The table below looks at the statistics for PHP5 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 PHP5 over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP 5
Rank 114 113 100
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Contract jobs citing PHP5 6 7 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.24% 0.33% 1.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.74% 0.83% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 14
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£313 £288 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £258 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £318 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £285 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.64% +3.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £31.50
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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
806 847 1054
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 32.86% 39.77% 39.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 484 497 526
Average daily rate £325 £311 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% +0.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £415 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 38 24
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +34.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £13.90 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

PHP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP5 across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

PHP5
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PHP5 across the Yorkshire region.

PHP5 Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

PHP5
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PHP5 across the Yorkshire region.

PHP5 Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

PHP5
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 PHP5 within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. 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 +1 6 £313 -3.84% 9
North Yorkshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - - 1
PHP5
England

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing PHP5 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 PHP5.

1 17 (100.00%) PHP
2 13 (76.47%) OO
3 12 (70.59%) E-Commerce
4 11 (64.71%) MySQL
4 11 (64.71%) OOP
4 11 (64.71%) HTML
4 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
4 11 (64.71%) CSS
5 10 (58.82%) jQuery
6 9 (52.94%) MVC
7 8 (47.06%) LAMP
7 8 (47.06%) TDD
8 7 (41.18%) Web Development
8 7 (41.18%) Apache
8 7 (41.18%) Zend
9 6 (35.29%) Magento
10 5 (29.41%) Internet
10 5 (29.41%) SOAP
10 5 (29.41%) Web Services
10 5 (29.41%) HTML5
10 5 (29.41%) CSS3
11 4 (23.53%) SQL
11 4 (23.53%) Subversion
11 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
11 4 (23.53%) Symfony
11 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (17.65%) SugarCRM
12 3 (17.65%) CMS
12 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
12 3 (17.65%) OO PHP

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing PHP5 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 PHP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (41.18%) Apache
2 3 (17.65%) SugarCRM
2 3 (17.65%) CMS
2 3 (17.65%) Moodle
Business Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Subversion
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Mercurial
2 2 (11.76%) Bazaar
3 1 (5.88%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 11 (64.71%) Web Developer
3 9 (52.94%) PHP Developer
4 6 (35.29%) PHP Web Developer
5 4 (23.53%) Magento Developer
6 3 (17.65%) Web Applications Developer
6 3 (17.65%) Applications Developer
6 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (5.88%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) HTML
1 11 (64.71%) CSS
2 10 (58.82%) jQuery
3 8 (47.06%) LAMP
4 5 (29.41%) SOAP
4 5 (29.41%) Web Services
4 5 (29.41%) HTML5
4 5 (29.41%) CSS3
5 4 (23.53%) Symfony
6 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
6 3 (17.65%) Zend Framework
7 1 (5.88%) XSLT
7 1 (5.88%) Laravel
7 1 (5.88%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Open Source
1 2 (11.76%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) OO
2 12 (70.59%) E-Commerce
3 11 (64.71%) OOP
4 9 (52.94%) MVC
5 8 (47.06%) TDD
6 7 (41.18%) Web Development
7 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
7 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (17.65%) OO PHP
8 3 (17.65%) BDD
9 2 (11.76%) Web Usability
9 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
9 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (11.76%) OWASP
9 2 (11.76%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) PHP
2 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Zend