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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 54 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing PHP 17 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.19% 0.27% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.84% 0.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 0
Average daily rate
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£495 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £285
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +14.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £33.78 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-44.48% +22.81%
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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
291 166 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 37.55% 45.36% 26.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 113 28
Average daily rate £450 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £450 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +4.47%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing PHP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PHP.

1 15 (71.43%) HTML
1 15 (71.43%) CSS
2 14 (66.67%) Linux
2 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (61.90%) jQuery
4 12 (57.14%) UNIX
5 11 (52.38%) ActionScript
5 11 (52.38%) .NET
5 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
5 11 (52.38%) HTML5
6 10 (47.62%) Social Media
6 10 (47.62%) Open Source
6 10 (47.62%) RSS
6 10 (47.62%) SEO
6 10 (47.62%) Content Management
7 8 (38.10%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (38.10%) Mac OS
7 8 (38.10%) FTP
7 8 (38.10%) 3G
7 8 (38.10%) VB
7 8 (38.10%) 4G
8 7 (33.33%) SDLC
8 7 (33.33%) GitHub
8 7 (33.33%) MySQL
8 7 (33.33%) SSH
9 6 (28.57%) Drupal
9 6 (28.57%) Drush
10 5 (23.81%) DevOps
10 5 (23.81%) GitLab

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing PHP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PHP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (28.57%) Drupal
2 2 (9.52%) Confluence
2 2 (9.52%) Node.js
2 2 (9.52%) Apache
2 2 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) GitHub
2 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (14.29%) PaaS
4 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) FTP
1 8 (38.10%) 3G
1 8 (38.10%) Wi-Fi
1 8 (38.10%) 4G
2 7 (33.33%) SSH
3 4 (19.05%) Intranet
4 2 (9.52%) Internet
4 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications
5 1 (4.76%) Telnet
5 1 (4.76%) Skype
5 1 (4.76%) Converged Networks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
2 7 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
3 2 (9.52%) Redis
4 1 (4.76%) Big Data
4 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) GitLab
2 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 2 (9.52%) JIRA
3 2 (9.52%) Selenium
3 2 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (9.52%) FishEye
3 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.76%) Subversion
4 1 (4.76%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) German Language
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) AWS Developer
3 3 (14.29%) PHP Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Chief Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Magento Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (71.43%) HTML
1 15 (71.43%) CSS
2 13 (61.90%) jQuery
3 11 (52.38%) .NET
3 11 (52.38%) HTML5
4 10 (47.62%) RSS
5 6 (28.57%) Drush
6 3 (14.29%) Ajax
6 3 (14.29%) XML
7 2 (9.52%) Laravel
8 1 (4.76%) Sass
8 1 (4.76%) LESS
8 1 (4.76%) REST
8 1 (4.76%) CSS3
8 1 (4.76%) XHTML
8 1 (4.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Social Media
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Replication
2 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Linux
2 12 (57.14%) UNIX
3 8 (38.10%) Mac OS
4 2 (9.52%) Windows
4 2 (9.52%) Fedora
4 2 (9.52%) Ubuntu
4 2 (9.52%) CentOS
4 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) SEO
2 10 (47.62%) Content Management
2 10 (47.62%) Open Source
3 7 (33.33%) SDLC
4 5 (23.81%) DevOps
4 5 (23.81%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (23.81%) Change Control
5 4 (19.05%) Performance Management
6 3 (14.29%) Web Design
6 3 (14.29%) OOP
7 2 (9.52%) OO
7 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
7 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (9.52%) Refactoring
8 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (4.76%) Big Data Analytics
8 1 (4.76%) Analytics
8 1 (4.76%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 11 (52.38%) ActionScript
3 8 (38.10%) VB
4 4 (19.05%) Python
4 4 (19.05%) Ruby
4 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
5 3 (14.29%) Java
5 3 (14.29%) Perl
6 1 (4.76%) Go
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (9.52%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Puppet
2 2 (9.52%) Vagrant
2 2 (9.52%) yum
2 2 (9.52%) logstash
3 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.76%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
1 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
1 2 (9.52%) VMware
1 2 (9.52%) Splunk
1 2 (9.52%) Rackspace
1 2 (9.52%) SaltStack
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