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) SonarQube
2 1 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Azure Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Full Stack Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) LAMP
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Durandal
3 1 (25.00%) EJS
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Jinja
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (25.00%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (25.00%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (25.00%) LESS
3 1 (25.00%) Pug
3 1 (25.00%) React
3 1 (25.00%) Sass
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Licensing
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Network Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (25.00%) OOD
2 1 (25.00%) OWASP
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) TypeScript
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
1 1 (25.00%) MetaFrame
1 1 (25.00%) vCloud
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) CFEngine
1 1 (25.00%) HAProxy
1 1 (25.00%) Kibana
1 1 (25.00%) logstash
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) Rundeck
1 1 (25.00%) Salt
1 1 (25.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Black Duck
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Sonatype
2 1 (25.00%) Veracode
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