The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 37 23 16
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Contract jobs citing PHP 5 17 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.74% 6.12% 7.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.81% 13.39% 16.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 15
Median daily rate £350 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £353 £325
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 - £8.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -37.50%
PHP
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
104 127 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 36.24% 45.68% 44.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 74 52
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 19
Median hourly rate £40.00 £8.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+400.00% -78.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

PHP
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Loughborough -1 3 £300 -13.35% 1
Hinckley - 1 £350 -
PHP
East Midlands

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 18 (90.00%) Java
1 18 (90.00%) CRM
2 17 (85.00%) ERP
2 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (85.00%) Web Development
2 17 (85.00%) Network Security
2 17 (85.00%) Digital Media
3 11 (55.00%) HTML
4 9 (45.00%) HTML5
5 7 (35.00%) CSS
6 6 (30.00%) .NET
7 5 (25.00%) MySQL
7 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 5 (25.00%) CSS3
8 4 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (20.00%) OO
8 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (15.00%) Objective-C
9 3 (15.00%) jQuery
9 3 (15.00%) Windows
9 3 (15.00%) Linux
9 3 (15.00%) C#
9 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
9 3 (15.00%) RESTful
9 3 (15.00%) Mercurial
9 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
9 3 (15.00%) iOS Development
9 3 (15.00%) Coaching
10 2 (10.00%) PhpStorm

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 2 (10.00%) CMS
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (5.00%) Drupal
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (5.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (5.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 17 (85.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) MySQL
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) CouchDB
2 2 (10.00%) MariaDB
2 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.00%) Mercurial
3 2 (10.00%) gulp
3 2 (10.00%) PhpStorm
3 2 (10.00%) Subversion
3 2 (10.00%) Xcode
General
1 2 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (15.00%) iOS Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (10.00%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Android Developer
5 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.00%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (5.00%) HTML Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Magento Developer
5 1 (5.00%) PHP Magento Developer
5 1 (5.00%) SDLC Manager
5 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Solr Architect
5 1 (5.00%) UX Designer
5 1 (5.00%) UX Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) HTML
2 9 (45.00%) HTML5
3 7 (35.00%) CSS
4 6 (30.00%) .NET
5 5 (25.00%) CSS3
6 4 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (15.00%) jQuery
7 3 (15.00%) RESTful
8 2 (10.00%) Ajax
8 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (10.00%) Aurelia
8 2 (10.00%) Cocoa
8 2 (10.00%) Node.js
8 2 (10.00%) PostGIS
8 2 (10.00%) Sass
8 2 (10.00%) Zend Framework
9 1 (5.00%) Entity Framework
9 1 (5.00%) PhoneGap
9 1 (5.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (85.00%) Digital Media
2 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) e-Learning
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) CentOS
2 2 (10.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (10.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Phone
3 1 (5.00%) Android
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) CRM
2 17 (85.00%) ERP
2 17 (85.00%) Web Development
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (20.00%) OO
4 3 (15.00%) Coaching
4 3 (15.00%) iOS Development
5 2 (10.00%) Front End Development
5 2 (10.00%) Mobile Development
5 2 (10.00%) OO PHP
5 2 (10.00%) SDLC
6 1 (5.00%) Android Development
6 1 (5.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 1 (5.00%) Migration
6 1 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (5.00%) MVC
6 1 (5.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) Java
2 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.00%) C#
3 3 (15.00%) Objective-C
4 2 (10.00%) PHP 5
4 2 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (5.00%) Apple Swift
5 1 (5.00%) C++
5 1 (5.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Zend
2 1 (5.00%) Ektron
2 1 (5.00%) Endeca
2 1 (5.00%) EPiServer
2 1 (5.00%) hybris
2 1 (5.00%) OpenText
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Xamarin