The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 102 62 62
Rank change year-on-year
-40 0
Contract jobs citing PHP 7 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.58% 1.38% 1.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.38% 3.44% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 7
Median daily rate £375 £483 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.27% +60.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £423 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £509 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £27.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £29.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-31.03% -13.43%
PHP
North East

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

Programming Languages Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
508 291 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 42.09% 40.03% 40.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 185 182
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £539 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 7
Median hourly rate £53.50 £19.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+174.35% -29.09%
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 Tyne and Wear

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

PHP
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

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

PHP Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

PHP
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 3 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -39 7 £375 -22.27% 8
PHP
North East

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 3 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for PHP.

1 14 (77.78%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (44.44%) Java
3 8 (44.44%) Windows
4 7 (38.89%) Unix
4 7 (38.89%) Python
4 7 (38.89%) MySQL
5 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (33.33%) HTML
5 6 (33.33%) SQL
5 6 (33.33%) CentOS
5 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 5 (27.78%) Web Development
6 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
7 4 (22.22%) Content Management
7 4 (22.22%) ZABBIX
7 4 (22.22%) Drupal
7 4 (22.22%) jQuery
7 4 (22.22%) SaaS
7 4 (22.22%) Perl
7 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
7 4 (22.22%) OOP
7 4 (22.22%) OO
7 4 (22.22%) AIX
7 4 (22.22%) HPUX
7 4 (22.22%) Solaris
7 4 (22.22%) MVC

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (22.22%) CMS
1 4 (22.22%) Drupal
2 3 (16.67%) Apache
2 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 2 (11.11%) OpenStack
4 1 (5.56%) IIS
4 1 (5.56%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) SaaS
2 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (11.11%) DigitalOcean
3 2 (11.11%) GitHub
3 2 (11.11%) Google Analytics
3 2 (11.11%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) DHCP
1 2 (11.11%) DNS
1 2 (11.11%) Intranet
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) Network Security
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) MySQL
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.11%) DataStage
3 2 (11.11%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.56%) MariaDB
4 1 (5.56%) Redis
4 1 (5.56%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) GitLab
2 2 (11.11%) Subversion
2 2 (11.11%) Vagrant
3 1 (5.56%) Bower
3 1 (5.56%) Grunt
3 1 (5.56%) gulp
3 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.56%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Administrator
3 4 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Drupal Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Junior
4 2 (11.11%) Junior Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Junior Drupal Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Junior PHP Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Implementation Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Monitoring Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Release Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) HTML
2 4 (22.22%) jQuery
3 3 (16.67%) JSON
3 3 (16.67%) LAMP
3 3 (16.67%) Laravel
3 3 (16.67%) XML
4 2 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (11.11%) CSS
4 2 (11.11%) CSS3
4 2 (11.11%) HTML5
4 2 (11.11%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (5.56%) .NET
5 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.56%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (5.56%) Middleware
5 1 (5.56%) Node.js
5 1 (5.56%) React
5 1 (5.56%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Linux
2 8 (44.44%) Windows
3 7 (38.89%) Unix
4 6 (33.33%) CentOS
5 4 (22.22%) AIX
5 4 (22.22%) HPUX
5 4 (22.22%) Solaris
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
6 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Web Development
3 4 (22.22%) Content Management
3 4 (22.22%) MVC
3 4 (22.22%) OO
3 4 (22.22%) OOP
4 3 (16.67%) DevOps
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL
4 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Analytics
5 2 (11.11%) ETL
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 2 (11.11%) Kanban
5 2 (11.11%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) Service Management
6 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.56%) CRM
6 1 (5.56%) ERP
6 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (44.44%) Java
3 7 (38.89%) Python
4 6 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (22.22%) Perl
6 3 (16.67%) Jython
6 3 (16.67%) Ruby
7 1 (5.56%) C
7 1 (5.56%) C#
7 1 (5.56%) C++
7 1 (5.56%) Groovy
7 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
7 1 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) Degree
3 2 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) VirtualBox
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (11.11%) Xen
2 1 (5.56%) Gluster
2 1 (5.56%) LXC
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) ZABBIX
2 3 (16.67%) Ansible
2 3 (16.67%) Nagios
2 3 (16.67%) OpenNMS
2 3 (16.67%) Puppet
2 3 (16.67%) Zenoss
3 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (5.56%) Graphite
4 1 (5.56%) Graylog
4 1 (5.56%) HAProxy
4 1 (5.56%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (5.56%) Icinga
4 1 (5.56%) logstash
4 1 (5.56%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) HP
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Google
3 2 (11.11%) IBM
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) Rackspace
3 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 2 (11.11%) SaltStack
3 2 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) CA
4 1 (5.56%) Compuware
4 1 (5.56%) RightScale
4 1 (5.56%) SAP