The first table below looks at the demand for PHP5 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 PHP5 over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Leeds region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP 5
Rank 73 - 63
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PHP5 12 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.03% - 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.07% - 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 2
Average daily rate £315 - £190
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 - £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 - £214
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £18.50
Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
580 284 341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 49.70% 37.12% 37.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 161 209
Average daily rate £320 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 9
Average hourly rate £25.75 £13.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+98.07% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.18 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £21.45 £47.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
PHP5
West Yorkshire

PHP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP5 across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

PHP5
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PHP5 across the Leeds region.

PHP5 Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

PHP5
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

PHP5 Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

PHP5
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PHP5 across the Leeds region.

PHP5 Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing PHP5 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 PHP5.

1 12 (100.00%) PHP
2 10 (83.33%) MySQL
3 9 (75.00%) CSS
3 9 (75.00%) HTML
3 9 (75.00%) OOP
3 9 (75.00%) OO
4 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 8 (66.67%) jQuery
5 7 (58.33%) MVC
5 7 (58.33%) Zend
6 6 (50.00%) Web Services
7 4 (33.33%) TDD
7 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
7 4 (33.33%) Web Development
7 4 (33.33%) Degree
7 4 (33.33%) Symfony
7 4 (33.33%) Magento
8 3 (25.00%) Moodle
8 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (25.00%) Facebook
8 3 (25.00%) Twitter
8 3 (25.00%) Internet
8 3 (25.00%) Apache
8 3 (25.00%) Python
8 3 (25.00%) XML
8 3 (25.00%) SOAP
8 3 (25.00%) C++
8 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (25.00%) LAMP
8 3 (25.00%) Ruby

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing PHP5 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 PHP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) Apache
1 3 (25.00%) SugarCRM
1 3 (25.00%) Moodle
2 1 (8.33%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (83.33%) PHP Developer
3 7 (58.33%) Web Developer
4 5 (41.67%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Architect
5 2 (16.67%) Applications Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (8.33%) PHP Zend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) HTML
1 9 (75.00%) CSS
2 8 (66.67%) jQuery
3 6 (50.00%) Web Services
4 4 (33.33%) Symfony
5 3 (25.00%) XML
5 3 (25.00%) LAMP
5 3 (25.00%) SOAP
6 2 (16.67%) Zend Framework
6 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 1 (8.33%) HTML5
7 1 (8.33%) CSS3
7 1 (8.33%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (8.33%) CakePHP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) OOP
1 9 (75.00%) OO
2 7 (58.33%) MVC
3 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 4 (33.33%) TDD
3 4 (33.33%) Web Development
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) BDD
6 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) PHP
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) C++
3 3 (25.00%) Python
3 3 (25.00%) Ruby
4 2 (16.67%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Zend
2 3 (25.00%) Facebook
2 3 (25.00%) Twitter
2 3 (25.00%) Google
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