Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire 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 22 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 > Lincolnshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 8 16
Rank change year-on-year -8 +8 -3
Contract jobs citing PHP 10 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 6.76% 12.70% 1.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.86% 33.33% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 0
Lincolnshire median daily rate £316 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.67% - -
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 0
Lincolnshire median hourly rate - - -
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 Lincolnshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Lincolnshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 56 48 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 37.84% 38.10% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 20 13
Lincolnshire median daily rate £363 £363 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.83% -
10th Percentile £263 £274 £137
90th Percentile £485 £469 £465
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Lincolnshire median hourly rate £45.00 £31.80 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.53% +81.69% -
East Midlands median hourly rate £41.25 £37.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year +10.00% +105.48% -47.86%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Lincolnshire

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP in Lincolnshire

PHP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP in Lincolnshire

PHP
Contract Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Lincolnshire region over the 6 months to 22 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
Grantham - 2 £313 -
Lincoln -10 1 - -
Scunthorpe - 1 £413 -
PHP
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 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 Lincolnshire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 8 (80.00%) CSS
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) Apache
2 6 (60.00%) LAMP
2 6 (60.00%) MySQL
2 6 (60.00%) jQuery
3 5 (50.00%) RESTful
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) Symfony
3 5 (50.00%) Zend
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) SOAP
3 5 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (30.00%) SSL
4 3 (30.00%) Ajax
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) HTML5
4 3 (30.00%) CSS3
4 3 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (30.00%) API Development
4 3 (30.00%) PHP 5
5 2 (20.00%) React
5 2 (20.00%) Sass
5 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (20.00%) User Experience
5 2 (20.00%) Backbone.js
5 2 (20.00%) MVVM
5 2 (20.00%) Semantic Web
5 2 (20.00%) Banking

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lincolnshire 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 (60.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) gulp
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (30.00%) LAMP Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) UI Developer
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Java Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Magento Developer
5 1 (10.00%) PHP Magento Developer
5 1 (10.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 1 (10.00%) PHP Zend Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Symfony Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) CSS
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) jQuery
2 6 (60.00%) LAMP
3 5 (50.00%) RESTful
3 5 (50.00%) SOAP
3 5 (50.00%) Symfony
3 5 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (30.00%) Ajax
4 3 (30.00%) CSS3
4 3 (30.00%) HTML5
4 3 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (20.00%) Backbone.js
5 2 (20.00%) React
5 2 (20.00%) Sass
6 1 (10.00%) .NET
6 1 (10.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Semantic Web
1 2 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (30.00%) API Development
2 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (20.00%) MVC
2 2 (20.00%) MVVM
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 1 (10.00%) Microservices
3 1 (10.00%) OOP
3 1 (10.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) SOLID
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) PHP 5
3 2 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) ES6
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Zend
2 1 (10.00%) Xamarin