The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 37 51 55
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +4
Contract jobs citing PHP 76 41 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 4.17% 2.70% 2.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.02% 8.80% 5.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 29 20
Median daily rate £350 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £218 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £360 £376
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £314 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.56% -7.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £27.50 - £37.29
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £22.50 £37.40
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -39.83%
PHP
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
542 466 440
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 29.71% 30.70% 35.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 287 258
Median daily rate £375 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 10
Median hourly rate £28.50 £19.00 £37.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -49.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £14.80 £19.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £36.00 £50.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

PHP
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

PHP
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
Salford - 7 £488 - 4
Stockport - 6 £350 - 1
PHP
North West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Manchester region with a requirement for PHP.

1 83 (70.94%) JavaScript
2 56 (47.86%) CSS
3 50 (42.74%) HTML
4 37 (31.62%) Web Development
5 36 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (30.77%) Java
6 28 (23.93%) MySQL
7 27 (23.08%) ERP
8 26 (22.22%) CRM
8 26 (22.22%) Digital Media
9 25 (21.37%) HTML5
9 25 (21.37%) Network Security
10 23 (19.66%) TDD
11 21 (17.95%) Magento
11 21 (17.95%) E-Commerce
12 20 (17.09%) CSS3
13 19 (16.24%) BDD
13 19 (16.24%) Node.js
13 19 (16.24%) Linux
14 18 (15.38%) Front End Development
15 16 (13.68%) Python
15 16 (13.68%) .NET
15 16 (13.68%) SQL
15 16 (13.68%) jQuery
15 16 (13.68%) Ruby
16 13 (11.11%) C#
16 13 (11.11%) React
17 12 (10.26%) Git (software)
18 11 (9.40%) CMS
18 11 (9.40%) Puppet

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 19 (16.24%) Node.js
2 11 (9.40%) CMS
3 9 (7.69%) Apache
4 7 (5.98%) WordPress
5 4 (3.42%) Drupal
5 4 (3.42%) OpenStack
5 4 (3.42%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.56%) SAS
6 3 (2.56%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.71%) ArcGIS
7 2 (1.71%) GeoServer
7 2 (1.71%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.71%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.85%) Confluence
8 1 (0.85%) ExpressionEngine
8 1 (0.85%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.85%) nginx
8 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (5.13%) MS Office
2 4 (3.42%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (3.42%) Fireworks
2 4 (3.42%) Photoshop
3 3 (2.56%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 21 (17.95%) Magento
2 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.27%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 3 (2.56%) SaaS
3 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.85%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.85%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.85%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.85%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.85%) GitHub
4 1 (0.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (21.37%) Network Security
2 7 (5.98%) DNS
3 5 (4.27%) HTTP
4 4 (3.42%) MRTG
5 3 (2.56%) DHCP
5 3 (2.56%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (2.56%) IMAP
5 3 (2.56%) Intranet
5 3 (2.56%) iSCSI
5 3 (2.56%) LDAP
5 3 (2.56%) SMTP
6 2 (1.71%) Firewall
7 1 (0.85%) Internet
7 1 (0.85%) LAN
7 1 (0.85%) NAS
7 1 (0.85%) SAN
7 1 (0.85%) SMS
7 1 (0.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (23.93%) MySQL
2 9 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.13%) NoSQL
3 6 (5.13%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.56%) Redis
4 3 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.71%) GIS
5 2 (1.71%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.85%) Hazelcast
6 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (10.26%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.69%) JIRA
3 8 (6.84%) Jenkins
4 6 (5.13%) Subversion
5 3 (2.56%) Maven
5 3 (2.56%) Selenium
6 1 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.85%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.85%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.85%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.85%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (6.84%) Finance
2 5 (4.27%) Marketing
3 3 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.71%) Billing
4 2 (1.71%) Retail
5 1 (0.85%) Advertising
5 1 (0.85%) Back Office
5 1 (0.85%) Games
5 1 (0.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 69 (58.97%) Developer
2 29 (24.79%) PHP Developer
3 15 (12.82%) JavaScript Developer
4 12 (10.26%) HTML CSS Developer
4 12 (10.26%) HTML Developer
4 12 (10.26%) Magento Developer
5 9 (7.69%) Analyst
6 8 (6.84%) Consultant
6 8 (6.84%) Node.js Developer
7 7 (5.98%) Architect
8 6 (5.13%) Java Developer
9 5 (4.27%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (4.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 5 (4.27%) PHP Magento Developer
10 4 (3.42%) .NET Developer
10 4 (3.42%) Designer
10 4 (3.42%) E-Commerce Analyst
10 4 (3.42%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
10 4 (3.42%) MySQL Developer
10 4 (3.42%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (47.86%) CSS
2 50 (42.74%) HTML
3 25 (21.37%) HTML5
4 20 (17.09%) CSS3
5 16 (13.68%) .NET
5 16 (13.68%) jQuery
6 13 (11.11%) React
7 8 (6.84%) LAMP
7 8 (6.84%) XML
8 7 (5.98%) Web Services
9 6 (5.13%) AngularJS
10 5 (4.27%) ASP.NET
10 5 (4.27%) RESTful
11 4 (3.42%) OAuth
11 4 (3.42%) REST
12 3 (2.56%) Laravel
12 3 (2.56%) Regular Expression
12 3 (2.56%) Ruby on Rails
12 3 (2.56%) Spring
12 3 (2.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 26 (22.22%) Digital Media
2 8 (6.84%) User Experience
3 4 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.42%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.56%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.71%) Clustering
5 2 (1.71%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.71%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.71%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.71%) NHS
6 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.85%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.24%) Linux
2 8 (6.84%) Windows
3 7 (5.98%) CentOS
4 5 (4.27%) Ubuntu
4 5 (4.27%) Unix
5 4 (3.42%) Debian
6 3 (2.56%) Mac OS
6 3 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.56%) Solaris
7 2 (1.71%) openSUSE
7 2 (1.71%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.85%) AIX
8 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (31.62%) Web Development
2 36 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (23.08%) ERP
4 26 (22.22%) CRM
5 23 (19.66%) TDD
6 21 (17.95%) E-Commerce
7 19 (16.24%) BDD
8 18 (15.38%) Front End Development
9 9 (7.69%) Open Source
9 9 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
9 9 (7.69%) Scrum
10 8 (6.84%) DevOps
10 8 (6.84%) MVC
10 8 (6.84%) OO
11 6 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (5.13%) Integration Testing
11 6 (5.13%) Project Management
11 6 (5.13%) Software Engineering
11 6 (5.13%) Web Design
12 5 (4.27%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 83 (70.94%) JavaScript
2 36 (30.77%) Java
3 16 (13.68%) Python
3 16 (13.68%) Ruby
3 16 (13.68%) SQL
4 13 (11.11%) C#
5 9 (7.69%) Perl
6 7 (5.98%) C
7 6 (5.13%) Bash Shell
7 6 (5.13%) C++
7 6 (5.13%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.42%) Korn
8 4 (3.42%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.71%) Go
9 2 (1.71%) PHP 5
9 2 (1.71%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.85%) PHP 4
10 1 (0.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (5.98%) Degree
2 4 (3.42%) ISEB
3 2 (1.71%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.71%) PhD
3 2 (1.71%) RHCSA
4 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.42%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.42%) KVM
3 3 (2.56%) Dovecot
3 3 (2.56%) iptables
3 3 (2.56%) Sendmail
3 3 (2.56%) Squid
4 2 (1.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (1.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.85%) Docker
5 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (9.40%) Puppet
2 8 (6.84%) Nagios
3 4 (3.42%) Cacti
3 4 (3.42%) OpenNebula
3 4 (3.42%) SCCM
4 3 (2.56%) HAProxy
4 3 (2.56%) HP SiteScope
5 2 (1.71%) Ansible
5 2 (1.71%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.71%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (0.85%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.85%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.85%) Packer
6 1 (0.85%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (6.84%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.98%) Red Hat
2 7 (5.98%) Zend
3 6 (5.13%) VMware
4 3 (2.56%) Google
4 3 (2.56%) Oracle
4 3 (2.56%) Splunk
5 2 (1.71%) Cisco
5 2 (1.71%) ESRI
5 2 (1.71%) Veritas
6 1 (0.85%) Adobe
6 1 (0.85%) Axway
6 1 (0.85%) Blue Coat
6 1 (0.85%) EMC
6 1 (0.85%) New Relic
6 1 (0.85%) SaltStack
6 1 (0.85%) Telerik
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