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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 54 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing PHP 8 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.11% 0.24% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.54% 0.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate
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£363 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £285
% change year-on-year
-7.61% +14.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £30.50 £22.66
% change year-on-year
-42.62% +34.59%
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
226 192 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 31.39% 46.83% 23.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 129 25
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £454 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £33.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 5 August 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -12 8 £363 +20.83% 12
PHP
North East

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
1 6 (54.55%) MySQL
2 5 (45.45%) CSS
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) jQuery
3 4 (36.36%) DevOps
4 3 (27.27%) Ajax
4 3 (27.27%) MVC
4 3 (27.27%) XML
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) OOP
4 3 (27.27%) Java
5 2 (18.18%) OO
5 2 (18.18%) Python
5 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 2 (18.18%) .NET
5 2 (18.18%) Magento
5 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
5 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
5 2 (18.18%) HTML5
5 2 (18.18%) Laravel
5 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (18.18%) Open Source
5 2 (18.18%) Ruby
6 1 (9.09%) PaaS
6 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
6 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (9.09%) Big Data
6 1 (9.09%) Big Data Analytics

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 1 (9.09%) CMS
1 1 (9.09%) Drupal
1 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) PaaS
2 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Telnet
1 1 (9.09%) SSH
1 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
1 1 (9.09%) Skype
1 1 (9.09%) Converged Networks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Mercurial
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) PHP Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Chief Architect
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Magento Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) AWS Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) CSS
3 4 (36.36%) jQuery
4 3 (27.27%) XML
4 3 (27.27%) Ajax
5 2 (18.18%) .NET
5 2 (18.18%) Laravel
5 2 (18.18%) HTML5
6 1 (9.09%) Yii
6 1 (9.09%) REST
6 1 (9.09%) CSS3
6 1 (9.09%) Sass
6 1 (9.09%) LESS
6 1 (9.09%) RESTful
6 1 (9.09%) Symfony
6 1 (9.09%) XHTML
6 1 (9.09%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Replication
1 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
1 1 (9.09%) Social Media
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (36.36%) DevOps
2 3 (27.27%) OOP
2 3 (27.27%) MVC
3 2 (18.18%) OO
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 2 (18.18%) Open Source
4 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (9.09%) Big Data Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (9.09%) SEO
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Content Management
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) Python
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby
3 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
4 1 (9.09%) Go
4 1 (9.09%) Perl
4 1 (9.09%) VB
4 1 (9.09%) ActionScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
1 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (9.09%) Ansible
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