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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 76 65 38
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -27
Contract jobs citing PHP 6 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.81% 0.58% 1.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.08% 1.36% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Median daily rate £153 £250 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £250 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £35.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-12.76% +63.95%

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
289 295 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 39.16% 43.07% 39.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 178 112
Median daily rate £350 £375 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £289 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £542 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £19.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.12% -44.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £14.75 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £27.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.88%

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
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 21 February 2017. 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 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 -13 6 £153 -39.00% 12
PHP
North East

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 12 (92.31%) HTML
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 8 (61.54%) CSS
3 8 (61.54%) Linux
4 7 (53.85%) jQuery
5 6 (46.15%) HTML5
5 6 (46.15%) MVC
6 5 (38.46%) MySQL
6 5 (38.46%) OO
6 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
6 5 (38.46%) CSS3
6 5 (38.46%) Web Development
7 4 (30.77%) Content Management
7 4 (30.77%) Drupal
7 4 (30.77%) OOP
7 4 (30.77%) CMS
7 4 (30.77%) SaaS
8 3 (23.08%) Front End Development
8 3 (23.08%) Grunt
8 3 (23.08%) User Experience
8 3 (23.08%) gulp
8 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (23.08%) TDD
8 3 (23.08%) Web Design
8 3 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (23.08%) Sass
8 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
8 3 (23.08%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
8 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared

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 (30.77%) CMS
1 4 (30.77%) Drupal
2 1 (7.69%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) SaaS
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Intranet
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) HTTP
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
2 3 (23.08%) Grunt
2 3 (23.08%) gulp
3 1 (7.69%) git-flow
3 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.69%) Xcode
General
1 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) PHP Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (23.08%) Junior
4 2 (15.38%) Drupal Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Junior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Junior Drupal Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Junior PHP Developer
4 2 (15.38%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) iOS Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) HTML
2 8 (61.54%) CSS
3 7 (53.85%) jQuery
4 6 (46.15%) HTML5
5 5 (38.46%) CSS3
6 3 (23.08%) Sass
7 2 (15.38%) JSON
7 2 (15.38%) Laravel
7 2 (15.38%) REST
8 1 (7.69%) Doctrine
8 1 (7.69%) Twig
8 1 (7.69%) Web Services
8 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
1 3 (23.08%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
3 1 (7.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.69%) CentOS
2 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) MVC
2 5 (38.46%) OO
2 5 (38.46%) Web Development
3 4 (30.77%) Content Management
3 4 (30.77%) OOP
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Front End Development
4 3 (23.08%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (23.08%) TDD
4 3 (23.08%) Web Design
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) Android Development
6 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.69%) CRM
6 1 (7.69%) DevOps
6 1 (7.69%) ERP
6 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
6 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
6 1 (7.69%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
1 1 (7.69%) RightScale
1 1 (7.69%) Zend
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