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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 51 30 28
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -2
Contract jobs citing PHP 68 87 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.16% 5.09% 5.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.30% 14.15% 16.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 68 63
Average daily rate
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£350 £323 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.52% +18.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £250 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £485 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.50 £22.66
% change year-on-year
-18.03% +34.59%
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
819 615 545
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 38.11% 36.01% 35.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 571 382 297
Average daily rate £335 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £246 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £412 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 26
Average hourly rate £40.00 £16.00 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -44.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £13.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.80 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -30 55 £360 +10.76% 49
PHP
Yorkshire

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 79 (56.03%) JavaScript
2 70 (49.65%) HTML
3 65 (46.10%) CSS
4 48 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (34.04%) Linux
5 43 (30.50%) MySQL
6 30 (21.28%) Node.js
7 27 (19.15%) HTML5
7 27 (19.15%) jQuery
7 27 (19.15%) LAMP
8 26 (18.44%) Python
8 26 (18.44%) MongoDB
9 25 (17.73%) Java
9 25 (17.73%) Jenkins
10 24 (17.02%) DevOps
10 24 (17.02%) SQL
10 24 (17.02%) XML
11 23 (16.31%) Apache
11 23 (16.31%) Git (software)
11 23 (16.31%) Ruby
12 22 (15.60%) Tomcat
12 22 (15.60%) AngularJS
13 21 (14.89%) Graphite
13 21 (14.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 19 (13.48%) CSS3
15 18 (12.77%) Puppet
15 18 (12.77%) Symfony
15 18 (12.77%) Opsview
15 18 (12.77%) Opscode Chef
16 17 (12.06%) TDD

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 30 (21.28%) Node.js
2 23 (16.31%) Apache
3 22 (15.60%) Tomcat
4 17 (12.06%) CMS
5 5 (3.55%) Moodle
6 3 (2.13%) OpenEdge
6 3 (2.13%) Drupal
7 2 (1.42%) JBoss
8 1 (0.71%) IIS
8 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.71%) WordPress
8 1 (0.71%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.71%) Jadu
8 1 (0.71%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.71%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.71%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 4 (2.84%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.42%) MS Project
2 2 (1.42%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.71%) MS Office
3 1 (0.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.84%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.42%) GitHub
3 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.80%) Firewall
2 8 (5.67%) SAN
3 7 (4.96%) NAS
4 5 (3.55%) Internet
5 4 (2.84%) Unified Communications
5 4 (2.84%) DNS
6 3 (2.13%) Converged Networks
7 1 (0.71%) FWSM
7 1 (0.71%) OpenVPN
7 1 (0.71%) OSPF
7 1 (0.71%) BGP
7 1 (0.71%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.71%) Intranet
7 1 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.71%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (30.50%) MySQL
2 26 (18.44%) MongoDB
3 12 (8.51%) NoSQL
4 11 (7.80%) Redis
4 11 (7.80%) Hadoop
5 9 (6.38%) Informix
5 9 (6.38%) Relational Database
6 7 (4.96%) RDBMS
7 5 (3.55%) SQL Server
8 4 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.84%) CouchDB
8 4 (2.84%) Big Data
9 3 (2.13%) Hypertable
9 3 (2.13%) Riak
9 3 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.71%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 25 (17.73%) Jenkins
2 23 (16.31%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.96%) JIRA
4 5 (3.55%) PHPUnit
5 3 (2.13%) WebSpeed
5 3 (2.13%) Fiddler
6 2 (1.42%) Grunt
6 2 (1.42%) Bower
6 2 (1.42%) JUnit
6 2 (1.42%) Subversion
6 2 (1.42%) Selenium
7 1 (0.71%) QUnit
7 1 (0.71%) JMeter
7 1 (0.71%) GitLab
General
1 5 (3.55%) Finance
2 4 (2.84%) Games
Job Titles
1 92 (65.25%) Developer
2 54 (38.30%) PHP Developer
3 18 (12.77%) DevOps Engineer
4 16 (11.35%) Web Developer
5 12 (8.51%) JavaScript Developer
6 10 (7.09%) Senior Developer
7 8 (5.67%) Front-End Developer
7 8 (5.67%) Front-End Web Developer
8 7 (4.96%) UNIX Engineer
8 7 (4.96%) Senior UNIX Engineer
8 7 (4.96%) Senior PHP Developer
8 7 (4.96%) Java Developer
9 6 (4.26%) Architect
9 6 (4.26%) Project Manager
10 5 (3.55%) Lead Developer
10 5 (3.55%) PHP Symfony Developer
10 5 (3.55%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 4 (2.84%) Designer
11 4 (2.84%) Web Designer
11 4 (2.84%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (49.65%) HTML
2 65 (46.10%) CSS
3 27 (19.15%) LAMP
3 27 (19.15%) jQuery
3 27 (19.15%) HTML5
4 24 (17.02%) XML
5 22 (15.60%) AngularJS
6 19 (13.48%) CSS3
7 18 (12.77%) Symfony
8 11 (7.80%) Memcached
8 11 (7.80%) RabbitMQ
9 10 (7.09%) JSON
10 9 (6.38%) Backbone.js
10 9 (6.38%) .NET
11 8 (5.67%) RESTful
12 7 (4.96%) Doctrine
13 5 (3.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (3.55%) CodeIgniter
13 5 (3.55%) Ajax
14 4 (2.84%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.93%) E-Learning
2 10 (7.09%) Enterprise Storage
2 10 (7.09%) IBM XIV
3 5 (3.55%) Social Media
4 4 (2.84%) Visualisation
4 4 (2.84%) Video Editing
4 4 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.13%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.13%) User Experience
6 2 (1.42%) Wiki
6 2 (1.42%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.42%) Clustering
6 2 (1.42%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.71%) Replication
7 1 (0.71%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.71%) Symmetrix
7 1 (0.71%) PKI
7 1 (0.71%) NHS
7 1 (0.71%) W3C
7 1 (0.71%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 48 (34.04%) Linux
2 21 (14.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (9.22%) UNIX
4 12 (8.51%) CentOS
5 9 (6.38%) Windows
6 1 (0.71%) Solaris
6 1 (0.71%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (17.02%) DevOps
3 17 (12.06%) TDD
4 16 (11.35%) Software Engineering
5 15 (10.64%) OO
6 14 (9.93%) MVC
7 13 (9.22%) Web Development
8 12 (8.51%) Scrum
8 12 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (7.80%) Data Management
10 10 (7.09%) Load Balancing
11 9 (6.38%) E-Commerce
11 9 (6.38%) Open Source
12 8 (5.67%) Performance Tuning
12 8 (5.67%) Project Management
12 8 (5.67%) OOP
13 7 (4.96%) Build Automation
14 6 (4.26%) Unit Testing
14 6 (4.26%) OO PHP
14 6 (4.26%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (56.03%) JavaScript
2 26 (18.44%) Python
3 25 (17.73%) Java
4 24 (17.02%) SQL
5 23 (16.31%) Ruby
6 15 (10.64%) Bash Shell
7 6 (4.26%) PHP5
8 4 (2.84%) Perl
8 4 (2.84%) C
9 3 (2.13%) VB
9 3 (2.13%) ActionScript
10 2 (1.42%) C++
11 1 (0.71%) C#
11 1 (0.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (1.42%) CCNP
1 2 (1.42%) CCNA
1 2 (1.42%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (1.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (1.42%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.71%) Degree
2 1 (0.71%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.71%) SLA
1 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.96%) vSphere
2 3 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.71%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.71%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 21 (14.89%) Graphite
2 18 (12.77%) Opsview
2 18 (12.77%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (12.77%) Puppet
3 11 (7.80%) Rundeck
4 10 (7.09%) Nagios
5 9 (6.38%) Salt
6 7 (4.96%) NetBackup
6 7 (4.96%) Cacti
6 7 (4.96%) SolarWinds Orion
7 5 (3.55%) Ansible
8 3 (2.13%) CFEngine
9 1 (0.71%) Cobbler
9 1 (0.71%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.71%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.71%) OpenIDM
9 1 (0.71%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 15 (10.64%) Splunk
2 13 (9.22%) Cisco
2 13 (9.22%) Red Hat
3 11 (7.80%) VMware
3 11 (7.80%) Riverbed
3 11 (7.80%) Tealeaf
4 10 (7.09%) IBM
5 8 (5.67%) Zend
5 8 (5.67%) Veritas
6 7 (4.96%) SolarWinds
7 6 (4.26%) Oracle
8 4 (2.84%) F5
9 3 (2.13%) SaltStack
9 3 (2.13%) HP
10 2 (1.42%) Progress
10 2 (1.42%) Juniper
10 2 (1.42%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.71%) Dell
11 1 (0.71%) EMC
11 1 (0.71%) Citrix
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