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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 32 69 43
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -26
Contract jobs citing PHP 69 41 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.87% 2.07% 4.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.26% 5.24% 11.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 29 54
Median daily rate £400 £305 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% -15.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £285 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.45 £35.00 £27.18
% change year-on-year
-10.14% +28.79%

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
613 783 617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 43.23% 39.55% 35.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 499 438
Median daily rate £389 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.81% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 10
Median hourly rate £13.00 £19.50 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -42.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £15.25 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £45.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 22 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Leeds +35 68 £400 +23.07% 42
Wakefield - 1 £350 - 2
PHP
Yorkshire

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 72 (68.57%) JavaScript
2 53 (50.48%) Java
3 48 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (43.81%) HTML
5 42 (40.00%) CSS
6 38 (36.19%) MySQL
7 37 (35.24%) Linux
8 31 (29.52%) Apache
9 25 (23.81%) Python
10 24 (22.86%) SQL
11 23 (21.90%) Symfony
11 23 (21.90%) Redis
12 22 (20.95%) AngularJS
12 22 (20.95%) LAMP
13 21 (20.00%) Web Development
14 20 (19.05%) HTML5
15 19 (18.10%) MongoDB
15 19 (18.10%) Amazon AWS
15 19 (18.10%) PostgreSQL
16 18 (17.14%) jQuery
17 17 (16.19%) Git (software)
17 17 (16.19%) MVC
17 17 (16.19%) Docker
17 17 (16.19%) LAPP Stack
18 16 (15.24%) TDD
18 16 (15.24%) Jenkins
18 16 (15.24%) CSS3
19 15 (14.29%) Splunk
19 15 (14.29%) Software Engineering
20 14 (13.33%) Nagios

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 31 (29.52%) Apache
2 12 (11.43%) Tomcat
3 11 (10.48%) CMS
4 9 (8.57%) WordPress
5 6 (5.71%) OpenStack
5 6 (5.71%) SharePoint
6 5 (4.76%) Apache Spark
7 3 (2.86%) nginx
7 3 (2.86%) Plone
7 3 (2.86%) SilverStripe
7 3 (2.86%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.90%) Confluence
8 2 (1.90%) Drupal
8 2 (1.90%) Magnolia
8 2 (1.90%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.90%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.95%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.95%) concrete5
9 1 (0.95%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.95%) Moodle
Applications
1 3 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.90%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.95%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (4.76%) Magento
2 1 (0.95%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 19 (18.10%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (6.67%) IaaS
4 6 (5.71%) Sumo Logic
5 1 (0.95%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.38%) HTTP
2 12 (11.43%) Internet
3 11 (10.48%) OpenLDAP
4 8 (7.62%) Network Security
5 7 (6.67%) DNS
6 5 (4.76%) Intranet
6 5 (4.76%) LDAP
7 4 (3.81%) AMQP
8 3 (2.86%) Firewall
9 1 (0.95%) DHCP
9 1 (0.95%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 1 (0.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (0.95%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (36.19%) MySQL
2 23 (21.90%) Redis
3 19 (18.10%) MongoDB
3 19 (18.10%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (11.43%) NoSQL
5 9 (8.57%) Relational Database
6 6 (5.71%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (4.76%) Hadoop
7 5 (4.76%) HBase
7 5 (4.76%) Riak
8 3 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.90%) Informix
9 2 (1.90%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.90%) SQL Server
9 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.95%) GIS
Development Applications
1 17 (16.19%) Git (software)
2 16 (15.24%) Jenkins
3 12 (11.43%) JMeter
4 11 (10.48%) Grunt
5 8 (7.62%) Selenium
6 7 (6.67%) Hudson
6 7 (6.67%) Maven
6 7 (6.67%) PHPUnit
7 6 (5.71%) Vagrant
8 4 (3.81%) Cucumber
8 4 (3.81%) WebDriver
9 3 (2.86%) gulp
9 3 (2.86%) JIRA
10 2 (1.90%) Mockito
10 2 (1.90%) Subversion
10 2 (1.90%) TestNG
10 2 (1.90%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.95%) Gitweb
11 1 (0.95%) TestComplete
11 1 (0.95%) WatiN
General
1 6 (5.71%) Advertising
2 4 (3.81%) Marketing
3 2 (1.90%) Games
4 1 (0.95%) Finance
4 1 (0.95%) iGaming
4 1 (0.95%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 65 (61.90%) Developer
2 43 (40.95%) PHP Developer
3 16 (15.24%) Architect
4 11 (10.48%) JavaScript Developer
5 10 (9.52%) Technical Architect
6 9 (8.57%) Web Developer
7 8 (7.62%) MySQL Developer
7 8 (7.62%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 6 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (5.71%) Tester
9 5 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (4.76%) HTML CSS Developer
9 5 (4.76%) HTML Developer
9 5 (4.76%) Java Developer
9 5 (4.76%) PHP Symfony Developer
9 5 (4.76%) Symfony Developer
9 5 (4.76%) UI Developer
10 4 (3.81%) Analyst
10 4 (3.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 4 (3.81%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (43.81%) HTML
2 42 (40.00%) CSS
3 23 (21.90%) Symfony
4 22 (20.95%) AngularJS
4 22 (20.95%) LAMP
5 20 (19.05%) HTML5
6 18 (17.14%) jQuery
7 17 (16.19%) LAPP Stack
8 16 (15.24%) CSS3
9 13 (12.38%) Laravel
9 13 (12.38%) RESTful
10 12 (11.43%) Web Services
11 11 (10.48%) Node.js
12 9 (8.57%) XML
13 7 (6.67%) React
13 7 (6.67%) REST
14 6 (5.71%) Django
14 6 (5.71%) EclipseLink
14 6 (5.71%) Flask
14 6 (5.71%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.67%) NHS
2 5 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.76%) Replication
3 4 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.81%) Digital Media
3 4 (3.81%) User Experience
4 3 (2.86%) Informatics
4 3 (2.86%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.86%) PKI
4 3 (2.86%) Smartcard
5 2 (1.90%) Clustering
5 2 (1.90%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.90%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.90%) RIA
6 1 (0.95%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.95%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.95%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.95%) VCE vBlock
6 1 (0.95%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 37 (35.24%) Linux
2 7 (6.67%) Unix
2 7 (6.67%) Windows
3 5 (4.76%) CoreOS
3 5 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.90%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (20.00%) Web Development
3 17 (16.19%) MVC
4 16 (15.24%) TDD
5 15 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 14 (13.33%) Open Source
7 12 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (11.43%) DevOps
8 11 (10.48%) Load Balancing
8 11 (10.48%) Performance Testing
9 9 (8.57%) BDD
9 9 (8.57%) Scrum
10 7 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
10 7 (6.67%) Unit Testing
11 6 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (5.71%) E-Commerce
11 6 (5.71%) OO
11 6 (5.71%) Regression Testing
11 6 (5.71%) SDLC
11 6 (5.71%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 72 (68.57%) JavaScript
2 53 (50.48%) Java
3 25 (23.81%) Python
4 24 (22.86%) SQL
5 10 (9.52%) Bash Shell
6 8 (7.62%) Ruby
7 6 (5.71%) C#
8 5 (4.76%) C++
9 2 (1.90%) Go
9 2 (1.90%) Scala
10 1 (0.95%) Perl
10 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.76%) Degree
3 3 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (2.86%) CCNP
3 3 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.86%) MCSE
3 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.86%) RHCE
4 1 (0.95%) ISEB
4 1 (0.95%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.95%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.86%) HL7
2 2 (1.90%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.90%) QA
3 1 (0.95%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (16.19%) Docker
2 7 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.76%) HDFS
3 5 (4.76%) VirtualBox
4 2 (1.90%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.95%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.95%) NFS
5 1 (0.95%) Squid
5 1 (0.95%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.95%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (13.33%) Nagios
2 12 (11.43%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (11.43%) Puppet
3 11 (10.48%) Ansible
4 7 (6.67%) Salt
5 6 (5.71%) ZABBIX
6 5 (4.76%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.95%) Grafana
7 1 (0.95%) Graphite
7 1 (0.95%) Graylog
7 1 (0.95%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.95%) Icinga
7 1 (0.95%) StatsD
7 1 (0.95%) Terraform
7 1 (0.95%) vRealize
Vendors
1 15 (14.29%) Splunk
2 11 (10.48%) Zend
3 9 (8.57%) Microsoft
4 8 (7.62%) Google
4 8 (7.62%) Rackspace
4 8 (7.62%) Red Hat
5 7 (6.67%) New Relic
5 7 (6.67%) Oracle
5 7 (6.67%) SaltStack
5 7 (6.67%) VMware
6 3 (2.86%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.95%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.95%) F5
7 1 (0.95%) Infoblox
7 1 (0.95%) Palo Alto
7 1 (0.95%) RightScale
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £240 - £290 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £430 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £440 per day + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago