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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 47 20 29
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +9
Contract jobs citing PHP 74 131 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.70% 7.37% 5.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.58% 17.58% 16.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 114 52
Average daily rate
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£300 £350 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +26.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.35 £35.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-24.71% +79.48%
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
862 745 445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 43.10% 41.90% 33.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 555 525 241
Average daily rate £338 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.46% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £406 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 20
Average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% +55.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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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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 -28 61 £325 -7.14% 41
Huddersfield 0 5 £175 -50.00%
Bradford -27 3 £375 +7.14% 3
Wakefield - 2 £298 - 3
Halifax - 1 £285 - 6
PHP
Yorkshire

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 73 (50.69%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (43.06%) Linux
3 56 (38.89%) JavaScript
4 54 (37.50%) HTML
5 52 (36.11%) CSS
6 51 (35.42%) Python
7 47 (32.64%) MySQL
8 43 (29.86%) Ruby
9 42 (29.17%) DevOps
10 38 (26.39%) Java
10 38 (26.39%) Apache
11 35 (24.31%) MongoDB
12 33 (22.92%) Puppet
13 32 (22.22%) SQL
14 31 (21.53%) Software Engineering
15 30 (20.83%) TDD
16 29 (20.14%) Node.js
17 28 (19.44%) Opscode Chef
17 28 (19.44%) jQuery
17 28 (19.44%) Git (software)
17 28 (19.44%) MVC
18 24 (16.67%) C
18 24 (16.67%) Splunk
19 22 (15.28%) Graphite
20 21 (14.58%) LAMP
21 20 (13.89%) Oracle
21 20 (13.89%) XML
21 20 (13.89%) HTML5
22 19 (13.19%) NoSQL
22 19 (13.19%) Nagios

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 38 (26.39%) Apache
2 29 (20.14%) Node.js
3 10 (6.94%) Tomcat
3 10 (6.94%) CMS
4 6 (4.17%) Apache ServiceMix
4 6 (4.17%) Moodle
5 3 (2.08%) Drupal
6 2 (1.39%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.39%) JBoss
6 2 (1.39%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.39%) WordPress
7 1 (0.69%) nginx
7 1 (0.69%) Jadu
7 1 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.69%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.69%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.69%) IIS
7 1 (0.69%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 5 (3.47%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.39%) MS Project
2 2 (1.39%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.69%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.69%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.69%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (0.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (0.69%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.64%) Firewall
2 9 (6.25%) Internet
2 9 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 8 (5.56%) SSL
4 7 (4.86%) HTTP
5 6 (4.17%) DNS
6 5 (3.47%) SAN
7 4 (2.78%) NAS
8 2 (1.39%) Intranet
9 1 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.69%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.69%) EIGRP
9 1 (0.69%) OSPF
9 1 (0.69%) BGP
9 1 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.69%) OpenVPN
9 1 (0.69%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (32.64%) MySQL
2 35 (24.31%) MongoDB
3 19 (13.19%) NoSQL
4 16 (11.11%) Riak
5 15 (10.42%) Hypertable
5 15 (10.42%) CouchDB
6 11 (7.64%) Redis
7 9 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (4.86%) Pentaho
9 6 (4.17%) Relational Database
9 6 (4.17%) Couchbase
9 6 (4.17%) Informix
9 6 (4.17%) SimpleDB
10 4 (2.78%) RDBMS
11 3 (2.08%) Hadoop
11 3 (2.08%) SQL Server
12 1 (0.69%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 28 (19.44%) Git (software)
2 15 (10.42%) Jenkins
2 15 (10.42%) Fiddler
3 8 (5.56%) Subversion
4 7 (4.86%) JUnit
4 7 (4.86%) PHPUnit
5 6 (4.17%) QUnit
5 6 (4.17%) JMeter
6 4 (2.78%) JIRA
7 3 (2.08%) Selenium
8 2 (1.39%) Grunt
8 2 (1.39%) Bower
9 1 (0.69%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.69%) Bazaar
General
1 4 (2.78%) Games
2 3 (2.08%) Marketing
3 2 (1.39%) Finance
3 2 (1.39%) Retail
4 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 81 (56.25%) Developer
2 44 (30.56%) PHP Developer
3 31 (21.53%) DevOps Engineer
4 15 (10.42%) Web Developer
5 14 (9.72%) Senior Developer
6 11 (7.64%) JavaScript Developer
7 10 (6.94%) Java Developer
8 6 (4.17%) Software Engineer
8 6 (4.17%) Senior PHP Developer
9 5 (3.47%) Designer
9 5 (3.47%) Web Manager
9 5 (3.47%) Analyst
9 5 (3.47%) Web Designer
9 5 (3.47%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 5 (3.47%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 5 (3.47%) PHP Zend Developer
10 4 (2.78%) Lead Developer
10 4 (2.78%) PHP Web Developer
10 4 (2.78%) Senior UNIX Engineer
10 4 (2.78%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (37.50%) HTML
2 52 (36.11%) CSS
3 28 (19.44%) jQuery
4 21 (14.58%) LAMP
5 20 (13.89%) XML
5 20 (13.89%) HTML5
6 18 (12.50%) CSS3
7 16 (11.11%) Doctrine
8 14 (9.72%) Web Services
8 14 (9.72%) AngularJS
9 12 (8.33%) Symfony
10 9 (6.25%) JSON
10 9 (6.25%) J2EE
10 9 (6.25%) Backbone.js
11 8 (5.56%) CodeIgniter
12 7 (4.86%) JPA
12 7 (4.86%) Drools
12 7 (4.86%) JRules
12 7 (4.86%) Ajax
12 7 (4.86%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.81%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (10.42%) Open Source
3 8 (5.56%) Client/Server
4 7 (4.86%) Enterprise Storage
4 7 (4.86%) IBM XIV
5 6 (4.17%) E-Learning
5 6 (4.17%) Smartcard
5 6 (4.17%) PKI
6 5 (3.47%) Video Editing
7 4 (2.78%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (1.39%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.39%) NHS
8 2 (1.39%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.39%) Clustering
8 2 (1.39%) Wiki
9 1 (0.69%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.69%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.69%) Replication
9 1 (0.69%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.69%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 62 (43.06%) Linux
2 12 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (7.64%) UNIX
4 8 (5.56%) Windows
4 8 (5.56%) CentOS
5 2 (1.39%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.69%) Android
6 1 (0.69%) Solaris
6 1 (0.69%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (50.69%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (29.17%) DevOps
3 31 (21.53%) Software Engineering
4 30 (20.83%) TDD
5 28 (19.44%) MVC
6 19 (13.19%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (9.03%) Scrum
7 13 (9.03%) Web Development
8 11 (7.64%) Web Design
9 10 (6.94%) Load Balancing
10 9 (6.25%) Unit Testing
10 9 (6.25%) OOP
10 9 (6.25%) OO
11 8 (5.56%) Configuration Management
11 8 (5.56%) Workflow
11 8 (5.56%) Service Delivery
12 7 (4.86%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (4.86%) Pair Programming
12 7 (4.86%) Service Management
12 7 (4.86%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (38.89%) JavaScript
2 51 (35.42%) Python
3 43 (29.86%) Ruby
4 38 (26.39%) Java
5 32 (22.22%) SQL
6 24 (16.67%) C
7 18 (12.50%) Bash Shell
8 11 (7.64%) C++
9 10 (6.94%) Perl
9 10 (6.94%) PHP5
10 9 (6.25%) Scala
10 9 (6.25%) VB
11 7 (4.86%) C#
12 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.39%) CCNP
2 2 (1.39%) CCNA
2 2 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.39%) Degree
2 2 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.39%) QA
2 1 (0.69%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.47%) vSphere
2 3 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.69%) XenServer
3 1 (0.69%) Xen
3 1 (0.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 33 (22.92%) Puppet
2 28 (19.44%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (15.28%) Graphite
4 19 (13.19%) Nagios
5 15 (10.42%) CFEngine
5 15 (10.42%) Ansible
6 10 (6.94%) Salt
7 7 (4.86%) Opsview
7 7 (4.86%) OpenIDM
8 4 (2.78%) Vagrant
8 4 (2.78%) NetBackup
8 4 (2.78%) SolarWinds Orion
8 4 (2.78%) Cacti
9 1 (0.69%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.69%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.69%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 24 (16.67%) Splunk
2 20 (13.89%) Oracle
3 17 (11.81%) Zend
4 15 (10.42%) SaltStack
5 13 (9.03%) Cisco
5 13 (9.03%) Red Hat
6 8 (5.56%) VMware
7 7 (4.86%) IBM
8 5 (3.47%) Veritas
9 4 (2.78%) SolarWinds
10 3 (2.08%) Riverbed
10 3 (2.08%) HP
10 3 (2.08%) Tealeaf
11 2 (1.39%) F5
12 1 (0.69%) EnterpriseDB
12 1 (0.69%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.69%) NetSuite
12 1 (0.69%) Microsoft
12 1 (0.69%) Sun
12 1 (0.69%) Dell
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