The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Warrington region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 13 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing PHP 21 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 10.55% 3.30% 6.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.34% 10.34% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 4
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£510 - £275
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 - £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 - £293
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £22.66 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+36.80% +25.88%
Programming Languages Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
67 29 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 33.67% 31.87% 45.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 10 32
Average daily rate £510 £343 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.90% +10.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
PHP
Cheshire

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 23 (95.83%) JavaScript
1 23 (95.83%) Linux
2 18 (75.00%) Java
2 18 (75.00%) Open Source
3 17 (70.83%) BDD
3 17 (70.83%) Ruby
3 17 (70.83%) JSON
3 17 (70.83%) C#
3 17 (70.83%) C++
4 16 (66.67%) SQL
4 16 (66.67%) Python
4 16 (66.67%) Unit Testing
4 16 (66.67%) NoSQL
5 15 (62.50%) TDD
6 14 (58.33%) Scala
7 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (54.17%) XHTML
7 13 (54.17%) HTML
7 13 (54.17%) CSS
8 12 (50.00%) Web Services
8 12 (50.00%) XML
8 12 (50.00%) RESTful
9 11 (45.83%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (29.17%) Ajax
11 5 (20.83%) Subversion
11 5 (20.83%) CMS
11 5 (20.83%) LAMP
11 5 (20.83%) Web Design
11 5 (20.83%) MySQL
11 5 (20.83%) OO

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (20.83%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) HTTP
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 5 (20.83%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Subversion
1 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (20.83%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (95.83%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Senior Developer
3 6 (25.00%) PHP Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.33%) C++/Java Developer
6 1 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) PHP Magento Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Magento Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Magento Developer
6 1 (4.17%) C++ Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.17%) Java Team Leader
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior C++ Developer
6 1 (4.17%) C++ Team Leader
6 1 (4.17%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (70.83%) JSON
2 13 (54.17%) XHTML
2 13 (54.17%) HTML
2 13 (54.17%) CSS
3 12 (50.00%) Web Services
3 12 (50.00%) XML
3 12 (50.00%) RESTful
4 7 (29.17%) Ajax
5 5 (20.83%) REST
5 5 (20.83%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (75.00%) Open Source
2 1 (4.17%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 23 (95.83%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) BDD
2 16 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 15 (62.50%) TDD
4 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (45.83%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (20.83%) OO PHP
6 5 (20.83%) Web Design
6 5 (20.83%) OO
7 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
8 1 (4.17%) SEO
8 1 (4.17%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) JavaScript
2 18 (75.00%) Java
3 17 (70.83%) Ruby
3 17 (70.83%) C#
3 17 (70.83%) C++
4 16 (66.67%) SQL
4 16 (66.67%) Python
5 14 (58.33%) Scala
6 5 (20.83%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef