The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 28 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 18 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing PHP 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 2.06% 5.13% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.92% 8.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £315 £335 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.97% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -30.00%
PHP
Manchester

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

Programming Languages Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
51 23 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 52.58% 58.97% 56.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 8 11
Median daily rate £400 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £325 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £440 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 13 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Stockport region with a requirement for PHP.

1 5 (62.50%) Java
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
1 5 (62.50%) CRM
1 5 (62.50%) ERP
1 5 (62.50%) Web Development
1 5 (62.50%) Network Security
1 5 (62.50%) Digital Media
2 3 (37.50%) Marketing
2 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 3 (37.50%) SEO
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) Maven
2 3 (37.50%) Google
3 2 (25.00%) Wonderware
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) SNMP
3 2 (25.00%) Siemens
3 2 (25.00%) NHS
3 2 (25.00%) Nagios
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) MySQL
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (25.00%) Network Management
3 2 (25.00%) Wonderware InTouch
3 2 (25.00%) Rockwell

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) Drupal
2 1 (12.50%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Network Security
2 2 (25.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Maven
General
1 3 (37.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) HTML Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Digital Media
2 2 (25.00%) NHS
2 2 (25.00%) SCADA
3 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) CRM
1 5 (62.50%) ERP
1 5 (62.50%) Web Development
2 3 (37.50%) SEO
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) Perl
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Nagios
1 2 (25.00%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Google
2 2 (25.00%) Rockwell
2 2 (25.00%) Siemens
2 2 (25.00%) Wonderware