The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 47 40 37
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Contract jobs citing PHP 104 96 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.49% 4.10% 4.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.09% 11.35% 12.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 63 68
Average daily rate
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£350 £312 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.17% +15.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £211 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £485 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 4
Average hourly rate - £30.50 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £22.66
% change year-on-year
-19.35% +36.80%
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
1144 846 754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 38.35% 36.09% 36.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 781 502 400
Average daily rate £335 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £227 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £410 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 23 42
Average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £34.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -18 69 £350 +9.37% 69
South Yorkshire -7 17 £333 +58.33% 19
North Yorkshire - 4 £303 - 13
East Yorkshire +1 2 £375 - 2
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing PHP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PHP.

1 128 (64.32%) JavaScript
2 113 (56.78%) HTML
3 105 (52.76%) CSS
4 70 (35.18%) MySQL
5 62 (31.16%) Linux
6 60 (30.15%) Agile Software Development
7 50 (25.13%) Node.js
8 44 (22.11%) HTML5
9 42 (21.11%) jQuery
10 38 (19.10%) Git (software)
11 35 (17.59%) XML
11 35 (17.59%) Apache
12 33 (16.58%) MongoDB
13 32 (16.08%) CSS3
14 31 (15.58%) SQL
14 31 (15.58%) LAMP
15 30 (15.08%) Jenkins
16 28 (14.07%) Java
16 28 (14.07%) Tomcat
16 28 (14.07%) Python
17 26 (13.07%) TDD
17 26 (13.07%) CMS
18 25 (12.56%) DevOps
19 24 (12.06%) Ruby
20 23 (11.56%) AngularJS
20 23 (11.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 22 (11.06%) Puppet
21 22 (11.06%) Symfony
22 21 (10.55%) Opscode Chef
22 21 (10.55%) Graphite

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing PHP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PHP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 50 (25.13%) Node.js
2 35 (17.59%) Apache
3 28 (14.07%) Tomcat
4 26 (13.07%) CMS
5 9 (4.52%) Drupal
5 9 (4.52%) WordPress
6 6 (3.02%) Moodle
7 5 (2.51%) JBoss
8 4 (2.01%) nginx
9 3 (1.51%) OpenEdge
9 3 (1.51%) Alfresco
10 2 (1.01%) SAS
11 1 (0.50%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.50%) IIS
11 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.50%) Jetty
11 1 (0.50%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.50%) Apache ServiceMix
11 1 (0.50%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.50%) Jadu
Applications
1 13 (6.53%) Photoshop
2 9 (4.52%) Fireworks
2 9 (4.52%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.01%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.01%) MS Project
4 1 (0.50%) MS Office
4 1 (0.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (4.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.51%) IaaS
3 2 (1.01%) SaaS
3 2 (1.01%) PaaS
3 2 (1.01%) GitHub
4 1 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.54%) Firewall
2 8 (4.02%) SAN
2 8 (4.02%) DNS
3 7 (3.52%) NAS
4 5 (2.51%) Internet
5 4 (2.01%) SSL
5 4 (2.01%) VPN
5 4 (2.01%) Unified Communications
6 3 (1.51%) Converged Networks
6 3 (1.51%) X.509
6 3 (1.51%) Network Security
6 3 (1.51%) DHCP
7 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.50%) OSPF
7 1 (0.50%) BGP
7 1 (0.50%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.50%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.50%) SSH
7 1 (0.50%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (35.18%) MySQL
2 33 (16.58%) MongoDB
3 12 (6.03%) Hadoop
3 12 (6.03%) NoSQL
3 12 (6.03%) Redis
4 11 (5.53%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (5.03%) Relational Database
6 9 (4.52%) Informix
7 7 (3.52%) RDBMS
8 5 (2.51%) SQL Server
9 4 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.01%) CouchDB
9 4 (2.01%) Big Data
10 3 (1.51%) Hypertable
10 3 (1.51%) Riak
11 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.50%) Pentaho
12 1 (0.50%) HBase
Development Applications
1 38 (19.10%) Git (software)
2 30 (15.08%) Jenkins
3 12 (6.03%) Grunt
4 11 (5.53%) Bower
4 11 (5.53%) JIRA
5 9 (4.52%) Sublime Text
6 6 (3.02%) Selenium
6 6 (3.02%) Subversion
7 5 (2.51%) JUnit
7 5 (2.51%) PHPUnit
8 4 (2.01%) Maven
9 3 (1.51%) Fiddler
9 3 (1.51%) WebSpeed
9 3 (1.51%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.01%) Artifactory
10 2 (1.01%) JMeter
10 2 (1.01%) MSI
10 2 (1.01%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.50%) Mercurial
General
1 11 (5.53%) Finance
2 4 (2.01%) Publishing
2 4 (2.01%) Games
3 2 (1.01%) Retail
4 1 (0.50%) Legal
4 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 138 (69.35%) Developer
2 72 (36.18%) PHP Developer
3 22 (11.06%) Web Developer
4 19 (9.55%) Front-End Developer
5 17 (8.54%) DevOps Engineer
6 16 (8.04%) JavaScript Developer
7 14 (7.04%) Project Manager
8 10 (5.03%) Senior Developer
9 8 (4.02%) Technical Project Manager
9 8 (4.02%) Technical Manager
9 8 (4.02%) Java Developer
9 8 (4.02%) Front-End Web Developer
10 7 (3.52%) Senior UNIX Engineer
10 7 (3.52%) UNIX Engineer
10 7 (3.52%) Senior PHP Developer
10 7 (3.52%) Architect
10 7 (3.52%) Magento Developer
11 6 (3.02%) AWS Developer
11 6 (3.02%) Drupal Developer
12 5 (2.51%) PHP Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (56.78%) HTML
2 105 (52.76%) CSS
3 44 (22.11%) HTML5
4 42 (21.11%) jQuery
5 35 (17.59%) XML
6 32 (16.08%) CSS3
7 31 (15.58%) LAMP
8 23 (11.56%) AngularJS
9 22 (11.06%) Symfony
10 18 (9.05%) Sass
11 14 (7.04%) .NET
12 12 (6.03%) RESTful
12 12 (6.03%) RabbitMQ
13 11 (5.53%) Memcached
14 9 (4.52%) Ajax
14 9 (4.52%) JSON
14 9 (4.52%) XHTML
14 9 (4.52%) Backbone.js
15 7 (3.52%) Doctrine
16 6 (3.02%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.04%) E-Learning
2 10 (5.03%) Enterprise Storage
2 10 (5.03%) IBM XIV
3 5 (2.51%) User Experience
3 5 (2.51%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.51%) Social Media
3 5 (2.51%) Clustering
4 4 (2.01%) Replication
4 4 (2.01%) Visualisation
4 4 (2.01%) Video Editing
5 3 (1.51%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.01%) Wiki
6 2 (1.01%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.01%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.50%) Tandem
7 1 (0.50%) PKI
7 1 (0.50%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.50%) Symmetrix
7 1 (0.50%) NHS
7 1 (0.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 62 (31.16%) Linux
2 23 (11.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (7.54%) UNIX
4 14 (7.04%) Windows
5 13 (6.53%) CentOS
6 3 (1.51%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (1.01%) Windows Phone
7 2 (1.01%) Solaris
7 2 (1.01%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.50%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (30.15%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (13.07%) TDD
3 25 (12.56%) DevOps
4 20 (10.05%) Software Engineering
5 19 (9.55%) OO
6 17 (8.54%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (8.04%) Web Development
7 16 (8.04%) Project Management
8 14 (7.04%) Scrum
9 13 (6.53%) E-Commerce
9 13 (6.53%) PRINCE2
10 12 (6.03%) OOP
10 12 (6.03%) Open Source
10 12 (6.03%) BDD
10 12 (6.03%) OO PHP
11 11 (5.53%) MVC
11 11 (5.53%) Data Management
12 10 (5.03%) Systems Analysis
12 10 (5.03%) Business Analysis
12 10 (5.03%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 128 (64.32%) JavaScript
2 31 (15.58%) SQL
3 28 (14.07%) Java
3 28 (14.07%) Python
4 24 (12.06%) Ruby
5 17 (8.54%) Bash Shell
6 10 (5.03%) PHP5
7 7 (3.52%) C#
8 4 (2.01%) C++
8 4 (2.01%) C
8 4 (2.01%) Perl
8 4 (2.01%) Go
9 3 (1.51%) VB
9 3 (1.51%) ActionScript
10 2 (1.01%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.50%) Scala
11 1 (0.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (3.52%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.01%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.01%) CCNP
3 2 (1.01%) CCNA
3 2 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.50%) Degree
4 1 (0.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.51%) QA
2 1 (0.50%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (3.52%) vSphere
2 3 (1.51%) Squid
2 3 (1.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.01%) Docker
4 1 (0.50%) HDFS
4 1 (0.50%) Varnish
4 1 (0.50%) vCloud
4 1 (0.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 22 (11.06%) Puppet
2 21 (10.55%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (10.55%) Graphite
3 18 (9.05%) Opsview
4 11 (5.53%) Rundeck
5 10 (5.03%) Salt
5 10 (5.03%) Nagios
6 7 (3.52%) NetBackup
6 7 (3.52%) Cacti
6 7 (3.52%) SolarWinds Orion
6 7 (3.52%) Ansible
7 3 (1.51%) Rsyslog
7 3 (1.51%) ZABBIX
7 3 (1.51%) CFEngine
7 3 (1.51%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (0.50%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.50%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.50%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.50%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (8.04%) Red Hat
1 16 (8.04%) Zend
2 15 (7.54%) Splunk
3 13 (6.53%) Cisco
4 12 (6.03%) VMware
5 11 (5.53%) Tealeaf
5 11 (5.53%) Riverbed
6 10 (5.03%) Oracle
6 10 (5.03%) IBM
7 8 (4.02%) Veritas
8 7 (3.52%) SolarWinds
9 4 (2.01%) F5
9 4 (2.01%) SaltStack
9 4 (2.01%) Microsoft
9 4 (2.01%) HP
10 3 (1.51%) Percona
11 2 (1.01%) Progress
11 2 (1.01%) Sun
11 2 (1.01%) Juniper
11 2 (1.01%) CheckPoint
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