The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 43 36 46
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Contract jobs citing PHP 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.75% 0.62% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.21% 2.06% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Median daily rate £300 £275 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £215 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £335 £299
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £35.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-18.30% +65.11%

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

Programming Languages Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
136 97 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 34.09% 29.94% 29.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 73 78
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £17.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
1 9 (64.29%) HTML
2 8 (57.14%) jQuery
3 6 (42.86%) CSS
4 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
5 4 (28.57%) WordPress
5 4 (28.57%) Bitbucket
5 4 (28.57%) Web Development
5 4 (28.57%) C#
5 4 (28.57%) MySQL
6 3 (21.43%) Node.js
6 3 (21.43%) Magento
7 2 (14.29%) React
7 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
7 2 (14.29%) Backbone.js
7 2 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (14.29%) Ember.js
7 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 2 (14.29%) nginx
7 2 (14.29%) RESTful
7 2 (14.29%) Photoshop
7 2 (14.29%) Apache
7 2 (14.29%) Python
7 2 (14.29%) XHTML
7 2 (14.29%) .NET
7 2 (14.29%) Java
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (7.14%) Windows
8 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (28.57%) WordPress
2 2 (14.29%) Apache
2 2 (14.29%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (7.14%) Power BI
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
2 4 (28.57%) Bitbucket
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) PHP Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Web Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Magento Developer
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (14.29%) UI Developer
5 1 (7.14%) DBA
5 1 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (7.14%) HTML Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) HTML
2 8 (57.14%) jQuery
3 6 (42.86%) CSS
4 3 (21.43%) Node.js
5 2 (14.29%) .NET
5 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 2 (14.29%) Backbone.js
5 2 (14.29%) Ember.js
5 2 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (14.29%) React
5 2 (14.29%) RESTful
5 2 (14.29%) XHTML
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
6 1 (7.14%) LAMP
6 1 (7.14%) PhoneGap
6 1 (7.14%) REST
6 1 (7.14%) Vue.js
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Android
1 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Web Development
2 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
3 1 (7.14%) API Integration
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) Data Management
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.14%) SEO
3 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.14%) VB.NET