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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 50 48 45
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing PHP 58 62 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.99% 3.75% 3.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.96% 9.00% 10.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 49 23
Median daily rate £360 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £260 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £485 £497
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £18.75 £33.78
% change year-on-year
-17.33% -44.48%
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
729 689 334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 50.17% 41.68% 33.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 524 498 219
Median daily rate £400 £363 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +13.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £492 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £40.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.25% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 98 (72.59%) JavaScript
2 74 (54.81%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (46.67%) Java
4 48 (35.56%) HTML
5 45 (33.33%) CSS
6 43 (31.85%) Web Development
7 36 (26.67%) MySQL
8 34 (25.19%) Python
9 32 (23.70%) Linux
10 31 (22.96%) Games
11 29 (21.48%) Scrum
12 28 (20.74%) RabbitMQ
13 27 (20.00%) High Availability
14 26 (19.26%) Digital Media
15 25 (18.52%) CRM
15 25 (18.52%) ERP
15 25 (18.52%) Network Security
16 24 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
17 23 (17.04%) HTML5
18 21 (15.56%) Git (software)
19 20 (14.81%) CSS3
20 17 (12.59%) Drupal
21 16 (11.85%) jQuery
21 16 (11.85%) Jenkins
22 15 (11.11%) DevOps
22 15 (11.11%) Front End Development
22 15 (11.11%) WordPress
22 15 (11.11%) SQL
22 15 (11.11%) CMS
23 12 (8.89%) VMware

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 17 (12.59%) Drupal
2 15 (11.11%) CMS
2 15 (11.11%) WordPress
3 10 (7.41%) Apache
4 7 (5.19%) Tomcat
5 6 (4.44%) Apache Solr
5 6 (4.44%) Confluence
6 5 (3.70%) Cloud Foundry
6 5 (3.70%) GlassFish
6 5 (3.70%) nginx
6 5 (3.70%) OpenStack
7 4 (2.96%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.48%) Joomla!
8 2 (1.48%) Magnolia
8 2 (1.48%) SAS
8 2 (1.48%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.74%) concrete5
9 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.74%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.74%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.74%) InfoPath
1 1 (0.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (5.93%) Magento
2 1 (0.74%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.22%) Office 365
3 2 (1.48%) GitHub
4 1 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.74%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.74%) IaaS
4 1 (0.74%) Slack
4 1 (0.74%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 25 (18.52%) Network Security
2 11 (8.15%) Firewall
3 10 (7.41%) DNS
3 10 (7.41%) LDAP
4 5 (3.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 5 (3.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (3.70%) Internet
5 3 (2.22%) DHCP
5 3 (2.22%) MPLS
6 2 (1.48%) DSL
6 2 (1.48%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.48%) SAN
6 2 (1.48%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (1.48%) VPN
6 2 (1.48%) VRRP
6 2 (1.48%) WAN
7 1 (0.74%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.74%) NAS
7 1 (0.74%) OpenVPN
7 1 (0.74%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (26.67%) MySQL
2 9 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (5.93%) MongoDB
4 6 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (4.44%) Redis
5 5 (3.70%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.96%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.96%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.22%) DB2
7 3 (2.22%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.22%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.74%) Big Data
8 1 (0.74%) Informix
8 1 (0.74%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (15.56%) Git (software)
2 16 (11.85%) Jenkins
3 8 (5.93%) JIRA
4 6 (4.44%) Hudson
4 6 (4.44%) Subversion
5 5 (3.70%) Cucumber
5 5 (3.70%) Gitweb
5 5 (3.70%) Selenium
6 4 (2.96%) Grunt
7 3 (2.22%) gulp
7 3 (2.22%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.48%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.74%) JMeter
9 1 (0.74%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.74%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.74%) Protractor
9 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (22.96%) Games
2 5 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.22%) Billing
3 3 (2.22%) Marketing
4 2 (1.48%) Online Betting
5 1 (0.74%) Advertising
5 1 (0.74%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.74%) Finance
5 1 (0.74%) iGaming
5 1 (0.74%) Interactive Media
5 1 (0.74%) Retail
Job Titles
1 88 (65.19%) Developer
2 46 (34.07%) PHP Developer
3 31 (22.96%) JavaScript Developer
4 19 (14.07%) Java Developer
5 18 (13.33%) Python Developer
6 12 (8.89%) Drupal Developer
6 12 (8.89%) HTML Developer
7 10 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
7 10 (7.41%) HTML CSS Developer
8 9 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 7 (5.19%) Web Developer
10 6 (4.44%) PHP Drupal Developer
11 5 (3.70%) CMS Developer
11 5 (3.70%) MySQL Developer
11 5 (3.70%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 5 (3.70%) Project Manager
11 5 (3.70%) Scrum Master
12 4 (2.96%) Agile Developer
13 3 (2.22%) Agile Scrum Master
13 3 (2.22%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (35.56%) HTML
2 45 (33.33%) CSS
3 28 (20.74%) RabbitMQ
4 23 (17.04%) HTML5
5 20 (14.81%) CSS3
6 16 (11.85%) jQuery
7 12 (8.89%) AngularJS
7 12 (8.89%) Node.js
7 12 (8.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 11 (8.15%) LAMP
9 8 (5.93%) Drush
10 7 (5.19%) SAML
11 6 (4.44%) Ajax
11 6 (4.44%) Symfony
11 6 (4.44%) Web Services
12 5 (3.70%) LAPP Stack
12 5 (3.70%) REST
12 5 (3.70%) Sass
12 5 (3.70%) XML
13 4 (2.96%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (19.26%) Digital Media
2 24 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.67%) User Experience
4 7 (5.19%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.22%) CMDB
5 3 (2.22%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.22%) PKI
5 3 (2.22%) Smartcard
6 2 (1.48%) CLARiiON
6 2 (1.48%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.48%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.48%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.48%) IBM XIV
6 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Licensing
6 2 (1.48%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.74%) Clustering
7 1 (0.74%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.74%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.74%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 32 (23.70%) Linux
2 9 (6.67%) Unix
3 7 (5.19%) Windows
4 6 (4.44%) CentOS
5 5 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.22%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (54.81%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (31.85%) Web Development
3 29 (21.48%) Scrum
4 27 (20.00%) High Availability
5 25 (18.52%) CRM
5 25 (18.52%) ERP
6 15 (11.11%) DevOps
6 15 (11.11%) Front End Development
7 12 (8.89%) Open Source
7 12 (8.89%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (8.15%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (8.15%) OO
9 10 (7.41%) Workflow
10 9 (6.67%) Kanban
10 9 (6.67%) Software Engineering
10 9 (6.67%) TDD
11 8 (5.93%) Software Delivery
12 7 (5.19%) MVC
12 7 (5.19%) SEO
13 6 (4.44%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 98 (72.59%) JavaScript
2 63 (46.67%) Java
3 34 (25.19%) Python
4 15 (11.11%) SQL
5 11 (8.15%) Ruby
6 7 (5.19%) Bash Shell
6 7 (5.19%) C
7 4 (2.96%) C++
7 4 (2.96%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.22%) C#
8 3 (2.22%) PHP 5
9 2 (1.48%) Scala
10 1 (0.74%) ANSI SQL
10 1 (0.74%) Go
10 1 (0.74%) Perl
10 1 (0.74%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.74%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (5.93%) Degree
2 6 (4.44%) CCNP
2 6 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (2.96%) ISEB
3 4 (2.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.22%) MCSE
4 3 (2.22%) RHCE
4 3 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.48%) CCDE
5 2 (1.48%) CCIE
5 2 (1.48%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.48%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.74%) CCNA
6 1 (0.74%) CCSP
6 1 (0.74%) CISSP
6 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.44%) QA
2 3 (2.22%) HL7
System Software
1 9 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (5.93%) Varnish
3 5 (3.70%) NFS
3 5 (3.70%) Squid
4 3 (2.22%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.22%) Docker
4 3 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.48%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.74%) vCloud
6 1 (0.74%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.74%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (8.15%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (6.67%) Ansible
3 6 (4.44%) Graphite
3 6 (4.44%) Nagios
3 6 (4.44%) Puppet
4 5 (3.70%) Grafana
4 5 (3.70%) Graylog
4 5 (3.70%) HAProxy
4 5 (3.70%) Icinga
4 5 (3.70%) StatsD
4 5 (3.70%) Terraform
5 3 (2.22%) Data Guard
5 3 (2.22%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (1.48%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.48%) vMotion
7 1 (0.74%) Cacti
7 1 (0.74%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (0.74%) Salt
7 1 (0.74%) SCOM
7 1 (0.74%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 12 (8.89%) Red Hat
1 12 (8.89%) VMware
2 9 (6.67%) Oracle
3 8 (5.93%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.44%) F5
4 6 (4.44%) Palo Alto
5 5 (3.70%) New Relic
6 4 (2.96%) HP
6 4 (2.96%) Sitecore
7 3 (2.22%) Cisco
7 3 (2.22%) Dell
7 3 (2.22%) ServiceNow
7 3 (2.22%) Zend
8 2 (1.48%) EMC
8 2 (1.48%) IBM
8 2 (1.48%) NETGEAR
8 2 (1.48%) SonicWALL
8 2 (1.48%) Veritas
9 1 (0.74%) Citrix
9 1 (0.74%) NetApp
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