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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 87 57 49
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -8
Contract jobs citing PHP 11 15 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.04% 1.88% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.77% 5.23% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 1
Median daily rate £300 £495 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.39% +65.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £18.75 £33.78
% change year-on-year
-17.33% -44.48%
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
397 287 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 37.70% 36.01% 44.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 186 129
Median daily rate £330 £445 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.84% +23.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 7 4
Median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £23.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +57.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £37.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £45.00 £71.00
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
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 30 August 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 -26 10 £300 -39.39% 13
Sunderland - 1 - -
PHP
North East

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 15 (71.43%) Java
2 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (47.62%) Web Development
5 9 (42.86%) Linux
6 8 (38.10%) CRM
6 8 (38.10%) ERP
6 8 (38.10%) Windows
6 8 (38.10%) Network Security
6 8 (38.10%) Digital Media
7 7 (33.33%) Python
7 7 (33.33%) Unix
8 6 (28.57%) SQL
8 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
9 5 (23.81%) MySQL
9 5 (23.81%) CentOS
9 5 (23.81%) TDD
10 4 (19.05%) ZABBIX
10 4 (19.05%) Perl
10 4 (19.05%) ITIL
10 4 (19.05%) AIX
10 4 (19.05%) HPUX
10 4 (19.05%) Solaris
10 4 (19.05%) HP
10 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
11 3 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
11 3 (14.29%) Ansible
11 3 (14.29%) User Experience
11 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (14.29%) LAMP

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 3 (14.29%) Apache
1 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 2 (9.52%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.76%) IIS
3 1 (4.76%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.52%) DigitalOcean
1 2 (9.52%) GitHub
1 2 (9.52%) Google Analytics
1 2 (9.52%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) Network Security
2 1 (4.76%) DHCP
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) MySQL
3 3 (14.29%) MongoDB
4 2 (9.52%) DataStage
4 2 (9.52%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (4.76%) MariaDB
5 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.76%) Redis
5 1 (4.76%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.52%) GitLab
1 2 (9.52%) Subversion
1 2 (9.52%) Vagrant
2 1 (4.76%) Bower
2 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.76%) Grunt
2 1 (4.76%) gulp
2 1 (4.76%) Mercurial
2 1 (4.76%) Selenium
2 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Administrator
1 4 (19.05%) Developer
1 4 (19.05%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Content Designer
3 2 (9.52%) Designer
3 2 (9.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (9.52%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (9.52%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (9.52%) HTML Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
3 2 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) PHP Web Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
4 1 (4.76%) IT Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Release Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) CSS
1 3 (14.29%) HTML
1 3 (14.29%) JSON
1 3 (14.29%) LAMP
1 3 (14.29%) XML
2 2 (9.52%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
2 2 (9.52%) CSS3
2 2 (9.52%) HTML5
2 2 (9.52%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (9.52%) Play Framework
2 2 (9.52%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (9.52%) Smarty
3 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (4.76%) Laravel
3 1 (4.76%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (4.76%) React
3 1 (4.76%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Digital Media
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) User Experience
3 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (9.52%) Public Cloud
4 1 (4.76%) Clustering
4 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Linux
2 8 (38.10%) Windows
3 7 (33.33%) Unix
4 5 (23.81%) CentOS
5 4 (19.05%) AIX
5 4 (19.05%) HPUX
5 4 (19.05%) Solaris
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
6 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) Web Development
3 8 (38.10%) CRM
3 8 (38.10%) ERP
4 5 (23.81%) TDD
5 4 (19.05%) ITIL
6 3 (14.29%) Service Management
6 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Analytics
7 2 (9.52%) BDD
7 2 (9.52%) DevOps
7 2 (9.52%) ETL
7 2 (9.52%) Front End Development
7 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 2 (9.52%) Kanban
7 2 (9.52%) Scrum
8 1 (4.76%) Change Management
8 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (4.76%) Project Management
8 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) Java
2 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 7 (33.33%) Python
4 6 (28.57%) SQL
5 4 (19.05%) Perl
6 3 (14.29%) Jython
6 3 (14.29%) Ruby
7 2 (9.52%) C#
8 1 (4.76%) C
8 1 (4.76%) C++
8 1 (4.76%) Groovy
8 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
8 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) VirtualBox
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (9.52%) Xen
2 1 (4.76%) Gluster
2 1 (4.76%) LXC
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) ZABBIX
2 3 (14.29%) Ansible
2 3 (14.29%) Nagios
2 3 (14.29%) OpenNMS
2 3 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (14.29%) Puppet
2 3 (14.29%) Zenoss
3 1 (4.76%) Graphite
3 1 (4.76%) Graylog
3 1 (4.76%) HAProxy
3 1 (4.76%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (4.76%) Icinga
3 1 (4.76%) logstash
3 1 (4.76%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) HP
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) Google
3 2 (9.52%) IBM
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) Rackspace
3 2 (9.52%) SaltStack
3 2 (9.52%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) Avaya
4 1 (4.76%) CA
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) Compuware
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.76%) SAP
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