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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 35 49 26
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -23
Contract jobs citing PHP 20 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.95% 1.11% 3.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.39% 2.50% 8.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 7
Median daily rate £270 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £218 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £320 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £313 £335
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.75 £22.50 £37.29
% change year-on-year
-30.00% -39.66%
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
213 200 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 42.09% 44.44% 43.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 126 89
Median daily rate £400 £325 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £475 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 8
Median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £25.00 £15.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.30 £25.00 £30.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -1 18 £320 +22.48% 12
Doncaster +10 2 £244 -
PHP
Yorkshire

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 29 (63.04%) MySQL
2 23 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 21 (45.65%) HTML
4 20 (43.48%) CSS
5 19 (41.30%) Git (software)
5 19 (41.30%) Laravel
6 14 (30.43%) RESTful
6 14 (30.43%) OO
7 13 (28.26%) Apache
8 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (26.09%) MVC
8 12 (26.09%) Maven
9 11 (23.91%) Linux
9 11 (23.91%) Jenkins
10 10 (21.74%) AngularJS
10 10 (21.74%) Web Development
10 10 (21.74%) Symfony
11 9 (19.57%) OOP
11 9 (19.57%) Unix
11 9 (19.57%) PHPUnit
12 8 (17.39%) CodeIgniter
12 8 (17.39%) Unit Testing
12 8 (17.39%) Bash Shell
12 8 (17.39%) HTML5
13 7 (15.22%) Java
13 7 (15.22%) CSS3
13 7 (15.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 6 (13.04%) LAMP
14 6 (13.04%) PHP 5
15 5 (10.87%) Ajax

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 13 (28.26%) Apache
2 5 (10.87%) JBoss
2 5 (10.87%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.35%) Drupal
4 1 (2.17%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.17%) CMS
4 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.17%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Magento
2 2 (4.35%) BigMachines
2 2 (4.35%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) SaaS
2 3 (6.52%) IaaS
2 3 (6.52%) PaaS
3 2 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (63.04%) MySQL
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.35%) Jackrabbit
3 2 (4.35%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.17%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 19 (41.30%) Git (software)
2 12 (26.09%) Maven
3 11 (23.91%) Jenkins
4 9 (19.57%) PHPUnit
5 5 (10.87%) Mercurial
5 5 (10.87%) Visual Studio
6 4 (8.70%) JIRA
6 4 (8.70%) Selenium
7 3 (6.52%) JUnit
7 3 (6.52%) MSI
7 3 (6.52%) Subversion
7 3 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (4.35%) Mockito
8 2 (4.35%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (4.35%) TeamCity
9 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
9 1 (2.17%) Liquibase
9 1 (2.17%) Vagrant
9 1 (2.17%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.17%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (80.43%) Developer
2 28 (60.87%) PHP Developer
3 6 (13.04%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (8.70%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (8.70%) HTML CSS Developer
5 4 (8.70%) HTML Developer
5 4 (8.70%) PHP Web Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Web Developer
6 3 (6.52%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (6.52%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (6.52%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Symfony Developer
7 2 (4.35%) ASP Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Classic ASP Developer
7 2 (4.35%) MySQL Developer
7 2 (4.35%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (45.65%) HTML
2 20 (43.48%) CSS
3 19 (41.30%) Laravel
4 14 (30.43%) RESTful
5 10 (21.74%) AngularJS
5 10 (21.74%) Symfony
6 8 (17.39%) CodeIgniter
6 8 (17.39%) HTML5
7 7 (15.22%) CSS3
7 7 (15.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (13.04%) LAMP
9 5 (10.87%) Ajax
10 4 (8.70%) Backbone.js
10 4 (8.70%) jQuery
11 3 (6.52%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (6.52%) React
12 2 (4.35%) Ember.js
12 2 (4.35%) JSON
12 2 (4.35%) Mason
12 2 (4.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.52%) User Experience
3 2 (4.35%) Fintech
3 2 (4.35%) NHS
4 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Linux
2 9 (19.57%) Unix
3 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (6.52%) Windows
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) OO
2 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (26.09%) MVC
3 10 (21.74%) Web Development
4 9 (19.57%) OOP
5 8 (17.39%) Unit Testing
6 5 (10.87%) BDD
6 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce
6 5 (10.87%) OOD
6 5 (10.87%) TDD
7 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
7 4 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.70%) Software Architecture
7 4 (8.70%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.52%) Code Coverage
8 3 (6.52%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (6.52%) DevOps
8 3 (6.52%) ITIL
8 3 (6.52%) OO PHP
8 3 (6.52%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 23 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (17.39%) Bash Shell
3 7 (15.22%) Java
4 6 (13.04%) PHP 5
5 5 (10.87%) SQL
6 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.35%) Apex Code
7 2 (4.35%) C#
7 2 (4.35%) Perl
7 2 (4.35%) Ruby
7 2 (4.35%) VB
7 2 (4.35%) VB6
8 1 (2.17%) C++
8 1 (2.17%) Go
8 1 (2.17%) Python
8 1 (2.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) ISEB
3 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) Puppet
2 3 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle
2 2 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (4.35%) Siebel
3 1 (2.17%) VMware
3 1 (2.17%) Zend
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