The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 39 40 41
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing PHP 20 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.01% 2.10% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.16% 6.71% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 2
Median daily rate £383 £370 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.37% +25.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £250 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £450 £309
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £29.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-31.03% -13.43%
PHP
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 South Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
245 164 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 36.84% 31.36% 37.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 133 78
Median daily rate £438 £425 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +29.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Median hourly rate £50.00 £17.50 £15.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+185.71% +9.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

PHP
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

PHP
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield 0 18 £383 -7.27% 13
Barnsley -6 1 - - 2
PHP
Yorkshire

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 44 (78.57%) HTML
1 44 (78.57%) JavaScript
2 38 (67.86%) CSS
3 37 (66.07%) MySQL
4 18 (32.14%) MVC
5 17 (30.36%) Symfony
5 17 (30.36%) Unit Testing
5 17 (30.36%) Laravel
6 15 (26.79%) HTML5
6 15 (26.79%) OOP
7 14 (25.00%) TDD
8 13 (23.21%) jQuery
8 13 (23.21%) SQL
8 13 (23.21%) Git (software)
9 12 (21.43%) RESTful
9 12 (21.43%) XML
9 12 (21.43%) XHTML
9 12 (21.43%) Ajax
10 11 (19.64%) E-Commerce
11 10 (17.86%) CMS
11 10 (17.86%) Scrum
12 9 (16.07%) Computer Science
13 8 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
13 8 (14.29%) Content Management
13 8 (14.29%) Java
14 7 (12.50%) Billing
14 7 (12.50%) Drupal
14 7 (12.50%) PHP 5
14 7 (12.50%) JIRA
14 7 (12.50%) Confluence

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 10 (17.86%) CMS
2 7 (12.50%) Confluence
2 7 (12.50%) Drupal
3 6 (10.71%) WordPress
4 5 (8.93%) nginx
5 4 (7.14%) Apache
6 3 (5.36%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.79%) Kentico
7 1 (1.79%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.79%) Sitefinity
7 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.79%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 1 (1.79%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (1.79%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.79%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (1.79%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) Network Security
1 1 (1.79%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (66.07%) MySQL
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.79%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.79%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (23.21%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.50%) JIRA
3 3 (5.36%) PHPUnit
3 3 (5.36%) Subversion
4 2 (3.57%) Gitweb
5 1 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.79%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.79%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.79%) Selenium
5 1 (1.79%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (12.50%) Billing
2 4 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 53 (94.64%) Developer
2 47 (83.93%) PHP Developer
3 7 (12.50%) Consultant
3 7 (12.50%) PHP Laravel Developer
4 5 (8.93%) MySQL Developer
4 5 (8.93%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 5 (8.93%) Web Consultant
5 4 (7.14%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 4 (7.14%) Symfony Developer
5 4 (7.14%) UI Developer
6 3 (5.36%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Drupal Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Java Web Developer
7 2 (3.57%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Web Developer
8 1 (1.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (1.79%) PHP Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (78.57%) HTML
2 38 (67.86%) CSS
3 17 (30.36%) Laravel
3 17 (30.36%) Symfony
4 15 (26.79%) HTML5
5 13 (23.21%) jQuery
6 12 (21.43%) Ajax
6 12 (21.43%) RESTful
6 12 (21.43%) XHTML
6 12 (21.43%) XML
7 8 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
8 6 (10.71%) CSS3
9 5 (8.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (7.14%) AngularJS
10 4 (7.14%) Backbone.js
10 4 (7.14%) Ember.js
10 4 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (7.14%) Node.js
10 4 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (7.14%) React
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.36%) Fintech
3 1 (1.79%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.79%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.57%) Linux
2 1 (1.79%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) MVC
2 17 (30.36%) Unit Testing
3 15 (26.79%) OOP
4 14 (25.00%) TDD
5 11 (19.64%) E-Commerce
6 10 (17.86%) Scrum
7 8 (14.29%) Content Management
8 5 (8.93%) Web Development
9 4 (7.14%) OO
10 3 (5.36%) BDD
11 2 (3.57%) Front End Development
11 2 (3.57%) OO PHP
11 2 (3.57%) Software Engineering
12 1 (1.79%) Agile Software Development
12 1 (1.79%) API Integration
12 1 (1.79%) Change Management
12 1 (1.79%) CRM
12 1 (1.79%) ERP
12 1 (1.79%) OOD
12 1 (1.79%) UML
Programming Languages
1 44 (78.57%) JavaScript
2 13 (23.21%) SQL
3 8 (14.29%) Java
4 7 (12.50%) PHP 5
5 6 (10.71%) Python
6 4 (7.14%) C#
7 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.79%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Ansible
1 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.79%) Packer
1 1 (1.79%) Plesk
1 1 (1.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (10.71%) Zend
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.79%) New Relic
2 1 (1.79%) SaltStack
2 1 (1.79%) Sitecore