The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 49 9 14
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +5
Contract jobs citing PHP 53 143 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.91% 11.75% 9.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.28% 23.91% 23.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 127 48
Average daily rate
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£325 £338 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £278 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £450 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £338 £275
% change year-on-year
-7.03% +22.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £37.40 £20.75
% change year-on-year
-39.83% +80.21%
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
640 598 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 47.16% 49.14% 42.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 431 194
Average daily rate £350 £320 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 6
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing PHP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PHP.

1 61 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (45.08%) Linux
3 45 (36.89%) JavaScript
4 41 (33.61%) HTML
5 40 (32.79%) CSS
6 38 (31.15%) MySQL
7 37 (30.33%) Python
8 36 (29.51%) Java
9 33 (27.05%) Ruby
9 33 (27.05%) DevOps
10 29 (23.77%) MongoDB
11 25 (20.49%) Puppet
11 25 (20.49%) Apache
11 25 (20.49%) TDD
12 24 (19.67%) Software Engineering
13 23 (18.85%) SQL
14 22 (18.03%) LAMP
14 22 (18.03%) Opscode Chef
15 21 (17.21%) MVC
15 21 (17.21%) Node.js
16 20 (16.39%) Git (software)
16 20 (16.39%) jQuery
17 19 (15.57%) C
18 17 (13.93%) Zend
19 16 (13.11%) Splunk
19 16 (13.11%) Doctrine
20 15 (12.30%) Graphite
20 15 (12.30%) AngularJS
20 15 (12.30%) HTML5
20 15 (12.30%) Open Source

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing PHP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PHP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (20.49%) Apache
2 21 (17.21%) Node.js
3 10 (8.20%) CMS
4 8 (6.56%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.28%) Drupal
6 3 (2.46%) OpenEdge
7 2 (1.64%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.64%) Apache ServiceMix
7 2 (1.64%) JBoss
8 1 (0.82%) WordPress
8 1 (0.82%) nginx
8 1 (0.82%) Jadu
Applications
1 2 (1.64%) MS Visio
1 2 (1.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.10%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.82%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.82%) Route 53
4 1 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.74%) Internet
1 7 (5.74%) HTTP
2 6 (4.92%) TCP/IP
3 5 (4.10%) SSL
4 4 (3.28%) Unified Communications
4 4 (3.28%) Firewall
5 3 (2.46%) DNS
6 2 (1.64%) SAN
7 1 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.82%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.82%) OSPF
7 1 (0.82%) BGP
7 1 (0.82%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.82%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.82%) FWSM
7 1 (0.82%) OpenVPN
7 1 (0.82%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (31.15%) MySQL
2 29 (23.77%) MongoDB
3 11 (9.02%) CouchDB
4 10 (8.20%) NoSQL
4 10 (8.20%) Riak
4 10 (8.20%) Hypertable
5 9 (7.38%) Redis
6 4 (3.28%) Big Data
6 4 (3.28%) Couchbase
6 4 (3.28%) SimpleDB
6 4 (3.28%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.46%) Informix
7 3 (2.46%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.64%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.82%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.82%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.82%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 20 (16.39%) Git (software)
2 10 (8.20%) Fiddler
2 10 (8.20%) Jenkins
3 7 (5.74%) PHPUnit
4 3 (2.46%) WebSpeed
4 3 (2.46%) JUnit
5 2 (1.64%) Bower
5 2 (1.64%) QUnit
5 2 (1.64%) Grunt
5 2 (1.64%) Selenium
5 2 (1.64%) JMeter
5 2 (1.64%) Subversion
6 1 (0.82%) JIRA
General
1 4 (3.28%) Games
2 3 (2.46%) Marketing
3 2 (1.64%) Finance
4 1 (0.82%) Retail
4 1 (0.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 72 (59.02%) Developer
2 42 (34.43%) PHP Developer
3 24 (19.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (9.84%) JavaScript Developer
5 10 (8.20%) Java Developer
5 10 (8.20%) Senior Developer
6 8 (6.56%) Web Developer
7 6 (4.92%) Senior PHP Developer
7 6 (4.92%) Architect
8 5 (4.10%) Front-End Developer
8 5 (4.10%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 5 (4.10%) PHP Zend Developer
9 4 (3.28%) Front-End Web Developer
9 4 (3.28%) CSS Developer
9 4 (3.28%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 4 (3.28%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (3.28%) Chief Architect
9 4 (3.28%) Project Manager
10 3 (2.46%) Lead Developer
10 3 (2.46%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (33.61%) HTML
2 40 (32.79%) CSS
3 22 (18.03%) LAMP
4 20 (16.39%) jQuery
5 16 (13.11%) Doctrine
6 15 (12.30%) AngularJS
6 15 (12.30%) HTML5
7 14 (11.48%) CSS3
8 13 (10.66%) Symfony
9 12 (9.84%) XML
10 9 (7.38%) Backbone.js
11 8 (6.56%) CodeIgniter
11 8 (6.56%) Web Services
12 6 (4.92%) RESTful
12 6 (4.92%) .NET
13 5 (4.10%) JSON
14 4 (3.28%) Sass
14 4 (3.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 4 (3.28%) Memcached
14 4 (3.28%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.30%) Open Source
2 12 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.28%) IBM XIV
3 4 (3.28%) Visualisation
3 4 (3.28%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (3.28%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (3.28%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.46%) User Experience
5 2 (1.64%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.64%) PKI
5 2 (1.64%) Wiki
5 2 (1.64%) Smartcard
5 2 (1.64%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.82%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.82%) Symmetrix
6 1 (0.82%) Clustering
6 1 (0.82%) Replication
6 1 (0.82%) W3C
6 1 (0.82%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.82%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 55 (45.08%) Linux
2 12 (9.84%) UNIX
3 9 (7.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (4.92%) CentOS
5 4 (3.28%) Windows
6 2 (1.64%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.82%) Solaris
7 1 (0.82%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (27.05%) DevOps
3 25 (20.49%) TDD
4 24 (19.67%) Software Engineering
5 21 (17.21%) MVC
6 12 (9.84%) Web Development
6 12 (9.84%) OO
7 11 (9.02%) Scrum
8 9 (7.38%) OOP
8 9 (7.38%) Unit Testing
8 9 (7.38%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (6.56%) Configuration Management
10 7 (5.74%) Project Management
10 7 (5.74%) Service Delivery
10 7 (5.74%) Pair Programming
10 7 (5.74%) OO PHP
11 6 (4.92%) BDD
11 6 (4.92%) Supplier Management
11 6 (4.92%) Service Management
11 6 (4.92%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (36.89%) JavaScript
2 37 (30.33%) Python
3 36 (29.51%) Java
4 33 (27.05%) Ruby
5 23 (18.85%) SQL
6 19 (15.57%) C
7 14 (11.48%) Bash Shell
8 9 (7.38%) PHP5
9 8 (6.56%) Scala
9 8 (6.56%) C++
9 8 (6.56%) Perl
9 8 (6.56%) VB
10 2 (1.64%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.64%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (7.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (1.64%) Degree
2 2 (1.64%) CCNP
2 2 (1.64%) CCNA
2 2 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.82%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.64%) QA
2 1 (0.82%) SLA
2 1 (0.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (2.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.64%) vSphere
3 1 (0.82%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.82%) Xen
3 1 (0.82%) Varnish
3 1 (0.82%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (20.49%) Puppet
2 22 (18.03%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (12.30%) Graphite
4 11 (9.02%) Nagios
5 10 (8.20%) CFEngine
5 10 (8.20%) Ansible
6 5 (4.10%) Salt
6 5 (4.10%) Opsview
7 4 (3.28%) Rundeck
7 4 (3.28%) Vagrant
8 2 (1.64%) OpenIDM
8 2 (1.64%) Cobbler
8 2 (1.64%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.82%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.82%) Cacti
9 1 (0.82%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.82%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 17 (13.93%) Zend
2 16 (13.11%) Splunk
3 15 (12.30%) Oracle
4 10 (8.20%) SaltStack
5 6 (4.92%) Cisco
5 6 (4.92%) Red Hat
6 5 (4.10%) VMware
7 4 (3.28%) Riverbed
7 4 (3.28%) Tealeaf
7 4 (3.28%) IBM
8 3 (2.46%) HP
9 2 (1.64%) F5
9 2 (1.64%) Veritas
9 2 (1.64%) Progress
10 1 (0.82%) Sun
10 1 (0.82%) Dell
10 1 (0.82%) EMC
10 1 (0.82%) Citrix
10 1 (0.82%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.82%) EnterpriseDB
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £700.00 - £900.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £275 per day
Posted: 18 days ago