Period
to 19 February 2019

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 February 2019 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 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 89 64 73
Rank change year-on-year -25 +9 +13
Contract jobs citing PHP 18 26 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.19% 2.21% 1.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.51% 4.84% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 7
Glasgow median daily rate £275 £344 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -14.06% +45.45%
10th Percentile £188 £295 £101
90th Percentile £383 £431 £450
Scotland median daily rate £328 £370 £328
% change year-on-year -11.28% +12.98% +2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £15.00 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £15.00 - -

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 716 537 465
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 47.23% 45.74% 44.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 338 244
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +6.62%
10th Percentile £310 £300 £263
90th Percentile £525 £479 £450
Scotland median daily rate £410 £400 £360
% change year-on-year +2.50% +11.11% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 8
Glasgow median hourly rate £28.75 £35.00 £30.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.86% +16.05% -45.16%
10th Percentile £13.50 £23.00 £16.55
90th Percentile £88.63 £58.15 £53.53
Scotland median hourly rate £42.50 £20.61 £43.50
% change year-on-year +106.26% -52.63% +16.00%

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 February 2019.

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 February 2019, 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 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 12 (66.67%) CSS
2 11 (61.11%) HTML
3 9 (50.00%) MySQL
4 8 (44.44%) Linux
4 8 (44.44%) SQL
5 6 (33.33%) Windows
5 6 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 6 (33.33%) Oracle
5 6 (33.33%) Perl
5 6 (33.33%) CMS
5 6 (33.33%) Web Development
5 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 6 (33.33%) HTML5
5 6 (33.33%) CSS3
6 5 (27.78%) Node.js
6 5 (27.78%) Performance Management
6 5 (27.78%) Incident Management
6 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
6 5 (27.78%) Java
6 5 (27.78%) ITIL
6 5 (27.78%) Application Performance Management
7 4 (22.22%) Capacity Management
7 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (22.22%) SLA
7 4 (22.22%) Change Management
7 4 (22.22%) WordPress
7 4 (22.22%) Problem Management
7 4 (22.22%) Network Management

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 6 (33.33%) CMS
2 4 (22.22%) WordPress
3 3 (16.67%) Drupal
3 3 (16.67%) MODX
4 2 (11.11%) Apache
4 2 (11.11%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) DNS
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 3 (16.67%) Grunt
1 3 (16.67%) gulp
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 1 (5.56%) Banking
1 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 6 (33.33%) Applications Support Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Junior
4 3 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (11.11%) Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Junior Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Junior Systems Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Network Support
6 1 (5.56%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) UI Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) CSS
2 11 (61.11%) HTML
3 6 (33.33%) CSS3
3 6 (33.33%) HTML5
4 5 (27.78%) Node.js
5 3 (16.67%) React Native
5 3 (16.67%) Sass
6 2 (11.11%) LAMP
6 2 (11.11%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.56%) jQuery
7 1 (5.56%) Laravel
7 1 (5.56%) React
7 1 (5.56%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Linux
2 6 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Web Development
2 5 (27.78%) Application Performance Management
2 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
2 5 (27.78%) Incident Management
2 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) Performance Management
3 4 (22.22%) Capacity Management
3 4 (22.22%) Change Management
3 4 (22.22%) Network Management
3 4 (22.22%) Problem Management
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 3 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
4 3 (16.67%) OO
4 3 (16.67%) Task Automation
5 2 (11.11%) DevOps
5 2 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 2 (11.11%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 6 (33.33%) Perl
3 6 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 5 (27.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Ansible
1 2 (11.11%) HAProxy
1 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (11.11%) Puppet
2 1 (5.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Lets Encrypt
3 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds