Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 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 > Northamptonshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 54 60
Rank change year-on-year -7 +6 -10
Contract jobs citing PHP 3 20 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.44% 2.17% 0.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.20% 6.01% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 3
Northamptonshire median daily rate £300 £306 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.04% +11.36% +15.79%
East Midlands median daily rate £340 £400 £290
% change year-on-year -15.00% +37.93% +16.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 249 333 229
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 36.62% 36.08% 29.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 241 146
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £281 £300 £263
90th Percentile £541 £575 £556
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £10.59 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -75.09% - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £38.75 £18.25
% change year-on-year +9.68% +112.33% -47.86%

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 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 19 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
Northampton -6 1 - - 1
PHP
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) WordPress
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Mason
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) Mesos
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) API Design
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) CSS

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 (66.67%) WordPress
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) SMTP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (33.33%) AWS Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Designer
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
1 1 (33.33%) Mason
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) API Design
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) AWS Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
1 1 (33.33%) Mesos
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) SAP