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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
England / Yorkshire
Rank 45 80 52
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -28
Contract jobs citing PHP 85 62 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.93% 2.18% 3.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.52% 5.84% 10.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 42 66
Median daily rate £395 £323 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.48% -11.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £263 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £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 £31.45 £35.00 £27.18
% change year-on-year
-10.14% +28.79%

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
893 1061 852
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 41.32% 37.29% 34.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 620 682 577
Median daily rate £395 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 12
Median hourly rate £13.00 £21.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.09% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £15.26 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +45 69 £400 +28.00% 55
South Yorkshire -12 14 £350 +7.69% 11
North Yorkshire +14 1 - - 16
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 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.

1 114 (70.37%) JavaScript
2 89 (54.94%) HTML
3 78 (48.15%) CSS
4 68 (41.98%) Java
5 67 (41.36%) MySQL
6 61 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
7 43 (26.54%) Linux
8 38 (23.46%) HTML5
9 37 (22.84%) Apache
10 36 (22.22%) SQL
11 35 (21.60%) Symfony
12 32 (19.75%) Web Development
12 32 (19.75%) Python
13 29 (17.90%) MVC
13 29 (17.90%) jQuery
13 29 (17.90%) Git (software)
14 28 (17.28%) TDD
15 27 (16.67%) Scrum
15 27 (16.67%) AngularJS
16 25 (15.43%) Laravel
16 25 (15.43%) LAMP
17 24 (14.81%) RESTful
17 24 (14.81%) Redis
18 22 (13.58%) CSS3
19 21 (12.96%) Web Services
20 20 (12.35%) PostgreSQL
20 20 (12.35%) Amazon AWS
20 20 (12.35%) Zend
20 20 (12.35%) MongoDB
21 19 (11.73%) CMS

