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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 28 16 13
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Contract jobs citing PHP 5 20 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 2.51% 10.58% 5.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.67% 31.25% 17.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 1
Average daily rate
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£800 £510 £163
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.86% +213.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
- +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £33.78 £22.66
% change year-on-year
+15.47% +49.05%
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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
75 64 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 37.69% 33.86% 31.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 31 14
Average daily rate £388 £510 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.01% +39.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £540 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 2015, 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 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) Python
1 5 (83.33%) UNIX
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Ruby
2 4 (66.67%) RESTful
2 4 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 4 (66.67%) Open Source
2 4 (66.67%) Unified Communications
2 4 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (66.67%) Big Data
2 4 (66.67%) Big Data Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (66.67%) Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Converged Networks
3 2 (33.33%) User Experience
4 1 (16.67%) PhpStorm
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
4 1 (16.67%) PHP5
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) Shell Script

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Unified Communications
1 4 (66.67%) Converged Networks
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (66.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) PhpStorm
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Technical Architect
2 3 (50.00%) Chief Architect
2 3 (50.00%) Chief Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Chief Technology Officer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 2 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) UNIX
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Open Source
2 4 (66.67%) Big Data Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) Python
1 5 (83.33%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) PHP5
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared