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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 65 72 48
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -24
Contract jobs citing PHP 66 80 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.73% 2.60% 3.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.64% 6.96% 9.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 46 66
Median daily rate £370 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £500 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £29.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-31.03% -13.43%
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
994 1150 944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 41.14% 37.37% 35.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 697 770 571
Median daily rate £413 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 18
Median hourly rate £14.75 £32.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.61% -1.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.92 £15.08 £16.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £43.00
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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +7 42 £365 +7.35% 67
South Yorkshire +2 19 £383 +3.37% 18
North Yorkshire -9 5 £285 +7.54% 6
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 135 (72.19%) JavaScript
2 115 (61.50%) HTML
3 101 (54.01%) CSS
4 77 (41.18%) MySQL
5 63 (33.69%) Java
6 50 (26.74%) Agile Software Development
7 43 (22.99%) HTML5
8 40 (21.39%) Web Development
9 34 (18.18%) Scrum
10 33 (17.65%) SQL
11 32 (17.11%) MVC
11 32 (17.11%) Git (software)
12 31 (16.58%) Symfony
12 31 (16.58%) jQuery
13 30 (16.04%) Linux
14 25 (13.37%) CMS
15 24 (12.83%) Unit Testing
15 24 (12.83%) Python
15 24 (12.83%) Laravel
16 22 (11.76%) CSS3
16 22 (11.76%) TDD
17 21 (11.23%) Drupal
17 21 (11.23%) RESTful
17 21 (11.23%) OOP
18 20 (10.70%) OO
18 20 (10.70%) Apache
18 20 (10.70%) E-Commerce
18 20 (10.70%) WordPress
18 20 (10.70%) Zend
19 17 (9.09%) Redis

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 25 (13.37%) CMS
2 21 (11.23%) Drupal
3 20 (10.70%) Apache
3 20 (10.70%) WordPress
4 13 (6.95%) Confluence
5 12 (6.42%) nginx
6 11 (5.88%) Tomcat
7 6 (3.21%) OpenStack
8 5 (2.67%) Apache Solr
8 5 (2.67%) Cloud Foundry
8 5 (2.67%) GlassFish
9 4 (2.14%) SharePoint
9 4 (2.14%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (1.07%) Magnolia
11 2 (1.07%) SAS
12 1 (0.53%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.53%) Moodle
12 1 (0.53%) Plone
12 1 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (1.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.53%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.53%) MS Office
2 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (8.56%) Magento
2 1 (0.53%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.35%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.07%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (1.07%) Office 365
4 1 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.53%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (0.53%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.53%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.53%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.53%) IaaS
4 1 (0.53%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.35%) Network Security
2 9 (4.81%) DNS
2 9 (4.81%) Firewall
2 9 (4.81%) LDAP
3 5 (2.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 5 (2.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (2.67%) HTTP
3 5 (2.67%) Internet
3 5 (2.67%) OpenLDAP
4 3 (1.60%) DHCP
4 3 (1.60%) Skype
5 2 (1.07%) DSL
5 2 (1.07%) Intranet
5 2 (1.07%) iSCSI
5 2 (1.07%) MPLS
5 2 (1.07%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (1.07%) VRRP
6 1 (0.53%) iBeacon
6 1 (0.53%) OpenFlow
6 1 (0.53%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (41.18%) MySQL
2 17 (9.09%) Redis
3 14 (7.49%) MongoDB
3 14 (7.49%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (4.81%) SQL Server
5 6 (3.21%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.14%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.07%) GIS
8 2 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.53%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.53%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.53%) HBase
9 1 (0.53%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.53%) Riak
9 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 32 (17.11%) Git (software)
2 15 (8.02%) JIRA
3 14 (7.49%) Jenkins
4 8 (4.28%) PHPUnit
5 7 (3.74%) Gitweb
5 7 (3.74%) JMeter
6 6 (3.21%) Hudson
6 6 (3.21%) Selenium
6 6 (3.21%) Subversion
7 5 (2.67%) Grunt
8 4 (2.14%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.60%) gulp
9 3 (1.60%) Visual Studio
9 3 (1.60%) WebDriver
10 2 (1.07%) Vagrant
11 1 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.53%) git-flow
11 1 (0.53%) Maven
11 1 (0.53%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.53%) Mockito
General
1 8 (4.28%) Billing
2 6 (3.21%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.67%) Advertising
4 4 (2.14%) Marketing
5 3 (1.60%) Finance
5 3 (1.60%) Games
