Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PHP over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

PHP
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 73 56
Rank change year-on-year +18 -17 -15
Contract jobs citing PHP 5 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.68% 0.67% 1.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.17% 2.03% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 12
Coventry median daily rate £475 £325 £244
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.15% +33.33% -15.22%
10th Percentile £299 £185 £219
90th Percentile £555 £400 £383
West Midlands median daily rate £325 £350 £275
% change year-on-year -7.14% +27.27% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Coventry median hourly rate - £16.00 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £33.44 £15.00 £12.75
% change year-on-year +122.93% +17.65% -46.37%

PHP is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 230 344 214
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 31.46% 32.70% 29.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 257 163
Coventry median daily rate £399 £390 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.24% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £271 £295 £213
90th Percentile £538 £500 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 6
Coventry median hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +56.25% -17.95% -31.81%
10th Percentile £20.00 £11.50 £14.13
90th Percentile £43.75 £29.13 £28.53
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.00 £24.25 £24.71
% change year-on-year +27.84% -1.84% +16.26%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing PHP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Coventry

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PHP in Coventry.

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP in Coventry

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Coventry over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PHP in Coventry

PHP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP in Coventry.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Coventry region with a requirement for PHP.

1 4 (80.00%) Python
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) nginx
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 3 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby
2 3 (60.00%) Security Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) OWASP
2 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Static Code Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) Social Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) CHECK Team Member
2 3 (60.00%) Static Program Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Travis CI
2 3 (60.00%) Fuzz Testing
2 3 (60.00%) CircleCI
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (20.00%) Node.js
4 1 (20.00%) Laravel

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 3 (60.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (20.00%) DB2
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) CircleCI
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (60.00%) Travis CI
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Penetration Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Ethical Hacker
2 1 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) CakePHP
3 1 (20.00%) Express
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Laravel
3 1 (20.00%) MEAN Stack
3 1 (20.00%) Node.js
3 1 (20.00%) Symfony
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Fuzz Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 3 (60.00%) OWASP
2 3 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Security Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Social Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Static Code Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Static Program Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) OO PHP
4 1 (20.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CHECK Team Member
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) IBM