The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 36 33 22
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Contract jobs citing PHP 17 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.10% 1.06% 3.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.29% 3.13% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 3
Median daily rate £300 £261 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.83% -30.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £314 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.56% -7.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £22.50 £37.40
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -39.83%
PHP
South 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 Sheffield region.

Programming Languages Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
183 96 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 44.10% 34.04% 36.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 59 56
Median daily rate £413 £374 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.36% +22.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £240 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Median hourly rate £11.50 - £30.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 - £16.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 - £30.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

PHP
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for PHP.

1 25 (67.57%) MySQL
2 20 (54.05%) JavaScript
3 17 (45.95%) HTML
3 17 (45.95%) Git (software)
4 16 (43.24%) CSS
5 15 (40.54%) Laravel
6 13 (35.14%) Apache
7 12 (32.43%) Maven
8 11 (29.73%) RESTful
8 11 (29.73%) Jenkins
9 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (27.03%) MVC
9 10 (27.03%) Linux
10 9 (24.32%) OO
10 9 (24.32%) Unix
10 9 (24.32%) PHPUnit
10 9 (24.32%) Web Development
10 9 (24.32%) Symfony
11 8 (21.62%) Bash Shell
11 8 (21.62%) AngularJS
12 7 (18.92%) Unit Testing
12 7 (18.92%) Java
12 7 (18.92%) OOP
13 6 (16.22%) PHP 5
13 6 (16.22%) HTML5
14 5 (13.51%) BDD
14 5 (13.51%) SaaS
14 5 (13.51%) CodeIgniter
14 5 (13.51%) JBoss
14 5 (13.51%) Tomcat

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 13 (35.14%) Apache
2 5 (13.51%) JBoss
2 5 (13.51%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.70%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.70%) CMS
3 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.70%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) BigMachines
1 2 (5.41%) Eloqua
1 2 (5.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) SaaS
2 3 (8.11%) IaaS
2 3 (8.11%) PaaS
3 2 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (67.57%) MySQL
2 2 (5.41%) Jackrabbit
2 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.70%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 17 (45.95%) Git (software)
2 12 (32.43%) Maven
3 11 (29.73%) Jenkins
4 9 (24.32%) PHPUnit
5 4 (10.81%) JIRA
5 4 (10.81%) Mercurial
5 4 (10.81%) Selenium
6 3 (8.11%) JUnit
6 3 (8.11%) MSI
6 3 (8.11%) Subversion
6 3 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
7 2 (5.41%) Mockito
7 2 (5.41%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (5.41%) TeamCity
8 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.70%) Liquibase
8 1 (2.70%) Vagrant
8 1 (2.70%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (78.38%) Developer
2 23 (62.16%) PHP Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (10.81%) HTML CSS Developer
4 4 (10.81%) HTML Developer
4 4 (10.81%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (10.81%) PHP Web Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Web Developer
5 3 (8.11%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (8.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (8.11%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Symfony Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.41%) MySQL Developer
6 2 (5.41%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 2 (5.41%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (45.95%) HTML
2 16 (43.24%) CSS
3 15 (40.54%) Laravel
4 11 (29.73%) RESTful
5 9 (24.32%) Symfony
6 8 (21.62%) AngularJS
7 6 (16.22%) HTML5
8 5 (13.51%) CodeIgniter
8 5 (13.51%) CSS3
8 5 (13.51%) LAMP
8 5 (13.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (8.11%) Ajax
9 3 (8.11%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (5.41%) Backbone.js
10 2 (5.41%) jQuery
10 2 (5.41%) JSON
10 2 (5.41%) Mason
10 2 (5.41%) Spring
10 2 (5.41%) Visualforce
10 2 (5.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) Fintech
3 2 (5.41%) NHS
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Linux
2 9 (24.32%) Unix
3 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (8.11%) Windows
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (27.03%) MVC
2 9 (24.32%) OO
2 9 (24.32%) Web Development
3 7 (18.92%) OOP
3 7 (18.92%) Unit Testing
4 5 (13.51%) BDD
4 5 (13.51%) TDD
5 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
5 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (10.81%) E-Commerce
5 4 (10.81%) OOD
6 3 (8.11%) Code Coverage
6 3 (8.11%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (8.11%) DevOps
6 3 (8.11%) Front End Development
6 3 (8.11%) ITIL
6 3 (8.11%) Software Architecture
6 3 (8.11%) Test Automation
7 2 (5.41%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 20 (54.05%) JavaScript
2 8 (21.62%) Bash Shell
3 7 (18.92%) Java
4 6 (16.22%) PHP 5
5 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.41%) Apex Code
6 2 (5.41%) Perl
6 2 (5.41%) Ruby
7 1 (2.70%) C#
7 1 (2.70%) C++
7 1 (2.70%) Go
7 1 (2.70%) Python
7 1 (2.70%) Scala
7 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) ISEB
3 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Puppet
2 3 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) Red Hat
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle
2 2 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (5.41%) Siebel
3 1 (2.70%) VMware
3 1 (2.70%) Zend
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