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 29 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 51 54 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -44
Contract jobs citing PHP 60 51 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.03% 3.30% 10.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.97% 8.07% 23.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 36 101
Median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £650 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £39.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-60.25% +14.70%
PHP
West Yorkshire

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
753 632 536
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 50.60% 40.88% 46.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 543 468 378
Median daily rate £400 £335 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £288 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 6
Median hourly rate £15.67 £35.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.22% +133.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.68 £20.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.09 £40.00 £29.00
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 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 29 June 2016.

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 29 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 Leeds region with a requirement for PHP.

1 84 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 75 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (43.65%) Java
4 43 (34.13%) MySQL
5 39 (30.95%) Web Development
6 36 (28.57%) HTML
7 33 (26.19%) Python
8 32 (25.40%) Games
9 31 (24.60%) CSS
10 30 (23.81%) Linux
11 27 (21.43%) High Availability
12 25 (19.84%) Scrum
13 24 (19.05%) Digital Media
14 23 (18.25%) RabbitMQ
14 23 (18.25%) Analytical Skills
15 22 (17.46%) Network Security
15 22 (17.46%) Git (software)
15 22 (17.46%) CRM
15 22 (17.46%) ERP
16 20 (15.87%) SQL
17 19 (15.08%) TDD
18 18 (14.29%) HTML5
19 17 (13.49%) OO
19 17 (13.49%) LAMP
20 16 (12.70%) Apache
21 15 (11.90%) CSS3
21 15 (11.90%) Jenkins
22 14 (11.11%) E-Commerce
23 13 (10.32%) Drupal
24 12 (9.52%) Software Engineering

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 16 (12.70%) Apache
2 13 (10.32%) Drupal
3 11 (8.73%) WordPress
4 10 (7.94%) CMS
5 3 (2.38%) Apache Solr
5 3 (2.38%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.59%) Confluence
6 2 (1.59%) Joomla!
6 2 (1.59%) nginx
6 2 (1.59%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.79%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.79%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.79%) Jadu
7 1 (0.79%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.79%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.79%) InfoPath
1 1 (0.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (6.35%) Magento
2 1 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.59%) GitHub
3 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.79%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.79%) IaaS
3 1 (0.79%) Office 365
3 1 (0.79%) Sage Pay
3 1 (0.79%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 22 (17.46%) Network Security
2 4 (3.17%) Firewall
2 4 (3.17%) LDAP
3 3 (2.38%) DNS
3 3 (2.38%) Internet
4 2 (1.59%) SAN
4 2 (1.59%) VPN
4 2 (1.59%) WAN
5 1 (0.79%) BGP
5 1 (0.79%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.79%) EIGRP
5 1 (0.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (0.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.79%) LAN
5 1 (0.79%) MPLS
5 1 (0.79%) NAS
5 1 (0.79%) OpenVPN
5 1 (0.79%) OSPF
5 1 (0.79%) SSL
5 1 (0.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (34.13%) MySQL
2 7 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 7 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (3.17%) Hadoop
3 4 (3.17%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.17%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.38%) DB2
4 3 (2.38%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.38%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.38%) Redis
5 1 (0.79%) Big Data
5 1 (0.79%) Informix
5 1 (0.79%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (17.46%) Git (software)
2 15 (11.90%) Jenkins
3 8 (6.35%) PHPUnit
3 8 (6.35%) Subversion
4 4 (3.17%) Cucumber
4 4 (3.17%) JIRA
4 4 (3.17%) Selenium
5 2 (1.59%) Hudson
5 2 (1.59%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.79%) Firebug
6 1 (0.79%) Gitweb
6 1 (0.79%) Grunt
6 1 (0.79%) JMeter
6 1 (0.79%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.79%) Maven
6 1 (0.79%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.79%) Protractor
6 1 (0.79%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (25.40%) Games
2 5 (3.97%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.17%) Marketing
4 3 (2.38%) Online Betting
5 2 (1.59%) Billing
5 2 (1.59%) Finance
6 1 (0.79%) Advertising
6 1 (0.79%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.79%) Banking
6 1 (0.79%) iGaming
6 1 (0.79%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 88 (69.84%) Developer
2 45 (35.71%) PHP Developer
3 23 (18.25%) JavaScript Developer
4 21 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 18 (14.29%) Python Developer
6 8 (6.35%) LAMP Developer
6 8 (6.35%) Web Developer
7 7 (5.56%) Drupal Developer
7 7 (5.56%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 5 (3.97%) Agile Developer
8 5 (3.97%) Analyst
8 5 (3.97%) MySQL Developer
8 5 (3.97%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 5 (3.97%) Project Manager
8 5 (3.97%) Scrum Master
8 5 (3.97%) Senior Developer
9 4 (3.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 4 (3.17%) HTML CSS Developer
9 4 (3.17%) HTML Developer
10 3 (2.38%) Agile Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (28.57%) HTML
2 31 (24.60%) CSS
3 23 (18.25%) RabbitMQ
4 18 (14.29%) HTML5
5 17 (13.49%) LAMP
6 15 (11.90%) CSS3
7 11 (8.73%) Doctrine
7 11 (8.73%) jQuery
7 11 (8.73%) Node.js
8 10 (7.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (7.14%) RESTful
10 8 (6.35%) AngularJS
10 8 (6.35%) XML
10 8 (6.35%) Zend Framework
11 7 (5.56%) .NET
11 7 (5.56%) Symfony
12 5 (3.97%) LESS
12 5 (3.97%) REST
12 5 (3.97%) Sass
13 4 (3.17%) Drush
Miscellaneous
1 24 (19.05%) Digital Media
2 23 (18.25%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.97%) User Experience
4 3 (2.38%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.59%) CLARiiON
5 2 (1.59%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.59%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.59%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.59%) IBM XIV
5 2 (1.59%) NHS
5 2 (1.59%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.79%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.79%) Clustering
6 1 (0.79%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.79%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.79%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 30 (23.81%) Linux
2 6 (4.76%) Unix
3 2 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.59%) Windows
4 1 (0.79%) CentOS
4 1 (0.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (30.95%) Web Development
3 27 (21.43%) High Availability
4 25 (19.84%) Scrum
5 22 (17.46%) CRM
5 22 (17.46%) ERP
6 19 (15.08%) TDD
7 17 (13.49%) OO
8 14 (11.11%) E-Commerce
9 12 (9.52%) Front End Development
9 12 (9.52%) Open Source
9 12 (9.52%) Software Engineering
10 9 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (7.14%) DevOps
10 9 (7.14%) MVC
10 9 (7.14%) OOP
10 9 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (6.35%) OO PHP
12 7 (5.56%) Information Architecture
12 7 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 84 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 55 (43.65%) Java
3 33 (26.19%) Python
4 20 (15.87%) SQL
5 11 (8.73%) Ruby
6 9 (7.14%) PHP 5
7 6 (4.76%) Scala
8 5 (3.97%) Perl
9 4 (3.17%) Bash Shell
9 4 (3.17%) C
9 4 (3.17%) C#
9 4 (3.17%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.79%) ANSI SQL
10 1 (0.79%) C++
10 1 (0.79%) Go
10 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (3.17%) ISEB
2 3 (2.38%) CCNP
2 3 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (2.38%) Degree
2 3 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (1.59%) CCDE
3 2 (1.59%) CCIE
3 2 (1.59%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.59%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.59%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.79%) CCNA
4 1 (0.79%) CCSP
4 1 (0.79%) CISSP
4 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.97%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.79%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.97%) Varnish
3 2 (1.59%) Docker
4 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.79%) NFS
4 1 (0.79%) Squid
4 1 (0.79%) vCloud
4 1 (0.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.79%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (3.97%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.38%) Data Guard
2 3 (2.38%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.59%) Ansible
3 2 (1.59%) Graphite
3 2 (1.59%) Nagios
3 2 (1.59%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.79%) Cacti
4 1 (0.79%) Grafana
4 1 (0.79%) Graylog
4 1 (0.79%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.79%) Icinga
4 1 (0.79%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.79%) Opsview
4 1 (0.79%) Puppet
4 1 (0.79%) Salt
4 1 (0.79%) SCOM
4 1 (0.79%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.79%) StatsD
4 1 (0.79%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (8.73%) Zend
2 7 (5.56%) VMware
3 5 (3.97%) Oracle
4 4 (3.17%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.38%) Cisco
5 3 (2.38%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.59%) EMC
6 2 (1.59%) F5
6 2 (1.59%) HP
6 2 (1.59%) IBM
6 2 (1.59%) Palo Alto
6 2 (1.59%) Veritas
7 1 (0.79%) Citrix
7 1 (0.79%) Dell
7 1 (0.79%) Google
7 1 (0.79%) NetApp
7 1 (0.79%) New Relic
7 1 (0.79%) Remedy
7 1 (0.79%) Symantec
7 1 (0.79%) WorldPay
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Oscar
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £400.00 - £440.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago