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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 49 51 57
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Contract jobs citing PHP 117 107 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.99% 3.43% 2.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.86% 8.82% 8.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 83 41
Median daily rate £325 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £481 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -46.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £18.75 £33.55
% change year-on-year
-18.66% -44.11%
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
1321 1213 788
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 45.07% 38.90% 33.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 899 812 470
Median daily rate £400 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 17
Median hourly rate £15.00 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.28 £13.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £50.00
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 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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -4 69 £325 -7.14% 48
South Yorkshire +11 34 £320 -14.66% 14
North Yorkshire +2 11 £325 +3.91% 9
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 178 (69.80%) JavaScript
2 122 (47.84%) HTML
3 105 (41.18%) CSS
4 101 (39.61%) Agile Software Development
5 86 (33.73%) Java
6 74 (29.02%) MySQL
7 73 (28.63%) Web Development
8 54 (21.18%) HTML5
9 50 (19.61%) Linux
10 48 (18.82%) Scrum
11 47 (18.43%) Python
12 39 (15.29%) MVC
13 36 (14.12%) Git (software)
14 35 (13.73%) Laravel
15 32 (12.55%) CSS3
15 32 (12.55%) CRM
16 31 (12.16%) OO
16 31 (12.16%) Games
16 31 (12.16%) jQuery
16 31 (12.16%) RabbitMQ
17 30 (11.76%) Digital Media
17 30 (11.76%) RESTful
17 30 (11.76%) SQL
18 29 (11.37%) ERP
18 29 (11.37%) Network Security
19 28 (10.98%) High Availability
19 28 (10.98%) Drupal
19 28 (10.98%) CMS
20 27 (10.59%) Symfony
21 26 (10.20%) Analytical Skills

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 28 (10.98%) CMS
1 28 (10.98%) Drupal
2 21 (8.24%) WordPress
3 14 (5.49%) Apache
4 9 (3.53%) Joomla!
4 9 (3.53%) nginx
5 8 (3.14%) Apache Solr
6 7 (2.75%) Confluence
6 7 (2.75%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.96%) Cloud Foundry
7 5 (1.96%) GlassFish
7 5 (1.96%) OpenStack
7 5 (1.96%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.96%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (1.57%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.57%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.78%) Magnolia
10 2 (0.78%) SAS
11 1 (0.39%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (1.57%) InfoPath
1 4 (1.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.39%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (6.67%) Magento
2 1 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.31%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.18%) Office 365
4 2 (0.78%) GitHub
5 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.39%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.39%) IaaS
5 1 (0.39%) Slack
5 1 (0.39%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 29 (11.37%) Network Security
2 12 (4.71%) LDAP
3 11 (4.31%) Firewall
4 10 (3.92%) DNS
4 10 (3.92%) Internet
5 5 (1.96%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 5 (1.96%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (1.18%) DHCP
6 3 (1.18%) MPLS
6 3 (1.18%) Skype
7 2 (0.78%) DSL
7 2 (0.78%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.78%) Intranet
7 2 (0.78%) iSCSI
7 2 (0.78%) SAN
7 2 (0.78%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (0.78%) VPN
7 2 (0.78%) VRRP
7 2 (0.78%) WAN
8 1 (0.39%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (29.02%) MySQL
2 18 (7.06%) SQL Server
3 10 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (3.53%) MongoDB
5 7 (2.75%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (2.35%) Redis
7 5 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.57%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.57%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.18%) DB2
9 3 (1.18%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.39%) Big Data
11 1 (0.39%) GIS
11 1 (0.39%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 36 (14.12%) Git (software)
2 16 (6.27%) Jenkins
3 9 (3.53%) JIRA
3 9 (3.53%) Subversion
4 8 (3.14%) Cucumber
4 8 (3.14%) Mercurial
4 8 (3.14%) Selenium
5 7 (2.75%) Gitweb
6 6 (2.35%) Hudson
6 6 (2.35%) Visual Studio
7 5 (1.96%) PHPUnit
7 5 (1.96%) WebDriver
8 4 (1.57%) Grunt
9 3 (1.18%) gulp
10 2 (0.78%) JMeter
11 1 (0.39%) Karma Test Runner
11 1 (0.39%) Protractor
11 1 (0.39%) Xdebug
General
1 31 (12.16%) Games
2 11 (4.31%) Telecoms
3 10 (3.92%) Marketing
4 8 (3.14%) Finance
5 7 (2.75%) Billing
6 2 (0.78%) Advertising
6 2 (0.78%) Online Betting
7 1 (0.39%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.39%) iGaming
7 1 (0.39%) Interactive Media
7 1 (0.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 175 (68.63%) Developer
2 106 (41.57%) PHP Developer
3 41 (16.08%) JavaScript Developer
4 22 (8.63%) Python Developer
5 21 (8.24%) Drupal Developer
6 20 (7.84%) Java Developer
7 19 (7.45%) HTML Developer
8 17 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
9 16 (6.27%) Web Developer
10 13 (5.10%) HTML CSS Developer
11 12 (4.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 11 (4.31%) Architect
13 10 (3.92%) Senior Developer
14 8 (3.14%) Magento Developer
15 7 (2.75%) MySQL Developer
15 7 (2.75%) PHP Laravel Developer
15 7 (2.75%) PHP Magento Developer
15 7 (2.75%) PHP MySQL Developer
15 7 (2.75%) PHP Symfony Developer
15 7 (2.75%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (47.84%) HTML
2 105 (41.18%) CSS
3 54 (21.18%) HTML5
4 35 (13.73%) Laravel
5 32 (12.55%) CSS3
6 31 (12.16%) jQuery
6 31 (12.16%) RabbitMQ
7 30 (11.76%) RESTful
8 27 (10.59%) Symfony
9 24 (9.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 22 (8.63%) AngularJS
11 19 (7.45%) .NET
11 19 (7.45%) Node.js
12 18 (7.06%) Ajax
13 15 (5.88%) LAMP
14 14 (5.49%) Web Services
15 13 (5.10%) CodeIgniter
15 13 (5.10%) XML
16 11 (4.31%) React
17 10 (3.92%) Drush
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.76%) Digital Media
2 26 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (7.45%) Computer Science
4 15 (5.88%) Mobile App
4 15 (5.88%) User Experience
5 3 (1.18%) CMDB
5 3 (1.18%) Fintech
5 3 (1.18%) NHS
5 3 (1.18%) PKI
5 3 (1.18%) Smartcard
5 3 (1.18%) Social Media
6 2 (0.78%) CLARiiON
6 2 (0.78%) Data Centre
6 2 (0.78%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (0.78%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (0.78%) IBM XIV
6 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Licensing
6 2 (0.78%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (0.78%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 50 (19.61%) Linux
2 11 (4.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 11 (4.31%) Windows
3 9 (3.53%) Unix
4 8 (3.14%) Android
4 8 (3.14%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.35%) CentOS
6 5 (1.96%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.78%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (39.61%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (28.63%) Web Development
3 48 (18.82%) Scrum
4 39 (15.29%) MVC
5 32 (12.55%) CRM
6 31 (12.16%) OO
7 29 (11.37%) ERP
8 28 (10.98%) High Availability
9 25 (9.80%) Front End Development
9 25 (9.80%) Unit Testing
10 23 (9.02%) E-Commerce
11 22 (8.63%) DevOps
12 21 (8.24%) Open Source
13 20 (7.84%) OOP
14 19 (7.45%) TDD
15 15 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (5.88%) Software Engineering
16 14 (5.49%) Performance Tuning
17 13 (5.10%) SEO
18 12 (4.71%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 178 (69.80%) JavaScript
2 86 (33.73%) Java
3 47 (18.43%) Python
4 30 (11.76%) SQL
5 15 (5.88%) Ruby
6 13 (5.10%) C#
7 7 (2.75%) Bash Shell
7 7 (2.75%) C
8 6 (2.35%) PHP 5
9 4 (1.57%) C++
9 4 (1.57%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.18%) VB
11 2 (0.78%) Perl
11 2 (0.78%) Scala
12 1 (0.39%) ANSI SQL
12 1 (0.39%) Go
12 1 (0.39%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.39%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.39%) VB6
Qualifications
1 19 (7.45%) Degree
2 6 (2.35%) CCNP
2 6 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (2.35%) ISEB
3 4 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.18%) MCSE
4 3 (1.18%) RHCE
4 3 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.78%) CCDE
5 2 (0.78%) CCIE
5 2 (0.78%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.78%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.39%) CCNA
6 1 (0.39%) CCSP
6 1 (0.39%) CISSP
6 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.75%) QA
2 3 (1.18%) HL7
System Software
1 10 (3.92%) Varnish
2 9 (3.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.96%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.96%) NFS
3 5 (1.96%) Squid
4 3 (1.18%) Docker
4 3 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.78%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.39%) vCloud
6 1 (0.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.39%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (5.10%) Puppet
2 12 (4.71%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (3.92%) Ansible
4 7 (2.75%) Nagios
5 6 (2.35%) Graphite
6 5 (1.96%) Grafana
6 5 (1.96%) Graylog
6 5 (1.96%) HAProxy
6 5 (1.96%) Icinga
6 5 (1.96%) StatsD
6 5 (1.96%) Terraform
7 3 (1.18%) Data Guard
7 3 (1.18%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (0.78%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.78%) vMotion
9 1 (0.39%) Cacti
9 1 (0.39%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.39%) SCCM
9 1 (0.39%) SCOM
9 1 (0.39%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 17 (6.67%) Red Hat
2 16 (6.27%) Microsoft
3 14 (5.49%) Zend
4 12 (4.71%) Oracle
4 12 (4.71%) VMware
5 6 (2.35%) F5
5 6 (2.35%) Palo Alto
5 6 (2.35%) Xamarin
6 5 (1.96%) New Relic
6 5 (1.96%) Sitecore
7 4 (1.57%) HP
8 3 (1.18%) Cisco
8 3 (1.18%) Dell
8 3 (1.18%) Google
8 3 (1.18%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.78%) Facebook
9 2 (0.78%) IBM
9 2 (0.78%) NETGEAR
9 2 (0.78%) SonicWALL
9 2 (0.78%) Twitter
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