The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 30 34 22
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Contract jobs citing PHP 2 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.88% 0.68% 3.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.94% 1.87% 10.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £250 £170 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.05% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £18.75 £33.78
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -44.48%
PHP
Merseyside

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

Programming Languages Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
68 107 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 29.82% 36.52% 35.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 44 38
Median daily rate £333 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.75% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £135 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £473 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Median hourly rate £15.75 £21.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.74% -28.33%
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 Liverpool

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

PHP
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 31 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for PHP.

1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) Web Development
3 4 (40.00%) CRM
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) Network Security
3 4 (40.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) ERP
3 4 (40.00%) Digital Media
4 3 (30.00%) CakePHP
4 3 (30.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) CSS
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) OOP
5 2 (20.00%) OO
5 2 (20.00%) MySQL
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) Photoshop
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) VMware
5 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
5 2 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 2 (20.00%) PHP 5
5 2 (20.00%) Office 365
5 2 (20.00%) User Experience
5 2 (20.00%) Smarty
5 2 (20.00%) HTML5
5 2 (20.00%) BDD
5 2 (20.00%) CSS3

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) DSL
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (10.00%) MPLS
2 1 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (10.00%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (20.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (20.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (20.00%) HTML Developer
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior SQL Server Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Website Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) CakePHP
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) CSS3
3 2 (20.00%) HTML5
3 2 (20.00%) Smarty
4 1 (10.00%) JSON
4 1 (10.00%) Laravel
4 1 (10.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) SOAP
4 1 (10.00%) Spring
4 1 (10.00%) Symfony
4 1 (10.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Digital Media
2 2 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Web Development
2 4 (40.00%) CRM
2 4 (40.00%) ERP
3 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) BDD
4 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) OOP
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Data Management
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (10.00%) MVC
5 1 (10.00%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) PHP 5
4 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Dell
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) NETGEAR
2 1 (10.00%) SonicWALL
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