The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
West Midlands / Warwickshire
Rank 33 32 29
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing PHP 6 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.65% 1.79% 2.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.45% 6.33% 12.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 5
Median daily rate £270 £325 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.92% -9.72%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.45 £35.00 £22.35
% change year-on-year
-10.14% +56.59%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Warwickshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
71 79 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 19.51% 28.32% 22.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 44 42
Median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £443 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 12
Median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -19.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +13.71%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Warwickshire region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

PHP
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 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
Warwick +1 5 £270 +4.24% 3
PHP
West Midlands

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 13 (72.22%) HTML
1 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
2 10 (55.56%) CSS
3 8 (44.44%) MySQL
3 8 (44.44%) Web Development
4 6 (33.33%) Laravel
4 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (27.78%) Linux
5 5 (27.78%) Apache
6 4 (22.22%) Java
6 4 (22.22%) LAMP
6 4 (22.22%) Drupal
7 3 (16.67%) Drush
7 3 (16.67%) API Integration
7 3 (16.67%) GitHub
7 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
7 3 (16.67%) QA
7 3 (16.67%) Apache Solr
7 3 (16.67%) PaaS
7 3 (16.67%) HTML5
7 3 (16.67%) SEO
7 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
7 3 (16.67%) OO
8 2 (11.11%) Python
8 2 (11.11%) CRM
8 2 (11.11%) PhD
8 2 (11.11%) ERP
8 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
8 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 2 (11.11%) C++

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 5 (27.78%) Apache
2 4 (22.22%) Drupal
3 3 (16.67%) Apache Solr
4 2 (11.11%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) GitHub
1 3 (16.67%) PaaS
2 2 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) CouchDB
2 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.11%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Developer
2 11 (61.11%) PHP Developer
3 4 (22.22%) PHP Laravel Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Drupal Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Development Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Junior
5 2 (11.11%) Junior Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Junior PHP Developer
5 2 (11.11%) MySQL Developer
5 2 (11.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Research Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (5.56%) HTML Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) HTML
2 10 (55.56%) CSS
3 6 (33.33%) Laravel
4 4 (22.22%) LAMP
5 3 (16.67%) Drush
5 3 (16.67%) HTML5
6 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 2 (11.11%) Symfony
6 2 (11.11%) Yii
7 1 (5.56%) LESS
7 1 (5.56%) Sass
7 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 2 (11.11%) Digital Media
1 2 (11.11%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Android
2 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Web Development
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) API Integration
3 3 (16.67%) OO
3 3 (16.67%) SEO
4 2 (11.11%) Android Development
4 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.11%) CRM
4 2 (11.11%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) ERP
4 2 (11.11%) iOS Development
4 2 (11.11%) MVC
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.11%) Refactoring
4 2 (11.11%) Release Management
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.11%) Web Application Development
5 1 (5.56%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
2 4 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) C++
3 2 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Ansible
1 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Zend
2 1 (5.56%) Google