Period
to 28 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 28 February 2020 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
South London > Croydon
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 70 96 99
Rank change year-on-year +26 +3 -41
Contract jobs citing PHP 3 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 0.58% 0.23% 0.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.00% 0.46% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 7
Croydon median daily rate £525 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +122.22%
10th Percentile £437 £470 £415
90th Percentile £548 £550 £655
South London median daily rate £481 £500 £538
% change year-on-year -3.75% -6.98% +115.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate - - -
South London median hourly rate - - -

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 Croydon with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Croydon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 300 438 484
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 58.37% 49.55% 44.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 342 347
Croydon median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £408 £410 £363
90th Percentile £624 £610 £628
South London median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Croydon median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 -
South London median hourly rate £47.83 £43.83 £47.83
% change year-on-year +9.12% -8.36% -

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Croydon

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP in Croydon

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Croydon over the 6 months to 28 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PHP in Croydon

For the 6 months to 28 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Croydon region with a requirement for PHP.

1 3 (100.00%) Laravel
2 2 (66.67%) Symfony
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Django
3 1 (33.33%) Drupal
3 1 (33.33%) WordPress
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (33.33%) AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 1 (33.33%) Drupal
1 1 (33.33%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (33.33%) AWS
1 1 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (33.33%) Serverless
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce Developer
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Full Stack Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Laravel
2 2 (66.67%) Node.js
2 2 (66.67%) Symfony
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Django
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) React
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure as Code
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Project Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Terraform