The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 104 60 55
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -5
Contract jobs citing PHP 10 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.72% 0.90% 0.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.13% 2.36% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 0
Median daily rate £363 £344 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £313 £336
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -7.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £22.50 £37.40
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -39.83%
PHP
England

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

Programming Languages Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
470 297 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 34.01% 38.03% 37.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 207 135
Median daily rate £320 £349 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.24% +26.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 5 5
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.68 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £40.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.09%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in the North East

PHP
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the North East region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

PHP
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the North East region over the 3 months to 26 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
Tyne and Wear -43 10 £363 - 5
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 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 North East region with a requirement for PHP.

1 14 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 14 (87.50%) Web Development
2 9 (56.25%) Java
2 9 (56.25%) CRM
3 8 (50.00%) ERP
3 8 (50.00%) Network Security
3 8 (50.00%) Digital Media
4 7 (43.75%) HTML
4 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (37.50%) CSS
6 5 (31.25%) HTML5
7 4 (25.00%) TDD
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (25.00%) MySQL
7 4 (25.00%) SQL
8 3 (18.75%) .NET
8 3 (18.75%) Photoshop
8 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
8 3 (18.75%) jQuery
8 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
8 3 (18.75%) User Experience
9 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (12.50%) CSS3
9 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
9 2 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 2 (12.50%) Play Framework
9 2 (12.50%) Smarty
9 2 (12.50%) BDD
9 2 (12.50%) Scrum
9 2 (12.50%) Ajax

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) BigMachines
1 1 (6.25%) Eloqua
1 1 (6.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) MySQL
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (6.25%) Selenium
1 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Web Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Designer
3 3 (18.75%) PHP Developer
3 3 (18.75%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Content Designer
4 2 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (12.50%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (12.50%) HTML Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Programmer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Programmer
4 2 (12.50%) Web Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Junior
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) HTML
2 6 (37.50%) CSS
3 5 (31.25%) HTML5
4 3 (18.75%) .NET
4 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
4 3 (18.75%) jQuery
5 2 (12.50%) Ajax
5 2 (12.50%) CSS3
5 2 (12.50%) Flash
5 2 (12.50%) Play Framework
5 2 (12.50%) Smarty
5 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
6 1 (6.25%) Mason
6 1 (6.25%) REST
6 1 (6.25%) SOAP
6 1 (6.25%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 3 (18.75%) User Experience
3 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Web Development
2 9 (56.25%) CRM
3 8 (50.00%) ERP
4 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (25.00%) TDD
6 2 (12.50%) BDD
6 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
6 2 (12.50%) Scrum
7 1 (6.25%) Content Management
7 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (6.25%) Data Management
7 1 (6.25%) ITIL
7 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
7 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
7 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
7 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
7 1 (6.25%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 9 (56.25%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) Apex Code
4 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe
1 1 (6.25%) Avaya
1 1 (6.25%) Citrix
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle
1 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (6.25%) Siebel