Period
to 30 March 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for PHP 7 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PHP 7 over the 6 months to 30 March 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 7
England > East Midlands
6 months to
30 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 97 126 152
Rank change year-on-year +29 +26 -3
Contract jobs citing PHP 7 3 4 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.20% 0.17% 0.066%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.60% 0.46% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Median daily rate £275 £525 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.62% +90.91% -
10th Percentile £263 £353 £238
90th Percentile £328 £558 £313
England median daily rate £350 £425 £344
% change year-on-year -17.65% +23.64% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £28.75 -

PHP 7 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 the East Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 503 871 1,215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 34.01% 36.94% 40.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 612 744
Median daily rate £394 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.56% +3.23% +6.90%
10th Percentile £275 £284 £263
90th Percentile £519 £550 £538
England median daily rate £500 £480 £475
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 14 23
Median hourly rate £40.82 £30.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.05% -29.41% +13.33%
10th Percentile £16.20 £14.49 £13.40
90th Percentile £49.13 £42.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate £41.09 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -3.32% +6.25% -

PHP 7
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing PHP 7 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for PHP 7 in the East Midlands

PHP 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing PHP 7 in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for PHP 7 in the East Midlands

PHP 7
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP 7 within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 30 March 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lincolnshire - 3 £275 -
PHP 7
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2020, IT contractor jobs citing PHP 7 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for PHP 7.

1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) LAMP
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Laravel
2 2 (66.67%) Data Structures
2 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Symfony
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Zend
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (33.33%) AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon RDS

PHP 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 2 (66.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (33.33%) AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (33.33%) MariaDB
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) LAMP
2 2 (66.67%) Laravel
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Symfony
3 1 (33.33%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) PHP-FPM
3 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Silex
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
1 2 (66.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Fintech
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) HAProxy
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) Zend