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 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 46 37 24
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -13
Contract jobs citing PHP 11 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.48% 0.63% 2.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.64% 1.89% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 5
Median daily rate £265 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £30.20 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-43.70% -13.71%
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
195 106 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 43.92% 33.13% 33.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 69 54
Median daily rate £400 £368 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% +26.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £508 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £332
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £11.50 £40.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.25% +95.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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
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 1 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 20 (62.50%) MySQL
2 16 (50.00%) Apache
3 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 14 (43.75%) Maven
4 13 (40.63%) Git (software)
5 12 (37.50%) HTML
5 12 (37.50%) Jenkins
6 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (31.25%) CSS
7 10 (31.25%) Unix
8 9 (28.13%) Java
8 9 (28.13%) Bash Shell
8 9 (28.13%) Web Development
9 8 (25.00%) PHPUnit
9 8 (25.00%) Linux
9 8 (25.00%) Tomcat
9 8 (25.00%) AngularJS
10 7 (21.88%) JBoss
10 7 (21.88%) HTML5
10 7 (21.88%) RESTful
11 6 (18.75%) SaaS
11 6 (18.75%) BDD
11 6 (18.75%) JIRA
11 6 (18.75%) PHP 5
11 6 (18.75%) LAMP
11 6 (18.75%) CSS3
11 6 (18.75%) Laravel
12 5 (15.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
12 5 (15.63%) Telecoms

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 16 (50.00%) Apache
2 8 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 7 (21.88%) JBoss
4 2 (6.25%) Apache Solr
4 2 (6.25%) Node.js
5 1 (3.13%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) BigMachines
1 2 (6.25%) Eloqua
2 1 (3.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) SaaS
2 4 (12.50%) IaaS
2 4 (12.50%) PaaS
3 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) HTTP
1 2 (6.25%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (62.50%) MySQL
2 3 (9.38%) Jackrabbit
2 3 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.13%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 14 (43.75%) Maven
2 13 (40.63%) Git (software)
3 12 (37.50%) Jenkins
4 8 (25.00%) PHPUnit
5 6 (18.75%) JIRA
6 5 (15.63%) Selenium
7 4 (12.50%) JUnit
7 4 (12.50%) MSI
7 4 (12.50%) Subversion
7 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio
8 3 (9.38%) Mockito
8 3 (9.38%) TeamCity
9 2 (6.25%) Liquibase
9 2 (6.25%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
10 1 (3.13%) Vagrant
10 1 (3.13%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (68.75%) Developer
2 14 (43.75%) PHP Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (15.63%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Web Developer
4 4 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
4 4 (12.50%) HTML Developer
4 4 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 4 (12.50%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (9.38%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.25%) MySQL Developer
6 2 (6.25%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) HTML
2 10 (31.25%) CSS
3 8 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 7 (21.88%) HTML5
4 7 (21.88%) RESTful
5 6 (18.75%) CSS3
5 6 (18.75%) LAMP
5 6 (18.75%) Laravel
6 5 (15.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (9.38%) Ajax
7 3 (9.38%) JSON
7 3 (9.38%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (9.38%) REST
7 3 (9.38%) Spring
8 2 (6.25%) Backbone.js
8 2 (6.25%) CakePHP
8 2 (6.25%) jQuery
8 2 (6.25%) Mason
8 2 (6.25%) Play Framework
8 2 (6.25%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) NHS
3 1 (3.13%) Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Unix
2 8 (25.00%) Linux
3 5 (15.63%) Windows
4 4 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
6 2 (6.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (28.13%) Web Development
3 6 (18.75%) BDD
4 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
4 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (15.63%) TDD
5 4 (12.50%) Code Coverage
5 4 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (12.50%) DevOps
5 4 (12.50%) ITIL
5 4 (12.50%) OO
5 4 (12.50%) OOP
5 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 3 (9.38%) Front End Development
6 3 (9.38%) MVC
6 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.25%) CRM
7 2 (6.25%) Kanban
7 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
2 9 (28.13%) Bash Shell
2 9 (28.13%) Java
3 6 (18.75%) PHP 5
4 4 (12.50%) Perl
4 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.25%) Apex Code
5 2 (6.25%) Ruby
5 2 (6.25%) Scala
5 2 (6.25%) SQL
6 1 (3.13%) C#
6 1 (3.13%) C++
6 1 (3.13%) Go
6 1 (3.13%) Python
6 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) ISEB
2 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Docker
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Puppet
2 4 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.13%) Cacti
3 1 (3.13%) Graphite
3 1 (3.13%) Nagios
3 1 (3.13%) Opsview
3 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (6.25%) Siebel
2 2 (6.25%) VMware
3 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds
Sheffield
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £250.00 - £280.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Sheffield
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £250.00 - £280.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Sheffield
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £250.00 - £280.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago