The first table below looks at the demand for PHP5 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 PHP5 over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP 5
Rank 91 93 95
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing PHP5 4 2 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.24% 0.13% 0.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.70% 0.37% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 8
Average daily rate
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£400 £238 £291
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.42% -18.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £206 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £238 £326
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.00
Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
574 540 793
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 34.39% 35.71% 42.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 285 476
Average daily rate £320 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £213 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £434 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 28 22
Average hourly rate £16.00 £27.50 £20.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.81% +31.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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PHP5
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP5 across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP5 Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

PHP5
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PHP5 across the West Yorkshire region.

PHP5 Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

PHP5
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP5 across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

PHP5 Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

PHP5
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PHP5 across the West Yorkshire region.

PHP5 Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

PHP5
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 PHP5 within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 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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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 -3 2 £500 +136.68% 4
Bradford - - - -
Halifax - - - -
Huddersfield - - - - 1
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PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing PHP5 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 PHP5.

1 21 (100.00%) PHP
2 16 (76.19%) OO
3 15 (71.43%) OOP
3 15 (71.43%) MySQL
4 14 (66.67%) CSS
4 14 (66.67%) HTML
4 14 (66.67%) jQuery
5 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
6 11 (52.38%) MVC
6 11 (52.38%) E-Commerce
6 11 (52.38%) Zend
7 8 (38.10%) Web Development
7 8 (38.10%) Magento
7 8 (38.10%) Web Services
7 8 (38.10%) TDD
8 6 (28.57%) HTML5
8 6 (28.57%) Apache
8 6 (28.57%) LAMP
9 5 (23.81%) Internet
9 5 (23.81%) SOAP
9 5 (23.81%) Symfony
9 5 (23.81%) CSS3
9 5 (23.81%) SugarCRM
9 5 (23.81%) Zend Framework
9 5 (23.81%) Moodle
10 4 (19.05%) Ruby
10 4 (19.05%) BDD
10 4 (19.05%) XML
10 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (14.29%) CMS

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing PHP5 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 PHP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (28.57%) Apache
2 5 (23.81%) SugarCRM
2 5 (23.81%) Moodle
3 3 (14.29%) CMS
4 1 (4.76%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (71.43%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) PHPUnit
2 1 (4.76%) Subversion
2 1 (4.76%) Behat
General
1 1 (4.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Developer
2 14 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 12 (57.14%) Web Developer
4 7 (33.33%) PHP Web Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Magento Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Web Applications Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Applications Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Architect
8 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 1 (4.76%) PHP Magento Developer
8 1 (4.76%) PHP Zend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) CSS
1 14 (66.67%) HTML
1 14 (66.67%) jQuery
2 8 (38.10%) Web Services
3 6 (28.57%) HTML5
3 6 (28.57%) LAMP
4 5 (23.81%) SOAP
4 5 (23.81%) Symfony
4 5 (23.81%) CSS3
4 5 (23.81%) Zend Framework
5 4 (19.05%) XML
6 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 2 (9.52%) Sass
8 1 (4.76%) XSLT
8 1 (4.76%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Digital Media
1 1 (4.76%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) OO
2 15 (71.43%) OOP
3 11 (52.38%) MVC
3 11 (52.38%) E-Commerce
4 8 (38.10%) Web Development
4 8 (38.10%) TDD
5 4 (19.05%) BDD
5 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (14.29%) OO PHP
7 2 (9.52%) Web Usability
7 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (4.76%) OWASP
8 1 (4.76%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) PHP
2 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) Ruby
4 3 (14.29%) Python
4 3 (14.29%) C++
4 3 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Zend
2 3 (14.29%) Facebook
2 3 (14.29%) Twitter
2 3 (14.29%) Google