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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 73 37 29
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -8
Contract jobs citing PHP 41 75 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.09% 4.28% 5.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.20% 11.59% 13.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 52 67
Average daily rate £305 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £312 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £354
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £30.20 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+17.54% +38.85%
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
788 647 597
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 40.14% 36.95% 38.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 512 444 412
Average daily rate £400 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 6
Average hourly rate £19.50 £40.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.25% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £29.80 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £43.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -33 35 £315 -16.00% 62
PHP
Yorkshire

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 72 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 67 (64.42%) HTML
3 63 (60.58%) CSS
4 40 (38.46%) MySQL
5 35 (33.65%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (30.77%) HTML5
7 29 (27.88%) E-Commerce
8 25 (24.04%) CMS
9 22 (21.15%) Drupal
10 20 (19.23%) Magento
10 20 (19.23%) CSS3
11 19 (18.27%) Linux
11 19 (18.27%) OO
11 19 (18.27%) WordPress
12 17 (16.35%) Python
12 17 (16.35%) Java
12 17 (16.35%) Sass
13 16 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (15.38%) Front End Development
14 15 (14.42%) Git (software)
14 15 (14.42%) OOP
14 15 (14.42%) LAMP
14 15 (14.42%) Scrum
15 13 (12.50%) Software Engineering
16 12 (11.54%) Ruby
16 12 (11.54%) Perl
16 12 (11.54%) SQL
16 12 (11.54%) Open Source
16 12 (11.54%) LESS
17 11 (10.58%) Performance Tuning

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 25 (24.04%) CMS
2 22 (21.15%) Drupal
3 19 (18.27%) WordPress
4 11 (10.58%) Node.js
5 10 (9.62%) Apache
6 4 (3.85%) Apache Solr
7 3 (2.88%) IIS
7 3 (2.88%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.92%) Confluence
8 2 (1.92%) JBoss
8 2 (1.92%) nginx
9 1 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.96%) Jadu
Business Applications
1 20 (19.23%) Magento
2 1 (0.96%) BigMachines
2 1 (0.96%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.77%) AdWords
1 6 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (5.77%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.92%) PaaS
2 2 (1.92%) SaaS
3 1 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.96%) GitHub
3 1 (0.96%) IaaS
3 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.85%) LDAP
2 3 (2.88%) Internet
3 2 (1.92%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (38.46%) MySQL
2 10 (9.62%) MongoDB
3 9 (8.65%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (5.77%) Redis
5 2 (1.92%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.96%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (14.42%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.65%) Vagrant
3 8 (7.69%) Grunt
3 8 (7.69%) Subversion
4 5 (4.81%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.85%) Maven
6 3 (2.88%) JIRA
6 3 (2.88%) PHPUnit
6 3 (2.88%) Selenium
7 2 (1.92%) Bundler
7 2 (1.92%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.92%) Firebug
7 2 (1.92%) Gemnasium
8 1 (0.96%) Android Studio
8 1 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.96%) FishEye
8 1 (0.96%) Hudson
8 1 (0.96%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.96%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (6.73%) Games
2 5 (4.81%) Marketing
2 5 (4.81%) Online Betting
3 2 (1.92%) Finance
4 1 (0.96%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 92 (88.46%) Developer
2 49 (47.12%) PHP Developer
3 20 (19.23%) JavaScript Developer
3 20 (19.23%) Web Developer
4 18 (17.31%) HTML Developer
5 16 (15.38%) HTML CSS Developer
6 15 (14.42%) Drupal Developer
6 15 (14.42%) Senior Developer
7 11 (10.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 10 (9.62%) Java Developer
9 8 (7.69%) PHP Web Developer
9 8 (7.69%) Senior PHP Developer
10 7 (6.73%) Magento Developer
11 6 (5.77%) Senior Java Developer
12 5 (4.81%) LAMP Developer
12 5 (4.81%) Node.js Developer
12 5 (4.81%) PHP LAMP Developer
12 5 (4.81%) PHP Magento Developer
13 4 (3.85%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 4 (3.85%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (64.42%) HTML
2 63 (60.58%) CSS
3 32 (30.77%) HTML5
4 20 (19.23%) CSS3
5 17 (16.35%) Sass
6 15 (14.42%) LAMP
7 12 (11.54%) LESS
8 11 (10.58%) Drush
9 10 (9.62%) jQuery
10 9 (8.65%) JSON
11 8 (7.69%) REST
11 8 (7.69%) XML
12 4 (3.85%) SAML
12 4 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (3.85%) Web Services
12 4 (3.85%) Zend Framework
13 2 (1.92%) .NET
13 2 (1.92%) AngularJS
13 2 (1.92%) RESTful
13 2 (1.92%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.58%) e-Learning
2 9 (8.65%) User Experience
3 2 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.92%) Social Media
4 1 (0.96%) Animation
4 1 (0.96%) Clustering
4 1 (0.96%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.96%) FMCG
4 1 (0.96%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.96%) Motion Graphics
4 1 (0.96%) NHS
4 1 (0.96%) Online Games
4 1 (0.96%) RIA
4 1 (0.96%) Social Network
4 1 (0.96%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 19 (18.27%) Linux
2 5 (4.81%) Unix
3 3 (2.88%) Windows
4 2 (1.92%) Android
4 2 (1.92%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.96%) CentOS
5 1 (0.96%) Fedora
5 1 (0.96%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.96%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.96%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (33.65%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (27.88%) E-Commerce
3 19 (18.27%) OO
4 16 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (15.38%) Front End Development
5 15 (14.42%) OOP
5 15 (14.42%) Scrum
6 13 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 12 (11.54%) Open Source
8 11 (10.58%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (10.58%) SEO
8 11 (10.58%) TDD
9 10 (9.62%) Workflow
10 8 (7.69%) DevOps
10 8 (7.69%) OWASP
10 8 (7.69%) Software Delivery
11 6 (5.77%) Analytics
11 6 (5.77%) MVC
11 6 (5.77%) Web Development
12 5 (4.81%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 72 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 17 (16.35%) Java
2 17 (16.35%) Python
3 12 (11.54%) Perl
3 12 (11.54%) Ruby
3 12 (11.54%) SQL
4 9 (8.65%) Scala
5 4 (3.85%) Bash Shell
5 4 (3.85%) C
6 1 (0.96%) ActionScript
6 1 (0.96%) Apex Code
6 1 (0.96%) C#
6 1 (0.96%) C++
6 1 (0.96%) Groovy
6 1 (0.96%) PHP 5
6 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (4.81%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (2.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.96%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.85%) QA
2 3 (2.88%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.92%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (7.69%) Varnish
2 2 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.96%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (1.92%) Puppet
2 1 (0.96%) Cacti
2 1 (0.96%) Graphite
2 1 (0.96%) logstash
2 1 (0.96%) Nagios
2 1 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.96%) Opsview
2 1 (0.96%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (0.96%) yum
Vendors
1 6 (5.77%) Google
1 6 (5.77%) Zend
2 4 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.85%) Red Hat
3 2 (1.92%) Sonatype
3 2 (1.92%) VMware
4 1 (0.96%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle
4 1 (0.96%) Rackspace
4 1 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.96%) SaltStack
4 1 (0.96%) Siebel
4 1 (0.96%) SolarWinds
4 1 (0.96%) Splunk
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Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Vertical IT
Rate: £220 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Amoria Bond
Rate: £0000 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
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Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Venturi
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 17 days ago