The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 30 20 23
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Contract jobs citing PHP 7 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 3.10% 7.00% 3.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.87% 12.78% 6.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 15 3
Average daily rate
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£323 £350 £228
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.85% +53.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £336
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £338 £275
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +22.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £37.15 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-39.42% +65.08%
PHP
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
89 133 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 39.38% 54.73% 52.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 103 35
Average daily rate £331 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.51% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £225 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £28.93 £40.00 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.68% -4.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.45 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.85%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

PHP
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Harrogate -4 3 £325 -7.14% 5
York -3 2 £320 -14.66% 3
PHP
Yorkshire

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 10 (58.82%) MySQL
2 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 8 (47.06%) Linux
4 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (35.29%) jQuery
5 5 (29.41%) LAMP
5 5 (29.41%) Zend
5 5 (29.41%) Apache
5 5 (29.41%) HTML
5 5 (29.41%) CSS
6 4 (23.53%) XML
6 4 (23.53%) SQL
6 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
6 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
7 3 (17.65%) PHP5
7 3 (17.65%) nginx
7 3 (17.65%) RESTful
7 3 (17.65%) OO PHP
7 3 (17.65%) TDD
7 3 (17.65%) XHTML
8 2 (11.76%) OO
8 2 (11.76%) Web Design
8 2 (11.76%) MVC
8 2 (11.76%) Ajax
8 2 (11.76%) Doctrine
8 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
8 2 (11.76%) BDD
8 2 (11.76%) Yii
8 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
9 1 (5.88%) Magento

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 5 (29.41%) Apache
2 3 (17.65%) nginx
3 1 (5.88%) Node.js
3 1 (5.88%) ColdFusion
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 14 (82.35%) PHP Developer
3 2 (11.76%) PHP LAMP Developer
3 2 (11.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 2 (11.76%) LAMP Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Development Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Magento Developer
4 1 (5.88%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) jQuery
2 5 (29.41%) LAMP
2 5 (29.41%) HTML
2 5 (29.41%) CSS
3 4 (23.53%) XML
4 3 (17.65%) RESTful
4 3 (17.65%) XHTML
5 2 (11.76%) Ajax
5 2 (11.76%) Doctrine
5 2 (11.76%) Yii
6 1 (5.88%) Laravel
6 1 (5.88%) Symfony
6 1 (5.88%) CakePHP
6 1 (5.88%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
2 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
3 3 (17.65%) OO PHP
3 3 (17.65%) TDD
4 2 (11.76%) OO
4 2 (11.76%) Web Design
4 2 (11.76%) MVC
4 2 (11.76%) BDD
5 1 (5.88%) System Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Time Management
5 1 (5.88%) SDLC
5 1 (5.88%) DevOps
5 1 (5.88%) Web Development
5 1 (5.88%) Refactoring
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
2 4 (23.53%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) PHP5
4 1 (5.88%) Python
4 1 (5.88%) Perl
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Zend
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
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