Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 September 2018 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 87 85
Rank change year-on-year -14 -2 +8
Contract jobs citing PHP 23 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.30% 1.28% 0.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.65% 2.37% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 7
Glasgow median daily rate £320 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £242 £295 £323
90th Percentile £391 £445 £425
Scotland median daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -6.67% +15.38% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £32.50 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £32.50 - -

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 Glasgow with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 869 760 591
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 49.07% 54.25% 45.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 509 407 311
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £304 £305 £263
90th Percentile £538 £500 £450
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £18.03 £190.00 £47.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -90.51% +302.12% -10.00%
10th Percentile £10.75 £23.00 £43.93
90th Percentile £34.38 £195.00 £49.58
Scotland median hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -14.29% -12.50% +23.36%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Glasgow

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP in Glasgow

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Glasgow over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PHP in Glasgow

PHP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for PHP.

1 17 (73.91%) MySQL
2 14 (60.87%) Linux
3 13 (56.52%) SQL
4 12 (52.17%) Oracle
4 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
5 11 (47.83%) Perl
5 11 (47.83%) HTML
5 11 (47.83%) CSS
5 11 (47.83%) Windows
6 10 (43.48%) SC Cleared
6 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
6 10 (43.48%) Incident Management
6 10 (43.48%) Shell Script
6 10 (43.48%) ITIL
6 10 (43.48%) Java
7 9 (39.13%) Problem Management
7 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (34.78%) Network Management
8 8 (34.78%) Capacity Management
8 8 (34.78%) Change Management
9 7 (30.43%) Configuration Management
9 7 (30.43%) SLA
9 7 (30.43%) Performance Management
9 7 (30.43%) Application Performance Management
10 6 (26.09%) DV Cleared
11 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
11 5 (21.74%) Node.js
11 5 (21.74%) Matrix Organization
11 5 (21.74%) Drupal
11 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 5 (21.74%) CMS
1 5 (21.74%) Drupal
2 3 (13.04%) WordPress
3 2 (8.70%) Apache
3 2 (8.70%) MODX
3 2 (8.70%) nginx
4 1 (4.35%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Adobe Analytics
1 3 (13.04%) Akamai
1 3 (13.04%) Google Tag Manager
2 2 (8.70%) Google Analytics
2 2 (8.70%) Mailgun
2 2 (8.70%) npm
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) DNS
1 2 (8.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (73.91%) MySQL
2 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) Grunt
2 3 (13.04%) gulp
3 1 (4.35%) JIRA
3 1 (4.35%) Maven
3 1 (4.35%) Subversion
3 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (4.35%) Banking
1 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
1 1 (4.35%) Marketing
1 1 (4.35%) Retail
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Applications Engineer
1 11 (47.83%) Applications Support
1 11 (47.83%) Applications Support Engineer
1 11 (47.83%) Support Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Applications Developer
4 2 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Network Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Network Support
4 2 (8.70%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (4.35%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Magento Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Scrum Master
5 1 (4.35%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) CSS
1 11 (47.83%) HTML
2 5 (21.74%) Node.js
3 3 (13.04%) CSS3
3 3 (13.04%) HTML5
3 3 (13.04%) LAMP
3 3 (13.04%) React Native
3 3 (13.04%) Sass
4 2 (8.70%) .NET
4 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
4 2 (8.70%) jQuery
4 2 (8.70%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
5 1 (4.35%) J2EE
5 1 (4.35%) JPA
5 1 (4.35%) React
5 1 (4.35%) REST
5 1 (4.35%) Spring
5 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (4.35%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.70%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (8.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Linux
2 11 (47.83%) Windows
3 2 (8.70%) Unix
4 1 (4.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Incident Management
1 10 (43.48%) ITIL
2 9 (39.13%) Problem Management
3 8 (34.78%) Capacity Management
3 8 (34.78%) Change Management
3 8 (34.78%) Network Management
4 7 (30.43%) Application Performance Management
4 7 (30.43%) Configuration Management
4 7 (30.43%) Performance Management
5 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (21.74%) Matrix Organization
6 4 (17.39%) Web Development
7 3 (13.04%) Analytics
7 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (13.04%) DevOps
7 3 (13.04%) OO
7 3 (13.04%) Task Automation
8 2 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (8.70%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) SQL
2 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
3 11 (47.83%) Perl
4 10 (43.48%) Java
4 10 (43.48%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.35%) C#
5 1 (4.35%) Java 8
5 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) SC Cleared
1 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
2 6 (26.09%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Postfix
2 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Ansible
1 3 (13.04%) Puppet
2 2 (8.70%) Fail2ban
2 2 (8.70%) HAProxy
2 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) Adobe
2 3 (13.04%) Google
3 2 (8.70%) Lets Encrypt
4 1 (4.35%) Apple
4 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds