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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 55 27 29
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +2
Contract jobs citing PHP 38 103 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.31% 6.97% 5.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.17% 19.07% 13.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 80 57
Average daily rate
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£323 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.41% -3.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £170 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £288 £288
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £27.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +20.00%
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
530 540 756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.26% 36.56% 40.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 314 407
Average daily rate £325 £320 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 31 14
Average hourly rate £50.00 £27.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% +44.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -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 19 September 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 19 September 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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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 -34 25 £350 +16.47% 30
Huddersfield - 1 £320 - 2
Bradford - - - - 4
Castleford - - - - 1
Halifax - - - - 4
Otley - - - - 1
Wakefield - - - - 5
Wetherby - - - - 2
PHP
Yorkshire

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 88 (49.16%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (32.96%) JavaScript
3 56 (31.28%) HTML
4 53 (29.61%) CSS
5 52 (29.05%) Java
6 49 (27.37%) MVC
6 49 (27.37%) Zend
7 46 (25.70%) TDD
8 43 (24.02%) MySQL
9 37 (20.67%) Linux
10 35 (19.55%) Apache
11 29 (16.20%) Ruby
11 29 (16.20%) Symfony
12 26 (14.53%) jQuery
12 26 (14.53%) Software Engineering
12 26 (14.53%) OO
13 25 (13.97%) OOP
13 25 (13.97%) E-Commerce
14 24 (13.41%) Web Services
14 24 (13.41%) Open Source
15 23 (12.85%) C++
16 22 (12.29%) Redis
17 20 (11.17%) Selenium
17 20 (11.17%) C#
17 20 (11.17%) LAMP
18 19 (10.61%) PostgreSQL
18 19 (10.61%) Internet
18 19 (10.61%) PHP5
18 19 (10.61%) HTML5
19 18 (10.06%) Amazon AWS

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 35 (19.55%) Apache
2 18 (10.06%) Tomcat
3 12 (6.70%) Drupal
4 9 (5.03%) Node.js
5 7 (3.91%) CMS
6 5 (2.79%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.79%) Moodle
7 4 (2.23%) WordPress
7 4 (2.23%) SugarCRM
8 2 (1.12%) nginx
9 1 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.56%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 13 (7.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.06%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.12%) Route 53
2 2 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.12%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.61%) Internet
2 16 (8.94%) OpenLDAP
3 11 (6.15%) DNS
4 7 (3.91%) TCP/IP
5 6 (3.35%) SSL
6 4 (2.23%) SSH
7 3 (1.68%) LDAP
7 3 (1.68%) HTTP
7 3 (1.68%) Firewall
7 3 (1.68%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (1.68%) Network Security
8 2 (1.12%) DHCP
9 1 (0.56%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (24.02%) MySQL
2 22 (12.29%) Redis
3 19 (10.61%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (5.59%) SQL Server
5 6 (3.35%) MongoDB
5 6 (3.35%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.35%) Couchbase
5 6 (3.35%) SimpleDB
6 5 (2.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.12%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.56%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.56%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 20 (11.17%) Selenium
2 17 (9.50%) JMeter
3 11 (6.15%) Git (software)
4 10 (5.59%) WebDriver
4 10 (5.59%) Cucumber
5 8 (4.47%) SoapUI
5 8 (4.47%) Jenkins
5 8 (4.47%) JBehave
5 8 (4.47%) Subversion
6 6 (3.35%) Behat
7 5 (2.79%) Visual Studio
8 4 (2.23%) Bazaar
8 4 (2.23%) Mercurial
9 3 (1.68%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.68%) Hudson
10 1 (0.56%) JUnit
10 1 (0.56%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.56%) Firebug
10 1 (0.56%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 2 (1.12%) Telecoms
1 2 (1.12%) Games
2 1 (0.56%) Retail
2 1 (0.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 102 (56.98%) Developer
2 79 (44.13%) PHP Developer
3 33 (18.44%) Web Developer
4 25 (13.97%) PHP Web Developer
5 19 (10.61%) Software Engineer
5 19 (10.61%) Architect
6 16 (8.94%) Technical Architect
6 16 (8.94%) Analyst
7 15 (8.38%) Tester
7 15 (8.38%) Cloud Engineer
8 13 (7.26%) Cloud Software Engineer
9 12 (6.70%) PHP Zend Developer
9 12 (6.70%) Test Analyst
10 8 (4.47%) Automation Tester
10 8 (4.47%) Front-End Developer
11 7 (3.91%) DevOps Engineer
11 7 (3.91%) Magento Developer
12 6 (3.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 5 (2.79%) Test Engineer
14 4 (2.23%) PHP Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (31.28%) HTML
2 53 (29.61%) CSS
3 29 (16.20%) Symfony
4 26 (14.53%) jQuery
5 24 (13.41%) Web Services
6 20 (11.17%) LAMP
7 19 (10.61%) HTML5
8 14 (7.82%) CodeIgniter
9 11 (6.15%) .NET
9 11 (6.15%) CSS3
10 9 (5.03%) XML
11 7 (3.91%) ASP.NET
11 7 (3.91%) SOAP
12 6 (3.35%) Zend Framework
13 5 (2.79%) AngularJS
13 5 (2.79%) Sass
14 3 (1.68%) XHTML
14 3 (1.68%) Ajax
14 3 (1.68%) RESTful
14 3 (1.68%) MooTools
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.41%) Open Source
2 10 (5.59%) Reference Data
3 9 (5.03%) Data Integration
4 8 (4.47%) Client/Server
5 5 (2.79%) User Experience
6 3 (1.68%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.68%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.12%) iPhone
7 2 (1.12%) NHS
8 1 (0.56%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.56%) RIA
8 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 37 (20.67%) Linux
2 6 (3.35%) Mac OS
2 6 (3.35%) Windows
3 5 (2.79%) UNIX
3 5 (2.79%) Android
4 2 (1.12%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (49.16%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (27.37%) MVC
3 46 (25.70%) TDD
4 26 (14.53%) Software Engineering
4 26 (14.53%) OO
5 25 (13.97%) OOP
5 25 (13.97%) E-Commerce
6 17 (9.50%) Performance Testing
6 17 (9.50%) BDD
7 14 (7.82%) Validation
8 12 (6.70%) DevOps
8 12 (6.70%) Scrum
9 11 (6.15%) Web Development
9 11 (6.15%) Data Modelling
9 11 (6.15%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (6.15%) Data Architecture
10 10 (5.59%) Test Automation
11 9 (5.03%) Configuration Management
12 8 (4.47%) User Stories
12 8 (4.47%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (32.96%) JavaScript
2 52 (29.05%) Java
3 29 (16.20%) Ruby
4 23 (12.85%) C++
5 20 (11.17%) C#
6 19 (10.61%) PHP5
7 17 (9.50%) Python
8 16 (8.94%) SQL
9 10 (5.59%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.79%) VB.NET
10 5 (2.79%) Perl
11 4 (2.23%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.23%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (4.47%) ISEB
2 4 (2.23%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.68%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (5.59%) Puppet
1 10 (5.59%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (5.03%) Salt
3 3 (1.68%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.12%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.56%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.56%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.56%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 49 (27.37%) Zend
2 17 (9.50%) Red Hat
3 4 (2.23%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.68%) Symantec
4 3 (1.68%) McAfee
4 3 (1.68%) Websense
4 3 (1.68%) Juniper
4 3 (1.68%) Cisco
4 3 (1.68%) Blue Coat
5 2 (1.12%) Oracle
6 1 (0.56%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.56%) VMware
6 1 (0.56%) Sony
6 1 (0.56%) Appcelerator
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