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 37 (22.84%) Apache
2 19 (11.73%) CMS
3 16 (9.88%) WordPress
4 13 (8.02%) Tomcat
5 10 (6.17%) Drupal
6 9 (5.56%) Confluence
7 8 (4.94%) nginx
8 6 (3.70%) OpenStack
8 6 (3.70%) SharePoint
9 5 (3.09%) Apache Spark
10 3 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (1.85%) Plone
10 3 (1.85%) SilverStripe
10 3 (1.85%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (1.23%) Magnolia
11 2 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.62%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.62%) concrete5
12 1 (0.62%) GeoServer
Applications
1 5 (3.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.23%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.62%) MS Office
3 1 (0.62%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (4.32%) Magento
2 1 (0.62%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 20 (12.35%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.32%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (4.32%) IaaS
4 6 (3.70%) Sumo Logic
5 2 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.62%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.62%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.62%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.62%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.02%) HTTP
1 13 (8.02%) Internet
2 11 (6.79%) OpenLDAP
3 10 (6.17%) Network Security
4 9 (5.56%) DNS
5 6 (3.70%) LDAP
6 5 (3.09%) Firewall
6 5 (3.09%) Intranet
7 4 (2.47%) AMQP
8 3 (1.85%) DHCP
9 1 (0.62%) DSL
9 1 (0.62%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 1 (0.62%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (0.62%) iBeacon
9 1 (0.62%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.62%) MPLS
9 1 (0.62%) OpenFlow
9 1 (0.62%) SSH
9 1 (0.62%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (0.62%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (41.36%) MySQL
2 24 (14.81%) Redis
3 20 (12.35%) MongoDB
3 20 (12.35%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (7.41%) NoSQL
5 9 (5.56%) Relational Database
6 7 (4.32%) SQL Server
7 6 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (3.09%) Hadoop
8 5 (3.09%) HBase
8 5 (3.09%) Riak
9 3 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.23%) GIS
10 2 (1.23%) Informix
10 2 (1.23%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.62%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 29 (17.90%) Git (software)
2 17 (10.49%) Jenkins
3 12 (7.41%) JIRA
3 12 (7.41%) JMeter
3 12 (7.41%) PHPUnit
4 11 (6.79%) Grunt
5 8 (4.94%) Selenium
6 7 (4.32%) Hudson
6 7 (4.32%) Maven
6 7 (4.32%) Vagrant
7 4 (2.47%) Cucumber
7 4 (2.47%) gulp
7 4 (2.47%) WebDriver
8 3 (1.85%) Subversion
8 3 (1.85%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.23%) Mockito
9 2 (1.23%) TestNG
10 1 (0.62%) Bower
10 1 (0.62%) git-flow
10 1 (0.62%) Gitweb
General
1 6 (3.70%) Advertising
2 4 (2.47%) Marketing
3 2 (1.23%) Billing
3 2 (1.23%) Finance
3 2 (1.23%) Games
3 2 (1.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.62%) iGaming
4 1 (0.62%) Online Betting
4 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 111 (68.52%) Developer
2 76 (46.91%) PHP Developer
3 16 (9.88%) Architect
4 14 (8.64%) JavaScript Developer
5 12 (7.41%) MySQL Developer
5 12 (7.41%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 11 (6.79%) Web Developer
7 10 (6.17%) Consultant
7 10 (6.17%) Technical Architect
7 10 (6.17%) UI Developer
8 8 (4.94%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 8 (4.94%) Symfony Developer
9 7 (4.32%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (4.32%) Java Developer
10 6 (3.70%) Author
10 6 (3.70%) HTML Developer
10 6 (3.70%) Software Developer
10 6 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (3.70%) Technical Author
10 6 (3.70%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (54.94%) HTML
2 78 (48.15%) CSS
3 38 (23.46%) HTML5
4 35 (21.60%) Symfony
5 29 (17.90%) jQuery
6 27 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 25 (15.43%) LAMP
7 25 (15.43%) Laravel
8 24 (14.81%) RESTful
9 22 (13.58%) CSS3
10 21 (12.96%) Web Services
11 17 (10.49%) LAPP Stack
11 17 (10.49%) XML
12 16 (9.88%) Node.js
13 12 (7.41%) React
13 12 (7.41%) XHTML
14 10 (6.17%) Ajax
15 8 (4.94%) .NET
15 8 (4.94%) RabbitMQ
16 7 (4.32%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 8 (4.94%) NHS
3 6 (3.70%) Digital Media
4 5 (3.09%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.09%) Replication
4 5 (3.09%) User Experience
5 4 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.85%) Fintech
6 3 (1.85%) Informatics
6 3 (1.85%) PKI
6 3 (1.85%) Smartcard
7 2 (1.23%) Clustering
7 2 (1.23%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.23%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.23%) RIA
8 1 (0.62%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.62%) FMCG
8 1 (0.62%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.62%) Social Network
8 1 (0.62%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 43 (26.54%) Linux
2 10 (6.17%) Windows
3 7 (4.32%) Unix
4 5 (3.09%) CoreOS
4 5 (3.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.47%) CentOS
6 1 (0.62%) Android
6 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.62%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (19.75%) Web Development
3 29 (17.90%) MVC
4 28 (17.28%) TDD
5 27 (16.67%) Scrum
6 18 (11.11%) OOP
7 17 (10.49%) Unit Testing
8 16 (9.88%) Open Source
8 16 (9.88%) Software Engineering
9 14 (8.64%) DevOps
9 14 (8.64%) E-Commerce
9 14 (8.64%) OO
10 12 (7.41%) BDD
10 12 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (7.41%) Load Balancing
11 11 (6.79%) Performance Testing
12 10 (6.17%) Front End Development
13 8 (4.94%) Content Management
14 7 (4.32%) Technical Architecture
15 6 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 114 (70.37%) JavaScript
2 68 (41.98%) Java
3 36 (22.22%) SQL
4 32 (19.75%) Python
5 12 (7.41%) C#
6 11 (6.79%) Bash Shell
7 8 (4.94%) Ruby
8 7 (4.32%) PHP 5
9 5 (3.09%) C++
10 2 (1.23%) C
10 2 (1.23%) Go
10 2 (1.23%) Scala
11 1 (0.62%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (0.62%) Perl
11 1 (0.62%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.62%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (5.56%) Degree
2 7 (4.32%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (1.85%) CCNP
3 3 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.85%) MCSE
3 3 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.85%) RHCE
4 1 (0.62%) ISEB
4 1 (0.62%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.62%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.85%) HL7
2 2 (1.23%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.23%) QA
3 1 (0.62%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (10.49%) Docker
2 7 (4.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.09%) HDFS
3 5 (3.09%) VirtualBox
4 3 (1.85%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.62%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.62%) NFS
6 1 (0.62%) Squid
6 1 (0.62%) Varnish
6 1 (0.62%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.62%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (8.64%) Nagios
2 13 (8.02%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (8.02%) Puppet
3 12 (7.41%) Ansible
4 7 (4.32%) Salt
5 6 (3.70%) ZABBIX
6 5 (3.09%) Kubernetes
7 2 (1.23%) Piwik
8 1 (0.62%) Grafana
8 1 (0.62%) Graphite
8 1 (0.62%) Graylog
8 1 (0.62%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.62%) Icinga
8 1 (0.62%) Packer
8 1 (0.62%) Plesk
8 1 (0.62%) StatsD
8 1 (0.62%) Terraform
8 1 (0.62%) vMotion
8 1 (0.62%) vRealize
Vendors
1 20 (12.35%) Zend
2 15 (9.26%) Splunk
3 11 (6.79%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.56%) Google
5 8 (4.94%) New Relic
5 8 (4.94%) Rackspace
5 8 (4.94%) Red Hat
5 8 (4.94%) SaltStack
5 8 (4.94%) VMware
6 7 (4.32%) Oracle
7 3 (1.85%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.62%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.62%) Dell
8 1 (0.62%) F5
8 1 (0.62%) HP
8 1 (0.62%) Infoblox
8 1 (0.62%) NETGEAR
8 1 (0.62%) Sage
8 1 (0.62%) SonicWALL
8 1 (0.62%) Twitter
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