The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
Rank 24 58 28
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -30
Contract jobs citing PHP 68 35 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 6.28% 2.44% 6.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.98% 6.09% 14.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 24 53
Median daily rate £400 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £518 £520
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 £27.18
% change year-on-year
-10.14% +28.79%

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

Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
524 575 471
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 48.38% 40.01% 42.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 382 340
Median daily rate £400 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +19.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% -46.15%
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 Leeds

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

PHP
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 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 Leeds region with a requirement for PHP.

1 69 (68.32%) JavaScript
2 53 (52.48%) Java
3 48 (47.52%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (42.57%) HTML
5 39 (38.61%) CSS
6 37 (36.63%) Linux
7 35 (34.65%) MySQL
8 31 (30.69%) Apache
9 25 (24.75%) Python
10 23 (22.77%) Redis
11 22 (21.78%) AngularJS
11 22 (21.78%) Symfony
11 22 (21.78%) SQL
11 22 (21.78%) LAMP
12 20 (19.80%) Web Development
12 20 (19.80%) HTML5
13 19 (18.81%) MongoDB
13 19 (18.81%) Amazon AWS
13 19 (18.81%) PostgreSQL
14 18 (17.82%) jQuery
15 17 (16.83%) CSS3
15 17 (16.83%) Docker
15 17 (16.83%) LAPP Stack
16 16 (15.84%) Jenkins
16 16 (15.84%) Git (software)
16 16 (15.84%) MVC
16 16 (15.84%) TDD
17 15 (14.85%) Software Engineering
17 15 (14.85%) Splunk
18 14 (13.86%) Open Source

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 31 (30.69%) Apache
2 12 (11.88%) Tomcat
3 11 (10.89%) CMS
4 8 (7.92%) WordPress
5 6 (5.94%) OpenStack
6 5 (4.95%) Apache Spark
7 4 (3.96%) SharePoint
8 3 (2.97%) Drupal
8 3 (2.97%) nginx
8 3 (2.97%) Plone
8 3 (2.97%) SilverStripe
8 3 (2.97%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (1.98%) Magnolia
10 1 (0.99%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.99%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.99%) concrete5
10 1 (0.99%) Confluence
10 1 (0.99%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.99%) SAS
10 1 (0.99%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (2.97%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.96%) Magento
2 1 (0.99%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 19 (18.81%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (8.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (6.93%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (6.93%) IaaS
4 6 (5.94%) Sumo Logic
5 1 (0.99%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.87%) HTTP
1 13 (12.87%) Internet
2 11 (10.89%) OpenLDAP
3 8 (7.92%) DNS
3 8 (7.92%) Network Security
4 6 (5.94%) LDAP
5 4 (3.96%) AMQP
5 4 (3.96%) Firewall
6 3 (2.97%) Intranet
7 2 (1.98%) DHCP
8 1 (0.99%) DSL
8 1 (0.99%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (0.99%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (0.99%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.99%) MPLS
8 1 (0.99%) OpenFlow
8 1 (0.99%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (0.99%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (34.65%) MySQL
2 23 (22.77%) Redis
3 19 (18.81%) MongoDB
3 19 (18.81%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (11.88%) NoSQL
5 9 (8.91%) Relational Database
6 6 (5.94%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (4.95%) Hadoop
7 5 (4.95%) HBase
7 5 (4.95%) Riak
8 3 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.98%) Informix
9 2 (1.98%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.99%) GIS
10 1 (0.99%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (15.84%) Git (software)
1 16 (15.84%) Jenkins
2 12 (11.88%) JMeter
3 11 (10.89%) Grunt
4 8 (7.92%) Selenium
5 7 (6.93%) Hudson
5 7 (6.93%) Maven
5 7 (6.93%) PHPUnit
6 6 (5.94%) Vagrant
7 4 (3.96%) Cucumber
7 4 (3.96%) WebDriver
8 3 (2.97%) gulp
9 2 (1.98%) JIRA
9 2 (1.98%) Mockito
9 2 (1.98%) Subversion
9 2 (1.98%) TestNG
10 1 (0.99%) Gitweb
10 1 (0.99%) TestComplete
10 1 (0.99%) WatiN
10 1 (0.99%) WATIR
General
1 6 (5.94%) Advertising
2 4 (3.96%) Marketing
3 2 (1.98%) Games
4 1 (0.99%) iGaming
4 1 (0.99%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 63 (62.38%) Developer
2 42 (41.58%) PHP Developer
3 16 (15.84%) Architect
4 11 (10.89%) JavaScript Developer
5 10 (9.90%) Technical Architect
6 8 (7.92%) Web Developer
7 7 (6.93%) MySQL Developer
7 7 (6.93%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 6 (5.94%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (5.94%) Tester
9 5 (4.95%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (4.95%) HTML CSS Developer
9 5 (4.95%) HTML Developer
9 5 (4.95%) Java Developer
9 5 (4.95%) UI Developer
10 4 (3.96%) AWS DevOps
10 4 (3.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 4 (3.96%) PHP Symfony Developer
10 4 (3.96%) PHP Web Developer
10 4 (3.96%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (42.57%) HTML
2 39 (38.61%) CSS
3 22 (21.78%) AngularJS
3 22 (21.78%) LAMP
3 22 (21.78%) Symfony
4 20 (19.80%) HTML5
5 18 (17.82%) jQuery
6 17 (16.83%) CSS3
6 17 (16.83%) LAPP Stack
7 13 (12.87%) Laravel
7 13 (12.87%) RESTful
8 12 (11.88%) Web Services
9 11 (10.89%) Node.js
10 9 (8.91%) XML
11 7 (6.93%) React
11 7 (6.93%) REST
12 6 (5.94%) EclipseLink
12 6 (5.94%) ELK Stack
12 6 (5.94%) Flask
12 6 (5.94%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.93%) NHS
2 5 (4.95%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.95%) Replication
3 4 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.96%) Digital Media
3 4 (3.96%) User Experience
4 3 (2.97%) Informatics
4 3 (2.97%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.97%) PKI
4 3 (2.97%) Smartcard
5 2 (1.98%) Clustering
5 2 (1.98%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.98%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.98%) RIA
6 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Licensing
6 1 (0.99%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.99%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.99%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 37 (36.63%) Linux
2 8 (7.92%) Windows
3 7 (6.93%) Unix
4 5 (4.95%) CoreOS
4 5 (4.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.98%) CentOS
6 1 (0.99%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (47.52%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (19.80%) Web Development
3 16 (15.84%) MVC
3 16 (15.84%) TDD
4 15 (14.85%) Software Engineering
5 14 (13.86%) Open Source
6 12 (11.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (11.88%) DevOps
7 11 (10.89%) Load Balancing
7 11 (10.89%) Performance Testing
8 9 (8.91%) BDD
8 9 (8.91%) Scrum
9 7 (6.93%) Technical Architecture
9 7 (6.93%) Unit Testing
10 6 (5.94%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (5.94%) E-Commerce
10 6 (5.94%) OO
10 6 (5.94%) Regression Testing
10 6 (5.94%) SDLC
10 6 (5.94%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 69 (68.32%) JavaScript
2 53 (52.48%) Java
3 25 (24.75%) Python
4 22 (21.78%) SQL
5 10 (9.90%) Bash Shell
6 8 (7.92%) Ruby
7 6 (5.94%) C#
8 5 (4.95%) C++
9 2 (1.98%) Go
9 2 (1.98%) Scala
10 1 (0.99%) C
10 1 (0.99%) Perl
10 1 (0.99%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (6.93%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.95%) Degree
3 3 (2.97%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (2.97%) CCNP
3 3 (2.97%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.97%) MCSE
3 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.97%) RHCE
4 1 (0.99%) ISEB
4 1 (0.99%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.99%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.97%) HL7
2 2 (1.98%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.98%) QA
3 1 (0.99%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (16.83%) Docker
2 7 (6.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.95%) HDFS
3 5 (4.95%) VirtualBox
4 2 (1.98%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.98%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.99%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.99%) NFS
5 1 (0.99%) Squid
5 1 (0.99%) Varnish
5 1 (0.99%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.99%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (13.86%) Nagios
2 12 (11.88%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (11.88%) Puppet
3 11 (10.89%) Ansible
4 7 (6.93%) Salt
5 6 (5.94%) ZABBIX
6 5 (4.95%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.99%) Grafana
7 1 (0.99%) Graphite
7 1 (0.99%) Graylog
7 1 (0.99%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.99%) Icinga
7 1 (0.99%) StatsD
7 1 (0.99%) Terraform
7 1 (0.99%) vMotion
7 1 (0.99%) vRealize
Vendors
1 15 (14.85%) Splunk
2 10 (9.90%) Zend
3 8 (7.92%) Google
3 8 (7.92%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.92%) Rackspace
3 8 (7.92%) Red Hat
3 8 (7.92%) VMware
4 7 (6.93%) New Relic
4 7 (6.93%) Oracle
4 7 (6.93%) SaltStack
5 3 (2.97%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.99%) Dell
6 1 (0.99%) F5
6 1 (0.99%) HP
6 1 (0.99%) Infoblox
6 1 (0.99%) NETGEAR
6 1 (0.99%) Palo Alto
6 1 (0.99%) RightScale
6 1 (0.99%) SonicWALL
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £240 - £290 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £430 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £440 per day + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago