The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 53 19 35
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +16
Contract jobs citing PHP 40 104 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.44% 7.18% 4.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.49% 19.08% 11.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 85 44
Average daily rate
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£320 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £440 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £293 £290
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+5.66% +6.00%
PHP
Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
534 545 693
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.54% 37.64% 37.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 329 363
Average daily rate £325 £315 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £415 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 26 13
Average hourly rate £50.00 £21.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+132.55% +14.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

PHP
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

PHP
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -39 25 £325 +3.91% 26
Huddersfield - 2 £254 - 1
Otley - - - - 1
Pontefract - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 2
Wetherby - - - - 2
Batley - - - - 1
Bradford - - - - 2
Castleford - - - -
Halifax - - - - 4
PHP
Yorkshire

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 78 (47.85%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (30.67%) JavaScript
3 49 (30.06%) HTML
3 49 (30.06%) Java
4 43 (26.38%) CSS
5 42 (25.77%) TDD
6 41 (25.15%) MVC
7 39 (23.93%) MySQL
8 36 (22.09%) Zend
9 34 (20.86%) Linux
10 31 (19.02%) Ruby
11 30 (18.40%) Apache
12 27 (16.56%) Software Engineering
13 25 (15.34%) Open Source
14 23 (14.11%) Web Services
14 23 (14.11%) C++
14 23 (14.11%) E-Commerce
15 22 (13.50%) Redis
16 21 (12.88%) jQuery
16 21 (12.88%) OOP
16 21 (12.88%) PostgreSQL
17 20 (12.27%) OO
18 19 (11.66%) C#
18 19 (11.66%) Python
19 18 (11.04%) Red Hat
19 18 (11.04%) Tomcat
19 18 (11.04%) Selenium
19 18 (11.04%) Symfony
19 18 (11.04%) Amazon AWS
20 17 (10.43%) BDD

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 30 (18.40%) Apache
2 18 (11.04%) Tomcat
3 9 (5.52%) Node.js
4 7 (4.29%) CMS
5 6 (3.68%) Drupal
6 4 (2.45%) WordPress
6 4 (2.45%) Moodle
6 4 (2.45%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.84%) SugarCRM
8 2 (1.23%) nginx
9 1 (0.61%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 11 (6.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (11.04%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.23%) Route 53
2 2 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.23%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.43%) Internet
2 16 (9.82%) OpenLDAP
3 11 (6.75%) DNS
4 7 (4.29%) TCP/IP
5 6 (3.68%) SSL
6 4 (2.45%) SSH
7 3 (1.84%) LDAP
7 3 (1.84%) HTTP
7 3 (1.84%) Firewall
7 3 (1.84%) Network Security
7 3 (1.84%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (1.23%) DHCP
9 1 (0.61%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (23.93%) MySQL
2 22 (13.50%) Redis
3 21 (12.88%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (6.13%) SQL Server
5 6 (3.68%) Couchbase
5 6 (3.68%) MongoDB
5 6 (3.68%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.68%) SimpleDB
6 4 (2.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.23%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.61%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 18 (11.04%) Selenium
2 17 (10.43%) JMeter
3 10 (6.13%) WebDriver
3 10 (6.13%) Cucumber
4 9 (5.52%) Subversion
4 9 (5.52%) Git (software)
5 8 (4.91%) SoapUI
5 8 (4.91%) JBehave
6 6 (3.68%) Jenkins
6 6 (3.68%) Behat
7 5 (3.07%) Mercurial
7 5 (3.07%) Bazaar
8 4 (2.45%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.61%) JUnit
9 1 (0.61%) Hudson
9 1 (0.61%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.61%) Firebug
9 1 (0.61%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (1.23%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 84 (51.53%) Developer
2 63 (38.65%) PHP Developer
3 27 (16.56%) Web Developer
4 20 (12.27%) PHP Web Developer
5 19 (11.66%) Software Engineer
5 19 (11.66%) Architect
6 16 (9.82%) Analyst
6 16 (9.82%) Technical Architect
7 15 (9.20%) Cloud Engineer
7 15 (9.20%) Tester
8 13 (7.98%) Cloud Software Engineer
9 12 (7.36%) Test Analyst
10 8 (4.91%) PHP Zend Developer
10 8 (4.91%) DevOps Engineer
10 8 (4.91%) Automation Tester
11 7 (4.29%) Magento Developer
12 6 (3.68%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 6 (3.68%) Front-End Developer
13 5 (3.07%) Test Engineer
14 3 (1.84%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (30.06%) HTML
2 43 (26.38%) CSS
3 23 (14.11%) Web Services
4 21 (12.88%) jQuery
5 18 (11.04%) Symfony
6 15 (9.20%) HTML5
6 15 (9.20%) LAMP
7 10 (6.13%) .NET
8 9 (5.52%) CSS3
9 8 (4.91%) CodeIgniter
10 6 (3.68%) XML
10 6 (3.68%) ASP.NET
10 6 (3.68%) SOAP
11 4 (2.45%) AngularJS
11 4 (2.45%) MooTools
11 4 (2.45%) Zend Framework
11 4 (2.45%) J2EE
12 3 (1.84%) XHTML
12 3 (1.84%) Ajax
12 3 (1.84%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.34%) Open Source
2 10 (6.13%) Reference Data
3 9 (5.52%) Data Integration
4 8 (4.91%) Client/Server
5 5 (3.07%) User Experience
6 3 (1.84%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.23%) NHS
8 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.61%) RIA
8 1 (0.61%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.61%) iPhone
8 1 (0.61%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.61%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.61%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 34 (20.86%) Linux
2 6 (3.68%) UNIX
2 6 (3.68%) Windows
3 5 (3.07%) Mac OS
4 3 (1.84%) Solaris
4 3 (1.84%) Android
5 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (47.85%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (25.77%) TDD
3 41 (25.15%) MVC
4 27 (16.56%) Software Engineering
5 23 (14.11%) E-Commerce
6 21 (12.88%) OOP
7 20 (12.27%) OO
8 17 (10.43%) BDD
8 17 (10.43%) Performance Testing
9 15 (9.20%) DevOps
10 14 (8.59%) Validation
11 13 (7.98%) Scrum
12 12 (7.36%) Configuration Management
13 11 (6.75%) Data Modelling
13 11 (6.75%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (6.75%) Data Architecture
14 10 (6.13%) Test Automation
14 10 (6.13%) Web Development
15 8 (4.91%) User Stories
16 7 (4.29%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (30.67%) JavaScript
2 49 (30.06%) Java
3 31 (19.02%) Ruby
4 23 (14.11%) C++
5 19 (11.66%) C#
5 19 (11.66%) Python
6 17 (10.43%) PHP5
7 14 (8.59%) SQL
8 11 (6.75%) Bash Shell
9 5 (3.07%) T-SQL
9 5 (3.07%) Perl
9 5 (3.07%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.45%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (4.91%) ISEB
2 4 (2.45%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.84%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.98%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (6.75%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (6.75%) Puppet
2 9 (5.52%) Salt
3 3 (1.84%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.23%) HAProxy
4 2 (1.23%) Cobbler
4 2 (1.23%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.61%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 36 (22.09%) Zend
2 18 (11.04%) Red Hat
3 3 (1.84%) Cisco
3 3 (1.84%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.84%) Juniper
3 3 (1.84%) Symantec
3 3 (1.84%) McAfee
3 3 (1.84%) Websense
3 3 (1.84%) Blue Coat
4 2 (1.23%) Sony
4 2 (1.23%) VMware
4 2 (1.23%) Oracle
5 1 (0.61%) TIBCO
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