The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
Manchester / Salford
Rank 25 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing PHP 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 1.18% 12.82% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.56% 15.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £413 -
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 £31.00 £35.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.67% +102.85%

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

Programming Languages Category
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
39 32 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 45.88% 82.05% 48.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 29 10
Median daily rate £400 £425 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +22.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Salford

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 27 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 Salford region with a requirement for PHP.

1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) OOP
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
1 3 (60.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Interactive TV
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Games
2 2 (40.00%) OpenTV
2 2 (40.00%) IPTV
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) MHEG
2 2 (40.00%) CentOS
2 2 (40.00%) Node.js
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) ActionScript
2 2 (40.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) PhantomJS
3 1 (20.00%) HAProxy

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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 2 (40.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (20.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (20.00%) IMAP
2 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (20.00%) LDAP
2 1 (20.00%) MRTG
2 1 (20.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) PhantomJS
General
1 2 (40.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) LAMP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) PHP Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) LAMP
2 1 (20.00%) React
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) Sass
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Interactive TV
1 2 (40.00%) IPTV
1 2 (40.00%) MHEG
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) New Media
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) CentOS
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Debian
2 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) OOP
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) ActionScript
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Korn
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Dovecot
1 1 (20.00%) iptables
1 1 (20.00%) KVM
1 1 (20.00%) Sendmail
1 1 (20.00%) Squid
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Cacti
1 1 (20.00%) HAProxy
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
1 1 (20.00%) OpenNebula
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) OpenTV
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) VMware