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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 18 20 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing PHP 31 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 7.69% 4.98% 5.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.90% 13.21% 14.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 3
Median daily rate £329 £345 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.71% +130.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £225 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £509 £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £318 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.36% -2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £25.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-36.00% -19.35%
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
208 106 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 51.61% 37.72% 36.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 67 37
Median daily rate £425 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 9
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 30 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 28 (66.67%) HTML
3 27 (64.29%) MySQL
3 27 (64.29%) CSS
4 24 (57.14%) Laravel
5 17 (40.48%) Symfony
6 16 (38.10%) MVC
7 14 (33.33%) Unit Testing
7 14 (33.33%) RESTful
8 12 (28.57%) Git (software)
8 12 (28.57%) OO
9 10 (23.81%) CodeIgniter
10 9 (21.43%) Computer Science
10 9 (21.43%) Linux
10 9 (21.43%) OOP
10 9 (21.43%) HTML5
11 8 (19.05%) E-Commerce
11 8 (19.05%) Web Development
12 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (16.67%) TDD
12 7 (16.67%) OOD
12 7 (16.67%) Mercurial
12 7 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (14.29%) AngularJS
13 6 (14.29%) Ajax
14 5 (11.90%) Degree
14 5 (11.90%) Billing
14 5 (11.90%) Telecoms
14 5 (11.90%) Scrum
14 5 (11.90%) XML

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 3 (7.14%) CMS
1 3 (7.14%) Drupal
2 2 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.38%) Apache
3 1 (2.38%) Kentico
3 1 (2.38%) nginx
3 1 (2.38%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.38%) Sitefinity
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Magento
2 1 (2.38%) BigMachines
2 1 (2.38%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (64.29%) MySQL
2 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 7 (16.67%) Mercurial
3 2 (4.76%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.76%) Gitweb
3 2 (4.76%) Selenium
3 2 (4.76%) Subversion
4 1 (2.38%) JMeter
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (2.38%) PHPUnit
4 1 (2.38%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.38%) Xdebug
General
1 5 (11.90%) Billing
1 5 (11.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (85.71%) Developer
2 34 (80.95%) PHP Developer
3 5 (11.90%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Symfony Developer
4 4 (9.52%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 3 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
5 3 (7.14%) HTML Developer
6 2 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) MySQL Developer
7 1 (2.38%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Programmer
7 1 (2.38%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Software Tester
7 1 (2.38%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Tester
7 1 (2.38%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (66.67%) HTML
2 27 (64.29%) CSS
3 24 (57.14%) Laravel
4 17 (40.48%) Symfony
5 14 (33.33%) RESTful
6 10 (23.81%) CodeIgniter
7 9 (21.43%) HTML5
8 7 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (14.29%) Ajax
9 6 (14.29%) AngularJS
10 5 (11.90%) CSS3
10 5 (11.90%) XML
11 4 (9.52%) jQuery
12 2 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
12 2 (4.76%) XHTML
13 1 (2.38%) Behat
13 1 (2.38%) Gherkin
13 1 (2.38%) LEMP Stack
13 1 (2.38%) Sinatra
13 1 (2.38%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Fintech
3 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) MVC
2 14 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 12 (28.57%) OO
4 9 (21.43%) OOP
5 8 (19.05%) E-Commerce
5 8 (19.05%) Web Development
6 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (16.67%) OOD
6 7 (16.67%) TDD
7 5 (11.90%) Scrum
8 4 (9.52%) Software Architecture
9 3 (7.14%) BDD
9 3 (7.14%) OO PHP
9 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
10 2 (4.76%) Content Management
11 1 (2.38%) CRM
11 1 (2.38%) Integration Testing
11 1 (2.38%) Kanban
11 1 (2.38%) System Integration Testing
11 1 (2.38%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 30 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 3 (7.14%) Java
3 2 (4.76%) Ruby
3 2 (4.76%) SQL
4 1 (2.38%) Apex Code
4 1 (2.38%) C#
4 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) ISEB
2 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle
1 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (2.38%) Siebel
1 1 (2.38%) Sitecore
1 1 (2.38%) Zend
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