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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 37 73 28
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -45
Contract jobs citing PHP 51 32 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.50% 1.98% 6.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.16% 4.86% 14.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 21 59
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 £291 £275 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £500 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -10.44%
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
557 658 496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 49.12% 40.74% 41.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 445 338
Median daily rate £420 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% -46.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 77 (69.37%) JavaScript
2 53 (47.75%) Java
3 50 (45.05%) HTML
4 47 (42.34%) CSS
5 43 (38.74%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (32.43%) MySQL
7 32 (28.83%) Linux
8 24 (21.62%) Apache
9 23 (20.72%) Web Development
10 21 (18.92%) Redis
11 18 (16.22%) Python
11 18 (16.22%) PostgreSQL
12 17 (15.32%) SQL
12 17 (15.32%) Git (software)
12 17 (15.32%) HTML5
12 17 (15.32%) jQuery
13 16 (14.41%) Symfony
13 16 (14.41%) LAPP Stack
14 15 (13.51%) AngularJS
14 15 (13.51%) DevOps
14 15 (13.51%) Open Source
14 15 (13.51%) CSS3
14 15 (13.51%) MongoDB
15 14 (12.61%) Node.js
15 14 (12.61%) Continuous Improvement
15 14 (12.61%) Tomcat
15 14 (12.61%) Scrum
15 14 (12.61%) LAMP
15 14 (12.61%) Jenkins
16 13 (11.71%) CMS

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 24 (21.62%) Apache
2 14 (12.61%) Tomcat
3 13 (11.71%) CMS
3 13 (11.71%) WordPress
4 11 (9.91%) Drupal
5 7 (6.31%) nginx
5 7 (6.31%) OpenStack
6 5 (4.50%) Cloud Foundry
6 5 (4.50%) Confluence
6 5 (4.50%) GlassFish
7 4 (3.60%) Apache Solr
8 3 (2.70%) SharePoint
8 3 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (1.80%) Apache Spark
9 2 (1.80%) Magnolia
9 2 (1.80%) SAS
10 1 (0.90%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.90%) Plone
10 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.90%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 2 (1.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (8.11%) Magento
2 1 (0.90%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.90%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.71%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.80%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.80%) IaaS
3 2 (1.80%) Office 365
3 2 (1.80%) Sumo Logic
4 1 (0.90%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.91%) Network Security
2 10 (9.01%) DNS
3 9 (8.11%) Firewall
3 9 (8.11%) LDAP
3 9 (8.11%) OpenLDAP
4 8 (7.21%) HTTP
4 8 (7.21%) Internet
5 5 (4.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 5 (4.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (2.70%) AMQP
6 3 (2.70%) DHCP
7 2 (1.80%) DSL
7 2 (1.80%) iSCSI
7 2 (1.80%) MPLS
7 2 (1.80%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (1.80%) VRRP
8 1 (0.90%) Intranet
8 1 (0.90%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (32.43%) MySQL
2 21 (18.92%) Redis
3 18 (16.22%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (13.51%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.50%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.60%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.80%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.80%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.80%) HBase
8 2 (1.80%) Informix
8 2 (1.80%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.80%) Riak
8 2 (1.80%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.90%) GIS
Development Applications
1 17 (15.32%) Git (software)
2 14 (12.61%) Jenkins
3 11 (9.91%) JMeter
4 7 (6.31%) Selenium
5 6 (5.41%) Grunt
5 6 (5.41%) Hudson
5 6 (5.41%) JIRA
6 5 (4.50%) Gitweb
6 5 (4.50%) PHPUnit
7 3 (2.70%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.70%) gulp
7 3 (2.70%) Subversion
7 3 (2.70%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.80%) Maven
8 2 (1.80%) Mockito
8 2 (1.80%) TestNG
8 2 (1.80%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.90%) TestComplete
9 1 (0.90%) WatiN
9 1 (0.90%) WATIR
General
1 5 (4.50%) Advertising
2 4 (3.60%) Marketing
3 3 (2.70%) Billing
3 3 (2.70%) Games
3 3 (2.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.90%) iGaming
4 1 (0.90%) Online Betting
4 1 (0.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 69 (62.16%) Developer
2 46 (41.44%) PHP Developer
3 17 (15.32%) JavaScript Developer
