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 28 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 42 - 51
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PHP 7 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.58% - 1.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.83% - 4.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 5
Median daily rate £325 - £406
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 - £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 - £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £39.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-60.25% +14.70%
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
183 149 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 41.22% 38.70% 23.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 101 76
Median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £540 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 4
Median hourly rate £33.50 £37.00 £15.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.45% +145.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.35 £24.40 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £37.00 £28.74
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 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
Blackpool - 3 £200 -
PHP
North West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (56.25%) MySQL
3 8 (50.00%) Web Development
4 7 (43.75%) SQL
5 6 (37.50%) Python
5 6 (37.50%) Oracle
5 6 (37.50%) CodeIgniter
5 6 (37.50%) jQuery
6 5 (31.25%) Finance
6 5 (31.25%) Java
7 4 (25.00%) ERP
7 4 (25.00%) SAP
7 4 (25.00%) CRM
7 4 (25.00%) Programme Management
7 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
7 4 (25.00%) Replication
7 4 (25.00%) NetBeans
7 4 (25.00%) Network Security
7 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 4 (25.00%) Digital Media
7 4 (25.00%) Highcharts JS
7 4 (25.00%) HMVC
8 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
8 3 (18.75%) HTML
9 2 (12.50%) Change Management
9 2 (12.50%) Electronics
9 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
9 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (12.50%) Linux
9 2 (12.50%) Apache

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 (12.50%) Apache
1 2 (12.50%) CMS
1 2 (12.50%) Drupal
1 2 (12.50%) Joomla!
1 2 (12.50%) WordPress
2 1 (6.25%) Alfresco
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Magento
1 2 (12.50%) OpenCart
1 2 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (25.00%) NetBeans
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (12.50%) Electronics
3 2 (12.50%) Marketing
3 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) PHP Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Web Developer
3 5 (31.25%) PHP Web Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Applications Developer
4 3 (18.75%) PHP Web Applications Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
4 3 (18.75%) Web Applications Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Business Change Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Business Change Project Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Change Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Change Project Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Magento Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Project Change Manager
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Web Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Logistics Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) CodeIgniter
1 6 (37.50%) jQuery
2 4 (25.00%) Highcharts JS
3 3 (18.75%) HTML
4 2 (12.50%) CSS
4 2 (12.50%) LAMP
5 1 (6.25%) Laravel
5 1 (6.25%) REST
5 1 (6.25%) SOAP
5 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Digital Media
1 4 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Web Development
2 4 (25.00%) CRM
2 4 (25.00%) ERP
2 4 (25.00%) HMVC
2 4 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) Change Management
4 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (12.50%) Logistics
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation
5 1 (6.25%) Document Management
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.25%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (6.25%) Test Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) Python
4 5 (31.25%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) C
5 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
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