The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 27 June 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
England / North East
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 115 64
Rank change year-on-year +62 -51  
Contract jobs citing PHP 5 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.88% 0.92% 1.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.87% 2.71% 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 6
Median daily rate £338 £300 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -12.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £186 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £375 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £328 £325
% change year-on-year +6.78% +0.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £15.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +206.45% -60.25%  

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 the North East with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 174 553 276
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 30.58% 33.93% 33.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 338 194
Median daily rate £350 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.37% -8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £248 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £486 £507
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 34 4
Median hourly rate £51.42 £28.75 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +78.83% -10.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £18.20 £15.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £36.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP in the North East

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in the North East over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PHP in the North East

PHP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP in the North East

PHP
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the North East region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +63 2 £338 +12.50% 14
PHP
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 North East region with a requirement for PHP.

1 11 (68.75%) CSS
2 10 (62.50%) HTML
3 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (43.75%) MySQL
5 6 (37.50%) Linux
6 5 (31.25%) SQL
6 5 (31.25%) Mobile App
7 4 (25.00%) HTML5
7 4 (25.00%) JSON
8 3 (18.75%) jQuery
8 3 (18.75%) Django
8 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
8 3 (18.75%) TDD
8 3 (18.75%) Web Design
8 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
8 3 (18.75%) Web Development
8 3 (18.75%) Windows
8 3 (18.75%) Oracle
8 3 (18.75%) Python
8 3 (18.75%) Perl
8 3 (18.75%) Web Services
8 3 (18.75%) XML
8 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
8 3 (18.75%) Network Management
8 3 (18.75%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (18.75%) Go
8 3 (18.75%) Grunt
8 3 (18.75%) CSS3
8 3 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (18.75%) Sass

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 1 (6.25%) Drupal
1 1 (6.25%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Grunt
1 3 (18.75%) gulp
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) git-flow
2 1 (6.25%) Xcode
General
1 2 (12.50%) Publishing
2 1 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Applications Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Applications Support
2 3 (18.75%) Applications Support Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Django Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (18.75%) Python Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Python/Django Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Web Developer
3 2 (12.50%) iOS Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Node.js Developer
3 2 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Support
4 1 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior PHP Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) CSS
2 10 (62.50%) HTML
3 4 (25.00%) HTML5
3 4 (25.00%) JSON
4 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
4 3 (18.75%) CSS3
4 3 (18.75%) Django
4 3 (18.75%) jQuery
4 3 (18.75%) Sass
4 3 (18.75%) Web Services
4 3 (18.75%) XML
5 2 (12.50%) Node.js
5 2 (12.50%) React
5 2 (12.50%) REST
6 1 (6.25%) Doctrine
6 1 (6.25%) Laravel
6 1 (6.25%) Symfony
6 1 (6.25%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Mobile App
2 3 (18.75%) User Experience
3 2 (12.50%) Linked Data
4 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.25%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) Android
3 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
4 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Front End Development
1 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
1 3 (18.75%) Mobile Application Development
1 3 (18.75%) Network Management
1 3 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (18.75%) TDD
1 3 (18.75%) Web Design
1 3 (18.75%) Web Development
2 2 (12.50%) Android Development
2 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
2 2 (12.50%) iOS Development
2 2 (12.50%) MVC
2 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
2 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile Development
3 1 (6.25%) OO
3 1 (6.25%) OOD
3 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) Go
3 3 (18.75%) Perl
3 3 (18.75%) Python
3 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Zend
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