Period
to 21 July 2019

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 2019 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 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 54 68 57
Rank change year-on-year +14 -11 -1
Contract jobs citing PHP 4 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.74% 0.75% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.90% 1.76% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Northamptonshire median daily rate £300 £225 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -35.71% +12.00%
10th Percentile £208 £213 £305
90th Percentile £395 £343 £375
East Midlands median daily rate £338 £350 £328
% change year-on-year -3.57% +6.87% -6.43%
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 211 341 231
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 39.07% 42.68% 31.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 237 153
Northamptonshire median daily rate £380 £400 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.13% -1.23% +4.52%
10th Percentile £263 £300 £281
90th Percentile £538 £521 £550
East Midlands median daily rate £395 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -1.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £113.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.56% -60.44% +108.72%
10th Percentile £42.25 £42.50 £53.23
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £178.48
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £42.50 £47.00
% change year-on-year +2.94% -9.57% +20.51%

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 2019.

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 2019. 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 +9 3 £356 +58.33% 14
Towcester - 1 £190 -
PHP
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 July 2019, 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 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) WordPress
3 1 (25.00%) Magento
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Hudson
3 1 (25.00%) Node.js
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) React
3 1 (25.00%) Power BI
3 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
3 1 (25.00%) Power Platform
3 1 (25.00%) SEO
3 1 (25.00%) Automotive
3 1 (25.00%) Law
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Drupal
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (25.00%) 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 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (25.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) Power BI
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Hudson
General
1 1 (25.00%) Automotive
1 1 (25.00%) Law
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) CRM Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Drupal Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Full Stack Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) HR Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Sales Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Sales Support
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) React
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) CRM
1 1 (25.00%) SEO
1 1 (25.00%) Time Management
1 1 (25.00%) Web Development
1 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft