Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 20 November 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.

PHP
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 48 45
Rank change year-on-year +10 -3 -15
Contract jobs citing PHP 26 10 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 4.63% 1.90% 3.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.03% 4.41% 7.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 22
Leicestershire median daily rate £340 £325 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.62% +17.12% +8.82%
10th Percentile £307 £250 £134
90th Percentile £438 £440 £366
East Midlands median daily rate £340 £400 £280
% change year-on-year -15.00% +42.86% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Leicestershire median hourly rate - - £8.00
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £8.00

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Leicestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 288 227 250
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 51.34% 43.16% 47.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 134 148
Leicestershire median daily rate £326 £325 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.38% +4.84% +8.77%
10th Percentile £265 £250 £215
90th Percentile £500 £438 £416
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 10
Leicestershire median hourly rate £41.25 £37.50 £30.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +23.97% -19.33%
10th Percentile £17.98 £36.25 £10.70
90th Percentile £45.20 £39.75 £44.25
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year +13.33% +105.48% -47.86%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Leicestershire

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP in Leicestershire

PHP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP in Leicestershire

PHP
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Leicester +4 8 £425 +41.67% 5
PHP
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 19 (73.08%) JavaScript
2 15 (57.69%) HTML
2 15 (57.69%) MySQL
3 14 (53.85%) SQL
3 14 (53.85%) CSS
3 14 (53.85%) Linux
3 14 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (50.00%) TeamCity
5 11 (42.31%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (42.31%) Unix
5 11 (42.31%) .NET
5 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
5 11 (42.31%) Jenkins
5 11 (42.31%) DevOps
6 7 (26.92%) IIS
6 7 (26.92%) Windows
6 7 (26.92%) NoSQL
6 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (19.23%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (19.23%) Puppet
7 5 (19.23%) RESTful
7 5 (19.23%) Web Development
7 5 (19.23%) Unit Testing
7 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (15.38%) OOP
8 4 (15.38%) Symfony
8 4 (15.38%) Android
8 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
8 4 (15.38%) MongoDB
8 4 (15.38%) HTML5

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 7 (26.92%) IIS
2 3 (11.54%) Apache
2 3 (11.54%) Drupal
3 2 (7.69%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (42.31%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (57.69%) MySQL
2 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
3 7 (26.92%) NoSQL
4 4 (15.38%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 11 (42.31%) Jenkins
3 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
4 2 (7.69%) PHPUnit
4 2 (7.69%) Subversion
5 1 (3.85%) CruiseControl
5 1 (3.85%) Grunt
5 1 (3.85%) Selenium
General
1 2 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Developer
2 11 (42.31%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (34.62%) PHP Developer
4 7 (26.92%) Senior DevOps
4 7 (26.92%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 6 (23.08%) AWS DevOps
5 6 (23.08%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 6 (23.08%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (19.23%) Senior Windows Engineer
6 5 (19.23%) Windows DevOps Engineer
6 5 (19.23%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (15.38%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (15.38%) Cloud Automation Engineer
7 4 (15.38%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (15.38%) Web Developer
8 3 (11.54%) Azure DevOps
8 3 (11.54%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 3 (11.54%) Azure Engineer
8 3 (11.54%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 3 (11.54%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) HTML
2 14 (53.85%) CSS
3 11 (42.31%) .NET
4 5 (19.23%) RESTful
5 4 (15.38%) CSS3
5 4 (15.38%) HTML5
5 4 (15.38%) Symfony
6 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
6 3 (11.54%) jQuery
6 3 (11.54%) LAMP
6 3 (11.54%) Laravel
7 2 (7.69%) Ajax
7 2 (7.69%) Apache Cordova
7 2 (7.69%) Ext JS
7 2 (7.69%) PhoneGap
7 2 (7.69%) React
8 1 (3.85%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) User Experience
3 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Linux
2 11 (42.31%) Unix
3 7 (26.92%) Windows
4 4 (15.38%) Android
5 3 (11.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) DevOps
2 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (19.23%) Unit Testing
2 5 (19.23%) Web Development
3 4 (15.38%) Android Development
3 4 (15.38%) OOP
4 3 (11.54%) Innovative Thinking
5 2 (7.69%) Coaching
5 2 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL V3
5 2 (7.69%) OO
5 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.85%) MVC
6 1 (3.85%) Open Source
6 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.85%) TDD
6 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) JavaScript
2 14 (53.85%) SQL
3 2 (7.69%) Apple Swift
3 2 (7.69%) Java
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (19.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) SAP
1 2 (7.69%) Zend
2 1 (3.85%) Google
2 1 (3.85%) Twitter