Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 21 July 2018 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 > Northamptonshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 57 56
Rank change year-on-year -11 -1 +6
Contract jobs citing PHP 6 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.75% 0.67% 1.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.76% 2.16% 4.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 9
Northamptonshire median daily rate £225 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.71% +12.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £213 £305 £245
90th Percentile £343 £375 £430
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £328 £350
% change year-on-year +6.87% -6.43% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 341 231 216
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 42.68% 31.09% 28.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 153 162
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £405 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.23% +4.52% +10.56%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £276
90th Percentile £521 £550 £500
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 8
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £45.00 £113.75 £54.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.44% +108.72% +186.84%
10th Percentile £42.50 £53.23 £25.18
90th Percentile £47.50 £178.48 £76.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £47.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year -9.57% +20.51% +56.00%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Northamptonshire

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP in Northamptonshire

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PHP in Northamptonshire

PHP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP in Northamptonshire

PHP
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 21 July 2018. 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
Northampton -4 5 £225 - 5
PHP
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) Web Development
3 3 (50.00%) Laravel
4 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
4 2 (33.33%) MySQL
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) WordPress
5 1 (16.67%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) MVC
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Law
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) Adobe
5 1 (16.67%) Vue.js
5 1 (16.67%) Node.js
5 1 (16.67%) Ruby
5 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 2 (33.33%) WordPress
2 1 (16.67%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 3 (50.00%) PHP Web Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (33.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) Laravel
4 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (16.67%) Node.js
5 1 (16.67%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe