The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oldham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 5 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing PHP 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oldham 12.50% 9.52% 6.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.57% 18.18% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £313 - £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -10.44%
PHP
Manchester

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

Programming Languages Category
Oldham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
7 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oldham 43.75% 52.38% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 2
Median daily rate £423 £298 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.01% +19.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
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 Oldham

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Oldham

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Oldham

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Oldham

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Oldham

PHP
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 7 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 Oldham region with a requirement for PHP.

1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) Couchbase
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Couchbase
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Database Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics