The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 16 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing PHP 19 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 7.72% 2.88% 6.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.14% 6.67% 11.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 0 7
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£510 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 - £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 - £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £286 £285
% change year-on-year
+13.53% +0.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.28 £27.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+17.36% +41.02%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Warrington region.

Programming Languages Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
70 45 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 28.46% 43.27% 51.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 20 44
Average daily rate £510 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.92% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £390 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.63 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

PHP
Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 24 (96.00%) Linux
2 23 (92.00%) JavaScript
3 19 (76.00%) Java
3 19 (76.00%) Open Source
4 17 (68.00%) C#
4 17 (68.00%) C++
4 17 (68.00%) Ruby
4 17 (68.00%) JSON
4 17 (68.00%) BDD
5 16 (64.00%) SQL
5 16 (64.00%) Python
5 16 (64.00%) Unit Testing
5 16 (64.00%) NoSQL
6 15 (60.00%) TDD
6 15 (60.00%) Scala
7 13 (52.00%) HTML
7 13 (52.00%) CSS
7 13 (52.00%) XHTML
7 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (48.00%) Web Services
8 12 (48.00%) XML
8 12 (48.00%) RESTful
9 11 (44.00%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (28.00%) Ajax
11 5 (20.00%) MySQL
11 5 (20.00%) OO
11 5 (20.00%) ISO 9001
11 5 (20.00%) CMS
11 5 (20.00%) LAMP
11 5 (20.00%) Web Design

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 5 (20.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (64.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Subversion
1 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (92.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Senior Developer
3 6 (24.00%) PHP Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.00%) C++/Java Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Digital Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) PHP Magento Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Magento Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Magento Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Java Team Leader
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior C++ Developer
6 1 (4.00%) C++ Team Leader
6 1 (4.00%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) JSON
2 13 (52.00%) XHTML
2 13 (52.00%) HTML
2 13 (52.00%) CSS
3 12 (48.00%) Web Services
3 12 (48.00%) XML
3 12 (48.00%) RESTful
4 7 (28.00%) Ajax
5 5 (20.00%) REST
5 5 (20.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (76.00%) Open Source
2 1 (4.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 24 (96.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) BDD
2 16 (64.00%) Unit Testing
3 15 (60.00%) TDD
4 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (44.00%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (20.00%) OO PHP
6 5 (20.00%) Web Design
6 5 (20.00%) OO
7 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.00%) Supplier Management
8 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
8 1 (4.00%) Service Management
8 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
8 1 (4.00%) SEO
8 1 (4.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) JavaScript
2 19 (76.00%) Java
3 17 (68.00%) C#
3 17 (68.00%) C++
3 17 (68.00%) Ruby
4 16 (64.00%) SQL
4 16 (64.00%) Python
5 15 (60.00%) Scala
6 5 (20.00%) PHP5
7 1 (4.00%) VB
7 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
1 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
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