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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 22 34 24
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Contract jobs citing PHP 33 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 6.17% 3.07% 4.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.99% 8.56% 12.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 13 8
Median daily rate £320 £375 £223
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% +68.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £235 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £507 £333
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £18.75 £33.55
% change year-on-year
-18.66% -44.11%
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
254 187 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 47.48% 35.82% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 118 65
Median daily rate £388 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 10
Median hourly rate £45.00 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.54% +10.00%
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +9 32 £310 -22.50% 13
PHP
Yorkshire

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 41 (77.36%) JavaScript
2 38 (71.70%) HTML
3 33 (62.26%) CSS
4 31 (58.49%) MySQL
5 29 (54.72%) Laravel
6 21 (39.62%) Symfony
6 21 (39.62%) MVC
7 20 (37.74%) RESTful
8 17 (32.08%) Unit Testing
9 14 (26.42%) OO
10 13 (24.53%) OOP
10 13 (24.53%) CodeIgniter
10 13 (24.53%) HTML5
11 12 (22.64%) Git (software)
12 11 (20.75%) E-Commerce
12 11 (20.75%) Computer Science
13 9 (16.98%) Ajax
13 9 (16.98%) Web Development
13 9 (16.98%) TDD
14 8 (15.09%) Scrum
14 8 (15.09%) Degree
14 8 (15.09%) Linux
14 8 (15.09%) jQuery
14 8 (15.09%) AngularJS
14 8 (15.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 7 (13.21%) Mercurial
15 7 (13.21%) OOD
16 6 (11.32%) XHTML
16 6 (11.32%) XML
16 6 (11.32%) Java

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 4 (7.55%) Apache
1 4 (7.55%) CMS
1 4 (7.55%) nginx
2 3 (5.66%) Drupal
3 2 (3.77%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.89%) Confluence
4 1 (1.89%) Kentico
4 1 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.89%) Sitefinity
4 1 (1.89%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.89%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (58.49%) MySQL
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (22.64%) Git (software)
2 7 (13.21%) Mercurial
3 3 (5.66%) Subversion
4 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.77%) Gitweb
4 2 (3.77%) Selenium
5 1 (1.89%) JIRA
5 1 (1.89%) JMeter
5 1 (1.89%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.89%) Xdebug
General
1 6 (11.32%) Billing
2 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 48 (90.57%) Developer
2 42 (79.25%) PHP Developer
3 7 (13.21%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 7 (13.21%) Symfony Developer
4 6 (11.32%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 3 (5.66%) UI Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (3.77%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Senior Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (1.89%) .NET Developer
7 1 (1.89%) Analyst
7 1 (1.89%) ASP Developer
7 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (1.89%) Consultant
7 1 (1.89%) Java Developer
7 1 (1.89%) Test Analyst
7 1 (1.89%) Test Engineer
7 1 (1.89%) VB Developer
7 1 (1.89%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (71.70%) HTML
2 33 (62.26%) CSS
3 29 (54.72%) Laravel
4 21 (39.62%) Symfony
5 20 (37.74%) RESTful
6 13 (24.53%) CodeIgniter
6 13 (24.53%) HTML5
7 9 (16.98%) Ajax
8 8 (15.09%) AngularJS
8 8 (15.09%) jQuery
8 8 (15.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (11.32%) CSS3
9 6 (11.32%) XHTML
9 6 (11.32%) XML
10 4 (7.55%) Backbone.js
10 4 (7.55%) Ember.js
10 4 (7.55%) React
11 3 (5.66%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (5.66%) Node.js
12 2 (3.77%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.77%) Fintech
3 1 (1.89%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.89%) FMCG
3 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) MVC
2 17 (32.08%) Unit Testing
3 14 (26.42%) OO
4 13 (24.53%) OOP
5 11 (20.75%) E-Commerce
6 9 (16.98%) TDD
6 9 (16.98%) Web Development
7 8 (15.09%) Scrum
8 7 (13.21%) OOD
9 5 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (7.55%) OO PHP
10 4 (7.55%) Software Architecture
10 4 (7.55%) Software Engineering
11 3 (5.66%) Content Management
12 2 (3.77%) BDD
12 2 (3.77%) Front End Development
13 1 (1.89%) API Integration
13 1 (1.89%) Kanban
13 1 (1.89%) Test Scripting
13 1 (1.89%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 41 (77.36%) JavaScript
2 6 (11.32%) Java
2 6 (11.32%) SQL
3 5 (9.43%) Python
4 4 (7.55%) C#
5 2 (3.77%) PHP 5
6 1 (1.89%) Ruby
6 1 (1.89%) VB
6 1 (1.89%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (3.77%) Zend
2 1 (1.89%) Sitecore
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Avance Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
South Yorkshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £350 - £430 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 6 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £10 - £12 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago