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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PHP 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Westminster 3.08% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.25% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £30.20 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-50.33% -13.71%
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
32 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Westminster 49.23% 22.22% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 2 3
Median daily rate £440 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.36% +11.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

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 5 May 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Grunt
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 3 (100.00%) Twig
1 3 (100.00%) gulp
2 2 (66.67%) Jasmine
2 2 (66.67%) Sass
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Mocha
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) WAI
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Zend
3 1 (33.33%) Zend Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Django
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (33.33%) Progressive Enhancement
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Behat
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (33.33%) Confluence

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 (33.33%) Confluence
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Grunt
1 3 (100.00%) gulp
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Jasmine
2 2 (66.67%) Mocha
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Developer
2 1 (33.33%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) HTML Developer
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Twig
2 2 (66.67%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) Behat
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Django
3 1 (33.33%) Zend Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Progressive Enhancement
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (33.33%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Zend