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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 39 50 61
Rank change year-on-year +11 +11  
Contract jobs citing PHP 13 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.49% 0.88% 1.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.96% 2.70% 3.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 1
Median daily rate £375 £250 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +49.85% +43.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year +14.28% -20.45%  

PHP is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 262 185 281
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 50.10% 32.51% 34.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 104 161
Median daily rate £370 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% -9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £265 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Median hourly rate £17.32 - £21.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.89 - £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.36 - £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing PHP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PHP in Glasgow

PHP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP in Glasgow

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for PHP.

1 17 (94.44%) JavaScript
2 14 (77.78%) Web Development
3 11 (61.11%) HTML
4 9 (50.00%) Linux
4 9 (50.00%) CSS
5 7 (38.89%) Java
6 6 (33.33%) CMS
6 6 (33.33%) LAMP
6 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
7 5 (27.78%) GitLab
7 5 (27.78%) Ansible
7 5 (27.78%) DevOps
7 5 (27.78%) Continuous Deployment
7 5 (27.78%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (27.78%) NoSQL
7 5 (27.78%) Shell Script
7 5 (27.78%) Ruby
7 5 (27.78%) J2EE
7 5 (27.78%) JBoss
7 5 (27.78%) Python
8 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
8 4 (22.22%) Scrum
8 4 (22.22%) WordPress
9 3 (16.67%) Jadu
9 3 (16.67%) PHPUnit
9 3 (16.67%) MODX
9 3 (16.67%) TDD
9 3 (16.67%) Degree

PHP
Top Related 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 6 (33.33%) CMS
2 5 (27.78%) JBoss
3 4 (22.22%) WordPress
4 3 (16.67%) IIS
4 3 (16.67%) Jadu
4 3 (16.67%) MODX
5 1 (5.56%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 5 (27.78%) NoSQL
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 3 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (27.78%) GitLab
3 3 (16.67%) PHPUnit
4 2 (11.11%) JUnit
4 2 (11.11%) NUnit
4 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
5 1 (5.56%) Fiddler
General
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) Web Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Consultant
3 5 (27.78%) DevOps Consultant
4 4 (22.22%) PHP Developer
5 3 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Architect
6 2 (11.11%) CMS Developer
6 2 (11.11%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (11.11%) HTML Developer
6 2 (11.11%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (5.56%) .NET Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) HTML
2 9 (50.00%) CSS
3 6 (33.33%) LAMP
4 5 (27.78%) J2EE
5 3 (16.67%) .NET
6 2 (11.11%) Web Services
7 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
7 1 (5.56%) Ajax
7 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
7 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (5.56%) JSON
7 1 (5.56%) REST
7 1 (5.56%) RESTful
7 1 (5.56%) SOAP
7 1 (5.56%) Symfony
7 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.56%) IPTV
3 1 (5.56%) New Media
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Web Development
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) Continuous Deployment
3 5 (27.78%) DevOps
4 4 (22.22%) Scrum
5 3 (16.67%) OO
5 3 (16.67%) TDD
6 2 (11.11%) High Availability
6 2 (11.11%) Web Design
7 1 (5.56%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.56%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (5.56%) Kanban
7 1 (5.56%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (5.56%) Project Governance
7 1 (5.56%) Project Management
7 1 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (5.56%) SDLC
7 1 (5.56%) Software Delivery
7 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) JavaScript
2 7 (38.89%) Java
3 5 (27.78%) Python
3 5 (27.78%) Ruby
3 5 (27.78%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Adobe
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
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