The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank - - 24
Contract jobs citing PHP 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire - - 0.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £230
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £30.20 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-50.33% -13.71%
PHP
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
205 92 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 50.87% 45.77% 30.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 50 14
Median daily rate £460 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

PHP
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 5 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Billing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) PHP 5
1 1 (100.00%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) FreeSWITCH
1 1 (100.00%) Kamailio
1 1 (100.00%) Network Optimisation

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (100.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) FreeSWITCH
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Network Optimisation
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP 5
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Kamailio
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco