Period
to 19 June 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 June 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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 62 85
Rank change year-on-year -39 +23 -1
Contract jobs citing PHP 16 25 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.00% 2.16% 0.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.06% 4.13% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 6
Glasgow median daily rate £321 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.33% -6.31% +14.36%
10th Percentile £256 £107 £181
90th Percentile £362 £400 £425
Scotland median daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year +7.69% -1.52% -0.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Glasgow with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 775 605 522
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 48.50% 52.38% 41.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 479 331 296
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +5.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £301 £281 £251
90th Percentile £500 £450 £438
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £368
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.04% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £35.28 £17.39 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +102.85% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £16.76 £43.39 £38.25
% change year-on-year -61.37% +13.44% +23.39%

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 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 June 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 15 (93.75%) HTML
1 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 10 (62.50%) CSS
3 8 (50.00%) MySQL
3 8 (50.00%) .NET
3 8 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (43.75%) Python
5 6 (37.50%) jQuery
6 5 (31.25%) CMS
6 5 (31.25%) Java
7 4 (25.00%) HTML5
7 4 (25.00%) CSS3
8 3 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (18.75%) WordPress
8 3 (18.75%) Web Development
8 3 (18.75%) Service Management
8 3 (18.75%) ITIL
9 2 (12.50%) Oracle
9 2 (12.50%) Linux
9 2 (12.50%) SQL
9 2 (12.50%) LAMP
9 2 (12.50%) Adobe
9 2 (12.50%) Google
9 2 (12.50%) Akamai
9 2 (12.50%) Puppet
9 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
9 2 (12.50%) Analytics
9 2 (12.50%) Google Tag Manager
9 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
9 2 (12.50%) MODX

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 (31.25%) CMS
2 3 (18.75%) WordPress
3 2 (12.50%) MODX
4 1 (6.25%) Apache
4 1 (6.25%) Confluence
4 1 (6.25%) Drupal
4 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
4 1 (6.25%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Adobe Analytics
1 2 (12.50%) Akamai
1 2 (12.50%) Google Tag Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Google Analytics
2 1 (6.25%) Mailgun
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) Maven
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) .NET Developer
2 6 (37.50%) PHP Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Applications Developer
4 3 (18.75%) .NET Applications Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Backend Developer
4 3 (18.75%) HTML Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Java Applications Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
4 3 (18.75%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Python Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
6 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Magento Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Scrum Master
6 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) HTML
2 10 (62.50%) CSS
3 8 (50.00%) .NET
4 6 (37.50%) jQuery
5 4 (25.00%) CSS3
5 4 (25.00%) HTML5
6 3 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (12.50%) LAMP
8 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
8 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
8 1 (6.25%) J2EE
8 1 (6.25%) JPA
8 1 (6.25%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (6.25%) Node.js
8 1 (6.25%) REST
8 1 (6.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL
1 3 (18.75%) Service Management
1 3 (18.75%) Web Development
2 2 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (6.25%) DevOps
3 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.25%) Kanban
3 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Network Management
3 1 (6.25%) Scrum
3 1 (6.25%) SDLC
3 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 7 (43.75%) Python
3 5 (31.25%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) C#
5 1 (6.25%) Java 8
5 1 (6.25%) Perl
5 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
1 1 (6.25%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Ansible
1 2 (12.50%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) Fail2ban
2 1 (6.25%) HAProxy
2 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Adobe
1 2 (12.50%) Google
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Lets Encrypt