The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 9 50 35
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -15
Contract jobs citing PHP 45 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 11.54% 0.25% 1.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.16% 0.78% 5.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 0 6
Median daily rate £433 - £243
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 - £281
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -10.44%
PHP
Nottinghamshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
172 128 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 44.10% 31.45% 33.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 75 76
Median daily rate £375 £320 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £472 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 5
Median hourly rate - £15.50 £37.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -58.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

PHP
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 8 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for PHP.

1 68 (67.33%) Jenkins
2 67 (66.34%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (64.36%) Git (software)
4 63 (62.38%) Continuous Integration
5 59 (58.42%) JavaScript
6 57 (56.44%) OO
7 54 (53.47%) OO PHP
8 50 (49.50%) Docker
9 49 (48.51%) HTML
9 49 (48.51%) CSS
10 48 (47.52%) Linux
10 48 (47.52%) BDD
11 43 (42.57%) Behat
12 42 (41.58%) HTTP
13 40 (39.60%) Unix
13 40 (39.60%) User Acceptance Testing
14 38 (37.62%) Mac OS X
14 38 (37.62%) Front End Development
15 37 (36.63%) Zend
16 36 (35.64%) Symfony
17 35 (34.65%) Relational Database
18 34 (33.66%) Doctrine
19 32 (31.68%) Mentoring
19 32 (31.68%) Elasticsearch
20 30 (29.70%) Case Management
20 30 (29.70%) PostgreSQL
21 29 (28.71%) Web Development
21 29 (28.71%) Cucumber
21 29 (28.71%) WebDriver
22 28 (27.72%) Visualisation

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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 32 (31.68%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (12.87%) Confluence
3 4 (3.96%) Apache
4 2 (1.98%) CMS
4 2 (1.98%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.99%) Drupal
5 1 (0.99%) IIS
5 1 (0.99%) nginx
5 1 (0.99%) Umbraco
Applications
1 13 (12.87%) Photoshop
1 13 (12.87%) Pixelmator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.99%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.99%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.99%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 42 (41.58%) HTTP
2 2 (1.98%) FTP
3 1 (0.99%) Network Security
3 1 (0.99%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (34.65%) Relational Database
2 30 (29.70%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (9.90%) MySQL
4 2 (1.98%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.99%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.99%) Redis
Development Applications
1 68 (67.33%) Jenkins
2 65 (64.36%) Git (software)
3 29 (28.71%) Cucumber
3 29 (28.71%) WebDriver
4 18 (17.82%) Grunt
4 18 (17.82%) gulp
5 16 (15.84%) Protractor
6 14 (13.86%) JIRA
7 13 (12.87%) PHPUnit
8 3 (2.97%) JMeter
9 2 (1.98%) Hudson
9 2 (1.98%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.99%) Babel
10 1 (0.99%) GitLab
10 1 (0.99%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.99%) Selenium
10 1 (0.99%) Subversion
10 1 (0.99%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.99%) webpack
General
1 3 (2.97%) Retail
2 1 (0.99%) Finance
2 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 93 (92.08%) Developer
2 57 (56.44%) Senior Developer
3 45 (44.55%) PHP Developer
4 23 (22.77%) Senior PHP Developer
5 21 (20.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 14 (13.86%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 6 (5.94%) Angular Developer
7 6 (5.94%) HTML Developer
7 6 (5.94%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 6 (5.94%) Symfony Developer
8 5 (4.95%) HTML CSS Developer
8 5 (4.95%) PHP Zend Developer
9 4 (3.96%) Agile Developer
9 4 (3.96%) Digital Developer
9 4 (3.96%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (2.97%) Senior PHP Zend Developer
11 2 (1.98%) OO PHP Developer
11 2 (1.98%) PHP Laravel Developer
11 2 (1.98%) PHP Web Applications Developer
11 2 (1.98%) PostgreSQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (48.51%) CSS
1 49 (48.51%) HTML
2 43 (42.57%) Behat
3 36 (35.64%) Symfony
4 34 (33.66%) Doctrine
5 27 (26.73%) Zend Framework
6 20 (19.80%) AngularJS
7 18 (17.82%) CSS3
8 17 (16.83%) LESS
9 14 (13.86%) Gherkin
9 14 (13.86%) JMS
10 12 (11.88%) Twig
11 6 (5.94%) LAMP
11 6 (5.94%) REST
12 5 (4.95%) Laravel
13 3 (2.97%) .NET
13 3 (2.97%) ASP.NET
13 3 (2.97%) HTML5
13 3 (2.97%) SOAP
13 3 (2.97%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (27.72%) Visualisation
2 8 (7.92%) User Experience
3 2 (1.98%) Social Media
4 1 (0.99%) Blog
4 1 (0.99%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.99%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.99%) iPad
4 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.99%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 48 (47.52%) Linux
2 40 (39.60%) Unix
3 38 (37.62%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.99%) CentOS
4 1 (0.99%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.99%) SUSE
4 1 (0.99%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.99%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (66.34%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (62.38%) Continuous Integration
3 57 (56.44%) OO
4 54 (53.47%) OO PHP
5 48 (47.52%) BDD
6 40 (39.60%) User Acceptance Testing
7 38 (37.62%) Front End Development
8 32 (31.68%) Mentoring
9 30 (29.70%) Case Management
10 29 (28.71%) Web Development
11 28 (27.72%) Configuration Management
12 26 (25.74%) Line Management
13 20 (19.80%) MVC
13 20 (19.80%) Open Source
14 18 (17.82%) Responsive Web Design
14 18 (17.82%) Web Design
15 11 (10.89%) Service Design
16 9 (8.91%) Web Operations
17 6 (5.94%) E-Commerce
18 4 (3.96%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 59 (58.42%) JavaScript
2 5 (4.95%) Java
2 5 (4.95%) SQL
3 1 (0.99%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.99%) C#
3 1 (0.99%) ES6
3 1 (0.99%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.99%) Python
3 1 (0.99%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (23.76%) Security Cleared
2 18 (17.82%) DBS Check
3 6 (5.94%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.98%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.99%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.85%) Disclosure Scotland
2 14 (13.86%) WAI
3 1 (0.99%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.99%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 50 (49.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.97%) Puppet
2 2 (1.98%) Ansible
2 2 (1.98%) Nagios
2 2 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.99%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.99%) Mesos
3 1 (0.99%) Rancher
3 1 (0.99%) rkt
3 1 (0.99%) Salt
3 1 (0.99%) Terraform
Vendors
1 37 (36.63%) Zend
2 1 (0.99%) Rackspace
2 1 (0.99%) Red Hat
2 1 (0.99%) SaltStack
2 1 (0.99%) Splunk