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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 38 51 32
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -19
Contract jobs citing PHP 130 101 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.51% 3.42% 4.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.82% 8.82% 13.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 79 75
Median daily rate £360 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £275 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £505 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £318 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.36% -2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £25.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-38.00% -18.03%
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
1324 1145 828
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 45.96% 38.80% 36.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 890 780 493
Median daily rate £400 £330 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £276 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 23
Median hourly rate £19.38 £40.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.56% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £30.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £31.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +6 77 £375 +7.14% 62
South Yorkshire +16 34 £329 -4.71% 15
North Yorkshire +5 11 £338 +11.57% 6
East Yorkshire -2 2 £450 +20.00% 3
Humberside - 1 £155 -
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 170 (64.15%) JavaScript
2 111 (41.89%) HTML
3 108 (40.75%) Agile Software Development
4 95 (35.85%) CSS
5 84 (31.70%) MySQL
6 75 (28.30%) Java
7 73 (27.55%) Web Development
8 57 (21.51%) Linux
9 48 (18.11%) HTML5
10 45 (16.98%) Git (software)
11 44 (16.60%) Python
12 42 (15.85%) Scrum
13 41 (15.47%) SQL
14 38 (14.34%) MVC
14 38 (14.34%) Laravel
15 37 (13.96%) RESTful
16 35 (13.21%) CRM
17 34 (12.83%) jQuery
18 33 (12.45%) CMS
19 32 (12.08%) Games
20 31 (11.70%) OO
20 31 (11.70%) CSS3
21 30 (11.32%) RabbitMQ
22 29 (10.94%) Digital Media
22 29 (10.94%) AngularJS
23 28 (10.57%) High Availability
23 28 (10.57%) Drupal
24 27 (10.19%) ERP
24 27 (10.19%) Network Security
25 26 (9.81%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 33 (12.45%) CMS
2 28 (10.57%) Drupal
3 26 (9.81%) Apache
4 19 (7.17%) WordPress
5 10 (3.77%) Joomla!
6 8 (3.02%) Apache Solr
7 7 (2.64%) Tomcat
8 6 (2.26%) Confluence
8 6 (2.26%) nginx
8 6 (2.26%) SharePoint
9 5 (1.89%) Cloud Foundry
9 5 (1.89%) GlassFish
9 5 (1.89%) OpenStack
9 5 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (1.13%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.75%) SAS
11 2 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.38%) ExpressionEngine
12 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (1.89%) InfoPath
2 4 (1.51%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 22 (8.30%) Magento
2 3 (1.13%) BigMachines
2 3 (1.13%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.53%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.13%) Office 365
4 3 (1.13%) SaaS
5 2 (0.75%) GitHub
6 1 (0.38%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.38%) IaaS
6 1 (0.38%) Sage Pay
6 1 (0.38%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 27 (10.19%) Network Security
2 10 (3.77%) Firewall
2 10 (3.77%) Internet
3 9 (3.40%) DNS
3 9 (3.40%) LDAP
4 5 (1.89%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 5 (1.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (1.13%) MPLS
5 3 (1.13%) Skype
6 2 (0.75%) DHCP
6 2 (0.75%) DSL
6 2 (0.75%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.75%) iSCSI
6 2 (0.75%) SAN
6 2 (0.75%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (0.75%) VPN
6 2 (0.75%) VRRP
6 2 (0.75%) WAN
7 1 (0.38%) NAS
7 1 (0.38%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (31.70%) MySQL
2 20 (7.55%) SQL Server
3 13 (4.91%) MongoDB
4 9 (3.40%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (2.64%) Relational Database
5 7 (2.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (2.26%) Redis
7 4 (1.51%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.51%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.51%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.13%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.13%) DB2
9 1 (0.38%) Big Data
9 1 (0.38%) Informix
9 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 45 (16.98%) Git (software)
2 23 (8.68%) Jenkins
3 14 (5.28%) PHPUnit
4 8 (3.02%) JIRA
4 8 (3.02%) Mercurial
4 8 (3.02%) Subversion
5 7 (2.64%) Cucumber
5 7 (2.64%) Gitweb
5 7 (2.64%) Selenium
5 7 (2.64%) Visual Studio
6 5 (1.89%) Maven
7 4 (1.51%) WebDriver
8 3 (1.13%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.75%) Hudson
9 2 (0.75%) JMeter
10 1 (0.38%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.38%) Protractor
10 1 (0.38%) Xdebug
General
1 32 (12.08%) Games
2 14 (5.28%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.40%) Marketing
4 8 (3.02%) Finance
5 6 (2.26%) Billing
6 2 (0.75%) Advertising
6 2 (0.75%) Online Betting
7 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.38%) Banking
7 1 (0.38%) iGaming
7 1 (0.38%) Interactive Media
7 1 (0.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 191 (72.08%) Developer
2 122 (46.04%) PHP Developer
3 41 (15.47%) JavaScript Developer
4 25 (9.43%) Python Developer
5 21 (7.92%) Drupal Developer
6 20 (7.55%) HTML Developer
7 19 (7.17%) Java Developer
8 16 (6.04%) Web Developer
9 13 (4.91%) DevOps Engineer
9 13 (4.91%) HTML CSS Developer
10 12 (4.53%) Magento Developer
10 12 (4.53%) Senior Developer
11 11 (4.15%) Architect
12 10 (3.77%) PHP Magento Developer
13 9 (3.40%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 9 (3.40%) Linux Developer
13 9 (3.40%) MySQL Developer
13 9 (3.40%) PHP MySQL Developer
14 8 (3.02%) Senior PHP Developer
14 8 (3.02%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (41.89%) HTML
2 95 (35.85%) CSS
3 48 (18.11%) HTML5
4 38 (14.34%) Laravel
5 37 (13.96%) RESTful
6 34 (12.83%) jQuery
7 31 (11.70%) CSS3
8 30 (11.32%) RabbitMQ
9 29 (10.94%) AngularJS
10 26 (9.81%) .NET
10 26 (9.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 25 (9.43%) Symfony
12 21 (7.92%) LAMP
13 19 (7.17%) Node.js
14 18 (6.79%) XML
15 17 (6.42%) Ajax
16 14 (5.28%) React
17 12 (4.53%) ASP.NET
17 12 (4.53%) CodeIgniter
18 11 (4.15%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.94%) Digital Media
2 26 (9.81%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (6.04%) User Experience
4 14 (5.28%) Mobile App
5 13 (4.91%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.89%) NHS
7 3 (1.13%) CMDB
7 3 (1.13%) Social Media
8 2 (0.75%) CLARiiON
8 2 (0.75%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.75%) e-Learning
8 2 (0.75%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.75%) Fintech
8 2 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.75%) IBM XIV
8 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Licensing
8 2 (0.75%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (0.75%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.38%) Clustering
9 1 (0.38%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 57 (21.51%) Linux
2 10 (3.77%) Unix
3 8 (3.02%) Android
3 8 (3.02%) Apple iOS
3 8 (3.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (3.02%) Windows
4 5 (1.89%) CentOS
4 5 (1.89%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.75%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (40.75%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (27.55%) Web Development
3 42 (15.85%) Scrum
4 38 (14.34%) MVC
5 35 (13.21%) CRM
6 31 (11.70%) OO
7 28 (10.57%) High Availability
8 27 (10.19%) ERP
9 25 (9.43%) Unit Testing
10 24 (9.06%) E-Commerce
10 24 (9.06%) TDD
11 22 (8.30%) Front End Development
12 19 (7.17%) DevOps
13 18 (6.79%) Continuous Integration
14 17 (6.42%) Open Source
15 16 (6.04%) Software Engineering
16 15 (5.66%) OO PHP
16 15 (5.66%) OOP
17 14 (5.28%) Performance Tuning
17 14 (5.28%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 170 (64.15%) JavaScript
2 75 (28.30%) Java
3 44 (16.60%) Python
4 41 (15.47%) SQL
5 19 (7.17%) PHP 5
6 12 (4.53%) Ruby
7 9 (3.40%) C#
8 8 (3.02%) Bash Shell
9 7 (2.64%) C
10 4 (1.51%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.13%) Apex Code
11 3 (1.13%) VB
12 2 (0.75%) Perl
12 2 (0.75%) Scala
12 2 (0.75%) VB6
13 1 (0.38%) ANSI SQL
13 1 (0.38%) C++
13 1 (0.38%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.38%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (4.15%) Degree
2 6 (2.26%) ISEB
3 3 (1.13%) CCNP
3 3 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.13%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (0.75%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.75%) CCDE
4 2 (0.75%) CCIE
4 2 (0.75%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.38%) CCNA
5 1 (0.38%) CCSP
5 1 (0.38%) CISSP
5 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.64%) QA
System Software
1 10 (3.77%) Varnish
1 10 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.89%) NFS
2 5 (1.89%) Squid
3 4 (1.51%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.13%) Docker
5 1 (0.38%) vCloud
5 1 (0.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.38%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (3.40%) Puppet
3 7 (2.64%) Ansible
3 7 (2.64%) Nagios
4 6 (2.26%) Graphite
5 5 (1.89%) Grafana
5 5 (1.89%) Graylog
5 5 (1.89%) HAProxy
5 5 (1.89%) Icinga
5 5 (1.89%) StatsD
5 5 (1.89%) Terraform
6 3 (1.13%) Data Guard
6 3 (1.13%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.75%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.75%) vMotion
8 1 (0.38%) Cacti
8 1 (0.38%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (0.38%) Opsview
8 1 (0.38%) Salt
8 1 (0.38%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 25 (9.43%) Zend
2 17 (6.42%) Oracle
3 15 (5.66%) Microsoft
4 13 (4.91%) Red Hat
4 13 (4.91%) VMware
5 6 (2.26%) F5
5 6 (2.26%) Palo Alto
5 6 (2.26%) Xamarin
6 5 (1.89%) New Relic
7 4 (1.51%) HP
8 3 (1.13%) Cisco
8 3 (1.13%) Dell
8 3 (1.13%) Google
8 3 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.13%) ServiceNow
8 3 (1.13%) Siebel
9 2 (0.75%) Facebook
9 2 (0.75%) NETGEAR
9 2 (0.75%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.75%) Twitter
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