The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 48 55 69
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +14
Contract jobs citing PHP 106 116 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.75% 3.64% 2.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.38% 8.90% 6.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 85 38
Median daily rate £340 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £485 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -43.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -30.00%
PHP
England

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

Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1265 1304 802
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 44.81% 40.86% 32.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 853 886 485
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 16 18
Median hourly rate £38.50 £21.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+79.06% -14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.02 £12.05 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +11.42%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

PHP
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

PHP
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -11 63 £325 -7.14% 66
South Yorkshire +16 31 £340 -9.33% 20
North Yorkshire -3 8 £338 +19.36% 12
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 176 (73.03%) JavaScript
2 136 (56.43%) HTML
3 115 (47.72%) CSS
4 80 (33.20%) Agile Software Development
5 78 (32.37%) MySQL
6 76 (31.54%) Java
7 63 (26.14%) Web Development
8 58 (24.07%) HTML5
9 48 (19.92%) Scrum
10 47 (19.50%) Linux
11 44 (18.26%) MVC
12 41 (17.01%) Git (software)
13 40 (16.60%) Python
14 39 (16.18%) Laravel
15 33 (13.69%) Symfony
16 31 (12.86%) Unit Testing
16 31 (12.86%) OO
16 31 (12.86%) CSS3
16 31 (12.86%) RESTful
17 30 (12.45%) SQL
17 30 (12.45%) CMS
18 29 (12.03%) jQuery
18 29 (12.03%) E-Commerce
18 29 (12.03%) RabbitMQ
19 28 (11.62%) OOP
19 28 (11.62%) Drupal
20 23 (9.54%) WordPress
20 23 (9.54%) High Availability
20 23 (9.54%) AngularJS
20 23 (9.54%) DevOps

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 30 (12.45%) CMS
2 28 (11.62%) Drupal
3 23 (9.54%) WordPress
4 16 (6.64%) Apache
5 13 (5.39%) Confluence
6 12 (4.98%) nginx
7 8 (3.32%) Apache Solr
7 8 (3.32%) Tomcat
8 7 (2.90%) Joomla!
9 6 (2.49%) Cloud Foundry
9 6 (2.49%) GlassFish
9 6 (2.49%) OpenStack
10 5 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (2.07%) SharePoint
11 4 (1.66%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (1.66%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (1.66%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.83%) Magnolia
12 2 (0.83%) SAS
13 1 (0.41%) GeoServer
Applications
1 5 (2.07%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.66%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.41%) MS Office
3 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 18 (7.47%) Magento
2 1 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.98%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.83%) GitHub
3 2 (0.83%) Office 365
4 1 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.41%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.41%) IaaS
4 1 (0.41%) Slack
4 1 (0.41%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.30%) Network Security
2 12 (4.98%) Firewall
2 12 (4.98%) LDAP
3 11 (4.56%) DNS
4 10 (4.15%) Internet
5 6 (2.49%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 6 (2.49%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (1.24%) DHCP
6 3 (1.24%) MPLS
6 3 (1.24%) Skype
7 2 (0.83%) DSL
7 2 (0.83%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.83%) Intranet
7 2 (0.83%) iSCSI
7 2 (0.83%) SAN
7 2 (0.83%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (0.83%) VRRP
8 1 (0.41%) iBeacon
8 1 (0.41%) OpenFlow
8 1 (0.41%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (32.37%) MySQL
2 16 (6.64%) SQL Server
3 13 (5.39%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (3.32%) MongoDB
5 7 (2.90%) Redis
6 6 (2.49%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.83%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.83%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.41%) Big Data
9 1 (0.41%) DB2
9 1 (0.41%) Informix
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 41 (17.01%) Git (software)
2 16 (6.64%) JIRA
3 14 (5.81%) Jenkins
4 11 (4.56%) Subversion
5 8 (3.32%) Gitweb
5 8 (3.32%) Mercurial
6 6 (2.49%) Hudson
7 5 (2.07%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.07%) Visual Studio
8 4 (1.66%) Grunt
8 4 (1.66%) PHPUnit
8 4 (1.66%) Selenium
9 3 (1.24%) gulp
10 2 (0.83%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.41%) git-flow
11 1 (0.41%) JMeter
11 1 (0.41%) Karma Test Runner
11 1 (0.41%) Protractor
11 1 (0.41%) Xdebug
General
1 20 (8.30%) Games
2 10 (4.15%) Marketing
3 7 (2.90%) Billing
3 7 (2.90%) Finance
3 7 (2.90%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.83%) Advertising
5 1 (0.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 174 (72.20%) Developer
2 112 (46.47%) PHP Developer
3 35 (14.52%) JavaScript Developer
4 21 (8.71%) Drupal Developer
5 19 (7.88%) HTML Developer
6 18 (7.47%) DevOps Engineer
6 18 (7.47%) Java Developer
6 18 (7.47%) Python Developer
7 17 (7.05%) Web Developer
8 13 (5.39%) HTML CSS Developer
9 11 (4.56%) Architect
9 11 (4.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 10 (4.15%) Consultant
10 10 (4.15%) MySQL Developer
10 10 (4.15%) PHP Laravel Developer
10 10 (4.15%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 8 (3.32%) Magento Developer
11 8 (3.32%) PHP Symfony Developer
11 8 (3.32%) Symfony Developer
12 7 (2.90%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (56.43%) HTML
2 115 (47.72%) CSS
3 58 (24.07%) HTML5
4 39 (16.18%) Laravel
5 33 (13.69%) Symfony
6 31 (12.86%) CSS3
6 31 (12.86%) RESTful
7 29 (12.03%) jQuery
7 29 (12.03%) RabbitMQ
8 23 (9.54%) AngularJS
9 22 (9.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 21 (8.71%) Ajax
11 18 (7.47%) Node.js
11 18 (7.47%) Web Services
12 17 (7.05%) XML
13 16 (6.64%) CodeIgniter
13 16 (6.64%) LAMP
14 15 (6.22%) .NET
15 13 (5.39%) XHTML
16 11 (4.56%) React
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.71%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (8.30%) Digital Media
3 18 (7.47%) Computer Science
4 15 (6.22%) User Experience
5 13 (5.39%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.07%) Fintech
7 3 (1.24%) CMDB
7 3 (1.24%) PKI
7 3 (1.24%) Smartcard
7 3 (1.24%) Social Media
8 2 (0.83%) CLARiiON
8 2 (0.83%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.83%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.83%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.83%) IBM XIV
8 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Licensing
8 2 (0.83%) NHS
8 2 (0.83%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.83%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (0.83%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 47 (19.50%) Linux
2 11 (4.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (4.15%) Windows
4 9 (3.73%) Android
4 9 (3.73%) Apple iOS
5 8 (3.32%) CentOS
6 7 (2.90%) Unix
7 4 (1.66%) Windows Server
8 3 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.83%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (33.20%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (26.14%) Web Development
3 48 (19.92%) Scrum
4 44 (18.26%) MVC
5 31 (12.86%) OO
5 31 (12.86%) Unit Testing
6 29 (12.03%) E-Commerce
7 28 (11.62%) OOP
8 23 (9.54%) DevOps
8 23 (9.54%) High Availability
9 22 (9.13%) CRM
9 22 (9.13%) Front End Development
10 21 (8.71%) TDD
11 20 (8.30%) ERP
12 19 (7.88%) Open Source
13 14 (5.81%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (5.81%) Software Engineering
14 12 (4.98%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (4.98%) Performance Tuning
14 12 (4.98%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 176 (73.03%) JavaScript
2 76 (31.54%) Java
3 40 (16.60%) Python
4 30 (12.45%) SQL
5 10 (4.15%) Ruby
6 9 (3.73%) C#
7 8 (3.32%) Bash Shell
8 7 (2.90%) C
8 7 (2.90%) PHP 5
9 3 (1.24%) C++
10 2 (0.83%) Perl
10 2 (0.83%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.83%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.83%) Scala
10 2 (0.83%) VB
11 1 (0.41%) ANSI SQL
11 1 (0.41%) Go
11 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (6.64%) Degree
2 6 (2.49%) CCNP
2 6 (2.49%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.24%) MCSE
3 3 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.24%) RHCE
3 3 (1.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.83%) CCDE
4 2 (0.83%) CCIE
4 2 (0.83%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.41%) CCNA
5 1 (0.41%) CCSP
5 1 (0.41%) CISSP
5 1 (0.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.90%) QA
2 3 (1.24%) HL7
System Software
1 10 (4.15%) Varnish
1 10 (4.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.49%) NFS
2 6 (2.49%) Squid
3 4 (1.66%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.24%) Docker
4 3 (1.24%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.83%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.83%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.41%) vCloud
6 1 (0.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (5.81%) Puppet
2 13 (5.39%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (4.56%) Ansible
4 8 (3.32%) Nagios
5 7 (2.90%) Graphite
6 6 (2.49%) Grafana
6 6 (2.49%) Graylog
6 6 (2.49%) HAProxy
6 6 (2.49%) Icinga
6 6 (2.49%) StatsD
6 6 (2.49%) Terraform
7 2 (0.83%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.83%) vMotion
8 1 (0.41%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (0.41%) Opsview
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.41%) Salt
8 1 (0.41%) SCCM
8 1 (0.41%) SCOM
8 1 (0.41%) vRealize
Vendors
1 19 (7.88%) Red Hat
2 15 (6.22%) Microsoft
3 14 (5.81%) Zend
4 12 (4.98%) VMware
5 10 (4.15%) Oracle
6 7 (2.90%) F5
6 7 (2.90%) Palo Alto
7 6 (2.49%) New Relic
7 6 (2.49%) Xamarin
8 4 (1.66%) HP
8 4 (1.66%) Sitecore
9 3 (1.24%) Cisco
9 3 (1.24%) Dell
9 3 (1.24%) Google
9 3 (1.24%) ServiceNow
9 3 (1.24%) Twitter
10 2 (0.83%) Adobe
10 2 (0.83%) EMC
10 2 (0.83%) Facebook
10 2 (0.83%) IBM
Middlesbrough, Yorkshire
Edissero Ltd
Rate: £Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £330 - £430 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
Venn Group
Rate: £190 - £200 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
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Oscar
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago