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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 50 44 51
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Contract jobs citing PHP 54 66 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.00% 4.04% 2.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.93% 9.39% 7.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 52 22
Median daily rate £325 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £485 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -30.00%
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
681 703 320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 50.44% 43.08% 31.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 477 496 211
Median daily rate £415 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £21.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -58.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +11.42%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 91 (76.47%) JavaScript
2 56 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (44.54%) Java
4 52 (43.70%) HTML
5 48 (40.34%) CSS
6 35 (29.41%) Web Development
7 34 (28.57%) MySQL
8 29 (24.37%) Linux
8 29 (24.37%) Python
9 24 (20.17%) RabbitMQ
9 24 (20.17%) Scrum
10 23 (19.33%) High Availability
10 23 (19.33%) HTML5
11 20 (16.81%) CSS3
11 20 (16.81%) Games
12 19 (15.97%) Git (software)
12 19 (15.97%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (14.29%) Digital Media
13 17 (14.29%) Network Security
13 17 (14.29%) CRM
13 17 (14.29%) ERP
14 16 (13.45%) jQuery
14 16 (13.45%) Drupal
14 16 (13.45%) DevOps
15 15 (12.61%) AngularJS
15 15 (12.61%) CMS
16 14 (11.76%) Red Hat
16 14 (11.76%) WordPress
16 14 (11.76%) Jenkins
16 14 (11.76%) Front End Development

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 (13.45%) Drupal
2 15 (12.61%) CMS
3 14 (11.76%) WordPress
4 10 (8.40%) Apache
5 8 (6.72%) Tomcat
6 7 (5.88%) Confluence
6 7 (5.88%) nginx
7 6 (5.04%) Apache Solr
7 6 (5.04%) Cloud Foundry
7 6 (5.04%) GlassFish
7 6 (5.04%) OpenStack
8 3 (2.52%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (1.68%) Magnolia
9 2 (1.68%) SAS
9 2 (1.68%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.84%) concrete5
10 1 (0.84%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (0.84%) InfoPath
1 1 (0.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (5.88%) Magento
2 1 (0.84%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.04%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.68%) GitHub
2 2 (1.68%) Office 365
3 1 (0.84%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.84%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.84%) IaaS
3 1 (0.84%) Slack
3 1 (0.84%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.29%) Network Security
2 12 (10.08%) Firewall
3 11 (9.24%) DNS
4 10 (8.40%) LDAP
5 6 (5.04%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 6 (5.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 5 (4.20%) Internet
7 3 (2.52%) DHCP
7 3 (2.52%) MPLS
8 2 (1.68%) DSL
8 2 (1.68%) iSCSI
8 2 (1.68%) SAN
8 2 (1.68%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (1.68%) VRRP
9 1 (0.84%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.84%) EIGRP
9 1 (0.84%) NAS
9 1 (0.84%) OpenFlow
9 1 (0.84%) OpenVPN
9 1 (0.84%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (28.57%) MySQL
2 12 (10.08%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (6.72%) MongoDB
4 7 (5.88%) Redis
5 5 (4.20%) SQL Server
6 4 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.52%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.68%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.84%) Big Data
9 1 (0.84%) DB2
9 1 (0.84%) Informix
9 1 (0.84%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.84%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (15.97%) Git (software)
2 14 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 9 (7.56%) JIRA
4 8 (6.72%) Subversion
5 6 (5.04%) Gitweb
5 6 (5.04%) Hudson
6 4 (3.36%) Cucumber
6 4 (3.36%) Grunt
7 3 (2.52%) gulp
7 3 (2.52%) Selenium
8 2 (1.68%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.84%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.84%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.84%) Protractor
9 1 (0.84%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (16.81%) Games
2 3 (2.52%) Billing
2 3 (2.52%) Marketing
2 3 (2.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.84%) Advertising
3 1 (0.84%) Finance
3 1 (0.84%) Retail
Job Titles
1 83 (69.75%) Developer
2 45 (37.82%) PHP Developer
3 28 (23.53%) JavaScript Developer
4 16 (13.45%) Java Developer
5 15 (12.61%) Python Developer
6 13 (10.92%) HTML Developer
7 12 (10.08%) Drupal Developer
8 11 (9.24%) DevOps Engineer
8 11 (9.24%) HTML CSS Developer
9 9 (7.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 9 (7.56%) Web Developer
10 6 (5.04%) MySQL Developer
10 6 (5.04%) PHP Drupal Developer
10 6 (5.04%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 5 (4.20%) CMS Developer
11 5 (4.20%) PHP Web Developer
12 4 (3.36%) Software Developer
13 3 (2.52%) Architect
13 3 (2.52%) Consultant
13 3 (2.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (43.70%) HTML
2 48 (40.34%) CSS
3 24 (20.17%) RabbitMQ
4 23 (19.33%) HTML5
5 20 (16.81%) CSS3
6 16 (13.45%) jQuery
7 15 (12.61%) AngularJS
8 12 (10.08%) Node.js
8 12 (10.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 11 (9.24%) LAMP
10 8 (6.72%) Drush
11 7 (5.88%) SAML
11 7 (5.88%) Web Services
12 6 (5.04%) Ajax
12 6 (5.04%) LAPP Stack
12 6 (5.04%) React
12 6 (5.04%) Symfony
13 5 (4.20%) REST
13 5 (4.20%) Sass
13 5 (4.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.97%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (14.29%) Digital Media
3 9 (7.56%) User Experience
4 5 (4.20%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.52%) CMDB
5 3 (2.52%) PKI
5 3 (2.52%) Smartcard
6 2 (1.68%) CLARiiON
6 2 (1.68%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.68%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.68%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.68%) IBM XIV
6 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Licensing
6 2 (1.68%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.68%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.68%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.84%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.84%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.84%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 29 (24.37%) Linux
2 7 (5.88%) CentOS
2 7 (5.88%) Unix
2 7 (5.88%) Windows
3 5 (4.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.52%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (29.41%) Web Development
3 24 (20.17%) Scrum
4 23 (19.33%) High Availability
5 17 (14.29%) CRM
5 17 (14.29%) ERP
6 16 (13.45%) DevOps
7 14 (11.76%) Front End Development
8 12 (10.08%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (10.08%) Open Source
9 11 (9.24%) OO
10 10 (8.40%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (8.40%) Software Engineering
10 10 (8.40%) Workflow
11 9 (7.56%) E-Commerce
12 8 (6.72%) OOP
12 8 (6.72%) Software Delivery
13 7 (5.88%) ITIL
13 7 (5.88%) Kanban
13 7 (5.88%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 91 (76.47%) JavaScript
2 53 (44.54%) Java
3 29 (24.37%) Python
4 13 (10.92%) SQL
5 8 (6.72%) Bash Shell
5 8 (6.72%) Ruby
6 6 (5.04%) C
7 3 (2.52%) C++
8 2 (1.68%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.68%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.68%) Scala
9 1 (0.84%) ANSI SQL
9 1 (0.84%) C#
9 1 (0.84%) Go
9 1 (0.84%) Perl
9 1 (0.84%) PHP 5
9 1 (0.84%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (5.04%) CCNP
1 6 (5.04%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (5.04%) Degree
2 3 (2.52%) MCSE
2 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.52%) RHCE
2 3 (2.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (1.68%) CCDE
3 2 (1.68%) CCIE
3 2 (1.68%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.84%) CCNA
4 1 (0.84%) CCSP
4 1 (0.84%) CISSP
4 1 (0.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.04%) QA
2 3 (2.52%) HL7
System Software
1 10 (8.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (6.72%) Varnish
3 6 (5.04%) NFS
3 6 (5.04%) Squid
4 3 (2.52%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.52%) Docker
4 3 (2.52%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.68%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.68%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.84%) vCloud
6 1 (0.84%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.84%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (10.08%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (8.40%) Ansible
3 7 (5.88%) Graphite
3 7 (5.88%) Nagios
3 7 (5.88%) Puppet
4 6 (5.04%) Grafana
4 6 (5.04%) Graylog
4 6 (5.04%) HAProxy
4 6 (5.04%) Icinga
4 6 (5.04%) StatsD
4 6 (5.04%) Terraform
5 2 (1.68%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.68%) vMotion
6 1 (0.84%) Cacti
6 1 (0.84%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.84%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.84%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.84%) SCOM
6 1 (0.84%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.84%) vRealize
Vendors
1 14 (11.76%) Red Hat
2 12 (10.08%) VMware
3 8 (6.72%) Oracle
4 7 (5.88%) F5
4 7 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.88%) Palo Alto
5 6 (5.04%) New Relic
6 4 (3.36%) HP
7 3 (2.52%) Cisco
7 3 (2.52%) Dell
7 3 (2.52%) ServiceNow
7 3 (2.52%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.68%) EMC
8 2 (1.68%) IBM
8 2 (1.68%) NETGEAR
8 2 (1.68%) SonicWALL
8 2 (1.68%) Veritas
9 1 (0.84%) NetApp
9 1 (0.84%) Remedy
9 1 (0.84%) Symantec
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