The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Westminster region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 9 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing PHP 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Westminster 11.76% 5.56% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.22% 12.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Median daily rate £425 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -10.44%
PHP
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Westminster region.

Programming Languages Category
Westminster
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
27 8 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Westminster 52.94% 44.44% 56.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 8 21
Median daily rate £425 £427 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.35% -22.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £325 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Westminster region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Westminster

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Westminster

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Westminster

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Westminster region with a requirement for PHP.

1 19 (90.48%) Scala
2 17 (80.95%) Symfony
2 17 (80.95%) Java
3 16 (76.19%) SC Cleared
3 16 (76.19%) Security Cleared
4 15 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (71.43%) Configuration Management
4 15 (71.43%) GitHub
4 15 (71.43%) REST
4 15 (71.43%) Play Framework
5 14 (66.67%) Node.js
5 14 (66.67%) Web Services
6 13 (61.90%) VMware
6 13 (61.90%) Pair Programming
6 13 (61.90%) Spring
6 13 (61.90%) Git (software)
6 13 (61.90%) Puppet
6 13 (61.90%) Vagrant
6 13 (61.90%) Akka
6 13 (61.90%) Docker
6 13 (61.90%) spray
6 13 (61.90%) Kubernetes
7 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (23.81%) TDD
10 4 (19.05%) Open Source
10 4 (19.05%) Network Design
10 4 (19.05%) API Design
10 4 (19.05%) Microservices
10 4 (19.05%) DevOps

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Westminster by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) CMS
1 1 (4.76%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 15 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (71.43%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
2 2 (9.52%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (61.90%) Git (software)
1 13 (61.90%) Vagrant
2 1 (4.76%) CircleCI
2 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.76%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Senior Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Senior Software Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Software Developer
3 6 (28.57%) PHP Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Java Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Node.js Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Lead Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Lead PHP Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Ruby Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Content Editor
7 1 (4.76%) Designer
7 1 (4.76%) Graphics Programmer
7 1 (4.76%) Programmer
7 1 (4.76%) Python Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Security Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Web Content Editor
7 1 (4.76%) Web Designer
7 1 (4.76%) Web Editor
7 1 (4.76%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (80.95%) Symfony
2 15 (71.43%) Play Framework
2 15 (71.43%) REST
3 14 (66.67%) Node.js
3 14 (66.67%) Web Services
4 13 (61.90%) Akka
4 13 (61.90%) spray
4 13 (61.90%) Spring
5 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 3 (14.29%) CSS
5 3 (14.29%) Ember.js
5 3 (14.29%) HTML
6 2 (9.52%) Ajax
6 2 (9.52%) CSS3
6 2 (9.52%) Django
6 2 (9.52%) HTML5
6 2 (9.52%) JSON
6 2 (9.52%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (4.76%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
1 2 (9.52%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 13 (61.90%) Pair Programming
3 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (23.81%) TDD
6 4 (19.05%) API Design
6 4 (19.05%) DevOps
6 4 (19.05%) Microservices
6 4 (19.05%) Network Design
6 4 (19.05%) Open Source
7 3 (14.29%) OO
7 3 (14.29%) OO PHP
8 2 (9.52%) BDD
8 2 (9.52%) Coaching
8 2 (9.52%) Kanban
8 2 (9.52%) Line Management
8 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
8 2 (9.52%) Prototyping
8 2 (9.52%) Scrum
8 2 (9.52%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) Scala
2 17 (80.95%) Java
3 3 (14.29%) Ruby
4 2 (9.52%) Python
5 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (76.19%) SC Cleared
1 16 (76.19%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (61.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (61.90%) Kubernetes
1 13 (61.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) VMware
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe