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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 47 26 24
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -2
Contract jobs citing PHP 3 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.63% 3.97% 4.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.52% 9.46% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 9
Average daily rate
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£250 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +4.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-13.71% +55.55%
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
198 148 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 41.51% 41.93% 36.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 93 65
Average daily rate £325 £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £202 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 4
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £25.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -2.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -14 1 - - 11
Doncaster - 1 - - 5
PHP
Yorkshire

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing PHP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PHP.

1 7 (87.50%) MySQL
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Apache
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) JBoss
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) UNIX
3 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) JUnit
3 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) Code Coverage
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) MSI
3 2 (25.00%) Subversion
3 2 (25.00%) Maven
3 2 (25.00%) CCTV
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) JIRA
3 2 (25.00%) QA
3 2 (25.00%) Selenium
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing PHP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PHP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) Apache
2 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (25.00%) JBoss
3 1 (12.50%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) SaaS
1 2 (25.00%) PaaS
1 2 (25.00%) IaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) MySQL
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JUnit
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (25.00%) MSI
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
1 2 (25.00%) Maven
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
1 2 (25.00%) Selenium
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
1 5 (62.50%) PHP Developer
2 2 (25.00%) PHP Web Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Build Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) PHP LAMP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) LAMP
2 1 (12.50%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Code Coverage
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (25.00%) Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
1 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (12.50%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) Zend
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