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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
West Midlands / Warwickshire
Rank 31 31 30
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing PHP 8 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.22% 1.96% 3.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.64% 6.82% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 8
Median daily rate £270 £242 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.57% -16.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £30.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £35.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-12.76% +63.95%

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
83 88 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 23.06% 28.76% 23.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 53 42
Median daily rate £375 £325 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +6.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £381
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 15
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 £41.25 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.88%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram 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 21 February 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 +4 5 £270 +4.24%
PHP
West Midlands

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 12 (70.59%) HTML
1 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 11 (64.71%) CSS
3 8 (47.06%) MySQL
4 6 (35.29%) Web Development
4 6 (35.29%) Laravel
5 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (29.41%) Apache
5 5 (29.41%) Linux
6 4 (23.53%) LAMP
6 4 (23.53%) Drupal
7 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
7 3 (17.65%) Apache Solr
7 3 (17.65%) PaaS
7 3 (17.65%) GitHub
7 3 (17.65%) Drush
7 3 (17.65%) API Integration
7 3 (17.65%) QA
7 3 (17.65%) SEO
8 2 (11.76%) Web Application Development
8 2 (11.76%) MVC
8 2 (11.76%) OO
8 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
8 2 (11.76%) Symfony
8 2 (11.76%) Zend
8 2 (11.76%) Release Management
8 2 (11.76%) Refactoring
8 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (11.76%) Ansible
8 2 (11.76%) AngularJS

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 (29.41%) Apache
2 4 (23.53%) Drupal
3 3 (17.65%) Apache Solr
4 2 (11.76%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) GitHub
1 3 (17.65%) PaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) CouchDB
2 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (5.88%) Automotive
1 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 11 (64.71%) PHP Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Drupal Developer
3 3 (17.65%) MySQL Developer
3 3 (17.65%) PHP Laravel Developer
3 3 (17.65%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Development Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) HTML Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Junior
4 1 (5.88%) Junior Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Junior PHP Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Magento Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Research Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) HTML
2 11 (64.71%) CSS
3 6 (35.29%) Laravel
4 4 (23.53%) LAMP
5 3 (17.65%) Drush
6 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
6 2 (11.76%) Symfony
6 2 (11.76%) Yii
7 1 (5.88%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Android
2 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Web Development
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) API Integration
3 3 (17.65%) SEO
4 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.76%) MVC
4 2 (11.76%) OO
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.76%) Refactoring
4 2 (11.76%) Release Management
4 2 (11.76%) Web Application Development
5 1 (5.88%) Android Development
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.88%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) iOS Development
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) C++
2 1 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Ansible
1 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (11.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Zend
2 1 (5.88%) Google