4 14 (12.61%) Architect
5 11 (9.91%) HTML Developer
6 9 (8.11%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (8.11%) HTML CSS Developer
6 9 (8.11%) MySQL Developer
6 9 (8.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 8 (7.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 8 (7.21%) Technical Architect
7 8 (7.21%) Web Developer
8 7 (6.31%) Drupal Developer
9 6 (5.41%) Java Developer
9 6 (5.41%) Tester
10 5 (4.50%) Magento Developer
10 5 (4.50%) PHP Drupal Developer
10 5 (4.50%) PHP Web Developer
11 4 (3.60%) CMS Developer
11 4 (3.60%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (45.05%) HTML
2 47 (42.34%) CSS
3 17 (15.32%) HTML5
3 17 (15.32%) jQuery
4 16 (14.41%) LAPP Stack
4 16 (14.41%) Symfony
5 15 (13.51%) AngularJS
5 15 (13.51%) CSS3
6 14 (12.61%) LAMP
6 14 (12.61%) Node.js
7 10 (9.01%) RESTful
8 8 (7.21%) Laravel
8 8 (7.21%) RabbitMQ
8 8 (7.21%) Web Services
8 8 (7.21%) XML
9 7 (6.31%) React
9 7 (6.31%) REST
10 5 (4.50%) Ajax
10 5 (4.50%) Drush
10 5 (4.50%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.21%) Digital Media
2 5 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.50%) NHS
2 5 (4.50%) User Experience
3 3 (2.70%) CMDB
3 3 (2.70%) PKI
3 3 (2.70%) Smartcard
4 2 (1.80%) Clustering
4 2 (1.80%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Licensing
4 2 (1.80%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.80%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.80%) Replication
4 2 (1.80%) RIA
5 1 (0.90%) Informatics
5 1 (0.90%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.90%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.90%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 32 (28.83%) Linux
2 7 (6.31%) Unix
3 6 (5.41%) CentOS
3 6 (5.41%) Windows
4 5 (4.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.80%) CoreOS
5 2 (1.80%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (38.74%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (20.72%) Web Development
3 15 (13.51%) DevOps
3 15 (13.51%) Open Source
4 14 (12.61%) Continuous Improvement
4 14 (12.61%) Scrum
5 13 (11.71%) Software Engineering
6 10 (9.01%) Front End Development
6 10 (9.01%) MVC
7 9 (8.11%) Load Balancing
7 9 (8.11%) Performance Testing
7 9 (8.11%) TDD
8 8 (7.21%) CRM
8 8 (7.21%) ERP
9 7 (6.31%) ITIL
9 7 (6.31%) Kanban
9 7 (6.31%) OO
10 6 (5.41%) E-Commerce
10 6 (5.41%) Technical Architecture
11 5 (4.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 77 (69.37%) JavaScript
2 53 (47.75%) Java
3 18 (16.22%) Python
4 17 (15.32%) SQL
5 8 (7.21%) Ruby
6 7 (6.31%) Bash Shell
7 4 (3.60%) C
7 4 (3.60%) C#
8 3 (2.70%) C++
9 2 (1.80%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.90%) Perl
10 1 (0.90%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (4.50%) Degree
1 5 (4.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (2.70%) CCNP
2 3 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (2.70%) MCSE
2 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.70%) RHCE
3 1 (0.90%) ISEB
3 1 (0.90%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.90%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.70%) HL7
2 2 (1.80%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.90%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 12 (10.81%) Docker
2 8 (7.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.50%) NFS
3 5 (4.50%) Squid
4 4 (3.60%) Varnish
5 3 (2.70%) Active Directory
6 2 (1.80%) HDFS
6 2 (1.80%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.80%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.80%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.90%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.90%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (11.71%) Nagios
2 12 (10.81%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (9.01%) Ansible
4 8 (7.21%) Puppet
5 5 (4.50%) Grafana
5 5 (4.50%) Graphite
5 5 (4.50%) Graylog
5 5 (4.50%) HAProxy
5 5 (4.50%) Icinga
5 5 (4.50%) StatsD
5 5 (4.50%) Terraform
6 2 (1.80%) Kubernetes
6 2 (1.80%) Salt
6 2 (1.80%) vMotion
6 2 (1.80%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.90%) SCOM
7 1 (0.90%) vRealize
Vendors
1 13 (11.71%) Red Hat
2 10 (9.01%) Splunk
2 10 (9.01%) VMware
3 8 (7.21%) Microsoft
4 7 (6.31%) New Relic
4 7 (6.31%) Oracle
5 6 (5.41%) Zend
6 5 (4.50%) F5
6 5 (4.50%) Palo Alto
7 3 (2.70%) ServiceNow
7 3 (2.70%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.80%) Dell
8 2 (1.80%) Google
8 2 (1.80%) HP
8 2 (1.80%) NETGEAR
8 2 (1.80%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.80%) SaltStack
8 2 (1.80%) SonicWALL
9 1 (0.90%) Infoblox
9 1 (0.90%) Remedy
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