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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 91 57 56
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -1
Contract jobs citing PHP 7 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.69% 1.35% 1.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.66% 3.41% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 6
Median daily rate £375 £490 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.46% +63.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £27.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -10.44%
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
421 264 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 41.36% 39.58% 40.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 167 162
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £295 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 3
Median hourly rate £53.50 £19.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+174.35% -35.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 14 (82.35%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) Java
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 7 (41.18%) MySQL
3 7 (41.18%) Unix
3 7 (41.18%) Windows
3 7 (41.18%) Python
4 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (35.29%) HTML
4 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
4 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
4 6 (35.29%) CentOS
4 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
5 5 (29.41%) Web Development
5 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (29.41%) SQL
6 4 (23.53%) Perl
6 4 (23.53%) AIX
6 4 (23.53%) HPUX
6 4 (23.53%) Solaris
6 4 (23.53%) OOP
6 4 (23.53%) OO
6 4 (23.53%) HP
6 4 (23.53%) Content Management
6 4 (23.53%) MVC
6 4 (23.53%) CMS
6 4 (23.53%) Drupal
6 4 (23.53%) jQuery
6 4 (23.53%) ZABBIX
6 4 (23.53%) SaaS

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (23.53%) CMS
1 4 (23.53%) Drupal
2 3 (17.65%) Apache
2 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
3 2 (11.76%) OpenStack
4 1 (5.88%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) SaaS
2 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (11.76%) DigitalOcean
3 2 (11.76%) GitHub
3 2 (11.76%) Google Analytics
3 2 (11.76%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) DHCP
1 2 (11.76%) DNS
1 2 (11.76%) Intranet
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) Network Security
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) MySQL
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.76%) DataStage
3 2 (11.76%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
3 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.88%) MariaDB
4 1 (5.88%) Redis
4 1 (5.88%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) GitLab
2 2 (11.76%) Subversion
2 2 (11.76%) Vagrant
3 1 (5.88%) Bower
3 1 (5.88%) Grunt
3 1 (5.88%) gulp
3 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) PHP Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Administrator
3 4 (23.53%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Drupal Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Junior
4 2 (11.76%) Junior Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Junior Drupal Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Junior PHP Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Implementation Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Monitoring Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) HTML
2 4 (23.53%) jQuery
3 3 (17.65%) JSON
3 3 (17.65%) LAMP
3 3 (17.65%) Laravel
3 3 (17.65%) XML
4 2 (11.76%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (11.76%) CSS
4 2 (11.76%) CSS3
4 2 (11.76%) HTML5
4 2 (11.76%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (11.76%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.88%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (5.88%) Middleware
5 1 (5.88%) Node.js
5 1 (5.88%) React
5 1 (5.88%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.88%) Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) Unix
2 7 (41.18%) Windows
3 6 (35.29%) CentOS
4 4 (23.53%) AIX
4 4 (23.53%) HPUX
4 4 (23.53%) Solaris
5 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Web Development
3 4 (23.53%) Content Management
3 4 (23.53%) MVC
3 4 (23.53%) OO
3 4 (23.53%) OOP
4 3 (17.65%) DevOps
4 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) ETL
5 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) Kanban
5 2 (11.76%) Scrum
6 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.88%) CRM
6 1 (5.88%) ERP
6 1 (5.88%) Presales
6 1 (5.88%) Service Management
6 1 (5.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) Java
1 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
2 7 (41.18%) Python
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) Perl
5 3 (17.65%) Jython
5 3 (17.65%) Ruby
6 1 (5.88%) C
6 1 (5.88%) C++
6 1 (5.88%) Groovy
6 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
1 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) Degree
3 2 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) VirtualBox
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (11.76%) Xen
2 1 (5.88%) Gluster
2 1 (5.88%) LXC
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) ZABBIX
2 3 (17.65%) Ansible
2 3 (17.65%) Nagios
2 3 (17.65%) OpenNMS
2 3 (17.65%) Puppet
2 3 (17.65%) Zenoss
3 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (5.88%) Graphite
4 1 (5.88%) Graylog
4 1 (5.88%) HAProxy
4 1 (5.88%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (5.88%) Icinga
4 1 (5.88%) logstash
4 1 (5.88%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) HP
2 2 (11.76%) Google
2 2 (11.76%) IBM
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Rackspace
2 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
2 2 (11.76%) SaltStack
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) CA
3 1 (5.88%) Compuware
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) RightScale
3 1 (5.88%) SAP