The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 99 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -
Contract jobs citing PHP 8 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.70% 0.72% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.98% 1.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Median daily rate £363 £363 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £315 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.75 £22.50 £37.29
% change year-on-year
-30.00% -39.66%
PHP
Tyne and Wear

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

Programming Languages Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
405 213 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 35.19% 38.52% 40.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 142 123
Median daily rate £320 £373 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.09% +35.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £520 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 3 4
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 £34.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -7.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £15.51 £18.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £32.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

PHP
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 28 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for PHP.

1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (90.00%) Web Development
2 7 (70.00%) CRM
2 7 (70.00%) Java
3 6 (60.00%) ERP
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) Network Security
3 6 (60.00%) Digital Media
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) CSS
5 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 3 (30.00%) Photoshop
5 3 (30.00%) User Experience
5 3 (30.00%) HTML5
6 2 (20.00%) CSS3
6 2 (20.00%) BDD
6 2 (20.00%) Smarty
6 2 (20.00%) Play Framework
6 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
6 2 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 2 (20.00%) Scrum
7 1 (10.00%) SOA
7 1 (10.00%) Adobe
7 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (10.00%) SOAP
7 1 (10.00%) J2EE
7 1 (10.00%) MySQL
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle
7 1 (10.00%) Magento
7 1 (10.00%) Test Automation

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) BigMachines
1 1 (10.00%) Eloqua
1 1 (10.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
1 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Designer
3 2 (20.00%) Content Designer
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%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Java Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Java Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum Master
4 1 (10.00%) Tester
4 1 (10.00%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) CSS
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) HTML5
3 2 (20.00%) CSS3
3 2 (20.00%) Play Framework
3 2 (20.00%) Smarty
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) Mason
4 1 (10.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) SOAP
4 1 (10.00%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Digital Media
2 3 (30.00%) User Experience
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Web Development
2 7 (70.00%) CRM
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) ERP
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) BDD
5 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (10.00%) SOA
6 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (10.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) Apex Code
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (10.00%) Siebel