6 2 (1.07%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 140 (74.87%) Developer
2 101 (54.01%) PHP Developer
3 25 (13.37%) JavaScript Developer
4 17 (9.09%) HTML Developer
5 15 (8.02%) MySQL Developer
5 15 (8.02%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 12 (6.42%) Drupal Developer
6 12 (6.42%) Web Developer
7 11 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
7 11 (5.88%) HTML CSS Developer
8 10 (5.35%) Consultant
8 10 (5.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 9 (4.81%) Java Developer
9 9 (4.81%) Magento Developer
10 8 (4.28%) PHP Symfony Developer
10 8 (4.28%) Symfony Developer
11 7 (3.74%) PHP Laravel Developer
11 7 (3.74%) PHP Magento Developer
11 7 (3.74%) PHP Web Developer
11 7 (3.74%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (61.50%) HTML
2 101 (54.01%) CSS
3 43 (22.99%) HTML5
4 31 (16.58%) jQuery
4 31 (16.58%) Symfony
5 24 (12.83%) Laravel
6 22 (11.76%) CSS3
7 21 (11.23%) RESTful
8 17 (9.09%) AngularJS
9 16 (8.56%) Ajax
9 16 (8.56%) Node.js
10 15 (8.02%) Web Services
10 15 (8.02%) XML
11 14 (7.49%) LAMP
11 14 (7.49%) XHTML
12 12 (6.42%) RabbitMQ
13 11 (5.88%) LAPP Stack
13 11 (5.88%) React
13 11 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 9 (4.81%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.95%) Computer Science
2 10 (5.35%) Digital Media
3 9 (4.81%) User Experience
4 6 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.67%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.67%) NHS
6 3 (1.60%) CMDB
6 3 (1.60%) Fintech
6 3 (1.60%) PKI
6 3 (1.60%) Smartcard
7 2 (1.07%) Microsoft Licensing
7 2 (1.07%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.53%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.53%) Informatics
8 1 (0.53%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.53%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.53%) Replication
8 1 (0.53%) Social Network
8 1 (0.53%) VCE vBlock
8 1 (0.53%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 30 (16.04%) Linux
2 8 (4.28%) CentOS
3 6 (3.21%) Unix
3 6 (3.21%) Windows
4 5 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.07%) Android
5 2 (1.07%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.07%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.53%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (26.74%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (21.39%) Web Development
3 34 (18.18%) Scrum
4 32 (17.11%) MVC
5 24 (12.83%) Unit Testing
6 22 (11.76%) TDD
7 21 (11.23%) OOP
8 20 (10.70%) E-Commerce
8 20 (10.70%) OO
9 17 (9.09%) DevOps
10 15 (8.02%) Open Source
11 14 (7.49%) Front End Development
11 14 (7.49%) Software Engineering
12 12 (6.42%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (5.35%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (5.35%) CRM
13 10 (5.35%) ERP
14 8 (4.28%) Content Management
15 7 (3.74%) BDD
15 7 (3.74%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 135 (72.19%) JavaScript
2 63 (33.69%) Java
3 33 (17.65%) SQL
4 24 (12.83%) Python
5 11 (5.88%) C#
6 8 (4.28%) Bash Shell
6 8 (4.28%) Ruby
7 7 (3.74%) PHP 5
8 5 (2.67%) C
9 3 (1.60%) C++
10 2 (1.07%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.07%) Scala
10 2 (1.07%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (5.35%) Degree
2 3 (1.60%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (1.60%) CCNP
2 3 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (1.60%) MCSE
2 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (1.60%) RHCE
2 3 (1.60%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.53%) ISEB
3 1 (0.53%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.60%) HL7
2 2 (1.07%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.07%) QA
3 1 (0.53%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (4.28%) Docker
2 7 (3.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.67%) NFS
3 5 (2.67%) Squid
3 5 (2.67%) Varnish
4 3 (1.60%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.07%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.07%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.53%) HDFS
6 1 (0.53%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.53%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.53%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (6.42%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (5.35%) Ansible
2 10 (5.35%) Nagios
3 9 (4.81%) Puppet
4 5 (2.67%) Grafana
4 5 (2.67%) Graphite
4 5 (2.67%) Graylog
4 5 (2.67%) HAProxy
4 5 (2.67%) Icinga
4 5 (2.67%) StatsD
4 5 (2.67%) Terraform
5 2 (1.07%) vMotion
6 1 (0.53%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.53%) Packer
6 1 (0.53%) Plesk
6 1 (0.53%) Salt
6 1 (0.53%) SCOM
6 1 (0.53%) vRealize
6 1 (0.53%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (10.70%) Zend
2 13 (6.95%) Red Hat
3 11 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 9 (4.81%) VMware
5 7 (3.74%) New Relic
6 6 (3.21%) Oracle
7 5 (2.67%) F5
7 5 (2.67%) Palo Alto
7 5 (2.67%) Splunk
8 4 (2.14%) Sitecore
9 3 (1.60%) ServiceNow
10 2 (1.07%) Dell
10 2 (1.07%) HP
10 2 (1.07%) NETGEAR
10 2 (1.07%) Sage
10 2 (1.07%) SaltStack
10 2 (1.07%) SonicWALL
11 1 (0.53%) Adobe
11 1 (0.53%) Google
11 1 (0.53%) Remedy
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