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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
England / Yorkshire
Rank 37 54 50
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -4
Contract jobs citing PHP 96 90 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.45% 3.19% 3.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.29% 7.85% 10.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 66 59
Median daily rate £400 £313 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-12.67% +82.05%

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
933 1146 890
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 43.21% 40.62% 34.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 624 755 584
Median daily rate £400 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 12
Median hourly rate £20.97 £32.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.47% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £15.46 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 +40 86 £400 +31.14% 70
South Yorkshire -16 6 £350 +16.66% 12
North Yorkshire +3 1 - - 18
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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.

1 105 (61.76%) JavaScript
2 76 (44.71%) HTML
3 73 (42.94%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (40.00%) Java
5 67 (39.41%) MySQL
6 65 (38.24%) CSS
7 48 (28.24%) Symfony
8 43 (25.29%) MVC
9 41 (24.12%) Linux
10 39 (22.94%) Python
10 39 (22.94%) Apache
11 37 (21.76%) SQL
12 34 (20.00%) HTML5
13 31 (18.24%) AngularJS
14 30 (17.65%) Git (software)
14 30 (17.65%) TDD
15 27 (15.88%) LAMP
15 27 (15.88%) jQuery
16 26 (15.29%) MongoDB
16 26 (15.29%) Laravel
16 26 (15.29%) Redis
17 23 (13.53%) Amazon AWS
17 23 (13.53%) Web Development
18 22 (12.94%) Zend
18 22 (12.94%) CSS3
19 21 (12.35%) Scrum
19 21 (12.35%) RESTful
20 20 (11.76%) Software Engineering
20 20 (11.76%) Web Services
21 19 (11.18%) PostgreSQL

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 39 (22.94%) Apache
2 13 (7.65%) CMS
2 13 (7.65%) Tomcat
2 13 (7.65%) WordPress
3 9 (5.29%) Drupal
4 8 (4.71%) Confluence
5 6 (3.53%) OpenStack
5 6 (3.53%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.94%) Apache Spark
6 5 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (2.94%) nginx
7 3 (1.76%) Plone
7 3 (1.76%) SilverStripe
8 2 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.18%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.59%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.59%) concrete5
9 1 (0.59%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.59%) Moodle
9 1 (0.59%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.18%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.59%) MS Office
3 1 (0.59%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.94%) Magento
2 3 (1.76%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.59%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 23 (13.53%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
2 10 (5.88%) IaaS
3 9 (5.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (4.71%) Loggly
4 8 (4.71%) Sumo Logic
5 3 (1.76%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.18%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (1.18%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.18%) SaaS
7 1 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.59%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.59%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.59%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.59%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.24%) HTTP
2 12 (7.06%) Internet
3 11 (6.47%) OpenLDAP
4 7 (4.12%) DNS
4 7 (4.12%) Network Security
5 5 (2.94%) Intranet
6 4 (2.35%) AMQP
6 4 (2.35%) Firewall
7 2 (1.18%) LDAP
8 1 (0.59%) DHCP
8 1 (0.59%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (0.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (0.59%) iBeacon
8 1 (0.59%) OpenFlow
8 1 (0.59%) SMS
8 1 (0.59%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (39.41%) MySQL
2 26 (15.29%) MongoDB
2 26 (15.29%) Redis
3 19 (11.18%) NoSQL
3 19 (11.18%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (6.47%) Relational Database
5 8 (4.71%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (4.12%) Riak
7 5 (2.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 5 (2.94%) Hadoop
7 5 (2.94%) HBase
7 5 (2.94%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.18%) Informix
8 2 (1.18%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.59%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.59%) GIS
Development Applications
1 30 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 16 (9.41%) Jenkins
3 13 (7.65%) PHPUnit
4 12 (7.06%) JIRA
4 12 (7.06%) JMeter
5 11 (6.47%) Grunt
6 10 (5.88%) Maven
7 9 (5.29%) Vagrant
8 7 (4.12%) Selenium
9 3 (1.76%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.76%) Hudson
9 3 (1.76%) WebDriver
10 2 (1.18%) Mockito
10 2 (1.18%) Subversion
10 2 (1.18%) TestNG
10 2 (1.18%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.59%) TestComplete
11 1 (0.59%) WatiN
11 1 (0.59%) WATIR
General
1 7 (4.12%) Advertising
2 4 (2.35%) Games
3 3 (1.76%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.18%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.59%) Banking
5 1 (0.59%) Billing
5 1 (0.59%) Finance
5 1 (0.59%) iGaming
5 1 (0.59%) Marketing
5 1 (0.59%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 115 (67.65%) Developer
2 81 (47.65%) PHP Developer
3 22 (12.94%) Architect
4 16 (9.41%) MySQL Developer
4 16 (9.41%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 11 (6.47%) JavaScript Developer
6 10 (5.88%) Technical Architect
7 9 (5.29%) Java Developer
7 9 (5.29%) Web Developer
8 8 (4.71%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (4.71%) UI Developer
9 7 (4.12%) Consultant
9 7 (4.12%) PHP Symfony Developer
9 7 (4.12%) Symfony Developer
10 6 (3.53%) Development Engineer
10 6 (3.53%) Software Development Engineer
10 6 (3.53%) Software Engineer
11 5 (2.94%) PHP Web Developer
11 5 (2.94%) Tester
11 5 (2.94%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (44.71%) HTML
2 65 (38.24%) CSS
3 48 (28.24%) Symfony
4 34 (20.00%) HTML5
5 31 (18.24%) AngularJS
6 27 (15.88%) jQuery
6 27 (15.88%) LAMP
7 26 (15.29%) Laravel
8 22 (12.94%) CSS3
9 21 (12.35%) RESTful
10 20 (11.76%) Web Services
11 19 (11.18%) Node.js
12 17 (10.00%) LAPP Stack
13 16 (9.41%) XML
14 10 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
14 10 (5.88%) React
15 9 (5.29%) .NET
15 9 (5.29%) Spring
16 8 (4.71%) Django
16 8 (4.71%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.12%) NHS
2 5 (2.94%) Replication
2 5 (2.94%) User Experience
3 4 (2.35%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.76%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.76%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.76%) Digital Media
4 3 (1.76%) Fintech
5 2 (1.18%) Clustering
5 2 (1.18%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.18%) RIA
6 1 (0.59%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.59%) FMCG
6 1 (0.59%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.59%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.59%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.59%) Social Media
6 1 (0.59%) Social Network
6 1 (0.59%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 1 (0.59%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 41 (24.12%) Linux
2 7 (4.12%) Windows
3 5 (2.94%) CoreOS
4 4 (2.35%) CentOS
4 4 (2.35%) Unix
5 2 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.59%) Android
6 1 (0.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (42.94%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (25.29%) MVC
3 30 (17.65%) TDD
4 23 (13.53%) Web Development
5 21 (12.35%) Scrum
6 20 (11.76%) Software Engineering
7 16 (9.41%) E-Commerce
7 16 (9.41%) Unit Testing
8 15 (8.82%) DevOps
8 15 (8.82%) Open Source
9 13 (7.65%) OOP
10 12 (7.06%) BDD
11 11 (6.47%) Load Balancing
11 11 (6.47%) OO
11 11 (6.47%) Performance Testing
12 8 (4.71%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (4.71%) Front End Development
12 8 (4.71%) SDLC
12 8 (4.71%) Technical Architecture
13 7 (4.12%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 105 (61.76%) JavaScript
2 68 (40.00%) Java
3 39 (22.94%) Python
4 37 (21.76%) SQL
5 12 (7.06%) C#
6 11 (6.47%) Bash Shell
7 6 (3.53%) PHP 5
7 6 (3.53%) Ruby
8 5 (2.94%) C++
8 5 (2.94%) Scala
9 4 (2.35%) Go
10 1 (0.59%) C
10 1 (0.59%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (0.59%) Korn
10 1 (0.59%) Perl
10 1 (0.59%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.59%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (4.12%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.76%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.59%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.59%) Degree
3 1 (0.59%) ISEB
3 1 (0.59%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.18%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (1.18%) QA
2 1 (0.59%) Data Quality
System Software
1 19 (11.18%) Docker
2 7 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.94%) HDFS
3 5 (2.94%) VirtualBox
4 2 (1.18%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.59%) NFS
5 1 (0.59%) Squid
5 1 (0.59%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (9.41%) Nagios
2 15 (8.82%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (7.65%) Puppet
4 12 (7.06%) Ansible
5 11 (6.47%) Salt
6 8 (4.71%) ZABBIX
7 5 (2.94%) Kubernetes
8 2 (1.18%) Graphite
8 2 (1.18%) Piwik
9 1 (0.59%) Grafana
9 1 (0.59%) Graylog
9 1 (0.59%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.59%) Icinga
9 1 (0.59%) Opsview
9 1 (0.59%) Packer
9 1 (0.59%) Plesk
9 1 (0.59%) StatsD
9 1 (0.59%) Terraform
9 1 (0.59%) vRealize
Vendors
1 22 (12.94%) Zend
2 18 (10.59%) Splunk
3 13 (7.65%) Google
4 12 (7.06%) Rackspace
5 11 (6.47%) SaltStack
6 10 (5.88%) New Relic
6 10 (5.88%) Oracle
7 8 (4.71%) Microsoft
8 7 (4.12%) VMware
9 4 (2.35%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.59%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.59%) F5
10 1 (0.59%) Infoblox
10 1 (0.59%) Palo Alto
10 1 (0.59%) Twitter
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